Image ID: a man standing in a jail cell, holding the steel bars in front of him. The man has a goatee and short hair and is looking straight ahead. The background behind the man includes smaller images of people with distorted features and unhappy or angry expressions who appear to restrained and trapped. In the top left corner, the words “BURIED ALIVE BEHIND BARS” is pictured. In the bottom right corner, the words “ABOLISH LIFE WITHOUT PAROLE” is pictured.
Experts discuss legal developments and related ramifications one year after President Trump declared a national emergency at the U.S. Southern Border with Mexico in order to build a wall.
Do new domestic terrorism laws put Black Lives Matter supporters, anti-war protestors, and/or animal rights activists at risk? Do they presently incorporate sufficient safeguards against such misuse and abuse?
A panel discussion about current topics in policing from the Fourth National People of Color Legal Scholarship Conference.
The discriminatory laws, practices, and policies promised and delivered by President Trump have social, political, and economic ramifications. First, they reinforce misconceptions about Islam as an inherently violent religion. Second, they breed intolerance, fear, and hostility among the general population