International Webcast: Birth of a Nation

International Webcast: Birth of a Nation

In May, 2002, the United Nations, which had been administering East Timor, turned over the reins of the country to its new, democratically elected government, finally delivering to the Timorese people the freedom they have voted for in 1999. Dignitaries from around...
Tutu to China: Stop abusing the Dalai Lama

Tutu to China: Stop abusing the Dalai Lama

tutu to China: stop abusing the dalai lama In March, 2009, TheCommunity.com and the International Campaign for Tibet cooperated on the release of an open letter from Nobel Peace Prize winner Archbishop Desmond Tutu on the subject of China’s treatment of the...
Huffington Post: Ramos-Horta and Muhammad Yunus on Myanmar

Huffington Post: Ramos-Horta and Muhammad Yunus on Myanmar

Editorial: Mohammad Yunus and José Ramos-Horta Muhammad Yunus has called the Muslim Rohingya population in Myanmar “the most persecuted people in the world.” He and José Ramos-Horta, writing for Huffington Post, said today that the treatment of this...
UN Human Rights Council

UN Human Rights Council

UN Human Rights Council In March, 2006, the term of the United Nations Commission on Human Rights was expiring. A new proposal was on the floor of the UN to established the new Human Rights Council.In late February, at the vote approached, the resolution for a new...
Archbishop Desmond Tutu for Human Rights campaign

Archbishop Desmond Tutu for Human Rights campaign

archbishop desmond tutu on human rights campaign On March 12, 2010, Mary we the first video for TheCommunity.com’s upcoming human rights campaign, with Archbishop Desmond Tutu. The shoot was done in Kalamazoo, Michigan, at the Fetzer Institute, where the...