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Refugee Advocates Sue as Biden Admin Continues Trump-Era Border Policy | Democracy Now!

Democracynow - 2021-08-03 19:17

Advocates await Biden's plan, hope Afghan allies will be moved to Guam | Guam News |

Postguam - 2021-07-08 16:25

Advocates call for greater focus on democratic rights in Turkey ahead of European summit - Al-Monitor: The Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-06-24 12:08

What the critical race theory debate misses: We really don’t know what’s happening in our classrooms

AEI - 2021-06-23 00:05
Very little external control is exercised over classroom content. Lawmakers, advocates, and activists have missed this point almost entirely when debating the teaching of critical race theory in US classrooms. The post What the critical race theory debate ...

Advocates: Guam could help save 70K Afghan lives | Guam News |

Postguam - 2021-06-18 19:13

Advocates say Guam could help US save 70K Afghan lives; No word from White House on any plan | Guam News |

Postguam - 2021-06-17 20:25

Immigrant advocates say visa program isn't enough to save Afghan lives

Dispatch - 2021-06-13 07:06

Visa program not enough to save lives of those who helped US troops in Afghanistan, advocates say | War Is Boring

Warisboring - 2021-06-12 22:42

Time running out to evacuate Afghans who helped U.S., advocates say

Nbcnews - 2021-06-11 21:35

stripes - Advocates pitch Biden on evacuating Afghans who worked for the US to Guam

Stripes - 2021-06-10 16:12

‘Autonomous Administration is the only alternative project for Syria’

ANF - 2021-06-01 08:38
Mihemed Biniyan stated that the Autonomous Administration project is the only alternative model for Syria, saying, “The Autonomous Administration advocates unity of Syria. It only struggles against the occupiers.” ...

On Earth Day 2021, let’s appreciate our fossil fuel energy treasures that are part of the Earth’s natural environment

AEI - 2021-04-23 00:01
Here’s an updated version of my 2018 Washington Examiner op-ed “On Earth Day, let’s appreciate fossil fuels“: On Earth Day, according to various advocates, “events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environmen ...

Refugee advocates gather across Australia demanding end to 'harsh policies' for people in detention | SBS News

SBS - 2021-03-28 21:19

Erdogan unveils human rights reforms, raising skepticism among advocates - Al-Monitor: the Pulse of the Middle East

Al Monitor - 2021-03-04 15:07

MEBYA-DER protests detention of its members

ANF - 2021-03-02 14:30
Protesting the detention of its co-chairs, members and executives, MEBYA-DER said, "Our association is a civil society organization which rejects injustice and war and advocates peace and democracy." ...

Mom advocates for disabled adults amid Cuomo nursing home scandal

Yahoo - 2021-02-24 19:34

Iraqi Kurdistan Islamic KJG party lawmaker files lawsuit against LGBT+ organization

E-Kurd - 2021-02-24 00:55
SUALAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— A member of Iraqi Kurdistan parliament has filed a lawsuit against a group that advocates for increased protections for women and LGBTIQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender) people in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region, accu ...

High school sports decision from Gov. Newsom’s office expected ‘in next 48 hours,’ advocates say – Orange County Register

Ocregister - 2021-02-18 21:17

Housing advocates plan protest against Indiana bill they say could increase evictions - WISH-TV | Indianapolis News | Indiana Weather | Indiana Traffic

Wishtv - 2021-02-08 11:39

‘Child allowances’ revive welfare as we knew it

AEI - 2021-02-06 00:04
Advocates for expanding the current child tax credit — by removing work requirements and time limits on how long benefits are paid — are gambling that this policy won't revive the rejection of work and acceptance of government benefits that characterized ...

Homeless encampment and advocates march to City Hall asking for more resources

Yahoo - 2021-01-02 01:04

Kamala Harris advocates for gun confiscation under guise of buybacks

Yahoo - 2020-12-31 22:28

Maryland Lawmakers, Advocates Look To Extend Renter Protection

Yahoo - 2020-12-30 09:09

Denver Homeless Advocates Demand Injunction Against Sweeps

Yahoo - 2020-12-16 15:48

Advocates Say COVID Has Driven Homelessness In NYC To Record Levels

Yahoo - 2020-12-10 12:46

Maryland Rep. Harris bypasses meeting with ANCA advocates, sends top aide to discuss Artsakh War

Armenianweekly - 2020-12-09 07:21

Turkish court finalises jail sentences for rights advocates in Büyükada case | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-12-02 13:11

Religious freedom advocates: Will new administration continue support?

Cruxnow - 2020-11-22 17:18

Religious freedom advocates: Will new administration continue support? | The Record

Therecordnewspaper - 2020-11-22 13:03

Religious freedom advocates: Will new administration continue support?. Published 11/20/2020. Nation.

Thebostonpilot - 2020-11-20 23:56

Christian advocates call for U.S. to condemn aggression against Armenians | Angelus News

Angelusnews - 2020-11-14 17:57

Christian advocates call for U.S. to condemn aggression against Armenians

Catholicnewsagency - 2020-11-12 03:17

Texas Regulators Failing to Act on Pollution Complaints in Permian Oilfields, New Report Finds

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:55
Read time: 10 minsOver the past five years, environmental advocates with the nonprofit Earthworks have made trips to 298 oil and gas wells, compressor stations, and processing plants across the Permian Basin in Texas, an oil patch which last year hit reco ...

Anti-pollution Advocates Cheer as Army Corps Reviews Formosa Plastics Permit in Louisiana

John Bolton - 2020-11-07 01:34
Read time: 6 minsEnvironmental and community groups in Louisiana are elated after what they see as two back-to-back wins in their fight to protect fenceline communities from additional petrochemical industry pollution. This week, a key federal permit for ...

U.S. ICE Treatment of Cameroonian Asylum-Seekers Is ‘Tantamount to Torture,’ Advocates Say

Foreignpolicy - 2020-10-27 14:25

Rights advocates decry mass detention of Turkish lawyers

Al Monitor - 2020-10-16 20:09

Turkish press freedoms continue to deteriorate - advocates | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2020-10-15 22:31

Prominent Advocates for Kurdish Rights Publish NY Times Ad Urging Break With Turkey's Erdogan | Jewish & Israel News

Algemeiner - 2020-10-09 22:51

Khashoggi killing’s anniversary brings calls for justice from journalists and human-rights advocates - MarketWatch

Marketwatch - 2020-10-05 12:36

The case for one billion Americans: My long-read Q&A with Matthew Yglesias

AEI - 2020-09-19 00:04
Matthew Yglesias explains why a bigger population would make this country more innovative and dynamic, and he advocates for increasing immigration and making it easier for parents to have more children. The post The case for one billion Americans: My long ...

Prominent human rights advocates call on Turkey to release political prisoners - Stockholm Center for Freedom

Stockholmcf - 2020-08-26 13:37

Breaking up Big Tech will not help the US innovate or compete with China

AEI - 2020-08-20 00:01
Some regulatory advocates have argued that breaking up Big Tech companies would benefit US innovation, security, and competitiveness with China. They are wrong. The post Breaking up Big Tech will not help the US innovate or compete with China appeared fir ...

Human rights advocates worried by Turkey's new social media law

Thenews - 2020-08-15 11:17

Kamala Harris’s education policy stances

AEI - 2020-08-15 00:45
Although Kamala Harris is a promising pick for the Democratic presidential ticket, families and education reformers must keep a close eye on what she advocates for when it comes to K-12 and higher education. The post Kamala Harris’s education policy stanc ...

5 questions for Arthur Diamond on economic growth and innovative dynamism

AEI - 2020-08-05 01:16
Arthur Diamond explains why advocates for creative destruction and economic growth should do more to emphasize how these processes create new, vital innovations that benefit everyone over time. The post 5 questions for Arthur Diamond on economic growth an ...

After Netanyahu, Donald Trump Advocates 'Namaste' To Check Coronavirus Pandemic

Eurasiantimes - 2020-07-18 23:32

Exploiting the pandemic to swindle $150B from taxpayers for electric vehicles

AEI - 2020-06-04 06:31
From my op-ed today in the Washington Examiner “Electric vehicle advocates want to exploit pandemic to swindle $150B from taxpayers“: As industries grapple with the COVID-19 pandemic, the new normal it brings, and a slow-but-steady reopening of business, ...

Advocates demand release of sick child detained... |

Rûdaw - 2020-05-26 09:04

Lockdown in Iraqi Kurdistan brings rise in domestic violence: advocates

E-Kurd - 2020-05-24 18:13
SULAIMANI, Iraqi Kurdistan region,— As Iraqi Kurdistan prepares to re-enter a lockdown to prevent the spread of coronavirus over Eid al-Fitr (a religious holiday celebrated by Muslims worldwide), activists and representatives of local civil society groups ...

Egypt rights advocates denounce ‘unlawful’ pre-trial airing of journalist's confessions | Middle East Eye

Middleeasteye - 2020-05-24 07:47

Donald Trump has a friend in Tom McClintock, but so do marijuana advocates -

Sfchronicle - 2020-05-20 07:39

Lessons for the US after 2 years of Europe’s landmark data protection regulation

AEI - 2020-05-20 00:03
Two years after going into effect, it’s not clear that Europe’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been a major success. American policymakers and privacy advocates should take note. The post Lessons for the US after 2 years of Europe’s landmar ...

What can advocates of federal R&D support learn from World War II? My long-read Q&A with Tony Mills

AEI - 2020-05-16 00:07
According to R Street’s science policy director Tony Mills, sustained funding for basic science research is essential if the United States wants to continue to lead in technological innovation. The post What can advocates of federalD support learn from Wo ...

Syrians held in Turkish prison 'in breach of international law,' advocates say

Al Monitor - 2020-05-14 22:47

Advocates for Hispanic workers plead for immediate state action at eastern NC turkey plant | The Progressive Pulse

Ncpolicywatch - 2020-05-01 19:42

Advocates fear threats to religious freedom, health in northeast Syria | America Magazine

Americamagazine - 2020-04-27 21:55

Advocates fear threats to religious freedom, health in northeast Syria

Cruxnow - 2020-04-25 14:22

Advocates fear threats to religious freedom, health in northeast Syria

Catholicnews - 2020-04-24 20:59

On Earth Day 2020, let’s appreciate our fossil fuel energy treasures that are part of the Earth’s natural environment

AEI - 2020-04-23 00:03
Here’s an updated version of my 2018 Washington Examiner op-ed “On Earth Day, let’s appreciate fossil fuels“: On Earth Day, according to various advocates, “events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the Earth’s natural environmen ...

Quotation of the Day II on ‘democratic’ socialism….

AEI - 2020-02-10 03:25
…. is from Kevin Williamson: Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont and other contemporary American advocates of democratic socialism lean heavily on the democratic part, which is at least in part a matter of marketing. …….. In the United States, we use the wo ...

Journalist advocates for Americans to protect Rojavan democratic system - The Tacoma Ledger

Thetacomaledger - 2019-11-13 13:09

Universal basic income advocates warn Yang's 'Freedom Dividend' would harm low-income Americans | TheHill

Thehill - 2019-10-19 03:46

Kurd supporters, vaping advocates, others protest at Trump rally

Dallasnews - 2019-10-18 11:50

Advocates implore Trump not to abandon Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in Syria

Catholicregister - 2019-10-17 20:59

Advocates to Trump: Don't desert Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in Syria

Cruxnow - 2019-10-15 15:55

Advocates to Trump: Don’t desert Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in Syria – Catholic Philly

Catholicphilly - 2019-10-14 17:15

Advocates to Trump: Don't desert Christians, Yazidis, Kurds in Syria | National Catholic Reporter

Ncronline - 2019-10-14 01:53

Warning of New 'Show Me Your Papers' Era, Rights Advocates Vow to Fight Unlawful Trump Plan for Expedited Deportations | Common Dreams News

Commondreams - 2019-10-10 00:42

Never-ending net neutrality litigation means lawyers always win

AEI - 2019-10-10 00:15
The recent decision in Mozilla v. Federal Communications Commission is a blow to regulatory advocates who want to turn the dynamic internet into a public utility. Those who claim to want to improve broadband would do well to stop wasting time and money o ...

Don't read too much into Turkey's gag order reversal, warn free press advocates

Al Monitor - 2019-10-07 03:33

One year on, Turkish human rights advocates lament inaction on Khashoggi murder

Al Monitor - 2019-10-05 03:03

Advocates for peace in their home country, Turkish academics now live in limbo abroad | Ahval

Ahvalnews - 2019-01-30 06:43

The Story of Amos Oz and the Story of Israel

Foreign Policy Research Institute - 2019-01-08 21:42
Obituaries and remembrances of Amos Oz, who died in December, have rightly focused on his enormous contributions to Israeli and world literature. But Oz was also a founding member of the group Peace Now, which advocates a two-state solution to the Israeli ...

Kurdish MPs in Iran call on the UN to act against Turkey’s crimes

ANF - 2018-12-30 13:09
The Kurdish MPs condemned Turkey's against the Kurds with a green light from the Western and Eastern superpowers and called on the UN and human rights advocates to stop these crimes and the Turkish occupation of northern Syria. ...

Iraqi Lawmaker Advocates Summoning Barham Salih to Parliament over Trump’s Visit

BAS News - 2018-12-29 13:14
ERBIL — A Shi’ite lawmaker is calling for an extraordinary session at the parliament to summon Iraqi President Barham Salih and Prime Minister Adil Abdul-Mahdi over Donald Trump’s unannounced visit to Iraq earlier this week. Trump paid a surprise visit t ...

KDP Advocates Rights of Turkmens, Christians in Next Cabinet: Official

BAS News - 2018-12-16 13:41
ERBIL — The Kurdistan Democratic Party (KDP) is supporting the Turkmens and Christians to receive their rightful share from the government posts at the next Kurdistan Region cabinet, said a Turkmen official. The KDP is now leading talks over forming a ne ...

The caravan's advocates are destroying immigration and humanitarian law

Washingtonexaminer - 2018-10-25 16:28

Turkey's Erdogan Turns to US Investors to Save Economy - Why Religious Freedom Advocates Are Sounding an Alarm | CBN News

CBN - 2018-10-08 17:24

Dacic Pledge to Turkey Worries Serbian Rights Advocates :: Balkan Insight

Balkaninsight - 2018-08-21 08:48

Religious Freedom Advocates Continue to Raise Awareness for Imprisoned Pastor Andrew Brunson -

NRB - 2018-06-21 22:44

UK deports 26 Iraqi Kurdish asylum seekers, imprisons 70: monitor

E-Kurd - 2018-03-30 01:10
LONDON,— At least 26 Iraqi Kurdish asylum seekers have been deported from Britain and more than 70 imprisoned in UK jails awaiting deportation. Inmates and advocates claim there is a secret Iraqi-UK deal at work. “This is a secret agreement between Brita ...

“Ocelan’s philosophy is now applied in north Syria”

ANHA - 2018-02-15 10:29
The mother Noura Hassan, who met with Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocelan said "We should not say that he is the leader of the Kurdish people only because Ocelan is a nations leader because he advocates the freedom of all oppressed peoples,". She also pointed ...

Gender advocates protest violence against women

NRT - 2017-11-26 14:30

Kurdish official rejects Turkmen proposal to turn Kirkuk into region

Rûdaw - 2017-11-11 14:28
A Turkmen party advocates to share power on an equal base in Kirkuk ...

Jihadism in Southern Thailand: A Phantom Menace

International Crisis Group - 2017-11-08 13:19
Thailand’s Malay-Muslim society overwhelmingly rejects transnational jihadism, but the country’s vulnerable south is a potential seedbed for advocates of violence. Bangkok and the main militant separatist organisation can head off any jihadist expansion ...

Iraq: Barzani advocates dialogue between KRG and Baghdad

Almasdarnews - 2017-11-07 08:28

The politics of helping Middle Eastern Christians

The Economist - 2017-10-27 22:52
THESE are roller-coaster days for religious minorities in the Middle East and their energetic advocates in America. From their point of view, this week has brought both dire and potentially welcome news. Bad tidings came from northern Iraq, where the sma ...

Kennedy School Prof Advocates Optimism About Future of Human Rights | News | The Harvard Crimson

Thecrimson - 2017-10-27 06:54

Turkey Puts More Rights Advocates on Trial, Raising International Concerns

Voanews - 2017-10-24 20:08

Prosecutor seeks lengthy prison sentences for detained rights advocates - IFEX

IFEX - 2017-10-11 20:29

Malala brings girls’ voices to the halls of the UN

Malala - 2017-09-22 22:39
Girl advocates from Iraq and the Congo join Malala at the UN to stand up for girls’ education. Maire Claire and Najlaa joined Malala in NYC this week. Together they advocated for girls’ education at the UN.When Malala began her Girl Power Trip in April, ...

Civil leadership advocates call for elections to be held on time

NRT - 2017-08-28 14:38

Iranian official blames human rights advocates for not helping Syrians

KurdPress - 2017-07-17 11:03
Iran’s Chairman of Parliament National Security and Foreign Policy Commission Alaeddin Boroujerdi censured the international community for remaining silent regarding terrorists’ organized crimes. ...

Muslim advocates blast ICE for 'targeting' Nashville Kurdish community

Tennessean - 2017-06-10 03:46

The continued detention of citizens in Bukan

Kurdistan Human Rights Association - 2017-05-18 02:54
According to reports of Kurdistan Human Rights Association , and according to human rights activists, arrests, activists, advocates and citizens followers of Sunni residents of Bukan East Kurdistan in the past few months continued and more than fifty peop ...

Activists Blame Security Forces for Kidnapped Students in Baghdad

BAS News - 2017-05-10 01:03
LEEDS — A group of freedom advocates said on Tuesday that security apparatuses are responsible for the kidnapping of an Iraqi journalist and six students on Monday. The Press Freedom Advocacy Association in Iraq said that they believe an unidentified arm ...

Brazil indigenous attacked, hands severed in land dispute: advocates

Reuters - 2017-05-01 21:54
SAO PAULO (Reuters) - More than a dozen members of an indigenous tribe were injured in a dispute over land in northern Brazil, including at least one whose hands were hacked off, according to reports from indigenous rights groups on Monday. ...

Quebec mosque attack: Student Alexandre Bissonnette charged

BBC - 2017-01-31 20:00
The political science student, 27, is known for his far-right views, refugee advocates say. ...

Iraqi Kurdistan govt closes offices of Yazidi rights organization Yazda

E-Kurd - 2017-01-11 17:22
DUHOK, Iraq’s Kurdistan region,— Kurdish authorities in Iraq’s Kurdistan Region confirmed that they have closed the office of the U.S.-based non-profit organization YAZDA, which advocates on behalf of the Yazidi community, because it had been involved in ...

Syrian refugees in Jordan find little benefit in legal work

DW - 2016-12-31 02:18
Jordan said it would issue work permits to help Syrian refugees build lives. But advocates have been surprised by how hard it's been for the newcomers to land legal jobs - and they're not sure why, reports Bethan Staton. ...
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