Spring 2009

Date Topic Speaker Location Time
~ January 2009 ~
Wednesday,
January 28
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 13 Maria Green Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Friday,
January 30
The Challenges of Human Rights in the Arab World: A Review of the First Annual Report on Human Rights in the Arab World.

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Radwan Ziadeh
Bahey eldin Hassan
Saad Eddin Ibrahim
Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
~ February 2009 ~
Wednesday,
February 4
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 16 Marc Solomon Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
February 5
The Economics of Sex Trafficking: A Conversation with Siddharth Kara, Author, Sex Trafficking: Inside the Business of Modern Slavery.

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Siddharth Kara Malkin Penthouse,
Littauer Building, 4th floor
12:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
February 10
Askwith Education Forum: Education for Human Rights and Global Competency

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Felissa Tibbitts Askwith Hall,
Harvard Graduate
School of Education,
13 Appian Way,
Cambridge, MA
5:30 p.m.
Wednesday,
February 11
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 17

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Max Likin Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
February 12
Human Rights PIC Career Panel

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Christina Bain,
Felisa Tibbitts

Littauer 230, HKS 5:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
February 18
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 21 Leonardo Vivas Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
February 18
Book Reading: "A Radical Reading," an afternoon of Black History Month readings from Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy's book, The Radical Reader.

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Janikies Hall
Bryant University,
Providence, Rhode Island
2:30 p.m.
Wednesday,
February 25
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 20

Radwan Ziadeh

Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Saturday,
February 28
"A Black History Month Conversation" with Dr. Howard Dodson, photojournalist Scott Tufankjian, news anchor Delores Handy, and Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy.

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Macy's,
Downtown Crossing,
Boston
2:00 p.m.
~ March 2009 ~
Monday,
March 2
“Violence is Productive: The Theoretical and Practical Importance of Documenting Atrocities in Iraq.”

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Daniel Rothenberg Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Tuesday,
March 3
“Responsibility to Protect or Irresponsibility to Neglect? Monitoring and Investigating Human Rights Violations in Situations of Armed Conflict.”

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Felissa Tibbitts
Dan Kuwali
Bonnie Docheryy
Nye 'C' Event Suite
Taubman 5, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
March 4
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 19

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Michael O'Flaherty Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
March 5
Film & Panel discussion: “Mi Vida al Dentro” (My Life Inside)

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Matthias Risse Starr Auditorium,
Belfer Center, 2nd floor
6 :00 p.m.
Wednesday,
March 11
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 23 Martha Chen Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
March 18
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 25

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Howard Zinn Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
March 19
“The Comprehensive Approach to Conflict: A Case for Stability Operations in Afganhanistan and Pakistan”
   

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LTG William B. Caldwell IV, Cheif Educator, U.S. Army Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
11:30 p.m.
Wednesday,
March 25
“Organ Trafficking and Transplant Tourism - Consequences in a Global Environment”

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Panel Presentation
sponsored by
Initiative to Stop Human Trafficking
Malkin Penthouse
Littauer Center, 4th floor
4:00 p.m.
Monday,
March 30
Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy will moderate a public conversation with SDS founder Tom Hayden. Timothy Patrick McCarthy Quincy House,
Senior Common Room
4:00 p.m.
~ April 2009 ~
Wednesday,
April 1
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 26

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Martha Davis, Fellow, Human Rights Program, Harvard Law School Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
April 2
Venezuela: Before and After Hugo Chavez

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Leonardo Vivas LASPAU, Suite 300,
Lewis A. Tyler Room,
25 Mount Auburn St.,
Cambridge
6 :00 p.m.
Monday,
April 6
Rhetoric and Reality in Afghanistan and Development Rory Stewart Malkin Penthouse,
Littauer Center, HKS
3 :00 p.m.
Tuesday,
April 7
Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy will deliver the opening remarks at the conference, "Destination Freedom: A Learning Approach to Modern-Day Slavery and Human Trafficking,"

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy The Artists for Humanity
Epicenter Building,
100 West Second Street,
Boston, MA
4:15 p.m.
Wednesday,
April 8
UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 28 Beth Simmons Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
April 9
Schooling in Post Conflict Societies: The Role of Human Rights

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Panel Discussion
Felissa Tibbitts,
Moderator
Wiener Auditorium,
Taubman Building, HKS
11:30 a.m.
Thursday,
April 9
Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy will deliver a public address, "Was the Obama Campaign a Social Movement?", as part of the lecture series, "Endeavors: Perspectives on Black Life and Culture."

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Yale University 12:00 p.m.
Friday,
April 10
Carr Center Faculty Affiliate Timothy Patrick McCarthy will moderate a public forum on Tony Kushner's award-winning theatrical epic, "Angels in America."

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Loeb Mainstage 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday,
April 15

UDHR Anniversary Series, Article 27

Stephen Marks Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Thursday,
April 23
Conference: (closed to the public)
“Future Prospects in Afghanistan and the Region.”

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Rory Stewart,
Amb. Richard Holbrooke
United States
Institute of Peace
Washington, D.C.
8:00 a.m.
Friday,
April 24
The 2009 Papadopoulos Lecture
“Stonewall's Children: Life, Loss, and Love after Liberation”

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Timothy Patrick McCarthy Starr Auditorium
Belfer Center, HKS
4:00 p.m.
Monday,
April 27
Brown-bag Presentation:
“Making Courts Count: International Human Rights Tribunals and the Problem of Measuring Compliance”

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Courtney Hillebrecht and
Andrea Rossi
Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
Tuesday ,
April 28
Conference: (closed to the public)
“MARO UN-NGO Conference”

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Sarah Sewall Council on
Foreign Relations
New York City, N.Y.
8:00 a.m.
Tuesday,
April 28
Panel Discussion: “The Future of Iraq”
Panelists will discuss Iraqi elections, recent levels of violence, and the future of the country.

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Ali Allawi,
Princeton University;
Noah Feldman,
Harvard Law School;
Rory Stewart,
Carr Center Director

Allison Dining Room,
Taubman Building, HKS

12:00 p.m.
Wednesday,
April 29
Online Conference: “Best Practices to Combat Human Trafficking: Collecting Data from Official Sources”

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Moderated by
Amy Farrell, Ph.D
Online Event
(Pre-Registration Required)
10:00 a.m.
Wednesday,
April 29
“Armed Overwatch: Airpower and COIN in Afghanistan”

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Brigadier General
James M. Holmes
Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
3:30 p.m.
Thursday ,
April 30
“Why Iraq Needs a Truth Commission: Comparative Lessons from South Africa, East Timor, Sierra Leone and Rwanda”

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Dr. Jeremy Sarkin Carr Center Conf. Room,
Rubenstein 219, HKS
12:00 p.m.
~ May 2009 ~
Thursday,
May 7
“Fighting Human Trafficking: Global Trends, Other Governments' Efforts, and U.S. Diplomatic Leadership”

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Ambassador Mark P. Lagon Belfer Center Library,
Littauer Building, Room 369
10:00 a.m.
Monday,
May 11
Film Screening & Discussion:
“Pakistan's Taliban Generation”

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Pakistani Students at Harvard, South Asia Security Initiative, Carr Center, ISP PIC, Human Rights PIC, and Humanitarian PIC Starr Auditorium,
Belfer Center, HKS
6:00 p.m.
~ June 2009 ~
Tuesday,
June 30
Panel Discussion: “Preventing Genocide: A Blueprint for U.S. Policy Makers”    (RSVP requested)

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Moderator:
Meghan O'Sullivan,
Belfer Center, HKS
Boston Public Library,
Copley Square, Boston
7:00 p.m.
~ August 2009 ~
Wednesday,
August 5
Amnesty International, USA presents:
“The Ongoing Crisis in Darfur”

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Eric Reeves,
Dr. Sondra Crosby
Land Hall,
Belfer Center, HKS
4:00 p.m.