A time for rainy day decisions—before the next downpour comes

May 12, 2020

COVID-19 has proven expertly equipped to do what disasters do best: highlight vulnerabilities in systems, processes, and infrastructure, whether they be physical, social or economic—particularly […]

Mutual obligations in exceptional circumstances—and beyond

April 30, 2020

The big reveal of the COVID-19 pandemic is that “no one can save themselves alone,” as Pope Francis wrote in his Easter Sunday letter. No […]

In The Media

Coronavirus may have emptied Hong Kong’s streets, but the pro-democracy protests continue

April 23, 2020

Maggie Shum, research associate at the Keough School of Global Affairs, explores how the Hong Kong protest movement is adapting during the coronavirus pandemic in […]

In The Media

Experts: Protests reflect world frustration with inequality, corruption

December 10, 2019

Maggie Shum, research associate at the Keough School of Global Affairs, commented on the Hong Kong protests in a Crux article about the different “people-power” movements around […]