Archive for the ‘Human Rights’ Category
June has arrived and cities around the world are preparing for their annual LGBT parades and festivities. Most of us are familiar with the gay and lesbian events that take place in our city, but we might not be familiar with the history of Gay and Lesbian Pride month. It began more than 40 years ago, on Christopher Street in New York City.
I asked the Minister for Foreign Affairs a number of Parliamentary questions regarding human rights issues within the prison system in Northern Ireland.
by Jamison Maeda
We live in an era it seems where self-serving politicians and giant corporations hold a monopoly on power and influence. But once again, the indigenous people of the Amazon are speaking up, and the world is starting to listen.