User: newstrust Topic: Human Rights
Category: Human Rights Around the World :: Sudan
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Medical Professionals Must Be Advocates for Migrant Patients 10.11.2019 Truthout.com
We honor the Hippocratic Oath when we work to ensure that U.S. policies don't add to migrants' ...
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Clooney urges action on Sudan generals’ assets 11.6.2019 Raw Story
Hollywood star and activist George Clooney on Tuesday urged the international community to go after illicit money from Sudan, voicing hope that financial pressure would change the calculus for generals who violently put down pro-democracy protests. Clooney — a longtime campaigner for human rights in Sudan’s western region of Darfur — noted that the notorious […]
Steps for preventing future genocides: A look at genocide throughout the world 10.6.2019 The Moderate Voice

By Alon Ben-Meir NEW YORK — The phenomenon of genocide has baffled historians for many generations. The question that has been and continues to be asked is what goes through the minds of leaders, however despotic and ruthless, to conclude that committing genocide against their real or perceived enemies will provide them with salvation that […]

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Sudan protesters stage mass civil disobedience in latest effort to end military rule 9.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The strike follows a military crackdown that protesters say left more than 100 killed by security forces. Additionally, at least 784 people have been wounded in its capital, Khartoum, since Monday.
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“Sooner or Later, Dictators Fall,” Says Eyewitness to Sudan’s Uprising 24.5.2019 Truthout.com
Protesters remain committed to continuing the uprising until the old regime is completely transformed.
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Europeans Criminalized for Helping Migrants as Far Right Aims to Win Elections 21.5.2019 Truthout.com
Elderly women, priests and firefighters are among those arrested, charged or harassed by police for supporting migrants.
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Detained Harvard Activist Charged With ‘Insurgency’ 27.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
“We condemn in the strongest terms Mr. Ajak’s continued detention and urge the South Sudanese authorities to release him immediately,” a group of United Nations experts have said.
Pompeo says China ‘in a league of its own’ in human rights violations 13.3.2019 Raw Story

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo highlighted abuses in Iran, South Sudan, Nicaragua and China included in an annual State Department human rights report on Wednesday, saying Beijing was “in a league of its own” when it comes to violations. Pompeo said the Iranian government had killed more than 2...

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Neutrino employees who once worked for a controversial surveillance tech company will leave Coinbase 5.3.2019 techCrunch
Last month, Coinbase’s acquisition of blockchain analytics startup Neutrino was criticized because of the founders’ ties to a controversial surveillance technology company called Hacking Team. Today Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong said in a blog post that employees of Neutrino who had previously worked at Hacking Team will transition out of Coinbase, instead of joining its […]
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Syria Eyes Arab Fold Return as US, Saudi Arabia Resist 5.3.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Arab states are rehabilitating their ties with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, but the United States is trying to stop them, pressuring allies like Saudi Arabia to stand against him.
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Western media is ignoring a powerful uprising where citizens are resisting tyranny and Russian interference 28.1.2019 Raw Story

The story of the world today is the rise of right-wing populism, or so we are told. It’s the story of Donald Trump, of Brexit, of rising nationalism in continental Europe — especially in the east — as well as almost all of the former Soviet Union. But stories can change quickly. Whatever happened to...

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#MeToo Campaign for Sudanese Teen Highlights the Need to End Western Saviorism 2.9.2018 Truthout.com
The flash-in-the-pan activism of Noura’s case raises questions about #MeToo and women in the Global South.

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Supreme Court Upholds Final Version Of Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban 26.6.2018 Outside the Beltway
In a ruling that largely relies on the authority granted by Congress to the President to regulate immigration on national security grounds, the Supreme Court has upheld the final version of the Administration's travel ban.
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She fatally stabbed her husband as he allegedly raped her. A Sudanese court sentenced her to death. 11.5.2018 Washington Post
She fatally stabbed her husband as he allegedly raped her. A Sudanese court sentenced her to death.
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What Egypt's racist campaign against Nubians reveals about Sissi's regime 20.4.2018 Washington Post: Op-Eds
What Egypt's racist campaign against Nubians reveals about Sissi's regime
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Global executions down; sub-Saharan Africa ‘beacon of hope’ 12.4.2018 Washington Post: World
A new annual report on the death penalty calls sub-Saharan Africa a “beacon of hope” amid a decline in executions worldwide.
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South Sudan ex-military chief forms new opposition party 9.4.2018 Washington Post: World
South Sudan’s former military chief of staff Paul Malong is launching a new opposition party to challenge what he says is the corrupt government and to take part in the country’s upcoming peace talks at the end April in neighboring Ethiopia.
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Nick Kristof and the Perils of Parachute Journalism 26.3.2018 Outside the Beltway
A well-meaning journalist brushes off critiques by experts in the field. He owes it to his readers to keep learning.
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UN rights council scorecard: 5 Israel resolutions, Syria 2 24.3.2018 Washington Post: World
Nine months ago, U.S. Ambassador Nikki Haley stormed the United Nations’ top human rights body demanding an end to what she said is its bias against Israel and raising the prospect of a U.S. pullout if it didn’t.
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Hundreds of child soldiers released in South Sudan 8.2.2018 LA Times: Commentary
More than 300 child soldiers released in South Sudan
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