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Upcoming Events
Film Screening and Community Forum on Economic Justice: Thawing the American Dream
October 7, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Fordham University Lincoln Center Campus, 113 West 60th Street, New York, NY 10023 | LeitnerCenter@law.fordham.edu
Society & Solitary Confinement: The War Within
October 15, 2014 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
New York Society for Ethical Culture, 2 W 64th St., New York, NY 10025 | LeitnerCenter@law.fordham.edu
International Law Weekend 2014: International Law in a Time of Chaos
October 23, 2014 6:30 PM - October 25, 2014 8:00PM
Fordham Law School, 150 W. 62nd St. New York, NY 10023 | LeitnerCenter@law.fordham.edu
The Possibility of International Human Rights through Courts: The European System Facing Nationalism
October 28, 2014 10:00 AM - 11:30AM
Moot Court Room, Fordham Law School, 150 W. 62nd St. New York, NY 10023 | LeitnerCenter@law.fordham.edu
Machik Weekend 2014
November 21, 2014 4:00 PM - November 23, 2014 3:00PM
Costantino, Fordham Law School, 140 W. 62nd St. New York, NY 10023 | Elizabeth Gyori | egyori@law.fordham.edu



Past Events
America Violates Human Rights at Home: How the US failures to implement human rights treaties are under scrutiny by the United Nations| September 30, 2014 12:30 PM

Brown Bag Lunch Series

In August 2014, the U.S. Government was questioned by a panel of United Nations experts about the continuation of racism in the U.S. In October, it will be reviewed about practices that constitute torture andGay McDoougall Speaking at UN Trusteeship Council March 21, 2014 early in 2015 government representatives will question US officials about a full range of policies that impact human rights within our borders. Gay McDougall, Former UN Independent Expert on Minority Issues, member of UN Committee on Racial Discrimination and Distinguished Scholar-in-Residence at the Leitner Center, will talk about why these reviews of US practices are critical to the movement for human rights at home and around the world.

Kosher pizza will be served.

Photo credit: UN Photo/Bill Bly

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Leitner Center for International Law and Justice
Fordham University School of Law
150 West 62nd Street, 7th Floor
New York, NY 10023 USA

Email: LeitnerCenter@law.fordham.edu
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