Thought Leaders Across International Fields

Our internationally acclaimed and award-winning faculty regularly publish world-class research and scholarship in books and academic journals. They also frequently contribute to current debates about some of the world’s most pressing problems. Discover how your professors are making their impact below.

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June 04, 2019

Abortion Restrictions as State Violence

Article | Marie Berry

We frequently frame abortion rights in terms of health care and human rights. These frames are essential, but they don’t fully capture the violence that abortion restrictions enable.

May 28, 2019

When Norms Collide: Business, Human Rights, and Economic Development in Colombia

Article | Tricia Olsen

Colombia faces the challenge of reconciling two competing norms—an accountability norm (specifically, for economic actors) and an economic development norm, so as to ensure the peace experiment sticks.

May 22, 2019

How do you reduce sexual and gender violence in conflict? Consider these five key issues.

Article | Marie Berry

Five key issues to keep in mind during the Ending Sexual and Gender-based Violence in Humanitarian Crises conference

May 22, 2019

The Continuing US Strategy for Regime Change in Venezuela: A Tragedy is Unfolding

Article | Haider Kahn

Venezuela is dangerously close to a civil war with the real possibility of direct US intervention upping the ante.

May 17, 2019

The US Strategy for Regime Change in Iran: A Dangerous Game

Article | Haider Kahn

Although many Iranians hate the regime of the Islamic Republic, the threat of a foreign invasion with memories of 1953, will present them with a cruel dilemma at best.

May 13, 2019

Trump and China: The Art of Deal or Clumsy Bullying?

Article | Haider Kahn

Trump and his gang may have met more than their match in Chinese leadership under Xi. Such is also the verdict of experts in psychological warfare.

May 12, 2019

George Orwell and Why the Time to Stop Trump is Now

Article | David Goldfischer

Trump ignores calls to defend the elections and fails to confront Russia, inviting more cyber-sabotage on his behalf.

May 10, 2019

The End of the Iran Nuclear Deal

Article | Gary Grappo

Iran’s economy is set to plunge and the much strained JCPOA with it. But the Islamic Republic will likely remain defiant.