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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

Carnegie Hall Concert Commemorating 70th Anniversary of the Liberation of Theresienstadt Concentration Camp

March 27, 2015 Tags: holocaust, danish rescue, arts

Inspired by the ideals and aspirations of the international educational work of Humanity in Action, the renowned violinist and composer Ittai Shapira will premiere his newest composition at Zankel Hall-Carnegie Hall on May 14, 2015, to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Theriesenstadt.

Humanity in Action Holds Its New York Conference At The New School

September 21, 2013 Tags: new york, hia conference, arts, indigenous rights, senior fellows, comedy

Inspired by the Humanity in Action International Conference, the New York Conference is a regional gathering for Senior Fellows and friends of Humanity in Action.

The Read more

Senior Fellow Runs Diversity Workshop Bulgaria

June 13, 2012 Tags: islamophobia, bulgaria, arts

Humanity in Action Senior Fellow Pavlina (“Ina”) Doublekova organized a very successful seven-day workshop entitled “Diversity on the Other Side of the Wall: Muslims in Sofia.” Ina was one of the winners of the Senior Fellow grants competition.

Eight Senior Fellows participated in in the… Read more

"8 Stories That Didn't Change the World," a Documentary by HIA Senior Fellow Jan Śpiewak will be shown on January 19th at the Jewish Film Festival at Lincoln Center

January 13, 2011 Tags: action projects, arts, new york

8 Stories That Didn't Change the World is a documentary film by HIA Senior Fellow, Jan Śpiewak, and is the culmination of his Fellowship with HIA.

The film will be shown at Lincoln Center as part of the Jewish Film Festival on Wednesday, January 19th at 6pm.


Eight Polish Jews born between 1914 and 1933 take us to the land of their youth, their first dreams and… Read more

"Resistance and Rescue in Denmark" Now Showing at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue

October 04, 2010 Tags: holocaust, washington dc, arts

The exhibit is on display at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, Monday to Friday, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm, through June 30. Sixth & I 600 I Street NW Washington, DC 20001 Tel. 202.408.3100 Visit a powerful photography exhibition that explores the history of the rescue of Danish Jewry in 1943 and provides a striking narrative of individual and collective resistance. The photographs are… Read more