by Peter Stano – Journalist In September 2016, Wake Forest announced that the Koch Foundation had committed nearly $4 million in funding for the Institute over the next five years. ..Many liberal faculty members and student groups are now trying to “UnKoch” their campuses. But Wake Forest’s Faculty Senate resolution goes further. In addition to demanding that … Continue reading USA. The suffering of an American girl. “She was so naïve that she taught US as a fairy land”
by Lydia Verniory - Human Rights Lawyer. Foreign Relations Expert. Senior Consultant, former United Nations It all began when Jakarta governor Basuki Tjahaja Purnama, popularly known as Ahok, was sentenced last year to two years in prison for what the local judicial authorities call 'blasphemy'. He had cited a verse from the Qur’an which he said … Continue reading INDONESIA. The BLASPHEMY of Indonesia’s Law on “blasphemy”
On the International Women’s Day. Egyptian Women Struggle For Freedom Changes in the lives of Egyptian women occurred again following the coup of 3 July 2013, where once again Egyptian women had all their human rights violated, including the most sacred right, the right to life, in addition to torture in prisons, being dragged on asphalt … Continue reading EGYPT. Women’s Day. Egyptian Women Struggle For Freedom..
Threats to human rights. Reporting from a bureau in Quebec. Islamophobia and human rights https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EMgjgXaTMbw&t=25s Islamophobia. Threats to human rights. New investigative reporting from a new bureau in Quebec. Today, you can make a profound difference by empowering National Observer’s award-winning team to explore where and how rising fascism abroad, and rising incidence of hate … Continue reading CANADA. Human Rights. Investigative journalism. Islamophobia.
A commercial bank in Saudi Arabia appointing a woman as a CEO; a woman becoming the dean of a renowned medical college; women and men attending the recent Comic Con event in Jeddah; Women-only gymnasiums gaining traction; celebration of first ever Women's Day - Women in Saudi Arabia are well on their way to have … Continue reading SAUDI ARABIA. Women are Taking the Center Stage
Ivan Blagoy The situation in Germany is heated by behavior of strangers. In the city of Darmstadt events of the Cologne New Year's Eve when natives of Africa and the Middle East behaved inadmissibly in relation to women repeated. Ситуацию в Германии накаляет поведение чужаков. В городе Дармштадте повторились события кельнской новогодней ночи, когда выходцы … Continue reading GERMANY. In the city of Darmstadt events of violence over women repeated
The Costa Rican government has launched a study into the causes of chronic kidney disease in its sugarcane producing northern region. At the same time one of the country’s biggest sugar producers said it is revamping its worker health and safety policies. The steps follow an investigation by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists that explored … Continue reading Costa Rica to study kidney disease afflicting sugarcane workers