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National Sovereignty

Leah Yaffe: Human Rights and the Sovereign State

Duke University | Posted 07.19.2014 | College
Duke University

This contradictory reality -- that the sovereign state is both the best provider of and the worst violator of human rights -- means that human rights institutions are dependent on state stability.

Modern Monetary Theory: The Last Progressive Left Standing

Warren Mosler | Posted 08.13.2011 | Business
Warren Mosler

The headline progressives are in full retreat. They have found out the hard way that their bleeding heart pleadings -- 'yes, the financial markets might destroy us, but how can we cut this or that worthy cause' -- don't cut it.

14 ATTORNEYS GENERAL v. THE CONSTITUTION

Stanley Kutler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Stanley Kutler

Fourteen state Attorneys General have indicated their determination to challenge the recently-enacted health care legislation on the grounds that the...