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COVID-19 Vaccine and Mask Mandates: The Human Right to Health?

Posted on October 25th, 2021 · Posted in Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
Although the right to health is recognized by the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the idea of “health as a human right” has not gained traction in the United States. Despite new variants and rising COVID-19 cases in areas with low vaccinat... Read more

Virtual Meeting Platforms: Government Control and Corporate Compliance

Posted on November 20th, 2020 · Posted in COVID 19, Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
The Human Rights Program at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College presents:Virtual Meeting Platforms: Government Control and Corporate ComplianceIn the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, social networking... Read more

Climate Change and Cultural Extinction: A Human Rights Crisis

Posted on September 30th, 2020 · Posted in Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
The United Nations Special Rapporteur in the field of cultural rights and the Human Rights Program at the Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute at Hunter College presentClimate Change and Cultural Extinction: A Human Rights Crisis... Read more

The Discriminatory Impact of COVID-19: The Pandemic’s Role in Highlighting Entrenched Racial Inequalities in the U.S.

Posted on April 29th, 2020 · Posted in COVID 19, Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
Presented by The Roosevelt House Human Rights Program, the Hunter Department of Africana, Puerto Rican, and Latino Studies, and the Hunter Asian American Studies Center and Program.  Join Zoom at ... Read more

Virtual Brownbag: Responding to COVID-19

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Photographs from the 2020: Gender, Race, Suffrage and Citizenship Conference

The 2020: Gender, Race, Suffrage and Citizenship Conference was presented by The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, in collaboration with the Women and Gender Studies department at Hunter College and the Bella…  

2020: Gender, Race, Suffrage, and Citizenship

The Roosevelt House Public Policy Institute, in collaboration with the Women and Gender Studies department at Hunter College, invite you to a two-... Read more

Film Screening — 13th

Posted on April 1st, 2019 · Posted in Film Screenings, Human Rights Program Events
Join Human Rights Program at Roosevelt House for a screening of ... Read more

Sex Trafficking and the Commercial Sex Trade

Posted on November 21st, 2018 · Posted in Human Rights Program Events
A conversation with Taina Bien-Aimé, Executive Director of Coalition Against Trafficking of Women and Rachel Moran, Founder of SPACE International, an international organization of sex trade survivors, and author of Paid For: My Journey through... Read more
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The Murder and The Silence: Uncovering Lithuania’s Holocaust Collaboration

Posted on November 13th, 2018 · Posted in Human Rights Program Events, Public Programs
When the best-selling author and journalist Ruta Vanagaite (born in Šiauliai, Lithuania) discovered that her own relatives were complicit in the murder of Lithuanian Jews during the World War II era, she became determined to awaken... Read more