Former Texas State Senator Wendy Davis shared her personal story of overcoming adversity at AFJ’s annual event for interns and summer associates on July 24. Her message to 170 young people in attendance: Don’t be afraid to share your voice. Throughout the conversation she pushed the audience to engage in their communities and in politics…. Read more »
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On July 22nd for Kyle Barry, AFJ’s Director of Justice Programs, and other legal experts broadcast a conversation about forced arbitration and watched a clip from the short documentary, Lost in the Fine Print.
On Tuesday, May 19, Justice Stevens joined us for a provocative conversation about his time on the Court and his observations on ways in which the Constitution should be amended in order to protect our democracy and the safety and well-being of American citizens.
One of the panelists for our forum on professional diversity on the federal bench, Sherrilyn Ifill, president of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, was delayed due to train problems. But she agreed to take part in this second, informal discussion with AFJ President Nan Aron and former Judge Nancy Gertner.