Press Releases with tag "Human Rights"
Youth for Human Rights Florida Notes Lessons Learned from 102-Year Old Tragedy Bring Focus to Fair Trade Fashion Show
Youth for Human Rights of Florida is looking to end sweatshop misery by highlighting fair trade clothing and its designers at the 3rd Annual Colors of the World Fashion Show.
ArtCube Gallery Announces Solo Exhibition by Abolitionist Painter, Jason Pearson. The Series “The Problem With the World Is Me” Features Falling Whistles
ArtCube Gallery announces the solo exhibition of abolitionist painter, Jason Pearson. The gallery will host the exhibition February 1st - 28th, 2013.
UN Meets on Anniversary of Timor Massacre
The East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) urged the UN, U.S. and other governments to fulfill outstanding promises of justice for the many victims of Indonesia's illegal invasion and occupation as the UN Security Council meets on East Timor.
Human Rights & Business: Alternative Conflict Resolution
Lodging a complaint instead of going to court? The effectiveness of this alternative in cases of human rights violations by companies is now being examined on the basis of factual examples.
Offering A Better Chance.
A follow up to the story of Shania Gray, of Carrollton Texas. The 16 year old female in mention was raped and subsequently murdered to keep her from testifying against Franklin B. Davis a 30 year old resident of suburban Dallas. Davis pleaded guilty.
Sound Of Tears Film
Sound of Tears the film is now live on indiegogo, the crowdfunding site. please help make this social awareness film happen! Visit www.indiegogo.com/soundoftearsfilm
Human Rights Activists Challenge Heritage Foundation and E. Fuller Torrey
Human rights activists gathered in DC today to protest a Heritage Foundation-sponsored talk by E. Fuller Torrey. Mr. Torrey advocates forced interventions that many feel violate human rights and exacerbate rather than address mental health concerns.
Amnesty International and Directors Around the Globe Call for "One More Voice" in Compelling New Campaign
Oscar-winners Meryl Streep and Hans Zimmer Contribute to Innovative Collaborative Video Project Led and Produced by Citizen Group
Lao Officials Unlawfully Closing Down A 49-Year-Old Lao Church in Savannakhet, Laos
Lao district officials in savannakhet province of laos closed down the 4th lao church, citing that christians did not have permission to build the church building and that throughout saybuli district, only dongpoong village church is recognized.
I Am Neda Is A Winner Of The Los Angeles Movie Awards And Receives An Honorable Mention In The Narrative Short Category
I Am Neda (http://www.IAmNeda.com) is a winner of the Los Angeles Movie Awards (http://TheLAMovieAwards.com) and receives an Honorable Mention in the Narrative Short Category.
Youth for Human Rights of Florida: Keeping the Dream Alive
Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. once said that “I can never be what I ought to be until you are what you ought to be,” and in this spirit, Youth for Human Rights of Florida is spreading the dream of human rights.
Know Your Rights - 2nd Flashpoint Human Rights Film Festival
Rights of gays, hijras and women take prominence on International Human Rights Day. The four day human rights film festival in the city ends on a note of hope that we all can be agents of change to fight violence and corruption.
Pilani Rajasthan Shridhar University Celebrates Human Rights Day 2011
Human Rights are Universal is a common dream in Perth or Pilani or Pittsburgh and recognition of human rights aims at preserving dignity and upholding equality of all people before the law.
Literacy and Human Rights Groups to Benefit from Nutcracker Fundraiser at Clearwater’s Historic Fort Harrison
The Guilfoil Ballet Theater presents a charity presentation of the Nutcracker Ballet on December 4th at the Historic Fort Harrison. Youth for Human Rights of Tampa Bay and the Community Learning Center will benefit.
On 20th Anniversary of Timor Massacre, Rights Network Urges Justice
On the 20th anniversary of the infamous massacre at Santa Cruz cemetery in Timor-Leste, the East Timor and Indonesia Action Network (ETAN) called for the U.S. and other governments and the United Nations to commit to justice for the victims.
Protest to Reject Honoring Henry Kissinger by New-York Historical Society
On Monday, November 7, protesters will express their outrage at the honoring or former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger by the New-York Historical Society (N-YHS). Demonstrators will gather from 5:30-7 pm at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in NYC.
Religious Abductions Continue Unabated in Japan
Police reportedly turn a blind eye to persecution. and prosecutors refuse to hold those responsible accountable.
Occupy Wall Street & Blind Planet Author
Occupy Wall Street is part of a global human rights movement sweeping through the streets of 82 countries and hundreds of U.S. cities, the author of BLIND PLANET supports the courage of those peacefully protesting For The People and By The People.
New Internships And Volunteer Placements Available With Ghana’s Leading Commercial Law Firm
AfriVol is recruiting volunteers and Interns for the Hesse and Hesse Law Firm. They are looking for lawyers, law students and consultants to join their team.
8th Annual Artivist Film Festival & Awards Concludes 8/20/11 in Hollywood, Honors Ten International
The Artivist Collective successfully concluded its 8th annual Artivist Film Festival & Awards after a packed program that ran from August 18th to 20th, 2011 at the historic Egyptian Theatre in Hollywood. Hosted by PETROBRAS, a partner in their extens
Animated Videoclip About Human Rights
The german non-profit organisation /e-politik.de/ e.V. released a state of the art animated videoclip about Human Rights.
The Zeitgeist Movement's Townhall
Zeitgeist Movement Townhall Meeting
Los Angeles Main Event
The Zeitgeist Movement Continues the momentum and interest around solving some of our most persistent social problems.
New Film Celebrates Triumph Over Adversity
SWTB Productions today announced the completion of principal photography on the independently produced short film Sleeping with the Bear starring award winning actors Eileen Grubba (Sons of Anarchy, The Mentalist) & Carmen Argenziano (Stargate SG-1)
California Safe Schools Nominated for 2011 Human Rights Award
Global Exchange Human Rights Award recognizes the contributions of individuals who instigate lasting, positive change in their communities.
Native Americans Lack Access to Clean Drinking Water
More than 10 percent of the American Indian population doesn't have access to clean drinking water or safe wastewater disposal, a U.N. official said.