Thursday, October 30, 2014
The Takeaway explores the FCC and net neutrality, a viral video about street harassment, and the influence of lobbyists on state attorneys general.
Monday, October 27, 2014
The Takeaway examines the response to the Ebola virus in New York and New Jersey, we check in on Todd Zwillich's political tour of the South, we discuss the culture of school sports.
Friday, October 24, 2014
A Breaking News Consumer's Handbook: Infectious Disease Edition, "dark money" in midterm elections, and demystifying #GamerGate.
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Many Southern prosecutors have reopened decades-old civil rights-era murders in the last 20 years. The Takeaway examines what these cases tell us about our past, and our present.
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
A new case is leading some to question who, under the current Supreme Court, qualifies for human rights and why corporations seem to be more protected than individuals.
Friday, October 03, 2014
By Alex Goldman
Yesterday, Facebook CTO Mike Schroepfer announced updates to the way that Facebook conducts research.
Thursday, September 25, 2014
When he joined President Obama's cabinet, Attorney General Eric Holder was expected to oversee the shutdown of the US detention facility at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba. That never happened, but Holder succeeded in shifting focus back to civilian courts — but also aggressively onto leakers.
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
In 2011, an Ecuadoran judge fined Chevron $19billion for damages caused to the Amazon. But after the ruling, the case took a big twist when questions about the winning lawyer emerged.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
By John Epstein
It’s not embalmed in a time capsule of amber as though it was not meant to change over time.
Monday, September 08, 2014
What happens when one parent takes a child across international borders without the other parent’s permission? In 1980, the United States and international partners created a treaty that lays out the rules for what federal officials are supposed to do ...
Friday, August 29, 2014
The attorneys that argued in the Supreme Court that California's Proposition 8 was unconstitutional talk about the five-year struggle to win the right for gays to marry.