Yochai Benkler

Yochai Benkler is a professor at Harvard Law School and the author of "A Free Irresponsible Press: Wikileaks and the Battle Over the Soul of the Networked Fourth Estate," Harvard Civil Rights-Civil Liberties Law Review, Spring 2011.

Recent Articles

The Real Significance of WikiLeaks

Julian Assange (Rex Features via AP Images)

WIKILEAKS: INSIDE JULIAN ASSANGE'S WAR ON SECRECY
BY DAVID LEIGH AND LUKE HARDING, PublicAffairs, 339 pages, $15.99

OPEN SECRETS: WIKILEAKS, WAR, AND AMERICAN DIPLOMACY
EDITED BY THE NEW YORK TIMES STAFF, ALEXANDER STAR, AND BILL KELLER
Grove Press, 523 pages, $16.95

WIKILEAKS AND THE AGE OF TRANSPARENCY
BY MICAH L. SIFRY, OR Books, 211 pages, $17.00

PUBLIC MEDIA 2.0 ROUNDTABLE: CREATION AND CURATION.

How can citizenry be engaged across different platforms? Today, the Prospect considers public media 2.0 and asks experts about its future.

Yochai Benkler is the Berkman Professor of Entrepreneurial Legal Studies at Harvard, and faculty co-director of the Berkman Center for Internet and Society.