12th May 2014
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We’re 11 days into the launch of the citizens’ funded MaydayPAC. We’re about $150,000 from our $1M goal (for super-secret reasons, I REALLY want us to cross on Tuesday, before 5:30pm). And we can now describe a bit of who “we” are — at least in the sense of our donor demographics.
5th May 2014
Help us continue the incredible growth to reclaim our democracy. Fancy new servers will make it fast and simple! http://thndr.it/1iHEYSo
28th February 2014
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One year ago today, I presented “We the People, and the Republic We Must Reclaim” at TED. 1.2 million views later, I’m celebrating in three great ways.
- There’s a now a print edition of the companion book that I wrote to expand on the talk: (Thanks to Jin Suk for the fantastic cover…
2nd October 2013
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I’m serving on the advisory board of the Voice of the People project, which is developing innovative (and scientifically valid) ways to allow “Members of Congress to hear from a representative sample of their constituents on key issues facing Congress.”
The project launches on October 3, at…
25th September 2013
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On Thursday, Senator Elizabeth Warren and I will participate in an event hosted by the Constitutional Accountability Center (livestream here) to discuss a brief I submitted in a corruption (aka “campaign finance”) case that the Supreme Court will hear on October 8: McCutcheon v. F.E.C.
At the center of the brief is a
4th August 2013
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My sister Alexis RULES.
And yes, Alexis is my ACTUAL sister. And she ACTUALLY RULES.
What she said, and follow @alexisgoldstein
29th July 2013
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Inspired by the work of Zephyr Teachout and Zach Brugman, and aided by the work of two research assistants, Dennis Courtney and Zach D’Amico, the lawyers at the Constitutional Accountability Center and I have submitted this amicus brief to the Supreme Court for the upcoming McCutcheon v….
29th July 2013
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Apollo 1 crew practicing a water landing in 1966.
just cool. And must be cool in the pool. Don’t fall off those rafts with your helmet off though!
2nd June 2013
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@jxchristopher writes of my latest piece in The Atlantic:
Unusually partisan for you, Professor @Lessig - you’re much more persuasive when striking at roots rather than branches http://t.co/R856ldSV
It is true, the piece is, and it was difficult to write because it is….