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Union honors educator with social justice library – Milwaukee Journal Sentinel


Union honors educator with social justice library
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
The Milwaukee Teachers' Education Association opened the Martin Haberman Library for Social Justice Teaching at its office at 5130 W. Vliet St., announcing the professional resource library will be open to all Milwaukee Public Schools teachers.

Wang’s resignation marks regression of social justice: activist – Focus Taiwan News Channel


Wang's resignation marks regression of social justice: activist
Focus Taiwan News Channel
28 (CNA) Labor Minister Wang Ju-hsuan's resignation symbolized a serious regression of social justice and fairness, a labor rights activist said Friday. "We are worried that her departure would dampen the morale of many Council of Labor Affairs (CLA

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Bahraini wins human rights seat amid protests, teen’s death – CNN



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Bahraini wins human rights seat amid protests, teen's death
CNN
(CNN) — A Bahraini man won a seat on the U.N. Human Rights Council Advisory Committee the same day a young protester in the country was killed, officials and a human rights group said Saturday. King Hamad Bin Isa Al-Khalifa expressed support for Said
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Rights panel seat a vote of confidenceGulf Daily News
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Letter: False justice – Topeka Capital Journal


Letter: False justice
Topeka Capital Journal
Social justice is born of Marxism, and Marxism is atheism. It means equalizing outcomes, not equalizing opportunity. Social justice is far-left political activism. It has nothing to do with Christianity. God's word says that justice is not showing

OSU Community Relations Facilitators: Building Communities for 2012-13


Oregon State University's Community Relations Facilitator (CRF) Team for 2012-13 are a group of undergraduate students with a goal to build inclusive communities on campus. A major focus of the team is to discuss issues surrounding social justice and diversity. They provide facilitation, programming, and are available as a resource to OSU students for a more enjoyable educational experience. To kick off the year, the team would like to introduce themselves to you!
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Defining the term social justice – Vermont Cynic


Defining the term social justice
Vermont Cynic
Assuming that you don't live under some impermeable rock at UVM, you've probably heard or read about Vermont's favorite buzzword: social justice. Indeed, you may be aware of this term's existence, and you may be under the reasonable impression that

Activist oral history archive wins UVU prof peace award – Salt Lake Tribune


Activist oral history archive wins UVU prof peace award
Salt Lake Tribune
Jason Brown always had an egalitarian streak, but it wasn't until he served a church mission in the highlands of the Dominican Republic 10 years ago that the then-Brigham Young University student decided to stand up for social justice. "It put a human

UN Rights Council to Continue Investigating Syrian Abuses – Voice of America



Voice of America
UN Rights Council to Continue Investigating Syrian Abuses
Voice of America
LONDON — An investigation into alleged war crimes in Syria will continue for at least six more months after the United Nations Human Rights Council condemned violations by government forces and rebel fighters. The council's Commission of Inquiry (COI)
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War Crimes Prosecutor Del Ponte Joins Syria ProbeABC News

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Gibran Thomas: I’m a Legend


Slam poet Gibran Thomas declares "I am Legend!" and captivates the crowd of over 1400 young people at the Young Advocate Leadership Training (YALT™) at CDF's 2012 National Conference in Cincinnati, Ohio. Thomas' metaphors paint pictures of the fierce fight for social justice and the fire it takes to make change happen. His poem is a sermon to inspire you to action. Learn more about what you can do to bring change to your community by ordering the whole set of DVDs from the national conference today, and get active tomorrow. shar.es
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What I Learned About Social Justice From the Higgs Boson – Huffington Post


What I Learned About Social Justice From the Higgs Boson
Huffington Post
Rabbi Abraham Joshua Heschel, who had a similar awakening to social justice just a few decades after Bonhoeffer, taught us that the God particle comes to life when we stand up and shine our divine lights into the darkness that permeates our world. Dr

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