Archive for the ‘International’ Category

Features, Human Rights, International

by Jamison Maeda

Uganda’s currency plunged last month after the U.S. reported it would cut off or redirect aid due to Uganda’s recent aggressively anti-gay legislation. Norway, Denmark and Sweden have also withheld or redirected aid to Uganda.
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Human Rights, International, Protests

5Mandate Trade Union has written to all major retail employers in Ireland asking them to desist from “trading, investment or other commercial links with companies operating in, providing services to, or sourcing goods from [the illegal] settlements” in the region of Israel. 
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Features, International

by Jamison Maeda

Brooklyn College in New York was offered a $10 million grant from American billionaires, the Koch brothers, but turned it down. This left some to wonder who the Koch brothers are and could they really be so terrible that a college would walk away from $10 million dollars? 
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Slaughter in Gaza


Dáil Debates, International, Topical Questions

Clare spoke this week in the Dáil about the ongoing slaughter in Palestine.  Click on the link below to watch part of the discussion: