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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 […]

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Civil society leaders urge parties to choose competent candidates with integrity for upcoming polls – myRepublica

KATHMANDU, September 3: A group of prominent civil society leaders has urged political party leaders to select honest, trustworthy and challenging candidates for the upcoming parliamentary and provincial polls. Launching a joint appeal in the wake of all parties making preparations to nominate the party’s candidates for the parliamentary and provincial elections scheduled for November […]

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Rajiv Rajan – The New Indian Express

By Express press service This year marked 75 years of Indian independence and five years since the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act (RPWD) came into effect. Yet people with disabilities, like me, are still forced to ask themselves where is our freedom of movement? The recent IndiGo airline incident at Ranchi Airport may still […]

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National civil rights leaders meet with President Biden following the declaration of a state of emergency for democracy

Urged the president to take strong action to protect voting rights and close economic gaps FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Shin Inouye, [email protected] WASHINGTON DC- Days after declaring a state of emergency for democracy in the United States, the country’s top civil rights leaders met with President Biden at the White House today to urge the administration […]

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A society flooded with weapons and denial will reap more violence

Last month, as people remembered the first anniversary of the American departure from Afghanistan, my mind flashed back to August 5, 2014, when half a dozen Black Hawk helicopters lined up to drop off wounded soldiers at Bagram Airfield Hospital. The helicopter’s rotors spun against a hazy sky as medics rushed and shouted at each […]

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Spain. The political rights of the former presidents of the Catalan Parliament flouted

China must address serious human rights violations in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region (XUAR), and the international community must not turn a blind eye, more than 40 independent UN experts said on Wednesday. Their statement follows the recent publication of a long-awaited report by the United Nations human rights office, OHCHR, which concluded that “serious […]

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Spain violated political rights of Catalan officials, say UN experts

Independent human rights experts working with the United Nations say Spain has violated the political rights of members of the Catalan government and parliament by stripping them of their posts ahead of any sentencing following the illegal independence vote in the area five years ago. The Human Rights Committee, a group of 18 experts, released […]

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Remember when the Biden administration opened “civil rights” investigations into states banning mask mandates? – OutKick

Amazing how quickly things can change, isn’t it? Now that even the New York Times, the chief arbiter of acceptable liberal opinion, has acknowledged the importance of a return to normal school, it’s unbelievable to look back at what Democratic politicians and their allies were doing to children. barely a year ago. Tuesday was the […]

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NSA’s speech examines the various changes in Naga society | MorungExpress

New Delhi, August 31 (MExN): Taking a cue from the recently published book, Discoursing the Shifts of the Naga Society in North-East India, which called for critical examination and interrogation of the various shifts taking place in Naga society, the Naga Scholars’ Association (NSA ) invited the core book team to its virtual roundtable on […]

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Accra Declaration charts course for global reparations movement

To mark this year’s International Day for People of African Descent, a global coalition of diplomats, scholars, activists, artists and civil society organizations today released “The Declaration of Accra on Reparations and Racial Healing”, a groundbreaking document to chart a new course for the reparations movement. The Declaration is the outcome of an international meeting […]

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Greenwich can stop violating civil rights laws with a simple trick: do nothing

Greenwich violates state and federal civil rights laws. It subjects taxpayers to millions of dollars in potential legal liability. And it maintains a backward policy that infringes on property rights, drives up inflation, and discriminates against families and young people. But luckily, Greenwich can make those challenges go away with a simple trick: do nothing. […]

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Civil rights lawyer calls Biden’s Wilkes-Barre remarks a ‘racist 1955 time warp’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Los Angeles civil rights lawyer Leo Terrell ripped President Biden over what he considered hackneyed or “racist” remarks during a campaign speech in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, earlier Tuesday . Biden spoke just down US-11 from his hometown of Scranton, and regaled the crowd with references to his childhood […]

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Free movement in West Africa still important despite challenges

Over the past 40 years, West African countries have tried to live up to their commitment to allow people to move more freely between them. This was spearheaded by the regional body – The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS).Launched in 1975, it has 15 Member States and its founding treaty provides for the […]

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Civil society organizes football tournament to promote voter education

A civil society group on voter education, Atikulate Nigeria Network has put in place mechanisms to see young Nigerians actively participate in politics through football. The group organized a football tournament on Sunday in collaboration with DSG Sports Management in the Kabusa community in Abuja. According to the chief organizer, Mr. Dennis Onwuka, in the […]

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Punjab civil rights group campaigns to ‘expose’ 75th anniversary of independence

By Harsh Thakor* Punjab civil rights organization Lok Morcha, launching a campaign engulfing 14 districts in the state, has taken the position that there is a need to ‘expose’ the true nature of 1947 independence to the light of its 75th anniversary. Organizers have particularly targeted the Congress, pointing out how the party has strayed […]

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Egalitarian society is a myth, casteism prevalent in Assam, say observers

Guwahati, Aug 28 (PTI) Political patronage of the forces that fuel casteism, as well as growing intolerance and hatred towards other castes and religions are obstacles to the effective formation of an egalitarian society, according to social observers from Assam. Education in the real sense of the word, not degrees, and constant efforts to eliminate […]

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LIONS NOT SHEEP have emerged to create a business movement that will

Content of the article Salt Lake City, Utah – (Newsfile Corp. – Aug. 26, 2022) – Over the past two years, Lions Not Sheep has become a dominant force in the apparel industry, approaching $20 million in annual sales over the past two years. only their second year – and the brand shows no signs […]

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Explain Forward Movement | western news

What is forward movement? The Forward Party is a hotbed for moderates, independents and disgruntled partisan voters, weary of the political war that is tearing this country apart. Through actively inclusive civil discourse, we first create political change at the community level by advocating for preferential voting, open primaries, and independent constituency commissions. By partnering […]

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outstanding Hung Yen Catholics honored | Company

Hung Yen is hosting a conference to honor outstanding Catholics on August 24. (Photo: VNA) Hung Yen (NAV) – More than 100 outstanding Hung Yen Catholics shared their experiences and good practices during their participation in patriotic emulation movements in their neighborhoods from 2017 to 2022 during a recent conference in the province of the […]

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Major Latin American civil rights organization in disarray after botched election

The League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC), the nation’s oldest Hispanic civil rights organization, is working to serve its constituents amid an ongoing power struggle within its leadership ranks. The fight stems from a postponed leadership election at the group’s annual national convention, held in July in San Juan, Puerto Rico. At the convention, […]

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the culture of mobility remains important despite the challenges

Over the past 40 years, West African countries have tried to live up to their commitment to allow people to move more freely between them. This was spearheaded by the regional body, the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). Launched in 1975, it has 15 Member States and its founding treaty provides for the […]

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Lapcare lends a helping hand to society by donating Ambulance

New Delhi, 24th August: Passing hands in aid company, Lapcare – India’s leading laptop peripherals and accessories brand has shown concern for the healthcare sector by donating an ambulance to the Bharat Sevashram Sangha and the Shanti Devi Charitable Trust. Lapcare is the brand of Rx Infotech Pvt. Ltd and offers products in 7 categories […]

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Pinellas County civil rights leader Reverend Watson Haynes dies at 69

Remembering Reverend Watson Haynes Dan Matics Reports ST. PETERSBURG, Florida. – The Reverend Watson Haynes II, a pillar of civil rights who had a huge impact throughout the Tampa Bay area, died over the weekend, according to his family. Reverend Haynes was a political, religious and civil rights leader in Pinellas County, and we are […]

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Popular Force slams US Embassy for defending election monitoring, hints at ‘revolutionary scenario’

Popular Force, a newly launched grassroots movement made up of former MPs from the ruling Georgian Dream party who quit the team in June, issued a statement on Monday saying that by standing up for the International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy, a Georgia-based election watchdog, the U.S. Embassy supported a return to power […]

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The big idea: should revenge ever be part of justice? | Society books

NOTo those who work in secure prisons and hospitals may not notice recent increases in the number of inmates. My work as a forensic psychiatrist and psychotherapist concerns people convicted of violent crimes, and I am acutely aware that since 2000 the average length of a custodial sentence in England and Wales has almost doubled. […]

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Dorli Rainey, symbol of the Occupy movement, dies at 95

SEATTLE (AP) — Dorli Rainey, a self-described “old lady in combat boots” who became a symbol of the Occupy protest movement when she was photographed after being pepper sprayed by Seattle police, has died. She was 95 years old. The longtime political activist died Aug. 12, the Seattle Times reported. Her daughter, Gabriele Rainey, told […]

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How to navigate post-pandemic behavioral changes in society | Livingstone

Do any of you feel a sense of loss in your daily life and routines resulting from pandemic fatigue? Are we transitioning into a new normal and letting go of our pandemic lifestyle and rules and reconnecting with each other? There seems to be a reluctance to engage fully, to engage with friends, to reach […]

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Civil rights pioneer and titan Senator Ron Rice will retire at the end of the month

Sen. Ron Rice, a civil rights titan and one of the state’s longest-serving lawmakers, will step down from the Legislature at the end of August following health issues that kept the Democrat out of office. Essex County from the Statehouse for much of the past year. Rice, the longtime former chairman of the Legislative Black […]

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Education is key to reducing sexual exploitation – Widows and Orphans Movement

The Movement of Widows and Orphans of the Upper East region calls for the empowerment of women workers in the informal sector to denounce and assert their rights against sexual exploitation. According to the Civil Society Organization, the lack of education on sexual exploitation and awareness of legal procedures to seek justice against […]

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SUNY hit by civil rights lawsuit filed by Jewish students alleging discrimination for pro-Israel views

Two Jewish students who say they were kicked out of a sexual assault survivor group because of their pro-Israel views have filed a lawsuit with the Department of Education asking for an investigation into the university. The Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law, which represents students and the group Jewish on Campus, […]

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The Lang Fellowship Program Bridges Social Sciences and Society for Undergraduate Students

LtR: Michelle Mason, BA in Political Science 2019; Bernadette DeVito, BA Psychology ’19 MS Public Policy ’21 August 18, 2022 The Lang Fellowship Program Bridges Social Sciences and Society for Undergraduate Students Popular culture still stereotypes liberal arts college graduates as overeducated and underemployed. But graduates of Eugene Lang College of Liberal Arts can attest […]

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Congress to engage civil rights groups in ‘Bharat Jodo Yatra’

Our correspondent / NEW DELHI To make “Bharat Jodo Yatra” effective and meaningful, former AICC President Rahul Gandhi decided to engage with civil rights groups on August 22 at the Constitution Club in New Delhi. According to the source, the idea behind the move is to engage with prominent leaders of civil rights organizations across […]

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Conducting sociological studies in Belarus is increasingly difficult – Democracy and Society

The escalation of the war between Russia and Ukraine is a serious shock for the region, which can only affect the socio-political situation in neighboring Belarus. An important point to consider is the confidence of Belarusians in the authorities and in state and non-state institutions, which has increased by 10% since the beginning of the […]

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Iran Revealed: The Movement Against Compulsory Hijab | Top countries

Women in Iran have said #No2Hijab and #WalkingUnveiled, risking fines and even jail time for violating strict regulations on women’s dress introduced after the country’s 1979 revolution. “Iranian society never really understood the role that religion was going to play,” says Firoozeh Kashani-Sabet, a professor of modern Middle Eastern history at the University of Pennsylvania, […]

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13 Things About the Native American Civil Rights Activist, Actress and Model – CONAN Daily

biographical data Sacheen Little Feather is a Native American civil rights activist, actress, and model born Marie Louise Cruz in Salinas, California, United States. his father Manuel Ybarra Cruz is White Mountain Apache and Yaqui while his mother Geraldine Marie Barnitz is French, German and Dutch. Littlefeather studied primary education at Hartnell Junior College in […]

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Celebrations hit traffic on key Delhi roads

The Independence Day celebrations at Red Fort and other parts of Delhi affected vehicle traffic on several thoroughfares as well as at the borders of the nation’s capital on Monday, police said, adding that many roads are also blocked due to heavy rains from the weekend. According to the police advisory, all Delhi borders have […]

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Call for greater fiscal transparency to shape society’s grip on holding governments accountable

Register to our Policy newsletter New guidelines for tax transparency are published today, for use by international governments, and drawing on the expertise of two Sheffield academics. Now, amid debates in the race for a new Tory leader that have focused heavily on tax policy, there are calls for clarity on the UK’s intention – […]

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Bill Russell, Jackie Robinson and Civil Rights

Former Boston Celtic Bill Russell waves to cheering fans in the first quarter as the Boston Celtics take on the Detroit Pistons on February 15, 2012 at TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts | Getty Images/Elsa The world recently lost a giant when Bill Russell, the all-star center who led the Boston Celtics to 11 NBA […]

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The history of popular slogans raised during the Indian independence movement

Create PDF In the news- On August 15, 2022, India will celebrate its 75th Independence Day, it is important to remember the popular slogans of the Indian independence movement. Details of Popular Slogans- Let it be ‘Jai Hind!’ or “Vande Mataram!” most of the popular patriotic slogans thrown around today probably have their origins in […]

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Helping asylum seekers in northern Cyprus – Democracy and Society

On May 24, 2021, three Cameroonian asylum seekers left northern Cyprus to try to reach the south. They were denied protection, triggering widespread international condemnationand found themselves stranded in no man’s land for almost seven months after the Cypriot authorities refused to recognize their asylum claim. Their predicament stemmed in part from the island’s situation […]

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Judge dismisses $8 million civil rights suit in Troy voter fraud lawsuit

ALBANY — A federal judge on Thursday ordered summary judgment in an $8 million civil rights lawsuit, dismissing the fabricated evidence case filed by the county’s Democratic Election Commissioner against the county’s former special prosecutor. of Rensselaer regarding an investigation into election fraud in 2009. U.S. District Court Judge Mae A. D’Agostino found no evidence […]

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Religion is a weapon of manipulation in society – Akeredolu

Ondo State Governor Arakunrin Oluwarotimi Akeredolu, SAN has condemned the incursion of religion into the country’s political arena, adding that it portends danger to the regime ahead of the 2023 general elections. Governor Akeredolu, who underlined that the solution to the challenges facing the country does not lie in the religion of individuals, noted that […]

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Explained: The History of Popular Slogans Raised During the Indian Independence Movement

Let it be ‘Jai Hind!’ or “Vande Mataram!” most of the popular patriotic slogans thrown around today probably have their origins in the Indian independence movement. Some of these slogans have also been invoked in the present day, such as “Inquilab Zindabad” during the anti-corruption protests led by Anna Hazare in 2011, and the anti-Citizenship […]

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Atlantic City’s iconic civil rights building will temporarily close

Several members of the Atlantic City government have informed us that the All Wars Memorial Building in Atlantic City will be closed until further notice. City hall workers only agreed to speak to us anonymously, concerned about possible political retaliation from Atlantic City Mayor Marty Small. The HVAC system is the reason given for the […]

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Government to reassess airfare cap based on ATF price movement: Scindia

The government will certainly reassess the price cap in place for domestic airlines once the environment is healthier in terms of jet fuel prices, according to Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia. After the coronavirus pandemic shook the country’s civil aviation space, the sector is now in recovery mode, especially in terms of air traveler […]

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Georgetown Historical Society Responds to Calls to Remove Confederate Flag from Marvel Museum

Confederate memorial with Confederate flag outside the Georgetown Historical Society’s Marvel Museum. GEORGETOWN, Del. – The Georgetown Historical Society released a statement in response to weeks of controversy over a Confederate flag they display on the grounds of their Marvel Museum. “As our name confirms, for decades our members and volunteers have been actively engaged […]

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How the Tiny Homes Movement, Focused on Responsible Choices and Living Light, is Catching Up Around the Country

Anna Reddy, a retired teacher from Bengaluru, lives free in the fall of her life. She downsized and moved into a 320 square foot little house that was recycled from an old shipping container. Having experienced the loneliness of a lockdown and waking up to the need for smart budgeting as a retiree, she chose […]

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Parliamentarians and civil society demand political unity to face the climate emergency

2021 Klang Valley massive floods Join us on Telegram and instagram for the last. Malaysia urgently needs political unity at all levels to recognize and tackle the deleterious impact of climate change in the country, MPs and representatives of civil society organizations say at an event by parliamentarians from ASEAN for Human Rights (APHR) in […]

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India’s ‘big society’ model lays the foundation for inclusive and resurgent rural growth

Recent years, and more specifically the 2022 budget, have marked a decisive shift towards the role of government in development. The role of local communities and governance structures has been central to this. This is clearly visible in the villages with greater decentralization of Panchayat responsibilities, resources and explicit recognition of Women’s Self Help Groups […]

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Eloquent civil rights lawyer Clayton Ruby followed his powerful moral compass

Lawyer Clayton Ruby speaks to the editorial board of The Globe and Mail in Toronto on July 24, 2013.Kevin Van Paassen/The Globe and Mail Civil rights attorney Clayton Ruby was guided by a simple rule instilled in him by his parents: If he saw something wrong in the world, he should try to fix it. […]

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Why we have the SLS

The political dilemma: if not SLS, then what? To many, that sounds like a simple argument: scrap the slow, outdated SLS and direct its $2.6 billion a year to new public-private partnerships like SpaceX’s Starship, which promises to revolutionize access to space. space. Now imagine this argument from the perspective of a congressional representative from […]

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Groundbreaking Civil Rights Photo Exhibit Comes to Texas Museum

A prestigious national tour of some of the most important photos, oral histories and memorabilia of the Civil Rights Movement in American history is coming to Dallas’ Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza: “Solidarity now! 1968 Poor Man’s Campaign, will be visible from August 13, 2022 to February 26, 2023. Organized by the Smithsonian Institution […]

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India must kneel to Kashmir freedom movement: lawmaker

MULTAN, (UrduPoint/Pakistan Point News – August 2, 2022): National Assembly Member Ahmad Hussain Dehr said India must kneel before the unrelenting struggle of the indigenous people of Kashmir to give it freedom. Speaking to APP, he said the world has now recognized that this is an indigenous youth-led movement that has grown stronger over time. […]