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In Memoriam: Sharon Rice Vaughn

Dear Friends,

What a great privilege to have known Sharon Rice Vaughan. She was an amazing teacher, and one of the greatest examples of a servant leader I have ever met. 264 more words

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Cambodian women are speaking up for their rights; it’s time we listen

Reflecting on International Women’s Day, CCHR looks at the Cambodian women who are challenging gender norms by fighting for their rights

In every facet of society, women across the world continue to possess fewer advantages while enduring greater threats to their safety and well-being. 1,049 more words


Digital Risks to Human Rights Defenders: Rising Threats from Governments and the Private Sector

I recently contributed to an Amnesty International USA blog post that discusses the opportunities and pitfalls of technology in human rights work. This post provides more detail to that discussion. 995 more words


Pakistan Condemns Lahore Church Attacks

Pakistan’s Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) clerics statement “Islam does not permit attacks on the worship places of religious minorities. A Muslim state is responsible for the protection of minorities. 326 more words

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