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Living the Dream: Perspective, Privilege, and Personal Power

Living the Dream: Perspective, Privilege and Personal Power in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. with guest speaker Iowa Representative Ras Smith. 

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Justice Ginsburg's Legacy and the Supreme Court's Future

UI Center for Human Rights held a webinar on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2020 to reflect on the legacy of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and look to the future of the U.S. Supreme Court. 

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Policing and Human Rights: From 9/11 to Kenosha

Policing and Human Rights: From 9/11 to Kenosha

This webinar was held on September 14th. Speakers discussed the militarization of policing and its implications for human rights. S...

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Derecho, Disaster, & Disadvantage

In this Zoom webinar held on September 2nd, the speakers explored how natural disasters such as the recent Derecho in Eastern Iowa disproportionately affect underserved and margina...

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LGBT Rights at the US Supreme Court

On June 15, the US Supreme Court ruled that the Civil Rights Act of 1964 applies to discrimination based on gender identity and sexual orientation. In this one hour webinar, legal ...

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DACA and the US Supreme Court

A Reprieve for DREAMERS, But a Closing of other Paths: What Does US Immigration Policy Look Like Today?

This webinar was held on June 8, 2020 to discuss the recent US Supreme case...

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Democracy & Disenfranchisement: The Right to Vote in Perilous Times

Join us for a 1/2 day conference on democracy and voting. The conference will feature a keynote by Sophia Kin Lakin (National Deputy Director, Voting Rights Project ACLU) and a pan...

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W.E.B. Du Bois: The Problem of the 21st Century is the Color line

UICHR in collaboration with the College of Public Health explored the W.E.B. Du Bois unit from Ibram X. Kendi’s book, Stamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist I...

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