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June 23, 2021

William Saunders on Modern Threats to Human Rights – Free Society Seminar

Program Director William Saunders spoke at the Free Society Seminar hosted by the Faith and Reason Institute - see the full panel below and tune into William Saunders' remarks at the 35 minute mark!
November 30, 2021

Protecting Catholic Values in the Medical Field

On Friday, November 12, the MA in Human Rights students gathered at The Dubliner to meet with Louis Brown, Executive Director of the Christ Medicus Foundation.
November 29, 2021

FAITH AND LAW: THE MORAL PRESUPPOSITIONS OF HUMAN RIGHTS DISCOURSE

Today everybody claims to be for human rights. People radically disagree, however, about what human rights there are. Can disagreements of this sort be adjudicated? Professor […]
November 22, 2021

Trading Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia reflects on Advent as a season to help others move toward Christmas peace by sharing their burdens.
November 20, 2021

Work of Congress on Human Rights and Trafficking Issues

On Friday, November 12, the MA in Human Rights cohort met with a group of Congressional Staff who focus on human rights and trafficking issues.
November 12, 2021

LISTEN: Nicholas Trist’s Vindication of Thomas Jefferson from the Charge of Supporting Nullification

https://www.monticello.org/research-education/for-scholars/international-center-for-jefferson-studies/talks-lectures-symposia-conferences/virtual-fellow-s-forum-with-clifford-humphrey/ Nicholas P. Trist is famous for brazenly acting against the wishes of President James K. Polk and committing the United States to the peace treaty […]
November 12, 2021

Participatory Democracy: A Wellspring of Esteem, Standing, and Cohesion (Working Paper)

(Presented to the American Political Science Association, September 2021)  by Emmett James McGroarty, JD and Brendan Ignatius McGroarty, PhD1 1. Introduction  In this paper, we address […]
November 2, 2021

A Thief of Ordinary Times

IHE Fellow Lucia A. Silecchia reflects on the powerful and loving sacrifices that Alzheimer's caregivers make each and every day.
November 2, 2021

Fr. Woo on the Chinese Communist Party, the Past, Present, and Future of Hong Kong as a Territory

On Wednesday, October 27, 2021 the M.A. Human Rights cohort met with Fr. Woo, who presented on the Chinese Communist Party, the past, present, and future of Hong Kong as a territory, and the consequences of the loss of Hong Kong’s autonomy for the region and wider world.
October 25, 2021

Catholic University Hosts Human Rights Lecture Featuring Former Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom

On Tuesday, October 19, The Catholic University of America’s Institute for Human Ecology hosted its Annual Human Rights Lecture, which focused on the fundamental, international law, and constitutional dimensions of religious freedom.
October 18, 2021

An Intimate Look Inside One of the Many Forms of Modern Slavery: Human Trafficking

On Wednesday, October 13, the MA in Human Rights cohort visited the National Center on Sexual Exploitation (NCOSE) here in DC for an intimate look inside one of the many forms of modern slavery: human trafficking.

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The Catholic University of America


620 Michigan Avenue NE
339 Caldwell Hall
Washington, DC 20064


202-319-5892
ihe@cua.edu

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