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July 23, 2014

What the D.C. Circuit Got Wrong About Obamacare—A Commentary by Abbe Gluck ’00

Abbe R. Gluck is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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July 21, 2014

How Liberals Can Reclaim the Constitution—A Commentary by Jack Balkin

Jack M. Balkin is the Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School.
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July 21, 2014

Liberals Make 'Profit' a Dirty Word—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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July 19, 2014

What Gaza and Ukraine have in common—A Commentary by Paul W. Kahn ’80

Paul W. Kahn is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School. 
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July 15, 2014

America’s Tragic Turn in Germany and Japan—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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July 10, 2014

Reading Hobby Lobby in Context—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Senior Research Scholar in Law, Knight Distinguished Journalist-in-Residence, and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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July 8, 2014

One or Two Cheers for Unanimous Supreme Court Decisions—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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June 27, 2014

Someone Hand John Roberts a Pamphlet—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 25, 2014

The Supreme Court Justices Have Cellphones, Too—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is a Senior Research Scholar in Law, Knight Distinguished Journalist-in-Residence, and Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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June 16, 2014

Federal Student Loans—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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June 16, 2014

Why Are Conservatives Celebrating the California Teacher Tenure Decision?—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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June 13, 2014

What Obama Didn't Say About Iraq—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 11, 2014

Undecided – A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 5, 2014

Law and Borders—A Commentary by Cristina Rodríguez ’00

Cristina Rodríguez is a Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 5, 2014

Don’t create separate military justice system for sex offenses—A Commentary by Eugene R. Fidell

Eugene R. Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 5, 2014

Smeared by Gay-Rights Activists—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 3, 2014

Who's Afraid of Too Much Justice?—A Commentary by Megan Quattlebaum '10

Megan Quattlebaum is an Associate Research Scholar in Law, Senior Liman Fellow in Residence, and Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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June 1, 2014

What Maya Angelou taught our students—A Commentary by James Forman Jr. ’92

James Forman Jr. is a Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 29, 2014

Obama should not let Europe slip away—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. 
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May 29, 2014

Obama's Deja-Vu Foreign Policy—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School 
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May 29, 2014

The real problem with the VA? Congress—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 28, 2014

Polar Vision—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 22, 2014

Let Airbnb Be, Mr. Schneiderman—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 15, 2014

On Sexual Assault Policy, Trust Colleges, Not Uncle Sam—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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May 15, 2014

Dear Class of 2014: Thanks for Not Disinviting Me—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 15, 2014

2,785 Petitioners for Clemency Need All of the Mercy Obama Can Give—A Commentary by Megan Quattlebaum ’10

Megan Quattlebaum is an Associate Research Scholar in Law, Senior Liman Fellow in Residence, and Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 14, 2014

Still Tinkering—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 14, 2014

Congress Is Stealing Fannie and Freddie—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82 and Logan Beirne ’08

Jonathan R. Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law at Yale Law School. Logan Beirne ’08 is an Information Society Project Visiting Fellow at Yale Law School. 
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May 11, 2014

Dr. King showed faith in government—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. 
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May 9, 2014

Kiev 2014 Is Not Berlin 1948—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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May 9, 2014

What Putin learned from the U.S. invasion of Iraq—A Commentary by Paul W. Kahn ’80

Paul W. Kahn is Robert W. Winner Professor of Law and the Humanities, and Director of the Orville H. Schell, Jr. Center for International Human Rights at Yale Law School. 
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April 30, 2014

Microscope and Telescope—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 29, 2014

401(k) Anti-Services—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 28, 2014

Was Martin Luther King wrong?—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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April 24, 2014

It's Perfectly Fine For Herbalife Short-Sellers To Lobby The Government—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale University, and Professor in the Yale School of Management. 
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April 24, 2014

The Limits of Sex-Segregated Marketing—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 24, 2014

What Would Thomas Piketty Think of Affirmative Action?—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 22, 2014

Taxing Inequality—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 21, 2014

The Top 12 Government Programs Ever—A Commentary by Peter Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 21, 2014

How Argentina's Default Could Be New York's Loss—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Jonathan R. Macey is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance and Securities Law at Yale University, and Professor in the Yale School of Management. 
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April 20, 2014

Money won't buy you votes—A Commentary by Peter Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is the Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 16, 2014

An Indecent Burial—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 14, 2014

How Bad is The 401(k) Excessive Fee Problem? A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 13, 2014

Oregon should eliminate the federal-tax deduction—A Commentary by Yair Listokin ’05 and Erik Stegemiller ’15

Yair Listokin ’05 is Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Erik Stegemiller ’15 is a student at YLS. 
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April 10, 2014

What Would Thomas Piketty Think of Affirmative Action?–A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 10, 2014

How Much Is One Vote Worth?–A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 4, 2014

All Eyes on Obama—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman '67 and Ian Ayres '86

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 4, 2014

Not-So-National Merit—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 4, 2014

Putin Wouldn't Dare Take Alaska—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 3, 2014

Early Warning—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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April 3, 2014

Rerouting the flow of ‘dark money’ into political campaigns—A Commentary by Heather Gerken, Wade Gibson ’11, and Webb Lyons ’14

Heather K. Gerken is the J. Skelly Wright Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Webb Lyons '14 is a third year JD candidate at Yale Law School. Wade Gibson '11 is director of the Fiscal Policy Center at Connecticut Voices for Children. 
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April 3, 2014

Don't Blame Non-Voters for Not Voting—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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March 30, 2014

Dignity Is a Constitutional Principle—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. 
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March 30, 2014

Development: Mobilize citizens to track sustainability—A Commentary by Daniel C. Esty '86

Daniel C. Esty is the Hillhouse Professor of Environmental Law and Policy, with appointments at both the Yale Law School and the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies. 
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March 29, 2014

The Problem Of 401(k) Mapping To Dominated Funds—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. 
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March 29, 2014

Execution but not justice: Court's doctrine on habeas is misguided—A Commentary by Lawrence Fox

Lawrence Fox is the George W. and Sadella D. Crawford Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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March 26, 2014

Putin Takes the King—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 24, 2014

Apps Don’t Bully People, People Bully People—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 20, 2014

What Lies Beneath—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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March 17, 2014

Obamacare's Market Problem—A Commentary by Peter Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 17, 2014

Feel Free to Lecture Vladimir Putin—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 17, 2014

YLS Sale Symposium: Sale’s Legacies—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.
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March 14, 2014

Why the Crimean referendum is illegal—A Commentary by Lea Brilmayer

Lea Brilmayer is the Howard M. Holtzmann Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.
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March 13, 2014

After the Veto—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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March 11, 2014

Warning: Groupon May Be Dangerous to Your Wealth—A Commentary by Norm Silber and Diego Matamoros ’15

Norman I. Silber is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Diego Matamoros ’15 is a J.D. Candidate at Yale Law School.
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March 6, 2014

What if Ukraine Still Had Nuclear Weapons?—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 4, 2014

I Still Believe in Bitcoin—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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March 3, 2014

Renting Judges for Secret Rulings—A Commentary by Judith Resnik

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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February 21, 2014

Law and Politics—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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February 19, 2014

Obama's Shale Gas Trojan Horse—A Commentary by E. Donald Elliott ’74

E. Donald Elliott is Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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February 14, 2014

The World’s Most Dangerous Software—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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February 10, 2014

Presidential Power Grabs: Their Causes and Cure—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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February 10, 2014

Hackers Have Rights, Too—A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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February 6, 2014

A Legal Victory for Insurance Exchanges—A Commentary by Abbe Gluck ’00

Abbe R. Gluck is an Associate Professor of Law at Yale Law School
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February 3, 2014

The U.S. hypocrisy over Russia’s anti-gay laws—A Commentary by Ian Ayres ’86 and William Eskridge ’78

Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School. William Eskridge ’78 is the John A. Garver Professor of Jurisprudence at Yale Law School.

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January 28, 2014

Obama’s NSA blind spot—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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January 27, 2014

What Drives Success?—A Commentary by Amy Chua and Jed Rubenfeld

Amy Chua is the John M. Duff, Jr. Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Jed Rubenfeld is the Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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January 22, 2014

Another Bad Year for Religious Freedom—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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January 17, 2014

Readers From the Future Loved This Column—A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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January 15, 2014

Xi, Mao, and China’s Search for a Usable Past—A Commentary by Paul Gewirtz ’70

Paul Gewirtz '70 is the Potter Stewart Professor of Constitutional Law at Yale Law School and Director of The China Center.
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January 14, 2014

We need a new jurisprudence of anonymity—A Commentary by Jed Rubenfeld

Jed Rubenfeld is the Robert R. Slaughter Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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January 14, 2014

Hey, Politicians: You Work for Us—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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January 7, 2014

Crack Cocaine Limbo—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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January 3, 2014

A Work Still in Progress—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. 
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January 3, 2014

The White House Begs the Question on Mass Surveillance—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.

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December 19, 2013

Fighting the NSA With Footnotes—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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December 16, 2013

Go Ahead and Criticize That Obama-Castro Handshake—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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December 12, 2013

The Mirror of Guantánamo—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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December 9, 2013

Goodbye to George III—A Commentary by Eugene Fidell

Eugene R. Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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December 9, 2013

Beware an Unchecked President—A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway 97 and Jacob S. Hacker

Oona A. Hathaway '97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and director of the Center for Global Legal Challenges at Yale Law School. Jacob S. Hacker is a Professor of Political Science and Director of the Institution for Social and Policy Studies at Yale.
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December 4, 2013

Building Better Bitcoins—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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December 2, 2013

Doesn’t Eat, Doesn’t Pray and Doesn’t Love—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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December 2, 2013

Are Three Parents One Too Many?—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 22, 2013

Don’t Blame Kennedy’s Death on Dallas—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 19, 2013

In Government, Nothing Succeeds Like Failure—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 18, 2013

On Divestment—A Commentary by Jonathan Macey ’82

Jonathan Macey ’82 is the Sam Harris Professor of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, and Securities Law at Yale Law School.
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November 15, 2013

Bring Me a Case—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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November 15, 2013

Why Negotiations With Iran Are Doomed—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 11, 2013

Is Silicon Valley Arrogant? Not by My Definition—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 7, 2013

Making up with Europe: The U.S. must repair its ties to the transatlantic community—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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November 4, 2013

The ObamaCare Website Failure Was Inevitable—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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November 1, 2013

Washington Isn’t Working. So Move It—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 31, 2013

When Judges Don’t Know Everything—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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October 31, 2013

The Senate showdown about the D.C. Circuit—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

Lincoln Caplan is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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October 29, 2013

Go Out There and Win One for the Motherboard—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 28, 2013

“Ending the Forever War”: A Progress Report—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Read Professor Koh's "How to End the Forever War?" speech.
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October 24, 2013

The Case for International Law—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh and Michael Doyle

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Michael Doyle is Harold Brown Professor of International Affairs, Law, and Political Science at Columbia University.
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October 18, 2013

A Tree Grows in Canada—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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October 18, 2013

No, Republicans Aren't Trying an End Run Around the Constitution—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 15, 2013

A Risky Science Communication Environment for Vaccines—A Commentary by Dan M. Kahan

Dan M. Kahan is the Elizabeth K. Dollard Professor of Law and Professor of Psychology at Yale Law School.
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October 15, 2013

Republican Peter King Takes the Lead—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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October 11, 2013

Let the Market, Not the Government, Punish the Redskins—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 10, 2013

Part III: Syria and the Law of Humanitarian Intervention—A Reply—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Read Part I and Part II of this series.
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October 9, 2013

American Exceptionalism: Curse or boon—A Commentary by Peter H. Schuck

Peter H. Schuck is Simeon E. Baldwin Professor Emeritus of Law and Professor (Adjunct) of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 7, 2013

Canceling the Shutdown, Playing by the Rules—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Ian Ayres ’86

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 7, 2013

Two Words That Should Make the West Wary of Iran—A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 7, 2013

Strike on Syria for Chemical Weapons – Not Illegal—A Commentary By Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.
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October 5, 2013

The Return of the Terrible Plan to Ship Female Inmates From the Northeast to Alabama—A Commentary by Judith Resnik

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 3, 2013

Fish or Cut Bait—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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October 3, 2013

G.O.P. Stand on Debt Gives Checkbook to Obama—A Commentary by Akhil Reed Amar ’84

Akhil Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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October 2, 2013

Part II: International Law and the Way Forward—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Read Part I and Part III of the series.
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October 1, 2013

Ted Cruz, Leninist—A Commentary by Jack Balkin

Jack M. Balkin is the Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School.
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September 26, 2013

Part I: Syria and the Law of Humanitarian Intervention—A Commentary by Harold Hongju Koh

Harold Hongju Koh is the Sterling Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. Read Part II and Part III of this series.
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September 24, 2013

Surveillance and the FISA Court—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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September 20, 2013

The year that changed the world—A Commentary by Akhil Amar ’84

Akhil Amar ’84 is Sterling Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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September 20, 2013

Winds of Change—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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September 20, 2013

The Only Campaign-Finance Law You’ll Ever Need—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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September 19, 2013

America’s Most Honorable Football Coach—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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September 16, 2013

Who Killed Online Privacy? We Did—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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September 16, 2013

The Naval Academy sex assault hearing should be the last of its kind—A Commentary by Eugene Fidell

Eugene R. Fidell is the Florence Rogatz Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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September 12, 2013

Leaks and Consequences—A Commentary by Lincoln Caplan

Lincoln Caplan is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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September 9, 2013

Why legal education should last for three years—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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September 6, 2013

Unrigging the Admissions System—A Commentary by Asha Rangappa ’00

Asha Rangappa ’00 is an Associate Dean at Yale Law School.
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September 6, 2013

Obama Just Increased Executive Power – Again—A Commentary by Gordon Silverstein

Gordon Silverstein is the Assistant Dean for Graduate Programs and Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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September 5, 2013

The Next Abortion Case is Here—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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September 4, 2013

Bait and Switch—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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September 4, 2013

What Congressional Approval Won't Do: Trim Obama's Power or Make War Legal—A Commentary by Jack Balkin

Jack M. Balkin is the Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School.
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September 4, 2013

On Syria, a U.N. Vote Isn’t Optional—A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Scott J. Shapiro ’90

Oona A. Hathaway '97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and director of the Center for Global Legal Challenges at Yale Law School. Scott Shapiro '90 is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School.
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September 3, 2013

What Obama Is Risking in Syria—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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September 3, 2013

Keep female prisoners close to family—A Commentary by Judith Resnik and Nancy Gertner ’71

Judith Resnik is the Arthur Liman Professor of Law at Yale Law School. Nancy Gertner '71 is a retired federal judge, Harvard Law Professor, and former Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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August 28, 2013

The U.S. shouldn’t break the law by attacking Syria—A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97 and Scott J. Shapiro ’90

Oona A. Hathaway '97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law and director of the Center for Global Legal Challenges at Yale Law School. Scott Shapiro '90 is the Charles F. Southmayd Professor of Law and Professor of Philosophy at Yale Law School.
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August 22, 2013

Imagining the Court—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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August 19, 2013

Why the UN Should Take Responsibility for Haiti's Cholera Outbreak—A Commentary by Muneer Ahmad and Celso Perez ’14

Muneer I. Ahmad is a Clinical Professor of Law at Yale Law School and Celso Perez '14 is a J.D. candidate at Yale Law School.
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August 19, 2013

How the NSA is Hurting the Tech Sector—A Commentary by Stephen Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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August 12, 2013

When Information Could Make the Nerd a King—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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August 8, 2013

How the Internet Can Save Journalism—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67 and Ian Ayres ’86

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School. Ian Ayres ’86 is the William K. Townsend Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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August 5, 2013

Breach or Debate—A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale Law School.
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August 5, 2013

Bradley Manning’s Crime Is Smaller Than Treason—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.
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July 29, 2013

How to Get Obama Out of His Bubble—A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

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July 25, 2013

Justices on the Job—A Commentary by Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL

Linda Greenhouse ’78 MSL is the Joseph Goldstein Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.
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