Deep Background with Noah Feldman

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Remembering Justice Ginsburg

September 23, 2020 - 34:36
Richard Primus, a professor at the University of Michigan Law School and a former clerk of Justice Ginsburg, discusses what it was like...

Why a Leading Election Scholar Can’t Sleep

September 16, 2020 - 32:53
Nathaniel Persily, a Stanford Law professor who specializes in election law, discusses his biggest concerns about the upcoming election.

Why a Leading Election Scholar Can’t Sleep

September 16, 2020 - 32:53
Nathaniel Persily, a Stanford Law professor who specializes in election law, discusses his biggest concerns about the upcoming election.

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Every story has a backstory, even in today's 24-hour news cycle. In Deep Background, Harvard Law School professor and Bloomberg View columnist Noah Feldman will bring together a cross-section of expert guests to explore the historical, scientific, legal, and cultural context that help us understand what's really going on behind the biggest stories in the news.

More Episodes

Remembering Justice Ginsburg

September 23, 2020 - 34:36
Richard Primus, a professor at the University of Michigan Law School and a former clerk of Justice Ginsburg, discusses what it was like...

Why a Leading Election Scholar Can’t Sleep

September 16, 2020 - 32:53
Nathaniel Persily, a Stanford Law professor who specializes in election law, discusses his biggest concerns about the upcoming election.

Why a Leading Election Scholar Can’t Sleep

September 16, 2020 - 32:53
Nathaniel Persily, a Stanford Law professor who specializes in election law, discusses his biggest concerns about the upcoming election.

The Allure of QAnon

September 9, 2020 - 28:12
Adrian Hon, the CEO of the gaming company Six to Start, says the conspiracy theory QAnon is compelling to believers because it operates...

The Allure of QAnon

September 9, 2020 - 28:12
Adrian Hon, the CEO of the gaming company Six to Start, says the conspiracy theory QAnon is compelling to believers because it operates...

“Where Is The Truth Going to Come From?”

September 2, 2020 - 30:17
Dr. Walid Gellad, the Director of the Center for Pharmaceutical Policy and Prescribing at the University of Pittsburgh, discusses a...