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Human Rights: watch-listen

The inherent dignity and the equal and inalienable rights of all members of the human family is the foundation of freedom, justice and peace in the world. Preamble, The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, 1948.

What is Lava Mae?

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It’s About Human Rights There are 6,500 homeless people in San Francisco; 3,100 of them live on the street​.  

Intermarché – “Inglorious Fruits and Vegetables”

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Intermarché launched the Inglorious Fruits&Vegetables, a film, print, poster and radio campaign, celebrating the beauty of the Grotesque Apple, the Ridiculous Potato, the Hideous Orange, the Failed Lemon, the Disfigured Eggplant, the Ugly Carrot, and the Unfortunate Clementine.

Death in the Med

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On 3 October 2013, a boat sank off the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, killing 366 of the 518 people on board. They were among the thousands who flee Eritrea each year on a perilous journey in search of asylum in … Continue reading

The Death Penalty in 2013

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http://www.amnesty.org/death-penalty The death penalty is the ultimate denial of human rights. It is the premeditated and cold-blooded killing of a human being by the state. This cruel, inhuman and degrading punishment is done in the name of justice. It violates … Continue reading

Banned Books Club

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When the Arizona Department of Education banned 90 books from its public schools for being “subversive,” ban opponents struck back and set up underground libraries across the Southwest. Listen here.

“What the Founding Fathers Wanted”

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What would life be like if we lived the way Americans did around the time the Constitution was drafted? Watch Mark Fiore’s cartoon here.