Rev. Graylan Hagler Disinvited to Speak on Palestine, Sent Death Threats
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Rev. Graylan Hagler Disinvited to Speak on Palestine, Sent Death Threats

(Mondoweiss) – Reverend Graylan Hagler, a veteran social and economic justice activist and outspoken supporter…

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Report: Kenyan Police Kill, Torture Suspected Extremists
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Report: Kenyan Police Kill, Torture Suspected Extremists

Associated Press NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Kenyan police have carried out extra-judicial killings, torture and…

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Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights
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Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights

By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Julian Bond, a founding member…

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Burundi Rights Activist Shot and Wounded in the Capital
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Burundi Rights Activist Shot and Wounded in the Capital

GERARD NZOHABONA, Associated Press BUJUMBURA, Burundi (AP) — A leading rights activist in Burundi was…

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U.S. Gun Violence: A Human Rights Failure
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U.S. Gun Violence: A Human Rights Failure

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) — The United Nations Human Rights Committee…

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Security Checkpoint Extortion Costs Ivory Coast Millions
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Security Checkpoint Extortion Costs Ivory Coast Millions

CARLEY PETESCH, Associated Press DAKAR, Senegal (AP) — Extortion at security checkpoints is costing Ivory…

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Africa Must Set Up Own ICC to Try Europeans, Says Mugabe
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Africa Must Set Up Own ICC to Try Europeans, Says Mugabe

(Africland Post) – Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe, who is also the African Union (AU) chair, says…

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Libya Court Sentences Gadhafi Son to Death for 2011 Killings
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Libya Court Sentences Gadhafi Son to Death for 2011 Killings

ESAM MOHAMED, Associated Press BRIAN ROHAN, Associated Press TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Moammar Gadhafi’s son…

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Amnesty International Demands Angola Release Activists
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Amnesty International Demands Angola Release Activists

(BBC) – A leading rights group has called for the release of at least 13…

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Rights Group: South Sudan Troops Committed War Crimes
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Rights Group: South Sudan Troops Committed War Crimes

JASON PATINKIN, Associated Press JUBA, South Sudan (AP) — South Sudanese troops committed war crimes…

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