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Smita Narula
Smita Narula is a human rights lawyer and professor and faculty director of the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice and its International Human Rights Clinic at New York University School of Law.

Entries by Smita Narula

A Dream Deferred: The Right to Food in America

(125) Comments | Posted October 30, 2013 | 5:03 PM

This year our nation commemorated the fiftieth anniversary of the March on Washington and Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech, giving us all occasion to reflect on his civil rights aspirations and the extent to which they have been fulfilled. But the persistence of

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High Tech, Low Pay: Let the Workers Behind Our Electronics Be Heard

(3) Comments | Posted August 4, 2011 | 4:28 PM

Apple may be reporting record company sales in 2011, but one thing the company is not making noise about are the details surrounding a string of recent tragedies at the Chinese factory where so much of Apple's current success story is based. The explosion in May...

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Stop Putting Americans on Hold

(13) Comments | Posted April 27, 2010 | 5:21 PM

"It doesn't matter that you're a citizen," a U.S. border agent told Anila Ali, as he took her away for additional questioning. "What matters is where you were born."

Anila is a teacher, a mother, and a community organizer in Irvine, California. Born in Pakistan, she's been a U.S....

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