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Senator Ben Cardin Introduces Syrian War Crimes Accountability Act

April 13, 2017

April 18, 2017 – On April 7, 2017, U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (Ranking Member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee (SFRC)) introduced the Read more

Senior Fellows Lead Campaign in Response to Trump's First 100 Days

March 24, 2017

Senior Fellows Heather Lord and Michael Kunichika are leading a civic action campaign in response to Donald Trump's "100 Day Plan". The campaign, called #MY100DayPlans, advocates for an action-a-day approach over 100 days to counteract Trump’s agenda. Humanity in Action awarded #MY100DayPlans in its Senior Fellow Read more

Humanity in Action Announces New Fellowship in Detroit

January 24, 2017

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

Humanity in Action Releases Video Marking Its Anniversary

August 23, 2016

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

NAACP President to Speak on U.S. Election at New York Conference

July 25, 2016

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

U.S. Representative John Lewis Addresses 2015 Fellows in Atlanta

April 26, 2016

On July 31, 2015, U.S. Representative John Lewis spoke to the participants of the inaugural John Lewis Fellowship Program at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta, Georgia. 

The speech marked the conclusion of the  Read more

Humanity in Action Celebrates Nine Dynamic Senior Fellow Projects

April 25, 2016

April 25, 2016 – Earlier this year, Humanity in Action launched a grant competition to enable our Senior Fellows to take action on some of today's most pressing issues. Today, Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the nine winning projects of the grant… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces the 2016 Diplomacy and Diversity Cohort and the American Humanity in Action Fellows

April 20, 2016

April 20, 2016 — Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the names of the 2016 U.S. Humanity in Action Fellows and the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship cohort. Humanity in Action Fellows are young leaders who are dynamic, entrepreneurial and passionate about changing the world. 

Humanity in Action is an international educational organization. We educate, inspire and… Read more

Humanity in Action to Host Book Talk on U.S. Election with Justin Krebs

April 11, 2016

Humanity in Action is delighted to invite you to a special event about the U.S. election on Thursday, April 21 in New York. 

Humanity in Action Announces the Recipients of the 2016 Lantos and Pat Cox Fellowship Programs

January 27, 2016 Tags: pat cox, lantos

January 27, 2016 – Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 Lantos-Humanity in Action Congressional Fellowship and its sister program in Brussels, the Pat… Read more

Three Humanity in Action Fellows Awarded Inaugural Schwarzman Scholarship

January 11, 2016

January 11, 2016 – Humanity in Action is please to announce that three Humanity in Action Fellows have been accepted into the inaugural Schwarzman Scholarship. The program gives its scholars the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and professional networks through a one-year Master’s Degree at Tsinghua University in… Read more