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Aslı U. Bâli

Aslı Bâli is Professor of Law and Faculty Director of the Promise Institute for Human Rights at the UCLA School of Law.


The COVID-19 crisis presents a unique and urgent opportunity to rebalance power away from executives and back to legislatures.

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In a world imperiled by global pandemic, it is long past time to put an end to sanctions—including new ones against Iran—and to reconstruct U.S. foreign policy around international solidarity.

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With Assad preparing a major offensive on the last rebel stronghold, the United States must offer a path forward. 

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As the Trump–Putin summit made clear, U.S. policy in Syria has always been about grand strategy—never about what would actually help the people on the ground.

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Could Trump's repudiation of the Iran Deal be the beginning of the end of U.S. hegemony abroad?

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