After keeping quiet when the Lankan army mowed down Tamil civilians four years ago, M Karunanidhi has no right to shed tears over the community's plight, and certainly not at a time when Tamil Nadu is plagued with problems of its own, says A Ganesh Nadar In May 2009, the ethnic war in Lanka came to an end after 26 years. The Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam was ruthless to the end. It held local Tamils at gun point as a shield against the Sinhala army which simply mowed down anyone in ... Rediff.com, 2 months ago
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Everything is political, believed the Sixties. This belief not only animated the students' and civil rights movements of the time, but also intellectual and creative life in general. But what was crucial was a larger philosophical and critical understanding ...The Telegraph, 2 months ago
Former US congressman Jesse Jackson Jr, the son of a civil rights leader and a one-time rising star in Democratic politics, pleaded guilty today to misusing about $750,000 in campaign money.Times of India, 2 months ago U.S. ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty to fund misuse First Post.com, 2 months ago US ex-congressman Jesse Jackson Jr. pleads guilty to fund misuse NDTV, 2 months ago
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - American leaders unveiled a statue of Rosa Parks on Wednesday, briefly setting aside political differences to honor the civil rights heroine, who became the first black woman to have a monument inside the U.S. Capitol.Reuters, 2 months ago
Amritsar, Punjab (February 25, 2013): Condemning his continued house arrest in New Delhi, the Dal Khalsa has urged the Government of India to release chairman of Hurriyat (G) Conference Syed Ali Shah Geelani immediately.Sikh Siyasat Online, 2 months ago
Maina Kiai is the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association. Last week he appeared on the acclaimed KissTV primetime news JSO @ 7 hosted by anchor John Sibi-Okumu. Here are excerpts of the ...The Star (Kenya), 8 hours ago Cairo's rights record concerns US IOL, 9 hours ago US concerned by Egypt's civil rights record Daily Nation, 14 hours ago MPs seek equal civil rights for Jordanian women The Gulf Today, 17 hours ago
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American Civil Right Activist and former Presidential aspirant, the Rev. Jesse Jackson has said that Nigeria must remain united, despite the political and security challenges facing the nation at present. He dismissed the doomsday predictions that ...This Day Online, 3 days ago Nigeria Must Remain United - Jesse Jackson, Yakassi, Clark Individual.com, 1 day ago Economic inequality causing Nigeria's social tension Jesse Jackson Nigeria Intel, 2 days ago
EU officials criticized Russia over its human rights record, a perceived crackdown on civil society and its justice system at a recent meeting in Brussels. At EU-Russia consultations held Friday, EU officials urged Russia not to pass legislation ...Moscow Times, 1 day ago Kremlin Faces Barbs From All Sides on Human Rights Moscow Times, 13 hours ago Europe Slams Russia on Human Rights Moscow Times, 1 day ago Rabbis for Human Rights condemn violence against WoW Jerusalem Post, 1 day ago
Syrian President Bashar Assad essentially dismissed attempts by the United States and Russia to bring the civil war in the country to a political solution. "Believing that a political conference will stop terrorism on the ground is unreal," Assad ...NPR, 2 days ago Syrian Network for Human Rights confirms using chemical weapons by Assad Regime Global Arab Network, 1 day ago 'To resign would be to flee' IAfrica.com, 1 day ago Assad says he won't step down World News Australia, 2 days ago
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Barack Obama on Monday nominated Tom Perez, head of the Justice Department's Civil Rights Division, as labor secretary, a Cabinet member who will play a key role in the administration's efforts to raise the minimum wage and ...First Post.com, 2 months ago Perez testimony questioned on Panther case Sify, 2 months ago
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