UN’s Commission on the Status of Women Annual Meeting Called “Inspiring”

By Carolyn Chalmers and Helen Rubenstein “Dreamers and Doers” is a phrase we heard repeatedly at the United Nations’ 57th Annual  Meeting of the Commission on the Status of Women held last week in New York City. Dreamers imagine eliminating violence against women and girls around the world and creative ways to achieve those dreams. … Continue reading UN’s Commission on the Status of Women Annual Meeting Called “Inspiring”

30 Years of Working for Dignity and Justice

By Jim Dorsey Thirty years ago, Sam Heins gathered a group of lawyers for a lunch meeting at Windows on Minnesota, the restaurant that then sat on the top floor of the IDS, and asked them, “Is there something that we can do as lawyers, here in Minnesota, to further the cause of human rights … Continue reading 30 Years of Working for Dignity and Justice