Articles in law & justice tagged with gender-and-sexuality

Samuel Clowes Huneke

The patchwork of government regulations around sex and gender causes endless misery for transgender people. A new book considers how gender became so integral to bureaucracy.

Mary Bernstein

In the fight for LGBTQ equality, the law is often the last thing to change.

Mary Kathryn Nagle Emma Lower

The reauthorization of the Violence Against Women Act is an important step, but activist Mary Kathryn Nagle argues that only full restoration of Indigenous sovereignty will stop the epidemic.

Joseph J. Fischel

The Supreme Court recognizes the right of consenting adults to an erotic life free of state control. Given that, it shouldn’t matter whether sex is your job.

Christine Henneberg

My patients and I don’t use words like “choice” or “viability.”

Becca Rothfeld

Three new books explore the gap between sex that is good and sex that is virtuous, making the complexities of desire central to our conversations about sexual ethics.

Abby Minor
Liberalism cannot simply be extended to the uterus. Reproductive justice requires a vision of the social body.
A man pins a red boutonniere onto his collared shirt, next to another man with a white boutonniere and light blue collared shirt.
Judith Levine

Without sexual liberation, sexual oppression and sexual violence will continue.

An elderly white man holds an elderly white woman on a beach during the day.
Judith Levine

One report on purported elder abuse describes victims as dependent captives “in highly sexualized environments.”