In episode 16, Yvette and Cynthia shine a light on ALEC, the organization responsible for legislation like “Stand Your Ground,” reject a world with borders, and explain the recent case that permits indefinite detention of certain immigrants awaiting deportation. They warn against ALEC’s insidious agenda, discuss the importance of the right to travel, and shame the court for not finding indefinite detention unconstitutional.
Current Event: ALEC’s Anti-Protestor Legislation
Read more about ALEC here.
Deep Thoughts: Borders
Read an Op-Ed in the Atlantic on a world without borders here.
Case: Jennings v. Rodriguez
Read the Jennings v. Rodriguez decision here.
Cynthia recommends utilizing the Calm app for meditation and general relaxation purposes.