When forgetting isn’t best: Zittrain discusses the ‘Right to be Forgotten’

For Professor Jonathan Zittrain, the Right to be Forgotten is a “bad solution to a real problem.” This was Zittrain’s message at a talk hosted by the Berkman Center for Internet & Society on August 5, where Zittrain and members of the American Civil Liberties Union discussed problems raised by the 2014 European Court of […]

Zittrain delivers chair lecture: ‘Love the Processor, Hate the Process’

In a lecture marking his appointment as George Bemis Professor of International Law at Harvard Law School, Jonathan Zittrain ’95 addressed the impact of algorithms on our lives—both on and offline—in a lecture titled “Love the Processor, Hate the Process: The Temptations of Clever Algorithms and When to Resist Them.”