I. The Islamic State & Use of Military Force

  1. Steve Vladeck, The Irresponsible Institutional Politics of an “Election Year” (Monday, January 4)
  2. John Reed, Let’s Start Calling Combat Combat (Thursday, January 7)

II. Human Rights & International Law

  1. Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, Top Gender and Security Moments of 2015 (Tuesday, January 5)
  2. Fionnuala Ní Aoláin, The Past is Never Far Away: Prosecutions for Human Rights Violations in Guatemala (Friday, January 8)
  3. Collin Allan, Was the Cyber Attack on a Dam in New York an Armed Attack? (Friday, January 8)

III. Guantánamo

IV. Congressional Hearings