Civil Rights

Share Mark as favorite

crowded_city_street_population_boom_shutterstock

Covering a story about society and culture? Here’s the latest from AEI’s Society and Culture experts.

Share Mark as favorite

MEDIA_Murray_CNN_GPS_052415_280

Charles Murray discusses his new book ‘By the People’ and how it relates to contemporary issues.

Share Mark as favorite

American_flag_city_skyline_patriotism_shutterstock

We’re joined this week by Fox News contributor and columnist Kirsten Powers to discuss her new book.

Share Mark as favorite

Jonah-Goldberg-Charles-Murray-By-the-People-interview_293

The federal government has unilaterally decided that it can and should tell us how to live our lives. If we object, it threatens, “Fight this, and we’ll ruin you.”

Share Mark as favorite

How certain states’ voting districts are gerrymandered into racially homogeneous zones and law suits challenging race-based legislation in the courts.

Share Mark as favorite

Demonstrators march in Baltimore, Maryland April 29, 2015.  Reuters

Neighborhoods matter because culture matters. Middle-class families have always known this, which is why so many parents move to the suburbs in pursuit of safer streets, better schools and shared values.

Share Mark as favorite

Image Credit: National Guard (Flickr) (CC-BY-2.0)

The American Friends Service Committee has been hijacked by radicals. In an essay regarding the ongoing violence in Baltimore, the group comes perilously close not only to rationalizing but also excusing violence.

Share Mark as favorite

U.S. Rep. and Chair of the Democratic National Committee Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D-FL) speaks at a rally before U.S. first lady Michelle Obama came onstage in Fort Lauderdale, Florida August 22, 2012. Reuters

On this issue, many Democrats are out of step with public opinion. Rand Paul is right that reporters who avoid questioning them about that are remiss in their journalistic duty.

Share Mark as favorite

U.S. Senator Rand Paul (R-KY), a 2016 Republican White House hopeful, speaks at a campaign event in Milford, New Hampshire April 8, 2015. REUTERS/Joel Page

Ask Democrats tough questions about abortion, and their extremism on the issue becomes obvious.

Share Mark as favorite

Demonstrators gather at Monument Circle to protest a controversial religious freedom bill recently signed by Governor Mike Pence during a rally in Indianapolis March 28, 2015.  Reuters

The original RFRA was a good and just law that had absolutely nothing to do with gays. It was introduced in the House by  Charles E. Schumer (D-NY). It passed on a voice vote in the House and by 97 to 3 in the Senate. President Clinton signed it into law without controversy.

Open
Refine Content