Roundtable Panels - 2011

Panel A


Christina Cerna
Louis Edgar Esparza
Robert Funk
Walter Lotze

January 2011

The Haiti Earthquake, One Year Later
Article under review: “Haiti's Blame Game” by Poooja Bhatia. Foreign Policy. November 23 2010.

February 2011

The Arab Revolutions and Human Rights
Article under review: “The Failure of Governance in the Arab World” by Simon Tisdall. The Guardian. January 11 2011.

March 2011

Libya and the Responsibility to Protect
Article under review: It’s Time to Intervene” by Shadi Hamid. Slate. February 23 2011.

Panel B


Brooke Ackerly
Edzia Carvalho
Jonas Claes
Devin Joshi

April 2011

Responsibility to Protect and Human Rights Protection in the Ivory Coast
Article under review: "The Case for Intervention in the Ivory Coast" by Corinne DufkaForeign Policy. March 25 2011.

June 2011

Human Rights in Central America
Article under review: "The Tormented Isthmus" The Economist. April 14 2011.

August 2011

Re-thinking State Failure and Human Rights
Article under review: "Think Again, Failed States" by James Traub. Foreign Policy. July/August 2011.

Panel C


Colm Campbell
Claudia Heiss
Therese O'Donnell
Thomas Pegram

September 2011

"The Syrian Spring" and Human Rights
Article under review: “The UN Security Council's Pro-Syrian 'Defiance Coalition' Crumbles”. By Raghida Dergham. Huffington Post, August 2011.

November 2011

The Palestine Bid for Statehood at the UN
Article under review: Statehood versus “Facts on the Ground” by Richard Falk. Aljazeera, September 20, 2011.

January 2012

Crime and Human Rights in Brazil: The Police Pacification Units
Article under review: Brazil slum raids impress, but what's the impact? By Bradley Brooks.Huffington Post, November 14, 2011.

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