Robin Lakoff: Even before we have properly unpacked our campaign listening ears, the interpreters and sages are weighing in on Hillary Clinton’s talk, and very little of their assessment concerns what she is saying, and even less is in any way positive.
Elections and Campaigns
Gilda L. Ochoa: Integrating sexual health education into our schools’ formal curriculum is an important step in truly educating youth and unmasking misperceptions that have infiltrated our society.
Law & Justice
Sebastián Sclofsky: The danger of concentrating all our efforts on police reform is that it reinforces a way of thinking which posits that the solutions to the problems affecting low-income brown and black communities is one of law and order.
Robert Reich: The only way to contain the Street’s excesses is with reforms so big, bold, and public they can’t be watered down – busting up the biggest banks and resurrecting Glass-Steagall.