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August 2, 2012

Honoring the Olympic Spirit of Peace and Tolerance

I have just returned from London, inspired by the youth, musicians, athletes, and community leaders who are taking action in… more
July 24, 2012

Keeping the Memory and Spirit of Poland's Absent Jews Alive

As the Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism and the child of a Holocaust survivor, I have found that… more
May 17, 2012

Decent Work for Informal Sector Workers

On May 14, a group of experts from academia, labor, and NGOs joined Ambassador-at-Large for Global Women's Issues Melanne Verveer… more
March 9, 2012

Albania: Practicing Respect With Great Sincerity

In my job as Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism, I often reflect on the horrors of the Holocaust… more
January 20, 2012

Changing Society: The Power of Inclusive Thinking

As a child, I had to sit on the sidelines as my friends played on neighborhood playgrounds that were not… more
January 5, 2012

Year in Review: Democracy, Human Rights and Labor

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Assistant Secretary Michael Posner highlights issues the Bureau of Democracy, Human… more
December 18, 2011

Labor Migration: The Nexus of Foreign Policy and the Free Market

Since 2000, the international community has set aside December 18 to recognize the contributions of migrants to our communities. Please… more
December 9, 2011

Freedom Online -- Preserving an Open Internet

Today in the Netherlands, 23 countries from every region in the world, including the United States, have come together with… more
December 3, 2011

Celebrating the International Day of Persons With Disabilities

On the eve of December 3, the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, it is worth noting that 2011 also… more
September 15, 2011

International Day of Democracy

Writing for the U.S. Department of State DipNote blog, Assistant Secretary for the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor… more


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