Right to Democracy is excited to share its support for the symposium: "U.S. Territories: Separate and Unequal." Right to Democracy co-sponsored with the New York City Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association to provide an overview of the political status of the U.S. territories. The event took place Thursday, September 7, 2023, from 5:30 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. at the Great Hall, 42 West 44th Street, New York, NY. It was free and open to the public, see event page.

Right to Democracy Co-Director, Neil Weare joined other prominent figures in the field to discuss:

  • The legal, political, and cultural context of U.S. Territories.

  • The implications of the "New Insular Cases" on the U.S. Supreme Court’s treatment of U.S. territories. 

  • A fireside chat on what Bar Associations are doing and how lawyers can contribute.