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Dying of Thirst in the USA- Scott Warren on Trial

On June 11, Scott Warren walked free from a Tuscon, Arizona courthouse. The other alternative would have meant spending up to 20 years in a state penitentiary for trying to save the lives of some of those forced to cross the harsh desert near where he lives

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Iran: Abusive forced veiling laws police women’s lives

Under the country’s compulsory veiling laws, women and girls – even those as young as seven – are forced to cover their hair with a headscarf against their will. Women who do not are treated as criminals by the state.

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Arab Spring 2.0? You ain’t Seen Nothing Yet!

Almost a decade after the launch of the so-called “Arab Spring”, one of the most troubled regions in the entire world remains threatened by the prospects of facing a new wave of protests, demanding regime change

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Ireland: Housing “Catastrophe” – No Longer “Crisis”

Irish Parliament (Dáil) votes 36-60 to reject a Sinn Féin bill which aimed to insert a constitutional right to housing

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Turkey: Mass Prosecution of Lawyers

Misuse of Terrorism Charge Undermines Fair Trial Rights

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Trump trashes healthcare for 20 million

Health care became a top issue for the presidential campaign, which has already started

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Bloody Sunday, Derry, 1972

“The firing by soldiers of 1 PARA on Bloody Sunday caused the deaths of 13 people and injury a similar number, none of whom was posing a threat of causing death or serious injury…”

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La líder social argentina Milagros Salas condenada a 13 años de prisión

Como si fuese la crónica de una condena anunciada la dirigente social e indígena argentina Milagros Salas fue finalmente condenada a 13 años de cárcel en su cuarto proceso consecutivo

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Indigenous leader Milagro Sala sent to house arrests

After three years in ‘preventive’ detention, the Argentine indigenous leader was sentenced to house arrests

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Pacto migratorio: ¿Un avance o un fracaso?

El llamado Pacto Mundial para una Migración Segura, firmado durante la Conferencia internacional a convocatoria de la ONU ha dejado más dudas que certezas

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