January 24, 2017 – Humanity in Action is delighted to announce the launch of the Humanity in Action Fellowship in Detroit – a new program for students and young professionals from Detroit, elsewhere in Michigan, Europe and from the U.S. Senior Fellow network. The inaugural program will begin in July 2017 and will focus on democratic inclusion, equitable development, social… Read more
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|January 24, 2017|
Humanity in Action is pleased to release a new short film – "Developing Leadership: Humanity in Action Senior Fellows" Directed by Senior Fellow Joel Vargas, the film premiered at Humanity in Action's 20th Anniversary Celebration Benefit, which took place at Christie's in New York on December 8th, 2016.
The film features insights from Senior Fellows Danielle Goonan, Brian Stout,… Read more
December 12, 2016 – Humanity in Action held its 2016 Benefit in honor of its 20th Anniversary celebration. The Benefit took place at Christie's New York City on Thursday, December 8, 2016.
Pulitzer Prize-winning… Read more
Humanity in Action Announces the Recipients of the 2017 Lantos-Humanity in Action Fellowship ProgramOctober 17, 2016
October 18, 2016 – Humanity in Action is pleased to introduce the recipients of the 2017 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellowship.
Each year, Humanity in Action and the Lantos Foundation for Human Rights and Justice bring together a small group of outstanding students and young professionals from around the world for a five-month long internship at the office of… Read more
On October 21 and 22, 2016, Humanity in Action will convene its annual New York Conference to explore social justice issues at the heart of the 2016 U.S. election. The conference will take place at The New School in Manhattan.
"This year's conference explores the most important social justice issues in the U.S. election – inequality, racism, immigration, gun… Read more
Humanity in Action is pleased to release two important publications from the 2016 John Lewis program in Atlanta, Georgia – a video reading of "An Appeal for Human Rights" and a collection of reflections from the John Lewis Fellows.
The first publication is a video reading by the 2016 John Lewis Fellows of Roslyn Pope's "An Appeal for Human Rights." Published on March 9, 1960 in… Read more
Humanity in Action is celebrating 18 years of educational programming in 2015. To mark this special occasion, Humanity in Action produced a film that highlights its mission, programs and Senior Fellows. Judith Goldstein, founder and Executive Director, and the Humanity in Action staff would like to thank their dear… Read more
Humanity in Action is pleased to announce that Cornell Brooks, President of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), will serve as the opening keynote speaker at this year's New York Conference.
The New York Conference, inspired by the Humanity in Action International Conference, is a regional gathering for Senior Fellows and friends of Humanity in… Read more