William & Mary Journal of Race, Gender, and Social Justice
This Article explores the legal and political fault lines that the wave of protests highlighting police violence and systemic racism in the summer of 2020 reveal. It focuses in depth on Detroit, Michigan, as a window into the ways that the First Amendment, as currently construed, under-protects those seeking political change and racial reckoning by demonstrating in the streets.
Repository CitationTabatha Abu El-Haj, Breathing Room for the Right of Assembly, 28 Wm. & Mary J. Women & L. 29 (2021), https://scholarship.law.wm.edu/wmjowl/vol28/iss1/4
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