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Five lobby groups call for statewide non-cooperation movement on November 25

Syllad | The rising MeghalayaNovember 23, 2022 Five pressure groups decided on Wednesday to hold a sit-in protest on Thursday and a statewide non-cooperation movement on November 25, to pressure the state government to take stern action against the killing of five people by Assam police in Mukroh village in West Quarter of Jaintia hills. […]

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Workshop on “Contemporary Spain: Culture, Society and Politics” – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

Aligarh: Deliberations on important aspects of Spanish history, politics and society marked the inaugural day of the two-week online workshop sponsored by the Global University Networks Initiative (GIAN) on “Spain Contemporary: Culture, Society and Politics” from the Department of Foreign Languages ​​(Spanish Section), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). The program will end on November 30. Inaugurating […]

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Civil rights groups oppose Trump’s reinstatement on Twitter

Black America Web Featured Video CLOSE Source: OLIVIER DOULIERY / Getty A The platform’s accountability group has called out Elon Musk for breaking his word by reinstating previously banned accounts, including former President Donald Trump, without a straightforward process. Free Press, a media and technology advocacy organization, released a statement saying Musk broke his promise […]

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Government and society have responsibility to mainstream queer community, says Kerala Minister R. Bindu

Government and society have a responsibility to bring the queer community into the mainstream, said Higher Education and Social Justice Minister R. Bindu. She was addressing Edam, a queer community gathering, held at the Kerala Sahitya Akademi hall here on Saturday as part of the 20th anniversary of Sahayathrika, an organization that works with the […]

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Myrlie Evers-Williams honored as Birmingham Civil Rights Institute celebrates 30 years

Friday’s Birmingham Civil Rights Institute awards ceremony recognized the impact the city of Birmingham has had on civil rights throughout history. Some call this city the cradle of the movement and many take advantage of the celebration of thirty years to look to the future. “Its mission remains more relevant than ever – that it […]

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Tisch College Welcomes Renowned Civil Rights Lawyer Sherrilyn Ifill | The daily life of tufts

The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life sign outside Barnum Hall is pictured November 6.(Samantha Pokorny/The Tufts Daily) By Wevhu Tokwe The Jonathan M. Tisch College of Civic Life closed its 2022 Solomont Lecture Series on Nov. 9 with a lecture by Sherrilyn Ifill, a prominent civil rights advocate. Ifill gave an overview of […]

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Civil and political rights of refugees in South Africa

IN January 2020, South Africa’s Home Affairs Minister Aaron Motsoaledi announced the introduction of new regulations which could have significant implications for the engagement in any political activity of refugees or asylum seekers in the country. The new regulations, titled The Refugees Act 1998 (Refugee Regulations) 2019 (the “regulations”), nullify the right of refugees in […]

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Houston Museum of Fine Arts Photography Exhibit Highlights Civil Rights Era Parks, Carmichael

“Gordon Parks: Stokely Carmichael and Black Power,” on display at the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston until January 16, 2023, deserves a special place in an art museum. Parks has given us a collection of photographs that are not only visually appealing, but storytelling at its most captivating. In 1966, Parks was commissioned by […]

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Iran’s freedom movement becomes a freedom revolution

The world sees the Iranian people courageously and persistently expressing their legitimate demands for freedom. In recent weeks, in response to the violent death of Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old Iranian Kurdish woman, while detained by the regime’s morality police for not wearing “her hijab properly”, Iranians have bravely challenged the brutality of the ruling mullahs […]

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How a Tar Heel Combines Her Passions for Civil Rights and Sports at Miami Law

Kennedy Byrd was able to combine her love of sport and social justice and create a path that allowed for both. The University of Miami Law School gave her a place to not only follow her dreams, but also be in an environment she loves. If you want to learn more about Miami Law and […]

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A plea from a veteran of the civil rights movement – vote

As a child growing up in the segregated South, I was involved in the fight for suffrage for over six decades. My involvement in the civil rights movement led to my being imprisoned while working with the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee and propelled me to a life of public service, engaging and defending democracy. In […]

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Katrín Jakobsdóttir: “Democracies must stand together to protect hard-won political rights and freedoms”

“There is a tendency to think that democracies perish as a result of violent actions, such as military coups or aggression. But in our time they can be undermined in other overt ways or wither away in enforced silence,” Icelandic Prime Minister Katrín Jakobsdóttir said, referring to undemocratic practices such as taking over the media […]

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Promoter of civil society movement among five candidates running for Kanowit at GE15

(L to R) Michael, Chen, Aaron, Elli and Mohd Fauzi at the Kanowit Appointment Center yesterday. KUCHING (November 6): A promoter of the civil society movement Gerakan TanahAirKu Sarawak (GTAKS) Dr. Eli Luhat is among five candidates vying for the parliamentary seat of Kanowit in the upcoming 15th general election (GE15). “I am a 65 […]

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Groups make conflicting leadership claims on Latin America’s oldest civil rights organization

Two groups claim leadership over the country’s oldest Latino civil rights organization, prolonging a dispute rooted in a botched national election in July. Since that election for the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), a grassroots organization that is the cornerstone of national Hispanic civic participation, both groups have been fight for control of […]

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How coal miners and factory workers helped found the environmental movement

Rachel Carson, a scientist and writer from rural Pennsylvania, published Silent Spring 60 years ago. Many credit this book, which meticulously documented the harm DDT pesticides were inflicting on wildlife, farm animals and humans as early as the 1950s, with launching the modern environmental movement. Carson has collected stories from across the United States to […]

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Civil Rights Lawyer and Retired Navy Commander Face Off in 50th District Race | Elections

The race to become state representative for the 50th district is expected to be more competitive than previous contests. Representative Sara Walsh, R-Ashland, currently holds the seat but is not running for re-election. She initially ran for Missouri’s 4th congressional district, but dropped out because that district’s redistricting cut off her base of support in […]

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FG ensures the rapid movement of cargo along inland waterways

“We want to ensure that inland waterway transport is developed as the movement of containers and other cargo by barges from Lagos through intra-coastal routes” By Uzor Odigbo The federal government has assured that it is working diligently to ensure that inland waterways are sufficiently developed to bring cargoes by barge to their destination ports. […]

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Memphis Airport Adds Civil Rights Photographer Exhibit

By ALICIA DAVIDSON, The Daily Memphian MEMPHIS, Tennessee (AP) — The Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change at the University of Memphis and Memphis International Airport will co-host an exhibit depicting the civil rights movement in Fayette County through the photographs of freelance photographer Art Shay. The photographs will be displayed in the airport […]

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From tomato soup to fossil fuel divestment: why the youth climate movement is changing

Climate protesters hold a protest as they throw cans of tomato soup at Vincent van Gogh’s ‘Sunflowers’ at the National Gallery in London, UK, October 14, 2022. Credit: Just Stop Oil /Handout/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images Andrew Chu had, of course, heard about the tomato soup incident. Who does not have? Last week, two irreverent […]

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Afghan Cultural Society opens new space for healing and helping

Beyond the tall, bright windows of the Afghan Cultural Society, immigrant-owned restaurants and colorful murals line a bustling Cedar Avenue in Minneapolis. Peek inside and you’ll discover a calmer scene: red Afghan rugs and matching throw pillows cover the floors and walls of a large, sunny room; some days people sit on the floor drinking […]

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A civil rights lawyer and a retired naval officer fight over the Missouri House District 50 seat

A retired naval officer and a civil rights attorney fight over the right to represent Missouri’s 50th State House District. Each says their experience makes them the best candidates for the job. The race pits retired naval officer James Musgraves, a Republican, against civil rights lawyer Douglas Mann, a Democrat, in the Nov. 8 general […]

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The Khoisan movement embarks on a march against the housing crisis

The mass Khoisan movement is preparing to embark on a 50km march tomorrow to raise money for Gauteng’s housing crisis and to demand land and housing. According to the civil rights movement, community members and volunteers will walk from Johannesburg to Vodacom’s head office, then to the Union Buildings in Pretoria overnight and to the […]

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The North American Spine Society honors 2 physicians and 2 researchers

The North American Spine Society recognized two physicians and two researchers for their work as part of its 2022 Recognition Awards. Henry Farfan Award: John Hipp, PhD. Dr. Hipp has been recognized for his contributions to basic scientific research on the spine, according to an Oct. 11 press release from NASS. He joined NASS in […]

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The movement “Women, life, freedom” publishes a national charter. What does all this say?

A woman holds a banner during a protest against the death of Mahsa Amini in Tehran. PA New Delhi: An anonymous and unknown group in Iran released a national charter for the “Women, Life, Freedom” movement on Saturday and hinted at the overthrow of the oppressive Islamic regime and the establishment of the secular “Republic […]

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Civil rights and democracy groups call on social media companies to tackle election misinformation

Eleven civil rights and democracy groups have sent out a new letter calling on social media CEOs to combat and stem the endemic problem of election misinformation ahead of the upcoming midterm elections, as advocates warn that they expect misinformation to increase as Election Day approaches. Advocates have been calling on social media giants to […]

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G7 Ministers Urge Iran to Respect UN Covenant on Civil Rights

The Group of Seven (G7) gender equality ministers expressed their “solidarity with the people who are mobilizing in Iran against violations and abuses of their human rights and fundamental freedoms”. In a statement after a G7 meeting in Berlin on Friday, German Women’s Minister Lisa Paus and her G7 counterparts called on the Islamic Republic […]

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Art Beat: Garibaldi Trio make their Coast Recital Society debut on October 16

The Garibaldi Trio make their Coast Recital Society debut this Sunday, October 16 at 2:30 p.m. at Raven’s Cry Theater in Sechelt. The performers are Jose Franch-Ballester (clarinet), Marina Thibeault (viola) and David Fung (piano). The Garibaldi Trio make their Coast Recital Society debut this Sunday, October 16 at 2:30 p.m. at Raven’s Cry Theater […]

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* Rahul Dev and Mugdha Godse Grace at the company cover unveiling event

Interiors and Design magazine of October 6* Society Interiors and Design magazine is India’s leading interior design and decorating magazine. It covers all areas of interior design ideas, celebrity homes, latest interior trends, international trends and much more. On October 6, the cover unveiling event was a dream and graced by celebrity guests Rahul Dev […]

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91-year-old civil rights activist stabbed in Boston Park

BOSTON (AP) — A 91-year-old civil rights activist and education advocate was stabbed multiple times while walking her dog in a Boston park, authorities said. Jean McGuire, the first black woman to serve on the Boston school board, was stabbed in Franklin Park around 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Suffolk District Attorney Kevin Hayden said Wednesday after […]

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Collective obligations to protect the political rights of the Anak Dalam people

Whenever a general or regional election is looming in Jambi province, there will be an issue regarding the political participation of the natives of Anak Dalam, of which the regional authority and election organizer should be aware. The Anak Dalam people, also known as Orang Rimba, or “the people of the forest”, live in the […]

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A growing movement wants to drive Jews out of academia

(October 11, 2022 / JNS) A movement is now underway in the United States to drive Jews out of higher education, both teachers and students. The movement, using the poisonous spearhead of anti-Zionism, is gaining momentum. This is reminiscent of nothing less than the movement to expel Jews from the educational system in Nazi Germany. […]

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Kanye-proof society ignores sanity

(NewsNation) — Monday is World Mental Health Day, and because today we’re focusing on mental health issues, that’s the only reason I consider Kanye West to be relevant to your interests. Our main story of the day is the mass targeting of innocent people by Russians in Ukraine, but we have to discuss why it’s […]

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Civil rights activist Ramsey Muniz leaves behind a complicated legacy

HARLINGEN — During his historic campaign across Texas, the first Mexican-American gubernatorial nominee inspired students like Rogelio Nunez to continue pushing for the growing civil rights goals of the Chicano movement. In 1972, Ramsey Muniz, the first Hispanic to run for state governor, was awakening students across Texas on college campuses like Texas A&I University […]

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Technology and society: a simple explanation | Opinion

There’s an old adage that goes something like this: “For every complex problem, there’s a simple, elegant solution that’s wrong.” Of course, there are many simple solutions that are correct, but the keyword here is “simple”. I believe we are wired to believe and accept simple rather than complex explanations. For example, the other night […]

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The Maltz Museum’s Civil Rights Movement exhibit, “This Light of Ours,” opens October 26

BEACHWOOD, Ohio — A new exhibit from the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movementfeaturing more than 150 black-and-white images chronicling the Southern Freedom Movement of the mid-1960s, is set to open October 26. Based on a book of the same name edited by Leslie G. […]

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Reverend Frank Watkins: A Courageous and Tireless Civil Rights Activist

When it comes to the civil rights movement, courage and commitment have no color, and that’s why we’re profiling Frank Watkins this week. Let me start on a personal note. I first met Frank on the air where we were both commentators on the Jeff Santos Show, a radio show now streaming online. During his […]

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UN General Assembly 2022: Scaling Up Nutrition movement lead group meets at critical time for global malnutrition – World

The Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Movement Lead Group met last month at UNICEF headquarters in New York during UN General Assembly High Level Week to advance the impact on nutrition at a critical time when climate, conflict and economic crises threaten to reverse. progress towards the elimination of malnutrition. The SUN Movement is a multi-stakeholder, […]

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FleishmanHillard report reveals a divided generation and explores how to bridge the divides in society

Brands find themselves crippled in a landscape separated by culture wars, but new research published today by FleishmanHillard shows that companies need to be braver to overcome these issues in order to stay culturally relevant without losing authenticity to consumers. FleishmanHillard’s latest study, Authentic Insights: The Cultural Divide, Introducing Generation Dproduced in partnership with Kai […]

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Expect Clarence Thomas to continue reversing civil rights gains

Associate Justice of the Supreme Court Clarence Thomas sits with his wife and conservative activist Virginia “Ginni” Thomas while waiting to speak at the Heritage Foundation on October 21, 2021 in Washington, DC | Credit: Drew Angerer/Getty OWith the opening of the new session of the United States Supreme Court on October 3, 2022, Clarence […]

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Repressed Civil and Political Rights in Russian-Occupied Regions of Ukraine

GENEVA – UN human rights monitors say freedom of expression, assembly and other civil and political rights are restricted in Russian-occupied areas of Ukraine, including Crimea. The Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights has submitted its latest report on the situation in Ukraine to the United Nations Human Rights Council. Since its last […]

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Nicaragua must restore full enjoyment of civil and political rights, especially freedom of expression, peaceful assembly and association, media and civic assembly: UN and IACHR experts – Nicaragua

GENEVA (3 October 2022) – The Nicaraguan State has a duty to comply with its international obligations to respect and guarantee fundamental freedoms, experts from the United Nations and the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights have urged ( IACHR) in a joint statement. In several letters addressed to the Nicaraguan government today, UN experts said […]

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California limits guardianships after #FreeBritney movement

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California Governor Gavin Newsom has signed a bill limiting guardianships that grant legal guardianship to individuals, a move that comes after Britney Spears’ guardianship case drew national attention in amid his attempts to regain control of his finances and livelihood. The new law, drafted by Democratic Assemblyman Brian Maienschein, will require judges […]

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Civil society is key to preventing an Indonesian police state – Universities

Robertus Robet (360info) Jakarta ● Sat 1 October 2022 2022-10-01 08:53 0 acb46bb3015c754a01ddf4e65a1ba4cb 2 Academia police, civil society, democracy, democracy in Indonesia, freedom of assembly, freedom of expression Free A fatal oversight in the history of political reform in Indonesia is the absence of efforts to reform the Indonesian police. The militaristic nature of the […]

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What the rise of Argentine evangelicals means for civil rights

Over the past 12 years, Argentina has passed laws allowing same-sex marriage, recognizing gender identity and allowing abortion. Some of this legislation was unprecedented in Latin America and positioned Argentina as a regional pioneer in respecting diversity and gender equality. But access to these rights has not been easy and has required years of consensus […]

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BNP to discuss state reforms in 2nd round dialogue on move

The main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party plans to start a new round of dialogues with opposition parties to finalize the outlines of an anti-government movement based on its package of comprehensive state reforms. . In the first round of the BNP’s month-long dialogue with opposition political parties from late May, led by party secretary-general Mirza […]

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What is an All Party Parliamentary Group or APPG? – Electoral Reform Society – ERS

One of Westminster’s lesser-known institutions is the All-Party Parliamentary Group (APPG). Here is a quick overview of some of the main features of an APPG: An APPG is a group of MPs and peers who are interested in the same subject. As the name suggests, APPGs welcome members of any party. The topics of an […]

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Ex-Chicago cop faces civil rights charge for sex abuse

CHICAGO (AP) — A former Chicago police officer has been indicted on a federal civil rights charge for allegedly abducting and sexually abusing a person while on duty, U.S. prosecutors said Wednesday. James Sajdak, 64, of Chicago, was charged with one count of deprivation of rights under “colour of law,” or governmental authority, according to […]

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Iran’s Inspirational Protest Movement | Ben Cohen

It is impossible not to be amazed and humbled by the bravery of the Iranian people. From bus drivers to university professors, once again a cross section of Iranian society has taken to the streets of Tehran and other cities in a new round of protests against the brutal Islamist regime that has ruled them […]

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Civil Rights Act Targets ‘Cancer Alley’ Discrimination

By MICHAEL PHILLIS, Associated Press RESERVE, Louisiana (AP) — Sprawling industrial complexes line the route east along the Mississippi River to the mostly black town of Reserve, Louisiana. For the last seven kilometers, the road passes a huge rust-colored aluminum oxide refinery, then the chemical plant at Evonik, then rows of white tanks at the […]

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Iran’s Inspiring Protest Movement – J-Wire

September 25, 2022 by Ben Cohen Read on for the article It is impossible not to be amazed and humbled by the bravery of the Iranian people. Ben Cohen From bus drivers to university professors, once again a cross section of Iranian society has taken to the streets of Tehran and other cities in a […]

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A PN overtaken by civil society – Mark Said

Can you recall how many times the PN has chosen to speak out, protest, criticize or offer better alternatives on any issue or concern related to a number of policies or sectors that impact the Malta’s economy, security, environment, health system and good governance, rule of law and international reputation? Most likely it would just […]

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The climate of repression in Belarus is stifling civil and political rights

Geneva – The United Nations reports that the human rights situation in Belarus has seriously deteriorated as the government seeks to maintain control over its people, depriving them of their civil and political rights. The report, submitted to the UN Human Rights Council, finds that the climate of repression continues across Belarus two years after […]

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Parent group files civil rights lawsuit against Colorado school district over union deal policies

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Parents Defending Education filed a complaint with the Department of Education’s Office of Civil Rights over an agreement with the teachers’ union that stipulated the district would create mentorship and development programs for educators of color, without opening the programs to all employees. The lawsuit was filed […]

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Iran’s Inspiring Protest Movement – JNS.org

(September 23, 2022 / JNS) It is impossible not to be amazed and humbled by the bravery of the Iranian people. From bus drivers to university professors, once again a cross section of Iranian society has taken to the streets of Tehran and other cities in a new round of protests against the brutal Islamist […]

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LETTER: Education prevents us from evolving into a society of idiots | Opinion

Albert Einstein once wrote “It is not enough to teach a man a specialty”. He believed that in addition to preparing people to enter the labor market, we all need to acquire a keen sense of values, a strong sense of beauty and moral good. Walter Parker, professor of education and political science, also warned […]

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After six decades of civil rights activism, Bob Zellner is still here

FAIRHOPE, Ala. (WKRG) — At a time when most 83-year-olds may have long since begun to relax, longtime civil rights activist Bob Zellner is still working. “We consult with universities, colleges, political campaigns and also people who write history, so that’s what we do full time,” Zellner said. Big Zion AME Zion Church Celebrates 180 […]

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Veterans of 1960s Civil Rights Movement See Similarities Today: NPR

America was polarized during the civil rights movement in the 1960s. Veterans of the movement say the racial backlash they feel today is reminiscent of the backlash they faced in 1968. STEVE INSKEEP, HOST: Many Americans believe they have never seen their country as divided as it is today. But some with longer memories remember […]

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Folk musician’s latest album focuses on expressing anger in modern society

Chatham, Ontario-born singer-songwriter Sarah Hiltz is bringing her “The Calm Fury Tour” to Moose Jaw on Tuesday, October 4 at The Hive on Main Street. Sarah, folk musician HiltzHer latest album, “Calm Fury”, was born after she spent three years researching how people – especially women – experience, express and repress anger in modern society. […]

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Bukele’s re-election bid fuels new concerns in El Salvador | Civil Rights News

A deeper descent into authoritarianism, or the extension of a presidency that most citizens believe has improved the country. These were the two main reactions in El Salvador when President Nayib Bukele said last week that he plans to seek re-election in 2024. For human rights defenders, Bukele’s announcement runs the risk of sliding back […]

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Burkina Faso: Population movement in Tougan – Final report of the emergency action plan – DREF Operation no. MDRBF016 – Burkina Faso

Attachments A. ANALYSIS OF THE SITUATION Description of the disaster In November 2021, Burkina Faso experienced an intensification of attacks by armed opposition groups in the Boucle du Mouhoun region, specifically in Sourou province. A series of attacks was recorded between 4 and 16 November targeting security posts and officials in Di commune destroyed what […]

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Iran: Mahsa Amini’s death inflames a four-decade-old society

Iran is rocked by protests after the tragic death of Mahsa Amini. Since September 16, as news circulated of the tragic death of a 22-year-old girl in Tehran, once again the world learned about the troubled country through stories other than the usual. nuclear terrorism saga. Mahsa was a victim of the brutal morality police […]

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Lawyers for Civil Rights calls for criminal investigation into Martha’s Vineyard ‘political stunt’ – Boston 25 News

Three days after 50 migrants landed at Martha’s Vineyard as part of Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ deportation program, Lawyers for Civil Rights called on U.S. Attorney Rachael Rollins and Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey to open a criminal investigation into what they called a “political stunt”. ” In a press release on Saturday, LCR said […]

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Civil rights organization criticizes relocation of border buses – NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Just before 7 a.m. on Thursday, around 100 migrants, including men, women and children, arrived in two buses bound for Washington DC where they were dropped off outside the home of Vice President Kamala Harris at the ‘U.S. Naval Observatory. Texas Governor Greg Abbott (right) announced the arrival of the buses and tweeted: ‘Texas will […]

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Typical movement behavior at large events increases the risk of spreading infectious diseases

What is the typical travel behavior of visitors to large events, such as concerts, and what does this mean for the risk of spreading infectious diseases like COVID-19? A group of researchers from the Institute of Informatics at the University of Amsterdam, together with an epidemiologist from the University of Utrecht, set out to investigate […]

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Professional Civil Disobedience – Medical Society Responsibilities After Dobbs

“In some cases, the law mandates ethically unacceptable conduct. When doctors believe a law violates ethical values ​​or is unfair, they should work to change the law. In exceptional circumstances of unjust laws, ethical responsibilities should prevail over legal obligations. American Medical Association (AMA) Code of Medical Ethics What should healthcare professionals do when they […]

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Wild Hearing advances civil rights and taxi bills, WAPA subpoenas

Residents of the Virgin Islands may soon enjoy greater protection against discrimination based on sexual orientation in the workplace, and the executive director of the Taxi Commission may enjoy greater autonomy from his highly criticized board of directors. In a sometimes tumultuous Senate hearing on Wednesday, the Government Operations and Consumer Protection Committee voted to […]

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Vice President Harris’ remarks before a meeting with civil and reproductive rights leaders

Diplomatic reception roomEisenhower Executive Office Building 5:10 p.m. EDT THE VICE-PRESIDENT: Good afternoon, everyone. I want to thank the leaders here at the table and virtually at the table for all the work you do and have been doing for so long. Thank you for the outreach that you have provided to me and the […]

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Catalan separatists rally as movement unravels 5 years on – Metro US

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — More than 100,000 Catalan separatists gathered in Barcelona on Sunday to try to revive the independence movement which is unraveling as the fifth anniversary of its failed attempt to secede from Spain approaches. For the past decade, the 9/11 rally held on Catalonia’s public holiday has been the focal point of […]

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QUEEN ELIZABETH LEFT BEHIND AN UNEQUAL AND POORER BRITISH SOCIETY

BY ARUN SRIVASTRAVA On the death of Queen Elizabeth II, a divided Britain finds itself in a mystified situation where the country’s economy under new Prime Minister LizTruss not only faces the worst nature of the breakup, but also the threat of losing the emblem of being one of the superpowers. He would not bean […]

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Sultan Özcan: Labor and Freedom Alliance is not a movement on paper

Sultan Özcan, a member of the HDP MYK, said that after the Labor and Freedom Alliance was presented to the public on September 24, they would come together with all social strata to build a democratic republic. Sultan Özcan, co-spokesperson of the Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP) Committee on Relations with Civil Society Organizations and Political […]

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Esther Cooper Jackson, first civil rights activist, dies at 105

Esther Cooper Jackson, a civil rights activist, feminist and former Communist Party member who was considered late in her life as a former stateswoman of the American left, died August 23 at a nursing facility in Boston. . She was 105 years old. His family confirmed his death but did not cite a cause. Ms […]

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Austin Film Society Announces 2022 Filmmaker Fellowship Recipients: Projects by PJ Raval, Don Swaynos and Financial Support – Screens

A scene from “Street Flame” by Katherine Propper. The director’s new project, lost soulis one of 11 feature films announced as recipients of the AFS Filmmaker Grants for 2022. For more than two and a half decades, AFS Filmmaker Fellowships have changed careers and lives by providing critical funding to projects across Texas. Now, the […]

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Democratic Civil Movement criticizes regime’s measures and lack of reform – Middle East Monitor

The Democratic Civil Movement in Egypt, which includes opposition parties, has criticized what it calls the authorities’ economic measures that increase the suffering of citizens, as well as the slow release of prisoners of conscience. The movement met on Wednesday evening to discuss the latest developments in the call for national dialogue and related procedures […]

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National Civil Rights Museum Presents Smithsonian Outdoor Exhibit on Revolutionary Black Men | New

Memphis, TN, Sept. 07, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The National Civil Rights Museum is proud to highlight the contributions of notable black men with Men of Change: Taking it to the Streets. The Smithsonian’s outdoor exhibit will be on display in the museum’s Founders Park west of its main entrance beginning Saturday, September 10. Based […]

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Does lax enforcement of gun laws violate the civil rights of victims?

As Illinois Democrats continue to call for a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines after the July 4 Highland Park massacre, critics of gun safety laws voice a familiar rebuttal : Why pass new gun laws, argue opponents, when so many existing laws are not enforced? That’s a good question, but it dodges another, […]

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Biden is right. You are not going to reform the MAGA movement, you have to crush it | Columns | Tampa

Click to enlarge Photo via potus/Twitter Biden — against his friendlier instincts — has decided to see American politics for what it is, not what he wants it to be. Come, my friends, and let us tighten our pearls together, for the President of the United States – saying the right thing to say years […]

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The Prophet’s Ummah envisions a plural society

Muslims performing Haj in Makkah, Saudi Arabia (Twitter: Ministry of Haj and Umrah, Saudi Arabia) Shujaat Ali Quadri Ummah, an Arabic word, is defined by the Oxford Dictionary as the entire Muslim community bound together by ties of religion. However, the word Ummah in Arabic simply means community or nation, without emphasizing community […]

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Political rights are not a tool for social inclusion

Demi Hablützel is the president of the youth wing of the SVP of the canton of Basel-Stadt. In this opinion piece, the author, who is a law student, justifies the opinion of the majority in Switzerland that political rights should belong only to Swiss citizens. This content was published on September 5, 2022 – 09:00 […]

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‘They’re definitely going for the civil rights movement’: Denzel Washington and Giancarlo Esposito would play Magneto and Professor X in MCU, fans say it will be the greatest tribute to the late Chadwick Boseman

With a plethora of actors rumored to be cast in the new era of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, there’s already an active surge of interest among fans. Fans are responsible for determining which roles they will fit in. While the list featured some of the most speculated casting of recent times like Henry Cavill, names […]