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Storytelling for social justice – The Depaulia



The Depaulia
Storytelling for social justice
The Depaulia
DePaul University's Center for Identity, Inclusion and Social Change hosted a hip-hop and social justice workshop with Aisha Fukushima last Tuesday morning, Oct. 25. In Student Center 120AB, there was plenty of room for attendees to get up and

Dakota Access pipeline protests: UN group investigates human rights abuses – The Guardian



The Guardian
Dakota Access pipeline protests: UN group investigates human rights abuses
The Guardian
A United Nations group is investigating allegations of human rights abuses by North Dakota law enforcement against Native American protesters, with indigenous leaders testifying about “acts of war” they observed during mass arrests at an oil pipeline

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Iran criticizes Saudi re-election to UN human rights council – Fox News



Commentary Magazine
Iran criticizes Saudi re-election to UN human rights council
Fox News
TEHRAN, Iran – Iran has criticized the re-election of Saudi Arabia to the U.N. Human Rights Council. A Sunday report by the official IRNA news agency quotes Deputy Foreign Minister Abbas Araghchi as saying that the election is, "the best indication
Where Human Rights Come SecondCommentary Magazine
America's Smart Move at the UN Human Rights CouncilHuffington Post
Russia loses seat on UN Human Rights CouncilWFMZ Allentown
ABC News -New York Times -Jerusalem Post Israel News
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MTV News Social Justice Forecast For October 28–November 5 – MTV.com



MTV.com
MTV News Social Justice Forecast For October 28–November 5
MTV.com
This is a season of reflection, celebration, and taking hold of our fears — all of which help us prepare for the day when we can harvest justice for everyone. When we come together to plan, take action, party, and even mourn, we draw closer to a

World|Russia Loses Seat on UN Human Rights Council – New York Times



New York Times
World|Russia Loses Seat on UN Human Rights Council
New York Times
UNITED NATIONS — Russia narrowly lost its seat on the main United Nations body devoted to human rights on Friday, signaling international dismay over the military power's conduct in Syria. The vote was to select countries to represent Eastern Europe
Russia Voted off UN Human Rights CouncilABC News
Russia loses seat on UN Human Rights Council by just 2 votesCNN International
Russia Fails To Win Re-election To U.N. Human Rights CouncilHuffington Post
PBS NewsHour -The Guardian
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Social justice is becoming a bigger issue in Germany – The Economist



The Economist
Social justice is becoming a bigger issue in Germany
The Economist
THE refugee crisis is not the only issue that could decide next autumn's election of the Bundestag. If Germany's three left-wing parties get their wish, social justice may become just as contentious. The Social Democrats (who currently govern as junior

Yazidi women who escaped from Isis win EU human rights prize – The Guardian



The Guardian
Yazidi women who escaped from Isis win EU human rights prize
The Guardian
The annual Sakharov prize for freedom of thought, established in 1988, is named after the Soviet physicist and outspoken dissident Andrei Sakharov and is awarded to “individuals who have made an exceptional contribution to the fight for human rights …
2 Yazidi women who escaped Islamic State group win human rights prizeFox News
Escaped IS sex slaves win top EU human rights prizeThe Times of Israel
Yazidi women survivors of 'Islamic State' win EU's Sakharov human rights prizeDeutsche Welle
Hindustan Times
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Is internet access a social justice issue? – The Seattle Globalist – Seattle Globalist



Seattle Globalist
Is internet access a social justice issue? – The Seattle Globalist
Seattle Globalist
Fifteen percent of Seattle households don't have internet access and many more are stuck in the slow lane. Is it time to make internet a public utility?

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Social Justice Educator Lutze Segu On Anger And Compassion In Online Activist Spaces – ColorLines magazine


Social Justice Educator Lutze Segu On Anger And Compassion In Online Activist Spaces
ColorLines magazine
Stream this episode of the FacingRace: Stories & Voices podcast in which Lutze Segu discusses critical self-reflection, pointing out how important it is to “complicate your politics” and have compassion when doing social justice work. Lutze is the

UN expert calls junk food a human rights concern – CBS News



CBS News
UN expert calls junk food a human rights concern
CBS News
A U.N. expert says junk food is a human rights concern. Hilal Elver, the U.N.'s special representative on the right to food, said Tuesday the rise of industrial food production combined with trade liberalization has allowed large corporations to flood
'Junk food is a human rights concern': UN expert warns poor people are forced to choose between nutrition and …Daily Mail
UN expert suggests junk food a human rights issuePolitico
Human Rights to Food, Water, Sanitation Essential for Enjoyment of All Others, Experts Tell Third Committee during …ReliefWeb

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