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Genocide and Crimes Against Humanity Under International Law: A Personal Story - February 26th at 4 PM

Join us for a lecture by Philippe Sands (University College London) about his most recent book East West Street: On the Origins of 'Genocide' and 'Crimes Against Humanity', which is part historical detective story, part family history, part legal thriller. 


Good Amidst Evil: Rescue During the Rwandan Genocide - March 1st at 4:15 PM

Join us for a public lecture by Professor Jennie Burnet (Georgia State University) in which she will focus on rescuers during the Rwandan genocide and what her research reveals about why people put their own lives at risk to save or protect the lives of others. How do the features of rescue in the Rwandan case enrich or complicate what we think we know or understand about rescue, rescuer motivations, and rescuer behavior during genocide? 


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February 6, 2018

The future of Polish-Israeli relations can be driven by compassion and forgiveness, or a retreat behind walls of fossilized antisemitism, essentialist prejudice, nationalistic egotism, and fear.

By Maria Zalewska

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