Human Rights & Public Liberties

Human Rights & Public Liberties

Newsletter
Published on: 13 Jan, 2021

News

KENYA/FREED SLAVES

A unique community of descendants of freed slaves is seeking official recognition, from Kenya’s government, as an ethnic group.

Published on: 28 February, 2021

BIDEN-MIGRANT INFLUX

The Biden administration announced last week it would start allowing some migrants in the program to enter the U.S. The government claims the process is ..

Published on: 28 February, 2021

CUBA/ARTS, POLITICS AND RIGHTS

“Homeland and Life” repurposes the old slogan “Patria o Muerte” (“Homeland or Death”) emblazoned on walls across the Caribbean country ever since Fidel Castro’s 1959 ..

Published on: 25 February, 2021

UK/FARMERS

The National Farmers’ Union hosts its first post-Brexit annual online conference. Boris Johnson delivers a video message on the opening day.

Published on: 23 February, 2021

Facebook shuts down Myanmar military’s page

         

Published on: 21 February, 2021

MYANMAR/PROTESTS RETURNED TO THE STREETS

One of the victims was shot in the head and died immediately during the latest rally in the second-largest city of Mandalay, according to Frontier ..

Published on: 21 February, 2021

US/PARIS CLIMATE AGREEMENT

The U.S. officially rejoins the Paris Climate Agreement.

Published on: 21 February, 2021

NIGERIA/KIDNAPPING

It is unclear how many are still in the possession of the gunmen. One student died during the kidnapping, an official said.

Published on: 18 February, 2021

MYANMAR/POST-COUP PROTESTS

The US imposed sanctions on 10 former and current military officials in response to the coup d’etat in the country. – Staff in hospitals, schools, ..

Published on: 18 February, 2021