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Danger in the internet echo chamber

Danger in the internet echo chamber

March 24, 2017

In a new book, “#Republic: Divided Democracy in the Age of Social Media,” Harvard Law School’s Cass R. Sunstein argues that social media curation dramatically limits exposure to views and information that don’t align with already-established beliefs, which makes it harder and harder to find an essential component of democracy — common ground.

‘Without the Pretense of Legislative Intent’: John Manning delivers Scalia lecture

March 13, 2017
‘Without the Pretense of Legislative Intent’: John Manning delivers Scalia lecture

On March 6, John Manning ’85, Harvard Law School deputy dean and Bruce Bromley Professor of Law, delivered a talk, "Without the Pretense of Legislative Intent," as part of the Scalia lecture series at HLS.

HLS Program on International Law and Armed Conflict releases report on ‘indefinite’ war

February 27, 2017
HLS Program on International Law and Armed Conflict releases report on ‘indefinite’ war

The Harvard Law School Program on International Law and Armed Conflict (HLS PILAC) has released a new report titled "Indefinite War: Unsettled International Law on the End of Armed Conflict."

The promise and peril of emerging reproductive technologies

January 20, 2017
The promise and peril of emerging reproductive technologies

Harvard Law School Professor Glenn Cohen co-authored an article for the journal Science Translational Medicine on the legal and ethical considerations regarding in vitro gametogenesis (IVG), a new, experimental technique that allows scientists to grow embryos in a lab by reprograming adult cells to become sperm and egg cells.

HLS faculty maintain strong presence in SSRN rankings

January 19, 2017
HLS faculty maintain strong presence in SSRN rankings

Statistics released by the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) indicate that, as of the end of 2016, Harvard Law School faculty members have continued to feature prominently on SSRN’s list of the 100 most-cited law professors.