FORA.tv Speaker - John Yoo

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Biography

John Yoo is the Emanuel Heller Professor of Law at the University of California at Berkeley and a visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Yoo was an official in the Office of Legal Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he worked on national security and terrorism issues after the September 11 attacks. He served as general counsel of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee under Chairman Orrin Hatch of Utah and was a law clerk for Justice Clarence Thomas of the U.S. Supreme Court and Judge Laurence Silberman of the U.S. Court of appeals in Washington, DC. In 2014, Yoo co-founded the Korea Law Center, the nation’s leading center for the study of U.S.-Korean legal issues, and he directs Berkeley’s Public Law and Policy program. Yoo regularly contributes to The Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, National Review, and The Weekly Standard. He is author of several books and his latest book, Embracing the Machines: Robots, Cyber, and New Rules of War, will be published this fall.

12 Programs

Debating the Constitution: Technology and Privacy

06.06.17 | 01:31:28 min | 0 comments

Collection of Phone Records Violates the Fourth Amendment

10.07.14 | 01:23:34 min | 0 comments

John Yoo: Taming Globalization

03.15.12 | 01:05:39 min | 0 comments

Uncommon Knowledge: Richard Epstein and John Yoo

01.05.11 | 00:38:22 min | 1 comment

John Yoo & Bob Barr: Indvidual Rights vs. Nat'l Security

02.08.10 | 01:02:15 min | 1 comment

Uncommon Knowledge: John Yoo

12.18.09 | 00:37:28 min | 9 comments

The Presidency and the Constitution (4 of 5)

07.03.08 | 00:05:28 min | 0 comments

The Presidency and the Constitution (5 of 5)

07.03.08 | 00:06:21 min | 0 comments

Ideas Festival: The Presidency and the Constitution

07.03.08 | 00:08:14 min | 0 comments

The Presidency and the Constitution (2 of 5)

07.03.08 | 00:07:54 min | 0 comments

The Presidency and the Constitution (3 of 5)

07.03.08 | 00:04:16 min | 0 comments

Uncommon Knowledge: Richard Epstein & John Yoo

10.29.06 | 00:41:42 min | 1 comment