Leena El-Sadek

CONTRIBUTIONS

Who Makes the Syllabus, and Who Makes It on the Syllabus?

Black History Month should inspire us to reflect on how race is addressed in our classrooms.

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February 26, 2020

Uncanny Perseverance: Sarah Gad for Congress

Given her inspiring experiences and determination, law student Sarah Gad is a congressional candidate worth fighting for.

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January 13, 2020

The Case to Step Away from Law (And Maybe Law School)

A law student reflects on her visit to Mamie Till’s home.

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November 5, 2019

The Maroon's Mistake

UChicago newspaper staff made the wrong call by not publishing an article about the persecution of Uyghur Muslims.

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July 5, 2019

Lessons From a Life Under Occupation

Witnessing Palestinian resistance first-hand is an invaluable learning opportunity— one that cannot be matched in the lecture hall.

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April 22, 2019

A World of Difference

Americans have a tendency to conceptualize national achievements as progress for the whole world. But this narrative obscures how behind the rest of the world America can be with regard to social issues.

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March 2, 2019

Sharing the Work of Diversity

Diversity initiatives should not just be the responsibility of the diverse.

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February 18, 2019