Jan 28, 2022
The Courage of Strangers: Coming of Age With the Human Rights Movement
Posted by Jeri Laber

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  • Title: The Courage of Strangers: Coming of Age With the Human Rights Movement
  • Author: Jeri Laber
  • ISBN: 9781586482886
  • Page: 261
  • Format: Paperback
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Katherine

I just spent a day reading this book and I m so thrilled to have read it This book represents such a timely meaning for me in many ways, starting from the moment where I can relate personally making human rights responsible for inspiring me to change my career into the one that I am now Having spent time in DC visiting the Holocaust Museum and Neuseum, spending three weeks in Guatemala learning about human rights context and all the bits and pieces of past learnings in human rights in general my [...]


Elliot Ratzman

Jeri Laber s memoir is an interesting record of the ascendency of human rights through the fall of the Eastern Bloc Laber was one of the top organizers of the American human rights movement along with a number of other wealthy, well placed Jewish New Yorkers during the 1970s and 80s As a college student a philosophy student of Sidney Hook s she studied Russian culture and politics, being one of the first Americans to visit the USSR after Stalin s death By chance she joins a small group of elite [...]


Dana

Traces the true beginnings of Human Rights Watch back when it was Helsinki Watch and took up only a single tiny office and, I would say, was a much useful organization but pardon my personal cynicism here Also an interesting read about a woman trying to balance an exciting professional career doing good and important work internationally and raising a family with both successes and failures.


Shannon

Awesome, awesome memoir by the founder of the Human Rights Watch a must for anyone interested in the human rights movement.



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