How the Democratization of Myanmar Exacerbated Systemic Oppression of Rohingyas, and How the International Community Should Step In

Sarah Syed Vol. 39 Associate Editor Myanmar, formerly known as Burma, has been under close watch for its human rights […]

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How Should We Criticize Aung San Suu Kyi’s Handling of the Rohingya Crisis?

Jens Thomsen Vol. 39 Associate Editor The Rohingya, a stateless, predominantly Muslim ethnic group, are victims of persecution being carried […]

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The State of a Stateless People: The Current Rohingya Crisis

Jessica Riley Vol. 39 Associate Editor They have been called “the world’s most persecuted people.”[1] They have been denied citizenship […]

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The Paris Agreement: Industrialized Powers’ Responsibility to Island Nations

The Paris Agreement: Industrialized Powers’ Responsibility to Island Nations

Hyun Lee Vol. 39 Associate Editor A few months after U.S. President Donald Trump announced the United States’ future withdrawal […]

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Freedom of Movement

Cite as: James C. Hathaway, The Michigan Guidelines on Refugee Freedom of Movement, 39 Mich. J. Int’l L. 1 (2017). THE […]

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Climate Change Refugees: Where to Look for Legal Protection

Rebecca Hughes Volume 38 Associate Editor The Arctic is having an unusually mild winter.  In February, the region experienced a […]

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Refugee Status as an Alternative for Stateless Adoptees

Refugee Status as an Alternative for Stateless Adoptees

Sam Han Vol. 38 Associate Editor Under international law, “statelessness” is the status given to an individual without citizenship under […]

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“Almost Like Ghosts”: Who is Responsible for Abandoned Refugees?

“Almost Like Ghosts”: Who is Responsible for Abandoned Refugees?

Salam Sheikh-Khalil Vol. 38 Associate Editor On September 30, the Jordanian government finally agreed to a deal with the U.N. […]

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The Common European Asylum System: Its History, Content, and Shortcomings

The Common European Asylum System: Its History, Content, and Shortcomings

Silvia Raithel, Vol. 37 Associate Editor Negotiations towards the Common European Asylum System (“CEAS”) began in 1999 in the city […]

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Risk for Reasons of Political Opinion

Cite as: James C. Hathaway, The Michigan Guidelines on Risk for Reasons of Political Opinion, 37 Mich. J. Int’l L. 234 […]

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