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Take our Strategic Plan survey!

Help us learn how well we are implementing our Strategic Plan, especially as relates to achieving our mission and our strategies to support collaboration among member groups. Please take 20 minutes to fill it out ! (Photo credit: Wikimedia Commons )
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UN Human Rights Committee finds US in violation on 25 counts

Adam Hudson with the San Francisco Bay View writes about the recent United Nations review of U.S. Government compliance with the ratified International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights, which took place this year in March. Hudson writes..."While President Obama told the country to “look forward, not backward” when it...
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In Human Rights News: Marriage Equality, Deported Veterans, Indigenous Rights, and more

In Human Rights News: November 9 - 15, 2013 In this week's Human Rights News we find issues related to marriage equality, deportation, disability rights, healthcare, indigenous rights, workers' rights,...
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ADVANCING HUMAN RIGHTS 2013: Emerging Issue Presentations

USHRN is excited to announce the presentations on emerging human rights topics for our Biannual Conference. These presentations will inform conference participants about human rights issues that impact the most...
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Wendy's Founder's Week of Action

Allies in cities across the country will be taking action at local Wendy’s restaurants the week of Nov. 11, calling on Wendy’s to live up to the values espoused by...
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UDHR Campaign 2013 Spotlight: The League of Young Voters Education

November 18, 2013 The League of Young Voters empowers young people nationwide to participate in the democratic process and create progressive political change on the local, state and national level...
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