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Community Service

all other pleasures and possessions pale into nothingness before service which is rendered in a spirit of joy. ~ Mohandas Gandhi

As 2015 begins, it is a time for me to reflect on community service and what it means to me. 726 more words

Rotary Club Of Palm Springs

Rio’s Human Rights Commission Launches 2014 Report

While many will remember 2014 as the year of the World Cup, some Rio de Janeiro activists will recall it as the year of… 54 more words

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This week the Australian Government announced it will slash the budget of the Australian Human Rights Commission. It's hard to avoid the conclusion that the cuts are a politically motivated response to criticism.

Slashing funding for human rights watchdog is dangerous for human rights and democracy

15 December 2014

Today’s announcement that the Australian Government will slash the Australian Human Rights Commission’s funding by around 30% over the next three years has been denounced by the Human Rights Law Centre. 263 more words

Human Rights Commission

Foster reaches settlement in discrimination suit

KIMT News 3 – Former Mason City Human Rights Director, Lionel Foster reaches settlement with city officials over discrimination suit.

Foster says while the terms are still being finalized between attorneys, a settlement has been reached to the tune of $240,000. 96 more words

Iowa

“Racism is alive and well in this country and everyone who is white-skinned is racist"

Cape Cod Times: “The bottom line is, just as men are responsible for ending sexism … only white people can end racism and we need to work on that. 8 more words

Race

రైతుల ఆత్మహత్యలపై హెచ్ఆర్‌సీ సుమోటో

రైతుల ఆత్మహత్యలపై హెచ్ఆర్‌సీ సుమోటో

తెలంగాణ రాష్ట్రంలో రైతుల ఆత్మహత్యలు పెరిగిపోతున్నాయి. గడచిన ఐదు నెలల కాలంలో ఇప్పటి వరకు ఆరు వందల మంది రైతులు ఆత్మహత్యలు చేసుకున్నారు. ఇప్పటికీ ప్రతిరోజూ నాలుగు నుంచి ఐదుగురు రైతులు……………..seemore

How an Indian visitor fell in love with Pakistan and Pakistanis

I said, “I want to go to Pakistan…” but, I couldn’t finish before the reactions came flying in:

“There are so many new places you can see, then why Pakistan?” 1,295 more words