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Oct
28
2013
Book cover of Rewire, by Ethan Zuckerman
Rewire—Digital Cosmopolitans in the Age of Connection (video)

Can digital connection lead to better human connection? A conversation with author Ethan Zuckerman and Open Society Foundations president Chris Stone.

Oct
24
2013
Symposium on Equality Data Collection

This symposium aims to encourage the collection of comparable sets of equality data in Europe while respecting data protection safeguards and self-identification criteria.

Location:

Brussels

Oct
16
2013
Why Cities Provide Services to Undocumented Migrants (audio)

Open Society Fellow Sarah Spencer and NYC Commissioner for Immigrant Affairs Fatima Shama discuss the topic of irregular migrants in both a European and American context.

Oct
9
2013
Brazil, Foreign Policy, and Human Rights (audio)

This discussion with Lucia Nader of Conectas examines how Brazil’s recent economic slowdown has raised questions about the nature and influence of its foreign policy, particularly with regard to human rights.

Sep
30
2013
Film Screening: The Network (video)

Post-Taliban, Afghans became voracious media consumers. Oscar-winner Eva Orner screens her new film, which documents the unusual success of TOLO, Afghanistan’s largest TV network.

Sep
26
2013
Surveillance, Privacy, and Freedom of Expression (audio)

Human rights advocates from the UN, the ACLU, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation discuss surveillance, national security, privacy, and international norms.

Location:

Vanderbilt Hall, Room 206, 40 Washington Square South (NYU School of Law), New York, NY

Sep
26
2013
Building Inclusive Communities: Practical and Local Initiatives to Promote Migrant Integration (audio)

Panelists discuss how to build inclusive communities at a time of economic strain and heated national debate on immigration.

Sep
19
2013
From the Frontlines of LGBTI Rights Advocacy in Russia, Ukraine, and Georgia (audio)

The discussion focuses on on-the-ground dynamics and how advocates can best support the struggle for human rights in these countries.

Sep
17
2013
Judicial Independence in Guatemala: A Conversation with Guatemalan Supreme Court Justice César Barrientos (audio)

Justice Barrientos and U.S. Ambassador for War Crimes Stephen Rapp discuss the rule of law in Guatemala, where courts recently issued, and then overturned, the first domestic genocide conviction of a former head of state.

Sep
13
2013
Ungrievable Lives and Unintended Consequences: Pakistan, the U.S., and the “War on Terror” (audio)

How has Pakistan experienced the “war on terror”? What have been the long-term implications of that war for the human rights of ordinary Pakistanis?

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