Posts Tagged: international law
Costa Rican lawyer Roberto Zamora sued his government for supporting the Bush administration's illegal war in Iraq—and won.
Vladimir Putin has a point: the United States seems to have discovered international law only recently.
It’s time for the United States to examine how its own foreign policy promotes genocide, and take the actions necessary to curb it.
A quick reader on why military intervention in Syria is a big mistake--and what we should be advocating instead.
A U.S. military attack on Syria will not be to protect civilians—it will mean taking sides once again in a bloody, complicated civil war.
Sorry John Kerry: Until negotiations are based not on U.S. support for Israeli power but on international law, the “peace process” will continue to fail.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
A more stable U.S.-China relationship is needed to avoid great-power conflict in the South China Sea.
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.
A renewed engagement with the ICC suggests that the Obama administration is interested in shaping international law while remaining immune to prosecution under the very laws it helps develop.