ADVANCING HUMAN RIGHTS 2013: 10th Anniversary Celebration

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Join us for the US Human Rights Network's 10th Anniversary Celebration, to be held Saturday, December 6, from 8:00pm - 11:00pm.
Formal Program begins at 8:00pm.
Formal Program Agenda
Reflections on the US Human Rights Network: Its History, Accomplishments
Radhika Balakrishnan, Executive Director, Center for Women’s Global Leadership, former USHRN Board Chair

Reflections on Building a People-Centered Human Rights Movement
Ajamu Baraka, former Executive Director US Human Rights Network

Presentations by Ejim Dike, Executive Director, US Human Rights Network

Award Recipients
  • Marleine Bastien, Executive Director, Haitian Women Miami, Founder and Executive Director of FANM
  • Chokwe Lumumba, Esq., Mayor, Jackson, Mississippi
  • Lucy Ceballos Felix, Field Coordinator Texas Latina Advocacy Network
  • Willie ‘J.R.’ Fleming, Co-Founder, Chicago Anti-Eviction Campaign (AEC)
  • Lenny Foster,Supervisor, Corrections Project Navajo Nation
  • Monami Maulik,Executive Director, DRUM - Desis Rising Up & Moving
  • Mossville Environmental Action Now (MEAN)