University of Virginia School of Law
Professor at the University of Virginia School of Law and an expert in feminist theory
The US Defense Department may be making history by opening all combat roles to women, but advocates say that's just recognizing what's been true for a long time.
Dec. 4, 2015from To the Point
Defense Secretary Leon Panetta made a historic announcement today when he lifted the ban on women in combat , at the request of a unanimous Joint Chiefs of Staff.
Jan. 24, 2013from To the Point
About 16 percent of America's military is now composed of women. In Iraq, more than 130 have been killed, more than 800 wounded.
Jul. 5, 2012from Which Way, L.A.?
Orange County Democrats are celebrating a victory that seemed almost impossible 10 years ago.
Aug. 9from KCRW Features
“False flag” reports, even outright deceptions, have led to some of America’s longest wars. New technology makes another disastrous mistake more likely than ever.
Jul. 18from To the Point
Jeffrey Epstein was found dead in his cell at the Manhattan Correctional Center on Saturday, as he awaited trial. What happens next in the investigation?
Aug. 14from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers
Once again it’s the race for the White House as Reality TV, with 20 performers focused on making the next audition. Are “bold proposals” politically risky?
Jul. 30from To the Point
Playboy Magazine built a culture of objectifying women that doesn't fly in the #MeToo era.
Aug. 6from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
Can he really get Republicans on board?
Aug. 9from Left, Right & Center
The annual Iowa State Fair is known as the unofficial start to campaign season.
Aug. 9from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
From Richie Havens to Jimi Hendrix, photographer Henry Diltz recalls his favorite moments of the historic festival.
Aug. 16from KCRW Features
Special Counsel Robert Mueller testifies before congress, but does he say anything new?
Jul. 24from LRC Presents: All the President's Lawyers