Category Archives: Stanford

Sam Bankman-Fried’s Parents Are Stanford Law Professors

New York Times: In May, the founder of a Chicago nonprofit that works with recently incarcerated people got an email from the father of Sam Bankman-Fried, offering to make a donation on behalf of his son’s cryptocurrency exchange. Soon after … Continue reading

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Fox News: Sam Bankman-Fried’s professor mother penned 2013 essay shredding ‘philosophy of personal responsibility’

From Fox News: Bankman-Fried’s mom argued that ‘the philosophy of personal responsibility has ruined criminal justice and economic policy’ The mother of Sam Bankman-Fried, the beleaguered founder and former CEO of the now-bankrupt crypto exchange FTX, is a Stanford Law … Continue reading

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Crypto Meltdown & Its Links To Stanford Law School

From Crypto News: Was SEC Chair Gary Gensler Helping Sam Bankman-Fried Find Legal Loopholes for FTX? Here’s What You Need to Know Speculation is mounting in the community that Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) chairman Gary Gensler could have worked … Continue reading

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AP: The downfall of FTX’s Sam Bankman-Fried sends shockwaves through the crypto world

For six months, I’ve been talking about the life and thought of philosopher Rony Guldman, who published in 2022 a memoir, The Star Chamber of Stanford: On the Secret Trial of a Stanford Law Fellow. The two antagonists in this … Continue reading

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The Jewish Angle To Rony Guldman’s Story

In his work in progress, A Critical Theory of Academia, Rony Guldmann writes: * Barbara [Fried] had remarked to someone in the faculty lounge at the outset of our December 2008 meeting (with Joe) that here was a meeting of … Continue reading

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