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The Enduring Power of Hillary Clinton’s Beijing Speech
05 Sep 2015

The Enduring Power of Hillary Clinton’s Beijing Speech

Twenty years ago today, then First Lady Hillary Clinton traveled to Beijing to address the UN delegation despite the “handwringing” of some in her husband’s administration. In defiance of the State Department and the Chinese Government, Mrs. Clinton spoke the words that still have deep resonance today: “Human rights are women’s rights and women’s rights are human rights once and for all.” The New York...

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