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Harry Belafonte “Inspiring Activism” at Faneuil Hall on Thursday, November 3rd

The Najarian Lecture on Human Rights presents Harry Belafonte at Faneuil Hall. The lecture will be followed by a reception at the Bostonian Hotel. This event is an endowed program of Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway, free and open to the public. Correction: The title of this post was updated to reflect the correct Read More…

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Armenian Heritage Foundation Sponsors Human Rights Lecture With Paul Rusesabagina

Internationally recognized human rights activist Paul Rusesabagina (left) being greeted by Langham Hotel’s Managing Director, Serge Denis. (Photo courtesy of the Langham Hotel.) The Armenian Heritage Foundation hosted its annual lecture last night on human rights at Faneuil Hall, featuring international humanitarian Paul Rusesabagina. Paul is perhaps best known as the real life hero of Read More…

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Lecture on Human Rights with Kerry Kennedy

Armenian Heritage Foundation’s The K. George and Carolann S. Najarian, M.D. Inaugural Lecture on Human Rights – an endowed public program of the Foundation, sponsor of Armenian Heritage Park on the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston.

The Inaugural Lecture is in recognition of the ground breaking of Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway in 2010.

Date & Time:            Thursday, September 23, 2010 at 7pm

Place:                          Faneuil Hall, Boston, Massachusetts 

Keynote Speaker:     Kerry Kennedy

Human Rights Activist; Founder of the Robert F. Kennedy Center for Justice and Human Rights, Washington, D.C.;  Author of Speak Truth to Power: Human Rights Defenders Who are Changing Our World

Opening Remarks:   Peter Balakian

Donald M. and Constance H. Rebar Professor of the Humanities, Colgate University; Author of The Burning Tigris: The Armenian Genocide and America’s Response – A History of International Human Rights and Forgotten Heroes

Free and open to the public, the lecture is offered in partnership with The Bostonian Society, academic institutions and human rights organizations.