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Richard Falk

Richard Falk

Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University and Research Fellow of the Orfalea Center of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1965, he acted as counsel to Ethiopia and Liberia in the Southwest Africa Cases before the International Court of Justice. A recent book, (Re)Imagining Humane Global Governance (2014), proposes a value-oriented assessment of world order and future trends. His most recent books are Humanitarian Intervention and Legitimacy Wars (2014); Palestine: The Legitimacy of Hope (2014); and Chaos and Counterrevolution: After the Arab Spring (2015). Between 2008 and 2014, Falk served as UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Occupied Palestine.

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Richard Falk

Richard Falk

Richard Falk is Albert G. Milbank Professor Emeritus of International Law at Princeton University and Research Fellow of the Orfalea Center of Global Studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara. In 1965, he acted as counsel to Ethiopia and Liberia in the Southwest Africa Cases before the International Court of Justice. A recent book, (Re)Imagining Humane Global Governance (2014), proposes a value-oriented assessment of world order and future trends. His most recent books are Humanitarian Intervention and Legitimacy Wars (2014); Palestine: The Legitimacy of Hope (2014); and Chaos and Counterrevolution: After the Arab Spring (2015). Between 2008 and 2014, Falk served as UN Special Rapporteur on Human Rights in Occupied Palestine.

Other articles by this author

2016 0120cop cat

Will Countries Follow Through on the Climate Pledges Made in Paris?

By Hilal Elver and Richard Falk, Truthout | News Analysis

Nobel Peace Laureates Slam Human Rights Watch's Refusal to Cut Ties to US Government

By Mairead Maguire, Richard Falk, Hans von Sponeck, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel and Keane Bhatt, AlterNet | Open Letter

Nobel Peace Laureates Slam Human Rights Watch's Refusal to Cut Ties to US Government

By Mairead Maguire, Adolfo Pérez Esquivel, Richard Falk, Keane Bhatt and Hans von Sponeck, AlterNet | Open Letter