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New York human rights law places ban on race discrimination on basis of hair – Atlanta Journal Constitution


New York human rights law places ban on race discrimination on basis of hair  Atlanta Journal Constitution

The New York City Commission on Human Rights announced Monday that individuals who have been ha…

Gee: You don’t settle on social justice, Colin Kaepernick – MyNorthwest.com


Gee: You don’t settle on social justice, Colin Kaepernick  MyNorthwest.com

Colin Kaepernick prompted a lot of debates, and discussion, about social justice issues when he took a knee. How do we feel about that now that he has taken a …

UN Human Rights Office calls for review of charges vs Maria Ressa – ABS-CBN News


UN Human Rights Office calls for review of charges vs Maria Ressa  ABS-CBN News

MANILA – The United Nations human rights office expressed concern over the arrest of Rappler chief Maria Ressa over cyber libel charges.

Award winner is social justice advocate | Local News – Leader-Telegram


Award winner is social justice advocate | Local News  Leader-Telegram

When she arrived at UW-Eau Claire more than 30 years ago, Rose-Marie Avin, a native of Haiti, knew her life was going to be transformed. What she may not …

Black activists, faith communities find they still need each other – Toledo Blade


Black activists, faith communities find they still need each other  Toledo Blade

Through his involvement in the Nation of Islam, Washington Muhammad understands the relationship between faith and social justice. With the Community …

Still-active human rights case speaks to lasting homophobia in Canada: activists – Regina Leader-Post


Still-active human rights case speaks to lasting homophobia in Canada: activists  Regina Leader-Post

ST. JOHN’S, N.L. — Just over 14 years ago, the government of Newfoundland and Labrador issued the province’s marriage commissioners an ultimatum: agree …

Human Rights and China – Penn Current


Human Rights and China  Penn Current

Marking several significant human rights anniversaries, including 30 years since the People’s Republic of China accepted universal human rights, leading …

February Social Justice Event Roundup | Social Justice | laloyolan.com – Los Angeles Loyolan


February Social Justice Event Roundup | Social Justice | laloyolan.com  Los Angeles Loyolan

You won’t want to miss these four upcoming social justice engagements on campus.

Generations of Activism Trailer | Generations Of Activism | laloyolan.com – Los Angeles Loyolan


Generations of Activism Trailer | Generations Of Activism | laloyolan.com  Los Angeles Loyolan

The Los Angeles Loyolan and ROAR studios proudly present “Generations of Activism” — a three-part documentary series on student activism and social justice …

‘Endemic’ sexual violence surging in South Sudan: UN human rights office – UN News


‘Endemic’ sexual violence surging in South Sudan: UN human rights office  UN News

A surge in sexual violence in South Sudan’s Unity state targeting victims as young as eight years old, has prompted a call from the UN human rights office, …