Day: April 16, 2018

The Long Arc of Human Rights

A Case for Optimism By Caroline Bettinger-López May/June 2018 (From Foreign Affairs) Does fighting for human rights actually make a difference? Scholars, policymakers, lawyers, and activists have asked that question ever since the contemporary human rights movement emerged after World War II. At any given moment, headlines supply plenty of reasons for skepticism. Today, the …

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The Long Arc of Human Rights

A Case for Optimism By Caroline Bettinger-López May/June 2018 (from Foreign Affairs)   Does fighting for human rights actually make a difference? Scholars, policymakers, lawyers, and activists have asked that question ever since the contemporary human rights movement emerged after World War II. At any given moment, headlines supply plenty of reasons for skepticism. Today, …

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