Human Rights Advocate and Film Producer Thor Halvorssen

Thor Halvorssen became involved full-time with advocating for human rights when his father was held as a political prisoner in Venezuela. However, he began advocating for the South African apartheid in 1989 when he was an adolescent in London. Due to his father becoming a political prison, Thor Halvorssen founded the Human Rights Foundation. The Human Rights Foundation promotes the… More →

Yeon-mi Park: Global Activist for Change

At an age when many young American women become famous for their pouty lips, prodigious breasts and wild antics, young activists like Yeonmi Park and Malala Yousafzai are busy putting their skills to work to create much needed global change. Born in 1993 in Heysan, North Korea, Yoen-mi Park was born into a world of wealth and privilege. At least… More →