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05-05-2016: Remembering or Forgetting? A Comparative Approach to Violent Pasts in Morocco and Lebanon

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  Remembering or Forgetting? A Comparative Approach to Violent Pasts in Morocco and Lebanon A talk by Dr. Sonja Hegasy   Thursday, May 05, 2016 – 6:30 PM Room C205 Sonja Hegasy will introduce the circumstances of coming to terms with violent pasts of the civil war in Lebanon (1975-1989) and the mass human rights violations under Hassan II of Morocco (1961- 1999). These countries have taken diametrically opposed approaches; while the Lebanese state wants to wipe the slate clean, Morocco’s monarchy only recently started to implement the recommendations of the 2004 “Equity...

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