Taylor currently attends the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs and the Syracuse College of Law where she is completing an MA in International Relations and JD specializing in Counterterrorism Law. At the College of Law she is the RA for the Chief Prosecutor of the Special Court for Sierra Leone, David Crane. Taylor has supported several consulting projects for foreign governments, most recently providing a briefing to the Emir of Qatar on the Yemen conflict. She is also contributing to a forthcoming textbook on biometric law and policy. Regarding legal practice, she has represented torture victims from Turkey, Tanzania, Kenya, and Egypt with the World Organization Against Torture in Brussels. This added to her previous policy experience with the UN, Canadian Department of National Defence and the US State Department. Outside of school Taylor is a student athlete who utilizes sport as a development and peace building tool. Most notably she served as the first female hockey coach in Serbian history, helping to establish a national female hockey program in the country. She can be contacted at: t16lambert@gmail.com
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What Constitutes Fake News in Hong Kong

Between March and October of 2020, 17 countries passed new laws aimed at stifling the spread of online misinformation. Citing the increasingly contentious pandemic-related content as a primary justification, multiple governments and distinctly authoritarian regimes cracked down on critics and limited individual expression under the pretense of maintaining social stability. Hong Kong is keen to Read More…

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Locke’s Argument for Extra-Legal Prerogatives in a Modern Legal Constitutional Framework

This essay inquires whether John Locke’s stands on prerogatives still applicable in the liberal constitutional democracy. First, the essay analyzes how prerogatives work in a modern liberal constitutional framework. Second, it argues whether there is a need for an extra-legal prerogative in a modern liberal constitutional democracy. Locke argues that the deficit within the legislature is the Read More…

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Delivering the COVID-19 Vaccines: Global Cooperation on a Common Goal

These experts will address the challenges of procuring and equitably distributing the COVID-19 vaccine across the globe, as well as the challenges of international cooperation in tackling a common threat. Make sure to join us to hear from these wonderful speakers!

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Reflections on Future Trans-Atlantic Priorities: A Croatian Perspective

We are excited to be holding a virtual discussion with H.E. Vice Skračić, the Croatian Ambassador to Canada, on March 10th! The discussion will primarily focus on Croatia and Canada’s Bilateral Relationship, Common Security Interests, and challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic. It will also touch upon the NATO Alliance and the Croatian Delegation, and Read More…