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Libya: Discriminatory Restriction on Women – Human Rights Watch



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Libya: Discriminatory Restriction on Women
Human Rights Watch
Libyan officials in the east should immediately repeal this new order, Human Rights Watch said. While governments have the authority to restrict travel on an individual basis based on narrow and appealable grounds laid out in law, al-Nadhouri's order

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Broncos’ Brandon Marshall honored with inaugural Harvard social … – The Denver Channel



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Broncos' Brandon Marshall honored with inaugural Harvard social …
The Denver Channel
DENVER – Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall will be honored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education for his social justice work over the past year.

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‘Toxic’ political rhetoric threatens human rights, Amnesty warns – CNN



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'Toxic' political rhetoric threatens human rights, Amnesty warns
CNN
The report, citing US mass surveillance and drone strikes, also criticizes former President Barack Obama's record on human rights, saying he "leaves a legacy that includes many grievous failures to uphold human rights" during his eight years in office
Amnesty: Toxic fear mongering pushing back human rightsAljazeera.com
Conflict, Growing Authoritarianism, Threaten Human Rights in AfricaVoice of America
World in Progress: Standing up for Human RightsDeutsche Welle
Amnesty International -Amnesty International USA -UPI.com -Amnesty International
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Broncos’ Brandon Marshall honored with inaugural Harvard social justice award – The Denver Channel



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Broncos' Brandon Marshall honored with inaugural Harvard social justice award
The Denver Channel
DENVER – Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall will be honored by the Harvard Graduate School of Education for his social justice work over the past year. Marshall will receive the school's inaugural 2017 Alumni of Color Conference (AOCC) Courage …
Harvard To Honor Brandon Marshall For Stance On Social InjusticeCBS Local

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Brexit could prompt human rights crisis, lawyers warn | The … – The Independent



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Brexit could prompt human rights crisis, lawyers warn | The …
The Independent
Top lawyers and legal experts have warned that Brexit could trigger a human rights crisis in the UK, with the Prime Minister “trading away protections against …
Top lawyers warn of human rights crisis after Brexit | Law | The …The Guardian
JURIST – Legal experts urge UK to remain signatory to human rights …JURIST

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Hundreds at State House rally for social justice reform – WIS


Hundreds at State House rally for social justice reform
WIS
Organizers focused on social justice matters, but one organizer tells me he would rather the people of South Carolina fund road repairs through taxes than President Donald Trump fill McMaster's favor of giving $5 billion to the state in federal money

Intersectionality in social justice activism – University at Buffalo The Spectrum



University at Buffalo The Spectrum
Intersectionality in social justice activism
University at Buffalo The Spectrum
Being a social justice activist infects every aspect of my life – from my daily interactions with friends, to my writing, to volunteering for Planned Parenthood, to the frequent phone calls I make to local Syracuse and Buffalo representatives. I strive

Human Rights Issues Are at Stake in North Korea, Too – InsideSources



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Human Rights Issues Are at Stake in North Korea, Too
InsideSources
The hard truth is that North Koreans suffer widespread human rights violations and are denied fundamental freedoms. The 2014 United Nations Commission of Inquiry (COI) Report details this all too well. The report documents food shortages, political

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Why Social-Justice Warriors Think It’s Okay to Be Racist Towards Asians – National Review



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Why Social-Justice Warriors Think It's Okay to Be Racist Towards Asians
National Review
Madison finally apologized (after digging himself an even deeper hole), but the failure of social-justice liberals to take seriously racism against people of all races is a much broader phenomenon. As the New York Times' Luo told CNN about his Twitter …

Bahrain: Activist’s Speech-Charges Trial to Resume – Human Rights Watch



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Bahrain: Activist's Speech-Charges Trial to Resume
Human Rights Watch
(Beirut) – The trial of the prominent Bahraini human rights activist Nabeel Rajab is scheduled to resume on February 21, 2017, Human Rights Watch said today. He faces a total of 18 years in prison based on two sets of speech-related charges that