Today, I was invited to pay tribute to one of our fearless scholar activist, Paul Robeson. As the African-American fellow in the United Nations Programme for People of African Descent in the Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights, I was honored to share remarks on one of the finest scholar-activist that our community ever produced. 1,457 more words
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Amidst the violence, more than 650,000 people are still internally displaced, & over 290,000 have fled to neighbouring countries in search of refuge from the conflict, which has taken on increasingly sectarian overtones.
Transparency Report: Civil Society Activism, Social Accountability, and Sustainable Human Development
How was the son of LTTE Chief Prabhakaran killed? There have been conflicting views and there is a claim that the killing of Balachandran, son of the LTTE chief did not take place due to cross fire, but it was a targeted hit by the Sri Lankan forces. 1,382 more words