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Human Rights Foundation Knows No Fear

With America’s election heating up between two polarizing figures in American politics, it’s nice to see that some people are still giving attention to parts of the world that are in even direr shape. Thor Halvorssen, the founder of the… Continue Reading →

Thor Halvorssen Is President and CEO of the Human Rights Foundation

Thor Halvorssen is a human rights promoter and film maker. Depicted by the New York Times as “a champion of the powerless and underdog,” he started upholding for human rights as a pre-adult in 1989 in London by organizing how… Continue Reading →

Thor Halvorssen Uses all of His Talents to Fight for Justice

Thor Halvorssen is one of the hardest working human rights activists in the world today. Born in Caracas, Venezuela, Thor personally experienced the cruelty and injustice that uncontrolled authoritarian regimes were willing to impose upon any citizens who spoke out… Continue Reading →

Human Rights Foundation Making a Difference

All over the globe the Human Rights Foundation (HRF) is there to protect the rights of human beings and to put a focus on closed societies. The HRF promotes liberal democracy while defending human rights in all areas of the… Continue Reading →