For the first time in decades, the 2020 census will include a question asking whether or not each counted person is a citizen. On April 23, the Supreme Court will hear arguments on this idea.
As mental health experts warn that Brexit anxieties are cause for concern, why this is deeply suspect for the country's political future.
What rights and legal protections will EU citizens in the UK and Britons in the EU have when they become 'third country nationals' after Brexit?
If undocumented immigrants choose not to fill out the questionnaire, then the official population of several states would deflate, costing them House seats and federal funding.
Many of the men and women who left homes in the West to join ISIS or similar terrorist organizations in Syria and Iraq as fighters or supporters now want to come home. Should they be allowed back?
What the law says about stripping people of their British citizenship.
Presidents Day celebrates the American president – not only as a political leader, but as a moral leader. But can a president be a person of strong moral character, as well as a strong leader?
Liberian President George Weah believes the current citizenship regulations in the country are unnecessarily "racist" and restrictive.
Election campaigns inspire hope, but they can also quickly lead to political despair. A scholar says young citizens can learn how to take positive action and stay hopeful.
Showing up at school board meetings might not sound as exciting as marching in the streets. But it can be an effective way to change things at the local level.
The argument isn't whether African democracies are better than those in the West. It's simply that the idea of "real" and "not yet real" democracies expresses a colonial mentality, not reality.
Deep Saini speaks with Michelle Grattan about the week in Australian politics.
Scott Morrison believes local councils are "playing politics" with Australia Day. But they're simply reflecting the views of their community, and these views will only get stronger over time.
The federal government's proposed changes to how and when citizenship can be stripped need close scrutiny.
The Constitution's guarantee of due process means this effort should not be taken lightly, legal scholars argue.
The extent to which schools foster political deliberation, engagement, understanding and empathy has far-reaching implications for our democracy.
There is still a lot of uncertainty surrounding EU citizens' rights in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
One of the largest concentrations of poverty in the US exists in communities at the US-Mexico border called 'colonias.' These informal settlements lack access to basic infrastructure.
More than two dozen states and cities are suing over a controversial new citizenship question.
Shifting parameters for citizenship are at risk of excluding millions from Indian citizenship.