#human rights

  • Article: Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines
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    Interpol Rescues 85 Child Slaves From Sudan's Streets and Gold Mines

    Sept. 11, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Police found some children as young as 10 handling dangerous chemicals. Read more

  • Article: Nauru Destroys Asylum Seeker Tent Camps a Week Before International Summit
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    Nauru Destroys Asylum Seeker Tent Camps a Week Before International Summit

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 29, 2018

    Refugees and asylum seekers have been living in toxic conditions. Read more

  • Article: Rights Group Urges Australia to Confront Vietnam Over Human Rights Abuses
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    Rights Group Urges Australia to Confront Vietnam Over Human Rights Abuses

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 28, 2018

    The two nations will convene for the 15th Australia-Vietnam Human Rights Dialogue on Aug. 23. Read more

  • Article: Paralympic Champion Left Stranded on Plane Without His Wheelchair
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    Paralympic Champion Left Stranded on Plane Without His Wheelchair

    By Sophie Maes|Aug. 17, 2018

    "It is inhumane and unfair taking people's independence away and not caring about it." Read more

  • Article: The UN Wants You to Send a Selfie for Its First-Ever 'Living Petition'
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    The UN Wants You to Send a Selfie for Its First-Ever 'Living Petition'

    Aug. 17, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    It's to hold world leaders accountable for the cost of war. Read more

  • Article: UN Condemns Australia's Separation of Sri Lankan Refugee Family
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    UN Condemns Australia's Separation of Sri Lankan Refugee Family

    By Madeleine Keck|July 19, 2018

    This is the latest case of inhumane treatment toward asylum seekers by the Australian government. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia's Persecution of LGBTQ People Is Fueling an HIV Epidemic
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    Indonesia's Persecution of LGBTQ People Is Fueling an HIV Epidemic

    By Joanna Prisco|July 2, 2018

    Human Rights Watch has put the country on blast. Read more

  • Article: Amal Clooney at Toronto Event: 'The Worst Things Happen in Darkness'
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    Amal Clooney at Toronto Event: 'The Worst Things Happen in Darkness'

    By Jackie Marchildon|June 25, 2018

    The human rights lawyer talked about feminism, the refugee crisis, violence against women, and more. Read more