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Larry Long: a troubadour for social justice – Minneapolis Star Tribune



Minneapolis Star Tribune
Larry Long: a troubadour for social justice
Minneapolis Star Tribune
He writes and, in his lilting voice, sings in the social justice tradition of Pete Seeger, whom he knew for decades until Seeger's death in January. He hews to Seeger's belief that everyone has “a sacred obligation to do their best at what they're

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Dan Heap, former NDP MP and social justice activist, dead at 88 – Toronto Star


Dan Heap, former NDP MP and social justice activist, dead at 88
Toronto Star
The family's Kensington Market home was a hotbed of student activism around the anti-war, anti-apartheid and social housing movements of the '60s, '70s and '80s, said Danny, 57. Protest marches, sit-ins and picket lines were regular family outings that …

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Social Justice Hour Live 4.25.14 9-10 PM EST – TYT Community


TYT Community is proud to be a part of the TYT Network. Our show features every day people,Young Turks fans, Progressives, and TYT Network Hosts talking about important social, economic, environmen…
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Income inequality: Social justice or crony capitalism? – U-T San Diego


Income inequality: Social justice or crony capitalism?
U-T San Diego
The political movement Occupy Wall Street has shaped the tax and spending proposals of the Obama administration's budget and political debate on the premise that our capitalist economic system is rigged to favor the top-earning “one percenters.

Iran gains prominence at UN despite human rights record – Fox News



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Iran gains prominence at UN despite human rights record
Fox News
Despite their human rights records, the United Nations has elected the Islamic Republic of Iran, Cuba, Sudan and several other repressive regimes to influential committees charged with promoting human rights. Human rights activists see this as a major …
Iran Wins Top Spots on UN Human Rights CommitteesWashington Free Beacon
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Iran Promoted to UN Rights BodiesCommentary Magazine
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The Case for a Moral Universe – Desmond Tutu from the Awakening the Dreamer Symposium


Desmond Tutu argues the case for a moral universe in which good ultimately triumphs over evil. This is an excerpt from the Awakening the Dreamer Symposium produced by the Pachamama Alliance…
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Social Justice Commission on Muskegon Heights’ Marquis Gresham’s death … – The Muskegon Chronicle


Social Justice Commission on Muskegon Heights' Marquis Gresham's death
The Muskegon Chronicle
Several community members and law enforcement officials gathered at Corinthians Baptist Church, 2027 Peck, in Muskegon Heights for the Muskegon County Social Justice Commission meeting Thursday, April 24. Among them were Rev. Samuel Greer of …

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U-turn over human rights protection for home care – The Guardian



The Guardian
U-turn over human rights protection for home care
The Guardian
People receiving state-funded care in their own homes will now be given additional protection by the Human Rights Act, ministers have conceded following pressure from the Liberal Democrat side of the government. An amendment to the care bill in the

The Risk Firm, PLLC | Lawyers – General Practice in Covington


If you face a possible legal problem or are just unsure of your rights, The Risk Firm, PLLC is here to help. An experienced attorney on your side will protec…
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Food for Thought: Social justice and environmental issues intersect at MOSAIC … – PGH City Paper



PGH City Paper
Food for Thought: Social justice and environmental issues intersect at MOSAIC
PGH City Paper
Rauf co-hosts New York City-based Ecosocialist Horizons' fourth annual MOSAIC Convergence, an event linking social justice to environmentalism, and urban gardening to political resistance. The Movement of Oppressed Sectors Acting In Concert takes …