Joshua Cooper

Joshua Cooper is the executive director of Hawai'i Institute for Human Rights and lecturer in Political Science at the University of Hawai'i. He serves on the national steering committee of the US Human Rights Cities Alliance.

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World leaders also called for things a majority of Americans support, such as universal health care, gender pay equity, and more serious action to address climate change.(Photo: should read FABRICE COFFRINI/AFP via Getty Images) Views
Tuesday, December 01, 2020
Communities Look Beyond Washington for Solutions to Human Rights Threats
Less than one week after seeing record voter turnout in its national election, the United States faced the third United Nations Universal Periodic Review (UPR) of its human rights record. This review saw unprecedented engagement from people across the country, as activists worked to “speak truth to...
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