Beyond the physical destruction Hurricane Katrina caused along the Gulf Coast a decade ago, the storm ultimately led to widespread human rights violations, according to Amnesty International. Political science professor Thomas Vicino holds forth on the issues former Gulf Coast residents continue to face today.
A group of students in Northeastern’s law school crafted — and helped pass — a city council resolution making freedom from domestic violence a human right in Boston.
U.S. Rep. Jim McGovern, D-Mass., a leading voice in Washington on human rights issues, visited Northeastern on Friday to discuss his work advocating for human rights across the globe and what still needs to be done.
Alexandra Wolf International Relations, 12’ Global co-op in Mae Sai, Thailand For the last five months I have been working at the Development and Education Programme for Daughters and Communities […]
Panel at Northeastern law school sheds light on the need for attorneys to be part of the solution for victims of human trafficking
Hope Lewis, who is legally blind, named Employee of the Year by the Carroll Center for the Blind and the Massachusetts Commission for the Blind
Institutional Diversity and Equity event offers insight into the foundational traditions of Arabs, Muslims and Sikhs
Global women’s rights activist and lawyer urges Northeastern law school graduates to pick up the mantle of public service