Tag: Social Justice
Martha Nussbaum will give a lecture on justice and public life on Friday, April 21 as part of the First Annual Maynard Adams Symposium on the Humanities, a new initiative to bring scholars and the general public into dialogue on issues … Continued
Mary Beth Maxwell and Dorian T. Warren will discuss ‘Social and Economic Inequality in America’ as part of the department of public policy’s Carolina Forum.
The UNC Arab Student Organization, in collaboration with the Syrian American Council and other organizations, will be screening the Little Gandhi movie
This talk will focus on how immigrant rights in the United States are dependent on place. Although federal immigration law, including deportation policies, applies uniformly to all fifty states and their political subdivisions regardless of local culture or political leanings, … Continued
Student Action with Farmworkers (SAF) has been working with young activists to improve the lives of farmworkers and their families for 25 years. The majority of activists come from the farmworker families.
Myanmar, the former Burma, is the site of ethnic violence targeting the Muslim Rohingya people, who are regarded by some in the Buddhist majority as culturally incompatible immigrants. In response, numerous Rohingya are seeking and often being rejected asylum in neighboring … Continued
Join Professor of Sociology, Charles Kurzman at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on January 18 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Kurzman will discuss why American fears of Islamic terrorism are often exaggerated. Come raise a … Continued