Law and Institutions

A Necessary Divorce?

July 6, 2016 by Johan van de Ven
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History may eventually look upon Britain’s impending departure from the EU as a necessary divorce: necessary for Britain to address serious domestic divisions, necessary for the remaining EU member states to pursue systemic reform, and necessary for Westminster and Brussels to recalibrate the terms of their relationship.

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South Sudan: The Need for a New U.S. Strategy

June 1, 2016 by Steven C. Roach and Derrick K. Hudson
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The current policy of carrying a long stick with no carrot has done little to advance the tenuous peace process.

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Campaigning for a Woman UN Secretary-General: A Conversation With Shazia Rafi

May 16, 2016 by Michael Caster
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A board member of the Campaign to Elect a Woman UN Secretary-General discusses the significance of Ban Ki-moon’s replacement.

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Seeking Asylum in Greece: Parallel Legalities

April 18, 2016 by Joel Hernàndez
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Two parallel legal realities have emerged for asylum seekers in Greece creating uncertainty and confusion for refugees and for the lawyers seeking to inform or represent them. Legal aid providers in Greece have an opportunity, and a responsibility, to step into the void.

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