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Why social justice warriors never honor a truce – New York Post



New York Post
Why social justice warriors never honor a truce
New York Post
But a reasonable person might expect social-justice warriors to at least take the weekend off to celebrate. But no. Even when the cookie is this big, the mice want something more. The call went out that there were new citadels to conquer. Within hours

Social Justice Activist: Slavery Never Ended, It Just Evolved – Here And Now



Here And Now
Social Justice Activist: Slavery Never Ended, It Just Evolved
Here And Now
Bryan Stevenson is the founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative in Montgomery, Alabama. (eji.org). In the aftermath of the invasion of Iraq in 2003, when Americans were frustrated at the flare up of sectarian violence between

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Bahrain’s human rights still fall short, despite Washington policy shift – Al Jazeera America



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Bahrain's human rights still fall short, despite Washington policy shift
Al Jazeera America
Despite the United States' decision this week to lift a ban on security assistance to Bahrain imposed on the country for its violent crackdown on pro-democracy protesters in 2011, activists groups and campaigners say the Gulf nation still has major

Poynter will partner for Pulitzer’s 2016 centennial with a focus on social justice – Poynter.org


Poynter will partner for Pulitzer's 2016 centennial with a focus on social justice
Poynter.org
All marquee events will be free of charge and open to the public. The first will be at The Poynter Institute in St. Petersburg, Fla., in late March 2016. Press coverage focusing on social justice and equality – past, present and future – will be the
Pulitzer Board Names Poynter as Partner to Commemorate Pulitzer Prize PR Newswire (press release)

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Using data visualisation to bring historic human rights cases to life – The Guardian (blog)



The Guardian (blog)
Using data visualisation to bring historic human rights cases to life
The Guardian (blog)
In 50 Human Rights Cases that Transformed Britain, we are using data visualisation to introduce people to landmark human rights cases – and not just the ones you have read about in the press. You would not normally associate human rights law with data …

After Charleston: What about true social justice? – The Decatur Daily



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After Charleston: What about true social justice?
The Decatur Daily
The brutal murder of nine people at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina on June 17 was an act of “racial terrorism” — to quote NAACP President Cornell Williams Brooks. It was also a chilling assault on
After CharlestonHays Daily News

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China attacks US human rights record in annual report – Reuters



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China attacks US human rights record in annual report
Reuters
In a lengthy report carried by the official Xinhua news agency, the information office of the State Council, or cabinet, said the United States "violated human rights in other countries in a more brazen manner, and was given more 'red cards' in the
Sinosphere | China Issues Report on US Human Rights Record, in Annual Tit for New York Times (blog)
China Slams US Human-Rights Record in Annual ReportNBCNews.com
China Issues Report on 'Terrible' US Human Rights RecordWall Street Journal (blog)
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Quartz Weekend Brief—Social justice, gentrification’s secret sauce … – Quartz


Quartz Weekend Brief—Social justice, gentrification's secret sauce
Quartz
It's shaping up to be a momentous year for progress on social justice issues in the US. Landmark policy shifts, legal rulings, and business decisions are both a reflection of and a reason behind a recalibration of popular opinion on everything from the …

China has issued a scathing report on human rights abuses in the United States – Quartz



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China has issued a scathing report on human rights abuses in the United States
Quartz
The human rights situation in the United States is “increasingly grave,” according to a seven-page report released today by China's State Council, and unlikely to get better in the near term—the US shows “not a bit of regret for or intention to
China attacks US human rights record in annual reportReuters
China issues report attacking US human rights recordThe Guardian
China Slams US Human-Rights Record in Annual ReportNBCNews.com
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2015: The year online activism tipped the scales for social justice – Quartz


2015: The year online activism tipped the scales for social justice
Quartz
The year 2015 is shaping up to be a momentous period for progress on social justice issues. Landmark policy shifts, legal rulings, and business decisions have both reflected and helped to influence a recalibration of popular opinion on everything from