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UN Special Rapporteur's Housing Mission to the U.S. - Part 2

On November 8, 2009, UN Special Rapporteur on the Right to Adequate Housing Raquel Rolnik concluded her first official visit to the United ...

Regions: United States

Issues: Housing, Poverty

Witnessed: 2161 times

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Witnessed: 2069 times

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Native Americans face limit to healthcare access - 09 Nov 09

The native American community statistically suffers more medical problems that the rest of the US....

Regions: United States

Issues: Health

Witnessed: 2111 times

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Pledge2Protect: Largest Lobby Day in Genocide Prevention History - and with Video!

UPDATE 11.10.09:  Watch this video report-back from lobby day, which features how STAND activists ushered-in a new era of video advocacy!   ...

Regions: Global, United States

Issues: Armed conflict, Crimes against humanity, Genocide

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Ecuador: The Tribes Vs. Chevron-Texaco

Thousands of people representing Ecuador's indigenous tribes are suing Chevron-Texaco over the pools of toxic wastewater the company left behind....

Regions: Ecuador, United States

Issues: Corporations and human rights, Discrimination, Environment

Witnessed: 3719 times

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How U.S. Students are Creating History on the Hill and Making "Never Again" a Reality

UPDATE 11.10.09:  Watch this video report-back from lobby day, which features how STAND activists ushered-in a new era of video advocacy! 

Regions: Global, United States

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Pledge On Camera: How Anti-Genocide Student Activists are Ushering-In a New Era of Video Advocacy

UPDATE 11.10.09:  Watch this video report-back from lobby day, which features how STAND activists ushered-in a new era of video advocacy!   

Regions: Global, United States

Issues: Crimes against humanity, Genocide, Mass killings

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Let's Breakthrough Together 2009 - A Night of Authors and Artists

On October 22, 2009, Breakthrough held Let's Breakthrough Together 2009, at the Harvard Club in NYC. ...

Regions: India, United States

Issues: Immigration , Violence against women

Witnessed: 2553 times

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Let's Breakthrough Together 2009

On October 22, 2009, Breakthrough hosted Let's Breakthrough Together 2009, a benefit for human rights at the Harvard Club in NYC....

Regions: India, United States

Issues: Immigration , Violence against women

Witnessed: 2309 times

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