Disability Rights Arrives

I am extremely pleased to note the decision by the Human Rights Brief Co-Editors-in-Chief to add Disability Rights to the existing areas of concentration for the publication. This addition reflects the growing importance of disability rights as human rights, an importance…

Twice as Many Girls as Boys Will Not Go To School

According to the United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), about sixteen million girls from the ages of six to eleven will not have the chance to attend school. UNESCO says that about eight million boys, half the amount…