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Trump's Indefinite Detention of Children: Daily Brief
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Rachel Denber 2h
Manganese miners in Georgia must work 12 hour shifts, for 15 days w/o days off. And live in dorm, apart from families. This puts their safety at risk. New HRW report, video
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Kenneth Roth 3h
Azerbaijani journalist Khadija Ismayilova spent 537 days in jail for exposing the corruption and cronyism of Pres Ilham Aliyev and his family. Now she is facing trumped-up charges again.
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Andrew Stroehlein 5h
"The far right is emboldened, legitimised & ever more violent, and hate crimes are surging. … Mainstream politicians & several media outlets are legitimising ideas that fuel ideologically driven far-right terrorism & violent racist attacks" -
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Karolina Kozik 3h
“I tried to hide in the boat but then I jumped...one bullet penetrated the boat and nicked my head. I saw Ibrahim Abdo Saeed dying in front of me.” fisherman describes harrowing attack by Saudi-led coalition to
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Dreisen Heath 19h
“The detention of children can lead to trauma, suicidal feelings, and exposure to dangerously inadequate medical care,” says , “No amount of time in detention is safe for children and prolonged detention is particularly harmful.”
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Nicole Tooby 12h
“A soul-searching review of where journalists have failed in reporting on religious intolerance leads us back to equipping journalists with better training,” says 's in new opinion piece:
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Kartik Raj 4h
Important new report out today on inadequate regulation of worker safety and rights in the mining industry in Georgia. Presser here: . Congratulations , on your first HRW report!
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Elaine Pearson 5h
Morrison urged to address human rights on Vietnam visit after calling nation 'free'. Let’s remember, this is not a country where people vote for their leaders. It is a one party state that represses basic freedoms.
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Sophie Richardson 5h
How about some sanctions on govt officials arbitrarily detaining 1m people? Call me crazy...U.S. Puts Sanctions on Chinese Nationals Over Fentanyl Trafficking
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Georgia: Worker Rights, Safety at Risk
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Andrew Stroehlein Aug 21
With a nod to a great moment in the push for democracy & human rights in the Baltic states decades ago, the people of Hong Kong will join hands on Friday in the name of freedom.
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Sarah Leah Whitson 11h
- “Harassment, discrimination, and violence directed at religious minorities are facilitated by a legal architecture, established in 2006, that purports to maintain “religious harmony.” In practice, it undermines religious freedom.”
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Venezuela: UN Should Set Commission of Inquiry
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Kenneth Roth 12h
Many American Jews are appalled at Trump's assumption that their first loyalty is to Israel and that they should reflexively support Netanyahu's systematic discrimination against and oppression of Palestinians. Those are not the Jewish values I was taught.
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Human Rights Watch 12h
Quote of the Day, by , on Saudi-led coalition attacks on Yemeni fishing boats
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The detention of children can lead to trauma and suicidal feelings. US: New Rules Allow Indefinite Detention of Children
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Dewa Mavhinga 14h
The brazen abduction of Gonyeti by armed men who beat her family comes just a day after western diplomats slammed rising physical attacks on human rights defenders in . Will now act to stop this madness?
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Dewa Mavhinga 14h
Samantha Kureya (Gonyeti) used comedy to shed a light on , now she has been abducted by armed, masked men who beat up her family.
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Kenneth Roth 16h
UN chief "deeply troubled" as Russian-Syrian forces advance in Idlib "which could trigger a new wave of human suffering" for 3M civilians. He "strongly condemns continued attacks on civilians and...healthcare and educational facilities."
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