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Thailand has been gripped by the largest wave of protest in years, forcing a reckoning between the country’s dual structures of democracy and monarchy.
The militarization of Jewish supremacism in Israel.
If Hamas uses civilian shields, is the IDF responsible for their deaths?
In her new essay, F. M. Kamm carefully considers problems of proportionality and justice posed by the carnage in Gaza.
Many more Palestinians have been killed in Gaza than Israelis. Is this, on its own, justified?
F. M. Kamm
Dole used a pesticide that rendered banana workers sterile. Why is it so hard to litigate?
The Supreme Court never agreed that access to contraceptives is a compelling government interest. The consequences may be significant.
Why did the Supreme Court extend religious exercise rights to for-profit corporations?
At last, a unanimous Supreme Court decision in which the Justices agree with... me.
The buffer zone decision is wonderfully logical but also divorced from real experience.
This updated piece was originally published by the Hindu Centre for Politics and Public
Martha C. Nussbaum
Essential reading from our recent archives.
Framing surveillance as a tradeoff between privacy and security is a dead end for democracy.
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William Callison, Quinn Slobodian
Charles Sabel, David G. Victor
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