Randa Kassis

Syrian politician, journalist and President of the Movement for a Pluralistic Society

Human Rights

James Kirchick

Journalist, author, and visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution


Mukhtar Mai

Pakistani rape victim, author and human rights activist


Abidine Merzough

Anti-slavery activist, European Coordinator of the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement in Mauritania


Guy Mettan

Journalist and Executive Director of the Club Suisse de la Presse 

Human Rights

Alfred Moses

Chair of UN Watch, former U.S. Ambassador to Romania, Special Presidential Envoy for the Cyprus Conflict, Special Counsel to President Jimmy Carter


Marina Nemat

Iranian author imprisoned for criticizing the Iranian regime at the age of 16


Pyotr Verzilov

Russian performance artist, husband of imprisoned Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, member of the Pussy Riot feminist rock band