Democracy, Governance, and Rule of Law

Parties Agree to New Name of Republic of North Macedonia in Decades-Long Dispute (June 17, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On June 17, 2018, the prime ministers of Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia signed an

European Court of Justice Rules Ne Bis in Idem Principle May be Restricted (March 20, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 20, 2018, the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled that that the ne bis in idem principle, an individual’s right not be prosecuted or punished twice f

Indian Supreme Court Bars Foreign Attorneys from Practicing (March 13, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On March 13, 2018, the Supreme Court of India ruled in Bar Counc

U.S. Supreme Court Rules Terrorism Victims Cannot Seize Antiquities in Foreign Sovereign Immunities Case (February 21, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 21, 2018, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Rubin v. Islamic Republic of Iran that U.S.

Poland Enacts Law Prohibiting Blaming Poland for Assisting in Holocaust (February 7, 2018)

Author: 
Caitlin Behles

On February 7, 2018, Polish President Andrzej Duda signed legislation that pro

The Catalan Referendum on Independence: A Constitutional Conundrum

The consequences of the referendum on independence, held in Catalonia on October 1, 2017, have given rise to a broad debate and are still to be assessed in their entirety. In fact, the vote was just the last of a decade-long series of moves by the Catalan government and parliament, and counter-moves on the Spanish side,[1] putting the Spanish democracy and all of its branches of government under stress as never before in its recent history.

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21
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Sabrina Ragone
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Hybrid Warfare: Aggression and Coercion in the Gray Zone

Hybrid War as Strategy and Policy

The best way to boil a frog, the adage goes, is to turn the heat up slowly enough that the frog doesn’t realize it is being cooked. If the perpetrators hacked the stove’s software, denied their culpability, and bombarded bystanders with fake news before annexing the kitchen, one might have a workable analogy for hybrid warfare.

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21
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14
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Douglas Cantwell
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