The Russian Key book cover on left; on right: “The PEN Pod: Jeri Laber”

The PEN Pod: The Russian Key with Jeri Laber

“The human rights movement now is facing more problems than ever, and it’s more necessary than ever before. We have serious human rights problems in the United States.” More

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DARE: Journalists are Not the Enemy

Today hundreds of newspapers across the U.S., led by The Boston Globe, coordinated the publication of original editorials highlighting attacks on press. More

Sochi Highlights Need for Olympic Reforms

PEN American Center last week joined over 33 human rights groups in an joint letter to the IOC president, Thomas Bach, recommending that the International Olympic Committee (IOC) carry… More

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