New detainer policy is a positive step, but serious Constitutional problems still remain.
Voting: it's one of the fundamental rights of a citizen in a democracy, and yet millions of Americans who are ex-felons are denied it, even after they have paid their debt to society.
President Obama recently ordered an end to deportation of young people who have been brought to this country as children.
A federal appeals court declared that the DOMA unconstitutionally denies benefits to married gay couples, a ruling all but certain to wind up before the U.S. Supreme Court.
A respected African American faculty surgeon filed a racial discrimination suit against the UCLA Medical Center and UC Regents after they refused to take action on blatant acts of racism.
In attempt to get a marriage license in North Carolina, Mary Jamis, a lesbian, was arrested, along with a friend, in Winston-Salem.
A vicious backhand to undocumented people, Arizona's SB1070 is a law that allows local police to detain and arrest anyone.
This development comes after a recent example of such prejudice, in which a lesbian couple was kicked out of a restaurant.
These teenagers were vilified simply because they looked and dressed differently, and listened to heavy metal.
An online petition campaign-gone-viral this week has triggered an exodus by giant corporations out of ALEC.