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Call for Submissions for Envisioning Human Rights: The UDHR Photo Project

Call for Applications: Fifth Annual IHL Student Writing Competition

Center Seeks Speak Truth To Power Human Rights Teaching Fellows for Fall 2015

Center Organizes Open Forum on Ferguson and Beyond

Co-Directors Respond to Release of U.S. Torture Report

Center Helps Launch Global #SwaziJustice Campaign with Star-Studded Video



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Justice for Russian Women? Russia Begins to Face Its Domestic Violence Problem
By: Joy Ziegeweid

Photo credit: Tatyana Bondarchuk.


Human Rights and Social Protest in Mexico
By: Paula Cortes

Inter-American Commission on Human Rights, via flickr


Myanmar: Five Burmese Journalists Sentenced to Ten Years of Prison and Hard Labor
By: Wilson Melbostad

Photo Courtesy Jose Javier Martin Espartosa via flickr