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Teachers learn lessons on Holocaust, genocide - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.

Teachers learn lessons on Holocaust, genocide - The Jewish Journal of Greater L.A. | Facing History | Scoop.it
Teachers learn lessons on Holocaust, genocideThe Jewish Journal of Greater L.A.By Ryan Torok Speaking on the Holocaust and 20th century genocides, Mark Gudgel, executive director of the Educators' Institute for Human Rights, began his March 12...
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Students at Immaculate Conception Academy Host Human Rights Exhibition - San Francisco Chronicle (press release)

Students at Immaculate Conception Academy Host Human Rights Exhibition - San Francisco Chronicle (press release) | Facing History | Scoop.it
Students at Immaculate Conception Academy Host Human Rights ExhibitionSan Francisco Chronicle (press release)This was Immaculate Conception Academy's second year participating in this particular service-learning project, done in partnership with...
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Cruel and Unusual Punishment for 14-Year-Olds

Cruel and Unusual Punishment for 14-Year-Olds | Facing History | Scoop.it
In two cases argued before the Supreme Court on Tuesday, the justices should take the next step and ban life without parole for youths convicted of murder.
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Trayvon Martin shooting: George Zimmerman dreamed of being a cop

Trayvon Martin shooting: George Zimmerman dreamed of being a cop | Facing History | Scoop.it
When a rash of burglaries and other crimes broke out in and around a gated community in Sanford, Fla., residents wanted some form of protection. Someone raised the possibility of a neighborhood watch group.
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Human rights court must ditch frivolous cases to avoid becoming 'small claims ... - Daily Mail

Human rights court must ditch frivolous cases to avoid becoming 'small claims ... - Daily Mail | Facing History | Scoop.it
Daily MailHuman rights court must ditch frivolous cases to avoid becoming 'small claims ...Daily MailBy Jason Groves Europe's flagship human rights court is in danger of becoming a discredited 'small claims court', David Cameron will warn today.
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Former Guatemalan dictator Rios Montt may face genocide trial - Los Angeles Times

Former Guatemalan dictator Rios Montt may face genocide trial - Los Angeles Times | Facing History | Scoop.it
Council on Foreign RelationsFormer Guatemalan dictator Rios Montt may face genocide trialLos Angeles TimesEfrain Rios Montt will appear in a civilian court Thursday to face possible prosecution on genocide charges stemming from the army's "scorched...
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quoteflections: #165 Global Human Rights

quoteflections: #165 Global Human Rights | Facing History | Scoop.it
We, the peoples of the United Nations, determined to save succeeding generations from the scourge of war, which twice in our lifetime has brought untold sorrow to mankind, and to reaffirm faith in fundamental human rights, ...
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Is the government serious about protecting human rights? | British ...

Is the government serious about protecting human rights? | British ... | Facing History | Scoop.it
David Cameron today calls for reform of the European Court of Human Rights, noting that it needed to refocus its priorities and limit its involvement in the decisions made in credible national courts.
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UDHR 9: Teaching Youth the Values of the UDHR | Facing History and Ourselves

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By Virtue of Being Human: A Human Rights Questionnaire | Teaching Tolerance

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Linking history to moral choices today | Facing History and Ourselves

Linking history to moral choices today | Facing History and Ourselves | Facing History | Scoop.it
Helping teachers through professional development, support and classroom resources that encourage reflection and dialogue about tolerance and justice, using the Holocaust, the civil rights movement and other historical events...
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Human Rights Watch: Syrian rebels guilty of 'gross abuses' - RT

Human Rights Watch: Syrian rebels guilty of 'gross abuses' - RT | Facing History | Scoop.it
Los Angeles TimesHuman Rights Watch: Syrian rebels guilty of 'gross abuses'RTHowever, the US is still backing the opposition despite human rights groups saying there is evidence the rebels are guilty of “gross abuses”.
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In Uganda, Kony Is Not the Only Problem

In Uganda, Kony Is Not the Only Problem | Facing History | Scoop.it
Long before Joseph Kony, people in northern Uganda were preyed upon.
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French hunt school killer as victims flown to Israel

French hunt school killer as victims flown to Israel | Facing History | Scoop.it
An El Al plane left Paris for Israel early Wednesday, with the bodies of three Jewish children and a rabbi gunned down in southern France, amid fears that a suspected serial killer will strike again.
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Kazakhstan: Opposition Activists Arrested | Human Rights Watch

Kazakhstan: Opposition Activists Arrested | Human Rights Watch | Facing History | Scoop.it
(Berlin) – Kazakh national security agents in Almaty detained a leading opposition activist on January 23, 2012, Human Rights Watch said today. The authorities say they are investigating at least two other opposition activists ...
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Egypt: Exceptions to Ending Emergency Law ... - Human Rights Watch

Egypt: Exceptions to Ending Emergency Law ... - Human Rights Watch | Facing History | Scoop.it
(New York) – The Egyptian military's announcement on January 24, 2012, that it will lift the state of emergency except in cases of “thuggery” is an invitation to continued abuse, Alkarama and Human Rights Watch said today.
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UAE: Free Speech Under Attack | Human Rights Watch

UAE: Free Speech Under Attack | Human Rights Watch | Facing History | Scoop.it
(Dubai) – The United Arab Emirates during 2011 muzzled the right of its citizens to express themselves and to form independent associations, Human Rights Watch said today in issuing its World Report 2012 at a news ...
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Lester-Hamilton Media 21 2011-12 - Sample Student Project Page Template

Lester-Hamilton Media 21 2011-12 - Sample Student Project Page Template | Facing History | Scoop.it
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Memory and Legacy: Building Monuments and Memorials | Facing History and Ourselves

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Anderson Cooper - Wikipedia, Rwanda Genocide

Anderson Cooper - Wikipedia, Rwanda Genocide | Facing History | Scoop.it

desensitized to the violence while on report in Rwanda

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