National Security: Do we have to sacrifice our civil rights?

Monday, May 1, 2017 - 5:00pm


Ehsan Zaffar

Faculty, American University, Washington College of Law

Join us in a discussion on privacy vs. security with civil rights advocate Ehsan Zaffar (Washington College of Law at American University). Zaffar is the founder of Stand With Me, a project that connects communities under threat to resources, allies and each other. He specializes in assessing the civil rights and civil liberties implications of existing and proposed national security policies, programs, and procedures. He also serves as a Senior Advisor at the Office for Civil Rights and Civil Liberties at the Department of Homeland Security.