Recap of the Week’s Posts on Just Security (Nov 30-Dec 6)

I. Nelson Mandela

II. Surveillance and Data Collection

  1. Alan Butler and Amie Stepanovich,  Guest Post: Square Peg, Round Hole – How the FISC has misapplied FISA to Allow for Bulk Metadata Collection (Monday, Dec. 2)
  2. Philip Alston, Did the UN General Assembly Let the US Entirely Off the Hook on the Right to Privacy? (Monday, Dec. 2)
  3. Jameel Jaffer, Transcript of Oral Argument in ACLU v. Clapper (Tuesday, Dec. 3)
  4. Ryan Goodman, Is the Draft UN Resolution on the Right to Privacy a Trojan Horse for Libertarians? (Wednesday, Dec. 4)
  5. Jennifer Granick and Thomas Earnest, Latest Snowden Documents Show NSA Tracks Americans’ Cell Location Data (Wednesday, Dec. 4)

III. Drones

  1. Daphne Eviatar, Senators Call on Obama Administration to Provide the Public More Information on Drone Strikes (Monday, Dec. 2)
  2. Sarah Knuckey, Introduction to the Holy See’s Statement on Weaponized Drones (Tuesday, Dec. 3)
  3. Antoine Abi Ghanem, Guest Post: Remarks on the Holy See’s Statement on Weaponized Drones (Tuesday, Dec. 3)
  4. Thomas Earnest, Joint Letter from NGOs and Human Rights Groups to President Obama on Drone Program (Thursday, Dec. 5)
  5. Sarah Knuckey, UN Secretary General Calls for More Transparency About Drone Use (Thursday, Dec. 5)
  6. Ian Scott Henderson and Jo Brick, Guest Post: A Review of the Special Rapporteur Reports Regarding “Drones” and the Use of Lethal Force (Thursday, Dec. 5)

IV. Guantanamo and Trials

  1. Ryan Goodman, Pentagon Ends Daily Hunger Strike Reports: Whither Transparency? (Wednesday, Dec. 4)
  2. Jennifer Daskal and Steve Vladeck, Associated Forces, Material Support, and the Hidden Flaws in Ali v. Obama (Friday, Dec. 6)

V. Torture

VI. Laws of War and International Human Rights

VII. Iran

VIII. Syria

IX. Central African Republic 

For the prior week’s content, check out: 

Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Sept. 23-27)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Sept. 28-Oct. 4)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Oct. 5-11)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Oct. 12-18)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Oct. 19-25)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Oct. 26-Nov. 1)
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Nov. 2-8) 

Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Nov. 9-15) 
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Nov. 16-22) 
Recap: A Guide to the Past Week’s Posts on Just Security (Nov. 23-29) 

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Michael Joshi

Former Communications Director for Just Security