#Human rights

  • Article: Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea
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    Beyond the Handshake: What Life Is Really Like in North Korea

    By Joe McCarthy|June 12, 2018

    Most North Korean workers earn between $2 and $3 per month. Read more

  • Article: UN Accuses US of Human Rights Violations for Separating Migrant Families
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    UN Accuses US of Human Rights Violations for Separating Migrant Families

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joe McCarthy|June 6, 2018

    The US is the only country not to have signed the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Who Rescued 51 Migrants Are Cleared of Criminal Charges in Greece
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    Aid Workers Who Rescued 51 Migrants Are Cleared of Criminal Charges in Greece

    By Joe McCarthy|May 8, 2018

    “I lost everything but I did not lose my humanity.” Read more

  • Article: 160 Babies, Children Rescued in Latest Nigerian ‘Baby Factory’ Raid
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    160 Babies, Children Rescued in Latest Nigerian ‘Baby Factory’ Raid

    April 27, 2018

    The victims have all been relocated to government-approved homes. Read more

  • Article: Miguel Shows That It’s Sexy to Care About Human Rights
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    Miguel Shows That It’s Sexy to Care About Human Rights

    By Joe McCarthy|April 3, 2018

    Miguel's heritage taught him about intersectional politics. Read more

  • Article: Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81
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    Winnie Mandela, Firebrand of Anti-Apartheid Movement, Dies at 81

    By Jana Sepehr  and  Joe McCarthy|April 2, 2018

    A polarizing figure, she is remembered for her radical politics. Read more

  • Article: Saudi Arabia Has Given Women Opportunities — But Its Human Rights Record Remains Abysmal
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    Saudi Arabia Has Given Women Opportunities — But Its Human Rights Record Remains Abysmal

    By Joe McCarthy|March 23, 2018

    There are still dozens of capital offenses in Saudi Arabia. Read more

  • Article: DACA Dreamers Walk 250 Miles to Capital to Protest Inaction
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    DACA Dreamers Walk 250 Miles to Capital to Protest Inaction

    By Joe McCarthy|March 1, 2018

    “I went down to the capital and I took what they stole from me.” Read more