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Over 26 years ago, the world watched in horror as genocide unfolded in the Afric

Over 26 years ago, the world watched in horror as genocide unfolded in the African nation of Rwanda, as an estimated 800,000 people were killed. Six years after, according to the BBC (see article below) the United Nations accepted responsibility for failing to prevent the genocide. However, there are scholars who have argued that a UN intervention in Rwandan could have been difficult to justify at the time of the genocide. a)    What sort of United Nations response to the…

This final assignment requires you to answer two essay questions. Each essay sh

This final assignment requires you to answer two essay questions. Each essay should be 1500 words long, plus or minus 10% (excluding references list). Successful responses will synthesize what you have learned in different parts of the course and demonstrate systemic understanding of how the human rights regime has functioned in the past or does function in the world today. Your essays should include illustrative examples and be accurately referenced. You should draw on readings posted on these mycourses pages…

I will choose TWO of the following questions for your consideration. Your respon

I will choose TWO of the following questions for your consideration. Your response to EACH question should be between 500 and 700 words. You are required to integrate readings and themes from the course into your responses in a coherent fashion. I expect to see a minimum of three relevant references to course readings/films for each question. Demonstrate that you have undertaken the readings relevant to each question in a timely fashion and that you have critically reflected on these…

For this week you have been assigned two readings which focus on “human rights i

For this week you have been assigned two readings which focus on "human rights in Iraq and Syria."  Based on these readings, identify TWO areas where you believe the authors approach the human rights situation in these two cases similarly or differently.  How does this comparison of the readings help better understand the complexities associated with the human rights situation in the Middle East? Explain.

Please write the argumentative of this.Thank you. Think back to your teenage yea

Please write the argumentative of this.Thank you. Think back to your teenage years, or for those of you, who are teenagers, think about your life as it is now. This is a time where school occupies a majority of your time and you spend a good amount of your free time out with friends. Your in the early years of your life just thinking and planning for all the success your going to have in the future and everything you…

Select three of the following and comment briefly Explain how human rights conce

Select three of the following and comment briefly Explain how human rights concepts have evolved in the 21st century to address transnational terrorists. Discuss the impact of international human rights law on national human rights laws. Evaluate the US legal system’s ability to effectively balance the application of justice with transnational terrorists’ human rights. Consider whether these elements of culture influence the US legal system’s handling of transnational terrorists. Discuss how President Bush’s and Obama’s post-9/11 policies balanced their interest…

Select three of the following and comment briefly (pick any three) •    Analyze

Select three of the following and comment briefly (pick any three) •    Analyze the impact of culture, gender, religion, race and ethnicity on indigenous peoples’ concepts of human rights •    Compare and contrast indigenous and non-Western conceptions of human rights with Western ones. •    Analyze whether and how Western and non-Western concepts of human rights might mesh to support the expansion of human rights around the world. •    Discuss how the European human rights grew to encompass environmental rights after…

Research Paper (Policy Brief Format) Congratulations!  You have been appointed b

Research Paper (Policy Brief Format) Congratulations!  You have been appointed by the President as the new United States Ambassador to the United Nations.  As part of your duties, you have been asked to write a policy brief that relative merits of two countries that have been nominated to fill a seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council and specifying which of the two you believe is the best choice for the position. Choose one of the five regions listed…

Prepare an executive summary of your policy brief.  Your executive summary is a

Prepare an executive summary of your policy brief.  Your executive summary is a statement of the problem, the purpose of your policy brief, and a summary of the results, conclusions and recommendations. The document should be one page with 1-2 single-space paragraphs. Congratulations!  You have been appointed by the President as the new United States Ambassador to the United Nations.  As part of your duties, you have been asked to write a policy brief that relative merits of two countries…