Featured: October 19, 2021: Annual Human Rights Lecture Ambassador Sam Brownback In Conversation With William Saunders On Human Rights And International Religious Freedom
October 15, 2020: Annual Human Rights Lecture: The Report of the Unalienable Human Rights Commission
Kenneth Anderson, Paolo Carozza, and Christopher Tollefsen, members of the Unalienable Rights Commission at the U.S. Department of State, join the IHE’s Director of the Program in Human Rights, William Saunders, J.D., for this conversation. Watch Here!
October 9, 2019: Thirty Years after Tiananmen Square: Human Rights in China TodayGuangcheng Chen, the “barefoot lawyer” who drew worldwide attention to forced abortion in China and who is a tireless advocate of the oppressed in China, will reflect upon developments since the Tiananmen Square protest was crushed by the Communist party. Has the situation deteriorated further? What can be done to protect human rights in China? After his presentation, he will discuss these issues in greater depth with William Saunders, JD, director of the IHE’s Program in Human Rights and director of the Center for Human Rights in the School of Arts and Sciences. After the discussion, the floor will be opened for Q&A. Watch Here!
September 25, 2018: A Conversation with Robert George: Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human RightsA Conversation with Robert George on the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. 20 September 2018. This year marks the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. The Declaration marked the world’s determination to avoid a third world war by recognizing and protecting universal human rights. Among these rights, it recognized religious freedom as a vital human right. Please join Princeton’s McCormick Professor of Jurisprudence Robert George, who served as Chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, and William Saunders, Director of the Program in Human Rights, Institute for Human Ecology, and of the Center for Human Rights, School of Arts & Sciences, as they reflect upon human rights and threats thereto in today’s turbulent times. Watch Here!