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US Human Rights Network Statement - on US Withdrawal from UN Human Rights Council-

The unfortunate decision of the US government to withdraw from the UN Human Rights Council comes amid significant criticism of US human rights violations, including separating immigrating families at the southern border, increasing oppression of the poor and people of color, systemic law enforcement crimes, and escalating institutionalized racism throughout...
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USHRN Response to the President’s Announcement of a Ban on Trans People from Military

For Immediate Release July 26, 2017 Contact: Jess St. Louis, jstlouis@ushrnetwork.org , (404) 588-9761 x 104 USHRN Responds to the President’s Announcement of a Ban on Trans People in the Military Atlanta, GA -- In the early morning of July 26, in a series of tweets, President Trump announced a...
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64 Day Campaign Week Three Highlight: The Southern Center for Human Rights

ABOUT The Southern Center for Human Rights (SCHR) is a nonprofit law firm dedicated to providing legal representation to people facing the death penalty, challenging human rights violations in prisons...
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64 Day Campaign Week Three Highlight: Malcolm X Center for Self-Determination

ABOUT The Center serves as a public space for developing, testing, training and implementation of approaches to popular education, strategic planning, and communications skill enhancement as an organization of Afrikans...
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64 Day Campaign Week Three Highlight: Center for Constitutional Rights

ABOUT The Center for Constitutional Rights is dedicated to advancing and protecting the rights guaranteed by the United States Constitution and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Founded in 1966...
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USHRN 64 Day Campaign Week Two Summary: Organization Highlights

In 2010, 46.2 MILLION people were in poverty in the U.S. This Wednesday, October 17 th , is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty . The day was...
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64 Day Campaign Week Two Highlight: Human Rights Institute - Columbia Law School

ABOUT The Human Rights Institute sits at the heart of human rights teaching, practice and scholarship at Columbia Law School. Founded in 1998 by the late Professor Louis Henkin, the...
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