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Community leaders to fight human trafficking - New Vision

New Vision Community leaders to fight human trafficking New Vision A program to support community leaders to fight human trafficking and protect the rights of vulnerable and marginalized workers in the districts of Lira, Dokolo and Amolatar has...
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Are millennials perpetuating racism? - CNN

Are millennials perpetuating racism? - CNN | Human Rights | Scoop.it
While the millennial generation surges forward on issues such as same-sex marriage and transgender rights, the issue of racism and how to combat it remains
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Harassment and hostile work environment are major complaints of congressional ... - Washington Post (blog)

Harassment and hostile work environment are major complaints of congressional ... - Washington Post (blog) | Human Rights | Scoop.it
A new report indicates that congressional employees complain of harassment and hostile work environment far more than any other issue. Disparate treatment is in second place.
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There's more to battling racism than removing Confederate names and symbols

There's more to battling racism than removing Confederate names and symbols | Human Rights | Scoop.it
I don't want to take a stand that lands me on the side of racists and fans of the Confederacy. But I can't support the push by civil rights activists and Sacramento politicians to force a Long Beach elementary school to erase Robert E.
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Well-written piece on this latest issue splitting our nation.

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White Texas Minister Sets Himself On Fire, Dies In Protest Of Racism And Homosexual Discrimination

White Texas Minister Sets Himself On Fire, Dies In Protest Of Racism And Homosexual Discrimination | Human Rights | Scoop.it
With some ministers claiming they would set themselves on fire if the Supreme Court ruled in favor of same-sex marriage, one retired minister did just that last
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Ridiculous! (IMHO)

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Yes, There Is Anti-Black Racism Among Asians: Sonali Kolhatkar

Yes, There Is Anti-Black Racism Among Asians: Sonali Kolhatkar | Human Rights | Scoop.it
We cannot deny that there has been a long-standing problem of racism against African-Americans in Asian communities. Facing our biases and joining the struggle for racial justice is our only hope for redemption.
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Supreme Court: Institutional Racism is Real - Daily Beast

Supreme Court: Institutional Racism is Real - Daily Beast | Human Rights | Scoop.it
In extending “disparate impact” reasoning to housing cases, the Supreme Court acknowledges that discrimination comes from more than just individual bad actors—it stems from a system that stacks the deck against black people.
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Child trafficking research paper

Child trafficking research paper - http://essays.metacraftt.com The Best Essay Writing Service for Students Everyone knows that writing essays is a daunting ...
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New Effort to Fight Sex Trafficking: Training Hotel Workers - NET Website

New Effort to Fight Sex Trafficking: Training Hotel Workers - NET Website | Human Rights | Scoop.it
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“Sex trafficking occurs when people are forced or coerced into the commercial sex trade against their will.
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Morgan Freeman Explains the Deeper Issue Behind Racism

Morgan Freeman Explains the Deeper Issue Behind Racism | Human Rights | Scoop.it
In a recent interview with EW Radio on Sirius XM, Morgan Freeman explains why racism is more complex than it may appear.
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Post the human trafficking hotline number in all rest stops on the National Highway System | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government

Post the human trafficking hotline number in all rest stops on the National Highway System | We the People: Your Voice in Our Government | Human Rights | Scoop.it
RT @Lightinvalley: SIGN&RETWEET our petition http://t.co/SKJmxmvJ9b to help PV high school students end sex trafficking @simeontalley @SJSw…
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Federal bill passed will help law enforcement fight human trafficking - KSAT San Antonio

Federal bill passed will help law enforcement fight human trafficking - KSAT San Antonio | Human Rights | Scoop.it
A bill titled the Justice for Victims of Trafficking Act was passed Tuesday in the U.S. Senate after being introduced two years ago.
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American hypocrisy exposed: U.S. slammed on racism, police brutality and human rights violations

American hypocrisy exposed: U.S. slammed on racism, police brutality and human rights violations | Human Rights | Scoop.it
RT @TheFinalCall: American hypocrisy exposed: Racism, police brutality and human rights violations http://t.co/7N78lSPhdL http://t.co/HBNbe…;
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Five Travel Tips To Help Stop Human Trafficking - Huffington Post

Five Travel Tips To Help Stop Human Trafficking - Huffington Post | Human Rights | Scoop.it
It's not terribly surprising to learn that many trafficking victims have been exploited in a hotel.
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Racism in Football | Amazing Documentary 2015

Does racism exist in Football? Violence against women. Documentary HD criminal organization criminal minds califronia gangs los angelos gangs Abuse ...
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Time for Congress to fight: Fraud, Sex Trafficking, Racism, and Child ...

Time for Congress to fight: Fraud, Sex Trafficking, Racism, and Child ... | Human Rights | Scoop.it
Betty Cockrum, Planned Parenthood of Indiana's president and CEO, issued a statement saying the assistant violated the group's policies on reporting abuse. ....
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25 Painfully Disturbing Facts About Human Trafficking - YouTube

Did you know that there are more slaves today than ever before in history? These are 25 painfully disturbing facts about human trafficking. https://twitter.c...
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It is mind-boggling to me that so few people understand the scope of human trafficking and how little our lawmakers have done to protect the terrible abuses suffered by the victims.

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The Confederate Flag Flap Is a Distraction From Tough Issues of Racism

The Confederate Flag Flap Is a Distraction From Tough Issues of Racism | Human Rights | Scoop.it
The more we talk about a symbol like the Confederate flag, the less time we spend on a plan to eliminate the racism that motivated alleged Charleston, S.C., church shooter Dylan Roof.
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New Phase in Federal Effort to Combat Human Trafficking - ABC News

New Phase in Federal Effort to Combat Human Trafficking - ABC News | Human Rights | Scoop.it
The Justice Department is announcing a new phase in efforts to combat human trafficking.
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3 Misconceptions about Human Trafficking We Need to Change

3 Misconceptions about Human Trafficking We Need to Change | Human Rights | Scoop.it
The first step toward ending human trafficking is a better understanding of it.
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Child sex abuse claims shake UN as revelations continue

Child sex abuse claims shake UN as revelations continue | Human Rights | Scoop.it
UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The boys said they approached the French soldiers because they were hungry. Some were so young they didn't quite understand the acts the soldiers demanded in return. One boy, 8 or 9 years old, said…
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This story is both extremelay disturbing and very depressing. Our closest entity to a semi-governmental world watchdog, the United Nations,  lists HUMAN RIGHTS as one of its three "pillars"  yet simply ignores acts of pervertion against children under their watch.

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Asian-American groups accuse Harvard of discrimination - WQAD.com

Asian-American groups accuse Harvard of discrimination - WQAD.com | Human Rights | Scoop.it
A coalition of Asian-American organizations says the federal government should step in to change Harvard's approach to admissions, accusing the university of racial discrimination.
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Human Trafficking Discussion Aims to Raise Awareness

Human Trafficking Discussion Aims to Raise Awareness | Human Rights | Scoop.it
A pair of TPD officers gave The League of Women Voters an inside look into the world of human trafficking.
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Peter Singer: On Racism, Animal Rights and Human Rights

Peter Singer: On Racism, Animal Rights and Human Rights | Human Rights | Scoop.it
Can our degradation and abuse of other species be compared with racism, sexism and other crimes against fellow humans?
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North Korea turning to human trafficking for foreign currency - MarketWatch

North Korea turning to human trafficking for foreign currency - MarketWatch | Human Rights | Scoop.it
To generate new income, the North Korean government has engaged in state-sponsored trafficking of its citizens, sending them to work as forced laborers in other countries and confiscating all or most of their wages.
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