- Feb 26, 2021
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo argued Thursday for a more limited U.S. view of global human rights advocacy based on the principals laid out by America’s Founding Fathers, a suggestion critics assumed meant stepping away from more modern concepts such as support for women and the LGBQT communities around the world.
Two former U.S. ambassadors to the Vatican are at odds over a new State Department commission.
A former Vatican ambassador will head a new U.S. Commission on Unalienable Rights.
Legal experts and historians marked the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the United Nations on Tuesday.
Former U.S. ambassador to the Holy See Mary Ann Glendon has said the entire human rights movement has fallen victim to a new form of skepticism that risks bringing it to collapse, with religious freedom being in the most precarious position.
Harvard Law Professor Mary Ann Glendon received the nation’s most prestigious pro-life award on Saturday evening at the University of Notre Dame.