MicSem Special Features

MicSem By Category: JUSTICE & LAW

Video Listings

I'll See You in Court

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

May 20, 2019 JUSTICE & LAW

You Are Not Alone

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

May 20, 2019 JUSTICE & LAW SOCIAL ISSUES

Micronesian Counselors

The Rule of Law

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

Why island societies with effective conflict resolution needs a western-style law system.

October 21, 2020 GOVERNMENT JUSTICE & LAW

A Close Look at the Proposed Amendments to the FSM Constitution

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

An impartial review of the pros and cons of each of the 14 proposed constitutional amendments.

October 21, 2020 GOVERNMENT JUSTICE & LAW

The FSM Amnesty Bill

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

Critique of the FSM bill proposing to grant amnesty to public officials prosecuted for corruption.

October 21, 2020 GOVERNMENT JUSTICE & LAW

Micsem Discussion

Freedom of Information: Who Has a Right to What?

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

Freedom of press can provide important information to the public, but it can also do social damage in a Pacific society.

May 17, 1995 CULTURAL JUSTICE & LAW SOCIAL ISSUES

articles

In Search of a Talking Point on Human Rights

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

Human rights language, as a product of Western development, may require translation into more terms more compatible with island cultures.

Umanidat, Vol. 3, No. 1, November 1995: 111-116. Also published in: Promotio Justitiae, No. 64, June, 1996: 52-55.October 21, 1995 JUSTICE & LAW

The Struggle for Justice...But Under Whose Terms?

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

The goals of the struggle for justice can be better achieved by using island terms.

Unpublished. 16 June 1996 October 21, 1995 JUSTICE & LAW

The Cruel Dilemma: Money Economies in the Pacific

Francis X. Hezel S.J.

The ways in which a cash economy impacts on island life and how the church might respond.

Journal of Pacific Theology, Series II, No. 8, 1992: 11-22.October 21, 1992 JUSTICE & LAW