Tag: United Nations

Are Human Rights Getting Worse?

“2014 was a catastrophic year” for human rights. That’s what Amnesty International said in its recent report. It was a record year for human rights...

North Korea bristles at human rights critics

THE WRONG SIDE OF THIS REGIME. TONIGHT, NEW SATELLITE IMAGES FROM INSIDE KIM JONG-UN’S PRISON CAMP SYSTEM. A SANDBAR WHERE DEFECTORS SAY PUBLIC EXECUTIONS TOOK...

What Are Basic Human Rights?

In January 2016, Peru agreed to compensate a woman for denying her an abortion when she was 17, a decade after the UN Human Rights...

Human rights violations by Glencore

Our global union it’s the global union I’m with David’s psi IndustriALL Global Union represents workers in the manufacturing energy and mining sectors and 148...