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The Latino <i>Brown v. Board of Education</i>

Oct 13, 2009
As Hispanic Heritage Month draws to a close, Senior Scholar Philippa Strum tells the tale of Mendez v. Westminster, the Latino equivalent of Brown v. Board that was decided eight years earlier.

Applications for Environmental Justice Exchange Program Posted

Oct 09, 2009
OCTOBER 2009- The China Environment Forum and the Vermont Law School (VLS) have been awarded a federal grant to support a U.S.-China exchange program for young professionals working on environmental justice issues.

Special Event: Former Belgian Prime Minister and President of the European People's Party Wilfried Martens Discusses His New Autobiography

Oct 08, 2009
In this Director's Forum event, nine-time Belgian prime minister and president and co-founder of the European People's Party Wilfried Martens will discuss his new autobiography Europe: I Struggle, I Overcome. RSVP for this event.

Bryce Wakefield on political market-orientation in Japan

Oct 08, 2009
A new publication, Global Political Marketing edited by Jennifer Lees-Marshment, Chris Rudd, and Jesper Stromback, features a chapter on political marketing in Japan, co-written by Masahiko Asano and Asia Program associate Bryce Wakefield.