Welcome to the New-Look IACL-AIDC Blog

Video Editorial: Launching the New-Look Blog


Blog Re-launch in Seoul: Tues 19 June

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Thanks to everyone who joined Co-Editors Erika Arban and Tom Gerald Daly for the Blog Re-launch at the World Congress on Tuesday 19 June at the IACL World Congress in Seoul.

New Post: Masterpiece Cakeshop Ltd.


Roman Friedrich discusses the US Supreme Court's judgment in Masterpiece Cakeshop Ltd., arguing that it has provided little clarity on the crucial issues of religious freedom, anti-discrimination and free speech.

Launching the DEM-DEC Resource

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In a new post, IACL-AIDC Blog Co-Editor Tom Daly announces the launch of a major new resource for research on democratic decay. The DEM-DEC Resource is now live at www.democratic-decay.org.

New Post: Why Some Filipinos Still Resist Constitutional Reform

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Michael Yusingco discusses why Filipino president, Rodrigo Duerte's attempts to reform the Constitution of the Philippines to a Federal model have not been successful.

New Post: South Korea Symposium


As the World Congress ends, Chaihark Hahm muses on the achievements of the 1987 Constitution and South Korea's constitutional future.  The Blog Symposium is co-hosted by ConstitutionNet.

Our Latest Author Interview

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David Bilchitz & David Landau talk to us about The Evolution of the Separation of Powers. Between the Global North and the Global South (Edward Elgar Publishing, 2018), which arose from an IACL Meeting.

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“Constitutions—whether they self-consciously set out to transform a society or not—shape the government and the nation. So we need to know how they work in practice to really understand them.”
—Prof. Adrienne Stone, First Vice-President of the IACL

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