Can Muslims in America Speak?

The question "can Muslims speak?" is at the heart of the current political and constitutional debates in the country. The attacks on Muslim leaders are part of a strategy, focus groups and talking points, which must be understood and countered by breaking down the doors of censorship and the limits imposed on full participation. Muslims …

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The Summer…

From T. S. Eliot's The Waste Land: And no rock    If there were rock    And also water    And water    A spring    A pool among the rock    If there were the sound of water only    Not the cicada    And dry grass singing    But sound of water over …

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The Third National Conference of Lawyers Committed to Addressing the Climate Emergency

On April 18, 2019, a group of leading lawyers and law professors will convene in person at locations across the United States to discuss the problem of climate change and the role of lawyers in advancing solutions. The locations will all be linked by live video/audio feeds. This is the third year in a row …

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New Zealand

Completely and utterly heartbroken by shootings in New Zealand at two separate mosques. No matter how many times there are shootings at houses of worship, it still hurts to the core. We don't grow accustomed to it. And each new incident is a shock. So hurt to hear of this news.

4 Diversity Lessons from Crazy Rich Asians 

Reeling off of box office gold, the all Asian cast showed Hollywood the potential for diverse casting. Now it's available on demand. The movie, Crazy Rich Asians, is also an opportunity to re-examine approaches to fairness and inclusion within the legal profession, especially as they relate to Asians.  The movie offers a sliver into the …

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