Rethinking what “success” in litigation campaigns means

The previous post in this series looked at the principles underpinning our approach to community-driven litigation, and the building blocks for the process we’re developing to ensure communities are leading in the litigation work that concerns them.  We cannot yet say what the cases will look like –– that is the point, as the casework […]

A one-year-old with big ideas for change

An illustration of intersectionality imagined through a set of scales with people interacting and climbing onto ladders

As we celebrate our first anniversary, we are also looking ahead at the year to come. The past year was a whirlwind of the best kind: what’s in store for the months to come?

What makes litigation strategic?

Systemic Justice works with a new model of community-driven litigation, but before we start talking about hacking the existing model, let’s first pause and briefly outline what “strategic litigation” is. What exactly makes a court case strategic? And why is that important?   This is the first in a series of blog posts sharing our […]