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1990 - 1994


1990

Comment: "Operation Just Cause": Unjust War (WSUI/KSUI, National Public Radio affiliate, Iowa City, IA, January 15-19, 1990)

Panama: Operation Just Cause? (NPR Radio Broadcast Address, Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Iowa City, IA, January 26, 1990)

The Global Commons and the Great Wall of China (Rotary Club of Iowa City, Iowa City, IA, February 1, 1990)

The Quest for Freedom in Palestine (Peace With Justice Lecture Series, First Christian Church, Iowa City, IA, February 18, 1990)

Introductory Remarks: Workshop on the UN Draft Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (Workshop Moderator and Panelist, Program for Human Rights and Social Justice of the Center for International and Comparative Studies, in cooperation with the Iowa Society of International Law and Affairs and the American Indian Law Students Association, College of Law, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, March 9, 1990)

Interview: "The Arab-Israeli Conflict" (WBDQ, Dubuque, IA, April 23, 1990)

International Law and Israel's Twenty-two Year Occupation of the West Bank and Gaza (Loras College, Dubuque, IA, April 23, 1990)

The Global Environmental Crisis and National Sovereignty (Kiwanis Club of the City of Burlington, Burlington, IA, April 26, 1990)

The Global Environmental Crisis and National Sovereignty (Kiwanis Club of the City of Burlington, Burlington, IA, April 26, 1990)

The Global Environmental Crisis and International Law (Burlington High School, Burlington, IA, April 26, 1990)

Interview: "The Global Environmental Crisis" (KBUR,Burlington, IA, April 26, 1990)

The Global Commons and the Great Wall of China (United Nations Association-Burlington Chapter, First Baptist Church, Burlington, IA, April 26, 1990)

Showdown: The Persian Gulf--Global Response, The American Role, The Relevance of International Law (Discussant, Round Table Discussion, Iowa Society of International Law and Affairs, College of Law, The University of Iowa, August 29, 1990)

Interview/Talk Show: "The Persian Gulf Crisis" (Iowa Morning Edition,WOI, Ames, IA, August 31, 1990)

The Iraqi Crisis: The Law of War (Panelist, "The Iraqi Crisis: Legal and Socio-Economic Dimensions," Regional Meeting of the American Society of International Law, Southern Illinois University, IL, September 28, 1990)

The Persian Gulf Crisis: Law and Policy Choices (The Optimist Club of Coralville, Coralville, IA, October 8, 1990)

International Human Rights (Panel Discussant, International Studies Association/Midwest, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, October 19, 1990)

Interview/Talk Show: "The Constitutional and International legal Authority of the President to Engage in Armed Hostilities in the Persian Gulf" (The Tom Clark Show, Wisconsin Public Radio, Madison, WI, November 15, 1990)

Solving the Persian Gulf Crisis (Panel Discussant, Global Studies Program and Phi Beta Delta, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, December 5, 1990)

International Law and World Order: The Jurisprudential and Professional Challenge (Keynote Address, Law Faculty Retreat on the "The Internationalization of the Legal System," School of Law, Washburn University of Topeka, Topeka, KS, December 13, 1990)

"All Necessary Means" in the Persian Gulf (Town Meeting on the Persian Gulf Crisis, hosted by Congressman Jim Leach, Davenport, IA, December 20, 1990)


1991

Iraqi Aggression and American Response: Addressing the Mideast Crisis in the Law School Classroom (Forum Discussant, 1991 Annual Meeting, Association of American Law Schools, Washington, DC, January 4, 1991)

Law and Policy in the Middle East: A "New World Order"? (Business for Peace, Des Moines, Iowa, January 15, 1991)

Middle East Opportunities and Prospects: Lessons from the Gulf (Coalition for Peace in the Middle East, Clinton, Iowa, January 16, 1991)

International Law and Politics in the Persian Gulf (Community Forum, First Christian Church, Iowa City, Iowa, January 20, 1991)

Let the Sanctions Work; Bring the Troops Home Alive (Speaker, Rally for Peace in the Middle East, Organized by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, Civic Center, Des Moines, Iowa, January 20, 1991)

Prisoners of War in the Persian Gulf (News Interview, "Live at Five," KCRG-Channel 9, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, January 21, 1991)

The Persian Gulf War: International Law Facts and Illusions (Community Forum, KCCK, Cedar Rapids Public Library, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, January 21, 1991)

The Persian Gulf War and the 1949 Geneva Convention on the Treatment of Prisoners of War (News Interview, "The Five O'Clock News," KGAN-Channel 2, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, January 22, 1991)

International Law in the Persian Gulf (Faculty Seminar, Department of Geography, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, January 25, 1991)

The United Nations and Collective Security: Lessons from the Gulf (United Nations Association/Iowa City Chapter, Iowa City, Iowa, January 26, 1991)

Enforcing the Rule of Law: The International Legal Issues (Conference on "Crisis in the Gulf: Enforcing the Rule of Law," ABA Standing Committee on Law and National Security, International Club, Washington, DC, January 30, 1991)

Collective Security and the Persian Gulf War: Reality and Illusion in United Nations Decision-Making (Distinguished Visitor/Lecturer, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, California, February 27, 1991)

War Crimes Trials and the Persian Gulf War (News Interview, "The Five O'Clock News," KGAN-Channel 2, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, March 1, 1991)

Law and Illusion in the Gulf: What "New World Order"? (Quad City Conference on Peace and Security, in cooperation with Augustana College, Churches United of the Quad City Area, Teikyo Marycrest University, The Stanley Foundation, and the Doris and Victor Day Foundation, Inc., Davenport, Iowa, March 2, 1991)

The New Postwar Order: Lessons from the Gulf (Old Capitol Kiwanis Club, Iowa City, Iowa, March 7, 1991)

Lessons from the Gulf: Unipolar World Order? (Regional Meeting of the American Society of International Law on "The Use of Force in the Post-Cold War Era," University of Denver College of Law, Denver, Colorado, March 15, 1991)

What New World Order? Lessons from the Gulf (University Lectures Program, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, April 4, 1991)

The New World Order: Lessons from the Gulf (23rd Annual Quad-Cities World Affairs Conference on "The United Nations and the New World Order: A Fresh Beginning?" University of Illinois Continuing Education in International Affairs, Moline, Illinois, April 6, 1991)

The Postwar Order: Lessons from the Gulf (First National Bank First Club's World Affairs Seminar, Iowa City, Iowa, April 11, 1991)

The United Nations and the Persian Gulf War: Toward a Unipolar World Order? (Model United Nations Conference, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, April 12, 1991)

Keynote on the Gulf: What New World Order? (1991 All-Iowa Conference on the Gulf War and US Militarism, Iowa Peace Institute and Grinnell College, Grinnell College, Grinnell, Iowa, April 20, 1991)

Persian Gulf Decision-Making: A "New World Order" Omen? (Conference on Ethical Dimensions of the Changing Use of Force in International Affairs, University of Notre Dame Institute for International Peace Studies and Midwest Consortium for International Security Studies, University of Notre Dame, South Bend, Indiana, May 30, 1991)

Proposals for International Legal Environmental Reforms (UNA Midwest Public Hearing on Environment and Development, State Capitol, Des Moines, Iowa, September 22, 1991)

Ecological Security and World Order (Lecture Series, Iowa State University Institute on World Affairs, Ames, Iowa, November 7, 1991)

Ecological Security, International Law, and World Order (Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California, December 6, 1991)


1992

A Post-Soviet Alternative to Nuclear Deterrence: A Legal Perspective (Annual Quentin-Baxter Memorial Lecture, Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand, March 25, 1992)

Ecological Security, International Law, and World Order (Royal Institute of International Affairs, Wellington, New Zealand, March 26, 1992)

The Extension of Human Rights in a Divided World: Universalism Versus Cultural Relativisim (Faculty of Law, Victoria University of Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand, March 27, 1992)

The Extension of Human Rights in a Divided World: Universalism Versus Cultural Relativisim (Faculty of Law, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, March 30, 1992)

The Semantics of Human Rights (Panel Discussion, Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, April 10, 1992)

Global Changes and Domestic Transformations: New Possibilities for American Foreign Policy (Vantage Conference Discussant, The Stanley Foundation and the UI Center for International and Comparative Studies, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, April 30-May 2, 1992)

The Road from Rio: Reflections Upon the Legal and Political Significance of the Earth Summit (United Nations Association-Iowa Division, Iowa City, Iowa, June 23, 1992)

Non-Proliferation and the Duties of Nuclear-Weapon States: Taking the NPT Seriously (International Colloquium on Saving the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and Abolishing Nuclear Weapons, International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, Stockholm, Sweden, September 26, 1992)

How Legal NGOs Can Help the NPT, a Proposed CTBT, and the IAEA Safeguard System (International Colloquium on Saving the Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) and Abolishing Nuclear Weapons, International Association of Lawyers Against Nuclear Arms, Stockholm, Sweden, September 27, 1992)

The United Nations, the United States, and Collective Insecurity: The Balkans and Beyond (United Nations Day Lecture, State of Wisconsin Governor's Commission on the United Nations, Beloit College, Beloit WI, October 29, 1992)

Ethnicity and Warfare in the Balkans: A World Order Problem? (Kirkwood Community College, Cedar Rapids, IA, November 18, 1992)

The Balkans, the United Nations, and Collective Insecurity (Board of Directors Human Rights Day Lecture, United Nations Association/Iowa Division, Cedar Rapids, IA, December 5, 1992)

The United Nations, the United States and the Balkans: Collective Insecurity (NPR Radio Broadcast Address, Iowa City Foreign Relations Council, Iowa City, IA, December 10, 1992)


1993

Beyond Rio: The Challenge Ahead (Panel Discussant, Annual Meeting of the Johnson County Chapter of the United Nations Association, Iowa City, IA, January 17, 1993)

The Future of UN Collective Security (Discussant, Conference on the Future of UN Collective Security, New York University School of Law, New York, NY, January 22-24, 1993)

The Bosnian Tragedy: Causes, Consequences, Cures (Panel Discussion on "The Bosnian Tragedy," Cedar Rapids Islamic Center, Cedar Rapids, IA, March 14, 1993)

Beyond Rio: Earth Charter Iowa--Closing Remarks and Summation (Colloquium of the Iowa Division of the United Nations Association-USA, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, April 17, 1993)


1994

The Balkans and Collective InSecurity (St. Paul's Lutheran Chapel and University Center, Iowa City, IA, January 23, 1994)

Global Sustainable Development (Panel Chair, "Symposium on Global Change II: A Midwest Perspective," Center for Global and Regional Environmental Research, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA April 8, 1994)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 5, 1994)

Universal Human Rights Versus Cultural Relativism: A Contemporary Human Rights Debate (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 6, 1994)

Georgia On My Mind: The World Order Implications of the Break-Up of the Former Soviet Union (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 6, 1994)

Reflections Upon the Crime of Genocide (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 6, 1994)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 5, 1994)

Universal Human Rights Versus Cultural Relativism: A Contemporary Human Rights Debate (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, October 20, 1994)

Georgia On My Mind: The World Order Implications of the Break-Up of the Former Soviet Union (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, October 20, 1994)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, University of South Dakota, Vermillion, South Dakota, October 5, 1994)

The Balkans and Collective InSecurity (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Lafayette College, Easton, Pennsylvania, October 21, 1994)

Comments on "The Resurgence of Indigenous Communities," "Unpacking Ethnic Conflict," "The United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child: Policy Choices and Recommendations," and "How Educating About the Traumatized Shapes Our Understanding of Diversity and Conflict Transformation" (Panel Discussant, Policy Sciences Annual Institute, Yale Law School, New Haven, Connecticut, October 29, 1994)

United States Foreign Policy and Compliance with the International Rule of Law (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Western Maryland College, Westminster, Maryland, November 3, 1994)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Western Maryland College, Westminster, Maryland, November 3, 1994)

Universal Human Rights Versus Cultural Relativism: A Contemporary Human Rights Debate (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Western Maryland College, Westminster, Maryland, November 4, 1994)

Georgia On My Mind: The World Order Implications of the Break-Up of the Former Soviet Union (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Alma College, Alma, Michigan, November 17, 1994)

Human Rights in a Divided World (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Alma College, Alma, Michigan, November 17, 1994)

Humanitarian Intervention: Why? When? How? (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Public Lecture, Alma College, Alma, Michigan, November 17, 1994)

International Law and the Building of a Just World Order (Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Lecture, Alma College, Alma, Michigan, November 18, 1994)



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