19 Mar 2019, 7:24 am
Content warning: This post contains content that may be upsetting for some readers. [read post]
1 Jul 2010, 5:20 pm
What will the Supreme Court be like without its liberal leader? [read post]
15 Mar 2010, 10:14 am
After Stevens What will the Supreme Court be like without its liberal leader? … [read post]
Why Did the Washington Redskins Choose the Name “Redskins” in the First Place, Rather than Some Other Native American Name?
3 Jun 2014, 1:57 pm
Redskin is the story of a young Navaho male named Wing Foot who unwillingly attends a government-operated Indian boarding school. [read post]
8 Oct 2014, 12:38 am
If you haven’t raised children from birth into young adulthood, then you’re not qualified to talk about life in a comprehensive way. [read post]
13 Apr 2017, 8:12 am
The following is a series of questions posed by Ronald Collins on the occasion of the publication of David M. [read post]
8 Jan 2014, 8:30 am
Many of the key events occurred before I was born or when I was very young, but I was always keenly aware of the controversies surrounding New Zealand’s relationship with South Africa – and not least because I watched a lot of rugby. [read post]
26 Jun 2020, 2:01 am
What does it mean to go back to work? [read post]
Just Published: "Transnational Corporations' Outward Expression of Inward Self-Constitution: The Enforcement of Human Rights by Apple, Inc."
20 Nov 2013, 7:41 pm
My article, "Transnational Corporations' Outward Expression of Inward Self-Constitution: The Enforcement of Human Rights by Apple, Inc." has just been published and will appear in the Indiana Journal of Global Legal Studies 20(2):805-879 (2013). [read post]
New Paper Posted: "The Concept of Constitutionalization and the Multi-Corporate Enterprise in the 21st Century"
25 Jun 2014, 8:25 am
(Pix (c) Larry Catá Backer 2014) David Bates, began his excellent article on "Political Theology and the Nazi State" with the following quote from Carl Schmitt, Roman Catholicism and Political Form ( G. [read post]
20 Jul 2013, 10:39 am
(Pix (c) Larry Catá Backer 2013) In his 2004 Storrs Lecture, Gunther Teubner asked:how is constitutional theory to respond to the challenge arising form three current major trends—digitization, privatization and globalization—for the inclusion/exclusion problem? [read post]
Just Published: "The Concept of Constitutionalization and the Multi-Corporate Enterprise in the 21st Century: From Body Corporate to Sovereign Enterprise"
22 Jun 2016, 6:19 am
I was happy to report the publication of Multinationals and the Constitutionalization of the World Power System (Jean-Philippe Robé, Antoine Lyon-Caen, and Stéphane Vernac, eds., Routledge (Taylor & Francis Group) 2016) ISBN: 978-1-4724-8292-1 (hbk); ISBN: 978-1-315-596334 (ebk), with a forward by John G. [read post]
Paper Posted for Comment: Larry Catá Backer and Flora Sapio, "Popular Consultation and Referendum in the Making of Contemporary Cuban Socialist Democracy Practice and Constitutional Theory"
14 Sep 2019, 6:35 pm
(Pix © Larry Catá Backer 2017)Flora Sapio and I are delighted to share with those interested the draft of our essay, Popular Consultation and Referendum in the Making of Contemporary Cuban Socialist Democracy Practice and Constitutional Theory. [read post]
2 Feb 2015, 2:56 pm
Thus, under the logic of Keller, the makers of the recent film Selma might be liable for a host of right of publicity violations unless they got permission from Coretta Scott King, Andrew Young, John Lewis, Harry Belafonte, and the heirs of Martin Luther King, Jr., J. [read post]
12 Feb 2017, 6:34 am
Romeri-Lewis, Senior Project Associate, The WomanStats Project, Provo, Utah, and Adjunct Professor, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, International and Comparative Domestic Violence Law: A 176-Country Study of Banning, Ignoring, and Sustaining Domestic Violence ◄ Moderator: Jaya Ramji-Nogales, I. [read post]
2 Jul 2013, 1:41 pm
Strangelove" (16) "Flight of the Conchords" (4) "Game Change" (2) "Get Smart" (1) "Gran Torino" (10) "Grey Gardens" (13) "I Shouldn't Be Alive" (4) "Limelight" (3) "Meet the Press" (20) "Moby Dick" (5) "My Dinner with Andre" (34) "Mystery Science Theater" (2) "Project Runway" (78) "Romy and Michele's High School Reunion" (3) "Seinfeld" (72) "Sex and the City" (14) "Slacker" (11) "Slumdog Millionaire" (16) "SNL" (60) "Sopranos" (50) "South Park" (71) "Star Trek" (12) "Star Wars" (25) "Survivor" (50)… [read post]