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Human Rights and Selective Amnesia: Gazans' expulsion from humanity

In 1946, mostly due to the efforts of Eleanor Roosevelt, the spouse of the late president Franklin Delano Roosevelt, a committee was convened to draft what would become the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR). 2,139 more words

War On Terror

Equal Citizenship in Yemen: lost concept against social discrimination

Conflicts arose in the northern provinces of Yemen years ago under many covers, it wasn’t until a while ago that they were revealed to be based on sectarianism. 506 more words

Middle East

Treating Prisoners as Well as Farm Animals

The legislature in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts is now considering passing Bill S.2232. Officially entitled, “An Act to ensure continued humane animal care in Massachusetts,” this commendable bill is designed to prevent cruelty and ill-treatment to farm animals. 1,885 more words

US Legal System

The Right to Privacy in the Digital Age

The UN High Commissioner on Human Rights has released an excellent report today on the right to privacy in the digital age, blasting the digital mass surveillance that has been taking place, unchecked, by the U.S., the U.K, and other world governments. 71 more words


Goan Chodab Nahi (We will not leave our village)

This song captures the sentiments that have been misunderstood for a while now. Not only did I feel that did needed to be heard by people, I have realised that people with sensibilities will understand what this songs means. 105 more words