Thursday, July 18, 2019

Commission on Unalienable Rights

The official announcement (text and video) regarding the formation of the Commission on Unalienable Rights: Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo Remarks to the Press (July 8, 2019)

Pompeo Launches New 'Commission on Unalienable Rights' by Lauretta Brown National Catholic Register (July 13, 2019)

Mary Ann Glendon has been chosen to lead the Commission on Unalienable Rights.  For a sample of Dr. Glendon's work in the area of human rights the following are indicative of her approach:
Renewing Human Rights with Seth D. Kaplan in First Things (February 2019)
The Universal Declaration Turns 70 with Seth D. Kaplan at The American Interest (December 19, 2018) 
Reclaim Human Rights First Things (August 2016)