Faculty on Point | Ralph Richard Banks on Racial Justice Beyond Constitutional Law

Ralph Richard Banks (BA ’87, MA ’87) is the Jackson Eli Reynolds Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and Professor, by courtesy, at the School of Education. A native of Cleveland, Ohio, Professor Banks is a leading expert in family law, employment discrimination law and race and the law. He is the author of “Is Marriage for White People? How the African American Marriage Decline Affects Everyone.” Read more about Professor Banks and his scholarship here: http://stanford.io/2fQlVuD

In this video, Banks discusses his racial justice in the United states and his latest scholarship—a project to produce a casebook on racial justice and law, the goal of which is to provide students with a resource that canvases issues of racial justice across a variety of domains and broadens the focus beyond Constitutional Law.