Introduction On Friday 24th June 2022, in Dobbs v Jackson Women’s Health Organization, the US Supreme Court (SCOTUS) overruled the right to […]
Category Archive: United States
Talk is cheap. Governments, particularly wealthy, western ones, have been quick to make promises on climate change. They […]
Eliza Bechtold: The Republican Party’s Misappropriation of ‘Free Speech’ Undermines American Democracy
Following the insurrection at the US Capitol on 6 January, several Republican lawmakers accused the press and social […]
Against the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic still raging, the US Supreme Court recently weighed in on the […]
Jean-Jacques Rousseau opined in Émile that “[t]he universal spirit of the Laws of all countries is always to […]
Two excellent databases enable us to track the effect of Covid-19 on political protests and demonstrations. Both the […]
Antonios Kouroutakis: How liberal is a democracy without a level playing field in the political process?
A couple of days ago, OLAF, the EU’s anti-fraud office after several years of investigation reported that Members […]
Eliza Bechtold: Has The United States’ Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic Exposed the Marketplace of Ideas as a Failed Experiment?
The fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic in the US has placed a spotlight not only on the fragility […]
Miller (No 2) and Bush v Gore (2000) have something in common. Both cases featured judicial intervention in […]
Introduction In a succinct and surprisingly unanimous judgment in Miller and Cherry  UKSC 41 the UK Supreme […]