Ideas for Human Rights 2017

The Roosevelt Institute’s oldest and most competitive journal, elevating the top student-generated policy proposals from across the country. We have policy ideas in seven issue areas: human rights, foreign policy, education, health care, economics, energy and environment, and democratic access. Read our latest ideas for Human Rights.

Ending the Automatic Transfer of Juveniles to Adult Court in Connecticut – Sarah Rakin, Sean Gutierrez, Enzo Cerrutti, Gerard Lanzano and Julia Keller, Roosevelt @ Connecticut College

Securing the Rights of Human Trafficking Survivors by Promoting the Use of T Visas – Brigid Kennedy, Roosevelt @ Michigan State University

Eliminating Political Bias in Death Penalty Sentencing: Ending Judicial Override – Rachel Knowles, Roosevelt @ Columbia University

Equal Justice For More: Putting Intermediaries In Courtrooms – Ali Fraerman and Connor Haseley, Roosevelt @ Columbia University

Sex Trafficking Prevention in Georgia: Equipping Hotel Workers with the Proper Resources – Avni Ahuja, Roosevelt@ UGA