10-day march from Charlottesville to Washington DC to take on white supremacy

Marchers walk through the Homewood neighborhood during a demonstration on August 19, 2017 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by AFP) Human rights activist are planning to take part in a 10-day march against white supremacy with a clear demand: Remove US President Donald Trump. The march will start Monday from Charlottesville, Virginia, where national turmoil began […]

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UN committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination criticizes US government for ‘failing to reject racist violent events’

This image taken in Boston, Ma. on August 19, 2017 shows protesters marching against racism. (Photo by AFP) UN human rights experts have urged the US government to “unequivocally and unconditionally” condemn racist speech and hate crimes, warning that a failure to do so could fuel further violent clashes by white supremacist groups. The UN […]

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United Nations human rights experts say Charlottesville highlights rising racism in US

Demonstrators participate in a march against white supremacy in downtown Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on August 16, 2017. (Getty Images) Three human rights experts in the United Nations have denounced the rising racism and xenophobia in the United States, citing the deadly violence at a white supremacy rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, as the latest example. In a […]

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Five Canadian spies and analysts sue bosses over abusive behavior, racism and Islamophobia

The file photo shows the headquarters of the Canadian Security Intelligence Service in Ottawa. Five agents and analysts at Canada’s spy service have filed a lawsuit against their managers over allegations of abusive behaviors, racism and Islamophobia. On Thursday, the group of employees filed a $27.7 million lawsuit against the Canadian Security Intelligence Service (CSIS), […]

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