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Putting human rights at the forefront

Putting human rights at the forefront
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CIFoRB speaks to Malaysian parliamentarian, Kasthuri Patto, about strengthening human rights on her home soil and across the Commonwealth.
Date:
06/02/2017

Holocaust Memorial Day and Denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?

Holocaust Memorial Day and Denial: Auschwitz in a post-truth age?
Description
Dr Isabel Wollaston talks about the perception of the Holocaust in our post-truth age in the latest Birmingham Brief.
Date:
02/02/2017

Quebec mosque attack forces Canada to confront some ugly problems

Quebec mosque attack forces Canada to confront some ugly problems
Description
Dr Steve Hewitt gives his perspective on the Quebec mosque attack for The Conversation.
Date:
02/02/2017

Problems of identity in Early Medieval Britain

Problems of identity in Early Medieval Britain
Description
Steve Walker presenting at the Cambridge Colloquium for Norse, Anglo-Saxon and Celtic Conference in February.
Date:
01/02/2017

CIFoRB Director, Baroness Berridge urges the UN to engage with the freedom of religion or belief

CIFoRB Director, Baroness Berridge urges the UN to engage with the freedom of religion or belief
Description
In a recent House of Lords debate on the UK and the UN Baroness Berridge called for the UN to open up and engage with religion and freedom of religion or belief.
Date:
01/02/2017

Chinese New Year celebration

Chinese New Year celebration
Description
The School of Languages, Cultures, Art History and Music have marked the Chinese New Year with a special celebration which bought together staff and students.
Date:
01/02/2017

Rewriting French history and rethinking women's libraries

Rewriting French history and rethinking women's libraries
Description
Elizabeth L'Estrange presenting a paper at Oxford on Anne de Graville's Manuscript of the Chaldean Histories.
Date:
31/01/2017

Professor Michael Toolan awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship

Professor Michael Toolan awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship
Description
Professor Michael Toolan and Dr Eva Maria Gomez-Jimenez have been awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship for the project DINEQ.
Date:
30/01/2017

Professor Jocelyne Cesari publishes an article in the Routledge Handbook of International Political Sociology

Professor Jocelyne Cesari publishes an article in the Routledge Handbook of International Political Sociology
Description
Professor Jocelyne Cesari article with the title "Straddling National and International Politics: Revisiting the Secular Assumptions" was published in the Routledge Handbook of International Political Sociology.
Date:
30/01/2017

What lessons on fascism can we learn from Africa's colonial past?

What lessons on fascism can we learn from Africa's colonial past?
Description
New blog post by Leslie James.
Date:
27/01/2017
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