Alfred Brownell

Alfred Brownell is a Distinguished Scholar in Residence in Northeastern University School of Law's Program on Human Rights and the Global Economy (PHRGE) and the inaugural Beau Biden Chair of the Institute of International Education Scholar Rescue Fund (IIE-SRF). Previously, he founded and led Green Advocates, Liberia’s first public-interest environmental law and human rights organization, for two decades.

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Demonstrators gather outside a court after the trial of the men charged with the murder of indigenous activist Berta Caceres, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras November 29, 2018 (Photo: Jorge Cabrera/Reuters) Views
Friday, December 14, 2018
Attacks on Indigenous Rights Defenders Should Not Be Ignored
The attempts at political violence that took place before the US elections have almost been forgotten now and the country has moved on to other controversies. The perpetrator of the attempted bombings was caught within a few days . In the wealthiest nations, you see, political threats and violence...
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