CME Lecture: "Law, Rights and Universal Principle"
Richard Thompson Ford, an expert on civil rights and anti-discrimination law, will present "Law, Rights and Universal Principles." Ford will offer an analysis of human rights' struggles across the globe, discussing the realities of observing "universal" principles in specific cultures. The presentation is in conjunction with the CME Book Club, which will be discussing Ford's books "Rights Gone Wrong: How Law Corrupts the Struggle for Equality" and "Universal Rights Down to Earth" before the lecture. Ford's presentation is free and open to the public.