Tag: Human Rights

Granito: How to Nail a Dictator to screen December 1, 2011

Granito: How to Nail a Dictator, an award-winning documentary film that chronicles Guatemala’s internal armed conflict, and subsequent efforts to bring the perpetrators of massive human rights violations during that period to justice, will screen at the School of Law at 5:00 p.m. on December 1, 2011.

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Human Rights Happy Hour: Judith Kimerling to speak on “Oil, Litigation, and Conservation in the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador,” April 5, 2011

On Tuesday, April 5, 2011, the Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice and the Center for Global Energy, International Arbitration, and Environmental Law will host a Human Rights Happy Hour featuring Professor Judith Kimerling of the City University of New York, who will present a lecture entitled “Oil, Litigation and Conservation in the Amazon Rainforest in Ecuador: Can Cowode Law Protect the Rights of Indigenous Huaorani in the Oil Patch and Yasuni Biosphere Reserve?”

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Human Rights Happy Hour: Paola Bergallo to speak on “Cycles of Right to Health Litigation: The Elusive Argentine Experience,” November 22, 2010

On Monday, November 22, 2010, the Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice will host the final Human Rights Happy Hour of the fall semester. Professor Paola Bergallo, from the Universidad de San Andrés in Buenos Aires, Argentina, will present a lecture entitled “Cycles of Right to Health Litigation: The Elusive Argentine Experience.”

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Human Rights Happy Hour: Samera Esmeir to speak on “Temporalities of Struggle: National Liberation Movements and International Strategies of Rule,” November 8, 2010

On Monday, November 8, 2010, the Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice will host Professor Samera Esmeir, associate professor of rhetoric at the University of California, Berkeley, who will present a lecture entitled “Temporalities of Struggle: National Liberation Movements and International Strategies of Rule.”

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