President Obama honors 50th anniversary of Civil Rights Act


DOWNLOAD VIDEO At the Lyndon B. Johnson Presidential Library in Austin, Texas, four presidents and prominent civil rights advocates recently gathered to celebrate the 50th…read more

Can corporations exercise religious rights? SCOTUS hears challenge to contraceptive mandate


DOWNLOAD VIDEO On Tuesday, the Supreme Court heard arguments from two private for-profit companies that claim the Affordable Care Act (the president’s signature healthcare law,…read more

Paralympics reignites debate over U.N. disabilities treaty


DOWNLOAD VIDEO As the Paralympic Olympic Games are played in Sochi, Russia, this week, attention has been focused on talented athletes with physical disabilities from…read more

White House-backed initiative aims to improve chances for young men of color


In an effort to address the challenges young men of color face as they go to school and enter the workforce, leaders from different sectors…read more

Should teen inmates ever be put in solitary confinement?


DOWNLOAD VIDEO New York State has decided not to allow prisons to place teenage inmates in solitary confinement. The new policy comes as a report…read more

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