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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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U.S. Gun Violence: A Human Rights Failure

The United Nations Human Rights Committee has given the U.S. a series of failing grades on human rights
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Issue N° 21 of the Human Rights Treaties Division's (HRTD) Newsletter

Civil Society Section Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Human Rights Treaties Division's (HRTD) Newsletter Dear All, We are very pleased to share with you Issue...
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Federal Court Finds NYPD Liable for Unconstitutional Stops-and-Frisks

Press Release from the Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR) [On August 12th], a federal judge found the New York City Police Department (NYPD) liable for a pattern and practice of...
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Gowdy's Misnamed Safe Act Poses Threat To U.S. System Of Justice, Due Process And Human Rights

The Rights Working Group strongly opposes the proposed legislation sponsored by Rep. Trey Gowdy (R-SC) which seeks to change the nation’s policies on immigration enforcement by empowering states to create...
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