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Health as Human Right

Deadly Medicine: Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race

When: from Feb 16, 2010 6:00 PM to May 02, 2010 6:00 PM

Disability and Democracy

When: Nov 04, 2003 at 10:00 AM

Disability and the Holocaust: a History Revealed--a Film and Panel Discussion

When: Oct 07, 2002 at 9:00 PM

Simi Linton founded Disability/Arts in order to work with artists and cultural institutions to help shape the presentation of disability in the arts, and to increase the representation of works by disabled artists. She is the author of numerous articles on disability studies and disability and the arts, and the book, Claiming Disability: Knowledge and Identity (New York University Press, 1998). She is also a founder and the co-director of the Disability Studies Project, a curriculum development project at Hunter College. Disability and the Holocaust: a History Revealed--a Film and Panel Discussion - Read More…

Health and Human Rights No Longer a Question: Moving from Concepts to Action

When: Feb 27, 2006 at 3:00 PM
Where: Foster Auditorium, 101 Pattee Library

This lecture is part of the Health as a Human Right Lecture Series presented by Sofia Gruskin, JD, MIA, Director of the Program on International Health and Human Rights, Francois-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights and Associate Professor on Health and Human Rights, Department of Population and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health. Health and Human Rights No Longer a Question: Moving from Concepts to Action - Read More…

Jihad: Holy War, Just War, or Terrorism?

When: Apr 08, 2005 at 3:00 PM
Where: Foster Auditorium, 101 Pattee Library

jihad with either holy war or terrorism cannot be supported in the broad mainstream of Muslim understandings of jihad, both historical and contemporary. Instead, the jihad tradition has much more in common with the Western just war tradition than it does with holy war or terrorism. Jihad: Holy War, Just War, or Terrorism? - Read More…