The New York Times – George Pataki adds a socially liberal voice to the race for the GOP nomination.
OUT Magazine – North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory vetoes his state’s ‘religious freedom’ bill.
The Root – Study finds that black teachers are just as likely as white teachers to disproportionately punish black students.
The Atlantic – How Nebraska abolished the death penalty.
Think Progress – Sheriff Joe Arpaio is racking up legal fees in his racial profiling case and wants the public to pay for it.
Talking Points Memo – A Connecticut pastor was shot three times in a possible anti-LGBT hate crime.
NPR – Federal appeals court blocks Arkansas ban on abortion after 12 weeks.
The Guardian – Gender and racial bias can be ‘unlearnt’ during sleep, a new study suggests.
Jacobin – In supporting marriage equality, Ireland rejected the conservative structures that have shaped the country for centuries.