PHRGE presents the Honorable Albie Sachs
In February 2010, the Program on Human Right and the Global Economy welcomed the Honorable Albie Sachs, retired justice of the Constitutional Court of South Africa. From a young age, Justice Albie Sachs played a prominent part in the struggle for justice in South Africa. As a result, he was detained in solitary confinement, was subjected to sleep deprivation and eventually injured by a car bomb that cost him an arm and the sight in one eye.
Jimmy Martin - The Glenn Department of Civil Engineering
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The Getting Sorted project at Leeds Metropolitan.
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All materials included in this unit are derived from content originated at the Open University.
Andy Capp cartoon: “The Boss wants us at the ground early” © Mirrorpix
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24.903 Language and its Structure III: Semantics and Pragmatics (MIT)
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