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Raising the profile of animal law to match the stakes

Raising the profile of animal law to match the stakes

November 9, 2018

According to Harvard Law School lecturer Jonathan Lovvorn, saving the planet and its inhabitants from climate catastrophe begins with the world’s most vulnerable population: animals.

‘Network Propaganda’ takes a closer look at media and American politics

October 23, 2018
‘Network Propaganda’ takes a closer look at media and American politics

A new book from researchers at the Berkman Klein Center, with its origins in a 3-year study of the media ecosystem surrounding the 2016 U.S. presidential election, disrupts the traditional narrative—invoking "fake news,” Russian interference, data breaches and social media—around what contributed to the divisive outcome.

HLS Library Book Talk: “Butterfly Politics”

September 24, 2018
HLS Library Book Talk: “Butterfly Politics”

At a recent Harvard Law School Library Book Talk, Catharine A. MacKinnon, a pioneer of legal theory and practice and an activist for women’s rights, discussed her latest book "Butterfly Politics," in which she argues that seemingly minor interventions in the legal realm can have a butterfly effect that generates major social and cultural transformations.

Big questions raised by big data

September 20, 2018
Big questions raised by big data

During the introduction to the book launch event for “Big Data, Health Law, and Bioethics,” one of the editors, Harvard Law School Professor I. Glenn Cohen ’03, faculty director of the Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics, told a story about how powerful – and perhaps foreboding – big data can be.

HPOD marks the 50th Anniversary of the Special Olympics

September 14, 2018
HPOD marks the 50th Anniversary of the Special Olympics

On Sept. 17, the Harvard Law School Project on Disability (HPOD) will commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Special Olympics with Timothy Shriver, Special Olympics International Board Chairman.

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