A young man is left to die in pain because of archaic restrictions on medicines. A woman is sterilized without her consent because she has HIV. A teenager with a drug problem is locked away in a "treatment" center where he is beaten and abused. Find out what you can do to help stop torture in health care.
A young man is left to die in pain because of archaic restrictions on medicines. A woman is sterilized without her consent because she has HIV. A teenager with a drug problem is locked away in a "treatment" center where he is beaten and abused. The Campaign to Stop Torture in Health Care is wor
The project is funded in large part by the Open Society Foundation’s Campaign for Black Achievement (CBMA). One of the major goals of the CBMA is promoting an asset-driven--as opposed to deficit-driven--narrative of black male identity, highlighting black males’ vast untapped potential. The Black Male Identity Project has the overall purpose of formulating and providing a framework for ongoing self-definition and image reclamation. Page: 106 people like this.
Douglas James Sir Ive pleaded for my life with glenn beck to deaf ears. Im the guy who gave the idea to UN people in slovakia to save the gypsies. Also the free energy machine scwartsenager is selling. Sir ask Obama for my CIA file...no love there. ...
Justice Richard Goldstone and other experts will discuss international human rights law, the investigation and prosecution of terrorist crimes, reform in counterterrorism, and victims' right to reparations.
Thousands of Roma kids will likely continue to be wrongly segregated into schools for children with mental disabilities this year. What do you think should further be done to halt the widespread discrimination against Roma in education?
Europe's top human-rights watchdog issued an urgent rebuke to the Czech Republic last week: Stop the continued racial segregation of Roma children in schools that damns them to "a future as second-class citizens."
Joe Whittle Ironically, King has been a supporter of the IRA, with financial and personal links to them, as well as being caught on video commenting in support of them. Even though they are a terrorist organization that has killed many, many innocent people in their bombings and attacks.
Elizabeth Powers From the letter: "The First Amendment protects freedom of religion. Singling out a group of Americans for government scrutiny based on their faith is divisive and wrong. Muslims are an integral part of America and should be treated as such."
The natural resources sector has the potential to generate billions of dollars in revenues that can be used for poverty reduction and sound investment. For decades, however, management secrecy has allowed corruption to thrive in countries such as Angola, Cambodia and Guinea. According to Nigeria’s o
Donal Adams This article points out a very important effort at transparency that has been highly successful but not well known. IT is also, once more, an example of George Soros putting action behind words and accomplishing good for millions of people.
If you live in a country where sex work is criminalized, you might be surprised to hear that sex workers have rights. You might even think that they should not have rights, though if that’s the case, you’ve probably never spoken with a sex worker.
The Hungarian Civil Liberties Union (HCLU), an Open Society grantee, has produced more than 200 films on topics such as drug policy, HIV/AIDS & human rights, and disability rights. All are free to download & distribute.
In 2010 HCLU produced 127 videos. There are 91 foreign language (English or Russian) and 36 Hungarian language videos. Besides drug policy, we produced many interesting films in the fields of HIV/AIDS and human rights, disability rights, freedom of speech and freedom of information, and within the f