Wednesday, December 1, 2021


Supreme Court Hears Arguments in Landmark Mississippi Abortion Case

Clinical Lecturer in Law, Associate Research Scholar in Law, and Director of the Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice of the Information Society Project Priscilla Smith ’91 was interviewed about the Mississippi abortion law case currently before the U.S. Supreme Court that directly challenges Roe v. Wade.

Friday, October 15, 2021


ISP Panels Tackle the Facebook Files and Democracy

On Oct. 7, 2021, the Information Society Project (ISP) at Yale Law School organized two panels with leading activists and academics, titled “The Facebook Files: What Next? Answers from Activism and Academia,” to discuss new revelations about Facebook.

Thursday, October 7, 2021


In Yale Forum, Whistleblower Warns of How Facebook Promotes Violence

A news report describes an Information Society Project panel discussion featuring a former Facebook employee who is now speaking out against the company.

Wednesday, October 6, 2021


Facebook Whistleblower to Headline Yale Law Panel on Tech’s Failures, Fixes

Reuters previews the Information Society Project’s panel “The Facebook Files: What’s Next?”

Saturday, June 12, 2021


America’s New Gilded Age: The Cycles of Constitutional Time

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is interviewed about his new book, The Cycles of Constitutional Time.

Thursday, May 6, 2021


Facebook’s Oversight Board Was Supposed to Let Facebook Off the Hook. It didn’t. — A Commentary by Jack Balkin and Kate Klonick ’18 Ph.D.

Jack Balkin is Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment at Yale Law School. Kate Klonick is an Assistant Professor of Law at St. John’s University School of Law and an Affiliated Fellow at the Information Society Project at Yale Law School.

Friday, March 19, 2021


MFIA Clinic to Host its Annual FOIA Bootcamp April 7, 2021

The Media Freedom and Information Access Clinic will host its annual FOIA Bootcamp on April 7, 2021.

Monday, March 8, 2021


WIII White Paper Series Tackles Responses to Misinformation

The Wikimedia/Yale Law School Initiative on Intermediaries and Information (WIII) announced the launch of a new white paper series which explores novel regulatory responses to misinformation.

Tuesday, February 23, 2021


Supreme Court Term Limits—Here’s the Best Option

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in Bloomberg Law about Supreme Court term limits.

Wednesday, February 17, 2021


Democracy Is Weakening Right in Front of Us

Knight Professor of Constitutional Law and the First Amendment Jack Balkin is quoted in the New York Times about the effect of social media on democracy.

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