More on Civil Rights

Commentary

The Right Wing Screams for the Wambulance over Gay Marriage Ruling

By Walter Olson. The Daily Beast. October 13, 2014.

FIRE’s Mounting Lawsuit Attacks Bringing Free Speech Back to College Campuses

By Nat Hentoff. Cato.org. September 24, 2014.

Far Too Many Black Americans Remain Separate and Unequal

By Nat Hentoff. Cato.org. September 10, 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

Racial Disparities in the Application of “Stand Your Ground” Laws

By Ilya Shapiro. Testimony. October 17, 2014.

De Leon v. Perry

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. September 17, 2014.

Baskin v. Bogan, Fujii v. Commissioner of Revenue, and Lee v. Abbott

By Elizabeth Wydra and Ilya Shapiro. Legal Briefs. August 6, 2014.

Cato Reviews & Journals

Equality, Justice, and Freedom: A Constitutional Perspective

James A. Dorn. Cato Journal. Fall 2014.

The “Long View”: Toward Restoring the Constitution?

Roger Pilon. Supreme Court Review. 2013-2014.

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

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

Events

The Ongoing Events in Ferguson, Missouri

Featuring Tim Lynch. August 22, 2014. Special Event.

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.