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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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2013 US Human Rights Builders Award Winner: Mossville Environmental Action Now

Mossville Environmental Action Now , Inc. (M.E.A.N.) works to end the on-going human rights violations in the town of Mossville, a historic African American community located in southwest Louisiana and...
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2013 US Human Rights Movement Builders Award Winner: Monami Maulik

Monami Maulik was born in the refugee colonies of Kolkata, India and grew up in the Bronx, New York. She has been an organizer in the fields of immigrant, racial...
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USHRN Biannual Conference Workshops and Panels Announced

We are excited to announce the workshop and panel sessions for the Biannual Conference. The sessions cover a wide range of issue areas, highlighting critical human rights struggles and victories...
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2013 U.S. Human Rights Movement Builders Award Winners Announced!

The US Human Rights Network (USHRN)'s coordinating center is pleased to announce the winners of the U.S. Human Rights Movement Builders Awards 2013 . The presentation of the U.S. Human...
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UDHR Campaign 2013 Spotlight: Vermont Workers' Center

November 13, 2013 The Vermont Workers' Center (VWC) is a democratic, member-run organization dedicated to organizing for workers' rights and living wages for all Vermonters. VWC seeks an economically just...
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