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More than 1/2 of US Schoolchildren Live In Poverty

Huff Post: Overall, 51 percent of U.S. schoolchildren came from low-income households in 2013, according to the foundation, which analyzed data from National Center for Education Statistics on students eligible for free or reduced-price lunches. 33 more words

Financial Infrastructure

Zero Hedge: The Value of Wealth

We need to do a lot more thinking, and take a far more critical look at ourselves, than we do at present. We’re not even playing it safe, we’re only playing it easy. 64 more words

Economic Justice

Sahar Aziz: Moving Beyond Politics to Accountability on US Torture Program

  Will the United States do what it demands of other nations, and hold its own government officials accountable for torture, or will it parrot authoritarian regimes as it invokes national security as a blanket excuse for crimes against humanity?

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Rationale for Petitioning the Seychelles National Consultative Forum

Seychelles, I Remember – Truth and Restorative Justice, Morally Right and Good for the Morale!

Personal Statement on the Occasion of the International Day of Peace, 21st September 2014, as a Concerned Seychellois and Initiator of the… 984 more words

NY Times: Prosecute Torturers and Their Bosses

Since the day President Obama took office, he has failed to bring to justice anyone responsible for the torture of terrorism suspects — an official government program conceived and carried out in the years after the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001.

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Truth And Reconciliation

South African Truth and Reconciliation Commission Videotape Collection

The Truth and Reconciliation Commission established in South Africa was an experiment in restorative justice focusing on the Apartheid period. The 84 videos that comprise this collection are news broadcasts assembled by the journalist Max Du Preez covering the history and activities of the Commission. 48 more words