Updated: Feb 15
PRESENTATIONS ON SEVERAL AREAS OF MAJOR INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS CONCERN
On October 10, 2020, during the 2020 NCBL Annual Conference, the International Affairs Section convened to present 4 lectures regarding several major international human rights concerns.
MODERATOR: Kelly McLean, Co-chair, NCBL International Affairs Section
TOPIC AREA #01: Solidarity With Cuba
PRESENTATION: Defending Cuba And Its People - The Beacon & Bastions of Decolonization
PANELIST: Rosemari Mealy, JD, PhD, Author, Professor, Activist
TOPIC AREA #02: Support For The Palestinian Struggle
PRESENTATION: Palestine - The Ongoing Struggle
PANELIST: Attorney Lamis Deek, Palestinian Attorney and Human Rights Advocate, Co-founder, Al-Awda: the Palestinian Right to Return Coalition
TOPIC AREA #03: Opposition To U.S. Militarization In Africa
PRESENTATION: Dismantle the United States Africa Command (AFRICOM) In Africa
PANELIST: Professor Horace Campbell, Professor of Political Science and African American Studies, The Maxwell School, Syracuse University
TOPIC AREA #04: U.S. Colonies - Birthright Citizenship? or Self-Determination?
PRESENTATION: Introduction to the current campaign to eliminate self-determination for US colonies
PANELIST: Judith L. Bourne, Co-chair, NCBL International Affairs Section