Linda C. McClain

Linda C. McClain is Professor of Law and Paul M. Siskind Research Scholar at Boston University and a Visiting Laurance S. Rockefeller Faculty Fellow in the University Center for Human Values at Princeton University. Her most recent book is the co-authored Gay Rights and the Constitution (Foundation Press 2016).

Columns by Linda C. McClain

Battle of the Sexist: The Implicit, Explicit, and Unrelenting Bias of Trump’s Presidential Campaign


SMU Dedman School of Law professor Joanna L. Grossman and Boston University law professor Linda C. McClain discuss the sexism that pervades Donald Trump’s presidential campaign. Grossman and McClain comment not only on the presidential debates, but also on the bigger question whether (and how) a woman can be perceived as “presidential.”