Human Rights

Archive for the ‘International’ Category

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

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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:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5MbzYSqBAWE

Features, Human Rights, International

Detention Centre, Texas.

Detention Centre, Texas.

by Jamison Maeda

Thousands of unaccompanied children are currently locked up in detention centres in the United States. They are the latest victims of the failed “War on Drugs.” The Obama administration estimates that this year, nearly 100,000 children will be detained after illegally cross the Mexican border without their parents. The majority of these children are coming from Central America.
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