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San Diego Gay and Lesbian News: VIDEO: In Geneva, Secretary Clinton focuses on global LGBT rights in UN Human Rights Day speech

Source: http://sdgln.com/news/2011/12/06/secretary-clinton-focuses-LGBT-rights-united-nations-human-rights-day-speech?fb_ref=.Tt55ixGXb4Y.like&fb_source=profile_oneline (Editor’s note: Secretary of State Hillary Clinton spoke about Human Rights Day to the United Nations today in Geneva. The entire transcript of the speech, provided by humanrights.gov, is below.) Good evening and let me express my deep honor and … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Feb. 5, 2011)

Amnesty holds grave fears for activists‎ ABC Online Preview: “Amnesty International is calling for the immediate release of a group of human rights workers detained this week during security crackdowns in Egypt. Two Amnesty International staff members were among a … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 30, 2011)

Married Gay Troops Won’t Be Recognized After DADT Repeal On Top Magazine Preview: “A gay service member marrying will no longer be grounds for discharge after ‘Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell’ is repealed, but federal law will keep the military from … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 29, 2011)

Social work & human rights Manila Bulletin Publishing Corporation Preview: “The links between social work and human rights are explicit. Social workers are human rights workers. A human approach to social work education provides the students a framework for their … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 13., 2011)

A daily digest highlighting events around the world. US Human Rights Group Releases Freedom Rankings ERR News Preview: “The human rights organization, Freedom House, has counted Estonia among the freest nations in an increasingly undemocratic world.” Related: Freedom Gone South … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 12, 2011)

Iran, Switzerland hold human rights dialogue Tehran Times Preview: “Iran and Switzerland held their fifth annual meeting on human rights in Tehran on Wednesday.” Related: Iran, Switzerland Hold 5th Round of Talks on Human Rights Issues‎ (Fars News Agency), ‘Iran … Continue reading

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All Rights All Around the World (Jan. 11, 2011)

A daily digest highlighting events around the world. Clinton – “Gay rights are human rights” Same Same Preview: “Respected American LGBT magazine The Advocate is hailing US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton as a leading light for gay equality on … Continue reading

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