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Rights & Justice

The Open Society Foundations advance human rights and justice around the world by advocating equality for minorities and women, supporting international war crimes tribunals, and helping institute national legal reforms to ensure freedom of information, promote sentencing alternatives, and protect the rights of criminal defendants.

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Open Society Voices

Open Arms in Eastern Kentucky

April 16, 2019 Zachary Turk, Emily Grubb

Through filmmaking and community building, Open Society Youth Fellow Oakley Fugate is creating space for young LGBTI people in Appalachia.

Mexico’s #MeToo Moment

April 15, 2019 Estefanía Vela Barba

Women throughout Mexico are sharing their own stories of harassment and assault. It’s time we listened to them.

Roma, Europe, and the Mission of Open Society

April 5, 2019 Zeljko Jovanovic

For decades, Open Society has proudly supported Europe’s Roma communities in their struggle for equal opportunity and recognition.