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A voice for the disappeared
Human Rights United Kingdom

A voice for the disappeared

Previously celebrated in Istanbul, Bogotá, the Philippines, Nuremberg and Diyarbakir, the 6th International Conference against Disappearances will be held in London. Summoned by the International Committee against Disappearances, ICAD, the conference intends on giving the relatives of the disappeared a voice on matters such as war, conflicts and occupations in […]

Murders in Aguán
Human Rights Latin America

Murders in Aguán

At least 35 Honduran peasants have been murdered during the last few months in the Valley of Aguán, where for decades there has been a conflict over lands, agrarian organizations have revealed. Tomás Armenteros The most recent case occurred in a farm called El Tumbador on November 15, when private […]

Five steps for Human Rights
Human Rights World

Five steps for Human Rights

China, Gambia, Guatemala, Romania and Tunisia. Five countries. Five cases of Human Rights violations. On the 10th of December, Amnesty International will commemorate the International Day of Human Rights recalling cases for which this organisation fights. I have here a very brief description of why each one of these nations […]

Hopemas 2010
Book reviews Movement Politiks

Hopemas 2010

In May 2010, British National Party leader Nick Griffin was heavily defeated in his attempt to become the first British National Party MP. In order to celebrate this and honour BNP opposition—specifically the group ‘Hope for Hate’—an event called ‘Hopemas’ will be held on Friday, 17 December 2010. The British […]