Volume 43, Issue 2

Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession Written by Joseph Blocher & Mitu Gulati On June 11, 2017, Puerto Rico held a referendum regarding its...

Book Review by Richard A. Falk: International Law in a Transcivilizational World by ONUMA Yasuaki

International Law in a Transcivilizational World by ONUMA Yasuaki, Cambridge University Press, 2017. Reviewed by Richard A. Falk On Civilizational Perspective Professor ONUMA Yasuaki,...

Symposium: Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession

YJIL Forum is delighted to present this Symposium featuring four responses to Joseph Blocher and Mitu Gulati’s Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession, recently...

Comment on Blocher & Gulati’s “Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession”

Written by Gustavo A. Gelpí* Is the U.S. Congress under a constitutional obligation to admit Puerto Rico as the fifty-first state of the Union if...

Fantasy Island

Written by Erin F. Delaney & Christina D. Ponsa-Kraus When it comes to the status of Puerto Rico, sides have been staked out, factions...

Group and Individual Rights in the Argument for Puerto Rican Accession

Written by Patrick S. Shin Introduction In Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession, Joseph Blocher and Mitu Gulati highlight various ways in which...

Puerto Rican Identity and the Trouble with National Self-Determination: A Response to Joseph Blocher and Mitu Gulati’s Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession

Written by Daniel I. Morales With Puerto Rico and the Right of Accession, Blocher and Gulati have performed a legal magic trick. They have...

Symposium: Constitutional Amendment and Dismemberment

YJIL Forum is delighted to present this Symposium featuring three responses to Richard Albert’s Constitutional Amendment and Dismemberment, recently published in Volume 43.1 of the...

Rescuing the Unconstitutional Constitutional Amendment Doctrine: A Reply to Richard Albert

Written by David Landau Florida State University College of Law It is an honor to respond to Richard Albert’s provocative Article on Constitutional Amendment...

Constitutional Amendment and “Fundamendment”: A Response to Professor Richard Albert

Written by Yaniv Roznai† Radzyner Law School I am delighted to offer some brief observations following Professor Richard Albert’s fascinating study of “constitutional amendment...