In late April, the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that could establish marriage equality in the United States. The attorney arguing for federal marriage rights of same-sex couples said LGBTQ people have been denied equal protection of the law and should not have to wait and see whether states would vote in favor of rights they are guaranteed under the constitution.
In The French Intifada: The Long War Between France and Its Arabs, author Andrew Hussey examines the current crisis in France between Muslim residents and the state, and takes an uncompromising look at France's colonial record in North Africa.
While Texans of all ages have felt the negative impact of the photo ID law, the burden on the state's seniors is particularly acute. Older voters are less likely to have a current driver's license.