Liberty Under Law

by The Robert H. Jackson Center

A podcast of the Robert H. Jackson Center that explores contemporary issues of equality, fairness, and justice with a Jacksonian lens through in-depth conversations with experts, academics, innovators, and those doing the boots-on-the-ground work. Liberty under Law also addresses important historic events in the life and legacy of Robert H. Jackson, U.S. Supreme Court Justice and Chief U.S. Prosecutor at Nuremberg. Hosted by Kr... Read more

Podcast episodes

  • Season 2

  • S02 E02 - Truth About Voting Rights

    S02 E02 - Truth About Voting Rights

    Atiba Ellis joins Kristan to discuss voting rights laws, with a focus on how propaganda impacts trust in the system, and the roles politicians and voters need to play. Atiba Ellis is a professor of law at the Marquette University...

    57:38
  • S02 E01 - Varieties of Democracy

    S02 E01 - Varieties of Democracy

    This is the first episode of Season 2 and the theme for this year is Democracy on Trial. Staffan I. Lindberg and Kelly Morrison of the V-Dem Institute join Kristan to discuss democracy and autocracy around the globe. Each year, th...

    56:37
  • Season 1

  • S01 E23 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Arthur T Downey

    S01 E23 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Arthur T Downey

    The final installment of our Cold War Secrets Revealed seminar features Professor Arthur T. Downey. He speaks about his government experience and his book - The Cold War: Law, Lawyers, Spies and Crises.The Robert H. Jackson Center...

    49:18
  • S01 E22 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Nancy Thorndike Greenspan

    S01 E22 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Nancy Thorndike Greenspan

    The third installment of the Cold War Secrets Revealed seminar features Nancy Thorndike Greenspan as the Al & Marge Brown Lecturer. She discusses her book Atomic Spy: The Dark Lives of Klaus Fuchs. The Robert H. Jackson Center env...

    01:02:57
  • S01 E21 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Eli Rosenbaum

    S01 E21 - Cold War Secrets Revealed: Eli Rosenbaum

    The second episode of the Cold War Secrets Revealed seminar features Eli Rosenbaum. He shared stories from his work as the director for the U.S. Department of Justice Office of Special Investigations, which was primarily responsib...

    56:07