Chadwick Boseman’s Howard University Commencement Speech


The Law of the Kardashians

Good evening, Professor Ahmad, The registrar released the course offerings for the fall semester and I noticed that you will be teaching “The Law of the Kardashians.” Could you please advise on what aspects of the law this course will touch on? Do you have a brief course synopsis/plan? I’m looking forward to hearing back from…


COVID-19, Climate Change, and International Law

As a part of the the American Society of International Law’s Signature Topic on Climate Change, I participated in a panel on COVID-19, Climate Change, and International Law with Cinnamon Carlarne (Ohio State Law), Leslie-Anne Duvic-Paoli (King’s College London), and Daniel Farber (Berkeley Law). I shared my ideas on how the pandemic economic recovery should…


April Blur

One more class left for the semester. Writing deadlines dangling. Book chapter to complete by the end of the month Law review article to finalize. Book chapter abstract to submit. Introduction chapter to write. Edited volume book proposal to wrap up. Workshop Proposal to submit. More junk I cannot think of. Update : By Mid-May,…



I did finish the marathon. Officially a marathoner. I will not be doing it again anytime soon. Or anytime ever. My left foot still hurts. I had surgery on it last year. Could do the half marathons, but the full would be hard.



I thought I could just quietly sign up for a marathon, and if I couldn’t run the whole thing, I would do the half. Then, I got an email: Hi Professor Ahmad, Happy spring break! I hope you’ve been doing well. I just wanted to reach out because I’m running the Tomoka Marathon in a…

RE: Memo for Expanding the Map for Democrats by DNC Chair Jaime Harrison

In an email today from DNC Chair Jaime Harrison, he writes Investing early in all 50 states We talk a lot about the power of early investments, but it’s especially true of any effort to expand our party’s map. Think of it this way: Fundraising during a campaign cycle usually follows what we call a…

Data bits

I wish there was one password, and it would work. I am so tired of having to secure the password again and again. I cannot remember how I spell the security question. Log in here. Log in there. Log in hell. I am so tired to having to keep track of passwords.

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