Archive for the category ‘HUMAN RIGHTS’


Nestlé and the Privatization of Water
Franklin Frederick - Global Research
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Breaking the Media Blackout on the Imprisonment of Julian Assange
Mnar Muhawesh - MintPress News
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Amazon’s Indigenous Warriors Take on Invading Loggers and Ranchers
Fabiano Maisonnave – The Guardian
September 2nd, 2019 ( No Comments »)
US Blocks UN Statement to Condemn Demolition of Palestinian Homes
Quds News Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
NSA Whistleblower Speaks about Julian Assange & the ‘Shadow Government’
Arjun Walia | Collective Evolution – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 29th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
US Government Tops All for Creating Refugees
Eric Zuesse | Strategic Culture Foundation – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Italy Judge Orders Release of Sea-Watch Captain Carola Rackete
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 8th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
American Concentration Camps
Robert C. Koehler | Common Wonders – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 1st, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Refugees Are Finding Their Own Solutions – But Are Taking Great Risks in the Process
Dr Jeff Crisp | Refugee Law Initiative – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 24th, 2019 ( No Comments »)
Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Torture as a Jus Cogens Norm
Law Teacher – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 10th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Torture as a Jus Cogens Norm)
Abuses Show Assange Case Was Never About Law
Jonathan Cook – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on Abuses Show Assange Case Was Never About Law)
John Pilger Speaks Out: “Today It’s Julian Assange, Tomorrow It Could Be You”
World Socialist Website – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 3rd, 2019 ( Comments Off on John Pilger Speaks Out: “Today It’s Julian Assange, Tomorrow It Could Be You”)
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
The United Nations General Assembly – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Economic Sanctions as Collective Punishment: The Case of Venezuela
Mark Weisbrot and Jeffrey Sachs | CEPR-Center for Economic and Policy Research – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 27th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Economic Sanctions as Collective Punishment: The Case of Venezuela)
Australia High Court to Decide if Aboriginals without Citizenship Can Be Deported
David Love – Atlanta Black Star
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Australia High Court to Decide if Aboriginals without Citizenship Can Be Deported)
Decadent “Western Community of Values”. Human Trafficking and Sex Slavery
Dr. Rudolf Hänsel – Global Research
May 6th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Decadent “Western Community of Values”. Human Trafficking and Sex Slavery)
UN Rights Experts Condemn Assange Arrest
Agence France-Presse – The Philippine Star
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Rights Experts Condemn Assange Arrest)
Facebook Removes Page of Ecuador’s Former President on Same Day as Assange’s Arrest
Elias Marat | The Mind Unleashed – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 15th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Facebook Removes Page of Ecuador’s Former President on Same Day as Assange’s Arrest)
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
United Nations General Assembly – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Brazil to Open Indigenous Reserves to Mining without Indigenous Consent
Sue Branford and Maurício Torres | Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Brazil to Open Indigenous Reserves to Mining without Indigenous Consent)
UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar Advances Accountability and Initiates New Investigations
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar Advances Accountability and Initiates New Investigations)
Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar
Cristina Maza - Newsweek
March 25th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Trump Ally Erik Prince’s Company Expands to another Country Allegedly Committing Human Rights Violations: Myanmar)
Xinjiang: The Silence of the Muslims
Gwynne Dyer – The Japan Times
March 18th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Xinjiang: The Silence of the Muslims)
Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territory
UN Human Rights Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Report of the Independent International Commission of Inquiry on the Protests in the Occupied Palestinian Territory)
‘Global Indifference to Human Rights Violations in the Middle East and North Africa Fuelling Atrocities and Impunity’
Amnesty International – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on ‘Global Indifference to Human Rights Violations in the Middle East and North Africa Fuelling Atrocities and Impunity’)
Migrant Crisis in Europe? Look at Yemen
Helen Lackner | Open Democracy – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Migrant Crisis in Europe? Look at Yemen)
Disaster Capitalism in Brazil: Mining Greed Produces a Horrific Death Toll
Vijay Prashad | Independent Media Institute – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( 2 Comments »)
Julian Assange Is Dying in Darkness while the Washington Post Pats Itself on the Back
Adam Garrie | Eurasia Future – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Julian Assange Is Dying in Darkness while the Washington Post Pats Itself on the Back)
Leaked WikiLeaks Doc Reveals US Military Use of IMF, World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons
Whitney Webb – MintPress News
February 11th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Leaked WikiLeaks Doc Reveals US Military Use of IMF, World Bank as “Unconventional” Weapons)
UN Rapporteur: US Sanctions against Venezuela Causing Economic and Humanitarian Crisis
Irish Examiner – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 4th, 2019 ( Comments Off on UN Rapporteur: US Sanctions against Venezuela Causing Economic and Humanitarian Crisis)
Libya: Nightmarish Detention for Migrants, Asylum Seekers
Human Rights Watch | Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Libya: Nightmarish Detention for Migrants, Asylum Seekers)
Destroy ‘Period Huts’ or Forget State Support: Nepal Moves to End Practice
Rojita Adhikari – The Guardian
January 28th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Destroy ‘Period Huts’ or Forget State Support: Nepal Moves to End Practice)
Fact Check: How Many People Are Enslaved in the World Today?
Monti Datta – The Conversation
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Fact Check: How Many People Are Enslaved in the World Today?)
Afghanistan in Photos: When a US Strike Hits a Family Home
Andrew Quilty , Abigail Fielding-Smith , Jessica Purkiss – The Bureau of Investigative Journalism
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Afghanistan in Photos: When a US Strike Hits a Family Home)
From Child Refugee in Mozambique to School Principal in the United States
Marta Martinez | UNHCR – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on From Child Refugee in Mozambique to School Principal in the United States)
Storms and Snow in Lebanon Worsen Plight for Syrian Refugees
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Storms and Snow in Lebanon Worsen Plight for Syrian Refugees)
Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Amid Troop Build-Up in Rohingya’s Home State, UN Appeals to Myanmar for Peaceful Solution)
Evangelical Christian Group Upset That LGBTQ People Are Mentioned in Anti-Lynching Bill
Carol Kuruvilla - HuffPost
January 14th, 2019 ( Comments Off on Evangelical Christian Group Upset That LGBTQ People Are Mentioned in Anti-Lynching Bill)
Within Hours of Taking Office, Brazil’s “Trump of the Tropics” Starts Assault on the Amazon
Andy Rowell | Oil Change International – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 7th, 2019 ( 1 Comment »)
Uyghur Dispersion and Detention in China – Worse Than We Thought
Gu Qi and Li Zaili | Bitter Winter – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 31st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Uyghur Dispersion and Detention in China – Worse Than We Thought)
Genocide: 70 Years On, Three Reasons That the UN Convention Is Still Failing
Rachael Burns – The Conversation
December 24th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Never Again, and Again: Can the World Stop Genocide?
The Economist – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Migrants: A UN Conference Undermined by 11th Hour Withdrawals
Thalif Deen | IPS News – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Migrants: A UN Conference Undermined by 11th Hour Withdrawals)
New Report Provides First Comprehensive Legal Analysis of the Role of Gender in Genocide
Sareta Ashraph & Liz Olson | Global Justice Center – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on New Report Provides First Comprehensive Legal Analysis of the Role of Gender in Genocide)
From Central America to Syria: the Conspiracy against Refugees
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on From Central America to Syria: the Conspiracy against Refugees)
‘There Are No People’: China’s Crackdown in the Uyghur Heartland
Ann Scott Tyson – The Christian Science Monitor
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘There Are No People’: China’s Crackdown in the Uyghur Heartland)
Global Coalition of Scholars Calls for Added Pressure on China over Uygur Internment Camps in Xinjiang
Owen Churchill – China Morning Post
December 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Global Coalition of Scholars Calls for Added Pressure on China over Uygur Internment Camps in Xinjiang)
Tyranny against Humanity: Human Rights and Global Politics
Mahboob A. Khawaja, PhD. – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 3rd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Tyranny against Humanity: Human Rights and Global Politics)
Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next
Danielle Ryan – RT
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Amnesty Strips Aung San Suu Kyi of Its Highest Honor; Obama’s Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Next)
Cruelty, Cruelty, Cruelty: Nauru, Yemen, Gaza
Stuart Rees – New Matilda [Australia]
November 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Cruelty, Cruelty, Cruelty: Nauru, Yemen, Gaza)
We Saw Nuns Kill Children: The Ghosts of St. Joseph’s Catholic Orphanage
Christine Kenneally | BuzzFeed News Investigation – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on We Saw Nuns Kill Children: The Ghosts of St. Joseph’s Catholic Orphanage)
People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash
Jacopo Pasotti and Elisabetta Zavoli – HuffPost
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on People Are Living Inside Landfills as the World Drowns in Its Own Trash)
The Tragedy of Saudi Arabia’s Slaughter of Yemenis
Declan Walsh – The New York Times
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Tragedy of Saudi Arabia’s Slaughter of Yemenis)
‘Primitive People’: The Untold Story of UNHCR’s Historical Engagement with Rohingya Refugees
Jeff Crisp | Humanitarian Practice Network – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Primitive People’: The Untold Story of UNHCR’s Historical Engagement with Rohingya Refugees)
Slave Labor Found at Starbucks-Certified Brazil Coffee Plantation
Daniela Penha | Repórter Brasil, Mongabay – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 24th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Slave Labor Found at Starbucks-Certified Brazil Coffee Plantation)
Economy and Living Standards of Gaza ‘Eviscerated’ by Crippling Blockade – UN Trade and Development Report
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 17th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Economy and Living Standards of Gaza ‘Eviscerated’ by Crippling Blockade – UN Trade and Development Report)
India Court Legalises Gay Sex in Landmark Ruling
BBC News – TRANSCEND Media Service
September 10th, 2018 ( Comments Off on India Court Legalises Gay Sex in Landmark Ruling)
The Palestinian Cause on World Humanitarian Day – 19 August
Dr Essam Yousef - Middle East Monitor
August 27th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
A Distant Flickering Light: The Hibakusha Peace Movement (Part 2)
Robert Kowalczyk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook
Steve Stecklow | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Inside Facebook’s Myanmar Operation: Hatebook)
How Has the Declaration of Human Rights Changed the World?
Peace News – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on How Has the Declaration of Human Rights Changed the World?)
Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?
Hartosh Singh Bal – The New York Times
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Is India Creating Its Own Rohingya?)
What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?
Soutik Biswas – BBC News
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on What Happens to India’s Four Million ‘Stateless’ People?)
It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’
Harsh Mander – Al Jazeera
August 13th, 2018 ( Comments Off on It’s Time We Listened to the Plight of Assam’s ‘Foreigners’)
A Distant Flickering Light: The Hibakusha Peace Movement (Part 1)
Robert Kowalczyk – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( 11 Comments »)
Account from a Doctor on Board the Freedom Flotilla Boat Al-Awda Hijacked by the Israeli Navy
Dr Swee Ang | 21st Century Wire – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Account from a Doctor on Board the Freedom Flotilla Boat Al-Awda Hijacked by the Israeli Navy)
Outgoing UN Rights Chief: No Regrets for Speaking Up
Edith M. Lederer | Associated Press – Fox News
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Outgoing UN Rights Chief: No Regrets for Speaking Up)
‘Freedom’ under Attack by Israel as It Carries Medical Supplies to Gaza
Freedom Flotilla Coalition – TRANSCEND Media Service
August 6th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Freedom’ under Attack by Israel as It Carries Medical Supplies to Gaza)
Diabolical Plot to Extradite Assange to US
Stephen Lendman | Intrepid Report – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Diabolical Plot to Extradite Assange to US)
Swedish Woman Shows Quiet Power of Civil Disobedience as She Blocks a Deportation (video)
Robert Mackey – The Intercept
July 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Swedish Woman Shows Quiet Power of Civil Disobedience as She Blocks a Deportation (video))
Genocide Hoax Tests Ethics of Academic Publishing
Reuben Rose-Redwood – The Conversation
July 16th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?
The Daily Star [Bangladesh] – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on UN-Burma/Myanmar MOU: Why the Hush Hush?)
The Rise of a New, Global, Indigenous Left
Ikaika Hussey, Will Caron and Ed Lane | Summit Magazine - TRANSCEND Media Service
July 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Rise of a New, Global, Indigenous Left)
Trump Administration Pulls US out of UN Human Rights Council
Associated Press – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2018 ( 3 Comments »)
‘True’ Peace Requires Standing Up for Human Rights, Says UN Chief Guterres
UN News – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 20th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘True’ Peace Requires Standing Up for Human Rights, Says UN Chief Guterres)
Ecuador’s Ex-President Rafael Correa Denounces Treatment of Julian Assange as “Torture”
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
May 21st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Ecuador’s Ex-President Rafael Correa Denounces Treatment of Julian Assange as “Torture”)
Declaration on the Right to Peace (2)
United Nations General Assembly – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 7th, 2018 ( 2 Comments »)
Declaration on the Right to Peace (1)
UN Human Rights Council – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 30th, 2018 ( 1 Comment »)
Why Violent Buddhist Extremists Are Targeting Muslims in Sri Lanka
Andreas Johansson – The Conversation
April 30th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Why Violent Buddhist Extremists Are Targeting Muslims in Sri Lanka)
The Isolation of Julian Assange Is the Silencing of Us All
John Pilger – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 9th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Isolation of Julian Assange Is the Silencing of Us All)
Universal Declaration of Human Rights
United Nations – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 2nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Universal Declaration of Human Rights)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities—In Their Own Words (Part 2)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities—In Their Own Words (Part 2))
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Solitary Confinement (Part 3)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Solitary Confinement (Part 3))
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Overcrowding, No Medical Treatment, No Accessibility (Part 4)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities–Overcrowding, No Medical Treatment, No Accessibility (Part 4))
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 5)
Michael Brull - New Matilda
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 5))
The Assassination of Human Rights Activist Marielle Franco Was a Huge Loss for Brazil — and the World
Shaun King – The Intercept
March 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Assassination of Human Rights Activist Marielle Franco Was a Huge Loss for Brazil — and the World)
Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 1)
Michael Brull – New Matilda
February 19th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Behind Bars: Australia’s Shocking Cruelty to Aboriginal People with Disabilities (Part 1))
Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, Then Killed
Wa Lone, Kyaw Soe Oo, Simon Lewis and Antoni Slodkowski | Reuters – US News & World Report
February 12th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Myanmar Forces and Buddhist Villagers Torched Rohingya Homes, Then Killed)
‘Whitewashing’ Genocide in Myanmar
Ramzy Baroud | Politics for the People – TRANSCEND Media Service
February 5th, 2018 ( Comments Off on ‘Whitewashing’ Genocide in Myanmar)
The Slow-Burning Genocide in Myanmar Continues – We Cannot Be Passive
Lubka Mieresova | RightsInfo – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Slow-Burning Genocide in Myanmar Continues – We Cannot Be Passive)
Real Concerns about Rohingya Repatriation
Julian Francis | BD News – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Real Concerns about Rohingya Repatriation)
Richest 1 Percent Bagged 82 Percent of Wealth Created Last Year – Poorest Half of Humanity Got Nothing
OXFAM International – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 29th, 2018 ( Comments Off on Richest 1 Percent Bagged 82 Percent of Wealth Created Last Year – Poorest Half of Humanity Got Nothing)
Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims
Maung Zarni & Natalie Brinham - TRANSCEND Media Service
January 22nd, 2018 ( Comments Off on Reworking the Colonial-Era “Indian Peril”: Myanmar’s State-directed Persecution of Rohingyas and Other Muslims)
2018 Brings No End to Violence against Rohingya as Refugees Continue to Flee to Bangladesh
UN International Organization for Migration – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 8th, 2018 ( Comments Off on 2018 Brings No End to Violence against Rohingya as Refugees Continue to Flee to Bangladesh)
The Evolution of the Refugee Crisis
Erik Berglöf | Project Syndicate – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on The Evolution of the Refugee Crisis)
Crumbling Congo – The Making of a Humanitarian Emergency
IRIN – TRANSCEND Media Service
January 1st, 2018 ( Comments Off on Crumbling Congo – The Making of a Humanitarian Emergency)
In 2017, the World Let another ‘Genocide’ Unfold
Ishaan Tharoor | The Washington Post – Chicago Tribune
December 25th, 2017 ( Comments Off on In 2017, the World Let another ‘Genocide’ Unfold)
The EU’s Complicity in Refugee Abuse in Libya
John Dalhuisen – Al Jazeera
December 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The EU’s Complicity in Refugee Abuse in Libya)
Red Cross Says Life Has Stopped in Myanmar’s Rakhine
Stephanie Nebehay | Reuters – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 18th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Red Cross Says Life Has Stopped in Myanmar’s Rakhine)
What Libya’s “Slave Auctions” Tell Us about the Humanitarian System
Nanjala Nyabola | IRIN – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 11th, 2017 ( Comments Off on What Libya’s “Slave Auctions” Tell Us about the Humanitarian System)
Media Erase NATO Role in Bringing Slave Markets to Libya
Ben Norton | Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Media Erase NATO Role in Bringing Slave Markets to Libya)
Rohingya Women Sold as Sex Slaves in Bangladesh
Al Jazeera – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Women Sold as Sex Slaves in Bangladesh)
The Rohingya Tragedy Shows Human Solidarity Is a Lie
Tawakkol Karman – Al Jazeera
December 4th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Rohingya Tragedy Shows Human Solidarity Is a Lie)
Starved, ‘Mutilated’ and Blackmailed Migrants Auctioned Off as Slaves by Smugglers in Libya
Lara Rebello – International Business Times
November 27th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Myanmar: Rohingya Trapped in Dehumanizing Apartheid Regime
Amnesty International – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 27th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Myanmar: Rohingya Trapped in Dehumanizing Apartheid Regime)
Migrants Sold into Slavery in Libya for as Little as US$400
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 20th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Manus Island: Those for Whom We Cannot Grieve
Elise Addlem – New Matilda
November 20th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Manus Island: Those for Whom We Cannot Grieve)
With the Rohingya of Myanmar: Haunting Images of the World’s Next Genocide
Jerry Adler – Yahoo News
November 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on With the Rohingya of Myanmar: Haunting Images of the World’s Next Genocide)
Nations without Nationality – An ‘Unseen’ Stark Reality
Baher Kamal – Inter Press Service-IPS
November 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Nations without Nationality – An ‘Unseen’ Stark Reality)
The Unwanted: A Haunting Look at the Rohingya Who Escaped Ethnic Cleansing
Elizabeth Rubin and Paula Bronstein – The Intercept
November 6th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Unwanted: A Haunting Look at the Rohingya Who Escaped Ethnic Cleansing)
Statement by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Statement by Ms. Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar)
Bangladeshis Open Their Hearts, Homes to Rohingya Refugees
Hala Jaber – Inter Press Service-IPS
October 30th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar Conclude Visit to Bangladesh
UH High Commissioner for Human Rights – TRANSCEND Media Service
October 30th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Independent International Fact Finding Mission on Myanmar Conclude Visit to Bangladesh)
Human Rights & Humanitarian Law: Genocide
Jean Paul Sartre | Tamil Nation – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 31st, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
End of Mission Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar
UN Information Center – TRANSCEND Media Service
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on End of Mission Statement by Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the Situation of Human Rights in Myanmar)
The Killing Fields of Australia – A Matter of Routine
Chris Graham – New Matilda
July 24th, 2017 ( Comments Off on The Killing Fields of Australia – A Matter of Routine)
On World Refugee Day 20 Jun UN Urges Support, Solidarity for Record Number of Displaced People
UN News Centre – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 26th, 2017 ( Comments Off on On World Refugee Day 20 Jun UN Urges Support, Solidarity for Record Number of Displaced People)
Are NGOs Responsible for the Migration Crisis in the Mediterranean?
Antoine Pécoud and Marta Esperti – The Conversation
June 26th, 2017 ( 1 Comment »)
Refugee or Migrant? Sometimes the Line Is Blurred
Parvati Nair – The Conversation
June 26th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Refugee or Migrant? Sometimes the Line Is Blurred)
Why Washington Was a No Show at Human Rights Hearings
Lauren Carasik – Al Jazeera
April 3rd, 2017 ( Comments Off on Why Washington Was a No Show at Human Rights Hearings)
China Releases Human Rights Report on US: ‘Terrible Problems’
teleSUR – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 13th, 2017 ( Comments Off on China Releases Human Rights Report on US: ‘Terrible Problems’)
Politicizing Victimhood: Human Rights as a Propaganda Weapon in Aleppo and Mosul
Anthony DiMaggio - CounterPunch
January 9th, 2017 ( Comments Off on Politicizing Victimhood: Human Rights as a Propaganda Weapon in Aleppo and Mosul)
Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (Rome) Takes Up ‘Urgent Case’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya
International State Crime Initiative – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 19th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal (Rome) Takes Up ‘Urgent Case’ of Myanmar’s Rohingya)
Human Rights Day: A Call to Care
Kathy Kelly | PeaceVoice – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 12th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Human Rights Day: A Call to Care)
Rohingya Tribunal Request to Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal
TRANSCEND Media Service
November 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on Rohingya Tribunal Request to Permanent Peoples’ Tribunal)
Towards a Rational Legal Philosophy of Individual Rights
Denis Rancourt | Dissident Voice – TRANSCEND Media Service
November 21st, 2016 ( Comments Off on Towards a Rational Legal Philosophy of Individual Rights)
America’s Astounding Human Rights Hypocrisy in Cuba
Harvey Wasserman - Reader Supported News
March 28th, 2016 ( Comments Off on America’s Astounding Human Rights Hypocrisy in Cuba)
2015: When Global Governments Trampled Human Rights in Name of National Security
Andrea Germanos – Common Dreams
March 7th, 2016 ( Comments Off on 2015: When Global Governments Trampled Human Rights in Name of National Security)
600 Refugees Detained by Australia Say They Want to Die
TeleSur – TRANSCEND Media Service
December 7th, 2015 ( Comments Off on 600 Refugees Detained by Australia Say They Want to Die)
Human Rights and the Targeting by Drone
Robert McCorquodale - European Journal of International Law
September 28th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Human Rights and the Targeting by Drone)
Two Short Paragraphs That Summarize the US Approach to Human Rights Advocacy
Glenn Greenwald – The Intercept
September 14th, 2015 ( Comments Off on Two Short Paragraphs That Summarize the US Approach to Human Rights Advocacy)
World Bank Group: Project Critics Threatened, Harassed, Jailed
Human Rights Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 29th, 2015 ( Comments Off on World Bank Group: Project Critics Threatened, Harassed, Jailed)
The Americas, First Region to Have Convention on Protecting Human Rights of Older Persons
Human Wrongs Watch – TRANSCEND Media Service
June 22nd, 2015 ( 1 Comment »)
The State of The World’s Human Rights 2014/15
Amnesty International – TRANSCEND Media Service
April 13th, 2015 ( Comments Off on The State of The World’s Human Rights 2014/15)
Back to Child Labor and Slavery?
John Scales Avery – TRANSCEND Media Service
March 26th, 2012 ( Comments Off on Back to Child Labor and Slavery?)
What Are Human Rights? [Legendado em Portugues] (VIDEO OF THE WEEK)
TMS Editor
January 30th, 2012 ( Comments Off on What Are Human Rights? [Legendado em Portugues] (VIDEO OF THE WEEK))
Human Rights Yes, Bombing No
Pia Figueroa – InDepth News
June 27th, 2011 ( Comments Off on Human Rights Yes, Bombing No)
Cochabamba’s Message: Let the People Speak
Janet Redman – Yes! Magazine
May 3rd, 2010 ( Comments Off on Cochabamba’s Message: Let the People Speak)
Indegenous Peoples’ Declaration – World Peoples’ Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth
Many Authors – TRANSCEND Media Service
May 3rd, 2010 ( Comments Off on Indegenous Peoples’ Declaration – World Peoples’ Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth)
Changing the Climate for Justice
Joseph Huff-Hannon – ColorLines
April 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Changing the Climate for Justice)
Message to Bolivia: Nature’s Rights Are Also Human Rights
Eduardo Galeano – Znet
April 26th, 2010 ( Comments Off on Message to Bolivia: Nature’s Rights Are Also Human Rights)
ON OLYMPICS, WORLD CUPS AND HUMAN RIGHTS
Am Johal – Znet
April 12th, 2010 ( Comments Off on ON OLYMPICS, WORLD CUPS AND HUMAN RIGHTS)
LET CASTER RUN!
Dave Zirin and Sherry Wolf – Znet
April 12th, 2010 ( Comments Off on LET CASTER RUN!)