Author: Meryl Justin Chertoff

Executive Director, Aspen Institute Justice and Society Program

Meryl Justin Chertoff is executive director of The Aspen Institute’s Justice and Society Program. She is an Adjunct Professor of Law at Georgetown Law, where she teaches about state government, intergovernmental affairs and state courts.

Principled Pluralism Requires the Courage for Difficult Conversations

by Meryl Justin Chertoff
— Our ability to accommodate religious diversity connects us to our founding era and to the principles embodied in our First Amendment. Although America is experiencing an all time high of religious diversity, religious literacy in the 21st century is net keeping pace, at a cost.  Read more