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Wednesday, September 29, 2021


Attica exhibition poster

A new exhibit at the Lillian Goldman Law Library chronicles some of the responses to the Attica prison uprising of 1971, prompted by its 50th anniversary.

Thursday, September 2, 2021


soldiers loading a plane

As American wars have become more humane, they have also become endless, Professor Samuel Moyn argues in his new book.

Tuesday, June 22, 2021


Tuesday, May 18, 2021


George Floyd protest

A protest in Minneapolis on May 28, 2020, three days after the killing of George Floyd.

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John Fabian Witt

Allen H. Duffy Class of 1960 Professor of Law; Class of 1999