The Institute for Policy Studies invites you to the 39th Annual Letelier-Moffitt Human Rights Awards. Join the Institute for Policy Studies, MSNBC’s Dorian Warren, and Congressman Jim McGovern (D-MA) as we honor those fighting for criminal justice reform and an end to impunity for human rights abusers. Special performance by jazz vocalist and DC native Denyse Pearson.
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5:30 pm Reception and Light Fare
7:00 pm Human Rights Awards Ceremony
Domestic Award Recipient
Daryl Atkinson and the Southern Coalition for Social Justice, for their leadership in building a broad-based movement for criminal justice reform, and in empowering those with criminal records to uphold their right to a second chance.
International Award Recipient
Almudena Bernabeu and the Center for Justice and Accountability, for their successful prosecution of several of the worst Latin American perpetrators of crimes against humanity.