Video & Voice


  • CUNY TV's tribute to Rhonda to air on its monthly program "Study with the Best" on November 7, 2010 at 8am and 8pm EST (by Lauren Mucciolo).
  • Rhonda Honored by CUNY's Feminist Press  on October 22, 2009 (by Lauren Mucciolo).
  • Film tribute to Rhonda, including footage from the launch of the Copelon Fund for Gender Justice at CCR on April 20, 2010 (by David Pavlosky & Pam Spees).
  • Video clips of Rhonda on the CUNY Law School website. 
  • NY1 News - May 7, 2010: Pioneering human rights attorney and longtime CUNY Law School professor Rhonda Copelon died this week after a battle with ovarian cancer.
  • GRITtv with Laura Flanders - May 11, 2010: Catherine Albisa of the National Economic and Social Rights Initiative joins us to talk about Elena Kagan--and about pioneering attorney Rhonda Copelon, who passed away recently: What are the odds of getting a Rhonda Copelon on the Supreme Court someday?


  • CUNY Radio Podcast - October 13,  2009:  Rhonda discusses the evolution of the International Women's Human Rights Clinic at CUNY,  as well as its current role. “Almost any issue you touch has a gender dimension - it’s often hidden - so what we’re trying to do is give students an understanding of how to work towards a broader concept of justice that is inclusive.”
  • Harris v. McRae Oral Argument - April 21, 1980:  Rhonda appears before the U.S. Supreme Court (second half of recording) where she argues that the government cannot refuse to pay for abortions for poor women whose health care is covered by the Medicaid program.