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Obama admininistration slams Iran and Cuba for human rights abuses – CBS News



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Obama admininistration slams Iran and Cuba for human rights abuses
CBS News
On Iran, officials have said the nuclear negotiations, resuming this weekend in Vienna against a June 30 deadline for a deal, are not intended to address other issues the U.S. has with Tehran, including its support for terrorism and its record on human
Iran Again Chided on Human Rights Amid Efforts to Reach Nuclear DealNew York Times
State Department tags Cuba, Iran as human rights abusers amid outreach to Fox News
As Nuclear Deadline Looms, US Slams Iran's Human Rights RecordNewsweek
Bangor Daily News -Washington Times -Voice of America
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Black Fraternities (and Sororities) as Social Justice Organizations: A Model … – Huffington Post



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Black Fraternities (and Sororities) as Social Justice Organizations: A Model
Huffington Post
In the July issue of Essence magazine, Donna M. Owens brings to the fore a topic that has not been addressed in some time–the extent to which black Greek-letter organizations ("BGLOs") are social justice organizations. Her article, "Sister Soldiers: A

Police in Geneva guard UN investigators into Eritrea’s human rights after threats – Reuters


Police in Geneva guard UN investigators into Eritrea's human rights after threats
Reuters
As the investigators began testimony before the U.N. Human Rights Council, council president Joachim Ruecker told the session they had been subjected to "various threats and acts of intimidation in their hotel and in the streets since their arrival in

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Human Rights Watch Accuses World Bank of Inaction When Protesters Face … – New York Times



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Human Rights Watch Accuses World Bank of Inaction When Protesters Face
New York Times
The organization, Human Rights Watch, released an extensive report documenting multiple cases in India, Cambodia, Uganda, Uzbekistan and elsewhere where critics of projects funded by the World Bank were arrested or harassed by officials because the …
Human rights group hits out at World BankFinancial Times
World Bank fails to protect rights of its critics, says Human Rights WatchThe Malaysian Insider
Protesters on World Bank projects harassed, jailed, rights group saysBusiness Insider
Yahoo News -Business Standard
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Hysterical Activism – New York Observer



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Hysterical Activism
New York Observer
Because social justice types are disproportionately represented at media outlets and in the audience for political discourse, they also have a disproportionate impact on what is written, broadcast, and known. And for proponents of social justice

GCHQ’s surveillance of two human rights groups ruled illegal by tribunal – The Guardian



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GCHQ's surveillance of two human rights groups ruled illegal by tribunal
The Guardian
Welcoming the ruling, Eric King, deputy director of Privacy International, said: “If spying on human rights NGOs isn't off limits for GCHQ, then what is? Clearly our spy agencies have lost their way. For too long they've been trusted with too much
GCHQ spied on human rights organisations, court confirmsWired.co.uk
GCHQ's spying on human rights groups was illegal but lawful, courts findInquirer
GCHQ Intercepted Human Rights Group DataSky News
RT -Western Morning News -TechCentral
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This human rights madness must come to an end – Telegraph.co.uk



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This human rights madness must come to an end
Telegraph.co.uk
A terrorist suspect has been permitted to remove his electronic tag because he feared it was a bomb. The story has the makings of a satire on modern life. In fact, it is entirely real. It is yet another example of the European Convention on Human
Electronic tag to be removed from terror suspect who 'feared it was bomb'The Guardian
Human rights madness as terror suspect DOESN'T have to wear tag – as he Express.co.uk
The terror suspect who doesn't have to wear electronic tag because he thinks Daily Mail
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For Faithful, Social Justice Goals Demand Action on Environment – New York Times



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For Faithful, Social Justice Goals Demand Action on Environment
New York Times
The sweeping pastoral letter issued by Pope Francis on Thursday may prove to be a watershed, highlighting the issues of social justice at the heart of the environmental crisis. But the pope's encyclical is, in a sense, simply an exclamation mark on a

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Domestic violence moves up on Christian social justice agenda at summit – Religion News Service


Domestic violence moves up on Christian social justice agenda at summit
Religion News Service
WASHINGTON (RNS) For the last decade, progressive evangelicals have rallied around social justice issues like poverty, racism and human trafficking. This week a gathering of Christian leaders brought another cause to the top of the agenda: domestic …

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Terror suspect’s tag ‘violates his human rights’ – Telegraph.co.uk



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Terror suspect's tag 'violates his human rights'
Telegraph.co.uk
However, Mr Justice Collins, sitting in London, ruled that requiring the man to continue wearing the ankle tag, which is slightly larger than a sports watch, breached his human rights because his mental illness and delusional thoughts had grown worse.

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