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34 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Lawrence Lessig. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Lawrence Lessig, often where they are interviewed.

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34 of The Best Podcast Episodes for Lawrence Lessig. A collection of podcasts episodes with or about Lawrence Lessig, often where they are interviewed.

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The Electoral College, Faithless Electors, and Polarization with Lawrence Lessig

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This episode is with Harvard Law School Professor Lawrence Lessig in which we talk about the Electoral College, the recent faithless electors Supreme Court case that Prof. Lessig argued, and the current polarization in our country. Professor Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School. Prof. Lessig is the founder of EqualCitizens and a founding board member of Creative Commons. Prof. Lessig has focused much of his career on law and technology, especially as it affects copyright and currently addresses “institutional corruption” especially as that affects democracy. He is also the author of his new book “They Don't Represent Us: Reclaiming Our Democracy.” Intergenerational Politics is a video series created by Jill Wine-Banks and Victor Shi dedicated to engaging all generations in politics with weekly unfiltered conversations with experts across the nation. Listen more on Apple Podcasts, Spotify, or other podcast streaming services.

Oct 02 2020 · 47mins
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Lawrence Lessig: How to Save Our Democracy

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Harvard Law professor Lawrence Lessig joins to talk about how we can reform our democracy and save ourselves from this mess. Lawrence and Andrew discuss the cubicle farms where politicians dial for dollars, how "slow democracy" can improve our political discourse, and how we can reverse the decline of journalism in America.

Watch this conversation on YouTube: https://youtu.be/-3oTqBWrj0s

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Aug 20 2020 · 1hr 4mins
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The Electoral College w/ Lawrence Lessig

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With the help of Havard Law Professor Lawrence Lessig, Jake and Lorenzo consider a much-debated feature of America's democratic process: the Electoral College. Take a listen as they discuss solutions to this pressing issue.

Jul 15 2020 · 42mins
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Lawrence Lessig | The State of the United States Political System

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Lawrence Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School, prior to which he founded the Center for Internet and Society at Stanford Law School, and taught at the University of Chicago. Founder of Equal Citizens and a founding board member of Creative Commons, Lessig serves on the Scientific Board of AXA Research Fund and has received numerous awards including a Webby, Free Software Foundation's Freedom Award, Scientific American 50 and Fastcase 50 Awards.

Cited by The New Yorker as “the most important thinker on intellectual property in the Internet era,” Lessig's current work addresses “institutional corruption”—relationships which, while legal, weaken public trust in an institution—especially as that affects democracy. His books include: They Don't Represent Us (November 2019), Fidelity & Constraint: How the Supreme Court Has Read the American Constitution (May 2019), America, Compromised (2018), Republic, Lost v2 (2015), Republic, Lost: How Money Corrupts Congress—and a Plan to Stop It (2011) among many others. Lessig holds undergraduate degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, an MA in philosophy from Cambridge University, and a JD from Yale.

WEBSITE: lessig.org

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LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/lessig/ https://www.linkedin.com/company/equalcitizens/

Twitter: @lessig

Equal Citizens Twitter: @EqualCitizensUS

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Jul 12 2020 · 1hr 12mins
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A Politics of Love with Lawrence Lessig

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How can America move from a politics of hate to a politics of love? Ciaran O'Connor interviews Harvard Law Professor Lawrence Lessig.

Jun 25 2020 · 46mins
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#221 UBI, Big Data, & Activism - Lawrence Lessig

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Lawrence Lessig (@Lessig) is an American academic, attorney, and political activist. He is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law at Harvard Law School and the former director of the Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics at Harvard University.

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Jun 11 2020 · 1hr 32mins
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_2. Lawrence Lessig is the Roy L. Furman Professor of Law and Leadership at Harvard Law School. He was the co-founder of Creative Commons, and was a candidate for president in 2016. He is the author of numerous books, most recently They Don’t Represent Us published by Dey Street and America: Compromised from the University of Chicago Press. He hosts the podcast Another Way. Professor Lessig joins to talk electoral reform, finance reform, our dire circumstances, and glimmers of hope.
May 24 2020 · 43mins
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Reclaiming Our Democracy with Lawrence Lessig of Harvard Law School

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Professor Lawrence Lessig joins The Great Battlefield podcast to talk about his career from teaching Constitutional and Contract Law at Harvard Law School to his brief run for President to his latest book "They Don't Represent Us: Reclaiming Our Democracy".
Jan 06 2020 · 1hr 3mins
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OA346: Faithless Electors (w/Lawrence Lessig)

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Today's episode features an in-depth interview with Prof. Lawrence Lessig, counsel for the Colorado faithless electors, about the electoral college system.

We also go through the answer to last week's #T3BE about the differences and similarities between burglary and larceny. You won't want to miss it!

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Dec 31 2019 · 58mins
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Lawrence Lessig: The Supreme Court and the Constitution

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SPEAKERS

Lawrence Lessig
Professor of Law and Leadership, Harvard Law School; Author, Fidelity & Constraint: How the Supreme Court Has Read the American Constitution

In Conversation with James Taylor
Professor of Politics, University of San Francisco; Former President, National Conference of Black Political Scientists

This program was recorded in front of a live audience at The Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco on December 16th, 2019.

Dec 17 2019 ·
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