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Here’s Why Those Who Care About Human Rights Should Not Care That Trump Pulled Out Of The Human Rights Council

I was a few hours late today to the story about the United States pulling out of the UN Human Rights Council. But by the time I got to the party, there was a veritable shit storm of media coverage. You have the usual suspects like Fox News spewing that it's the right choice because... [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:21-05:00June 19th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Code Pink protests Saudi Arabia

This afternoon, Code Pink organized an action outside the Saudi embassy protesting the gross human rights violations and the strong US ties to this backwards and cruel regime. Protestors carried cards with the images of political prisoners, including blogger Raif Badawi (sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes), Ashraf Fayadh (Palestinian poet and [...]

By |2019-02-25T17:58:58-05:00December 3rd, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments