The Constitution vs. Trumpism: Challenges to the Rule of Law in 2018

April 23, 2018

The courts have proven a key battleground in the fights of the Trump era. On immigration, voting rights, freedom of religion and more, legal advocates are taking on federal policy – and, often, winning. What are these new legal strategies? Will they last? And how can issues of democracy, justice, and the rule of law become burning matters of public – not just legal – debate?

Knight Institute Executive Director Jameel Jaffer joins Alexander Heffner, Becca Heller, Neal Katyal, and Elizabeth Wydra for the Brennan Center's discussion on the new role courts are playing in determining federal policy in the Trump era.