A weekly meeting of the Stanford Law Association Board. Part closed meeting, part open forum.Find out more
Weekly Stanford Law Association (SLA) Meeting. Open to all Stanford Law School affiliates.Find out more
Center for Law and the Biosciences lunch talk series with speakers Karola Kreitmair, Clinical Ethics Fellow, and Nicole Martinez, Postdoctoral Fellow, both at Stanford Center for Biomedical EthicsFind out more
Managing the Spread of Fake News and Misinformation: Do Facebook, Reddit, Twitter and Google have a role?
Do viral fake news stories outperform real news on social media and Google search platforms? This discussion offers answers. A Stanford Law and Policy Lab research team, working closely with the Hewlett Foundation Madison Initiative, explores the roles of social media and search platforms in the spread of fake news and misinformation. The research examines the prevalence and consequences of fake news and misinformation for democratic institutions, and highlights recent actions across online intermediary platforms to enhance public access to…Find out more
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This conference will examine the achievements and limitations of popular struggles against impunity and corruption in Guatemala, and the opposition of elites and criminal networks to Constitutional reforms necessary for the full implementation of the 1996 Peace Agreements. Interdisciplinary panels of indigenous leaders, human rights activists, lawyers, academics and policymakers from Guatemala, Mexico, Colombia, Europe and United States will discuss progress and obstacles for transitional justice, the legal recognition of indigenous territorial rights, customary law and community referenda regarding extractive…Find out more