Tuesday, March 8, 2022

Yale to Host Conference on Competition Issues in America’s Grocery Stores

The Thurman Arnold Project at Yale, the Information Society Project at Yale Law School, and the Yale Sustainable Food Program will host “Reforming America’s Food Retail Markets,” a conference on how antitrust enforcement and competition policy can improve food retail markets in America.

Thursday, January 27, 2022

ISP Launches Digital Public Sphere White Paper Series

The Information Society Project (ISP) announced the launch of its Digital Public Sphere White Paper Series, which will explore critical issues related to technology and the public sphere, and the effects of digital platforms on democracy and information governance.

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Solomon Center Co-Hosts Panel on Future of Reproductive Rights and Advocacy

A panel co-hosted by the Solomon Center and the Information Society Project’s Program for the Study of Reproductive Justice examined the future of abortion rights and reproductive justice advocacy since the overturn of Roe v. Wade.

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.