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The Citizen Equality Act of 2017 #WhatWeNeedNOW http://www.lessig.org/2015/08/the-citizen-equality-act-of-2017-whatweneednow/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/08/the-citizen-equality-act-of-2017-whatweneednow/#comments Thu, 06 Aug 2015 09:29:12 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/08/the-citizen-equality-act-of-2017-whatweneednow/ (Original post on Tumblr)

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NRDC’s amicus brief in CTIA v. Berkeley http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/nrdcs-amicus-brief-in-ctia-v-berkeley/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/nrdcs-amicus-brief-in-ctia-v-berkeley/#comments Tue, 14 Jul 2015 12:47:18 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/nrdcs-amicus-brief-in-ctia-v-berkeley/ The NRDC has filed a very powerful amicus brief, supporting Berkeley in its suit defending the cell…

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My #NHRebellion July 4th talk: Where’s the plan! http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/my-nhrebellion-july-4th-talk-wheres-the-plan-3/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/my-nhrebellion-july-4th-talk-wheres-the-plan-3/#comments Mon, 13 Jul 2015 14:56:36 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/my-nhrebellion-july-4th-talk-wheres-the-plan-3/ Where’s the plan? from lessig on Vimeo.

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CTIA v. Berkeley: “the ghost of Lochner in the guise of the First Amendment” http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/ctia-v-berkeley-the-ghost-of-lochner-in-the-guise-of-the-first-amendment/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/ctia-v-berkeley-the-ghost-of-lochner-in-the-guise-of-the-first-amendment/#comments Mon, 06 Jul 2015 20:18:32 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/ctia-v-berkeley-the-ghost-of-lochner-in-the-guise-of-the-first-amendment/ We filed our response to CTIA’s challenge of the Berkeley “right to know” ordinance. You can read…

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migslovesyou: “You come against me with hatred, repression, and… http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/migslovesyouyou-come-against-me-with-hatred-repression-and/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/migslovesyouyou-come-against-me-with-hatred-repression-and/#comments Thu, 02 Jul 2015 13:42:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/07/migslovesyouyou-come-against-me-with-hatred-repression-and/

migslovesyou:

“You come against me with hatred, repression, and violence. I come against you in the name of God. This flag comes down today!” – Brittany “Bree” Newsome


FREE BREE

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"Citizens have a right to insist, as the price of trust in a democracy, that officials not give…" http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/citizens-have-a-right-to-insist-as-the-price-of-trust-in-a-democracy-that-officials-not-give/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/citizens-have-a-right-to-insist-as-the-price-of-trust-in-a-democracy-that-officials-not-give/#comments Sun, 21 Jun 2015 12:36:04 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/citizens-have-a-right-to-insist-as-the-price-of-trust-in-a-democracy-that-officials-not-give/ “Citizens have a right to insist, as the price of trust in a democracy, that officials not…

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The Last Lecture (in a long time) http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-last-lecture-in-a-long-time/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-last-lecture-in-a-long-time/#comments Sat, 20 Jun 2015 10:12:53 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-last-lecture-in-a-long-time/ Lessig at Town Hall on Vimeo.
I spoke at Town Hall, Seattle, at the beginning of June, after the…

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Lessig at Town Hall from lessig on Vimeo.June 4, 2015, Town… http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/lessig-at-town-hall-from-lessig-on-vimeo-june-4-2015-town/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/lessig-at-town-hall-from-lessig-on-vimeo-june-4-2015-town/#comments Sat, 20 Jun 2015 09:57:41 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/lessig-at-town-hall-from-lessig-on-vimeo-june-4-2015-town/ Lessig at Town Hall from lessig on Vimeo.

June 4, 2015, Town Hall, Seattle: Talk after premier of Killswitch (killswitchthefilm.com/), about the basic equality democracy demands.

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On the sad state of our so called democracy http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-the-sad-state-of-our-so-called-democracy/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-the-sad-state-of-our-so-called-democracy/#comments Fri, 19 Jun 2015 14:32:28 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-the-sad-state-of-our-so-called-democracy/ I have a letter in the New York Review of Books responding to Elizabeth Drew’s article about money…

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On Rootstrikers http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-rootstrikers/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-rootstrikers/#comments Fri, 19 Jun 2015 13:12:27 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/on-rootstrikers/ Almost 8 years ago, Joe Trippi, Aaron Swartz and I started an organization to fight the corrupting…

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The vice in subtlety http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-vice-in-subtlety/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-vice-in-subtlety/#comments Fri, 05 Jun 2015 19:32:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/06/the-vice-in-subtlety/ Last week I published an essay in The Atlantic. As I have described before, the title (”Could…

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Seeing Through the Noise from lessig on Vimeo.Keynote given at… http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/seeing-through-the-noise-from-lessig-on-vimeo-keynote-given-at/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/seeing-through-the-noise-from-lessig-on-vimeo-keynote-given-at/#comments Sat, 30 May 2015 10:07:26 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/seeing-through-the-noise-from-lessig-on-vimeo-keynote-given-at/ Seeing Through the Noise from lessig on Vimeo.

Keynote given at the Ideas City conference, 28 May 2015, NYC.

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Enough: Anti-corruption/pro-equality Dems must draw the line with Clinton (aka, Clinton has a Johnson problem) http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/enough-anti-corruptionpro-equality-dems-must-draw-the-line-with-clinton-aka-clinton-has-a-johnson-problem/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/enough-anti-corruptionpro-equality-dems-must-draw-the-line-with-clinton-aka-clinton-has-a-johnson-problem/#comments Thu, 28 May 2015 19:47:27 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/enough-anti-corruptionpro-equality-dems-must-draw-the-line-with-clinton-aka-clinton-has-a-johnson-problem/ I’ve got a piece in The Atlantic today that’s been a bit prettified by the headline (”Could Hillary…

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"For the banks, though, life as a felon is likely to carry more symbolic shame than practical…" http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/for-the-banks-though-life-as-a-felon-is-likely-to-carry-more-symbolic-shame-than-practical/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/for-the-banks-though-life-as-a-felon-is-likely-to-carry-more-symbolic-shame-than-practical/#comments Wed, 20 May 2015 15:11:24 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/for-the-banks-though-life-as-a-felon-is-likely-to-carry-more-symbolic-shame-than-practical/ “For the banks, though, life as a felon is likely to carry more symbolic shame than practical…

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DEAR RESEARCHERS OF TUMBLR http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/dear-researchers-of-tumblr-2/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/dear-researchers-of-tumblr-2/#comments Wed, 20 May 2015 14:52:55 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/dear-researchers-of-tumblr-2/ DEAR RESEARCHERS OF TUMBLR: anthrocentric:

lesserjoke:

bymyprettyfloralbonnet:
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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-2/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-3/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-3/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-3/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-4/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-4/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-4/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-5/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-5/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-5/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-6/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-6/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words-6/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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Wow. How many mistakes can you fit into 325 words http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/#comments Tue, 19 May 2015 16:08:02 +0000 http://www.lessig.org/2015/05/wow-how-many-mistakes-can-you-fit-into-325-words/ Elizabeth Drew has a piece in the New York Review of Books — How Money Runs Our Politics. I’m…

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