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10 December 2012
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1 December 2012
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Auteur: SumOfUs

In Uganda, it’s already illegal to be gay. But some government officials -- with support from American evangelicals -- want to take government-sanctioned homophobia a step further. They’ve proposed the Anti-Homosexuality Bill that would, among other...

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1 November 2012
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Auteur: Collin Burton, Change.org

Ugandan legislators have re-introduced the dangerous Anti-Homosexuality Bill, a proposed law that would criminalize homosexuality in the country with extreme penalties. Under this proposed law, LGBT people could be killed or sentenced to life in prison...

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7 May 2012
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7 May 2012
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Auteur: Richard Howitt MEP

…[L]et me restrict my comments to three points:…where the Guiding Principles have taken forward the debate in Europe;…the need to take that coherence in to our own decision-making;… and an attempt to describe what will happen if we fail to act on the...

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18 April 2012
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Auteur: Cindy Cohn & Jillian York, Electronic Frontier Foundation

...[The] newly-amended Global Online Freedom Act (GOFA),...while far from perfect, is an important step toward protecting human rights and free expression online...[Let's] take a deeper look…The bill contains a number of excellent measures that would...

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23 February 2012
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Auteur: Collin Burton, at Change.org

With the “Kill the Gays” bill looming in Uganda’s parliament, Citibank and Barclays have unique and necessary voices that could help stop this bill in its tracks. Their presence in Uganda is significant, and their voices in opposition to the Anti...

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22 February 2012
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Auteur: Barbara Demick, Los Angeles Times

A few years ago, she embodied the rags-to-riches legend of modern China: The daughter of an illiterate farmer...creates a business empire that makes her one of the country's wealthiest women...A provincial court on Jan. 18 upheld Wu Ying's death...

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14 February 2012
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Auteur: Ed Pilkington, Guardian [UK]

Texas…is running out of supplies of lethal drugs and may be incapable of carrying out further death sentences beyond June…Texas has only sufficient quantities in its stores of pentobarbital – the middle drug of the triple lethal injection – to serve in...

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1 November 2011
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Auteur: Sune Skadegård Thorsen, Mira Skadegård Thorsen & Anders Dahl Krabbe, GLOBAL CSR

Professor Ruggie states that his principles are a “game changer”; and he is right...With the UNGP’s, global acceptance has been achieved in regard to a challenging issue. The tremendous support gives the UNGP’s considerable authority...Simultaneously...

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