The movement to reform our country’s for-profit, cash bail system has gained steam over the last few months as elected officials from states including California, Colorado, Texas, Oklahoma, New Jersey, and more have enacted reforms to reduce the number of people who are jailed before they have th
Equality, liberty, and justice for all
Across the country, people are talking about abortion as legislatures in the South and Midwest mount a full-scale attack on our reproductive freedom. Naturally, people are stressed and angry. I am too. I’ve been fighting to protect abortion access for more than 25 years.
Three years ago, an eighth grade student named Keely Burks created a petition at Charter Day School in Leland, North Carolina. That petition asked for a simple change: that girls be allowed to wear pants and not be punished.