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Professor offers basics of bioethics and the law in 90 minutes

Professor offers basics of bioethics and the law in 90 minutes

September 22, 2016

Professor Glenn Cohen breaks down complex topic for Ed Portal and online audience.

Constitution Day: Feldman on Madison, Slavery and the 3/5 Compromise

September 22, 2016
Constitution Day: Feldman on Madison, Slavery and the 3/5 Compromise

To commemorate the signing of the U.S. Constitution, Professor Noah Feldman, the Felix Frankfurter Professor of Law at HLS and one of the nation’s leading public intellectuals, gave a lecture on Friday, Sept. 16 titled “Madison, Slavery and the 3/5 Compromise.”

Voting rights, big money and Citizens United: Scholars explore issues in election law

September 15, 2016
Voting rights, big money and Citizens United: Scholars explore issues in election law

With the U.S. presidential election weeks away, Harvard Law Today offers a look back at what scholars from campus and beyond had to say in recent months about democracy's challenges in a series of talks on Election Law.

Why the internet matters: a talk by Jonathan Zittrain

September 14, 2016
Why the internet matters: a talk by Jonathan Zittrain

‘Why does the Internet matter?’ Harvard Law School professor Jonathan Zittrain asked his audience this question during a talk last week at the newly-named Berkman Klein Center for Internet and Society. The answer, it seems, parallels the history, mission and ethos of the center itself.

Climate change: Has the EPA gone overboard?

September 13, 2016
Climate change: Has the EPA gone overboard?

Professor Jody Freeman, founding director of the Harvard Law School Environmental Law and Policy Program, participated in an Intelligence Squared debate on the EPA's bold initiative to reduce carbon pollution at power plants.