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Monday, December 05, 2022


In The Press

The Chinese Dream, Denied

The New York Times

Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 comments on the expanding presence of state officials to enforce China’s “zero COVID” policy.

Tuesday, November 08, 2022


Monday, September 26, 2022


In The Press

What Meaningful Action Could the United Nations Take To Help Ukraine?

NPR

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97 discusses how nations can unite in responding to Russia for its war against Ukraine.

Thursday, September 22, 2022


Thursday, January 5, 2023


Thursday, December 8, 2022


Professor Oona Hathaway on a panel discussion at the Hague

Professor Oona A. Hathaway ’97 participated in a Dec. 6 panel at the Hague that considered the jurisdictional reach of the ICC over the crime of aggression.

Tuesday, November 8, 2022


Thursday, September 22, 2022


Susanne Baer, Marta Cartabia, and Professor Judith Resnik

Professor Judith Resnik (right) moderated the Anderson lecture, a conversation with Jus­tice Prof. Dr. Susanne Baer of the German Constitutional Court (left) and Italian Minister of Justice Marta Cartabia (right).

Wednesday, September 7, 2022


Conference participants assembled on Aug. 26

Conference participants assembled at the Law School on Aug. 26

Wednesday, July 6, 2022


Jessica Tueller ’21 with Inter-American Commission on Human Rights colleagues

Jessica Tueller ’21 (left), a Robina Fellow at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, worked with with former Commissioner Flávia Piovesan (center), and Human Rights Specialist Manuel Canahui.

Wednesday, May 4, 2022


Bernstein and Robina Fellows

Recipients of 2022-23 Bernstein and Robina International Human Rights Fellowships, clockwise from top left: Yussef Al Tamimi ’22, Rodrigo Ayala Miret ’22, Luke Connell ’22, Jason Gardiner ’22, Megan Hauptman ’21, Tim Hirschel-Burns ’22, and Lena Riemer ’22.

Monday, November 7, 2022


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Thursday, September 15, 2022


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Thursday, April 15, 2021


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Tuesday, September 1, 2020


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Friday, February 7, 2020


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Friday, April 26, 2019


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Tuesday, April 2, 2019


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Sunday, December 11, 2022


In The Press

Calls for a Special Tribunal To Prosecute Russia Gains Steam

MSNBC

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97 discusses calls to establish a special tribunal to prosecute Russia’s top leadership.

Monday, December 5, 2022


In The Press

The Chinese Dream, Denied

The New York Times

Professor of Law Taisu Zhang ’08 comments on the expanding presence of state officials to enforce China’s “zero COVID” policy.

Monday, September 26, 2022


In The Press

What Meaningful Action Could the United Nations Take To Help Ukraine?

NPR

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97 discusses how nations can unite in responding to Russia for its war against Ukraine.

Tuesday, September 20, 2022


In The Press

The Case for Creating an International Tribunal to Prosecute the Crime of Aggression Against Ukraine — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway

Just Security

Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School.

Friday, September 16, 2022


In The Press

U.S. Discloses Decades of Justice Dept. Memos on Presidential War Powers

The New York Times

Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law Oona A. Hathaway ’97 explains the significance of newly disclosed Justice Department memos written since the Vietnam War.

Monday, August 8, 2022


In The Press

The Humanitarian Paradox: When Do We Fight, Why Do We Fight?

Responsible Statecraft

Professor of Law Aslı Ü. Bâli ’99 discusses the problems with U.S. intervention and why restraint is needed to preserve America’s credibility in human rights.

Tuesday, July 5, 2022


In The Press

A Growing Movement Against Illegal War

The Washington Post

Chancellor Kent Professor of Law and History Samuel Moyn discussed Leo Tolstoy and the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

Friday, May 20, 2022


In The Press

American Conservatives’ Pilgrimage to Hungary is a Joke — A Commentary by James Q. Whitman ’88

The Los Angeles Times

James Q. Whitman ’88 is Ford Foundation Professor of Comparative and Foreign Law at Yale Law School.

 

Thursday, May 19, 2022


In The Press

A Crime in Search of a Court: How to Hold Russia Accountable — A Commentary by Oona A. Hathaway ’97

Foreign Affairs

Oona A. Hathaway ’97 is the Gerard C. and Bernice Latrobe Smith Professor of International Law at Yale Law School. 

Tuesday, May 17, 2022


In The Press

How to Reinvigorate NATO and Deter Putin’s Aggression — A Commentary by Bruce Ackerman ’67

Politico

Bruce Ackerman ’67 is Sterling Professor of Law and Political Science at Yale.