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Walking Free While Black: Unlocking Streets, Communities

Attorney General Eric Holder promises to overhaul America’s prison system.

by Atreish Ramlakhan

Some of our most recent national news stories paint a definitive picture: institutional racism, which has a long and painful history for many Americans, is still very much a part of our lives. 632 more words

Originalism, the Unitary Executive, and the Constitutional Case for Obama’s Immigration Policy

Originalism, the Unitary Executive, and the Constitutional Case for Obama’s Immigration Policy

The Obama administration’s immigration policy deferring deportation for more than four million illegal immigrants has been the focus of extensive constitutional debate since it was announced last fall. 37 more words

Political Correctness

The Politics of Rutgers University's 250th Commencement

Yesterday morning, the White House announced President Barack Obama will speak at the 250th Rutgers University commencement this year.

This is a huge moment in the history of the school, and as an alumni of Rutgers I am tremendously proud that the anniversary of my alma mater is so important that the President has decided to speak there. 670 more words

Barack Obama

Barack Obama releases thousands of Fast and Furious documents previously sealed under Executive Privilege

  Back in 2012, when the investigation into the Fast and Furious scandal seemed to be closing in on Eric Holder, the Attorney General asked Barack Obama to… 730 more words

Politics

President Obama giving early release to dozens of federal drug convicts

WASHINGTON — In a move that exemplifies President Obama’s pledge to radically reform the federal penal system and sentencing guidelines, he commuted the prison sentences of more than five dozen drug offenders on Wednesday. 391 more words

Atlanta

President Obama giving early release to dozens of federal drug convicts

WASHINGTON — In a move that exemplifies President Obama’s pledge to radically reform the federal penal system and sentencing guidelines, he commuted the prison sentences of more than five dozen drug offenders on Wednesday. 391 more words

Atlanta

President Obama giving early release to dozens of federal drug convicts

WASHINGTON — In a move that exemplifies President Obama’s pledge to radically reform the federal penal system and sentencing guidelines, he commuted the prison sentences of more than five dozen drug offenders on Wednesday. 391 more words

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