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For New Human Rights Direction, Try North

For New Human Rights Direction, Try North
Rebecca Wertman, a sophomore in the School of International Relations at USC College, conducted interviews at the University of Waterloo in Canada this past summer for her research on the country's Responsibility to Protect initiative.

As the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors, Rebecca Wertman feels a deep connection to the study of human rights policy. As a Canadian, she was proud to discover that a country famous for its hockey, snow and maple syrup initiated a foreign policy for the right of humanitarian intervention.