Stephen Hopgood

Stephen Hopgood es profesor de Relaciones Internacionales y vicedirector (internacional) en SOAS, University of London. Su libro más reciente es The Endtimes of Human Rights (El crepúsculo de los derechos humanos) (Cornell, 2013). Recientemente, fue coeditor y colaborador del libro Human Rights Futures (Futuros de los derechos humanos) (Cambridge, 2017).

English | Espanol | French | Arabic |


Losing the battle for hearts and minds

By: Stephen Hopgood

The battle for human rights—as seen in the treatment of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar—may be losing ground as populist democracy becomes entrenched.

Fascism rising

By: Stephen Hopgood
Español | Français

Global institutions and principles now face their sternest test. Trump’s victory suggests human rights activists should devote themselves to the morass of domestic ...


Brexit and human rights: winter is coming

By: Stephen Hopgood

Given the toxic politics of Farage, Johnson, Le Pen and Trump, will human rights be enough to resist right-wing nationalism in the wake of Brexit?

Playing both ends against the middle

By: Stephen Hopgood
Español | Français | العربية

The idea of a “global middle” assumes that human rights transcend borders. But do they really?

It begins and ends with power

By: Stephen Hopgood

The author acknowledges his supporters, but he answers his critics. It is political leverage, not human rights, that make things happen. The wealthy and influential ...


Human rights: past their sell-by date

By: Stephen Hopgood
Español | العربية

It is activists, not states who will make a difference in future. But western-led rights organizations may have seen their day.


Stay connected! Join our weekly newsletter to stay up-to-date on our newest content.  SUBSCRIBE