#Supreme Court

  • Article: Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban
    Girls & Women

    Hindu Temple in India to Let Menstruating Women Enter After Centuries-Long Ban

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 6, 2019

    The decision follows months of unrest. Read more

  • Article: Ethiopia Appoints First Female Supreme Court Head
    Girls & Women

    Ethiopia Appoints First Female Supreme Court Head

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 1, 2018

    Women’s rights activist and lawyer Meaza Ashenafi was sworn in Thursday. Read more

  • Article: Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo
    Girls & Women

    Kavanaugh's Supreme Court Fight Unfolds in Spotlight of #MeToo

    Sept. 21, 2018|Voice of America

    Allegations of sexual misconduct against US Supreme Court nominee causes turmoil. Read more

  • Article: 10 Powerful Images of Triumph and Resilience From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    10 Powerful Images of Triumph and Resilience From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sophie Maes|Sept. 7, 2018

    These powerful images capture everything from natural disasters to democracy in action. Read more

  • Article: India Decriminalises Homosexuality in a Huge Win for Gay Rights
    Citizenship

    India Decriminalises Homosexuality in a Huge Win for Gay Rights

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Imogen Calderwood|Sept. 6, 2018

    It puts an end to a 160-year-old law. Read more

  • Article: Brett Kavanaugh Could Upend Environmental Rules if Approved to Supreme Court
    Environment

    Brett Kavanaugh Could Upend Environmental Rules if Approved to Supreme Court

    By Joe McCarthy|July 11, 2018

    "I call him Lord Voldemort.” Read more

  • Article: 5 of the Most Searing Lines From Sonia Sotomayor's Travel Ban Dissent
    Citizenship

    5 of the Most Searing Lines From Sonia Sotomayor's Travel Ban Dissent

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2018

    “With profound regret, I dissent.” Read more

  • Article: Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban on Muslim-Majority Countries
    Citizenship

    Supreme Court Upholds Trump's Travel Ban on Muslim-Majority Countries

    By Joe McCarthy|June 26, 2018

    “This ruling will go down in history as one of the Supreme Court’s great failures.” Read more