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The stakes of the spring elections in Northern Ireland – Democracy and society

Early on May 5 this year, Northern Irish people will go to the polls to elect members of the Northern Ireland Assembly. They hope that this spring election will bear more fruit than the previous one. Members of the Legislative Assembly (MPs) did not sit in 2017 due to fallout from a public spending scandal. […]

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Shehbaz-govt will only succeed if it guarantees Imran’s political rights, elimination of communalism, support for Ukraine and justice for Kashmiris and Nawaz, Zardari, etc. By Hem Raj Jain

In the last 20 days in office it has been a mixed bag for Pakistani Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif where he has done a lot of good things (which was expected of him as in popular perception he is seen as a good admin), but that won’t add much to his political capital. Shehbaz also […]

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Alito’s plan to repeal Roe and other 20th century civil rights

If you’re an American with a young daughter, she’ll grow up in a world with no right to choose when or where she gives birth, and where there’s nothing stopping a state from declaring her womb property, with all the intrusive authorities that entails. This is the importance of the Supreme Court project notice disclosed […]

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“Young people must be more sensitive to the Naga movement for self-determination” | MorungExpress

Naga Hoho General Secretary K Elu Edang speaking at the 3rd Poilwa Snail and Trout Festival in Peren District. (Photo Morung) Our correspondentKohima | May 2nd Naga Hoho General Secretary K Elu Edang said the Naga struggle for self-determination is a movement started by the Naga people against the forced occupation of India with a […]

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Henley Archaeological and Historical Society

Group chairman Michael Redley spoke to members of teetotalism in Henley before the First World War at King’s Arms Barn on April 5. The speaker for the originally scheduled conference on ‘The Lost Villages of Oxfordshire’ was unfortunately unable to join us. We hope it can do so in 2023. Teetotalism advocates the complete rejection […]

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The Day – Jackie Robinson’s enormous talent and fierce dedication to civil rights

The Four Seasons of Jackie Robinson By Kostya Kennedy Saint-Martin Press. 278 pages. $29.99 – – – By October 1972, Jackie Robinson was no longer moving in powerful gusts. His eyes were failing. Her hair had turned white. For a quarter of a century, Robinson had sought to represent America’s best, and when he threw […]

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Shameless politicians reflect a shameless society

We see stories in the media about ordinary people doing or saying something so unforgivable that they are “cancelled”. The attacks on social networks stir up so much hatred and public opinion deems their sins too great to be redeemed. Meanwhile, politicians and Hollywood celebrities seem to be getting passes for everything, and we’re not […]

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British Ambassador to Yemen: Participation of civil society organizations in peace consultations will have positive results [EN/AR] – Yemen

“The truce in Yemen is a golden opportunity and the parties to the conflict must implement their conditions to prepare for a comprehensive and lasting peace,” British Ambassador to Yemen Richard Oppenheim said. In a discussion session on Thursday, organized by the Tamdeen Youth Foundation with the participation of the UK Embassy in Yemen on […]

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EU COVID certificate: Committee backs one-year extension to ensure free movement | Actuality

In order to ensure that EU citizens can benefit from their right to free movement regardless of the evolution of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs has approved two reports aimed at extending the EU COVID Digital Certificate Scheme (EUDCC) – set to expire June 30 – for a […]

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Janez Jansa’s right-wing government loses to Slovenia’s new Freedom Movement : Peoples Dispatch

Robert Golob, leader of the Freedom Movement (GS). (Picture: via Facebook) In the general elections to the Slovenian National Assembly held on Sunday April 24, the new liberal Freedom Movement (GS) party led by Robert Golob emerged victorious by toppling the right-wing coalition led by Prime Minister Janez Jansa . The elections saw a high […]

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Do not carry out airstrikes in Chhattisgarh and other adivasi areas: civil rights groups

Counter-view office Thirty major civil rights groups under the banner of the National Campaign for Defense of Democracy (NCDD) have called on the Government of India and the Government of Chhattisgarh to explain the existence of bomb craters and remnants in the Sukma and Bijapur forests, citing field reports of loud noises. and flashes of […]

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Myanmar civil disobedience movement ‘losing steam’ as junta cracks down — Radio Free Asia

Myanmar’s Civil Disobedience Movement (CDM), a popular strike movement that at its peak crippled the administrative apparatus of the military regime, has lost more than a third of its active members in the crackdown by the junta, the organizers and the government of the country. shadow government said on Tuesday. Formed by doctors in Mandalay […]

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Asia Society’s Anna Ashton on Biden’s business strategy and doing business in China – SupChina

Q&A: Asia Society’s Anna Ashton on Biden’s business strategy and doing business in China – SupChina Jump straight to content Search any company based in China Search any company based in ChinaZhejiang Geely Holding GroupChina Development Bank International InvestmentCASILBYD automaticBeiGene (Beijing)Beijing Pingxin Media CultureBeijing JD36Kr holdingsBaidu (China)Qianjin Network Information Technology (Shanghai)GAIGAVISHINETaobao China Holding (Hong Kong)Huaneng […]

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Number of anti-Semitic incidents increased in 2021, civil rights group says

The number of anti-Semitic incidents recorded by the Anti-Defamation League in the United States in 2021 has reached an all-time high, according to a new report from the group. The 2,717 incidents identified in news articles by the ADL or reported directly to the ADL in 2021 represent a 34% increase from the 2,024 incidents […]

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How an academic debating society shaped modern British politics

IT’S A DAY off, and you might want a quiet spot and a comfy chair. We have selected for you the best readings of the week. 1. The hut on the mountain An exploration of the puzzles of lateral thinking and their connection to ordinary life as people struggled with the impact of the Covid-19 […]

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Here’s how DeSantis and the Florida Republicans just violated Disney’s civil rights – Mother Jones

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis speaks moments before signing the Parental Rights in Education bill into law on March 28, 2022 in Shady Hills, Florida. Douglas R. Clifford/Tampa Bay Times/TNS via ZUMA Facts matter: Join for free Mother Jones Daily newsletter. Support our nonprofit reports. Subscribe to our print magazine. On Friday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis […]

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Trevecca students explore the civil rights movement – TrevEchoes Online

By Sol Ayala As 11 Trevecca students stood on the porch of Martin Luther King Jr.’s former home, the museum director who now oversees the home drove by and saw them. Shirley Cherry, tour director at the Dexter Parsonage Museum, stopped by and talked to them about growing up in the isolated South. “I was […]

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Racial Capitalism and Resistance: Latin Civil Society in the Inland Empire

Professor Paul Apostolidis Department of Government, London School of Economics and Political Science Expert Researcher in Residence at the Latin American Studies Research Center of the UCR This lecture critically develops racial-capitalist theory by examining the labor processes and agency of civil society in Latinx communities of the Inland Empire. I first examine how the […]

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The Fleeting Energy of Art: Chronicling a Civil Rights Milestone in Words, Music and Images

In 1960, an African-American sophomore attempted to attend the local public school, only to face venomous racist protesters outside the entrance and laws that prohibited black children from attending that elementary school. . Over the next year, amid continued protests, Ruby Bridges was forced to face the crowds every day with police escorts, only to […]

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Cycling movement sweeps Lebanon – Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

BEIRUT – Faced with fuel shortages caused by the war in Ukraine, dozens of Lebanese drivers stranded outside petrol stations on Mar Mikhael Street anxiously wait to refuel their vehicles – a situation echoing the “queues of expectation of humiliation” last summer. Due to the fuel shortage, many Lebanese have turned to bicycles, a cheaper […]

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Book exhibition highlights Vietnam-Cuba friendship | Company

Vu Hai Ha, Chairman of the Foreign Relations Committee of the National Assembly and Chairman of the Vietnam-Cuba Friendship Association. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Books emphasizing the loyalty and friendship between Vietnam and Cuba are on display at the headquarters of the National Political Truth Publishing House in Hanoi on the occasion of the […]

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Remembering Stan Barer of Eastern Washington, Who Helped Write Civil Rights Law and Lead the Fight Against Climate Change | Columns & Letters | Spokane | Interior of the Pacific Northwest

LLast Thursday, many gathered to honor a man who was always proud to have grown up in Walla Walla, who advised presidents from Lyndon Johnson to Barack Obama, who helped draft the Civil Rights Act of 1964, who was instrumental in opening up trade with China, which co-founded one of the largest shipping companies in […]

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How a Texas sociologist became the father of the environmental justice movement

Initially, the idea of ​​environmental justice had no name. He didn’t have much support either. A few years after the first Earth Day, a young sociologist named Robert Bullard collected data for a 1979 lawsuit, filed by his then-wife, over a planned landfill for a black class neighborhood. average in Houston. His work showed that […]

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Concept of race means ‘white dominance over non-white’ – Michigan Capitol Confidential

New stories Civil rights leaders nod to claim that US schools and colleges view black people as disposable The Michigan Department of Civil Rights has adopted and advocates a policy resource guide which highlights a Chicago Public Schools Racial Equity Plan that states that American social institutions, including K-12 schools and universities, […]

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Challenges for freedom of movement in Kashmir | By Dr Ghulam Nabi Fai

Challenges for freedom of movement in Kashmir Washington, Who does not know the historic date of December 10, 1948? It was on this day that the United Nations adopted one of its first major achievements, known as the “Universal Declaration of Human Rights” (UDHR). The Assembly proclaimed the Declaration “a common standard of achievement for […]

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‘A Plot to Destroy Democracy’: Civil Rights Group Sounds Alarm Over US Election Threats | American voting rights

An “insidious and coordinated” effort between lawmakers and extremist groups is underway to undermine American democracy, according to a new report. On Tuesday, the non-partisan civil rights organization National Urban League released the annual report report in his series of analyzes The State of Black America. The report, titled Under Siege: The Plot to Destroy […]

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Fatal wreckage out of 126; Mapleton Water Repair; Humane Society in the Spirit of Easter; Voting register; Oregon Tax Kicker – Coast Radio – Florence Oregon News

Fatal wreckage out of 126 Another crash on Route 126 claims the life of an 18-year-old Monroe man. On Sunday, Colton Kenneth Rice of Monroe died when the dark blue Honda Civic he was driving collided head-on with a silver Toyota Tundra driven by Clint Robison, 33, of Yacolt, Wash., near mile marker 35. Witnesses […]

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A “Hamilton” for the Suffrage Movement

Have you heard of the musical juggernaut about the scrappy young American revolutionary with a surplus of political genius, who is determined to change the course of history with the help of a band of committed buddies? No, not ‘Hamilton’ – I’m talking about ‘Suffs’, an ambitious new show (directed by Leigh Silverman, to The […]

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GOP candidate Vernon Jones says gay rights and civil rights are ‘two different things’

(The hill) – Georgia congressional candidate Vernon Jones (R) argued Thursday that gay rights should not be compared to the civil rights of people of color because being gay is a choice. In a interview with former Trump aide Steve Bannon on his “War Room” podcast, Jones argued that the civil rights movement for African […]

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Why the movement of conservatives who want to separate from liberalism is growing – India press release

Viktor Orbán’s landslide victory for a new term as Hungarian prime minister has excited conservatives around the world, but within that political spectrum there is a growing undercurrent that celebrates more. It is the one that brings together the defenders of a break in the alliance between conservatism and economic liberalism, two currents of thought […]

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Why India’s road to becoming a civilized and free society is long and difficult

What is a democratic government? Often, it is reduced to an essential element, that is to say the electoral process. It is about having heads of government who are elected through fair and free elections. And also whether or not all sections of society have the right to participate. India generally scores well in this […]

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Covid-19 measures have affected civil and political rights – Report

The Zimbabwe Human Rights Commission (ZHRC) says the Covid-19 induced lockdown measures implemented by the government in line with World Health Organization (WHO) protocols have limited civil rights and politics in the country. In an annual report for 2020, the Commission said that while it was justified to implement the measures, certain factors had to […]

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Sailesh Mehta: The judiciary will improve if it ‘reflects the diversity of the society it serves’

Talented ethnic minority lawyers should be given the opportunity to become judges, says Asian lawyerBy: SAILESH MEHTA The Law Society of England and Wales, which represents 140,000 lawyers in the country, recently said there was virtually no chance of achieving a court system that reflected Britain’s diversity because the process of recruitment even who claims […]

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Troy Krenning files civil rights lawsuit against Moses Garcia, former Loveland employees linked to 2019 anti-Fogle mail case – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Loveland’s attorney, Troy Krenning, is fighting back against the City of Loveland with current and former city officials with a lawsuit in response to old charges against him and a local business owner. Krenning filed a civil rights lawsuit against City Attorney Moses Garcia, two former Loveland officials, and the city itself regarding the case […]

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Voluntary blood donation a grassroots movement in Vietnam | Company

People donate blood at an event in Hanoi. (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – April 7 was designated 22 years ago as “Everybody’s Voluntary Blood Donation Day” and since then the blood donation movement has grown on a large scale and won wide support. Every year, Vietnam needs about 2 million units of blood for emergency […]

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Civil society and social change in Pakistan

A perceptible and deep layer of groups and communities that exists between individuals and the modern state is called civil society. In Pakistan, it is an emerging arena for social and political change. It includes various organizations and associations that represent the interests of the majority population. These organizations and associations include trade unions, bar […]

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The “Parental Rights” Movement Is Harming Our Children

Students across the country are struggling to regain a sense of normalcy as they deal with the loss and emotional struggles of the pandemic. This is especially true in Florida and Texas, where there are severe teacher shortages and underfunded public school systems, we parents are concerned about the well-being and future of our children. […]

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The UN denounces violations of civil and political rights

Paris, April 5, 2022. A United Nations (UN) body has painted a grim picture of the civil and political rights situation in Cambodia, amid the Cambodian government’s intensified crackdown on peaceful critics, political opponents and protesters. members of civil society. FIDH welcomes the assessment of the UN body and urges the Cambodian government to take […]

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Saskatoon study highlights divisions in society

Canadians are increasingly divided over a litany of issues including politics, COVID-19 and climate change, according to a Saskatoon researcher. The findings come from a survey conducted by the Canadian Hub for Applied and Social Research at the University of Saskatchewan. 1,011 Canadians contacted by landline and cell phone between March 7 and March 24 […]

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Tipperary Musical Society presents a magnificent show Fiddler on the Roof – Photo 1 of 4

TMS chose Fiddler On The Roof for their 40th anniversary show and what a celebration it was for a memorable week at the Simon Ryan Excel Theatre.Director Paul Norton had a great feel for the piece, as evidenced by its many clever touches. The final uprooting scene, think Ukraine was particularly heartbreaking. It was gratifying […]

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Civil rights lawyer Pamela Price wins Big Labor endorsements for Alameda District Attorney election

By Tommy Nguyen FREMONT, Calif. — Late last week, the Asia-Pacific American Workers Alliance (APALA) and the National Union of Health Care Workers (NUHW) released their endorsements for their top picks for district attorney. Alameda County – Pamela Price earned both endorsements. Founded in 1992, APALA is the first and only national organization of Asian […]

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China continues to suppress the feminist movement

March 19 marked six months of arbitrary detention for #MeToo activist and freelance journalist Huang Xueqin and labor rights defender Wang Jianbing, following their initial enforced disappearances. On September 19, 2021, Guangzhou police forcibly arrested Huang Xueqin and Wang Jianbing on suspicion of “inciting subversion of state power” during a weekly gathering of friends at […]

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Caste and society: mood of the month, April 2022

Caste-based oppression is a reality that affects the mental, social and financial well-being of individuals in our society. Although our constitution spells out secularism and equality as some of its founding principles, in practice caste still dominates our social morals and conduct. Caste-based oppression has its roots in history, where stratification was encouraged as the […]

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TSU Historian Shares Untold Stories About the Civil Rights Movement

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) – A Tennessee State University (TSU) professor and historian has archived untold stories from the civil rights movement of local Nashvillians in a public app. “This app will make it possible to ask better questions about Nashville history or gain a deeper understanding of Nashville history,” explained Dr. Learotha Williams Jr., associate […]

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Grocery and cafe workers in Jamaica Plain join movement to unionize

Workers at an upscale grocery store in Jamaica Plain filed a petition Wednesday to form a union, joining a campaign to organize workers at Starbucks outlets and other small coffee shops in Massachusetts. The organizing effort at City Feed and Supply, which also offers a cafe and delicatessen, follows union drives at other local businesses, […]

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UK to host Society for Ethnomusicology Midwest Chapter April 1-3

LEXINGTON, Kentucky (March 30, 2022) — From Friday, April 1 through Sunday, April 3, the University of Kentucky’s Division of Musicology and Ethnomusicology will host the 2022 Annual Meeting of the Midwest Chapter of the Society for Ethnomusicology (MIDSEM) with a hybrid of in-person and virtual presentations. The conference will begin at 3:30 p.m. on […]

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Nonviolence explained: A civil rights veteran preaches a ‘silent no’.

In advising students at Little Rock Nine High School who desegregated the all-white Central High School in 1957, the Reverend James M. Lawson Jr. says he prescribed a ‘way to deal with violence’ that creates transformation personal and social. . The Methodist minister, whose theories and strategies of nonviolence were used in the civil rights […]

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Labor rights are civil rights that are not talked about enough

If you want to share your opinion on a cultural, political or personal topic, create an account here and check out our handy article to learn more. ____ This month, 12 years ago, President Barack Obama signed the Affordable Care Act (ACA), reforming our broken health insurance system and giving millions of Americans access for […]

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Ukrainian journalists, civil servants, civil rights …

Ukrainian journalists, civil servants, civil rights activists and even civilians who speak out against the invasion of their country are being arbitrarily detained by Russian forces. The tactic is being used to instill fear in local communities, some say, with forced detentions lasting anywhere from one day to two weeks. It was a freezing morning […]

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Tunisia: the Echaâb movement points to two scenarios to deal with the political crisis

Tunis/Tunisia — The political roadmap for the second congress of the Echaâb movement provides for two “electoral scenarios”, Ali Ben Aoun, president of the party’s 2nd congress, told TAP on the sidelines of the second day in Hammamet. Either the success of the elections announced by the President of the Republic, or the failure. Faced […]

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Pope Francis calls on society to ‘abolish’ war in Russia-Ukraine conflict

Pope Francis said on Sunday that society must “abolish” war before it “erases human history” as Russia’s invasion of Ukraine stretches on for more than a month. Photo by Vatican Media/EPA-EFE March 27 (UPI) — Pope Francis on Sunday called on society to “abolish” war amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, saying it is destroying not […]

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Takeaway: Civil Rights, Trump Closes Jackson Hearing | New Policies

By LISA MASCARO – AP Congress Correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) – The historic Senate hearings for Judge Ketanji Brown Jacksonthe first black woman nominated for the Short Supremehave been joyfulcombative and clarifying, bringing to life the extent of the nation’s partisan divide and the unresolved issues of its past. the fourth and last day of Jackson’s […]

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Before Batman’s Court of Owls, DC’s Top Secret Society Was VULTURE

At first glance, the similarities between VULTURE and the Court of Owls are so obvious that the latter could be considered a rip-off of the former. WARNING: The following contains spoilers for Action Comics #1039’s “Martian Manhunter: A Face in the Crowd” Part Three Backup Story, on sale now from DC Comics. The DC Universe […]

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Takeaway: Civil Rights, Trump Closes Jackson Hearing | Washington, D.C. News

By LISA MASCARO, AP Congress correspondent WASHINGTON (AP) — The historic Senate hearings for Justice Ketanji Brown Jackson, the first black woman appointed to the Supreme Court, were joyous, combative and clarifying, highlighting the extent of the nation’s partisan divide and the unresolved issues from his past. The fourth and final day of Jackson’s consideration […]

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Senior US official for talks with government, opposition and civil society – Demerara Waves Online News – Guyana

Updated on Wednesday, March 23, 2022, 4:25 p.m. by Denis Chabrol U.S. Assistant Assistant Secretary for Caribbean and Haiti Affairs Barbara A. Feinstein U.S. Deputy Assistant Secretary for Caribbean and Haiti Affairs Barbara A. Feinstein will hold wide-ranging talks this week with the Guyanese government, opposition, and civil society, the U.S. Embassy announced Wednesday. Ms. […]

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Overtake Greater Idaho Movement, Jefferson State Returns to Secession Spotlight

Move Oregon’s Border for a Greater Idaho, the effort to turn most of rural Oregon into a Gem State, has received a lot of attention over the past two years. But a truer — and much older — Oregon secession movement is now coming back into the conversation. The dream of creating an entirely new […]

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Black Professor Has Opportunity to Amend Federal Civil Rights Lawsuit Against Penn State

WILLIAMSPORT — The federal civil rights lawsuit of a Black Penn State professor who alleges university bias and racism has survived a motion to dismiss, albeit with a hiccup. U.S. Intermediate District Judge Matthew W. Brann on Monday dismissed part of Errol A. Henderson’s lawsuit against the university, but gave him the opportunity to file […]

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Barricades paralyze traffic all around Khartoum

The Sudanese capital Khartoum has been paralyzed by the widespread response to protesters’ calls to close all roads. Khartoum: Al-Taghyeer A state of paralysis hit the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, on Tuesday after scores of main and secondary roads were barricaded amid protests condemning the military coup. Resistance committees in Khartoum have […]

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Russian society looks more like North Korea, expert says, as Kremlin creates new ‘Hermit Kingdom’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! As Russian President Vladimir Putin wages a deadly war against Ukraine, an expert says the country’s society is increasingly approaching that of North Korea. Putin has taken a number of actions to suppress dissent in Russia, jailing people who protest the war and even journalists who report […]

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Civil rights group asks to join Virginia redistricting lawsuit | New Policies

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Virginia civil rights group wants to join a lawsuit seeking to force new elections for the state’s House of Delegates this year, but a judge said Monday that the The court first had to decide whether the Democratic activist who brought the lawsuit has legal standing to sue. Paul Goldman, […]

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Bhagwant Mann’s ministers: Young Turks, products of the Anna movement, both up for the challenge

At 32 and 31, Gurmeet Singh Meet Hayer and Harjot Singh Bains are the youngest ministers in the cabinet of Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann, who was sworn in as Punjab Raj Bhawan in Chandigarh on Saturday. Hayer, a mechanical engineer from Barnala, whose political career began in 2011, during the Anna Hazare movement, had not […]

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Women’s well-being for a healthier society

posted on March 20, 2022 | Author Dr Bhavna Barmi Women have important responsibilities to play in our society. In the social, political, economic, cultural and religious fields, their contributions are widely recognized. When they have effective skills and abilities in these areas, then they are able to render their involvement effectively. Women should also […]

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Black civil rights leaders call for resignation of OC DA Spitzer

SANTA ANA, Calif. — Orange County Black Civil Rights leaders criticized Wednesday the way Orange County District Attorney Todd Spitzer is handling cases against minority defendants as the chief of the State NAACP reiterated its call for the resignation of the county’s chief prosecutor. Spitzer has come under fire for racially polarized comments he made […]

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Isle of Man moves to thwart move of Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko’s two superyachts

MY A Yacht by Andrey Melnichenko. Corbis via Getty Images Britain’s crown dependency of the Isle of Man makes it harder for sanctioned Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko to move his two superyachts around the world. Authorities in the Isle of Man deregistered two yachts belonging to Melnichenko on Wednesday, according to a statement from his […]

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Redouble efforts to fight against IUU fishing towards sustainable fishing | Society

Fishing activities in Quang Xuong, Thanh Hoa (Photo: VNA) Hanoi (VNA) – Vietnam will further intensify the long-term efforts it has made over the past more than four years to fight against illegal, unreported and unregulated (IUU) fishing for a sustainable fishing sector and the lifting of the “yellow card” warning from the European Commission […]

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‘The Civil Rights Issue of Our Time’: Tribal Sovereignty Bill Passes Full Legislature

The Maine State Legislative Judiciary Committee voted Tuesday afternoon to advance a bill that would restore the Wabanaki Nations in Maine to the same rights as other federally recognized tribes in the United States. United. Before the roll call, several Democrats on the committee spoke to their colleagues about the importance of their vote. “I […]

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Things you need to know!

It is based on the 1955 murder of Emmett Till and his mother Mamie Till-Mobley, who later became an activist, starting the civil rights movement. On top of that, ABC provided a teaser video and behind-the-scenes look. “Today marks the 65th anniversary of the horrific murder of Emmett Till. Grandma Till-Mobley’s dogged quest for justice […]

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Shuttlesworth Day to honor Birmingham civil rights leader | Alabama News

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) – Birmingham plans to honor its most prominent civil rights leader, the late Reverend Fred L. Shuttlesworth, this week on his 100th birthday. Mayor Randall Woodfin will proclaim Friday that Fred Shuttlesworth Day will coincide with his March 18 birthday. The proclamation will be released at an event at the Birmingham Civil […]

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Union Hm will address the Cooperative Society event in Bajipura today | Surah News

Surat: More than a lakh people are likely to attend ‘Sahkar Thi Samruddhi – Cooperation for Prosperity’, an event organized by the region’s cooperative societies on Sunday, which the union’s Home Minister Amit Shah is expected to attend The event will take place in Bajipura in the Tapi district, a tribal area. Shah will inaugurate […]

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Cincinnati civil rights and community activist Carl Westmoreland dies at 85

CINCINNATI (Cincinnati Enquirer) — Community activist Carl Westmoreland, a tireless advocate and self-proclaimed “troublemaker” who has dedicated his life to expanding black property and preserving black history, is died Thursday in Cincinnati. He was 85 years old. Westmoreland’s son, Guy Westmoreland, and his employer, the National Underground Railroad Freedom Centerconfirmed his death. Born and raised […]

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Tunisia: Imminent obstacles to civil society must be stopped

(Tunis) – Tunisian authorities should immediately drop plans for new restrictions on civil society organizations, 13 Tunisian and international rights groups said today. These plans, if implemented, would undo a major gain for freedom of association following the country’s 2011 revolution. They would constitute a new blow to the guarantees of human rights by President […]

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Civil rights groups set to take legal action against new Louisiana legislative maps

Civil rights groups are expected to file at least one lawsuit in federal court early next week on new political maps for the Louisiana Senate and House which are expected to come into effect for the 2023 election cycle. Neither card increases the number of majority black seats in the Louisiana Legislature, which civil rights […]

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Rally supports 7 Memphis Starbucks workers laid off after joining growing movement to unionize – FOX13 News Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Another rally was held in support of seven Memphis Starbucks workers who were laid off last month after joining the growing union organizing movement. Dozens of people gathered for the group known as “The Memphis Seven”. The group is now gaining national attention. RELATED: Starbucks lays off Memphis workers who plan to […]

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International events cast a large shadow in February

After a year that saw the lowest trading in nearly a quarter century, the war in Ukraine and associated market volatility resulted in another busy month of trading for 401(k) investors. . As international political events dragged Wall Street down, 401(k) investors responded with above-normal trading activity, according to Alight Solution February 401(k) Indexwhich tracks […]

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Without public debates and awareness of political rights, there would be no democracy: Justice Nageswara Rao

Speaking at the inaugural Soli J Sorabjee Excellence Award and Scholarship and Inaugural Memorial Lecture, Justice Nageswara Rao said on Wednesday that the Supreme Court of India, through all its judgments relating to human rights and freedom of speech, protected freedom of speech so that every individual should have the opportunity to discuss issues openly. […]

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Data Protection Bill Allows Civil Rights Violation – Groundviews

Photo courtesy of Gowling WLG With the misuse of laws, such as the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (ICCPR), which aim to protect the rights of citizens but are in fact used to stifle them, the government is adding to the list by introducing a new law called Personal Data Protection Act. The […]

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Indigenous judge awaits move on historic federal judicial appointment

Indianz.Com Video: Sunshine Judge Suzanne Sykes – Senate Judiciary Committee – February 1, 2022 Indigenous judge awaits move on historic federal judicial appointment Monday, March 7, 2022 By Acee Agoyo Indianz.Com WASHINGTON, DC — The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has again scheduled a meeting to advance the nomination of another Indigenous woman […]

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Contributions of women in society, essential to development — Obi

Former Anambra State Governor Peter Obi has described women’s contributions to society as essential to development. By Emma Ogbuehi In his message on the occasion of International Women’s Day 2022, Obi explained that beyond the stability of homes, which are the foundation of society, women play an important role in development, stability and the progress […]

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Civil rights lawyer Virginia Foster Durr is linked to Alexandria

Virginia Foster Durr (Both photos: Alabama Archives & History) From the Historic Alexandria Office Alexandria, VA – Historians of the civil rights movement remember Virginia Foster Durr as a friend and prominent supporter of Rosa Parks in Montgomery, Alabama during the 1950s and 1960s. But the roots of her involvement date back to when she […]

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UN body examines civil and political rights situation amid escalating government crackdown

Paris. The Cambodian government has stepped up its crackdown on key civil and political rights through draconian laws and the persecution of political opponents, human rights defenders, strikers and peaceful critics, the International Human Rights Federation said today. of Human Rights (FIDH) prior to review by a United Nations (UN) human rights body. The situation […]