#Human rights

  • Article: 5 Ways You Can Take Action on Human Rights Day
    Citizenship

    5 Ways You Can Take Action on Human Rights Day

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 10, 2018

    “We are born ‘free and equal,’ but millions of people on this planet do not stay free and equal.” Read more

  • Article: Time Person of the Year Nominees Exemplify Human Rights, Gender Equality
    Citizenship

    Time Person of the Year Nominees Exemplify Human Rights, Gender Equality

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 10, 2018

    From the President of South Korea to the Christine Blasey Ford. Read more

  • Article: Amnesty International Strips Myanmar Leader of Human Rights Award
    Citizenship

    Amnesty International Strips Myanmar Leader of Human Rights Award

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 13, 2018

    “We will continue to fight for justice and human rights in Myanmar.” Read more

  • Article: What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More
    Citizenship

    What Brazil's New President Means for Poverty, Inequality, and More

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Oct. 29, 2018

    “This is a complete earthquake in Brazilian political history.” Read more

  • Article: The US Is the Only Wealthy Nation That's Becoming Less Livable: Report
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    The US Is the Only Wealthy Nation That's Becoming Less Livable: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 20, 2018

    Only five other countries declined. Read more

  • Article: '5 Minutes to Midnight': Amnesty Warns Catastrophic Climate Change Is Near
    Environment

    '5 Minutes to Midnight': Amnesty Warns Catastrophic Climate Change Is Near

    Sept. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are at five minutes to midnight. We're right there at the precipice." Read more

  • Article: Myanmar Army Accused of Blocking Critical Humanitarian Aid
    Citizenship

    Myanmar Army Accused of Blocking Critical Humanitarian Aid

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 30, 2018

    This is the second time this week that Myanmar faces a referral to the International Criminal Court. Read more

  • Article: Ugandan Politician and Activist Imprisoned by Military, Allegedly Tortured
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    Ugandan Politician and Activist Imprisoned by Military, Allegedly Tortured

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 21, 2018

    Bobi Wine is a champion of human rights and the poor. Read more