Kenji Yoshino

Conflict & Justice

Prop 8 fight goes to federal court

The fight over gay marriage resumes in California today with Perry v. Schwarzenegger. Two same sex-couples are suing the enforcers of California's Proposition 8 on grounds that the gay marriage ban violates their federal constitutional rights.

Global Politics

(Gay) Friends with Benefits

President Obama will extend some benefits to the same-sex partners of federal employees, but the Defense of Marriage Act threatens this progress. The Takeaway talks to Kenji Yoshino, professor of constitutional law at the NYU School of Law.

Global Politics

(Gay) Friends with Benefits

President Obama will extend some benefits to the same-sex partners of federal employees, but the Defense of Marriage Act threatens this progress. The Takeaway talks to Kenji Yoshino, professor of constitutional law at the NYU School of Law.

Conflict & Justice

Prop 8 fight goes to federal court

The fight over gay marriage resumes in California today with Perry v. Schwarzenegger. Two same sex-couples are suing the enforcers of California's Proposition 8 on grounds that the gay marriage ban violates their federal constitutional rights.