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There is a growing epidemic, let's do something about it.

Whether it’s in the news, in conversations, or during justice proceedings, the excuses and latitude we give violent men is infuriating. There isn’t a day that goes by without seeing a story about a (ex)husband or (ex)boyfriend murdering women and/or children in their lives. 178 more words

Feminism

Facebook Live Violence - Are we asking the right questions?

Facebook promised action regarding the violence Facebook Live videos, but are we asking the right question when addressing the problem?

Are these videos causing violence or are they merely showing something that exists in our society? 309 more words

Activism

Democracy Now: Chomsky on the GOP: Has Any Organization Ever Been So Committed to Destruction of Life on Earth?

In an interview covering a variety of subjects, Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman recently spoke with renowned linguist, political activist, and MIT’s Professor Emeritus Noam Chomsky in Cambridge, MA. 21 more words
Opinion

Chiapas: Threats against Las Abejas Continue in Los Chorros, Chenalho Municipality

Mural in Acteal (Photo:@Sipaz)

On April 19, Las Abejas de Acteal Civil Society Organization, municipality of Chenalho, published a communiqué in which they updated the situation of their… 492 more words

Human Rights

Guerrero/ National: Parents of the 43 Consider not Attending Meeting with PGR and CIDH

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On April 20th, the parents of the 43 disappeared students of the Raul Isidro Burgos Normal Rural School, Ayotzinapa are scheduled for a meeting with officials of the Attorney General’s Office (PGR), with representatives of the special monitoring mechanism and with the Rapporteur of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR), Esmeralda Arosemena de Troitiño. 194 more words

Human Rights

Chiapas: Nurses Reach Agreements and End Hunger Strike

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On April 12th, nine nurses who were on hunger strike, some of them for ten days, ended it after reaching a series of agreements with the state government regarding their demands that included the payment of benefits, the reinstatement of 15 workers who were unjustifiably dismissed, and the supply of medicines. 331 more words

Justice System

Welcome To The Justice Report

Hello.  And welcome to The Justice Report.

This is a very brief introductory post to give a synopsis of what The Justice Report is.  TJR is a blog of some opinion, some facts, along with other news stories and miscellaneous information.   147 more words

Crime