The Failures of Equal Protection

Posted: March 29, 2015 by Nazim in Equal Protection

Like most great story arcs, our discussion into Equal Protection has a depressing epilogue.  Through cases concerning equal protection and affirmative action, Brett and Nazim talk about how the Court’s rigid approach to Equal Protection has blocked anti-discrimination efforts up through this term of the Supreme Court.  The current case before the Supreme Court, which deals with the Texas Housing Authority and the Court’s Disparate Impact test, is the litmus test under which to be depressed by. Libsyn link

Original photo attributed to Levy & fils. Source: wikipedia (linked).

Original photo attributed to Levy & fils. Source: wikipedia (linked).

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