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The Problem with Speaking Up

Rappaport Fellow explores why the historically oppressed remain so....

A public rights advocate has taken the novel step of applying “the squeaky wheel” adage to equitable la...

Healing a Wounded Democracy

Voting access, protecting political rights, and an honest census are among p...

As the one-year anniversary of the COVID-19 pandemic comes and goes, the exposed inequities prevalent in ou...

Police Misconduct Can Be Fixed

Rappaport Fellow Ajmel Quereshi offers new solutions for bad behaviors....

During a community address at BC Law School on March 15, visiting Rappaport Senior Fellow Ajmel Quereshi to...

The Death Penalty Must Go

Panelists see public awareness changing, bringing hope that the ultimate pun...

The United States has one of the highest number of executions in the world. A virtual panel gathered at BC ...

Know What You Stand For

Former FBI director James Comey urges law students to be guided by their nor...

Former FBI Director James Comey has a message to the Boston College Law School community: A legal education...

What Is Leadership, Really?

Former state rep offers ideas to improve the way things happen at the top....

The nature and importance of leadership during uncertain times was the topic of former State Representative...

Diversity ‘or’ Inclusion?

New research shows that individuals at law schools often have to choose betw...

In the wake of repeated incidents of police brutality and inequitable treatment of Black and brown communit...

Making Better Policies

Rappaport resident fellows bring insights, ideas to improve prosecutions and...

The Rappaport Center for Law and Public Policy has announced the residencies of this semester’s two Senio...