Remarks


2017
01/11/17 National Day of Human Trafficking Awareness, January 11, 2017;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/09/17 Apology for Past Discrimination toward Employees and Applicants based on Sexual Orientation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2016
12/10/16 Human Rights Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/03/16 The United States Commends The Gambia on Peaceful Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/29/16 Human Rights Conditions in Democratic Republic of the Congo;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
11/29/16 Human Rights Conditions in the Democratic Republic of the Congo;  Special Envoy for the Great Lakes Region of Africa Thomas Perriello; Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
11/25/16 International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/20/16 Transgender Day of Remembrance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/02/16 Remarks at the 11th Annual Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC
10/28/16 United States Election to the Human Rights Council;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/25/16 U.S. Strategy to Address the Human Rights Situation in North Korea;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Institute for Corean-American Studies Fall Symposium at the Heritage Foundation; Washington, DC
10/24/16 Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the President's Interagency Task Force to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons (PITF);  Secretary of State John Kerry; The White House; Washington, DC
10/20/16 Beyond Autocrats and Islamists: The Future of Arab Reform;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington Institute for Near East Policy; Washington, DC
10/13/16 Keynote Remarks at LGBTI Pacific Youth Forum Dinner;  Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy W. Berry; Kaleidoscope Human Rights Foundation, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia; Sydney, Australia
10/11/16 International Day of the Girl;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/28/16 Secretary Kerry Presents Award at USA Olympic Committee Team Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; McDonough Arena, Georgetown University; Washington, DC
09/23/16 Breaking the Information Blockade: The Impact of Foreign Media in North Korea;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; New York City
09/21/16 Living Together in Peace: The Importance of Interreligious Harmony for Religious Freedom;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom David N. Saperstein; Caravan's "The Key" Art Exhibition Opening, Riverside Church; New York City
09/19/16 U.S. Remarks at the OSCE Human Dimension Implementation Meeting 2016 Opening Plenary;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Warsaw, Poland
09/15/16 International Day of Democracy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/07/16 Narrowing the Trust Gap: A Rights-Based Approach for CVE;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Democracy and Counterterrorism Conference; Algiers, Algeria
08/19/16 World Humanitarian Day 2016;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/11/16  Telephonic Press Briefing with Ambassador David Saperstein on the 2015 International Religious Freedom Report
08/10/16 Briefing on the Release of the 2015 Annual Report on International Freedom (IRF);  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom David N. Saperstein; Washington, DC
08/10/16 Release of the 2015 Annual Report on International Freedom (IRF);  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
08/01/16 Religious Extremism in Africa;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; Remarks at the Center for Strategic and International Studies; Washington, DC
07/29/16 Remarks at the Washington Conference on Threats to Religious and Ethnic Minorities Under ISIL;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC
07/27/16 Remarks Delivered to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States (OAS) Regarding Transparency, Accountability, and Openness in Government; Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael G. Kozak, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; OAS Headquarters; Washington, DC
07/26/16 Remarks in Honor of the 26th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
07/17/16 Recent Developments in Bahrain;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/06/16 Background Briefing on DPRK the Human Rights Abuser Report and Sanctions; Via Teleconference
06/30/16 UN Human Rights Council Resolution on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/21/16 Remarks at GLIFAA Pride;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
06/04/16 Advancing the Human Rights of Transgender Persons;  Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy W. Berry; 6th European Transgender Council Anniversary Gala Dinner; Bologna, Italy
05/26/16 Democracy and Human Rights: Shared Challenges and Opportunities;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; Hungarian Journalists Association; Budapest,, Hungary
05/26/16 The Impact of Blasphemy Laws Abroad; Acting U.S. Special Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Arsalan Suleman; Senate Human Rights Caucus, Russell Senate Office Building; Washington, DC
05/19/16 Remarks at Partners in Prevention: A Global Forum on Ending Genocide Conference;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; United States Holocaust Memorial Museum; Washington, DC
05/19/16 Vesak Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/18/16 Background Briefing on the U.S. Government's Comprehensive Approach to Atrocity Prevention and Response; Office of the Spokesperson; Via Teleconference
05/18/16 Commemoration of the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia (IDAHOT); Acting Assistant Secretary Michael G. Kozak, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Delivered to the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States, OAS Headquarters; Washington, DC
05/17/16 Commemorating the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/04/16 Holocaust Remembrance Day Observance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/03/16 Press Availability by Secretary Kerry;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/28/16 China's Passage of the Law on the Management of Foreign NGO Activities Inside Mainland China;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/26/16 Remarks at Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Rice University; Houston, Texas
04/21/16 Combatting the Closure of Space for Civil Society in Eurasia;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert Berschinski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Yale University's Jackson Institute for Global Affairs; New Haven, CT
04/20/16 Briefing by Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
04/20/16 U.S. Government Keynote Remarks at the Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights Annual Plenary Meeting;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Bogota, Colombia
04/13/16 Briefing on the 2015 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/13/16 Release of the 2015 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
04/13/16  Telephonic Press Briefing with Judith Heumann, Special Advisor for International Disability Rights, U.S. Department of State
04/07/16 Commemoration of the 22nd Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/07/16 International Roma Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/29/16 Remarks at the International Women of Courage Awards Ceremony;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/23/16 Global State of the Movement;  Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy W. Berry; Out & Equal Executive Forum; San Francisco, CA
03/18/16 Human Rights Situation in Egypt;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/17/16 Remarks on Daesh and Genocide;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/15/16 Burma's Union Parliament Elects New President;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/07/16 Continued Detention of Nadiya Savchenko;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/02/16 National Statement at the Human Rights Council;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Geneva, Switzerland
03/02/16 Press Conference at the Human Rights Council;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Geneva, Switzerland
03/01/16 Remarks for the 17th Secretary's Award for Corporate Excellence;  Assistant Secretary Charles H. Rivkin, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs; Washington, DC
02/05/16  Telephonic Media Briefing With Special Envoy for Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry
02/03/16 Handa Center Annual Public Lecture on Human Rights;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Handa Center for Human Rights and International Justice, Stanford University; Stanford, CA
02/01/16 On Implementation of the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act; Via Teleconference
01/28/16 Remarks at The Washington Post Grand Opening Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Washington Post Headquarters; Washington, DC
01/27/16  Telephonic Media Briefing with U.S. Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBTI Persons Randy Berry
01/01/16 Haiti's Independence Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC

2015
12/10/15 International Human Rights Day 2015;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/10/15 UN Security Council Meeting on the Situation in the DPRK;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/09/15 International Anticorruption Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/07/15 Human Rights and Democracy Trends in Africa;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Steven Feldstein, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; New York City Bar Association; New York City
12/03/15 International Day of Persons with Disabilities 2015;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/23/15 Final Presidential Election Results in Argentina;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/19/15 Democracy in Southeast Asia;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee Subcommittee on East Asia, the Pacific, and International Cybersecurity Policy; Washington, DC
11/12/15 Release of Murod Juraev;  Department Spokesperson John Kirby; Washington, DC
11/03/15 Human Rights Conditions in Egypt;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission, House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
11/02/15 Remarks on New Strategies in Defense of Global Press Freedoms;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Richard Stengel; Columbia University; New York City
10/20/15 Common Security in the Mediterranean Region - Challenges and Opportunities; Acting U.S. Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Arsalan Suleman; 2015 OSCE Mediterranean Conference, Session III Keynote Remarks; Sweimeh, Jordan
10/20/15 U.S. Policy on North Korean Human Rights;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Washington, DC
10/14/15 Remarks at the Release of the 2014 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom David N. Saperstein; Washington, DC
10/14/15 Remarks at the Rollout of the 2014 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
10/14/15 U.S. Democracy Support: 2016 and Beyond;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Freedom House; Washington, DC
10/07/15 UN Rollout of Global Standards for Treatment of Prisoners;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; New York City
10/01/15 Community of Democracies Governing Council Meeting;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; New York City
09/24/15 Resolution on Sri Lanka at the 30th Session of the UN Human Rights Council;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/15/15 International Day of Democracy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/11/15 Conviction of Leopoldo Lopez;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/02/15 The New Tunisian Model of Governance;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Tunis, Tunisia
09/01/15 FreeThe20 Women Political Prisoners and Prisoners of Concern Campaign Launch; U.S. Permanent Representative to the United Nations Samantha Power; Washington, DC
08/25/15 Remarks at the Sri Lanka Ministry of Foreign Affairs;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Colombo, Sri Lanka
08/25/15 Remarks at the Sri Lanka Ministry of Foreign Affairs;  Assistant Secretary Nisha Desai Biswal, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; Colombo, Sri Lanka
08/13/15 On-the-Record Briefing on the 19th U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
07/27/15 From Washington State to Washington, D.C. - Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA);  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
07/24/15 Burundi's Elections Process;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/22/15 The Americans With Disabilities Act Turns 25: Now We Must Work for Global Equality;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Guardian
07/16/15 Remarks at the 2014 Human Rights Defenders Award Ceremony;  Deputy Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken; Washington, DC
07/14/15 Remarks Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; House of Representatives; Washington, DC
07/09/15 20th Anniversary of the Srebrenica Genocide;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/30/15 The Role of Youth, Women, Religious Groups, and Civil Society in Preventing Violent Extremism;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert Berschinski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks as Delivered at Central and South Asia Regional Conference on Countering Violent Extremism; Astana, Kazakhstan
06/26/15 Supreme Court Decision on Marriage Equality;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/25/15 Briefing on the 2014 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
06/25/15 Civil and Political Rights in Uzbekistan and Central Asia;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Robert Berschinski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As Delivered Remarks to the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
06/25/15 Release of the 2014 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
06/16/15 Telephonic Media Briefing on International Disability Rights;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
06/11/15 Retreat or Revival - A Status Report on Democracy in Asia;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific; Washington, DC
06/04/15 Remarks at the African Center for Justice Conference;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo
06/03/15 Opening Remarks of the United States, Fifth Meeting of the Istanbul Process for Promoting Implementation of UN Human Rights Council Resolution 16/18; Acting U.S. Envoy to the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Arsalan Suleman; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
05/23/15 Beatification of Monsignor Oscar Arnulfo Romero;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/20/15 Rwandan Human Rights and U.S. Relations With Rwanda;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Steven Feldstein, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations; Washington, DC
05/18/15 An Open and Secure Internet: We Must Have Both;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Korea University; Seoul, South Korea
05/16/15 Commemorating International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia, and Biphobia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/05/15 Commemorating World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/04/15 Progressive Policy Making for States;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Freedom Online Conference; Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
05/03/15 Democracy and Free Speech: The Mongolian Experience at Twenty-Five Years;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Freedom Online Conference; Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
04/29/15 World Press Freedom Day 2015: State of World Press Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Douglas Frantz, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/28/15 Readout of the First High-Level U.S.-China Coordination Meeting on Disability at the U.S. Department of State;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
04/23/15 Public Safety and Access to Justice;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Open Government Partnership Steering Committee Ministerial; Mexico City, Mexico
04/10/15 Ongoing Detention of Chinese Women's Rights Activists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/02/15 Forum on Women's Role in Post-War Reconciliation;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Colombo, Sri Lanka
03/30/15 Preventing Mass Atrocities: Progress in Addressing an Enduring Challenge;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; Council on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
03/26/15 Leveraging U.S. Security Assistance in Support of Accountability for and Prevention of Human Rights Violations;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
03/18/15 Google+ Hangout: Beyond Government & Traditional Reporting: Documenting Human Rights; Washington, DC
03/18/15 U.S. Government Voluntary Principles Chairmanship Priorities;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Annual Plenary on Voluntary Principles on Security and Human Rights; London, United Kingdom
03/16/15 ISIL's Abuses Against Women and Girls in Iraq and Syria;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Swiss Ambassador's Residence; Washington, DC
03/02/15 Remarks at a Press Availability;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palais des Nations; Geneva, Switzerland
03/02/15 Remarks at the 28th Session of the Human Rights Council;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Palais des Nations; Geneva, Switzerland
03/01/15 Briefing En Route to Geneva, Switzerland; Office of the Spokesperson; En Route to Geneva, Switzerland
02/27/15 Murder of Boris Nemtsov;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/27/15 Remarks at Welcome Reception To Commemorate the Announcement of Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons Randy Berry;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/25/15 The Role of State, Territorial, and Local Government in Promoting, Respecting, and Defending Human Rights; Acting Legal Adviser Mary McLeod; National Association of Attorneys General National Conference; Washington, DC
02/23/15 Special Envoy for the Human Rights of LGBT Persons;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/20/15 Remarks at the Swearing-in Ceremony for Ambassador-at-Large for Religious Freedom David Saperstein;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/18/15 The Detention of Mazen Darwish by the Assad Regime;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
02/11/15 Seizing the Post-ISIL Opportunity for Democracy and Inclusion;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Middle East Research Institute; Erbil, Iraq
02/06/15 Open Dialogue for the U.S. National Action Plan for Responsible Business Conduct;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Haas School of Business, University of California; Berkeley, CA
02/03/15 Human Rights in the New Approach to U.S.-Cuba Policy;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As Prepared Remarks for the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations; Washington, DC
02/03/15 Understanding the Impact of U.S. Policy Changes on Human Rights and Democracy in Cuba;  Assistant Secretary Roberta S. Jacobson, Bureau of Western Hemisphere Affairs; Testimony before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
01/27/15 70th Anniversary of Liberation of Auschwitz and International Day of Commemoration of the Victims of the Holocaust;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/27/15 Commemorating the Third Anniversary of the National Action Plan on Women, Peace and Security;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Karen J. Hanrahan, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; National Press Building; Washington, DC
01/21/15 Exchange of Views on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; European Parliament Subcommittee on Human Rights; Brussels, Belgium
01/20/15 Remarks at the Journalist Security Conference;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/15/15 Examining the Crisis in Syria: What Can Be Done?;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Conference Hosted by Arizona State University and New America Foundation; Washington, DC

2014
12/29/14 Background Briefing on Implementation of the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act; Via Teleconference
12/26/14 Stopping the Flow of Corruption;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington Post
12/16/14 Elections in Haiti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/11/14 Opening Remarks at Screening of Film Leaving Fear Behind;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Sarah Sewall; George Marshall Auditorium; Washington, DC
12/10/14 Human Rights Day 2014;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/09/14 Keynote Address at Human Rights First Summit;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
12/09/14 Release of Senate Select Committee on Intelligence Report;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/03/14 International Day of Persons With Disabilities 2014;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/20/14 Transgender Day of Remembrance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/10/14 Remarks at the High-level Meeting: Equal Access, Inclusive Development;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; As Prepared for Delivery During APEC Leaders' Week; Beijing, China
11/01/14 International Day To End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/14/14 ISIL's Dehumanization of Women and Girls;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
10/02/14 Secretary of State's Child Soldier Prevention Act; Washington, DC
09/26/14 UN Human Rights Council Resolution on Sexual Orientation & Gender Identity;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/25/14 Remarks at a High-Level Dialogue on Combating Violence Targeting LGBT;  Secretary of State John Kerry; UN Headquarters; New York City
09/23/14 Conviction and Sentencing of Ilham Tohti;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/15/14 International Day of Democracy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/10/14 ISIL's Persecution of Religious Minorities in Iraq and Syria;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; House Foreign Affairs Subcommittees on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights and International Organizations and the Middle East and North Africa; Washington, DC
09/10/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Senate Human Rights Caucus;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
09/06/14 Tenth Anniversary of the Murder of Human Rights Activist Munir Said Thalib;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/03/14 Steven Sotloff;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/20/14 Murder of James Foley;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/07/14 Verdict from the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/04/14 Remarks at the Civil Society Forum Global Townhall;  Secretary of State John Kerry; National Academy of Sciences; Washington, DC
07/30/14 U.S. Policy on North Korean Human Rights;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Statement before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Washington, DC
07/28/14 Remarks at the Rollout of the 2013 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
07/28/14 Remarks on the Release of the 2013 Report on International Religious Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
07/25/14 On Meriam Ishag and Family;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
07/24/14 Modern Day Slavery and What We Buy;  Ambassador-at-Large Luis CdeBaca, Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Statement Before the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
06/23/14 Conviction of Al Jazeera Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/20/14 2014 Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Pride Month;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/19/14 Remarks at GLIFAA Pride Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
06/13/14 Joint Press Availability With United Kingdom Foreign Secretary Hague and UNHCR Special Envoy Angelina Jolie;  Secretary of State John Kerry; ExCeL Conference Center; London, United Kingdom
06/13/14 Remarks at The Global Summit to End Sexual Violence in Conflict;  Secretary of State John Kerry; ExCeL Conference Center; London, United Kingdom
06/12/14 Background Briefing on Secretary Kerry's Trip to London; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
06/12/14 U.S. Condemns Sudanese Conviction and Continued Imprisonment of Meriam Ishag;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/12/14 World Day Against Child Labor;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/11/14 The Security, Economic and Human Rights Dimensions of U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Eric Rubin, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Statement before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
06/11/14 U.S.-Azerbaijan Relations: The Democracy and Human Rights Dimension;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As-Prepared Written Testimony to the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
06/09/14 Let There Be No Hiding Place For Rapists in War;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Evening Standard
06/04/14 Message on the 25th Anniversary of Tiananmen Square;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/03/14 25 Years Later, Tiananmen Square Still Colors U.S.-China Relations;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; The Washington Post
05/29/14 The Legacy of Tiananmen Square and Honoring Liu Xiaobo and Xu Zhiyong;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; National Endowment for Democracy 2014 Democracy Award Event; Washington, DC
05/22/14 The Community of Democracies Support for Eastern European Democracies in Transition;  Senior Advisor for Civil Society and Emerging Democracies Tomicah S. Tillemann; Washington, DC
05/16/14 70th Anniversary of Crimean Tatar Deportation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/16/14 Commemorating International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/14/14 Religion and Diplomacy: A Transatlantic Dialogue;  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
05/08/14 Assessing Venezuela's Political Crisis: Human Rights Violations and Beyond;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As-delivered statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
05/02/14 Commemorating World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/02/14 Human Rights and National Security: A Value-Based Foreign Policy;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; The Truman National Security Project, Annual Truman Conference; Washington, DC
05/01/14 World Press Freedom Day 2014: State of World Press Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Douglas Frantz, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
04/28/14 Remarks to the Freedom Online Coalition Conference;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Via Teleconference
04/25/14 Stemming the Tide of Media Repression;  Assistant Secretary Tom Malinowski, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; U.S. Mission to the United Nations; New York, NY
04/20/14 Working With the Vatican Against Modern Slavery;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The Boston Globe
04/16/14 Remarks to the 2014 SAIS Pride Conference;  Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Richard E. Hoagland, Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; The Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies; Washington, DC
04/08/14 International Roma Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/08/14 Remarks at the Annual Meeting of the President's Interagency Task Force To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons;  Secretary of State John Kerry; The White House; Washington, DC
04/07/14 20th Commemoration of the Rwandan Genocide;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/27/14 UN Human Rights Council Vote on Sri Lanka Reconciliation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/26/14 Mass Trials and Sentencing in Egypt;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/20/14 Remarks at the Launch of the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response and Protection Initiative;  Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns; Washington, DC
03/20/14 Remarks at the Luncheon to Launch the Gender-Based Violence Emergency Response Initiative; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As prepared for delivery; Washington, DC
03/17/14 Press Availability in Geneva, Switzerland;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Geneva, Switzerland
03/15/14 Remarks at the Human Rights Campaign Equality Convention and Board Meeting; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
03/14/14 Update on the Human Rights Situation in North Korea;  Special Envoy for North Korean Human Rights Issues Robert R. King; Washington, DC
03/13/14 U.S. Concern About Venezuelan Government's Response to Ongoing Protests;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Scott Busby, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Geneva, Switzerland
02/27/14 Briefing on the Country Reports on Human Rights; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/27/14 Release of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2013; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/27/14 Remarks on the Release of the Annual Country Reports on Human Rights;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
02/11/14 On the Retirement of Abraham Foxman;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/30/14 Introductory Remarks at Screening of "There Was Once" Documentary; Acting Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Michael G. Kozak, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/30/14 Remarks at Screening of "There Was Once" Documentary;  Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
01/27/14 Remembering the Past, Safeguarding the Future; Washington, DC
01/27/14 Statement by President Obama on International Holocaust Remembrance Day; Washington, DC
01/18/14 Egypt's Constitutional Referendum;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
01/15/14 The Situation in Ukraine;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Submitted for the Record to the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC

2013
01/13/14 Deep Concern with Nigeria's Enactment of the Same Sex Marriage Prohibition Act;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/20/13 Release of Mikhail Khodorkovskiy;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/17/13 U.S. Intervention Delivered at the 10th Annual G-8-BMENA Forum for the Future; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Cairo, Egypt
12/15/13 One Year Anniversary of Lao Civil Society Leader Sombath Somphone's Disappearance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/13/13 Video Message on the Disabilities Treaty; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
12/13/13 Youth and Human Rights; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS); Washington, DC
12/10/13 Human Rights Day 2013;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
12/05/13 Google+ Hangout with Special Advisor Judy Heumann and Senior Advisor Michelle Kwan;  Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
12/03/13 International Day of Persons with Disabilities;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/21/13 Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Opening Statement Before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
11/20/13 Transgender Day of Remembrance;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/19/13 LiveAtState Virtual Town Hall: Disabilities Treaty; PBS NewsHour Co-Anchor, Managing Editor Judy Woodruff; International Disability Rights Special Advisor Judith Heumann; The Honorable Patrick Murphy; Washington, DC
11/15/13 Remarks at Human Rights Defenders Award Ceremony for Ms. Hanadi Zahlout;  Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns; Washington, DC
11/15/13 Remarks at the Human Rights Defenders Award Ceremony; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
11/11/13 Veterans Day Message;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
11/08/13 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht: Night of Broken Glass;  Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; DipNote Blog; Washington, DC
11/08/13 Statement by President Obama on the 75th Anniversary of Kristallnacht; Washington, DC
11/06/13 Op-Ed: Disabilities Treaty Breaks Down Borders for Vets; Washington, DC
10/30/13 Remarks to the Participants of the Edward R. Murrow Program for Journalists;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Department of State; Washington, DC
10/24/13 Protecting and Promoting LGBT Rights in Europe; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; ILGA-Europe Annual Conference 2013; Zagreb, Croatia
10/02/13 Conference on Jewish Life and Anti-Semitism in Contemporary Europe; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Budapest, Hungary
09/26/13 Remarks at the LGBT Ministerial Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; New York City
09/26/13 Special Court of Sierra Leone Appeals Chamber Upholds Conviction of Charles Taylor;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
09/25/13 New Donors Join the Lifeline Fund To Assist Embattled Civil Society Organizations; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
09/25/13 USOSCE on Freedom of Expression, Free Media and Information, Including Best Practices for Protection of Journalists;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Warsaw, Poland
09/24/13 USOSCE on Tolerance and Non-discrimination Including Combating Racism, Xenophobia, Discrimination, Anti-Semitism, and Discrimination Against Muslims;  Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Warsaw, Poland
09/13/13 Video Statement by Michelle Kwan on the Convention on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities; Washington, DC
09/04/13 Ambassador John F. Tefft Awarded the 2012 Diplomacy in Human Rights Award; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
08/09/13 Video Message: The Disabilities Treaty--It's Time For Action;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/08/13 Google+ Hangout on Visa Guidelines for Same-Sex Spouses; Washington, DC
08/07/13 Remarks at the Launch of the Office of Faith-Based Community Initiatives;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/03/13 Zimbabwe's Presidential Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
08/02/13 Announcement on Visa Changes for Same-Sex Couples;  Secretary of State John Kerry; U.S. Embassy London; London, United Kingdom
08/02/13 Press Conference Following U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; U.S. Embassy; Beijing, China
07/23/13 Interfaith Dialogue, Religious Freedom, and Combating Violent Extremism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Concluding Remarks at Foreign Service Institute, Department of State; Arlington, VA
07/19/13 Remarks at Jan Karski Institute for Holocaust Education Summer Certificate Program for Educators; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Marshall Auditorium, Department of State; Washington, DC
07/08/13 Remarks at Anti-Defamation League Chicago Regional Centennial Celebration; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Standard Club; Chicago, IL
06/29/13 Remarks at Human Rights Defenders Award Ceremony; Deputy Secretary of State William J. Burns; Baghdad, Iraq
06/26/13 Statement on Supreme Court Ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/25/13 Religious Minorities in Syria: Caught in the Middle; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; House Foreign Affairs Subcommittees on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations and on Middle East and North Africa; Washington, DC
06/20/13 LiveAtState: Human Rights of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender People; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Brussels, Belgium
06/19/13 Briefing on the 2013 Trafficking in Persons Report;  Ambassador-at-Large Luis CdeBaca, Office To Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
06/19/13 Remarks at the Annual Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP) Release;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
06/19/13 Remarks at the Gays and Lesbians in Foreign Affairs Agencies (GLIFAA) Pride Event;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
06/18/13 Examining Prospects for Democratic Reform and Economic Recovery in Zimbabwe; Acting Assistant Secretary Donald Y. Yamamoto, Bureau of African Affairs; Testimony Before the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on African Affairs; Washington, DC
06/18/13 Lost Music of the Holocaust; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Dean Acheson Auditorium; Washington, DC
06/15/13 Result of the Iranian Presidential Election;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/12/13 2013 World Day Against Child Labor: "No" to Child Labor in Domestic Work;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/12/13 Anti-Semitism and Other Forms of Intolerance and Discrimination -- How Do We Combat Them?; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; Panel Discussion Honoring the Centenary of the Birth of Raoul Wallenberg; Brussels, Belgium
06/07/13 Video Remarks Celebrating LGBT Pride Month;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/06/13 Labor Issues in Bangladesh;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; As-prepared statement to Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
06/05/13 U.S.-Vietnam Bilateral Relations; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As-prepared statement to House Committee on Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific; Washington, DC
06/04/13 Egypt NGO Trial Verdicts and Sentences;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/04/13 LGBT Pride Month;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
06/04/13 Stemming the Tide: Confronting the Rise of Global Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Ira N. Forman; American Jewish Committee (AJC) Global Forum 2013; Washington, DC
05/20/13 Release of the 2012 International Religious Freedom Report;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
05/20/13 Remarks on the Release of the International Religious Freedom Report;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/09/13 Protecting the Future: Professional Standards in Humanitarian and Human Rights Work;  Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; ICRC-InterAction-USIP Event; Washington, DC
05/03/13 Commemorating World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
05/02/13 Background Briefing on the Administration's Policies Toward Burma Sanctions; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/30/13 Video Remarks to Anti-Defamation League's Centennial Summit;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/29/13 Remarks at the Community of Democracies Ministerial;  Deputy Secretary William J. Burns; Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
04/25/13 Pressing for Freedom: The State of Digital and Media Repression Worldwide 2013;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine; Washington, DC
04/19/13 FPC Briefing on Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2012; Washington, DC
04/19/13 On the Release of the Human Rights Report;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Press Briefing Room; Washington, DC
04/19/13 Remarks on the Release of the Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2012; Acting Assistant Secretary Uzra Zeya, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/15/13 Remarks On Media Freedom;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine; Tbilisi State University; Tbilisi, Georgia
04/12/13 Background Brieing on the Administration's Implementation of the Sergei Magnitsky Rule of Law Accountability Act of 2012; Via Teleconference; Washington, DC
04/09/13 Keynote Address: U.S.- China Internet Industry Forum;  Under Secretary for Economic Growth, Energy, and the Environment Robert D. Hormats; U.S.- China Internet Industry Forum; Beijing, China
04/09/13 Pacem in Terris Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Catholic University; Washington, DC
04/07/13 Commemoration of 19th Anniversary of the 1994 Genocide in Rwanda;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/06/13 Statement Commemorating International Roma Day, April 8, 2013;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
04/04/13 Women in the Arab World - Do They Matter?;  Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs Tara Sonenshine; Brookings Institution; Washington, DC
04/02/13 Historic Arms Trade Treaty;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/24/13 100 Days Since the Disappearance of Lao Civil Society Leader Sombath Somphone;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/22/13 Detained U.S. Citizen Saeed Abedini;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/22/13 Interview With BBC Sinhala Service;  Assistant Secretary Robert O. Blake, Jr., Bureau of South and Central Asian Affairs; San Francisco, CA
03/21/13 Democracy and Human Rights In the Context of the Asia Rebalance; Acting Assistant Secretary Joseph Yun, Bureau of East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
03/21/13 Democracy and Human Rights in the Context of the Asia Rebalance;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, Subcommittee on East Asian and Pacific Affairs; Washington, DC
03/21/13 Taking Global Action to Fight Hate;  Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Anwar Pandith; Washington, DC
03/21/13 UN Human Rights Council Vote on Sri Lanka Reconciliation;  Secretary of State John Kerry; Washington, DC
03/18/13 Remarks on U.S. Diplomatic Efforts in Burma;  Special Representative and Policy Coordinator for Burma W. Patrick Murphy; Tokyo, Japan
03/10/13 Global Trends in Anti-Semitism; Acting Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Michael G. Kozak; Jewish Council for Public Affairs Plenum 2013, Mayflower Hotel; Washington, DC
02/28/13 Human Rights in Burma;  Special Representative and Policy Coordinator for Burma W. Patrick Murphy; Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
02/28/13 Human Rights in Burma;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission; Washington, DC
02/26/13 Remarks on U.S. Priorities at Opening of UN Human Rights Council 22;  Assistant Secretary Esther Brimmer, Bureau of International Organization Affairs; Geneva, Switzerland
02/20/13 Measures Ensuring Respect for and Protection of the Human Rights of Migrants;  Assistant Secretary Anne C. Richard, Bureau of Population, Refugees, and Migration; United Nations
01/31/13 Remarks at Reception Honoring the Department of State's Public/Private Partnerships;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
01/29/13 The Death of Ambassador Max M. Kampelman;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
01/28/13 International Holocaust Remembrance Day Event; Acting Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Michael G. Kozak; Washington, DC
01/28/13 Remarks at International Holocaust Remembrance Day Program;  Under Secretary for Civilian Security, Democracy, and Human Rights Maria Otero; Washington, DC
01/27/13 International Holocaust Remembrance Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC

2012
12/11/12 Under Secretary Otero's Keynote Remarks at the European Union's Human Rights Day Event; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; EU Mission To The United States; Washington, DC
12/04/12 U.S. Speaks on Business and Human Rights at Geneva Summit;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Geneva, Switzerland
11/28/12 Keynote Address to the U.S.-ASEAN Symposium on the ASEAN Human Rights Declaration; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
10/22/12 Religion, Violence, and Coexistence: Civil Society Perspectives;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; United States Institute of Peace; Washington, DC
10/17/12 Conversations With America: Promoting Disability Rights; Deputy Assistant Secretary Cheryl Benton, Bureau of Public Affairs; Washington, DC
10/09/12 Remarks for the "Toward a Democratic Ethiopia" Event;  Deputy Assistant Secretary Karen J. Hanrahan, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; National Endowment for Democracy; Washington, DC
09/24/12 The Legacy of the M.S. Saint Louis; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; George Marshall Conference Center, Department of State; Washington, DC
09/10/12 Remarks at the B'nai Brith International Policy Conference;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
09/05/12 Remarks to the "Freedom Online" Conference;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Second Freedom Online Conference; Nairobi, Kenya
08/28/12 Message for Labor Day;  Special Representative for International Labor Affairs Barbara Shailor; Washington, DC
08/07/12 Remarks to the International Association of Official Human Rights Agencies (IAOHRA) Annual Conference;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
08/01/12 Implementation of the Bahrain Independent Commission of Inquiry Report;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the Tom Lantos Commission on Human Rights; Washington, DC
07/30/12 Briefing on the Release of the 2011 International Religious Freedom Report;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
07/30/12 Release of the 2011 International Religious Freedom Report;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Carnegie Endowment for International Peace; Washington, DC
07/25/12 Briefing on the 17th U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
07/24/12 Remarks at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Forward-Looking Symposium on Genocide Prevention;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Holocaust Memorial Museum; Washington, DC
07/20/12 Remarks at Active Citizenship and Hours Against Hate Event; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Bank Center ; Budapest, Hungary
06/28/12 LiveAtState: Assistant Secretary of State Michael Posner on the 2011 Human Rights Reports;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
06/26/12 2012 Hours Against Hate; Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann; Washington, DC
06/26/12 Summary of Remarks by Assistant Secretary Posner to the RFK Compass Conference;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Robert F. Kennedy Compass Conference; Hyannis Port, Massachusetts
06/24/12 Remarks at the 9th Biennial Stephen S. Weinstein Holocaust Symposium; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Wroxton College, United Kingdom
06/08/12 Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights and Labor;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; George C. Marshall Center; Washington, DC
06/06/12 Remarks to the Kimberley Process Intersessional Natural Resources Governance;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Loy Henderson Auditorium; Washington, DC
05/30/12 Remarks on Anti-Semitism and Human Rights for LGBT People for the Cream City Foundation; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Milwaukee, Wisconsin
05/24/12 Briefing on the Release of the 2011 Human Rights Reports;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
05/23/12 "Active Remembrance: Experiences and the Future" to Mark 20 Years of Austrian Holocaust Memorial Service; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Embassy of Austria; Washington, DC
05/10/12 Video Message for the International Disability Rights Leadership Conference;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/07/12 First Annual Shindleman Family Lecture at the Canadian Institute for the Study of Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Hotel Fort Garry; Winnipeg, Canada
05/04/12 U.N. Anti-Bullying Day; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
05/03/12 Video Message for World Press Freedom Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
04/27/12 Remarks at the Department of State's Annual Holocaust Commemoration;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Marshall Center Auditorium; Washington, DC
04/25/12 Identifying the Trend: the Changing Face of Anti-Semitism and Implications for Europe and Sweden; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Institute for Security and Development Policy; Stockholm, Sweden
04/20/12 Multi-Ethnic Heritage from U.S. Perspective and Tolerance for Difference; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Latvian High School; Riga, Latvia
04/18/12 Free the Press Campaign; Washington, DC
03/09/12 Interview With Muhamed Veliu on the "2012 Hours Against Hate" Campaign; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Tirana, Albania
02/20/12 Remarks on Human Rights and Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Human Rights Week at Madison East High School; Madison, Wisconsin
02/02/12 Burma at the Turning Point;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; National Endowment for Democracy; Washington, DC
02/02/12 U.S. Policy Toward Post-Election Democratic Republic of the Congo; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the House Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health and Human Rights; Washington, DC
02/01/12 Human Rights at State: Promoting Access of Elections for Persons With Disabilities; Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Washington, DC
01/31/12 LiveAtState: LGBT Issues and U.S. Policy; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
01/26/12 Remarks in Cairo, Egypt;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Cairo, Egypt
01/23/12 Conversations With America: Role of Religion in U.S. Foreign Policy;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
01/17/12 Internet Freedom and the Digital Earthquake of 2011;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks to the State of the Net Conference; Washington, DC
01/11/12 4th Annual Interfaith Dinner and Dialogue for U.S. Religious Leaders; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Kazakhstan's Permanent Mission to the United Nations; New York City

2011
12/14/11 U.S. Policy on Supporting Human Rights and the Rule of Law in Russia; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Before the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee; Washington, DC
12/13/11 LiveAtState: Internet Freedom and U.S. Foreign Policy; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
12/12/11 Remarks for Istanbul Process Conference;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; As Prepared; Washington, DC
12/07/11 The Nature of Change in the Perception of Polish-Jewish Relations in Recent Times; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Afternoon Keynote Address - Polish-Jewish Dialog: New Opening; Georgetown Conference Center - Salon H in Leavy Hall, Washington, DC
12/06/11 Remarks in Recognition of International Human Rights Day;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Palais des Nations; Geneva, Switzerland
12/05/11 Remarks at the 2011 B'nai B'rith International Policy Conference; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Montevideo, Uruguay
12/02/11 Combating Anti-Semitism in the OSCE Region: Taking Stock of the Situation Today; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Testimony before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
12/02/11 Combating Anti-Semitism in the OSCE Region: Taking Stock of the Situation Today; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Testimony before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
12/02/11 Combating Anti-Semitism in the OSCE Region: Taking Stock of the Situation Today; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Statement before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission); Washington, DC
11/29/11 Here on Earth: Radio Without Borders Program on Wisconsin Public Radio; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; NPR Studios; Washington, DC
11/18/11 The Lessons of the Holocaust; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; International Conference "Totalitarianism and Tolerance. The Challenge to Freedom"; Vilnius, Lithuania
11/15/11 From Arab Spring to Coptic Winter: Sectarian Violence and the Struggle for Democratic Transition in Egypt;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Helsinki Commission Hearing; Washington, DC
11/10/11 Remembering Kristallnacht: The Importance of Today; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks at the Middle East Media Research Institute; Chicago, Illinois
11/09/11 Conversations With America: Recent Trends in Anti-Semitism Around the World; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
11/09/11 Video Remarks on the 73rd Anniversary of Kristallnacht; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
11/04/11 Roundtable in Burma;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Rangoon, Burma
10/25/11 Remarks on Internet Freedom and Responsibility;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Silicon Valley Human Rights Conference; San Francisco, CA
10/24/11 Free Speech in the Digital Age;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks at the USC Annenberg Center on Communication Leadership; Los Angeles, California
10/12/11 Keynote Address to the Compass to Compassion Conference; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Union Theological Seminary; New York City
09/13/11 Countries of Particular Concern or "CPC" as Designated in the International Religious Freedom Report;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
09/13/11 Promoting Respect and Tolerance for International Religious Freedom;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
09/13/11 Remarks at the Release of the 13th Annual Report on International Religious Freedom;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
09/13/11 Remarks on the International Religious Freedom Report;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Washington, DC
09/13/11 Remarks on the Release of the International Religious Freedom Report;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
09/02/11 Remarks to the American Leadership Initiative for Muslims; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Bethesda Hyatt, Maryland
08/26/11 Keynote Address to the National Lesbian and Gay Journalists Association; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; As Prepared for Delivery; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
07/27/11 Remarks at Third Annual Tom Lantos Anti-Semitism and Holocaust Denial Archives Commemoration; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; U.S. Capitol; Washington, DC
07/27/11 Remarks on the Importance of Catholic-Jewish Partnerships and the Crucial Need for Tolerance Education; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; An Evening to Celebrate the Friendship between the Catholic and Jewish Communities and hosted by the ADL and Ambassador of Italy to the U.S.; Washington, DC
07/27/11 U.S. Human Rights Policy toward Iran and Syria;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia; Washington, DC
07/15/11 Promises We Keep Online: Internet Freedom in the Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) Region; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement Before the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (U.S. Helsinki Commission) ; Washington, DC
07/13/11 Internet Freedom and Human Rights: The Obama Administration's Perspective;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks to the New America Foundation "Future Tense" Conference; Washington, DC
07/12/11 Centropa Summer Academy Program: Remarks to Educators for Holocaust Education Program; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
07/12/11 Human Rights in Syria;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement before Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission of the House of Representatives; Washington, DC
06/28/11 Anti-Semitism in the Former Soviet Union; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks at their annual Board of Governors of the NCSJ (Advocates on behalf of Jews in Russia, Ukraine, the Baltic States & Eurasia); Washington, DC
06/24/11 Briefing on the Upcoming Community of Democracies Meeting in Vilnius, Lithuania;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
06/20/11 What Role for the Jewish Media in a World of Growing Anti-Semitism?; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Opening Remarks to the Second Annual European Jewish Press Conference; Brussels, Belgium
06/17/11 Seminar on the Teaching of the Holocaust; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Kaunas, Lithuania
06/15/11 Human Rights Situation in Bahrain;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; U.S. Embassy Manama; Manama, Bahrain
06/15/11 Senior State Department Officials on Internet Freedom Programs; Office of the Spokesperson; Washington, DC
06/14/11 Combating Intolerance and Discrimination Based on Religion or Belief;  Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom Suzan Johnson Cook; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Geneva, Switzerland
06/08/11 Remarks for LGBT Pride; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
06/07/11 Session 1: Role of Governments in Ensuring Safety of Journalists; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks at the Conference on Journalists' Safety in the OSCE Region; Vilnius, Lithuania
06/02/11 Religious Freedom, Democracy and Human Rights in Asia: Status of Implementation of the Tibetan Policy Act of 2002; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony Before the House Foreign Affairs Committee; Washington, DC
06/02/11 Remarks at Swearing-In Ceremony for Suzan Johnson Cook, Ambassador-at-Large for International Religious Freedom;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/27/11 Remarks to Russian Human Rights Activists Visiting Washington;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
05/12/11 Introduction of Father Patrick Desbois; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/12/11 Introductory Remarks for Father Desbois Event; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; The Treaty Room; Washington, DC
05/11/11 Human Rights and Democratic Reform in Iran;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, Subcommittee on Near Eastern and South and Central Asian Affairs; Washington, DC
05/05/11 Shifting Sands: Political Transitions in the Middle East, Part 2;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Testimony before the House Foreign Affairs Committee Middle East and South Asia Subcommittee; Washington, DC
05/03/11 "Defending Press Freedom in the 21st Century" as Part of World Press Freedom Day;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Congressional Caucus for Freedom of the Press and the National Endowment For Democracy's Center for International Media Assistance Hold Discussion; Washington, DC
04/28/11 Press Availability at U.S. Embassy Beijing;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Beijing, China
04/11/11 Introductory Remarks at The Eichmann Trial Event With Deborah Lipstadt;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Washington, DC
04/08/11 2010 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices Q&A;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/08/11 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2010;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/08/11 Remarks to the Press on the Release of the 2010 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/07/11 International Conference on Hate Studies; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington
04/06/11 Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the Refugee Convention;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
04/02/11 Resurgent Anti-Semitism: Global Perspectives; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery; Indiana University Institute for the Study of Anti-Semitism
03/24/11 The Four Freedoms Turn 70;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Address to the American Society of International Law; Ritz Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC
03/22/11 Human Rights Council Statement on Ending Violence Based on Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/21/11 Assistant Secretary Posner Corrects UK Guardian;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
03/04/11 Internet Freedom: Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age - A Panel Discussion;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Conference on Internet Freedom; United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland
03/04/11 Press Conference Following the Panel Discussion on "Internet Freedom: Promoting Human Rights in the Digital Age";  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Conference on Internet Freedom; United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland
02/23/11 Media Availability in Hanoi, Vietnam; Deputy Assistant Secretary Daniel Baer, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; American Center; Hanoi, Vietnam
02/18/11 Conversations With America: The State Department's Internet Freedom Strategy;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/17/11 Diplomacy, Religious Freedom and the Real World;  Under Secretary for Political Affairs William J. Burns; Arlington, VA
02/17/11 Session 2: 2011 Hours Against Hate; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; OSCE Permanent Council; Vienna, Austria
02/16/11 2011 Hours Against Hate Campaign; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism; Jerusalem
02/16/11 2011 Hours Against Hate Joint Script [Long Version]; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
02/16/11 Remarks at the Launch of Strategic Dialogue with Civil Society;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Ben Franklin Room; Washington, DC
02/15/11 Internet Rights and Wrongs: Choices & Challenges in a Networked World;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; George Washington University; Washington, DC
02/14/11 2011 Hours Against Hate Joint Script [Short Version]; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
02/01/11 Global Trends in Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks before the 2011 South Florida Luncheon of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum; Washington, DC

2010
12/18/10 Another Chance for Egypt to Commit to Transparency;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington Post
12/10/10 Remarks at Human Rights Day Town Hall;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Dean Acheson; Washington, DC
12/10/10 Remarks at Townhall on Human Rights Day;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
12/10/10 Remarks at the Eleanor Roosevelt Human Rights Award Ceremony;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/09/10 Human Rights Day 2010;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
12/02/10 Meeting With Civil Society Leaders;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; United States Embassy ; Tashkent, Uzbekistan
12/02/10 Meeting With Staff and Their Families of Embassy Tashkent;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; U.S. Embassy; Tashkent, Uzbekistan
11/28/10 Press Briefing at OSCE Review Conference; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Astana, Kazakhstan
11/26/10 OSCE Session on Press Freedom; Deputy Assistant Secretary Thomas O. Melia, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; United States Mission to the OSCE As prepared for delivery for OSCE Review Conference; Astana , Kazakhstan
11/17/10 Release of the 2010 International Religious Freedom Report;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
11/17/10 Remarks on the Release of the 2010 International Religious Freedom Report ;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
11/11/10 Media Freedom in Russia; U.S. Representative to the OSCE Ian Kelly; Statement to the Permanent Council; Vienna, Austria
11/09/10 Response of the U.S. to Recommendations of the UN Human Rights Council;  Legal Advisor U.S. Department of State Harold Hongju Koh; Genveva, Switzerland
11/08/10 Remarks Before 2010 Conference on Combating Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; As Prepared for Delivery; Ottawa, Canada
10/09/10 Press Roundtable at U.S. Embassy in Cairo;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Cairo, Egypt
10/06/10 Implementation of the OSCE Action Plan on Roma and Sinti National Minorities Preventing Aggressive Nationalism, Racism and Chauvinism; As prepared for delivery for Session 7: Tolerance and Non-Discrimination II of the OSCE Review Conference; Warsaw, Poland
10/05/10 Islam and America: The Challenge of Expanding the Judeo-Christian Paradigm; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Catholic University of America "Critical Insights" Panel ; Washington, DC
09/22/10 Confronting Religious Bigotry, Anti-Semitism, and Holocaust Denial; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Briefing Held by Congressman Keith Ellison; Washington, DC
09/16/10 Visit to Auschwitz and Dachau; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Maltese Newspaper L-Orizzont, Swedien's Sydsvenska Dagbladet, Bulgaria's Politika Weekly, Greece's Makedonia
09/02/10 Statement at Round Table 1: Article 19 - Living Independently and Being Included in the Community; Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Third Conference of States Parties at the UN; New York City
09/02/10 Statement by the U.S. Delegation At Informal Session on Article 11 - Situations of Risk and Humanitarian Circumstances; Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Third Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities at UN; New York City
09/02/10 Statement on Rights for the U.S. Department of State at Round Table 2: CRPD Article 24 - Inclusion and the Right to Education; Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith E. Heumann; Third Conference of States Parties at the UN; New York City
08/28/10 Remarks on the 47th Anniversary of Dr. King's "I Have A Dream" Speech; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
07/13/10 Remarks At a Reception Hosted for the Jewish Community; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Washington, DC
07/13/10 Remarks At a Reception Hosted for the Jewish Community and Hannah Rosenthal, Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Benjamin Franklin Room; Washington, DC
06/29/10 Combating Anti-Semitism;  Special Representative to Muslim Communities Farah Anwar Pandith; Session 2: OSCE High-Level Conference on Tolerance and non-Discrimination; Astana, Kazakhstan
06/29/10 Combating Intolerance and Discrimination Against Muslims; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Session 1: OSCE High-Level Conference on Tolerance and non-Discrimination; Astana, Kazakhstan
06/29/10 Special Briefing on the Secretary's Upcoming Travel;  Assistant Secretary Philip H. Gordon, Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs; Washington, DC
06/23/10 Remarks at the Floribert Chebeya Bahzire Memorial Service;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
06/08/10 Remarks to the Working Together to Combat Child Labor Conference;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
05/15/10 Claiming your own Future, Creating a Better World; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Madison Area Technical College; Madison, Wisconsin
05/14/10 Briefing on the U.S.-China Human Rights Dialogue;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
04/27/10 Learning From the Past, Looking Toward the Future;  Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Remarks as Prepared for Delivery before the The School of Political Science and Diplomacy, Vytautas Magnus University; Kaunas, Lithuania
04/27/10 Preventing Violence and Achieving World Peace Conference; Washington, DC
04/14/10 Combating Anti-Semitism: Protecting Human Rights; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Testimony Before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights and Oversight; Washington, DC
04/12/10 What did we learn?; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; The Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA); New Haven, Connecticut
04/01/10 Human Rights Videos;  Under Secretary for Democracy and Global Affairs Maria Otero; Washington, DC
03/11/10 Briefing on the Release of the 2009 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
03/11/10 Remarks to the Press on the Release of the 2009 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
03/10/10 International Worker Rights, U.S. Foreign Policy and the International Economy ;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement before the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittees on Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Trade and International Organizations, Human Rights; Washington, DC
03/02/10 Global Internet Freedom and the Rule of Law, Part II;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement before the Senate Judiciary Human Rights and the Law Subcommittee; Washington, DC
03/02/10 Rollout of the 2009 Human Rights Report;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/22/10 Global Anti-Semitism: Proactively Promoting Tolerance; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Jewish Council for Public Affairs Plenum; Dallas, Texas
01/22/10 Briefing on Internet Freedom and 21st Century Statecraft;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
01/22/10 Global Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; The Women's Sabbath; Madison, Wisconsin

2009
12/16/09 Panel One: Dealing with Old and New Forms of Anti-Semitism; Special Envoy to Monitor and Combat Anti-Semitism Hannah Rosenthal; Global Forum for Combating Anti-Semitism; Jerusalem
12/14/09 Remarks on the Human Rights Agenda for the 21st Century;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Georgetown University's Gaston Hall; Washington, DC
11/19/09 The State of Political and Religious Freedom in the Middle East;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Statement before House Foreign Affairs Committee Subcommittee on the Middle East and South Asia; Washington, DC
10/26/09  Briefing on the Release of the 2009 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
10/26/09 Annual Report on International Religious Freedom ;  Assistant Secretary Michael H. Posner, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Foreign Press Center; Washington, DC
10/26/09 Remarks on the Release of the 2009 Annual Report on International Religious;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
10/19/09 Remarks at Swearing-in Ceremony for Michael Posner, Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC
06/08/09 Remarks With U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom Before Their Meeting;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Treaty Room; Washington, DC
02/25/09 2008 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices; Acting Assistant Secretary Karen Stewart, Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor; Washington, DC
02/25/09 The State Department's 2008 Country Reports on Human Rights Practices;  Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton; Washington, DC