Feb 29, 2024
Feb 29, 2024

Apply to the 2024 Law & Organizing Academy!

The Law and Organizing Academy (LOA) brings law students together on an immersive retreat to build community and learn key frameworks and skills at the intersection of organizing, law, and political economy. Amid the escalating and interlocking crises that define our current moment, progressive law students are seeking ways to practice law that build movement…

Location:

Borden Estate

NY

Mar 06, 2024
Mar 06, 2024

LPE NYC: Vincent Bevins & Analilia Mejia on the Mass Protest Decade & the Missing Revolution

Explore the Paradox of Protests in Vincent Bevins most recent book, If We Burn: The Mass Protest Decade and the Missing Revolution with the author and Analilia Mejia, Co-Executive Director of the Center for Popular Democracy (CPD). Delve into the outcomes of worldwide protests and the future of activism. Moderated by Peabody-winning journalist, Anjali Kamat.…

Location:

Lester Pollack Colloquium at NYU Law (Furman Hall)

245 Sullivan St

Time of Event:

6pm ET

Mar 07, 2024
Mar 07, 2024

LPE NYC Night School: Race, Space, and Displacement in NYC

“Race, Space, and Displacement in NYC” is the fourth session of the New School’s LPE Night School. In a conversation facilitated by Tasleemah Tolu Lawal (NYU Center on Race, Inequality, and the Law), Jose Saldana (Release Aging People in Prison) and Shirley Lin (Brooklyn Law School) will discuss how institutions exploit race and racialization as part of a divide-and-conquer strategy against movements in New York. They will begin their…

Location:

The New School University Center (Room

Time of Event:

6:15pm - 8pm

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RebLaw: 2024 Rebellious Lawyering Conference

RebLaw: 2024 Rebellious Lawyering Conference

Feb 24, 2024

Yale Law School

The LPE Project is proud to be one of many cosponsors of the student-designed and student-run 2024 Rebellious Lawyering Conference. RebLaw will take place Saturday, February 24th, at 8:30 AM – 7:30 PM ET at Yale Law School. For 30 years, RebLaw has brought together practitioners, students, and activists from around the country to discuss…

Neoliberalism and Capitalism as Keywords

Neoliberalism and Capitalism as Keywords

Feb 23, 2024

Yale University

The Law and Political Economy Project is thrilled to cosponsor the Neoliberalism and Capitalism as Keywords in Contemporary History Conference which will take place at Yale University, February 23-25, 2024. The keynote speakers will be Isabella Weber (Associate Professor of Economics at UMass Amherst, author of How China Escaped Shock Therapy) and David Edgerton (Hans…

History of Court Reform Efforts (1865–2022) with Samuel Moyn & William Forbath

History of Court Reform Efforts (1865–2022) with Samuel Moyn & William Forbath

Feb 20, 2024

Zoom

The second session of our 6-part open course/reading group “What To Do About The Courts,” cohosted with the People’s Parity Project, will take place on February 20th at 8pm ET/ 5pm PT. This session will be led by Professors Samuel Moyn and William Forbath. TOPIC: Even though structural and disempowering court reforms are often portrayed as  new…

LPE NYC Night School: Courts – The Good, the Bad, and the Political Economy

LPE NYC Night School: Courts – The Good, the Bad, and the Political Economy

Feb 08, 2024

The New School / Zoom

”Law and Political Economy of Courts” is the third session of the New School’s LPE Night School. It is a conversation between Peter Martin (Center for Community Alternatives), Tarek Z. Ismail (CUNY School of Law), and Jocelyn Simonson (Brooklyn Law School), moderated by Noah Rosenblum (NYU Law School) on the place of courts in creating…

Administering a Democratic Political Economy

Administering a Democratic Political Economy

Feb 02, 2024

Yale Law School (SLB Rm 120) + Zoom

The LPE Project hosted a one-day conference on Friday, February 2nd, titled “Administering a Democratic Political Economy.” This convening brought together scholars in administrative law, racial and gender equity, and democracy for an in-depth exploration of the evolving landscape of administrative law scholarship and practice. We are at a critical moment where questions of administration,…

Open Course: What To Do About the Courts

Open Course: What To Do About the Courts

Jan 30, 2024

Zoom

The Law and Political Economy Project  and the People’s Parity Project are teaming up to offer an open course/reading group on the urgent question of what to do about the courts in our current political moment. Every day the judiciary plays an increasingly dominant role in shaping our political lives–from recent elimination of reproductive rights and affirmative action, to…

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