Hope Lewis, a passionate champion of the poor and disadvantaged, was a member of the School of Law’s faculty since 1992 and founded of the law school’s Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy. She died Tueday after a long illness.
Wisconsin’s presidential recount is almost done, but legal challenges have halted the proceedings in Michigan and Pennsylvania. We asked Bill Crotty, an expert on American elections, to explain what the recounts involve, why Trump supporters are working to block these efforts, and how the recount results might influence future voting policies.
Hosted by Northeastern’s student-run theater group, NU Stage Musical Theater Co., this year’s winter cabaret, titled, “Spread Love Not Hate,” is designed to be a balm after a heated political season. The show will be held on Saturday at 8 p.m. in afterHOURS.
Donald Trump has business holdings in at least 20 countries, posing an unprecedented source of potential conflicts of interest for the president-elect. Legal expert Michael Meltsner says that to have any credibility, “Trump must keep his family out of the business,” while political economy and crisis theory specialist Daniel Faber described Trump’s situation as “a potential minefield” that “could cripple his presidency.”
An intimate look at the faces and personal stories that make up the fabric of our Northeastern community.
Donald Trump spoke with Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen last week, upending decades of diplomatic practice. “It can be said with near certitude that when Trump accepted that phone call, he had no idea what the consequences might be for U.S.-China relations,” says China expert Suzanne Ogden.