Monthly Archives: March 2014

Burma tries to expel Doctors w/o Borders for bias toward an ethnic group

This week in class we will look at the leading organizations that report on human rights abuses in the world. Authoritarian states routinely accuse human rights organizations (HROs) with bias and misreporting.¬†Just a few days ago Burmese government announced that … Continue reading

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The Possible Downside to Promoting Democracy

Stephen Walt, who teaches at Harvard, is one of the world’s best-known IR scholars. He also writes a weekly column at Foreign Policy. His latest column is about promoting democracy in places like Iraq and Syria. His column is here¬†(you … Continue reading

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