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U.S. failing to eliminate racial discrimination, says UN

On August 29, the United Nations CERD Committee released its Concluding Observations on the United States. There are serious concerns and powerful recommendations throughout the document, including on education, housing, gun violence, police brutality, and immigrant rights. Below is the press release that USHRN drafted. Please feel free to share...
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CERD review in the news

The CERD committee's review of the U.S. coincided with the death of Michael Brown
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New Orleans New Civil Rights Leaders

Immigrant workers and families who helped rebuild New Orleans show their bravery every day.
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My Statement to the U.S. Delegation at the CERD Review

Hi everyone, It’s 5pm on Thursday, August 15 and I’m drafting this blog post from an empty meeting room in the Palais Nations Building. The CERD review of the United...
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