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Please Sign: Demand Turkey Overturn New INternet Amendments
World  (tags: Turkey, human rights, internet, surveillance and censorship, Human Rights Watch, Turkish Telecommunications Directorate, TiD, blocking websites, information colletion, pollitical profiling )

Susan
- 68 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Turkey's Telecommunications Directorate has just been given broad powers to monitor citizens' internet usage. And Human Rights Watch is calling for an overturn of the amendment allowing this rights violation.
UN-Funded African Troops Raped Vulnerable Somalis, Says HRW
World  (tags: rape, pedophilia, UN troops, Somalia, Human Rights Watch, humanrights, violence )

Beatrice
- 78 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Internationally-funded African Union troops in war-torn and impoverished Somalia have raped women and girls as young as 12 and traded food aid for sex, Human Rights Watch said in a damning report on Monday.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Expose Human Rights Group's Hypocrisy - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, Human Rights Watch, bias, news, humanrights, world )

Cal
- 181 days ago - forcechange.com
Call on the organization to disclose and eliminate ties to pro-war groups, and to commit to eliminating bias in its documentation of human rights violations around the world
Syria Rebels Committed Serious Abuses, Human Rights Watch Says
World  (tags: Human Rights Watch, Syria, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, politics, middle-east, violence, world )

Cal
- 979 days ago - latimes.com
Human Rights Watch alleges Syrian opposition fighters have carried out kidnappings and torture, and reportedly executions, in contrast to their freedom fighter image.
Soros Gives $100 Million to Human Rights Group
World  (tags: Billionaire, George Soros, donation, Human Rights Watch, organization, contributions )

Anna
- 1540 days ago - money.cnn.com
Billionaire investor George Soros will donate $100 million to Human Rights Watch, the organization announced Tuesday.Soros - a noted backer of liberal causes - will provide the "challenge grant" over a 10-year period, the organization said.
How Credible Is Human Rights Watch on Cuba?
World  (tags: Cuba, Latin America, revolution, egalitarianism, egalitarian, equality, HumanRights, humanrights, democracy, socialism, capitalism, corporations, HRW, Human Rights Watch, propaganda, dishonesty, lies, imperialism, U.S. imperialism, CIA, terrorism )

Simon
- 1728 days ago - links.org.au
"Human Rights Watch" gets most of its funds from US foundations, which are funded by huge US corporations. Those foundations often tie their contributions to particular projects. Most people on the "Human Rights Watch" board are bosses of corporations.
Colombia: Military Assault Against Indigenous Protesters, Mobilizations Continue -- See Video Link in Comments
World  (tags: Indigenous people, Day of Resistance, Latin America, Colombia, militarization, ONIC, activists, Uribe, armed forces, violent attack, repression, mobilization, Intl Fed of Human Rights, Human Rights Watch, UN High Commission, Human Rights )

LucyKalei
- 2212 days ago - indiancountrytoday.com
Indigenous protesters thru-out Latin America staged events/protests to celebrate Day of Indigenous Resistance. Colombia gathering got global attention- marred by violent attack by armed forces firing into crowd of >10,000 over 2days. Urgent appeal!
Burma Army 'Recruiting Children'
World  (tags: Burma, Burmese children, children recruitment, human rights watch, 10 yr olds, enlist in army, military, anti-government protesters )

K. A.
- 2583 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Human Rights Watch (HRW) says children as young as 10 are beaten or threatened with arrest to make them enlist...widespread concern about human rights in Burma, especially in the wake of September's military crackdown on anti-government protesters.
   

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