Category Archives: Human Rights Activist


Ever since his days as a young man, speaking out against the injustices he saw in apartheid South Africa, Thor Halvorssen has been at the forefront of the movement to call attention to violations of human rights and restrictions on … Continue reading

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Thor Halvorssen, Founder Of The Human Rights Foundation, Fearful Of Authoritarian Rise

With the election of Donald Trump in the United States, it seems that authoritarianism is on the rise throughout the world. Authoritarian rulers are strong men. They often rise to power by blaming their countries woes on a vulnerable population … Continue reading

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The Fight for Human Rights

When it comes to human rights, there is no one more committed to his cause than Thor Halvorssen. Thor is the president of the Human Rights Foundation and has been doing everything he can since he can remember. He has … Continue reading

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