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Friday, January 22, 2016

Reclaiming Syria: A Roadmap for Justice

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

Radwan Ziadeh, a senior analyst at the Arab Center in Washington D.C., discusses the Syrian crisis and his work on transitional justice plans for that country.

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Friday, February 26, 2016

Flint: Water, Race, and Accountability

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Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

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In addition to representing the plaintiffs in the Flint water class actions, Julie Hurwitz is also co-counsel, on behalf of the NLG and with the Sugar Law Center, in the federal Constitutional challenge to the Michigan Emergency Manager Law (“dictator bill”), currently pending in the US Court of  Appeals.

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Monday, February 29, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Campaign Concerns Film Series: "Eye in the Sky"

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Location: Browning Cinema, Debartolo Performing Arts Center

Helen Mirren stars as a UK-based military officer in command of a top-secret drone operation to capture terrorists in Kenya.

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Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Campaign Concerns Film Series: "Freedom Summer"

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Location: Browning Cinema, Debartolo Performing Arts Center

Student volunteers join with organizers and local African Americans in a historic effort to shatter the foundations of white supremacy in one of the nation's most segregated states.

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Thursday, September 22, 2016

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

Antonia Chayes: Borderless Wars

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Location: McCartan Courtroom, Notre Dame Law School

Antonia Chayes, Professor of International Politics and Law at Tufts University, will discuss her recent book Borderless Wars: Civil Military Disorder and Legal Uncertainty.

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Transitional Justice in Colombia

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Location: 1140 Eck Hall of Law

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With its newly signed justice agreement, Prof. Doug Cassel will address the challenges that now face a Colombia in transition.

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Friday, October 14, 2016

Welcoming the Stranger while Challenging the Fear

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

The Most Rev. Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R, Archbishop of Indianapolis, will examine the imperative to assist refugees according to the moral tradition of the Roman Catholic Church.

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Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Campaign Concerns Film Series: "Don't Tell Anyone"

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Location: Browning Cinema, Debartolo Performing Arts Center

A young woman from Colombia joins the youth-led New York State Youth Leadership Council (YLC) and becomes an activist for undocumented youth.

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Monday, October 31, 2016

Police Misconduct and Civil Rights Litigation

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Location: 1130 Eck Hall of Law

Bill Goodman practices civil rights law with Goodman & Hurwitz P.C., representing families and individuals who have been the victims of police and other governmental misconduct.

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Thursday, November 3, 2016

Tuesday, November 8, 2016

Thursday, November 10, 2016

Performance and Discussion: "Judgment at Nuremberg"

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Location: Leighton Concert Hall, Debartolo Performing Arts Center

As America commemorates the 75th anniversary of World War II, L.A. Theatre Works brings history to life with Judgment at Nuremberg. CCHR co-presents and hosts a pre-performance panel discussion.

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Friday, December 2, 2016

Digital Echoes: Understanding Patterns of Mass Violence with Data and Statistics

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Location: Hesburgh Center Auditorium

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Data about mass violence can seem to offer insights into patterns: Is violence getting better, or worse, over time? Is violence directed more against men or women? But in human rights data collection, we (usually) don’t know what we don’t know—and worse, what we don’t know is likely to be systematically different from what we do know.…

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Tuesday, December 6, 2016

Webinar on Human Trafficking

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Location: Online

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One of the sad realities of our world is that human trafficking exists. According to the U.S. State Department, 600,000 to 800,000 people are trafficked across international borders every year, of which 80% are female and half are children. Between 14,500 and 17,500 people are trafficked into the U.S. Human trafficking is the third largest international crime industry (behind illegal drugs and arms trafficking). It reportedly generates a profit of $32 billion dollars every year; of that, $15.5 billion is made in industrialized countries.…

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