News & Events

Record Number of Fellows and Senior Fellows Contribute to Humanity in Action

January 08, 2016

A record number – 155 – of Fellows, Senior Fellows and parents donated to Humanity in Action during the 2015 Senior Fellow giving campaign. All together, they raised over $25,000 to support Humanity in Action's programs on diversity, democracy and active citizenship in Europe and the United States. In particular, the Senior Fellow giving campaign helps to keep the programs… Read more

Judith Goldstein Delivers Speech at Morehouse College in Atlanta

January 07, 2016 Tags: race and ethnicity, antisemitism, islam

On December 1, 2015, Judith S. Goldstein, Founder and Executive Director of Humanity in Action, gave a speech at the Andrew Young Center for Global Leadership at Morehouse College in Atlanta, Georgia. Her speech explored the complicated… Read more

Center for Civil and Human Rights to Host Screening of Film "Get in the Way: The Journey of John Lewis"

January 06, 2016 Tags: civil rights, film

February 8, 2016 – Humanity in Action is pleased to invite you to the premiere of Get in the Way: The Journey of John Lewis. The film screening, hosted by The Center for Civil and Human Rights, will feature a talk back with… Read more

Humanity in Action Mourns Passing of Bob Curvin

October 26, 2015

The Humanity in Action community mourns the passing of Bob Curvin, a scholar and former board member of Humanity in Action. Judith S. Goldstein, Founder and Executive Director of Humanity in Action, has shared the following message. 

October 2015

It is with great sadness that we learned that Bob Curvin, a former board member of Humanity in Action, died on… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces Speakers for 2015 New York Conference

October 08, 2015 Tags: new york, arts

October 8, 2015 — Humanity in Action is pleased to announce the complete program schedule and list of speakers for the Fifth Annual Humanity in Action New York Conference. The conference will take place at The New School on October 17, 2015. Read more

Humanity in Denmark Announces the Rwanda Study Trip

September 16, 2015 Tags: genocide, rwanda, holocaust education

September 16, 2015 – Humanity in Action Denmark invites you to join the first-ever Rwanda Study Trip, titled Reconciliation After Genocide. This study tour will examine the history of the genocide, the reconciliation and the present course of Rwandan… Read more

Humanity in Action Poland Receives Intercultural Achievement Award

September 08, 2015 Tags: multiculturalism, human rights strategies, refugees, minority rights

September 8, 2015 – We are thrilled to share that Humanity in Action Poland has been awarded the 2015 "Intercultural Achievement Award" by the Austrian Federal Ministry for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs. The Intercultural Achievement… Read more

Humanity in Action Celebrates the Launch of TRUE Africa

September 01, 2015 Tags: social entrepreneurship, tech and human rights, media

September 1, 2015 – Humanity in Action is excited to celebrate the launch of the latest venture by Board Member Claude Grunitzky – TRUE Africa. TRUE Africa is a media-tech platform with all the next thinking on culture, music, sports, technology, politics and fashion in Africa and the diaspora. 

Humanity in Action Denmark Launches Gender & Identity in the Global South Event Series

August 06, 2015 Tags: lgbt, asylum and immigration, human rights strategies

August 5, 2015 – Humanity in Action Denmark is excited to announce the program for Gender & Identity in the Global South. Six LGBT activists have been invited to Denmark from Kenya, Uganda and Pakistan to discuss Gender & Identity in the Global South during Copenhagen Pride week… Read more

Atlanta City Council Celebrates Launch of John Lewis Fellowship

July 09, 2015 Tags: race and ethnicity, human rights strategies

July 9, 2015 — Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc., are pleased to announce that the City Council of Atlanta has proclaimed July 9, 2015, to be The John Lewis Fellowship Day.

The proclamation was presented to the program staff and Fellows… Read more