Lisa Hajjar

Lisa Hajjar is a professor of sociology at the University of California—Santa Barbara. Her publications include Courting Conflict: The Israeli Military Court System in the West Bank and Gaza and Torture: A Sociology of Violence and Human Rights. She is currently working on a book tentatively titled The War in Court: The Legal Campaign against US Torture in the “War on Terror.”


Bringing back waterboarding? Torture policy in Trump’s America

November 16, 2016
By: Lisa Hajjar

As the US prepares for president Trump, anyone who cares about human rights should be alarmed that he ...