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The Modern Human Rights Movement in Mexico

Mariclaire Acosta works for the Organization of American States, is co-founder of the Academia Mexicana de Derechos Humanos, founder of the Comisión Mexicana para la Promoción y Defensa de los Derechos Humanos, and former director of Human Rights in the Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores.

Sponsored by the Friedrich Katz Center for Mexican Studies, the Human Rights Program, the Center for Latin American Studies, and the Norman Wait Harris Fund of the Center for International Studies at the University of Chicago. (c) 2007 The University of Chicago


Recorded Thursday, May 17, 2007 at University of Chicago.

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