Law and Conversation

May 1, 2012

Happy Law Day

Filed under: Law — Helen Gunnarsson @ 12:01 am
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May 1 is Law Day here in the U.S. To celebrate, read these thoughtful and sobering words from a marvelous writer, E.L. Doctorow, in The New York Times.


  1. I saw your tweet on this yesterday evening. I agree that our status as an exceptional nation is not guaranteed — we can mess it up. I don’t know that we’re as far gone as Doctorow suggests — as I argue in this post on my blog:

    Comment by Jack Leyhane — May 1, 2012 @ 8:07 am | Reply

    • Great post, Jack! You’re right–we have our problems, but we remain an exceptional country, and I hope you’re right in your assessment of Doctorow’s position.

      Comment by Helen Gunnarsson — May 1, 2012 @ 8:35 pm | Reply

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