American Constitution Society

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‘A Crisis of Democracy’

Katie Townsend lifts the curtain on an increasingly besieged media and calls...

As with many topics, context is important. The times we are living in, while seemingly omnipresent to us all...

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An Election Like No Other

Outspoken scholar on voting rights considers the stakes in 2020....

“Looking to the Supreme Court to ensure the right to vote in this election is probably whistling past the ...

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Getting Real about Getting Along

Covering civil rights, criminal justice, and Jewish-Black relations, panelis...

“The first thing I lost in law school is the reason I came,” Jonathan Rapping (above) said at a BC Law e...

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The Importance of June Medical

Reproductive rights advocate Alexandra Thompson discusses recent SCOTUS case...

“A lawyer is either a social engineer or a parasite on society.” Alexandra Thompson quoted fellow Howard...

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Impeachment: The Elusive Remedy

Constitutional scholar who testified at Trump hearings looks at the proceedi...

We are, as constitutional scholar Michael J. Gerhardt put it, in unprecedented times. During a visit to BC L...

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How a Mindhunter Thinks

The Boston College professor who inspired a TV series on villains says crimi...

Boston College Professor Ann Wolbert Burgess, internationally recognized as a pioneer in the assessment and ...