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John Yoo is a professor of law at the University of California at Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), where he has taught since 1993. From 2001-03, he served as a deputy assistant attorney general in the Office of Legal Counsel of the U.S. Department of Justice, where he worked on issues involving foreign affairs, national security, and the separation of powers. He served as general counsel of the U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee from 1995-96, where he advised on constitutional issues and judicial nominations.
Professor Yoo has published articles on foreign affairs, national security, and constitutional law . He is the author of The Powers of War and Peace: Foreign Affairs and the Constitution after 9/11 (University of Chicago Press, 2005) and War by Other Means: An Insider's Account of the War on Terror (Atlantic Monthly Press, 2006).
Articles by John Yoo
Strategies to sweep away the monolithic state.
Seeds of Monarchy?
A review of The Once and Future King: The Rise of Crown Government in America, by F.H. Buckley
A review of Rush to Judgment: George W. Bush, the War on Terror, and His Critics, by Stephen F. Knot
The Pettifoggery of War
Preemption in an age of terrorism and nuclear weapons.
The S Word
Understanding how we can regulate globalization consistent with the Constitution.