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Why Africa won’t uphold Human Rights

Watmore Makokoba

Human rights organisations say it is difficult to expect Africa to adopt a positive paradigm shift towards upholding of human rights.

Amnesty International regional director for Southern Africa Deprose Muchena said failure by Parliamentarians, particularly in Zimbabwe, sets a very bad example why it is difficult to create an Africa where fundamental human rights are upheld. 464 more words

Civic Action

Protests May Affect St. Louis Vote To Give Raise To Police


ST. LOUIS (AP) — Voters in St. Louis will soon be asked to weigh in on a half-cent sales tax increase that would be used to give officers a raise. 29 more words

Protests May Affect St. Louis Vote To Give Raise To Police


ST. LOUIS (AP) — Voters in St. Louis will soon be asked to weigh in on a half-cent sales tax increase that would be used to give officers a raise. 29 more words

Activists Against the Death Penalty Suffer the Wrath of the Iranian Regime

The death penalty in Iran is a source of contention within the international community. The regime refuses to stop the death penalty and will even use it against those activists who opt to fight against the use of the death penalty. 758 more words

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POLITICAL MARRIAGE OF NFL AND DEMS: RACISM, PROTESTS, FINANCIAL LOSS, EMPTY STADIUMS

AT: “What we are witnessing in the media narrative around the NFL protests is the prevailing modus operandi of contemporary leftists seeking to introduce their identity politics into all aspects of American life, even where those politics are unwelcome for most Americans. 325 more words

Politics

Police Sergeant to Testify in ACLU Trial

ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – A St. Louis police sergeant who helped shape the department’s on-the-ground response to Stockley protesters is scheduled to take the witness stand in federal court. 121 more words

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Protests in Kiev

In Kiev, the protest actions that began on October 17 still continue. Near the Verkhovna Rada are several hundred protesters, smashed tents.
The event was named “Ukrainian gathering”, hinting at the involvement of the entire Ukrainian nation. 175 more words

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