Justice in West Africa

Paul Jackson | 14 June 2016 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: dictatorships, justice, West Africa

Ancient wisdom about standing up to tyranny

Campbell Markham | 15 April 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: Antigone, Greek tragedy, justice, natural law, Sophocles
In 2500 years, Sophocles' Antigone has lost none of its relevance.

Rise of the neurolawyers

Lowell J. McDonald | 10 February 2016 | FEATURES |  
tags: justice, neurolaw, neuroscience, psychopaths
Will brain scans transform the application of justice?

Is there room for mercy in an unjust world?

James Schall SJ | 16 Dec 2015 | ABOVE |  
tags: forgiveness, justice, mercy, Pope Francis

Ferguson is not a special case

Tony N. Brown | 27 November 2014 | FEATURES |  
tags: Ferguson, justice, racism, United States
The riots in Ferguson remind us that many people who believe in justice are comfortable watching its miscarriage.

Witness to murder

Jennifer Minicus | 12 September 2014 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: classics, heroic boys, justice, mystery

Should young ladies know how to swim?

Jennifer Minicus | 09 December 2013 | READING MATTERS |  
tags: classics, historical fiction, justice, prejudice, romance, young adult

A case for bureaucratic clawback

Denyse O'Leary | 01 February 2013 | FEATURES |  
tags: animal welfare, justice, subsidiarity
When a fight over a cat goes to federal court it is time to call on a Catholic principle.

Of wars and women

Alma Acevedo | 16 October 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: justice, US presidential election, women
The rhetoric of warfare in the US election campaign masks an unjust cause.

The butler did it

Edward Pentin | 09 October 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Benedict XVI, justice, Vatican
... and was given a fair and transparent hearing in the first major criminal trial in the Vatican in modern times.

A life unworthy to be discussed?

Margaret Somerville | 28 August 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: abortion, Canada, justice
Canada has no law governing abortion, and pro-choice forces oppose even debating one.

Norway’s theatre of the absurd

Theron Bowers | 25 June 2012 | FEATURES |  
tags: Anders Behring Breivik, justice, mass shootings, Norway, psychiatry
The psychiatrists and prosecutors are crazier than the man who killed 77 innocent people last year.

A novel notion of justice

Robert R. Reilly | 05 September 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: justice, marriage, same-sex marriage
Affirming the right to same sex marriage makes about as much sense as promoting the goodness of smoking cancer-inducing cigarettes.

Why is the war in Libya dragging on?

George Friedman | 13 July 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: justice, Libya, Stratfor
Because Gaddafi knows that he will be arrested by the International Criminal Court. Do the lives lost in the civil war put a shadow over the implacable pursuit of justice?

The arrest of Ratko Mladic is a victory for human dignity

Mishka Gora | 30 May 2011 | FEATURES |  
tags: Bosnia, human rights, justice
Bringing maniacs like Mladic to justice signals that the dream of a tolerant Bosnia is not dead.

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