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SOM Insights: Professor Paul Bracken on Europe after Brexit

October 12, 2018

Bracken, an expert in political science and strategy, says that Brexit is just one of the political and economic disruptions currently reshaping the continent.

Top political operatives share their secrets in ‘Off the Record’ classes

October 12, 2018

Sponsored by the Yale Politics Initiative, the masterclass series invites guests like Sean Spicer and Deray McKesson to discuss the nuts and bolts of politics.

Immigrant Rights Clinic observes client’s one year in sanctuary

October 11, 2018

Students from the Yale Law School clinic gathered to mark one year since their client Sujitno Sajuti entered sanctuary in a Meriden church to avoid deportation.

Scholar calls for end to ‘colonial’ system in tribal energy industries

October 9, 2018

Native peoples continue to be exploited by the legacy of colonialism, scholar Andrew Curley, a member of the Navajo Nation, said during a campus talk Oct. 9.

Attorney and producer Laverne Berry to discuss ‘Documenting Democracy’

October 2, 2018

Laverne Berry, attorney and producer of “Capturing the Flag,” about the 2016 election, will speak at Yale on Thursday, Oct. 4 as a Poynter Fellow in Journalism.

The International Criminal Court is no threat to America

September 18, 2018

Instead of strengthening American sovereignty and leadership in the world, the administration policy announced by John Bolton is only likely to erode it.

Constitution Day with Professor Akhil Amar

September 17, 2018

Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science Akhil Amar discusses what makes the U.S. Constitution unique and why we celebrate Constitution Day today.

A Supreme Court transformed

September 17, 2018

What will the court look like when neither side of the ideological divide has to walk on eggs to win the favor of the justice in the middle?

Lord Mervyn King to deliver 2018 Judge Ralph K. Winter Lecture on Sept. 17

September 10, 2018

King is the Alan Greenspan Professor of Economics at the New York University Stern School of Business and former Governor of the Bank of England.

Yale Law School clinic receives ‘historic’ decision from veterans court

August 27, 2018

The U.S. Court of Appeals for Veterans Claims issued an opinion holding that veterans may bring class actions against the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.