WOMEN OF VALOR AWARDS GIVEN TO U.S. REP. & SOMALI-BORN HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVIST

November 21, 2014

Independent Women’s Forum (IWF) hosted its annual Women of Valor dinner on November 19, 2014 at the National Museum of Women in the Arts in Washington, D.C. IWF honored Congressman Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and human rights activist Ms. Ayaan Hirsi Ali as this year’s recipients of the 2014 Barbara K. Olson Woman of Valor Award.

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THE FUTURE OF HUMAN RIGHTS IS IN OUR OWN HANDS

November 19, 2014 | by Aaron Rhodes

During the session "Human rights, a classical liberal agenda" at the 2014 Liberty Forum and Freedom Dinner session, Aaron Rhodes (Freedom Rights Project, Germany), Jacob Mchangama (CEPOS, Denmark), Hanna Song (Liberty in North Korea, United States) and Alex Gladstein, moderator (Human Rights Foundation, United States) presented their thoughts on the topic of human rights. Below are Aaron Rhodes’ full comments. He is a co-founder and principal investigator of the Freedom Rights Project and president of the Forum for Religious Freedom-Europe, and contributes to the work of several other human rights organizations.

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IT TAKES A TEAM TO WORK A PLAN

November 18, 2014

As Margaret Thatcher said in a 1980 speech, “Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan.” Planning and executing Liberty Forum and Freedom Dinner is a lot of work, and it takes the whole team at Atlas Network.

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