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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 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. 

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

Humanity in Action Releases Schedule for International Conference in The Hague

June 19, 2015 Tags: reconciliation, law and transitional justice, mechanisms of human rights protection

June 19 — Humanity in Action is pleased to annouce the complete program schedule and list of speakers for the Sixth Annual Humanity in Action International Conference. The confere will take place in The Hague, the Netherlands from June 25-28, 2015. Read more

Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights Announce the 2015 John Lewis Fellows

June 10, 2015 Tags: civil rights, race, human rights strategies

June 10, 2015 — Humanity in Action and The National Center for Civil and Human Rights, Inc. are pleased to announce the names of the 28 recipients of the 2015 John Lewis Fellowship. Click here to… Read more

Humanity in Action Announces the 2015 Recipients of the Diplomacy & Diversity Fellowship

May 20, 2015 Tags: diplomacy, diversity

February 20, 2015—Humanity in Action announced today the names of the 24 recipients of the Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship. The 2015 Diplomacy and Diversity Fellowship will bring together American and European graduate students for an intense and intellectually challenging program on international relations and global diversity in Washington, DC, Berlin and Paris from May 29 to June… Read more