April 1, 2018

Stacking the Bench: Trump’s Dangerous Judicial Nominees

Federal courts decide legal rights and principles of critical importance to women, including the right to privacy, equal protection, anti-discrimination protections at work and at school, and protections for health and safety. Federal judges’ interpretation of

August 15, 2018

Pregnant and Scared…of Judge Kavanaugh

Why This Pregnant Woman Opposes Kavanaugh’s Nomination to the Supreme Court My husband and I are thrilled to be expecting our first child. We’ve decorated her safari-themed nursery, read more pregnancy and parenting books than I

August 7, 2018

Roe at Risk: Looking to the Next Supreme Court Decision on Abortion

Justice Kennedy recently announced his retirement, and much of the immediate reaction has centered on his replacement – and what that would mean for abortion rights. The public is concerned that abortion access is at risk

August 7, 2018

Tell Your Senators: #StopKavanaugh to #SaveRoe Digital Day of Action Toolkit

Tell Your Senators: #StopKavanaugh to #SaveRoe Digital Day of Action Toolkit Join the National Women’s Law Center for a national digital day of action on the Supreme Court nomination and threats to our health and rights

August 7, 2018

Black Women’s Equal Pay Day is Another Reminder of Why We Need to Kick Kavanaugh to the Curb

This week we observe Black women’s equal pay day to recognize the fact that Black women have to work an extra 7 months to catch up to what their white, non-Hispanic male colleagues made the previous

November 13, 2017

A Tax Plan That Hurts Women and Families

August 3, 2018

How to Be a Boss & Stop Brett Kavanaugh During August Recess

“Tell me something. Where your boss at?” – Beyoncé (also you @ your senator) I don’t know about you, but my summer isn’t complete without sun, sand, and political accountability. August is the perfect month for

July 27, 2018

Kavanaugh on the Supreme Court Would Further Endanger Reproductive and Environmental Justice

Brett Kavanaugh, President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, has a record of siding with big business over the environment. His presence on the bench could shift the Court in a way that would harm everyone for generations

July 16, 2018

Sorry, Not Sorry: Our Generation Cares About Reproductive Rights

As the legal interns for the Reproductive Rights and Health team at the National Women’s Law Center, we were given the opportunity to rally not once, not twice, but three times outside of the Supreme Court

July 10, 2018

Three Things You Should Know About Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh

On Monday, President Trump announced Judge Brett Kavanaugh as his pick to replace Justice Anthony Kennedy on the Supreme Court. Kavanaugh came from Trump’s nominee shortlist, which means he passed the egregious litmus test required by

July 6, 2018

Consequences of Janus v. AFSCME: Devastating for All Women and Across Generations

Last week, the Supreme Court delivered a huge blow to labor unions, which will affect the working conditions for my soon-to-be retired mother and my sister who is a soon-to-be graduate. In a 5-4 decision, the

July 6, 2018

An Unranked List of Potential SCOTUS Disasters

Updated on July 11, 2018 to reflect the nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. These days, all of our alarm bells are cracked from overuse. We need a new bell! A huge one that I can positively

June 28, 2018

NIFLA v. Becerra: SCOTUS Fails to Protect Women from the Deceptive Practices of Anti-Abortion Counseling Centers

On Tuesday, the Supreme Court issued a damaging and extremely disappointing 5-4 decision in NIFLA v. Becerra. We should all be able to agree that pregnant women deserve timely and accurate information about their pregnancies and the

June 22, 2018

I Asked Notorious RBG What She Thought About the #MeToo Movement – Here’s What She Said

As a Georgetown Women’s Law & Public Policy Fellow I had the opportunity to sip tea with RBG earlier this week as she answered questions about her life, the Supreme Court, and our favorite topic –