Book Discussion on Taming Globalization

John Yoo looks at the role that international law plays in the U.S. legal system and argues that Congress and the executive branch, not the… read more

John Yoo looks at the role that international law plays in the U.S. legal system and argues that Congress and the executive branch, not the courts, should be in charge of enforcing (or not enforcing) international agreements. He responded to comments by the moderator, former Judge Sofaer, and to questions submitted by members of the audience at the office of the Commonwealth Club of California in San Francisco. close

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  • Skip Rhodes Chairman (Former) Commonwealth Club of California->Board of Governors
  • Abraham D. Sofaer Senior Fellow Hoover Institution at Stanford University->Foreign Policy and National Security Affairs
  • John C. Yoo Professor University of California, Berkeley->Law
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Book Discussion on Taming Globalization

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Program ID:
305355-1
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Location:
San Francisco, California, United States
First Aired:
Apr 14, 2012
Last Aired:
Apr 29, 2012

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  • Apr 14, 2012 | 7:02pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 15, 2012 | 2:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Apr 29, 2012 | 5:15am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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