Wednesday, August 24, 2022

New Issue: International Journal of Human Rights

The latest issue of the International Journal of Human Rights (Vol. 26, no. 7, 2022) is out. Contents include:
  • Special Issue: Judicial Activism in an Age of Populism
    • Zoltán Szente & Fruzsina Gárdos-Orosz, The impact of populism on constitutional interpretation in the EU Member States
    • Michal Kovalčík, The instrumental abuse of constitutional courts: how populists can use constitutional courts against the opposition
    • Jan Petrov, (De-)judicialization of politics in the era of populism: lessons from Central and Eastern Europe
    • Max Steuer, Authoritarian populism, conceptions of democracy, and the Hungarian Constitutional Court: the case of political participation
  • Hubert Smekal, Jaroslav Benák & Ladislav Vyhnánek, Through selective activism towards greater resilience: the Czech Constitutional Court's interventions into high politics in the age of populism
  • Oscar Gakuo Mwangi, Judicial activism, populism and counterterrorism legislation in Kenya: coalition for Reform and democracy (CORD) & 2 others v Republic of Kenya & 10; others [2015]
  • Tarun Arora, Pandemic and community’s sense of justice through suo motu in India
  • Victor Molina, Abortion, same-sex marriage, and gender identity during the Pink Tide: Venezuela compared to Latin American trends