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Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing human rights and Israel ties – CNBC



CNBC
Iran sanctions 15 US firms, citing human rights and Israel ties
CNBC
Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 U.S. companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, the state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday. The agency quoted Iran's foreign ministry as saying the companies had "flagrantly violated …
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Working for Social Justice is Not Optional for Catholics – Patheos (blog)


Working for Social Justice is Not Optional for Catholics
Patheos (blog)
The phrase “social justice” tends to trigger a wide range of responses depending on where one lands on the political spectrum. For some, it's a pejorative. For others, a badge of honor. Either way, from a secular perspective, social justice is often

Sue Lani Madsen: City Council’s human rights ordinance could saddle landlords with bad tenants – The Spokesman-Review



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Sue Lani Madsen: City Council's human rights ordinance could saddle landlords with bad tenants
The Spokesman-Review
The potential city budget impact is an expanded role for the Spokane Human Rights Commission. Current language says the commission shall refer a complainant to the “Washington state human rights commissioner or the appropriate agencies.” Proposed …

Wisconsin Badgers are both a basketball team and a social justice incubator – The Undefeated



The Undefeated
Wisconsin Badgers are both a basketball team and a social justice incubator
The Undefeated
1 Villanova, he has been perhaps college sports' most visible advocate for social change. Really, what other senior power forward in America – what other player in an NCAA tournament – is suing the very entity putting on the games for a share of all

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Say what?! UN Human Rights Council declares Israel world’s No. 1 human rights violator – Fox News



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Say what?! UN Human Rights Council declares Israel world's No. 1 human rights violator
Fox News
According to the U.N.'s top human rights body, Israel is the worst human rights violator in the world today. That's the result of the latest session of the UN Human Rights Council which wrapped up in Geneva on Friday by adopting five times more

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Leaving UW, beloved professor’s next act: civic activism, social justice and ‘ethical courage’ – The Seattle Times



The Seattle Times
Leaving UW, beloved professor's next act: civic activism, social justice and 'ethical courage'
The Seattle Times
“I'm not an activist,” he told me this week. But he believes he can help other people be more effective at championing causes he values. It's not as if he's been quietly on the sidelines of issues, though. He's written and spoken prolifically about

Human rights leaders warn against confirming Gorsuch – The Hill



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Human rights leaders warn against confirming Gorsuch
The Hill
Human rights leaders warned the Senate Judiciary Committee against advancing Judge Neil Gorsuch's nomination to the Supreme Court. In the fourth and final day of Gorsuch's confirmation hearing, Jameel Jaffer, executive director of the Knight First …
The Gorsuch Nomination Is A Setback For Human RightsHuffington Post
Whitehouse will question Supreme Court nominee Gorsuch on corporate vs. human rightsThe Providence Journal

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Walpole student participates in summit for social justice – Wicked Local Walpole


Walpole student participates in summit for social justice
Wicked Local Walpole
… high schools and parishes nationwide to deepen their understanding of “a faith that does justice,” to share ideas and resources for social justice programming, and to become empowered to effect positive social change in their local and global

UNTOLD: Social Justice At Any Age – Youth Radio



Youth Radio
UNTOLD: Social Justice At Any Age
Youth Radio
San Leandro High, home of The Pirates, has three distinct academies. An academy for business, arts, and social justice. The social justice academy, SJA for short, is predominantly young people of color. During the past. During the past November

In an Unprecedented No-Show, the US Pulls Out of Planned Human Rights Hearing – ACLU (blog)



ACLU (blog)
In an Unprecedented No-Show, the US Pulls Out of Planned Human Rights Hearing
ACLU (blog)
The United States has pulled its participation from hearings planned for today by a regional human rights body that has enjoyed the support of every U.S. administration since its founding. The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights is meeting in …
US Ditches Human Rights Hearing in 'Unprecedented Show of Disrespect'Common Dreams
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Trump Administration Is A No-Show At Hearings On Human RightsHuffington Post
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