Sherrilyn A.'s Articles
In plugging his new book, George W. Bush has proudly proclaimed his approval of waterboarding. It is one more example of a growing contempt for the rule of law at the highest levels of power.
The far right's obsession with the New Black Panther Party is part of a broader campaign to prevent the U.S. Justice Department from protecting minorities from discrimination.
In plugging her book, Condoleezza Rice has suggested that the nonviolent strategy of the civil rights movement was wimpy. Actually, it took dedication, training and unusual courage.
Legal experts have been too quick to give Virginia Lamp Thomas a pass for her right-wing activities. The Supreme Court's own decisions make it clear: A perceived bias is just as bad as a real one.
Last year, district attorneys who fabricated or withheld evidence avoided a high-court decision on paying damages to their victims. It's time the justices told them there are consequences for sending innocent people to prison.