A Doubtful Proposition: A Reflection on the Trial of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7

By Brian Terrell “Whether nuclear weapons are actually illegal under international or domestic law (a doubtful proposition) is not relevant or an appropriate issue to litigate in this case,” so ruled Judge Lisa Godbey Wood of the US District Court for the Southern District of Georgia, late on Friday October 18. This last-minute order, restricting … Continue reading A Doubtful Proposition: A Reflection on the Trial of the Kings Bay Plowshares 7

DACA is Important But Not Enough to End Criminalization of Our Immigrant Community

By Arlin Karina Téllez Martínez On November 12th, the Supreme Court of the United States heard the first oral arguments on the constitutionality of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA). I was first approved for DACA in 2014, my freshman year of high school. I grew up in a small town in North Carolina where … Continue reading DACA is Important But Not Enough to End Criminalization of Our Immigrant Community