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2 Oct 2018, 3:10 am by David E. Bernstein
An exchange I had with a fellow law professor revealed disagreement over whether Christine Ford's refusal to turn over any of her records of the therapy sessions in which she discussed the alleged incident involving Brett Kavanaugh, even in redacted form, to the Senate Judiciary Committee, undermines her credibility. [read post]
28 Sep 2018, 12:29 pm by David E. Bernstein
The ABA president called for a delay in voting on Kavanaugh's nomination, but the ABA refuses to provide any details about this decisionYesterday ABA president Robert M. [read post]
26 Sep 2018, 11:15 am by David E. Bernstein
Ford acknowledges she didn't tell anyone in any detail about Kavanaugh's alleged sexual assault and attempted rape until thirty-two years after the incident. [read post]
19 Sep 2018, 5:10 pm by David E. Bernstein
Liberal ideas can result in racism, but not for the reasons leftist scholars have posited.Over the last few years, I've noticed that it's increasingly popular among leftist academics to blame the rise of liberalism (individual rights, equality under the law, competitive markets, constitutional limited government, etc.) in the nineteenth century for the rise of racist ideologies in the same time period. [read post]
14 Sep 2018, 8:02 am by David E. Bernstein
" [Bernstein: actually, MacLean never mentions that Buchanan favored confiscatory estate taxes, assumedly because it would undermine both her claim that he was the svengali of the libertarian movement, and that he favored oligarchy.] [read post]
8 Sep 2018, 12:32 pm by David E. Bernstein
Academic discourse is increasingly under threat from activist professors.According to Professor Ted Hill, Amie Wilkinson, a senior professor of mathematics at the University of Chicago, launched a successful campaign to get one mathematics journal that had accepted his paper withdraw its acceptance, and a second journal to "unpublish" the paper after publishing it online, apparently because discussing even mathematical models of hypothetical sex differences is forbidden if someone might… [read post]
7 Sep 2018, 3:06 am by Walter Olson
” [David Henderson quoting Marie L. [read post]
4 Sep 2018, 2:57 pm by David E. Bernstein
Bush were seated two seats down from David Duke at Willie Nelson's funeral, with Duke given a place of honor. [read post]
27 Aug 2018, 10:23 am by David E. Bernstein
Ratified 150 years ago, the 14th Amendment has been called America's "Second Founding. [read post]
6 Aug 2018, 7:35 am by David E. Bernstein
No, this isn't another post about that horrible Nancy MacLean book, but it is related. [read post]
6 Aug 2018, 5:16 am by David E. Bernstein
The Koch-Trump feud is just part of the conspiracy to amend the Constitution in talk show host Mark Levin's image.Readers will recall that Duke Historian Nancy MacLean wrote a horrible book filled with errors, misrepresentations, and speculation, on the late economist James Buchanan. [read post]
27 Jul 2018, 6:54 am by David E. Bernstein
Act I: Shook, Hardy, and Bacon attorney Paul Reid (who I don't know and have no prior connection with) represents a severely injured plaintiff seeking compensation for his injury. [read post]
26 Jul 2018, 6:23 am by David E. Bernstein
I have a new article in the Cumberland Law Review, for a colloquium on the one hundredth anniversary of Buchanan v. [read post]
30 Jun 2018, 5:55 am by David E. Bernstein
My new article, just published in the Notre Dame Journal of Legislation, tackles the controversy over whether laws that require government construction contractors to pay the prevailing wage have a racist history, and whether they continue to have discriminatory effects on minority workers. [read post]
14 Jun 2018, 10:00 am by Dan Ernst
David E Bernstein, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, has posted Prevailing Wage Legislation and the Continuing Significance of Race, which appears in the Notre Dame Journal of Legislation 44 (2018): 154-169:Since the early twentieth century, labor unions have lobbied federal and state governments to enact and enforce laws requiring government contractors to pay “prevailing wages” to employees on public works projects. [read post]
7 Jun 2018, 8:00 am by Dan Ernst
David E Bernstein, George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School, has posted Reflections on the 100th Anniversary of Buchanan v. [read post]
29 May 2018, 12:22 pm by David E. Bernstein
As readers may recall, Democracy in Chains by Duke History Professor Nancy MacLean is a very badly-flawed account of the life, career, and influence of the late Nobel Prize winning economist, James Buchanan. [read post]