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20 Apr 2021, 4:44 pm by Nicholas Mosvick
The Supreme Court’s “state action” requirement in the 1883 Civil Rights Cases limited the power of the Civil Rights Act of 1871 until a series of Supreme Court cases in the 1950s suggested the justices were, in the words of historian Michael Klarman, “no longer willing to permit state-action doctrine to obstruct the pursuit of racial equality. [read post]
1 Feb 2010, 6:34 am by Adam Schlossman
: The Supreme Court’s Impact on Black History for the Past Fifty Years” –Michael Klarman, professor at Harvard Law School “Ending Racial Preferences” –Roger Clegg, president of the Center for Equal Opportunity “Justice Kennedy’s Evolving Views On Race” –Heather Gerken, professor at Yale Law School Podcast: Interview on Brown v. [read post]
25 Aug 2022, 5:03 am by jonathanturley
It is similar to the remarks of Harvard professor Michael Klarman two years ago for court packing and insisted that Democrats can change the system to guarantee Republicans “will never win another election,” at least not without abandoning their values. [read post]
27 Mar 2011, 8:18 am by Alfred Brophy
 Michael Klarman's From Jim Crow to Civil Rights won in 2005; David Kyvig's Explicit and Authentic Acts: Amending the US Constitution, 1776-1995 won in 1997; Edmund Morgan's Inventing the People: The Rise of Popular Sovereignty in England and America won in 1989, along with Foner's Reconstruction. [read post]
9 Mar 2017, 8:16 am by Christine Corcos
 To learn more about the Silver Gavel Awards, go to www.ambar.org/gavelawards.The following is a complete list of finalists, with links to their work:BOOKS“Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy”Heather Ann Thompson, authorPenguin Random House/Pantheon Bookshttp://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/178182/blood-in-the-water-by-heather-ann-thompson/9780375423222/“Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”Matthew Desmond, authorPenguin… [read post]
28 Oct 2019, 3:54 am by Mark Graber
  Michael Klarman details how the death of segregation was hastened considerably by the backlash to Brown v. [read post]
21 Sep 2020, 6:30 am by Stephen Griffin
  Constitutional rot is a relative term and is thus a more helpful way to understand the constitutional aspects of our current predicament than concepts like “constitutional crisis” (of which I am perhaps overly fond) or even “authoritarianism” (as in Michael Klarman’s forthcoming Harvard Foreword). [read post]
28 Feb 2015, 11:05 am by Neil Siegel
Gerken contrasts her “internalist” account of Windsor with “psychoanalytic” ones offered by scholars such as Rick Pildes, Michael Klarman, Mary Dudziak, and myself. [read post]
9 Mar 2017, 8:16 am
 To learn more about the Silver Gavel Awards, go to www.ambar.org/gavelawards.The following is a complete list of finalists, with links to their work:BOOKS“Blood in the Water: The Attica Prison Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy”Heather Ann Thompson, authorPenguin Random House/Pantheon Bookshttp://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/178182/blood-in-the-water-by-heather-ann-thompson/9780375423222/“Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City”Matthew Desmond, authorPenguin… [read post]
20 Jan 2015, 7:00 am by James Fox
The backlash thesis is well known, and is associated most commonly with the work of Gerald Rosenberg and Michael Klarman. [read post]
21 Jun 2011, 6:00 am by Tomiko Brown-Nagin
Consider, for example, the perspectives on the subject found in the following works: Michael Klarman, From Jim Crow to Civil Rights; Matt Lassiter & Andrew Lewis, eds., The Moderates' Dilemma: Massive Resistance to School Desegregation in Virginia; Neil McMillen, The Citizens' Council: Organized Resistance to the Second Reconstruction; Jason Sokol, There Goes My Every Thing: White Southerners in the Age of Civil Rights; Anders Walker, The Ghost of Jim Crow; and John… [read post]
22 Nov 2009, 6:31 am
This bears on the arguments that scholars such as Gerald Rosenberg and Michael Klarman have been making about the utility (or futility) of courts as engineers of social change. [read post]
16 Apr 2015, 7:39 am by Amy Howe
Turning to the same-sex-marriage issue, this blog featured the first in a two-part series by Michael Klarman on the history of the same-sex marriage movement. [read post]
22 Jun 2011, 8:45 am by David Bernstein
I could have easily written a book twice as long, that wouldn’t have been half as “good” from the reader’s perspective.The vast majority of academic books I’ve read should have been at least 30% shorter, though there are some very long books–like Michael Klarman’s From Jim Crow to Civil Rights–that fully justify their length.UPDATE: I’ll always be grateful to Professor Black of Brandeis University’s History Department, who… [read post]
9 Mar 2021, 7:04 pm by Jonathan H. Adler
The majority witnesses—Harvard law professor Michael Klarman, Lisa Graves of the Center for Media and Democracy, and Ben Jealous of People for the American Way—will paint a picture of an out-of-control, activist Supreme Court beholden to big business and moneyed interests. [read post]
22 May 2020, 6:30 am by Guest Blogger
Other writers, such as Jack Balkin, Michael Klarman and Sotirios Barber have furthered the study of idolatry from a critical perspective, raising serious questions about how and why these fundamental texts continue to be idolised. [read post]
4 May 2017, 5:45 pm by Sandy Levinson
  Madison, Hamilton, Jefferson, and Washington were indeed giants who took their role as leaders of the fragile new nation with the utmost seriousness, even if one pays full attention to their more human-all-too-human aspects set out in Michael Klarman’s magnificent study. [read post]
7 Jun 2007, 5:06 am
We draw on these understandings to question leading accounts of backlash featured in the work of Michael Klarman, William Eskridge, and Cass Sunstein. [read post]
24 Feb 2020, 11:24 am by Nicholas Mosvick
Klarman, “How Great Were the ‘Great’ Marshall Court Decisions? [read post]