Akila Radhakrishnan is president of the Global Justice Center. She received her J.D. degree, with a concentration in international law, from the University of California, Hastings. She has worked for the International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia; DPK Consulting; and Drinker, Biddle & Reath LLP.

  •  January 21, 2020 
Last month, the world was struck by an unusual image — that of a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Aung San Suu Kyi — standing in court to defend and deny genocide. What was striking was not only what she and Myanmar’s legal team said but also what wasn’t said: the total failure of Myanmar …
  •  August 10, 2018 
It has been four years since ISIS launched its genocidal assault on the Yazidi community in the Middle East. ISIS fighters have faced terrorism charges in Iraq and abroad, yet not a single ISIS fighter has been prosecuted for, much less convicted of, genocide. For the Yazidis, justice remains out of reach. In light …

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