The Kurds in Rojava are testing a democratic model shaped by the political philosophy of an American eco-anarchist
Here's a provocative talk I gave last week at UCLA Law School about the role of international law in diplomacy. Short version: it is power that makes the world, not law. And international law is often, although not invariably, a function of power.
The Kurds' Democratic Experiment, New York Times, Sept. 30 2015