More on Civil Rights


Racial Equality: Much Progress Made, Much More Needed

By Michael D. Tanner. National Review (Online). September 14, 2016.

The Constitution’s Perennial Promise of Liberty

By Nat Hentoff and Nick Hentoff. September 1, 2016.

Fisher Decision a Disappointment, but Won’t Stop Campaign against Racial Preferences

By Ilya Shapiro. Pope Center. July 6, 2016.

Cato Studies

To Confront the Assassin’s Veto, or to Ratify It?

By Robert Corn-Revere. Working Paper No. 36. January 5, 2016.

High on Life? Medical Marijuana Laws and Suicide

By D. Mark Anderson, Daniel I. Rees, and Joseph J. Sabia. Research Briefs in Economic Policy No. 17. January 7, 2015.

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

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


Ending Legalized Piracy: Civil Asset Forfeiture Reform

Roger Pilon and Trevor Burrus. Policy Priorities for the 114th Congress. 2015.

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.

Public Filings

D’Agostino v. Baker

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and Jayme Weber. Legal Briefs. June 3, 2016.

Trinity Lutheran Church v. Pauley

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and Jayme Weber. Legal Briefs. April 21, 2016.

Cressman v. Thompson

By Ilya Shapiro, Trevor Burrus, and Jayme Weber. Legal Briefs. December 30, 2015.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Is the TPP Free Trade?

Policy Report. September/October 2016.

Defense Lawyers Will Fight All the Way to the Supreme Court to Protect Their Clients’ Right to Pay Them

Terrance G. Reed and Howard Srebnick. Supreme Court Review. 2015-2016.

Evenwel v. Abbott: Destroying Electoral Equality and Eroding “One Person, One Vote”

Hans von Spakovsky. Supreme Court Review. 2015-2016.


The Domestic Drone Revolution: Risks and Rewards in Perspective

Featuring Matthew Feeney and Patrick G. Eddington. September 27, 2016. Conference.

#CatoDigital — Digital Speech under Attack: How Regulators Are Trying to Shut Down Dissent Online

Featuring Kat Murti. June 29, 2016. Cato Digital.

The Assassin’s Veto

Featuring Robert Corn-Revere and John Samples. January 7, 2016. Policy Forum.


Academic Freedom and Free Speech

By Roger Pilon. March 16, 2016.