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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

September 12, 2013
Thursday, September 12, 2013 8:45am – 2:00pm Welcome Remarks Mr. David J. Kramer President, Freedom House Panel Discussion I: Defending the Freedom of Association Video streaming by...
August 22, 2013
Egypt is in crisis and the promise of Tahrir Square in early 2011 a distant memory. Video streaming by Ustream President Obama has strongly condemned the crackdown on protesters...
July 24, 2013
The Senate will debate the national security, financial, and human rights costs of Guantanamo on July 24 at 2pm EST at a hearing before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil...
June 19, 2013
IN RECOGNITION OF WORLD REFUGEE DAY HUMAN RIGHTS FIRST INVITES YOU TO JOIN US FOR A SPECIAL RECEPTION The support of volunteer lawyers is fundamental to the pro bono work of Human Rights First....
June 05, 2013
The Navy Memorial Museum 701 Pennsylvania Ave. NW (Archives Metro Station) Click here for map Wednesday, June 5 10:00am – 11:00am Discussion followed by reception Featuring Major...


Annual Events

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

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