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8 ways to meaningfully support social justice movements – Mashable



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8 ways to meaningfully support social justice movements
Mashable
Jenn Li, a Washington, D.C.-based activist, started in high school simply by going to organizing meetings her teacher told her about. "I just showed up," Li tells Mashable. "They always had a plan, so I could … Books like This Changes Everything by

Cuban leader Raul Castro says human rights should not be politicized – NewsOK.com



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Cuban leader Raul Castro says human rights should not be politicized
NewsOK.com
Western journalists covering President Barack Obama's historic trip to Cuba put Cuban president Raul Castro on the spot Monday, forcing Castro to respond to questions about human rights abuses and political prisoners. Obama's trip to Cuba — the first
Human rights have not improved for Cuban peopleFlorida Times-Union
Obama's feckless defense of human rights in CubaThe Times and Democrat
Obama's Legacy Will Be Marked by His Silence on Human Rights in CubaDaily Signal
Foreign Policy (blog) -UPI.com
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Christians preach social justice downtown – Hamilton Spectator



Hamilton Spectator
Christians preach social justice downtown
Hamilton Spectator
The Walk is based on the Stations of the Cross commemorating Christ's journey on Good Friday, and is intended to reflect Christ's passion in modern society as witnessed through various social justice issues of our time and particular to Hamilton.
Easter: A Social Justice Holiday — Think About ItEBONY.com
City observes 36th Way of CrossPembroke Daily Observer

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Digital Disruption of Human Rights – Human Rights Watch



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Digital Disruption of Human Rights
Human Rights Watch
Earlier in the week, we explored the conceptual challenges to the universal human rights framework that have been brought by digital technology. Today, we shift from conceptual to concrete real world challenges, to explore the various ways digital …

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Sexual Harassment Cases Tarnish Berkeley’s Image as a Center of Social Activism – New York Times



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Sexual Harassment Cases Tarnish Berkeley's Image as a Center of Social Activism
New York Times
For decades, the University of California, Berkeley, has been synonymous with liberal activism and social justice campaigns. But students, alumni and staff members say they have a hard time squaring that image with a spate of high-profile sexual

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Human rights on trial in Egypt as NGO funding case revived – Reuters



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Human rights on trial in Egypt as NGO funding case revived
Reuters
"I think some in the security agencies see human rights organizations as part of this global conspiracy to sow chaos, and that is actually in the asset freeze order," Morayef told Reuters. "This would be the biggest blow to human rights organizations
Five international institutions critical of human rights conditions in Egypt in MarchDaily News Egypt
Amnesty condemns Egyptian crackdown on human rights groupsDeutsche Welle
Egypt crackdown targets human rights defendersErasing 76 Crimes
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Hate and racism in the South gave rise to ‘social justice journalism’ – Poynter.org



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Hate and racism in the South gave rise to 'social justice journalism'
Poynter.org
About a year ago, we were commissioned by the Pulitzer Prize board to conduct a marquee event on March 31 and April 1 in St. Petersburg, Florida to honor those winners connected to the theme of “Social Justice and Equality.” To prepare for this event, …

Refugee crisis: human rights chief hits out at Cameron and May – The Guardian



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Refugee crisis: human rights chief hits out at Cameron and May
The Guardian
Europe's human rights commissioner has accused David Cameron and Theresa May of “scaling up alarmist rhetoric” on migration, portraying migrants as a “threat to UK society” and fuelling a xenophobic climate in Britain. The criticism from Nils Muižnieks
Don't call them 'illegal immigrants', says Europe human rights commissionerTelegraph.co.uk

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Social Justice Internet: The ‘Body Positive’ Movement Is Actually Transphobic – National Review Online



National Review Online
Social Justice Internet: The 'Body Positive' Movement Is Actually Transphobic
National Review Online
According to an article on Social Justice Internet, too many phrases used by the body-positive movement are actually super transphobic and must never be used again. “Our 'body positive mantras' seek to only validate cisgender people, effectively

These Are The Major Human Rights Issues In Cuba And The Castro Government’s Response – Huffington Post



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These Are The Major Human Rights Issues In Cuba And The Castro Government's Response
Huffington Post
Both the speech and the meeting will be closely followed by international human rights organizations and critics of Obama re-establishing diplomatic relations with Cuba. Supporters of Obama's move say that policy will do more to advance liberal reforms
Hypocrisy over Cuba's human rights recordThe Guardian
Obama, Castro spar over human rights, embargoPhilly.com
The Biggest Human Rights Abuses in Cuba Happen at Guantanamo BayCenter for Research on Globalization
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