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Olympics: Host City Contracts Will Include Rights Protections

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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I went out with a new friend back in April, for sushi. Just sushi. And it ended up costing me thousands of dollars.

As Melissa Ovard described how they had formed a company to provide products to make girls’ adolescent transitions easier, I was hooked. Her enthusiasm spilled all over our Continue →

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By Emily McGranachan, Member of Amnesty International USA’s LGBT Human Rights Coordinating Group

While pundits in the U.S. lament the political stalemate on Capitol Hill, legislatures elsewhere have had a banner year. Take Uganda, for example, where no fewer than three major pieces of controversial and internationally scrutinized legislation were signed into Continue →

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A Foreign Policy for All Re-Thinking U.S. Foreign Policy for the 21st Century Saturday, November 8, 2014, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm MIT Room 34-101, 50 Vassar St, Cambridge, MA  Confirmed Speakers Noam Chomsky, MIT Institute Professor, author,Profit Over People: Neoliberalism and Global Order Bill Fletcher, former president, Trans Africa Forum; Continue →
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France: Press Rights With Visiting Azerbaijani President

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Addressing a Budget Blind Spot

by Jessie Calkins on October 22, 2014

Stack of dollars

by Kathy Crandall Robinson, WAND Senior Public Policy Director

Recently we’ve been reviewing our family budget and I’ve had to come to grips with the fact that I spend too much on something that has become a rather mindless habit – that daily trip for my very fancy latte. This habit Continue →

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Last week I attended an unconference.  Well. Not really.  My husband was invited and me and my son tagged along.  So far, apart from saying unconference, that's really a common occurrence.  If you are like me, we have been to our fair share of conferences, trainings, conventions, either as a Continue →

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Dr. Widad Akrawi Receives the Pfeffer Peace Award

by Linda Kelly on October 22, 2014

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Turkey: Abusive Policing Powers Bill

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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A NOVEL APPROACH

by Community Help Community on October 22, 2014

A NOVEL APPROACH TOWARDS REFUGEE/NON-REFUGEE COMMUNITIES & RESETTLEMENT COUNTRIES 

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Senegal: Chad’s Inaction Won’t Prevent Habré Trial

by Human Rights Watch on October 22, 2014

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Karmapa graces Delek Hospital’s 43rd founding anniversary

by Phayul Latest News on October 22, 2014

His Eminence the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje today attended the 43rd founding anniversary of the Tibetan Delek Hospital here. Also present at a modest gathering were Spea
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