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Supreme Court Introduces Pandemic Preparedness Diplomacy Act

The legislation was also introduced as an amendment to the fiscal year 2021 national defense authorization act. Instead of working with the international community, the Donald Trump administration has taken a series of steps that make responding to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic and prepare for future outbreaks more difficult, including announcing that the United States would withdraw its support of the world health organization.

Barragán Statement on Supreme Court DACA Decision

DACA recipients can breathe a sigh of relief this morning, as the Supreme Court ruled they are safe for now.

Supreme Court Oral Argument: President Trump’s Financial Records

Supreme Court Oral Argument on Congressional Subpoenas for President Trump's Financial Records The Supreme Court hears oral argument via teleconference due to the coronavirus pandemic. This...

Fig Trees Are Like Democracies

By James Preston Allen, Publisher “Democracy is like growing a fig tree. It must be pruned for it to bear the best fruit. As it...

Second-Class Citizenship Continues, But Today, I Celebrate

By Zamná Ávila, Assistant Editor The June 26 Supreme Court ruling that made it legal for same-sex couples to marry in all 50 states was...

Not Too Proud to Fight

By Viktor T. Kerney, Guest Columnist On June 26, the Supreme Court delivered a historic ruling for Marriage Equality. Same-sex couples now have the freedom...

#LoveWins: LGBTQ, Allies Celebrate Nationwide Marriage Equality in Long Beach

The U.S. Supreme Court Declared Marriage for Same-Sex Couples Legal in All 50 States By Crystal Niebla, Contributing Reporter Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer...

Fear of a Black (& Brown & Yellow) Electorate

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor “Throwing out pre-clearance when it has worked and is continuing to work to stop discriminatory changes is like throwing away...

SCOTUS Decision on Health Care Law–Was it Really a Victory?

By Paul Rosenberg, Senior Editor The Supreme Court's 5-4 decision finding the Democrats' health-care reform law constitutional has been a source of confusion from the...

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COVID-19 EDD Assistance Information

Many Californians have suffered a loss of work and are struggling to stay afloat due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Let Your Voice Be Heard

During this unprecedented time, public comment during board meetings has transitioned from in-person to call-in, which has substantially increased public access and...

The Tipping Point!

By Robert Lee Johnson The general assembly of the Commonwealth of Virginia in 1669 addressed the killing of...

Protests”: In Portland, Getting Out of Jail Requires Relinquishing Constitutional Rights

Federal authorities are using a new tactic in their battle against protesters in Portland, Oregon