April 17 - Human Rights in USA - UPR Event at Roosevelt House

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Welcoming Remarks

  • Lawrence Moss, Roosevelt House
  • Cindy Soohoo, CUNY IWHRC, USHRN Board

ESCR Panel 10:10-11:00

Discussant/Moderator –  Cathy Albisa (NESRI) 

  • Katrina Anderson, CRR – Right to healthcare, Repro Rights [5 minute]
  • Sarah Paoletti , Tranational Legal Clinic, UPenn [5 min] 
  • Rob Robinson, NESRI – homelessness/water [5 minutes] 
  • Inga Winkler (Center for Human Rights & Global Justice, NYU School of Law)
  • Bea Sabino, New Jersey DREAMER (5 min]  

Featured speaker 

Gwen Carr, Mother of Eric Garner

CPR Panel 11:15-12:00

Discussant/Moderator – Jamil Dakwar (ACLU) 

  • Monica Jones, Trans Rights, LGBT working group [5 min] 
  •  Marbre Stahly Butts, Center for Popular Democracy, Criminal Justice [5min] 
  • Abraham Paulos, former immigrant detainee [5min] 
  • Baher Azmy, Center for Constitutional Rights [5min] 

Human Rights in the USA