Scales of Justice After Justice Scalia

By KARL MARTINEZ, age 10, CARA CHANG, age 12, MIA CHANG, age 12, ALICE CHEKUNOVA, age 11, and MADISON ROBERTS, age 12 The current U.S. Supreme Court justices on the steps of the Supreme Court Building. Left to right (from most liberal to least liberal): Elena Kagan,...

FBI Tries to Take Bite Out of Apple

By CARLINE BOSTON, age 11 Earlier this year, protesters gathered outside Apple stores across the country to rally against the FBI’s attempts to hack into iPhones. PHOTO: iPhoneDigital/Flickr The U.S. Senate is writing a bill that could force technology companies...

Here Comes Generation Z

By SAUL FERHOLT-KAHN, age 10 Queer Youth Network paraders at Pride London. A new study shows that youth today are more open minded about issues of gender and sexuality. PHOTO: AnemoneProjectors (Wikimedia Commons) A report from the 2015 study by JWTIG, a trend...

Justice Department Defends the Poor

By Evangeline Comeau-Kirschner, age 10 State and local courts in the United States have increasingly put poor people in jail for not being able to pay off legal fees. PHOTO: Edward Corpuz On March 14, Vanita Gupta and Lisa Foster, members of the U.S. Department of...