Professor Laurence Tribe Kicks Off Semester For ACS at HLS

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On Tuesday, September 16, 2014 the distinguished Professor Laurence Tribe kicked off the ACS year with a speech, a Q&A, and a teaser of his newest book Uncertain Justice: The Roberts Court and the Constitution. Tribe’s twenty minute remarks were short, yet sweeping. He surveyed the overarching themes of the Roberts Court, commenting on each …

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Intelligence Squared Debate Proposition: “Affirmative Action on Campus Does More Harm than Good”

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m4s0n501 On February 27th Intelligence Squared, the highly popular debate show hosted by ABC News’ John Donvan was recorded for NPR from the Ames Courtroom on the campus of Harvard Law School. Students and faculty crowded into the Ames Courtroom to hear two sides argue in support and in opposition to the proposition: Affirmative action …

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Local Progressive Policymaking with David Chiu

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On February 21st David Chiu, President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors, visited HLS for an ACS and APLSA co-sponsored lunch talk about progressive policymaking. Mr. Chiu was enthusiastic about bringing new ideas to San Francisco, and emphasized the power of local government to improve the lives of city residents. Mr. Chiu began his …

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