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Case Study: How Human Rights Watch Leverages Employee Personal Brands on Twitter

There are no better champions for your organization’s communication’s strategy than your staff.  Leveraging the networks and personal brands of your staff as champions can help your organization’s communications strategy have more impact. Show More Summary

The slave labor behind your favorite clothing brands: Gap, H&M and more exposed

A new report from Human Rights Watch details the criminally abusive conditions in Cambodia's garment factories

New Rules for Courts Threaten Fair Trials in Egypt – HRW

The changes to Egypt's courtroom rules would endanger a core element of a fair trial, the defendant's right to confront the evidence against them in court, according to the statement of Human Rights Watch (HRW).

Iraq: Shiite Militia atrocities During Fight Against ISIL & Iraq’s Response

Human Rights Watch | (New York) – Militias, volunteer fighters, and Iraqi security forces engaged in deliberate destruction of civilian property after these forces, following US and Iraqi air strikes, forced the…

Iraqi Forces Expel ISIS, Loot and Burn Villages

Iraqi security forces and allied militias burned and looted homes and destroyed entire villages in territory retaken from the Islamic State (IS) extremist group, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. These violations took place after government troops and militias broke a siege on the town of Amerli in August last year with the help of U.S. Show More Summary

Will Terrorist attack on Tunisia Museum-goers Test Gov’t’s Commitment to Rights?

Human Rights Watch | (Tunis) The despicable attack in the Bardo Museum in Tunis on March 18, 2015, killing at least 19 foreign tourists and Tunisians, will test efforts by the Tunisian authorities…

Iraqi Militias Destroy Civilians' Homes Following Operation Against ISIL

According to a report made by Human Rights Watch, Iraqi military forces, alongside pro-government militias destroyed residential and business buildings in 30 of 35 examined villages in northern Iraq.

Iraqi Forces Looted and Burned Villages After Routing Islamic State, Rights Group Reports

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Government troops and allied Shia militias carried out the destruction after breaking a siege by the jihadists on the town of Amerli in August last year, according to Human Rights Watch.

Watch 3D Projections Transform Dancers into Constellations

The work of Daito Manabe never ceases to amaze. The Japanese artist, who has choreographed dances with drones and transformed human faces into digital drum machines, combines technology and movement again in right brain, a performance by elevenplay. Show More Summary

Human Rights Watch Website Temporarily Blocked at Egypt the Future Conference

A block on Human Rights Watch website was lifted at an economic conference in Egypt after a journalist raised the alarm on Twitter.

The Breaking Bad Creator Wants You To Stop Throwing Pizza On This Couple’s Roof

I'm one of those awful humans who's never watched Breaking Bad, but that doesn't mean I don't know about the pizza on the roof. Everybody knows about the pizza on the roof, right? More » The Breaking Bad Creator Wants You To Stop Throwing Pizza On This Couple’s Roof is a post from Crushable - Entertainment, Hot Guys, Movies and Celebrity News.

HRW Condemns Swedish Retailer H&M Over Children's Rights Abuses

Human Rights Watch has harshly criticized Swedish retailer H&M over alleged children's rights abuses.

HRW's Kenneth Roth lambasted for tweeting "fabricated" photo of Saudi Arabia

Human Rights Watch executive director Kenneth Roth came under fire this week after posting a photo on Twitter in what users called a "fabricated" picture of Saudi Arabia. Roth tweeted the said picture with a reference to an alleged story...Show More Summary

Top brands slammed over factory conditions

Human Rights Watch says top apparel makers are not doing enough to improve conditions in their suppliers' Cambodian factories. ||| Phnom Penh - Top apparel makers are not doing enough to improve the conditions of the workers in their suppliers' Cambodian factories, a rights group said on Thursday. Show More Summary

Wikimedia Sues NSA, DOJ Over Internet Surveillance

Wikipedia's parent company, the Wikimedia Foundation, has filed a lawsuit claiming wholesale Internet data collection violates its constitutional rights. Wikimedia joins Human Rights Watch, Amnesty International, and others in the suit, which names the National Security Agency (NSA) and the US Department of Justice (DOJ) as defendants. The lawsuit is......

5 Things Official Washington won’t Tell you about Netanyahu’s Israel

Bill Van Esveld | (Human Rights Watch) – Amid the controversy around Israeli Prime Minister Benyamin Netanyahu’s speech to the US Congress, the Obama administration’s National Security Council (NSC) recently published “five…

The ACLU sues the NSA over mass Internet 'upstream' surveillance

Tuesday morning, in U.S. District Court in Maryland, the American Civil Liberties Union, on behalf of organizations including the Wikimedia Foundation, PEN American Center, Amnesty International and Human Rights Watch, filed a lawsuit challenging the National Security Agency’s...

US Needs More Accurate Data on Police Killings – Human Rights Watch

Human Rights Watch claims that the United States needs a clear guideline on how to collect the data on police killings as the existing mechanisms significantly underestimate the real figures.

Child Abuse in Egypt Requires Immediate Action – Human Rights Watch

According to Human Rights Watch, serious abuses against Egyptian minors require immediate attention, despite measures taken by the country's authorities to promote children's rights.

HRW Calls on Azerbaijan to Release Human Rights Activists

Human Rights Watch (HRW) called on Wednesday on the Azerbaijani government to release all activists and journalists detained on political grounds ahead of the first European Games set to take place in Baku in June.

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