New This Week:

Meet Rebecca Gould

Rebecca Gould leads Nebraska Appleseed as it fights poverty and works to build strong, vibrant, inclusive, and engaged communities in her home state. In this month's interview, she tells us about the challenges and opportunities of public-interest law practice in a rural area, her legal heroines, and her guilty pleasures. Read more.

As we celebrate Thanksgiving this week, we at the Shriver Center are thankful for the passion and brilliance that all of you bring to your work. From all of us, thank you.

Clearinghouse Articles

“Transitional Due Process”

Still a Viable Theory for Challenging the Implementation of Tightened Public Benefit Program Rules

John Bouman
Lauren P. Schroeder

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But I Thought My Criminal Record Was Expunged? Background Screeners & Zombie Records

with Sharon Dietrich

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Advocacy Stories

“Don’t Ask for Repairs”: A Land Installment Contract Scheme Goes Awry

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Rebecca Gould

Executive Director of Nebraska Appleseed

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The Shriver Brief

Giving Thanks for SNAP

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Training Programs

Leadership For Justice

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Advocacy in Action Webinars

Access to Affordable Housing for People with Criminal Records

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Featured Collections

Employment Law

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National Law & Policy Dialogues

Equitable Access to Educational Opportunities

How to Move Forward in a “Post-Racial” Society

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