• Annual Review 2004-2005 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-03)
    Highlights of the 2004-2005 Annual Review include stimulating discussion about immigration and outsourcing with the “Working Borders” conference, supporting the work of the Transnational Worker Rights and Immigration Law ...
  • Annual Review 2005-2006 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-03)
    Highlights of the 2005-2006 Annual Review include developing a new strategic vision for the Rapoport Center, creating awareness of the relationship between culture and human rights in our “Representing Culture” symposium, ...
  • Annual Review 2006-2007 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-04)
    Highlights of the 2006-2007 Annual Review include promoting human rights dialogue through conferences addressing women’s rights and U.S. foreign policy, challenging detention policies at Guantanamo and the Texas Detention ...
  • Annual Review 2007-2008 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-04)
    Highlights of the 2007-2008 Annual Review include reporting on Afro-descendant land rights in Brazil, examining impunity in Guatemala, challenging the U.S.-Mexico border wall, raising human rights awareness through performing ...
  • Annual Review 2008-2009 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-04)
    Highlights of the 2008-2009 Annual Review include investigating the cultural and economic marginalization of Afro-Ecuadorians, continuing legal challenges to the U.S.-Mexico border wall, bringing human rights archives to ...
  • Annual Review 2009-2010 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2015-01-07)
    Highlights of the 2009-2010 Annual Review include a new UT undergraduate seminar on human rights, reports on student internships in Tanzania and Costa Rica, an investigation into the impact of walls on human rights, the ...
  • Annual Review 2010-2011 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-11-13)
    Highlights of the 2010-2011 Annual Review include our work: exploring the contested legacies of conflict with the "Aftershocks" conference, launching a working paper series on human rights, partnering with the Historic ...
  • Annual Review 2011-2012 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-11-13)
    Highlights of the 2011-2012 Annual Review include our work: launching a UT-hosted website containing millions of digitized documents from the Historic Archive of the National Police of Guatemala, contributing to a MacArthur ...
  • Annual Review 2012-2013 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-11-13)
    Highlights of the 2012-2013 Annual Review include our work: supporting hands-on legal experience through international and transnational human rights internships, showcasing the life and career of Frances T. "Sissy" ...
  • Annual Review 2013-2014 

    Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2015-01-08)
    The 2013-2014 Annual Review is our 10th Anniversary Edition and features a close look at what we did last year in each of our principal areas of teaching, research, and advocacy, situated within a bird’s eye view of what ...
  • Archiving Memory after Mass Atrocities 

    Ciorciari, John D. (The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-11-19)
    Archiving and disseminating records of past atrocities is crucial in societies emerging from periods of conflict or repressive rule. It advances victims’ “right to the truth” and promotes broader social goals of accountability ...
  • Between the Law and Their Land: Afro-Brazilian Quilombo Communities’ Struggle for Land Rights 

    Rapoport Delegation on Afro-Brazilian Land Rights (Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2010-02-04)
    This report, Between the Law and their Land, illuminates the current situation of Brazil’s quilombo communities and their struggle for land rights. It first discusses the historical and social context of quilombo ...
  • Complaint for Declaratory and Injunctive Relief 

    Rosenbaum, Adina; Gilman, Denise (2012-06-04)
    This is an action under the Freedom of Information Act ("FOIA"), 5 U.S.C. 552, to compel the production of records concerning the construction of a Texas-Mexico border wall as part of the Department of Homeland Security's ...
  • Constitutionalism and the Foundations of the Security State 

    Rana, Aziz (The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-11-17)
    Scholars often argue that the culture of American constitutionalism provides an important constraint on aggressive national security practices. This article challenges the conventional account by highlighting instead how ...
  • Continuing Uncertainties: Forced Marriage as a Crime Against Humanity 

    Del Vecchio, Jennifer (The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-12-03)
    On 22 February 2008, the Appeals Chamber of the Special Court for Sierra Leone (SCSL) delivered its judgment in the Armed Forces Revolutionary Council (AFRC) case. This decision stands out as unique for setting significant ...
  • Enhancing Women’s Rights and Capabilities: An Intersectional Approach to Gender-Based Violence Prevention 

    Corser, Maggie (The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-12-04)
    Drawing on post-colonial feminist theory, this thesis provides a critical assessment of United Nations (UN) gender-based violence theory and practice. Chapter One provides epistemic critiques of UN agencies’ current ...
  • False Dichotomies of Transitional Justice: Gender, Conflict and Combatants in Colombia 

    Tabak, Shana (The Bernard and Audre Rapoport Center for Human Rights and Justice, 2014-12-04)
    In Colombia’s decades-long armed conflict, between one-fourth to one-third of combatants are women. This paper addresses the problem of reintegrating female combatants in Colombia’s violent conflict into civil society after ...
  • Federal Agencies Have Stymied Access to Record Showing Impact of Texas-Mexico Border Wall 

    Public Citizen (2012-06-04)
    Federal officials are illegally withholding documents that would allow the public to determine the full impact of the 700 miles of fence being built along the Texas-Mexico border, Public Citizen argued in a suit filed in ...
  • FOIA Documents Released by the Army Corps of Engineers 

    U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (2012-06-04)
    "You are hereby notified that your offer submitted in response to Solicitation No. ELPUR-08-R-0004 is accepted in the amount of $31,235,828.00."
  • FOIA Documents Released by the DHS 

    United States Government: Department of Homeland Security (2012-06-04)
    Freedom of Information Act documents released by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security following the request made by Denise Gilman of the UT-Austin School of Law.