One State, One Film: School-to-Prison Pipeline

One State, One Film: School-to-Prison Pipeline Tuesday, March 23, 2021 7:00pm REGISTER HERE WATCH  Prison Kids: A Crime Against America’s Children JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Join members of the Connecticut Collaborative on Poverty, Criminal Justice & Race, along with leading advocates in the fight for criminal justice reform in our State, to explore ways each […]

Investing for Human Rights and Social Justice

Investing for Human Rights and Social Justice Thursday, March 4, 2021 2:30 – 3:45 pm EST REGISTER NOW A panel discussion on advocacy, activism, and engagement at the intersection of finance and human rights with:   Sarah Blackwell Business and human rights consultant   Ryan Bowers Activest   Jillianne Lyon Investor Advocates for Social Justice […]

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators 

Puppets’ Rights Workshop for Educators Monday, April 12, 2021 4:00pm – 5:00pm This workshop will offer educators tools for engagement with their students in the classroom on difficult subjects using puppetry techniques. CLICK HERE TO REGISTER In the United States, over 2.7 million children (1 in 28) currently have a parent who is incarcerated (Prison […]

Business & Human Rights Workshop Series: A Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for Human Rights

A Foreign Corrupt Practices Act for Human Rights JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Thursday, March 18, 2021 1:00pm – 2:30pm  with Rachel Chambers Co-Director, Teaching BHR Forum; Postdoctoral Research Associate Human Rights Institute, University of Connecticut Jena Martin Professor, West Virginia University, College of Law REGISTER HERE The global movement towards the adoption of human rights […]

Business & Human Rights Workshop Series: Black Star Line, Inc.: Race in the Historical Life of the Corporation

Black Star Line, Inc. Race in the Historical Life of the Corporation JOIN THE VIRTUAL DISCUSSION Thursday, February 18, 2021 1:00pm – 2:30pm  with Aaron Dhir Associate Professor of Law, Osgoode Hall Law School Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law, Yale Law School REGISTER HERE From approximately 1916 to 1922, Marcus Garvey established himself as […]

Human Rights Film+ Series: A Thousand Cuts

PBS Frontline A Thousand Cuts Virtual Film Discussion with Filmmaker Ramona S. Diaz Journalist and A Thousand Cuts Subject Maria Ressa Gladstein Distinguished Professor Richard Wilson moderated by Glenn Mitoma Thursday, February 11, 2021 7:00pm – 8:30pm via Zoom CLICK HERE TO REGISTER   About the Film: Nowhere is the worldwide erosion of democracy, fueled […]