WHILE WE'RE AT IT
- Human rights watch looks within. // New Yorker;12/13/93, Vol. 69 Issue 42, p53
Focuses on the problems faced by the human rights movement in the United States. Appointment of Kenneth Roth as executive director of Human Rights Watch; Lack of protection to women; Communal violence in Bosnia; Necessity of intervention.
- Bringing abuses to light. Lehrer, Jeremy // Human Rights;Summer97, Vol. 24 Issue 3, p14
Human Rights Watch, a nonprofit organization which started in 1978, campaigns for human rights issues on many different fronts. As part of its advocacy strategy, Human Rights Watch utilizes its own reports and press coverage to mobilize shame and diplomatic and economic pressure to end human...
- Strategies of Response to the Persecution of Russian Activists Representing Nongovermental Organizations. Smirnov, Sergie A.; Blinushov, Andrei Iu.; Sereda, Iuliia B. // Russian Politics & Law;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p58
Focuses on the response to the persecution of activists representing nongovernmental organizations in Russia. Appropriateness of defending the rights of persecuted activists; Recommendation of solutions to the persecution of activists; Interest and readiness of activists for joint actions.
- WHILE WE'RE AT IT. Neuhaus, Richard John // First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Aug/Sep1997, Issue 75, p82
Suggests a kind of bias detected in the "Human Rights Watch 1997" list of staffed projects aimed at protecting alleged human rights victims but nothing on religious believers who are subjected to worldwide persecution. Types of bias that can be seen in the list.
- Nigeria's foreign minister denied yesterday wrongdoing by the military regime. Hanson, Cynthia; McLaughlin, Abraham T. // Christian Science Monitor;11/14/95, Vol. 87 Issue 245, p2
Reports on the denial by the Nigerian foreign minister on any wrongdoings of the country's' military regime as on November 13, 1995 in connection with the execution of Nigerian human rights activists.
- New Details Emerge on the Repression of Journalists and Rights Activists in the North Caucasus. Dzutsev, Valery // North Caucasus Weekly;9/23/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p9
The article discusses the issue concerning the repression of rights activists and journalists in the North Caucasus. It notes that the freedom of press in the region has diminished since the previous visit of the international organization Reporters Without Borders. It reveals that 12...
- Sihem Ben Sedrine. // Another Sky: Writings from Prison Around the World;2007, p96
The article focuses on the persecution of Sihem Ben Sedrine, journalist and human right activist in Tunisia. It states that Sedrine has suffered persecution for her writing and editing for over many years. Furthermore, she became the founder and editor of the online magazine "Kalima" and the...
- Freedom Fighter. // National Review;12/27/2004, Vol. 56 Issue 24, p26
Profiles Nina Shea, the director of the Center for Religious Freedom and vice chairman of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. Role of Shea as a human-rights activist; Claim that the quest for human rights and religious freedom is increasingly right-wing; Reference to her...
- Transitions. // Advocate;10/31/95, Issue 693, p16
Presents an update on noted gay personalities and gay rights activists. Includes death of Eigil Axgil, one of the founder of the National Homosexual Association; Appointment of former Oregon mayor Barbara Roberts to the board of directors of the Human Rights Campaign; Conviction of...