Fun Fact: the human heart beats roughly 115,000 times per day. Grey's Fact: "Eventually a heart full of scars stops working," per Meredith Grey. In this episode of Grey's Anatomy, "Old Scars, Future Hearts", Maggie, Jo, and Alex tackle...Show More Summary
Candidates running in Lebanon’s May 6, 2018 parliamentary elections should commit to five key steps to improve women’s rights, Human Rights Watch said today, on International Women’s Day. Political parties should also ensure greater participation of women in parliament by including women on their candidate lists. Lebanon has made some positive incremental steps in recent […]
Cyclists and supporters of Palestinian human rights took to the streets in 20 cities across the world on Saturday, March 10, 2018 for the #RelocateTheRace International Day of Action. Bike rallies and actions called on Union Cycliste Internationale (UCI), the governing body of cycling to relocate the start of the famed Giro d’Italia cycling event, set for May 4 in Jerusalem.
The Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman is in Britain, and the argument over the next few days…
It was a triumphant day for Chechnya and its leader — the grand opening of a glitzy $115-million ski resort in the mountains that were the scene of two brutal wars with Russia since the 1991 breakup of the Soviet Union. The head of the Russian territory, Ramzan Kadyrov, wearing a colorful, camouflage-patterned...
Three super provocative ads featuring President Trump, Vladimir Putin and Kim Jong-un won't see the light of day -- at least not in our nation's capital... TMZ has learned. Amnesty International USA wanted to place the ads in metro stations in the…
After a third consecutive day of attacks, the Syrian government has killed over 250 people in Eastern Ghouta, a region near Damascus. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights stated that the death toll included 58 children and 42 women,...Show More Summary
Human rights advocates say the current minimum wage, less than $5 a day, condemns millions to a life of poverty.
Post by Kathleen Wong. Kids these days, right? Running around, bringing dirt into the house, staying up past curfew, eating Tide Pods that totally corrode their esophagus and lungs. In true Internet fashion, there's now a recipe out there for making actually edible Tide Pods, so that your teen doesn't have to digest harmful chemicals. Show More Summary
Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation, the educational arm of the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization, released a compilation of heart-tugging videos from its year-long #LoveYourNeighbor campaign, which focuses on the stories of LGBTQ people in the South. Show More Summary
Four United Nations human rights experts launched a fresh appeal Friday for Iran to annul the death sentence given to university professor Ahmadreza Djalali, accused of passing information to Israel. The renewed call came days after Iran's Supreme Court reportedly rejected a request to review the sentence. Show More Summary
Feminist news outlets that claim to support women are overlooking a human rights violation threatening millions of women and young girls around the world. Tuesday, February 6, marked the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation. Show More Summary
GENEVA (Reuters) - The United Nations human rights office called on Friday on Myanmar authorities to release two detained Reuters journalists, a day after they were denied bail.
President Trump proclaimed Tuesday “Religious Freedom Day,” but he spent the afternoon meeting with an authoritarian who has been accused of conducting a brutal campaign of repression against religious minorities and political opponents in his country.
The senator stressed the importance of a free press, and maintaining our position as defenders of human rights and free speech around the world. The post John McCain Defends the Free Press in a New Op-Ed on the Day of Trump’s “Fake News Awards” appeared first on RedState.
At the end of the day, we're all just humans, right? Fallible, imperfect humans who make mistakes
Just when you think your day couldn’t get any worse, imagine finding a steamy pile of excrement right next to your parked car – and later learning that a human had left that little gift behind. That’s exactly what happened … More » The post Arkansas Neighborhood On The Lookout For ‘Poop Bandit’ appeared first on EveryJoe.
Since he was elected president, Donald Trump has used the term “human rights” just four times in his nearly 2,900 tweets. All four references have come in the past few days. And all are about Iran. Big protests in Iran. The people are finally getting wise as to how their money and wealth is being stolen and […]
Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations, said Sunday Iran's government is "being tested by its own citizens" after three days of protests against the clerical regime. "We pray that freedom and human rights will carry the day," she said in a statement. Show More Summary
NOTE: From Kevin Barry of FirstFreedoms.org: On Christmas Day, we filed a human rights complaint against Italy. The mandatory vaccination law Italy passed violates international human rights and bioethics standards for Italy's almost 60 million citizens. We will be filing...