Open Society Fellow Chris Soghoian explains the ominous implications of widespread government surveillance.
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Following the terrorist attack on the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, can Kenyan security forces get justice without abusing human rights?
This panel discussion features experts from the UN, ACLU, Amnesty International, and Human Rights Watch. A victim of a U.S. drone strike will also, for the first time, speak directly to a U.S. audience.
NYU School of Law, Greenberg Lounge, 40 Washington Square South, New York, NY
Big Change Baltimore celebrates the Open Society Institute–Baltimore’s presence in the city over the past 15 years.
CenterStage, 700 N. Calvert Street, Baltimore, MD 21202
Can digital connection lead to better human connection? A conversation with author Ethan Zuckerman and Open Society Foundations president Chris Stone.
This symposium aims to encourage the collection of comparable sets of equality data in Europe while respecting data protection safeguards and self-identification criteria.
Open Society Fellow Sarah Spencer and NYC Commissioner for Immigrant Affairs Fatima Shama discuss the topic of irregular migrants in both a European and American context.
This discussion with Lucia Nader of Conectas examines how Brazil’s recent economic slowdown has raised questions about the nature and influence of its foreign policy, particularly with regard to human rights.
Human rights advocates from the UN, the ACLU, and the Electronic Frontier Foundation discuss surveillance, national security, privacy, and international norms.
Vanderbilt Hall, Room 206, 40 Washington Square South (NYU School of Law), New York, NY
Panelists discuss how to build inclusive communities at a time of economic strain and heated national debate on immigration.