Rights

Human Rights Abuses at 30,000 Feet

Human Rights Abuses at 30,000 Feet

Scholars document the abuse of noncitizens in airports and airplanes across previous administrations.

Federal Courts Disagree Over Accessibility Online

Federal Courts Disagree Over Accessibility Online

Differing judicial positions on the ADA’s application to websites set up a potential Supreme Court case.

Land Reform Is America’s Long Lost Regulatory Frontier

Land Reform Is America’s Long Lost Regulatory Frontier

A history of regulatory exclusion continues to encourage unequal access to land ownership.

Individual Liberty, Public Health, and the Battle for the Nation’s Soul

Individual Liberty, Public Health, and the Battle for the Nation’s Soul

Contrary to longstanding precedent, individualism reigns supreme in recent legal decisions over COVID-19.

Rescinding the Muslim Ban Is Not Enough

Rescinding the Muslim Ban Is Not Enough

Muslims and activists call on President Biden to protect Muslims against discriminatory federal practices.

Combating AAPI Hate

Combating AAPI Hate

Scholars discuss ways to recognize and address anti-AAPI sentiment and policies.

Restoring Trust in the Media

Restoring Trust in the Media

Scholar argues for increased regulation of news media to promote fairness and objectivity.

Why the Arkansas Ban on Medical Care for Transgender Kids Is Unconstitutional

Why the Arkansas Ban on Medical Care for Transgender Kids Is Unconstitutional

The recently enacted medical ban targets transgender kids and violates the Equal Protection Clause.

The Big Election Bill Sitting on Capitol Hill

The Big Election Bill Sitting on Capitol Hill

Scholars urge the Senate to pass comprehensive voting rights legislation.

Accessibility Is Not Optional

Accessibility Is Not Optional

COVID-19 vaccine distribution campaigns must prioritize compliance with disability laws.

Regulating Police Use of Deadly Force in the United States

Regulating Police Use of Deadly Force in the United States

Scholars argue that reform is needed to address the unjust practices of law enforcement officers.

A New Era for Housing Protections

A New Era for Housing Protections

HUD enforces the Fair Housing Act to prohibit discrimination against LGBTQ individuals.