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We Don't Need the 2nd Amendment -- We Need a Real Debate about Guns, LOS ANGELES TIMES (Oct. 13, 2017).
Californians Should Have the Right to Vote for Calexit, LOS ANGELES TIMES (Nov. 16, 2016).
Coups Have Consequences -- Including Making More Room for Islam, LOS ANGELES TIMES (July 24, 2016).
For Freedom Alone: Secession after the Scottish Referendum, 44 NATIONALITIES PAPERS 124 (2016)
The Little Genocide: A Karadzic Conviction in The Hague That Will Satisfy No One, LOS ANGELES TIMES (Mar. 25, 2016).
A Modest Proposal to End Death in the Mediterranean, NEW YORK TIMES (Oct. 23, 2016).
The Spear Point and the Ground Beneath: Territorial Constraints on the Logic of Responsibility to Protect, 30 INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS 314 (2016).
A World Elsewhere: Secession, Subsidiarity, and Self-Determination as European Values, 23 REVISTA D'ESTUDIS AUTONOMICS | FEDERALS 11 (2016).
Yezidis vs. ISIS at the ICC: Why the Fight for Genocide Charges Is an Uphill Battle, FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Mar. 29, 2016).
Adrift, Permanently: When It Comes to Refugees, the Crisis is Normal, CSRES FORUM (IU Consortium for the Study of Religion, Ethics and Society), (Nov. 19, 2015).
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How to Handle Secession: What Spain Can Learn from Scotland's Referendum, NEW YORK TIMES (Sept. 23, 2014).
The Kurdish Option: An Independent State for the Kurds, an Ally for the U.S. in Iraq, LOS ANGELES TIMES (July 7, 2014).
Shifting States: Secession and Self-Determination as Subsidiarity, in PERCORSI COSTITUZIONALI 3/2014. Rome: Fondazione Magna Carta, 2014.
Libya's Home Court Advantage, FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Oct. 2, 2013).
Misplaced Boldness: The Avoidance of Substance in the International Court of Justice's Kosovo Opinion, 23 DUKE JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE & INTERNATIONAL LAW 267 (2013). [HeinOnline]
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Never Again to Genocide Trials, PROJECT SYNDICATE (July 27, 2012).
A Kind of Judgment: Searching for Judicial Narratives after Death, 42 GEORGE WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL LAW REVIEW 279 (2011). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]
Let Tripoli Try Saif al-Islam, FOREIGN AFFAIRS (Dec. 9, 2011).
The US Veto over Palestine's UN Membership, OPENDEMOCRACY (Sept. 26, 2011).
Discursive Democracy and the Challenge of State Building in Divided Societies: Reckoning with Symbolic Capital in Bosnia and Herzegovina (with Robert L. Ivie), 38 NATIONALITIES PAPERS 449 (2010). [SSRN]
“The Momentous Gravity of the State of Things Now Obtaining”: Annoying Westphalian Objections to the Idea of Global Governance, 16 INDIANA JOURNAL OF GLOBAL LEGAL STUDIES 25 (2009). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]
No One Left to Blame, FOREIGN POLICY (Nov. 11, 2009).
Assuming Bosnia: Taking the Polity Seriously in Ethnically Divided Societies, in DECONSTRUCTING THE RECONSTRUCTION: HUMAN RIGHTS AND THE RULE OF LAW IN POSTWAR BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA (Dina Francesca Haynes, Ed.). Aldershot, England: Ashgate, 2008.
The Blessing of Departure: Acceptable and Unacceptable State Support for Demographic Transformation: The Lieberman Plan to Exchange Populated Territories in Cisjordan, 2 LAW & ETHICS OF HUMAN RIGHTS 221 (2008). [SSRN]
A Different Departure: A Reply to Shany’s “Redrawing Maps, Manipulating Demographics: On Exchange of Populated Territories and Self-Determination”, 2 LAW & ETHICS OF HUMAN RIGHTS 311 (2008). [SSRN]
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Kosovo: The Day After, OPENDEMOCRACY (February 18, 2008).
Overview: Design and Reform of Public Prosecution Services, in PROMOTING PROSECUTORIAL ACCOUNTABILITY, INDEPENDENCE AND EFFECTIVENESS: COMPARATIVE RESEARCH (Timothy William Waters and Belinda Cooper, Eds.) Sofia, Bulgaria: Open Society Institute Sofia, 2008.
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Reconsidering Dhimmah as a Model for Regulating Minorities, with Some Implications for Human Rights, in THEORETICAL FOUNDATIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS (M. Modjandeh, Ed.). Mofid University, 2007.
Group Thinking: Antique Models of Community for Modern Religious Rights Regimes, in THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON HUMAN RIGHTS PAPERS (Mofid University, 2006).
Guilty of Fighting a War, NEW YORK TIMES (August 12, 2006). Reprinted in INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE (August 13, 2006).
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Why Insist on the Surrender of Ratko Mladic?, NEW YORK TIMES (May 12, 2006). Reprinted as Why Insist on Mladic’s arrest?, INTERNATIONAL HERALD TRIBUNE (May 12, 2006).
Migrating Towards Minority Status: Shifting European Policy Towards Roma (with Rachel Guglielmo), 43 JOURNAL OF COMMON MARKET STUDIES 763 (2005).
Contemplating Failure and Creating Alternatives in the Balkans: Bosnia’s Peoples, Democracy and the Shape of Self-Determination, 29 YALE JOURNAL OF INTERNATIONAL LAW 423 (2004). [HeinOnline] [SSRN]
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“Two Souls to Struggle with....”: The Failing Implementation of Hungary’s New Minorities Law and Discrimination Against Gypsies (with Rachel Guglielmo), 9 HARVARD HUMAN RIGHTS JOURNAL 297 (1996). [HeinOnline] Reprinted in J. Micgiel, (Ed.), STATE AND NATION BUILDING IN EAST CENTRAL EUROPE (1996).
Kings without Countries: Problems in the Formation of a Gypsy National Identity, 6 JOURNAL OF PUBLIC AND INTERNATIONAL AFFAIRS 24 (1995).