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June 27, Lecture, “René Cassin, the Holocaust, and the Universal Declaration for Human Rights,” England

[ June 27, 2013; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ] Remembrance is not a human right but the precondition for the effective establishment and maintenance of a regime of human rights. In this lecture Professor Jay Winter (Yale University) explores the central role played by Holocaust remembrance in the framing and passage of one of the foundational human rights documents of the twentieth century: the [...]

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