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Global movement for an end to impunity has emerged

Cambodians are not alone in their fight against impunity and injustice; a global movement for an end to impunity has emerged.

Today, 23 November 2014, marks the fifth anniversary of the world’s largest single attack on journalists – the Maguindanao or Ampatuan massacre – in which 32 journalists were killed in the Philippines. 461 more words


allAfrica.com: Africa: Madeleine Albright, Ibrahim Gambari to Lead High-Level Commission on Security, Justice & Governance

Former U.S. Secretary of State Madeleine Albright and former Nigerian Foreign Minister Ibrahim Gambari will chair a new commission focusing on conflict-affected states, the cyber economy, and climate change, The Hague Institute for Global Justice and The Stimson Center announced today.The new initiative — the Commission on Global Security, Justice, & Governance—will release a comprehensive set of recommendations in the summer of 2015 in advance of the United Nations’ 70th anniversary summit next September. 17 more words


CONSISTENCY: The Most Urgent Action Against Climate Change

During the first two weeks of December, world leaders will lay the foundation for a new global agreement on climate change at the 20th Conference of the Parties ( 931 more words

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Mean greenie campaign leads to VT nuclear plant closure

News out of Vermont that the state’s only nuclear power plant near the town of Vernon has announced layoffs of 165 employees on January 9th. This as part of the plant shutting down next year that was announced August of 2013. 278 more words

PressTV: UN resolution on Iran mockery of justice

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu (L) and Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper

Thu Nov 20, 2014 2:59PM GMT

By Ismail Salami

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Humans of New York Shares Powerful Portraits of People in the Middle East

Since 2010, Humans of New York (HONY) photographer Brandon Stanton has been faithfully documenting the people he meets in the Big Apple, one poignant portrait and story at a time. 534 more words