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On This Date in Latin America - September 16, 1976: Argentina's "Night of the Pencils"

Given the recent discussion of memory and military dictatorships, it seems worthwhile to recall one of the many horrific events of Argentina’s military dictatorship: La Noche de los Lápices, or “Night of the Pencils.” 757 more words

Human Rights

15 September 2014 – NEWS ABOUT THE COURTS

ICC issues an arrest warrant against Sudanese accused Banda: On 11 September 2014, the ICC issued an arrest warrant against Abdallah Banda Abakaer. Banda had previously been under a summons of the court until it decided that an arrest warrant was necessary to ensure the accused’s presence. 235 more words

News About The Courts

Open Letter to Bill Gates

Dear Mr. Gates,

There is an excellent chance that you will never read this. It is my hope however, that at the very least, someone makes you aware of this letter, for in it I am showing appreciation for your actions and overall approach towards the world’s problems.   556 more words

New Jersey continues the USA trend of hyper-regulation and persecution of pregnant women who use/d drugs

An almost unbelievable trend towards the criminalisation, persecution, over-regulation and management  of pregnant women who use drugs, is taking place across the US. Tomorrow marks a particularly disturbing day as we watch court proceedings in the state of New Jersey unfold in what could be a massively dangerous and regressive step in the provision of caring for opiate dependent pregnant women. 1,028 more words

INPUD

French Journalists and Indigenous Leader at Risk of Prosecution in Papua

Urgent Appeals Desk
Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC)
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Dear friends,

The International Coalition for Papua (ICP) is writing to inform you of an ongoing criminal investigation against two French journalists, Mr. 1,228 more words

Berita

COOL PEOPLE - BILLY BRAGG And He Performs Surprise Set at the Royale For Ferguson: "Liberty and Justice for All!"

 

    

This song comes from the 1998 album, Mermaid Avenue. The lyrics to all the songs on this

album were written by Woody Guthrie sometime before his death in 1967 and put to music… 1,894 more words

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