Sign Up for the First Freedom Community Call

Are you ready to stand in solidarity with international human rights defenders? You’re invited to Freedom Forward's first Freedom Community Call! We will be joined by: -- Lina al-Hathloul, sister of Saudi Arabian women's rights defender Loujain al-Hathloul. -- Bethany Alhaidari, women’s rights advocate who lived in Saudi Arabia for close to a decade and now serves as … Continue reading Sign Up for the First Freedom Community Call

W20 “Women 20” urged to oppose Saudi Arabia’s Human Rights Violations

A coalition of human rights and peace organizations is urging the W20 "Women 20" and W20 delegates to end their silence on Saudi Arabia's human rights violations. The W20 "Women 20" is one of multiple engagement groups that consult to the G20. The G20 is hosted by Saudi Arabia this year. The letter urges the … Continue reading W20 “Women 20” urged to oppose Saudi Arabia’s Human Rights Violations

Join the Call: A New U.S. Policy Towards Pakistan

For too long, U.S. foreign policy has supported individual Pakistani leaders and dictators at the expense of Pakistani civil society and democracy.  This needs to change, and you can help. A core group of independent  scholars, activists, and human rights advocates has authored The Call for a New U.S. Policy Towards Pakistan.  Freedom Forward is … Continue reading Join the Call: A New U.S. Policy Towards Pakistan