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Cass R. Sunstein

Cass R. Sunstein

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How Government Should Regulate Social Media Lies

“The most stringent protection of free speech would not protect a man in falsely shouting fire in a

What Biden’s Good Climate Plan Is Missing So Far

Suppose we could adopt, soon or right now, a strategy that would substantially reduce greenhouse gas

Defamation Law Can Slow the Plague of Fake News

Misinformation and fake news are now threatening public health and endangering democracy itself.

How Vote-Counting Became a Job for the States

The current confusion and anxiety surrounding presidential vote-counting, with different states usin

Don’t Invoke Bush v. Gore to Challenge 2020 Voting

It’s Election Day, and there are already lawsuits challenging votes and voting procedures.

What the Democratic Playbook Might Look Like in 2021

“The Untouchables,” the 1987 movie about gangsters and cops in Prohibition-era Chicago, was defined

New Zealand’s ‘Well-Being’ Budget Is Worth Copying

New Zealand’s Labour coalition government has done something that could prove historic.

The Left and the Right, Consistent on Free Speech

With respect to free speech, people seem increasingly drawn to a simple narrative.

Get Ready for a Future With a Genetic Crystal Ball

Would you like your doctor to give you the results of genetic tests, informing you if you are suscep

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