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In Major Shift, Trump Taking Egypt’s Human Rights Issues Private – New York Times



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In Major Shift, Trump Taking Egypt's Human Rights Issues Private
New York Times
The decision to sideline human rights issues in Egypt publicly comes just days after the Trump administration told Congress that it would lift human rights conditions imposed by President Barack Obama's administration and resume arms sales to Bahrain, …
Amnesty International USA: President Trump Must Emphasize Human Rights at Meeting with Egyptian President SisiAmnesty International USA
Trump, Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi unlikely to discuss human rights abusesWashington Examiner

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Weekend concert in Amherst to benefit Springfield NAACP, Arise for Social Justice – MassLive.com



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Weekend concert in Amherst to benefit Springfield NAACP, Arise for Social Justice
MassLive.com
AMHERST — Advocacy and faith organizations in Amherst will host a benefit concert this weekend in support of the Greater Springfield NAACP and Arise for Social Justice. Sponsored by the Amherst NAACP and other groups, the Justice For All concert and …

Administration prepares fighter jet sale to Bahrain despite human rights concerns – CBS News



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Administration prepares fighter jet sale to Bahrain despite human rights concerns
CBS News
The Trump administration has laid the groundwork for the U.S. to authorize the sale of F-16 fighter jets to Bahrain without human rights conditions — a change of course from the Obama administration, which sought to use arms sales to simultaneously …
'Galling': US Lifts Human Rights Restrictions on Arms Sales to BahrainCommon Dreams
Rex Tillerson to Lift Human Rights Conditions on Arms Sale to BahrainNew York Times
Trump administration drops human rights in Bahrain F-16 dealABC News
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Top General Says Human Rights Shouldn’t Hold Up US Arms Sales – Bloomberg



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Top General Says Human Rights Shouldn't Hold Up US Arms Sales
Bloomberg
The commander of U.S. forces in the Middle East said foreign arms sales to allies shouldn't be burdened with preconditions tied to human rights, citing the case of Bahrain. Army General Joseph Votel, who heads U.S. Central Command, told a congressional …

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College shuts down satirical ‘social-justice bake sale’ – WND.com – WND.com



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College shuts down satirical 'social-justice bake sale' – WND.com
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(THE COLLEGE FIX) — DENVER – An administrator at Regis University told a student he couldn't host a satirical “social justice bake sale” during the Catholic …
University shuts down satirical social justice bake sale for this …The Rebel

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Wisconsin Badgers demonstrate social justice activism – Wisconsin Independent (press release)



Wisconsin Independent (press release)
Wisconsin Badgers demonstrate social justice activism
Wisconsin Independent (press release)
Despite a stunning comeback performance against the Florida Gators, the Wisconsin Badgers fell short in the remaining seconds of final overtime in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament. But all season, the Badgers men's basketball team has shown that …

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Human Rights Bureau denies all claims made by former Missoula undersheriff – The Missoulian



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Human Rights Bureau denies all claims made by former Missoula undersheriff
The Missoulian
More than eight months after holding a three-day hearing on the matter, the Montana Human Rights Bureau has issued a decision denying former Missoula County undersheriff Josh Clark's claims that he was discriminated against by Sheriff T.J. McDermott.

Shippensburg to host social-justice conference – Herald-Mail Media


Shippensburg to host social-justice conference
Herald-Mail Media
Shippensburg University's Institute for Social Inclusion will host its second annual Conference of Social Inclusion and Social Justice on Friday, April 7, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Ceddia Union Building. The goal of the conference is to promote the

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Why Washington was a no show at human rights hearings | USA | Al … – Aljazeera.com



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Why Washington was a no show at human rights hearings | USA | Al …
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By sitting out IACHR hearings, the Trump administration signals its contempt for international accountability.

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What is social justice? – OUPblog (blog)


What is social justice?
OUPblog (blog)
Using a social justice lens helps organizations to reframe issues generally viewed as individual in origin to include broader social, political, economic, and cultural understandings. In the following excerpt from the Encyclopedia of Social Work, Janet