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Uganda police abuse street children, says HRW

Many children are forced to live on the streets because of poverty
Street children in Uganda face constant abuse from police and other government officials, a human rights group says. 19 more words

Nobel Peace Laureates Slam Human Rights Watch's Refusal to Cut Ties to U.S. Government

Mairead Maguire et al.
July 8, 2014

Human Rights Watch’s affiliation with ex-CIA and NATO officials generates perverse incentives and undermine its reputation for independence. 4,149 more words


HRW's Revolving Door with US Government

Abby Martin speaks with Keane Bhatt, activist and signatory on a second open letter to Human Rights Watch condemning the organization for its revolving door relationship with the US government.


Whitewashing Venezuela’s Right Wing

By Joe Emersberger – TeleSUR English – July 7th 2014

In the heated media war over Venezuela, studies produced by well-funded NGOs (usually with ties to powerful states) have been regularly cited by the western corporate media to paint a grim picture of the country.

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'Victory for Sri Lankan people': UN to probe 'war crimes'

The United Nations is to launch an investigation into alleged war crimes and continuing human rights violations in Sri Lanka.