More on Civil Rights

Commentary

Powerful Force Teaching Students the Very Essence of Being Americans

By Nat Hentoff. Cato.org. April 23, 2014.

The Constitutional March Down the Aislel

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Tulsa World. April 6, 2014.

Choosing What to Photograph Is a Form of Speech

By Eugene Volokh and Ilya Shapiro. The Wall Street Journal. March 18, 2014.

Cato Studies

Marriage against the State: Toward a New View of Civil Marriage

By Jason Kuznicki. Policy Analysis No. 671. January 12, 2011.

The Federal Marriage Amendment: Unnecessary, Anti-Federalist, and Anti-Democratic

By Dale Carpenter. Policy Analysis No. 570. June 1, 2006.

Understanding Privacy — and the Real Threats to It

By Jim Harper. Policy Analysis No. 520. August 4, 2004.

Articles

The Beginning of the End of the Gay Marriage Debate

Ilya Shapiro. Engage. Vol. 14. No. 1. Summer 2013.

Discrimination, Affirmative Action, and Freedom: Sorting out the Issues

Roger Pilon. American University Law Review. Vol. 75. No. 45. 1996.

On the First Principles of Constitutionalism: Liberty, Then Democracy, Economic and Social Rights

Roger Pilon. The American University Journal of International Law and Policy. Vol. 8. No. 2. Spring 1992.

Public Filings

Tanco v. Haslem

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. June 16, 2014.

Bourke v. Beshear

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. June 16, 2014.

DeBoer v. Snyder

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. June 16, 2014.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Speech, Subsidies, and Traditions: AID v. AOSI and the First Amendment

Charles W. "Rocky" Rhodes. Supreme Court Review. 2012-2013.

Federalism, Liberty, and Equality in United States v. Windsor

Ernest A. Young and Erin C. Blondel. Supreme Court Review. 2012-2013.

Equal Protection

Roger Pilon. Supreme Court Review. 2012-2013.

Events

After the Arguments: What’s Next for Marriage Equality?

Featuring Ilya Shapiro and Walter Olson. April 12, 2013. Capitol Hill Briefing.

Law, Politics, and Same-Sex Marriage

Featuring Ilya Shapiro and Walter Olson. March 27, 2013. Policy Forum.

Wounds That Will Not Heal: Affirmative Action and Our Continuing Racial Divide

Featuring John Samples. November 20, 2012. Book Forum.