Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law



Controversial Conversations in Human Rights 2010

Controversial Conversations aims to foster a dialogue among students about hot-button, cutting-edge human rights issues and to view these issues from innovative angles. This series is a chance for students to have the floor to discuss contentious issues in human rights, facilitated by WCL faculty. This year's sessions focused on human rights and democracy, illegal immigration and other hot topics.



Is Foreign Aid Bad for Human Rights?

Date: September 22, 2010

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Location: 6th Floor Student Lounges


Who is Illegal? Undocumented Immigrants and Human Rights

Date: October 12, 2010

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Facilitator: WCL Professor Jayesh Rathod


Is the United States Sui Generis When It Comes to Human Rights?

Date: November 10, 2010

Time: 12:00-1:20 PM

Facilitator: Hadar Harris


Pizza will be served!

Past Controversial Conversations