Lessons Learned:Countering Human Rights
Violations and Anti-Democratic Backlash
University Center, Suite D
St. John’s University, Queens Campus
Thursday, September 23, 2021
Roundtable: 3:30pm – 5:30pm
Light reception to follow
The Government and Politics department at St. John’s University is pleased to announce two events, cohosted with RI-SE and to coincide with the UN General Assembly. Join us for a discussion of nonviolent movements around the world, aimed to counter human rights violations and anti-democratic backlash. To discuss lessons learned from previous movements, we will hear from experts, scholars, and those directly involved in the fight against human rights violations.
Ambassador John Limbert
Dr. Azzedine Layachi
Dr. Pamela Kay Struss
Dr. Fred Cocozzelli and RI-SE President, Hamid Lellou
RI-SE, Reaching Independence through Social Engagement is a nonprofit organization that promotes, mediates, and facilitates nonviolent movements at local and national levels around the world. St. John’s University a Catholic, Vincentian, Metropolitan, and Global University on a Mission to Ensure Student Success and is committed to academic excellence and the pursuit of wisdom, which flows from free inquiry, religious values, and human experience.