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Should states call a convention to amend the Constitution? Lessig debates

Should states call a convention to amend the Constitution? Lessig debates

On Dec. 7 at 6:45 pm, Professor Lawrence Lessig will participate in a debate hosted by Intelligence Squared U.S. on whether or not states should call a convention to amend the Constitution.

Hunger for change: Panelists focus on a fix for a broken food system

Hunger for change: Panelists focus on a fix for a broken food system

A system that makes healthy food expensive and junk food cheap should be fixed, said a panel of experts who gathered at Harvard Law School on Nov. 30 to discuss “Transforming Our Food System,” a discussion sponsored by the HLS Food Law and Policy Clinic in partnership with the Union of Concerned Scientists.

Hon. Robert Russell reflects on the founding and future of Veterans Treatment Courts

Hon. Robert Russell reflects on the founding and future of Veterans Treatment Courts

On November 9, 2016, the Honorable Robert Russell, founder of the nation’s first Veterans Treatment Court delivered the 2016 DAV Distinguished Speaker Lecture at Harvard Law School.

Recent Scholarship by HLS Faculty

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Echo Chambers on Facebook

Cass R. Sunstein (with Walter Quattrociocchi & Antonio Scala)

Consumer Perceptions of Date Labels: National Survey

Emily Broad Leib (with Christina Rice, Roni Neff, Marie Spiker, Ali Schklair & Sally Greenberg)

The Myths of Macpherson

John C.P. Goldberg (with Benjamin C. Zipursky)
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Mary Robinson: An "angry granny," for climate change

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Mary Robinson, president of the Mary Robinson Foundation-Climate Justice, the first woman President of Ireland, and the current UN Special Envoy on El Niño and Climate, joined Harvard Law School Dean Martha Minow at HLS on Oct. 20 for a conversation about climate change, human rights and displacement. The conversation was part of a three-day conference sponsored by the International Human Rights Clinic, the Emmett Environmental Law and Policy Clinic and the Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinic which examined challenges of climate change, human rights, and displacement, and efforts to address this emerging crisis in the wake of the Paris COP 21 agreement.