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Lessig's new book reviewed in the New York Times

Our former fellow blogger, Larry Lessig, has a new book out and it has been reviewed today in the New York Times link here .

The review is favorable, arguing that the book is on the side of the public interest, but at the same time, critical because it concludes the proposed cure for bad law flowing from special interest money in policy making is unlikely to succeed--the interests on the other side just have too much at stake.

In the end, the book implies that the cure for what ails the body politic will be found in voter education and that will involve a long wait.


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