Marissa Jackson Sow

Open Society Foundations (OSF)

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United Nations - Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights

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St. John's University - School of Law

8000 Utopia Parkway

Jamaica, NY 11439

United States

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Scholarly Papers (9)

1.

Whiteness as Contract

Washington and Lee Law Review, Vol. 78, No. 5 (2022), St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 21-0004
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 12 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2022
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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Race, Whiteness, White Supremacy, Human Rights, Constitutional Law, Contracts, Property

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Whiteness as Guilt

UCLA Law Review, 2022
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 13 Apr 2022
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
Downloads 141 (277,477)

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critical race theory, legal theory, Kara Walker, art, philosophy

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The Disregarded Canary: On the Plight of Black Women Voters

Northwestern University Law Review of Note, 2020
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 15 Dec 2020
Carliss Chatman and Marissa Jackson Sow
Washington and Lee University School of Law and Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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(Re)Building the Master's House: Dismantling America's Colonial Politics of Extraction and Exclusion

Michigan Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 17 May 2021
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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colonialism, democracy, racism, race, Congress, constitutional law, contract, philosophy, politics, voting, enfranchisement

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Coming to Terms: Applying Contract Theory to the Detroit Water Shutoffs

New York University Law Review Online (2021)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2021
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
Downloads 99 (357,051)

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utlities, race, gender, water, human rights, contract, critical race theory, feminist legal theory

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Neo-Colonialism, Same Old Racism: A Critical Analysis of the United States' Shift toward Colorblindness as a Tool for the Protection of the American Colonial Empire and White Supremacy

The Berkeley Journal of African-American Law & Policy, 2009
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Nov 2020
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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Race, White Supremacy, Colorblindness, Supreme Court of the United States

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Protect and Serve

California Law Review, Vol. 110, 2022
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 13 Apr 2022
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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Crossing the Bridge: African-Americans and the Necessity of a 21st Century Human Rights Movement

5 Hum. Rts. & Globalization L. Rev. 56 (2013-2014)
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Nov 2020
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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Closing the Gap: Toward a Rights-Based Approach to Refugee Law

4 Nw. Interdisc. L. Rev. 147 (2011)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Nov 2020
Marissa Jackson Sow
Open Society Foundations (OSF)
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human rights, refugee law, law, persecution, asylum