Jeff Sessions

Jeff Sessions Makes Unsettling Comment Praising “Anglo-American Heritage of Law Enforcement”

Attorney General Jeff Sessions raised eyebrows while praising the "Anglo-American heritage of law enforcement" during a speech to the National Sheriffs’ Association on Monday.
Maggie Serota / February 12, 2018

Jeff Sessions Is Coming for Your Legal Weed

Almost immediately after California became the sixth and largest state to legalize recreational marijuana sales and possession earlier this week, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions…
Andy Cush / January 4, 2018

Federal Police Reform Will Go On as Planned in Baltimore Despite Trump Administration’s Attempt to Stop It

While his boss fires missiles at Syria and his colleagues in the Donald Trump administration call each other cucks, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions has…
Andy Cush / April 7, 2017

Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions’ First Shot in Their War on Police Reform Was a Misfire

Earlier this week, President Donald Trump and U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions signaled their intent to fight the federal police reforms of the last several years, ordering…
Andy Cush / April 5, 2017

Donald Trump and Jeff Sessions Have Begun Their War on Police Reform

Under Barack Obama's presidency, supporters of police reform and the Black Lives Matter movement could at least take comfort in the knowledge that the federal…
Andy Cush / April 4, 2017

Kate McKinnon Should Stop Doing Charming Impersonations of Trump’s Cronies

This past weekend's episode of Saturday Night Live opened with Kate McKinnon impersonating Attorney General Jeff Sessions, who last week recused himself from any investigation into the…
Jordan Sargent / March 6, 2017

Jeff Sessions, Donald Trump’s Attorney General Pick, Is a True Nightmare for Civil Rights

In the week and a half since Donald Trump was elected president of the United States, each of his various rumored and confirmed selections for…
Andy Cush / November 18, 2016