Joseph L. Buttenwieser Professor of Social Science Lila Abu-Lughod Lila Abu-Lughod was cited in an amicus brief challenging President Donald Trump’s “Muslim and refugee ban.” The brief relied extensively on Abu-Lughod’s scholarship in the case, documenting the ways in which references to the term “honor killings” in the ban can only be properly understood as reflections of anti-Muslim animus. Full details available: