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More Needed to Address Climate Threat

This spring, First Nations in northern Ontario are facing another challenging hunting season. Charles Hookimaw, lands and resources director at Attawapiskat First Nation, told us that warmer, wetter weather culminating in an early spring melt made it…
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Trending rights tweets this week: Israeli authorities are committing the crimes against humanity of apartheid and persecution; the people of Myanmar are dying and the Chinese government is blocking UN Security Council sanctions; India is quite literally…
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Trending rights tweets this week: Patent protection is prolonging the pandemic; justice served for George Floyd, but police reform remains urgent; why doesn't the ASEAN statement on Myanmar include any reference to the release of political prisoners; and…
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Trending rights tweets this week: The Russian government is selling arms to Myanmar as the Myanmar military shoots hundreds of pro-democracy protesters; it's high time the UN Security Council ends its paralysis & takes concrete actions to deter future…
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No one should have to choose between housing that is unaffordable and housing that is uninhabitable.

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A group of protestors during a major demonstration at 26 Federal Plaza in New York City, in response to then-President Donald Trump’s proposal to cut $6.2 billion in federal housing funds, April 20, 2017. 
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The Biden administration’s move to rescind former President Trump’s punitive sanctions against the International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor is a positive step, but it in no way resolves the difficult and complex relationship between Washington and…
Permanent premises of the International Criminal Court in The Hague, the Netherlands.
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Trending rights tweets this week: The world needs a "people's vaccine", but rich governments are making opaque deals and prebooking the vast majority of scarce vaccine supplies, while also opposing efforts to temporarily waive complex global trade rules…
A person in Soweto, South Africa receives an injection as they participate in a clinical trial for a Covid-19 vaccine in June 2020.