Where national security and human rights meet

March 21, 2017
Nicole Casal Moore


DATE: 4-5:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2017

EVENT: A University of Michigan panel discussion featuring former combat military and others on issues at the intersection of human rights and U.S. national security.

Speakers are:

  • Rear Admiral John Dudley Hutson, former U.S. Navy officer, attorney and former judge advocate general of the Navy.
  • Phil Klay, author and former Marine who frequently writes for the New York Times.
  • Ian Fishback, U-M doctoral student in philosophy and former U.S. Army officer. He was named one of Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people in the world in 2006 for his role in reforming detainee treatment standards in the U.S. military.
  • Moderator Hardy Vieux, the Ford School Towsley Foundation Policymaker in Residence. Vieux is legal director at Human Rights First. He received a master of public policy and law degrees from U-M in 1997.

The event will be streamed live online. Details will be posted prior to the event at myumi.ch/abmz8. Follow the conversation at #policytalks.

PLACE: Weill Hall, Annenberg Auditorium (Room 1120), 735 S. State St., Ann Arbor

SPONSORS: Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Human Rights First