What means to be critical in International Law?

I think lately there has been a great interest to think about new approaches to international law (NAIL) in order to spark up the conversations around it. One of these new approaches is about the Critical Studies to International Law, but, being critical is just to say you criticize the status quo? that you don't … Sigue leyendo What means to be critical in International Law?

Acaparamiento de Vacunas. Respuesta a Andrés

Mi estimado Andrés: Disfruté mucho leer tu artículo en Zona Docs, esta respuesta es más bien una reflexión de lo que veo y que puede estar sucediendo, y que tal vez tengamos que revisar más a fondo, tal vez no solo desde un punto de vista puramente jurídico, sino como desde algún tipo metodológico podemos … Sigue leyendo Acaparamiento de Vacunas. Respuesta a Andrés

How to write an academic article in International Law? the Research Question, thanks to Sundhya Pahuja!

I wrote two previous entries on how to write an academic article, one was focused on free writing, the other one, was on the issue on how to work with all the possible bright ideas that pop up when free writing. Now the focus is on the research question. After much writing one have to … Sigue leyendo How to write an academic article in International Law? the Research Question, thanks to Sundhya Pahuja!

How to write an academic article in International Law? Keeping track with new ideas

In another entry I wrote about free writing on international law, I focused more on jumping on the white page and start writing, and doing it every day, at least aiming at filling pages rather than be seated down and writing for a stretch of time. There might be times that when I write, as … Sigue leyendo How to write an academic article in International Law? Keeping track with new ideas

How to write an academic article in international law? A step-by-step guide…for me. Generating ideas.

You are reading this, because maybe just like me, you don't know where to start when thinking about the possibility to write an academic article in international law, there are tons of ideas, tons of new things happening in and around the area and when I take finally the courage to think about writing an … Sigue leyendo How to write an academic article in international law? A step-by-step guide…for me. Generating ideas.

Hoarding of vaccines, the Mexican protest and Comity

Hoarding happens at many levels, wealthy people having just more than enough food, and wasting much of it, too many shoes, too many T.V.s, too many of everything, except with books, you can hoard of sorts of books and have your library and your anti-library if you want. The issue that appears to be of … Sigue leyendo Hoarding of vaccines, the Mexican protest and Comity

The fight against climate change and International Law. A third world perspective.

One of the issues that has created some type of stir in Mexico, is the new possible changes to the energy law, and the way forward by the political party in turn, to make a bet for carbon fuels and non-renewable energy. The political arguments in favor and against are taking part everywhere, social media, … Sigue leyendo The fight against climate change and International Law. A third world perspective.

The International Moral dilemma of vaccination

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The Covid-19 Pandemic brought many problems and many issues at the national and the international level, much criticism has been brought as to the way the countries had acted in order to counter the health problems related to the Pandemic. One of such issues is the International Moral dilemma of who must be vaccinated first … Sigue leyendo The International Moral dilemma of vaccination

International Law and Politics

During this days I set myself a goal to read more articles and books, and I guess I am doing quite well on such goal. To think and to reflect at least a little bit more on international legal theory, and what of the great questions that I have encountered is the axis between International … Sigue leyendo International Law and Politics

Is International Law, Law and International?

Two of the big claims against International Law, well, actually three, go at the very heart of International Law, one, if international law, can be understood as seen as really international, and on the other side, if it can be referred as, well, law. However, another aspect that lies behind those two claims, is to … Sigue leyendo Is International Law, Law and International?