Law
How State Lawmakers Can Restore Freedom on Campus Jan. 30, 2017 Wall Street Journal
Trump Can Help Debunk Alleged College 'Rape Culture' Jan. 29, 2017 A review of The Campus Rape Frenzy: The Attack on Due Process at America’s Universities by KC Johnson and Stuart Taylor, Jr. Real Clear Politics
Weaponized International Law Jan. 7, 2017 Real Clear Politics
A Poor Guide for Trump's High Court Choices Nov. 28, 2016 A review of The Constitution Today by Akhil Reed Amar Real Clear Politics
Berkeley Harassment Case Sparks Due-Process Lawsuit Oct. 3, 2016 Real Clear Education
Berkeley Betrays Due Process Again Sept. 6, 2016 Defining Ideas
Comey Failed to Act in the Public Interest July 16, 2016 Real Clear Politics
Strassel Nails the Left's 'Intimidation' Crusade June 18, 2016 A review of The Intimidation Game by Kimberly Strassel Real Clear Politics
An Assault on Due Process at UC Berkeley May 17, 2016 Real Clear Politics
Double Jeopardy at the University of California Apr. 17, 2016 Real Clear Politics
Scooter Libby Case Underlines Need for Legal Reform July 28, 2015 Real Clear Politics
Why King v. Burwell Should Cheer the Right July 7, 2015 Real Clear Politics
Paulsens Give the Constitution Its Due June 7, 2015 A review of The Constitution: An Introduction by Michael Stokes Paulsen and Luke Paulsen Real Clear Politics
Judith Miller Recants; Where's the Media? Apr. 18, 2015 Real Clear Politics
Judith Miller's "Story": Setting the Record Straight Apr. 8, 2015 Real Clear Politics
The False Evidence Against Scooter Libby (op-ed page version) Apr. 7, 2015 Wall Street Journal
The False Evidence Against Scooter Libby (extended version) Apr. 6, 2015 Wall Street Journal (online exclusive)
Israel's Jewish Nation-State Proposal Still Looms Jan. 4, 2015 Real Clear Politics
The Demise of Due Process on Campus Dec. 26, 2014 Real Clear Politics
Assault on Israel Shifts from Warfare to Lawfare Nov. 28, 2014 Real Clear Politics
Lawsuit Casts Harsh Light on Due Process at Colgate Oct. 3, 2014 Real Clear Politics
US Colleges' Sexual Assault Crusade Sept. 5, 2014 Real Clear Politics
The Left's Hollow Complaints About Hobby Lobby July 12, 2014 Real Clear Politics
Affirmative Action and the Demotion of Truth June 24, 2014 A review of Cheating: An Insider's Report on the Use of Race in Admissions at UCLA by Tim Groseclose Real Clear Politics
Gay-Marriage Backers, Admirably Open to Dissent Apr. 23, 2014 Real Clear Politics
On College Campuses, a Presumption of Guilt Feb. 28, 2014 Real Clear Politics
The Spirit of Conservative Reform Feb. 8, 2014 Real Clear Politics
A Case of Faculty Discrimination Based on Politics Feb. 8, 2014 The Wall Street Journal
Secrecy and Accountability in a Digital Age Jan. 16, 2014 Republished from The Briefing Real Clear Politics
Liberals' Love-Hate Relationship with the Law Dec. 2, 2013 Real Clear Politics
The Harm in Hate Speech Laws Fall 2013 A review of The Harm in Hate Speech by Jeremy Waldron The Hedgehog Review
Are Universities Above the Law? May 20, 2013 The Weekly Standard
The Imperiled Freedom the Candidates Ignored Nov. 21, 2012 Real Clear Politics
Friendly Fire: A Response and Rejoineder Fall 2012 Jewish Review of Books
The Constitution and Globalization Aug./Sept. 2012 A review of Taming Globalization: International Law, the US Constitution, and the New World Order by Julian Ku and John Yoo Policy Review
Reading into the Constitution June/July 2012 A review of Living Originalism by Jack M. Balkin Policy Review
On Goldstone, the Flotilla Incident and More Apr. 13, 2012 A discussion of Israel and the Struggle Over the International Laws of War washingtonpost.com
A Misreading of Law and History on Preemptive Strikes Mar. 11, 2012 Real Clear Politics
Would a Military Strike Against Iran Be Legal? Mar. 4, 2012 Real Clear Politics
Sex Smears and the Rule of Law at Yale Feb. 4, 2012 The Wall Street Journal
Shawcross on Terror Feb./Mar. 2012 A review of Justice and the Enemy: From the Nuremberg Trials to Khalid Sheikh Muhammad, by William Shawcross Policy Review
College Rape Accusations and the Presumption of Male Guilt Aug. 20, 2011 The Wall Street Journal
The Gaza Flotilla and International Law Aug./Sept. 2011 Policy Review
Clarence Thomas, Plato and 'Grand Theft Auto' July 1, 2011 The Wall Street Journal
Liberal Internationalism and Freedom June/July 2011 A review of Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order by G. John Ikenberry Policy Review
Upon Further Review . . . Apr. 18, 2011 The Weekly Standard
Is Yale University Sexist? Apr. 16, 2011 The Wall Street Journal
The Goldstone Mess Apr./May. 2011 A review of The Goldstone Report: The Legacy of the Landmark Investigation of the Gaza Conflict, edited by Adam Horowitz, Lizzy Ratner and Philip Weiss Policy Review
Thinking About Torture Feb./Mar. 2011 A review of Because It Is Wrong: Torture, Privacy, and Presidential Power in the Age of Terror by Charles Fried and Gregory Fried Policy Review
The Goldstone Report and International Law Aug./Sept. 2010 Policy Review
Understanding the Geneva Conventions June/July 2010 A review of Geneva Conventions by Gary D. Solis and Fred L. Borch Policy Review
Harvard Law vs. Free Inquiry May 17, 2010 The Weekly Standard
Obama's Empathy Test July 13, 2009 The Weekly Standard (online exclusive)
Are Universities Above the Law? Oct. 27, 2008 The Weekly Standard
Power Misdirected Fall 2008 The Hoover Digest
Vulgarizing the War Debate Aug./Sept. 2007 A review of The Matador's Cape: America's Reckless Response to Terror by Stephen Holmes Policy Review PDF version
Illiberal Liberalism Apr. 2007 A review of Is Democracy Possible Here? Principles for a New Political Debate by Ronald Dworkin First Things
Freedom at War Sept. 18, 2006 A review of Not a Suicide Pact: The Constitution in a Time of National Emergency by Richard A. Posner The Weekly Standard
US Military: 8, Elite Law Schools: 0 Mar. 20, 2006 The Weekly Standard
Executive Muscle Jan. 15, 2006 A review of The Powers of War and Peace: The Constitution and Foreign Affairs after 9/11 by John Yoo The New York Post
Lacking the Wisdom of Solomon Dec. 5, 2005 National Review (online exclusive)
Democratizing the Constitution Dec. 2005/Jan. 2006 A review of Active Liberty: Interpreting our Democratic Constitution by Stephen Breyer Policy Review
Laws of Nations Apr./May 2005 A review of A New World Order by Anne-Marie Slaughter, The Limits of International Law by Jack Goldsmith and Eric Posner, and Law without Nations? Why Constitutional Government Requires Sovereign States by Jeremy Rabkin Policy Review
Bush v. Gore Comes Back Sept. 23, 2004 p. 9 The New York Sun
Two Out of Three Ain't Bad July 19, 2004 The Weekly Standard
Destructive Decision July 12, 2004 p. 9 The New York Sun
The Lawfulness of the Election Decision: A Reply to Professor Tribe May 2004 Vol. 49, Issue 3, p. 259 Villanova Law Review
Point of View: Rules and Grievances October 10, 2003 p. B16 The Chronicle of Higher Education
Dubious Diversity July 7/14, 2003 pp. 14-16 The Weekly Standard
Liberals versus Religion July 15, 2002 pp. 13-16 The Weekly Standard
Wilentz's Fabricated Scalia July 11, 2002 National Review (online exclusive)
Senator Schumer Performs an Unexpected Service May 17, 2002 National Review (online exclusive)
The Senate Judiciary Committee's Opportunity Apr. 22, 2002 National Review (online exclusive)
Kafka in Massachusetts Apr. 1, 2002 pp. 15-16 The Weekly Standard
Tribe v. Truth Feb. 4, 2002 pp. 29-33 The Weekly Standard
The Continuing Controversy Over Bush v. Gore Dec. 12, 2001 National Review (online exclusive)
The Professors and Bush v. Gore Autumn 2001 pp. 76-89 The Wilson Quarterly
Down to the Wire July 27, 2001 A review of Deadlock: The Inside Story of America's Closest Election by the political staff of The Washington Post; Bush v. Gore: The Court Cases and Commentary, edited by E.J. Dionne Jr. and William Kristol; 36 Days: The Complete Chronicle of the 2000 Presidential Election Crisis by correspondents of The New York Times; and The Perfect Tie: The True Story of the 2000 Presidential Election by James W. Ceaser and Andrew E. Busch p. 27 The Times Literary Supplement
Reckless Disregard, II July 20, 2001 A review of The Betrayal of America: How the Supreme Court Undermined the Constitution and Chose our President by Vincent Bugliosi National Review (online exclusive)
Reckless Disregard July 13, 2001 A review of Supreme Injustice: How the High Court Hijacked Election 2000 by Alan Dershowitz National Review (online exclusive)
Complex, My Dear Holmes May 25, 2001 A review of Law without Values by Albert W. Alschuler p. 14 Times Literary Supplement
The Futility of Utility June 5, 2000 A review of Law and Social Norms by Eric A. Posner pp. 38-44 The New Republic
Reduction and Betrayal Aug. 23, 1999 A review of The Problematics of Moral and Legal Theory by Richard A. Posner pp. 38-45 The New Republic
Fair Harvard May 26, 1999 p. 8 The Harvard Crimson
Book Review Mar. 1998 A review of Free Markets and Social Justice by Cass R. Sunstein pp. 213-214 The American Political Science Review
Book Review Summer 1993 A review of We the People, Vol. 1: Foundations by Bruce Ackerman pp. 692-697 Eighteenth Century Studies
Toward a Feminist Orthodoxy 1991 A review of Toward a Feminist Theory of the State by Catharine MacKinnon 3, pp. 301-314 Yale Journal of Law and the Humanities