Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women’s Rights with Alicia Garza

The Gruber Distinguished Lecture in Women's Rights presented Alicia Garza, an American civil rights activist and writer known for co-founding the international Black Lives Matter movement, on March 4, 2024. The discussion was hosted by Claudia Flores, Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School, Director of the Allard K. Lowenstein International Human Rights Clinic, and Director of the Law School’s Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights.

Garza has organized around the issues of health, student services and rights, rights for domestic workers, ending police brutality, anti-racism, and violence against transgender and gender non-conforming people of color. She currently directs Special Projects at the National Domestic Workers Alliance and is the Principal at the Black Futures Lab.