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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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For Diplomacy That Looks Like the United States, Civil Society Must Lead by Example

September 28, 2018 Alex Johnson, Stefanie Brown James

To improve its foreign policy and national security decision-making, the United States needs a State Department and a national security workforce that reflects the diversity of its citizens.

John McCain’s Profile in Courage

September 4, 2018 Stephen Rickard

The late U.S. senator left a complicated legacy. But throughout his career, McCain never wavered in his opposition to torture, or his support for human rights abroad. History will remember and honor these heroic stances.

Mayors to the Rescue in Puerto Rico

June 14, 2018 Karina Claudio Betancourt

Following a catastrophic hurricane and an inadequate government response, a group of mayors forged a connection to offer support, trade expertise, and together build a better future for Puerto Rico.

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