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3 Ways to Say #WaterIsAHumanRight On World WaterDay!

Today, the US Human Rights Network joins people across the world to celebrate and recognize World Water Day. Today and everyday, we say: "Water is a human right!" Here are three things you can do today: Changing Climate/Changing Work: Women Leaders on Economic Empowerment & the Human Right to Water...
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February 2017 ED Message

As I assumed my new role as the Executive Director of the US Human Rights Network (USHRN), the communities I care most about braced for a new federal administration brought to power using fear, hate, division, exploitation, greed, and extraction. This new era in the United States is part of...
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UN Panel Slams U.S. Record on Police Brutality, Torture, Child Migrants & Guantánamo

As protests continue over the police shooting of Michael Brown in Ferguson, the United States is facing pressure internationally over its failure to put a halt to police brutality. In...
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The US human rights record on repeat

Nearly identical statements of concern have come from three separate UN committees
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Justice Department Finds Cleveland Police Uses Excessive Force

Cleveland's Division of Police has "engaged in a pattern and practice of using excessive force"
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#udhr204: John Marshall Law School

This post is a part of the #udhr2014 campaign. Check out the campaign webpage for more info! The call for human rights rings loud and clear in Chicago. The people...
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Statement on Eric Garner Case

The refusal to indict sends a message to all that the lives of people of color are not valued
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