Friday, August 23, 2019

Article 9’s global scope

Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution is not just a provision of the Japanese law; it also acts as an international peace mechanism towards...

Global Article 9 campaign Background

Article 9 of the Japanese Constitution renounces war as a means of settling international disputes and prohibits the maintenance of armed forces and other...

Agent Orange: Legal team and IADL meet with victims association in Hanoi

From March 18 to 22 2008, the legal team met with Vietnam Association for the Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin (VAVA)  in Hanoi to map...

National Union of Peoples Lawyers (Philippines) joins IADL

April 15th, 2008 The recently founded National Union of Peoples Lawyers from the Philippines applied for IADL membership. The application was accepted at the IADL...

Atty. Edre Olalia adresses UN Human Rights Council on behalf of IADL on killings...

Speaking before the United Nations Human Right Council’s (UNHRC) 7th session on March 13, lawyer Edre Olalia backed the recommendation of Hina Jilani, special...

Philippines: Attacks on lawyers

Excerpt from Repression & Resistance, The Filipino People vs Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, George W. Bush, et. al., Permanent Peoples' Tribunal Second Session on the Philippines,...

The Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal second session on the Philippines held in the Hague (Holland)

In recognition of the urgency of the appeal of the Initiating Group of Philippine organizations, the Permanent Peoples' Tribunal  convened the Second Session on the Philippines...

Seeking Answers: Probing Political Persecution, Repression & Human Rights Violations in the Philippines :...

A joint Women’s Human Rights Delegation on behalf of IADL, the Center for Constitutional Rights, the International Justice Network and the National Lawyers Guild...

Launching Statement of the Global Article 9 Conference to Abolish War

The Global Article 9 Conference to Abolish War was initiated by a coalition of individuals based in Japan, from a wide range of fields...

Interview with Leonard Weinglass, attorney for Antonio Guerrero

What follows is an interview conducted by Gloria La Riva, Coordinator of the National Committee to Free the Cuban Five, with Leonard Weinglass, the...