This essay is a critical appreciation of the scholarship of my friend and interlocutor Harry Clor. I’ve admired Professor Clor since I was a graduate student, when I read his marvelous essay on John Stuart Mill. I recently wrote an extended attack on the conservative case for pornography regulation, of which he is the most articulate defender. This essay extends that analysis. Here, focusing specifically on his work in which he defends morals legislation and specifically the censorship of pornography, I want to consider his most important claims.
Voting rights advocates should explore section 11(b) of the Voting Rights Act as a vehicle to combat voter intimidation.
A transgender student's expression of her gender identity, including through the use of gender consistent bathrooms, is First Amendment protected speech,
Mandatory arbitration for guestworkers, a uniquely vulnerable group, will result in class inequality and worse conditions for all workers.
An evidentiary privilege to protect workers' confidential communications from disclosure in federal and state court proceedings would support unions.