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The business of human rights

The business of human rights…

  • Thu Dec 11 03:59:00 2014
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Egypt: amending the penal code, shattering civil society

NGOs, activists, journalists, filmmakers: all should fear the latest state crackdown, writes Chalaine Chang.…

  • Wed Oct 15 05:03:00 2014
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Egypt’s cover-up: one year after the Rab’a Square massacre

The military-backed authorities recently refused entry to Human Rights Watch workers…

  • Thu Aug 14 07:03:00 2014
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Rise of the killer robots!

Nathalie Olah reports on the alarming development of autonomous weapons.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:51:00 2016
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Why are we so afraid of chemical weapons?

War is destruction. So why, asks MG Zimeta, does the ‘existential threat’ of an airborne toxic event in Syria and beyond, instil such horror.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Civil society crackdown in Ethiopia

As Ethiopia joins the UN Human Rights Council, Laetitia Bader hopes its own rights abuses will be put under the international spotlight.…

  • Tue Jan 1 08:11:00 2013
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The day after the UN vote on Palestine

Becoming a ‘non-member state’ needs to bring practical as well as symbolic change says Frank Barat.…

  • Fri Nov 30 11:54:00 2012
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A ‘strategic silence’ on Syria – to the Philippines’ shame

Iris Gonzales on an uncomfortable absence at this month’s Human Rights Council meeting.…

  • Tue Jun 12 05:51:00 2012
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Making caste a thing of the past

An ‘anti-untouchability’ video project is raising awareness of the crimes against dalits which blight Indian society, writesMari Marcel Thekaekara.…

  • Mon May 21 09:25:00 2012
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Kimberley Process 'whitewashes' blood diamonds

Aoife Allen describes how The Kimberley Process Certification Scheme is not doing enough to clean up the gems trade…

  • Sun Apr 1 07:27:00 2012
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