Floyd Abrams Institute for Freedom of Expression

The Abrams Institute promotes freedom of speech, freedom of the press, and access to information as informed by the values of democracy and human freedom.

Knight Law and Media Program

Knight LAMP is designed to foster a deeper understanding of the issues at the intersection of law, media, and journalism and to encourage Yale Law School students to pursue careers in media law.

Media Freedom & Information Access Clinic

This clinic is dedicated to increasing government transparency, defending the essential work of news gatherers, and protecting freedom of expression through impact litigation, direct legal services, and policy work.

Privacy Lab

The Privacy Lab explores the connection between privacy, security, and anonymity through hands-on software and hardware implementation. It provides cybersecurity workshops and demonstrations, strengthening the networks between technologists, lawyers, students, and researchers.

Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice

PSRJ serves as a national center for academic research and development of new ideas to promote justice with respect to reproductive health issues. 

Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information

WIII raises awareness of threats to the open internet and makes creative policy suggestions to protect and promote internet-facilitated access to information.

Past Initiatives