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Wednesday, February 02, 2022


In The Press

Podcast: Rob Dunn on What the Laws of Biology Predict About our Future

When We Talk About Animals

In this podcast episode, ecologist Rob Dunn speaks with LEAP Executive Director Viveca Morris and Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law Jennifer Skene about how natural history will dictate human destiny.

Wednesday, January 19, 2022


Thursday, May 12, 2022


A blackpoll warbler killed by a window collision.

Thursday, April 21, 2022


View of the Earth as seen by the Apollo 17 crew traveling toward the moon.

A view of the Earth as seen by the Apollo 17 crew traveling toward the moon in 1972.

Tuesday, February 1, 2022


Tuesday, March 2, 2021


Dr. Jonathan Epstein

Dr. Jonathan Epstein, Vice President for Science and Outreach at EcoHealth Alliance, spoke on February 17 as part of the One Health Speaker Series hosted by the Law, Ethics & Animals Program (LEAP) at Yale Law School.

Monday, February 22, 2021


Kichwa woman

A Kichwa woman in San Martin, Peru. Credit: Miluska Elguera Solar / FPP

Tuesday, October 20, 2020


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Wednesday, May 20, 2020


41:08

Friday, February 7, 2020


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Friday, February 7, 2020


2:25

Friday, January 24, 2020


43:56

Friday, January 17, 2020


1:04:41

Thursday, October 24, 2019


16:49

Thursday, February 14, 2019


58:46

Monday, March 21, 2022


In The Press

Oil Giants Wage ‘Endless’ Disputes Before Climate Case Trials

Bloomberg Law

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Douglas Kysar comments on a climate misinformation lawsuit — one of several filed nationally — moving closer to trial in a state court.

Monday, March 7, 2022


In The Press

Beef Lobbyists Celebrate Methane ‘Win’ at COP26

Unearthed

Viveca Morris, Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program, is quoted about the overlooked seriousness of methane pollution from animal agriculture.

Saturday, February 12, 2022


In The Press

In Clampdown on U.S. Methane Emissions, Belching Cattle Get a Pass

The Wall Street Journal

Associate Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program Viveca Morris is quoted about the agriculture industry and the Biden administration’s efforts to curb methane emissions.

Wednesday, February 2, 2022


In The Press

Podcast: Rob Dunn on What the Laws of Biology Predict About our Future

When We Talk About Animals

In this podcast episode, ecologist Rob Dunn speaks with LEAP Executive Director Viveca Morris and Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law Jennifer Skene about how natural history will dictate human destiny.

Tuesday, February 1, 2022


In The Press

New Haven and Yale Community Discuss Rising Meat Prices

Yale Daily News

LEAP Student Fellow Manny Rutinel LAW ’22 and LEAP Executive Director Viveca Morris speak with The Yale Daily News about the Biden administration’s plans to address meat industry concentration.

Thursday, January 6, 2022


In The Press

Don’t Make Meat Cheaper. Make It Much More Expensive

The New Republic

“Our government subsidizes the giant meat corporations indirectly by allowing them to push devastating costs onto the public with impunity,” explains LEAP Executive Director Viveca Morris in The New Republic.

Sunday, January 2, 2022


In The Press

What to Expect from the World in 2022 — A Commentary by Stephen L. Carter ’79

Bloomberg

Stephen L. Carter ’79 is the William Nelson Cromwell Professor of Law at Yale Law School.

Monday, December 27, 2021


In The Press

Focus on ‘Greenwashing’ Claims in New Year of Climate Litigation

Bloomberg Law

Joseph M. Field ’55 Professor of Law Doug Kysar is quoted about climate-related litigation.

Tuesday, December 21, 2021


In The Press

Focus on ‘Greenwashing’ Claims in New Year of Climate Litigation

Bloomberg Law

LEAP Faculty Director Doug Kysar is quoted in an article about the climate change litigation landscape in 2022.

Tuesday, November 16, 2021


In The Press

The Cow-Shaped Hole in Biden’s Methane Plan — A Commentary by Viveca Morris

Politico

Viveca Morris is an Associate Research Scholar in Law and the Executive Director of the Law, Ethics & Animals Program at Yale Law School.