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26 Sep 2020, 7:02 pm
 (Pix © Larry Catá Backer 2017 (Havana Harbor from Regla))Title III of the LIBERTAD Act, “created a private right of action against any person who ‘traffics’ in confiscated Cuban property. [read post]
24 Sep 2020, 8:36 am
They include Law Students and graduates seeking the LL.M. degree at Penn State Law, and graduate students enrolled in the School of International Affairs working under the guidance of Larry Catá Backer and with the assistance of the Coalition for Peace & Ethics. [read post]
2 Sep 2020, 1:46 pm
 Pix © Larry Catá Backer (Thousand Buddhist Stele; N.Zhou c. 557-581 AD;The course was designed to bring a small group of students together to dig deep into the structures of the legalization of risk and its embedding in compliance and normative systems expressed through national, international, transnational, and private legal orders. [read post]
18 Aug 2020, 9:52 am
Pix © Larry Catá Backer View of Beijing on a Clear DayAs I have been reporting over the course of the last year or so, Xi Jinping has been building a corpus of writings that collectively are intended to serve as the memorialization of New Era Theory. [read post]
15 Aug 2020, 6:32 am
Pix ©Larry Catá Backer, On the Main Rpad to Varadero 2017Reminder; today begins the third and last days of panels, lectures, and discussions around Cuba, pandemic, and the regional situation in the Caribbean and Latin America as part of Cuba from the Castros to COVID: An ASCE Virtual Conference, 13-15 August 2020. [read post]
14 Aug 2020, 6:22 am
Pix ©Larry CatáBacker 2017 (Havana Harbor from Regla)Reminder; today begins the second of three days of panels, lectures, and discussions around Cuba, pandemic, and the regional situation in the Caribbean and Latin America as part of Cuba from the Castros to COVID: An ASCE Virtual Conference, 13-15 August 2020. [read post]
13 Aug 2020, 6:06 am
Pix ©Larry atá Backer; Tourist stop  in Matanzas Province on the way to the beaches of Varadero (2017)Reminder; today begins the first of three days of panels and discussions around Cuba, pandemic, and the regional situation in the Caribbean and Latin America as part of Cuba from the Castros to COVID: An ASCE Virtual Conference, 13-15 August 2020. [read post]
16 Jul 2020, 10:01 am
With Fabio Bassan (Roma Tre University), Larry Catà Backer (Penn State University) and Susanna Cafaro (Università of Salento)). [read post]
14 Jul 2020, 9:08 am
We would welcome  considered engagement by those interested in this conversation.Popular Participation in the Constitution of the Illiberal State—An Empirical Study of Popular Engagement and Constitutional Reform in Cuba and the Contours of Cuban Socialist Democracy 2.0Larry Catá Backer,Flora Sapio,James Korman * No necessity can be more urgent and imperious, than that of avoiding anarchy.... [read post]
6 Jul 2020, 7:10 am
  We have quite tentatively engaged the issue:白轲评 许章润:我们当下的恐惧与期待/ Larry Catá Backer, Thoughts on Xu Zhangrun: Our current fears and expectations 孙晓义评许章润:我们当下的恐惧与期待/ Flora Sapio, Thoughts on Xu Zhangrun: Our current fears and… [read post]
11 Jun 2020, 4:21 pm
With Fabio Bassan (Roma Tre University), Larry Catá Backer (Penn State University) and Susanna Cafaro (Università of Salento). [read post]
9 Jun 2020, 10:58 am
Pix © Larry Catá Backer Cappy Thopmpson "Study for i Image Us as a Holy Family Engaging in the Great Work of Gathering the Light, Tacoma Museum 2006The UN Working Group on Business and Human Rights has recently announced the commencement of a major project to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the endorsement of the United Nations Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights. [read post]
31 May 2020, 7:02 am
  ©Larry Catá Backer 2019The situation in Hong Kong suggests the relevance of the insights of the Four Great Errors, as both stratagem and as collective meaning making. [read post]
21 May 2020, 10:29 am
 Though it has undergone change in line with the development of Chinese Marxist Leninism, both the focus on fundamental contradiction as the animating force of progress, and the development of productive forces retain their fundamental role as an expression, and a core measure of the success, of the Chinese economic-political model (Larry Catá Backer, "Toward New Era Thought: Reflections on Xi Jinping, Speech at the Meeting Celebrating the 40th… [read post]