About James Ron
James Ron is based in Minnesota where he holds the Stassen Chair of International Affairs at the University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School for Public Affairs and its Department of Political Science. He is also an affiliated professor at CIDE, the Mexican Center for Teaching and Research. In the past, he has worked as a journalist and for Human Rights Watch, the ICRC and Care. He is the editor of openGlobalRights on openDemocracy.