Lhadon Tethong 2019 Democracy Award Acceptance Remarks
Thank you, Representative Suozzi, and thank you to the National Endowment for Democracy for this incredible honor. In June 1989, I was 13 years old, watching coverage of the students protesting in Tiananmen...
What's the Point of the Rule of Law?
02:00 PM - 03:30 PM
Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Martin Krygier critiqued existing ways of thinking about the rule of law and offered alternative frameworks.
China’s Repression Model: Tiananmen, Today, Tomorrow
12:00 PM - 02:30 PM
Key policy makers, activists, and experts will discuss the urgent need to confront and counter the brutal persecution of Uyghurs, Tibetans, and Chinese Christians, as well as how to challenge the spread of China’s Repression Model within and beyond its borders.
Building Democratic Resilience in the Western Balkans
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Reagan-Fascell Democracy Fellow Agon Maliqi discussed how to bolster domestic constituencies for liberal democracy in the Western Balkans. A panel of experts elaborated on larger regional and geopolitical trends and ways to counter the influence of authoritarianism.
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