The U.N. on Women’s and LGBTI Rights

On September 29, 2016, the AUWCL Women and the Law Program hosted an open discussion about women’s and LGBTI rights at the United Nations.  Guest speakers delved into three main issues the U.N. must address to advance the rights of…

Houston Rejects HERO Ordinance

This past Tuesday, Houston voters rejected the Houston Equals Rights Ordinance (HERO). While the ordinance was intended to ban discrimination, the focus was on protecting the rights of gays, lesbians, and people who are transgender. Opponents of the ordinance popularized…