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The Open Society Foundations seek to investigate and combat human rights violations linked to national security and counterterrorism operations around the world. In the United States, we support work to promote national security policies that respect human rights, civil liberties, and the rule of law.
After the beheadings of seven innocent members of an ethnic minority, Afghans hoped their protest would draw attention to the violence—but it achieved something far more profound.
In the wake of the attacks that killed over a hundred in Paris, a publisher explains the media’s role in responding, and why we shouldn’t make assumptions about the terrorists’ intended targets.
Nationally renowned racial justice advocate Deepa Iyer shines a light on the ongoing racism directed against South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh people in the decade and a half since 9/11.
This panel will assess the impact of corruption on the ability of the United States to build the capacity of foreign military forces.
Discussions of border security often neglect the human security needs of the communities whose lives are directly affected by what goes on there.
From drug policy to the refugee crisis, voters deserve to know how the people running for president will respond to the world’s most pressing problems.