News & Announcements

Successful Turnout for the Second Annual Human Rights Boot Camp

Co-Director Robert Goldman Elected as Vice President of the International Commission of Jurists

Center's Anti-Torture Initiative Publishes New Book on Human Rights, the Penitentiary System and the Prevention of Torture in Uruguay

Center Hosts Welcome Reception for Incoming Students

Visiting Human Rights Faculty from Partner Universities in Colombia Participate in Intensive Summer Programming at WCL



The Human Rights Brief, a student-run publication of the Center. All content is available for practitioners and media to syndicate.

Freedom of the Press in the Kingdom of Morocco:
The Government’s Use of Anti-Terror Laws to Mute the Press

By: James Toliver


The African Union Works Towards Eliminating Sexual Violence in Africa

By: Brittany West




Iran’s 2013 Presidential Election: The Measure of Free and Fair

Photo Credit: Sonia Sevilla
By: Whitney Mulhauser