Topic: Labor rights

Papers of Lawyer and Civil Liberties Advocate Morris L. Ernst Now Cataloged

April 12, 2012

The papers of lawyer Morris Leopold Ernst (18881976) are now cataloged and open for research at the Harry Ransom Center, a humanities research library and museum at The University of Texas at Austin. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities supported a two-year, $392,213 project to arrange, describe and preserve the collection, and an online inventory is now available.

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Law professor busts myths about U.S. immigration policy

May 25, 2010

Denise Gilman, clinical professor from the Immigration Clinic in the School of Law, discusses the myths and truths behind the United States immigration policy. Gilman provides her perspective on migrant labor, the effectiveness of the U.S.-Mexico border wall and more.

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César Chávez statue

Nov. 15, 2007

All corners of the community come together for the unveiling of a new campus statue, commemorating the life of César Estrada Chávez for his tireless efforts to advance labor conditions and civil rights.

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