Monthly Archives: August 2011

ACLU: Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Holds U.S. Responsible for Protecting Domestic Violence Victims

via the American Civil Liberties Union Because freedom can’t protect itself. Key Issues Our Work News About the ACLU Donate SKIP NAVIGATION NEWSFEEDS BLOG DONATE WOMEN’S RIGHTS | VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Holds U.S. Responsible for Protecting Domestic Violence … Continue reading

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IGLHRC: Inter-American Court on Human Rights Hears First-Ever LGBT Case

via IGLHRC (View other Press Releases here) Inter-American Court on Human Rights Hears First-Ever LGBT Case Court to Determine Whether Lesbian Mother Faced Discrimination in Custody Dispute 08/24/2011 Media Advisory Contacts: Jessica Stern, Director of Programs, International Gay and Lesbian Human Rights Commission … Continue reading

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Consensus on the Law of Gender Identity (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Terminó la reunión de comisiones con absoluto consenso para la Ley de Identidad de Género!! Se firma en la próxima reunión. – via @mariarachid on Twitter Amplio consenso en Diputados en favor de la Ley de Género | Noticias Congreso Nacional http://t.co/ya88sPHContinue reading

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NJ’s “Here Comes the Bride” Breaks the Law and a Bride-to-Be’s Heart

Imagine this: You get your friends and family together for you own version of “Say Yes to the Dress,” trying on gowns until you find the one that takes your breath away when you see it in the mirror. You’ve … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around The World (Aug. 3, 2011)

Human Rights Activists Say Syrian Forces Kill 24  Voice of America Preview: “Human rights activists say Syrian forces have killed at least 24 civilians in attacks on several cities, as the U.N. Security Council met to discuss President Bashar al-Assad’s … Continue reading

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