Topic: Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice

Bernard Rapoport, Champion of Education, Dies at 94

April 6, 2012

Bernard Rapoport, a Waco businessman who was active in higher education, politics, human rights and philanthropy, died Thursday, April 5.

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Guatemalan National Police Archive

Jan. 27, 2012
Guatemalan National Police Archive

Through an unexpected discovery of a cache of incriminating government documents, the University of Texas Libraries are finding new relevance as custodian of the fragile historical record of human rights.

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Archivo Histórico de la Policía Nacional

Jan. 27, 2012
Archivo Histórico de la Policía Nacional

Watch a Spanish-language video: Through an unexpected discovery of a cache of incriminating government documents, the University of Texas Libraries are finding new relevance as custodian of the fragile historical record of human rights.

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Law Professor Named to U.N. Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances

July 5, 2010

The United Nations (U.N.) Human Rights Council has endorsed the nomination of Ariel Dulitzky, a clinical law professor at the University of Texas School of Law, to a five-person Working Group on Enforced or Involuntary Disappearances.

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Third Annual Lozano Long Conference Explores Theme of Fear and Understanding Violence in Latin America

March 1, 2010

Event: "Republics of Fear: Understanding Endemic Violence in Latin America Today"

When: Thursday and Friday, March 4-5, registration begins at 8:30 a.m., with opening remarks at 9 a.m.

Where: Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502

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