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The Volokh Conspiracy

The Volokh Conspiracy

By Eugene Volokh, Dale Carpenter, David Kopel, David Bernstein, David Post, Erik Jaffe, Ilya Somin, Jim Lindgren, Jonathan Adler, Kevan Choset, Orin Kerr, Randy Barnett, Russell Korobkin, Sasha Volokh, Stuart Benjamin, Todd Zywicki & Tyler Cowen.

http://www.volokh.com/
  • Sep 21

    [Jessica Flanigan] Libertarianism and medicine

    [Jessica Flanigan] Libertarianism and medicine
      People are entitled to make intimate and personal decisions about their own bodies and health. This is why physicians are required to comply with the doctrine of informed consent. Physicians must refrain from misleading, tricking,…
  • Sep 20

    [Javier Hidalgo] The libertarian case for open border

    [Javier Hidalgo] The libertarian case for open border
    If you’re a libertarian, you should endorse open borders. Here’s why. Libertarians prize individual liberty. According to libertarians, we have rights to associate with others as we see fit and engage in economic transactions with…
  • Sep 20

    [Eugene Volokh] Kalashnikov statue unveiled in Moscow

    [Eugene Volokh] Kalashnikov statue unveiled in Moscow
    The Associated Press reports: The new statue of Mikhail Kalashnikov cradling his signature AK-47 assault rifle unveiled Tuesday in Moscow commemorates one of Russia’s most renowned and reviled inventions. By some estimates, the…
Rank this Week: 13

Human Rights at Home Blog

Human Rights at Home Blog

Edited by Martha F. Davis, Margaret Drew, Lauren Bartlett, Carrie Bettinger Lopez, Leigh Goodmark, Brian Howe, Deena Hurwitz, Risa Kaufman, Sital Kilantry, Mariah McGill, Fran Quigley, Katherine Schultz, David Singleton, Cindy Soohoo, Jonathan Todrews, Penny Venetis and Lesley Wexler.

http://lawprofessors.typepad.com/human_rights/
  • Sep 20

    Hiding in the Light: Disclosure and Guiding Principles on Business and Human Right

    Hiding in the Light: Disclosure and Guiding Principles on Business and Human Right
    Jena Martin of West Virginia College of Law has posted a fascinating new article titled Hiding in the Light: The Misuse of Disclosure to Advance the Business and Human Rights Agenda. Here's the abstract: "The aim of this article is...
  • Sep 19

    Silencing

    Silencing
    Silencing is a powerful tool of oppression. Creeping authoritarianism has reinvigorated silencing as punishment and a way to limit free speech. On September 11th, 24 of 28 University of North Carolina trustees voted to ban the UNC Chapel…
  • Sep 18

    The Windsor Legacy

    The Windsor Legacy
    by Prof. Jeremiah Ho Last week, Edith Windsor passed away at 88. As many will know, she was the plaintiff in U.S. v. Windsor, in which the U.S. Supreme Court overturned section 3 of the Defense of Marriage Act and...
Rank this Week: 2144

Ratio Juris

Ratio Juris

Offers perspectives on judicial decisionmaking and the legal process. By Professors Jim Chen, Alfred Brophy, Stefanie Lindquist, R.J. Lipkin, Chad M. Oldfather, Lori A. Ringhand, and Elizabeth Weeks.

http://ratiojuris.blogspot.com/
  • Sep 16

    Ricardo Flores Magón, PLM, and the Labor Struggles of California Farmworker

    Ricardo Flores Magón, PLM, and the Labor Struggles of California Farmworker
    “Cipriano Ricardo Flores Magón (known as Ricardo Flores Magón; September 16, 1874 – November 21, 1922) was a noted Mexican anarchist and social reform activist. His brothers Enrique and Jesús were also active…
  • Sep 15

    The Indic (or Indian) Contribution to Grammar, Linguistics, and the Philosophy of Language

    The Indic (or Indian) Contribution to Grammar, Linguistics, and the Philosophy of Language
    Linguistics, insofar as it is (or aspires to be) a science, touches (directly, or indirectly by way of presuppositions, assumptions, and presumptions) on more than a few questions that fall within province of the philosophy of language (the…
  • Sep 11

    Salvador Allende & the Quest for Socialism: The 1973 Coup in Chile

    Salvador Allende & the Quest for Socialism: The 1973 Coup in Chile
    On this date in 1973, a coup in Chile by a fascist military junta overthrew the democratically elected government of Salvador Allende (the fascist group, Fatherland and Liberty, had helped set the stage for the takeover with a terrorist…
Rank this Week: 1053

Info/Law

Info/Law

Covers information, law, and the law of information. By Professors William McGeveran, Derek Bambauer and Tim Armstrong.

http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/infolaw
  • Sep 8

    Come See The Slants at Arizona Law!

    Come See The Slants at Arizona Law!
    The Slants – fresh off their win at the Supreme Court in Matal v. Tam – are coming to Arizona Law! You’re invited both to Simon Tam’s talk about his experience litigating over whether the band’s name could be…
  • Aug 31

    The Untestable Marketplace of Idea

    The Untestable Marketplace of Idea
    This post will summarize my essay, The Empirical First Amendment (forthcoming in the Ohio State Law Journal, as part of a symposium on “the Expanding First Amendment”). The essay argues that the First Amendment’s protections…
  • Aug 31

    Assessing the Value of Mandated Informational Disclosure

    Assessing the Value of Mandated Informational Disclosure
    My last post listed mandated informational disclosures as a means to promote consumer education without using censorship rules. Mandated disclosures are an appealing option to help consumers make better-educated decisions. In theory,…
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