Carter’s focus on the Cold War and Containment meant that his human rights ideals could never be achieved due to the importance he placed on repelling Soviet influence.
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The media’s overwhelming focus on negative events in the South maintains the colonial binaries of our civilisation and their backwardness.
A constructive debate between the proponents and the sceptics of R2P will lead to establishing a greater consensus around the concept.
Depicting how certain assumptions are constructed, constructivism is useful to unveil that the security threat of migration is socially produced.
Violence is not an intrinsic part of an objective reality, but rather exists because it is legitimated and normalized through the valorization of a hegemonic masculinity
The effects of drones beyond reducing American casualties cannot continue to be overlooked; a more comprehensive evaluation must determine their overall effectiveness.
The formation of the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia was centrally influenced by Cambodian politicians in ways detrimental to the Chamber’s longevity.
Since Pope Francis has restated the importance of social justice, this norm is going through a ‘life cycle’, and Catholics are beginning to accept and act upon it.
In 2004, few Americans had ever heard of Obama, let alone considered voting for him. Yet, within four years he had been elected president.
While an important source of aid in achieving local development, short-term volunteering is more suited to the volunteer than to the host community.
Certain trends in American foreign policy can be better understood when seen as framed by the context of interactions with Native Americans
The role of the state as the facilitator of capitalist interests has limited the Bolivian government in its ability to initiate a break from neoliberal economics.