August 5, 2014
by Dwyer Arce
On August 5, 1960, Burkina Faso gained independence from France. Learn more about Burkina Faso... ...[read more]
April 27, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Edsel Tupaz of Tupaz & Associates examines the territorial dispute between the Philippines and China over Scarborough Shoal, an island between the two countries, and notes the ongoing involvement of the US in the Philippines during this dispute...April 27, 2012, marks the ...[read more]
April 24, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Guest Columnists Richard Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at The Century Foundation, and Moshe Marvit, a labor and employment discrimination lawyer, say that it is time to amend Title VII of the Civil Rights Act to include the individual's right to organize a union...I an earlier article, we ...[read more]
April 23, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Guest Columnists Michael Bochenek, Director of Law & Policy for the International Secretariat of Amnesty International, and Kyle Knight, a Fulbright Scholar, say that Nepal's recognition of a third gender is an important fundamental right and the key to ensuring other fundamental rights ...[read more]
April 23, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Guest Columnists Richard Kahlenberg, a senior fellow at The Century Foundation, and Moshe Marvit, a labor and employment discrimination lawyer, argue that it is time to amend Title VII of the Civil Rights Act to include the individual's right to organize a union...The National Labor ...[read more]
April 9, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnists Alan Brownstein and Vikram Amar, writing the third installment of the column authored by the faculty of the University of California, Davis School of Law, say that the recent protests at UC Davis provide a teachable moment on the limits of free speech in college protests...An ...[read more]
March 29, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Edsel Tupaz of Tupaz & Associates says that the impeachment of Philippine Chief Justice Renato Corona highlights the tension between the constitutional authority of the judiciary and the elected branches of government...While the outcome of the impeachment trial against ...[read more]
March 29, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Charles C. Jalloh of the University of Pittsburgh School of Law says that the date set for the verdict in the Charles Taylor case by the Special Court for Sierra Leone is inappropriate given the fact that it coincides with an important date in Sierra Leone... On February 23, 2012, ...[read more]
March 23, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Columnist Lisa Pruitt, writing the second installment of the column authored by the faculty of the University of California, Davis School of Law, says that the recent UN conference on status of women failed to adequately address the realities of enforcing laws that affect women in rural ...[read more]
March 12, 2012
by Dwyer Arce
JURIST Guest Columnist Chandra Sriram of the University of London, School of Oriental and African Studies, School of Law says that the ICJ should order Senegal to extradite former Chadian president Hissène Habré to Belgium to face prosecution for war crimes and crimes against humanity...To... ...[read more]

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