On human rights, the United States must be a beacon. America is strongest when our policies and actions match our values.More
Home / About / Events

Events

Past Events

Featured | May 19, 2015

Despite a long history of persecution and marginalization, tireless activists and members of the Caribbean LGBT community are working to change the trajectory of the rights of LGBT individuals, ope

March 19, 2014
Since late 2010, more than a dozen nations have experienced popular uprisings that have collectively been called the Arab Spring. Protests, buoyed by predominantly young participants and social-media...
February 12, 2014
Human Rights First  invites you to join the family of Northern Ireland human rights lawyer Pat Finucane on the 25th anniversary of his murder to discuss the campaign for a public inquiry...
January 29, 2014
Join the live stream here Wednesday, January 29th at 7pm. Grammy award-winning Esperanza Spalding and Human Rights First bring you the first LIVE online broadcast of Spotlight on Guantanamo,...
January 16, 2014
A Discussion with Leading Experts Congress appropriates over $2 billion annually to operate an immigration detention system of jails and jail-like facilities that detains around 400,000...
December 26, 2013
Co-Sponsored By  STIMSON   Where Cannon HOB 210 (Capitol South Metro Station)   Friday, November 15 10:00am – 11:15am   Featuring Rep. James McGovern (D-MA)...

Pages

Annual Events

The 2015 Human Rights Summit will take place on December 9, 2015 at the Newseum, in Washington D.C.

Learn More about the Human Rights First Award Dinner