Christendom College

Austin Ruse to Discuss Radical U.N. Policies at Christendom

August 23, 2006

Austin Ruse, president of the Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute, will deliver an address entitled “Radical U. N. Social Policy and the Pro-Life Response” to students at Christendom College at 6:30pm on September 11, 2006.

Catholic Family and Human Rights Institute (C-FAM) is a New York-based non-governmental organization that specializes in assisting UN delegations to negotiate UN resolutions, treaties and conventions. As president, Ruse has participated in negotiating numerous international documents.

Ruse is also founder and president of the International Organizations Research Group, a New York-based think-tank that publishes scholarly research on organizations such as UNICEF, the U.N. Population Fund, the World Bank and the World Health Organization.

He has briefed members of the U.S. House and Senate on U.N. matters, as well as briefing White House and National Security Council staff. He also briefs senior government officials, journalists, Church and non-governmental leaders from around the world.

Mr. Ruse appears frequently on television and radio discussing U.N. matters, having appeared, among others, on various CNN, and Fox News programs. Mr. Ruse publishes frequently, appearing in the Washington Times, National Review Online, the National Catholic Register, Touchstone as well as newspapers around the world.

A reception will follow the talk in the Chapel Crypt. The public is cordially invited to attend. For more information contact Suzannah Redner at 800.877.5456 ext. 239 or