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LAPA in the Public Square

LAPA faculty, fellows and visiting scholars are often in the news and engaged with contemporary policy debates.

LAPA Fellow Chibli Mallat is a candidate for the presidency of Lebanon and speaks out frequently on current events in the Middle East.

LAPA Visiting Scholar Deborah Pearlstein just joined us from her position as director of the US Law and Security program at Human Rights First. She has been a frequent commentator on detention and torture issues in the war on terror.

LAPA Faculty Associate Paul Starr has been keeping a blog with a running public commentary to accompany his new book Freedom’s Power.

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