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In the United States, the Open Society Foundations aim to nurture the development of a society that allows all people to participate equitably in political, economic, and cultural life; encourages diverse opinions and critical debate; protects human rights; and promotes broadly shared prosperity and security.

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Open Society Voices

Five Photographers Present Journeys toward Freedom, Safety, and Self-Determination

April 21, 2015 by Siobhan Riordan

From the creative act of authorship to the formidable journey to escape slavery, the stories highlighted in the next installment of the Moving Walls photography series explore people in pursuit of new worlds.

An Innovative Drug Policy That Works

April 20, 2015 by Jamie Wood

A program that sends people convicted of low-level drug and sex work crimes to community-based services instead of jail is off to a good start in Seattle.

The Human Cost of Secret U.S. Drone Strikes in Yemen

April 13, 2015 by Amrit Singh, Jonathan Horowitz 7

Courageous on-the-ground researchers give the world a look at the reality of a counterterrorism strategy that some in the U.S. government would argue is a model program.

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New York
Deadline: April 22, 2015
New York
Deadline: April 24, 2015
Washington, D.C.
Deadline: April 24, 2015