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Advancing Human Rights 2017: A Status Report on Human Rights in the United States
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2017 Human Rights Status Report: Advancing Human Rights

Commit yourself to the noble struggle for human rights. You will make a greater person of yourself, a greater nation of your country and a finer world to live in. - Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Click here to download USHRN's 2017 Status Report on Human Rights in the...
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Civil Society Responses to the Global Financial and Economic Crisis

A 2010 paper published by the Institute for Policy Studies which outlines organizing, education, and advocacy efforts being undertaken in response to the financial and economic crisis by groups working...
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Auditing Economic Policy in the Light of Obligations on Economic and Social Rights

Published in 2008 by the Essex Human Rights Review , this study considers how citizens can audit economic policies from a human rights perspective, with a particular focus on economic...
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Rethinking Macro Economic Strategies from Human Rights Perspective

A study by Radhika Balakrishnan, Diane Elson, and Rajeev Patel published in 2009 as an instrument that provides a theoretical framework which integrates human rights and economic concepts and a...
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Stand Up For Children’s Rights: A Teacher’s Guide for Exploration and Action with 11 - 16 year olds

Stand Up for Children’s Rights is 2010 UNICEF guide for teachers, group facilitators, and youth leaders working with students aged 11-16.
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Standards for the Prevention, Detection, Response, and Monitoring of Sexual Abuse in Juvenile Facilities

A 2008 document by the National Prison Rape Elimination Commission which provided the President, members of Congress, the Attorney General, and the Secretary of Health and Human Services with national...
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