The Fierce Urgency of Now Speaker Series: Graham Allison - Are Human Rights a Vital National Interest?


Thursday, September 20, 2018, 5:30pm to 7:00pm


fierce urgencyThe Carr Center is excited to announce the continuation of its Speaker Series: The Fierce Urgency of Now: Human Rights in 2018. The series will be faciliated by Professor Mathias Risse.

At the 1963 March on Washington, Martin Luther King, Jr spoke of “the fierce urgency of now,” the need for immediate, “vigorous and positive action” on civil rights. This year, the Carr Center will host a series of talks that will examine the current state of human rights in the country, and worldwide. Please see our calendar for all upcoming dates and times. 

*Please note, times/rooms might change. Always check our calendar for the most up-to-date information!*

In the next talk of the series, Graham Allison, Douglas Dillon Professor of Government at Harvard Kennedy School, will give a talk titled, "Are Human Rights a Vital National Interest?"

Specific information on all upcoming events in this series  can be found here.