Chen Guangcheng: Civil Rights in China

Civil Rights in ChinaChen Guangcheng April 12, 2017 Watch his speaker playlist About the speaker Chen Guangcheng is a blind Chinese civil rights activist, known internationally as “the barefoot lawyer.” Blind since infancy, illiterate until his late teens, he taught … Continue reading



What are the Prospects for Real Reform in Saudi Arabia?

What are the Prospects for Real Reform in Saudi Arabia? Mansour Al-Hadj July 11 Watch his speaker playlist Mansour Al-Hadj is the director of the Middle East Media Research Institute‘s (MEMRI) Reform Project. Before joining MEMRI, Al-Hadj was the senior reporter … Continue reading



Suzanne Scholte (English language transcript)

Transcript: Robert R. Reilly: We are very pleased to have our distinguished speaker tonight Suzanne Scholte who’s had a multifaceted career. Since this is a bipartisan audience I won’t mention every aspect of it but as she was a congressional … Continue reading



The Battle for Human Rights in North Korea: Is There Any Hope?

The Battle for Human Rights in North Korea: Is There Any Hope? Suzanne Scholte September 28, 2016, 7:30 pm-8:45 pm Suzanne K. Scholte is one of the world’s leading activists in the North Korea human rights movement having worked for … Continue reading