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... incurred by adolescents can eventually be repaid. Bryan Stevenson, executive director of Equal Justice Initiative. Photo: Bob Miller "The propriety of the sentence is, in many ways,...
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2015/01/22 21:30
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... and Dr Madani, a well-know human rights defender, and chairman of the Civil Society Initiative. "Abu Eisa and Madani also testified to the judge that they signed the Sudan Appeal in...
2015/01/22 15:47
2015/01/22 15:47
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... local criminal justice system. Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Alabama-based Equal Justice Initiative, won the Alabama case after presenting evidence that the clinical...
2015/01/22 09:30
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... are to have any hope of rebuilding trust between communities," he said, stressing that gender equality and women's empowerment were key to reconciliation and reconstruction. Even in countries at...
2015/01/22 03:59
2015/01/22 03:59
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... economic progress can be unlimited,” Gov. Bryant said of the workforce development initiative and scholarship program. Economy The governor highlighted Mississippi's financial...
2015/01/21 22:36
2015/01/21 22:36
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President Barack Obama hit on numerous themes that resonated with Catholic advocates for social justice issues. Among the items included in Obama's policy agenda in the president's annual speech...
2015/01/21 22:11
2015/01/21 22:11
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... also face vetoes. Obama implied that the Republican economic agenda lacked an ambition equal to his own. At one point, he mocked the party's unshakable determination to force approval of...
2015/01/21 21:21
2015/01/21 21:21
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... American workers a voice. (Applause.) But you know, things like childcare and sick leave and equal pay; things like lower mortgage premiums and a higher minimum wage -- these ideas will make a...
2015/01/21 16:50
2015/01/21 16:50
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... the event, which is headlined by Bryan Stevenson, founder and executive director of the Equal Justice Initiative. The annual event celebrates pro bono service, philanthropy and dedication...
2015/01/21 15:09
2015/01/21 15:09
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... unions, and give American workers a voice. But things like child care and sick leave and equal pay; things like lower mortgage premiums and a higher minimum wage - these ideas will make a...
2015/01/20 17:40
2015/01/20 17:40
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... marriage "is not a judgment on anyone," he said. "It is a matter of justice and truth. The central issue at stake is: what is marriage? The answer is: a bond which...
2015/01/20 16:20
2015/01/20 16:20
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... Universities (HBCUs). Lezli Baskerville, president and CEO of the National Association for Equal Opportunity in Higher Education (NAFEO), a nonprofit network of Historically Black Colleges...
2015/01/19 23:14
2015/01/19 23:14
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... workplace environment." Economic security and health care will be at the forefront of the initiative, said Sunny Fischer, a co-founder of the foundation, which is 30 years old. It will cover...
2015/01/19 21:09
2015/01/19 21:09
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... raised a troubling possibility: could the Court have “stacked the deck” against full marriage equality by the way it phrased the “questions presented” by the cases? These are framed in terms of...
2015/01/19 10:02
2015/01/19 10:02
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... vote on legalizing marijuana in Missouri. Secretary of State Jason Kander announced an initiative petition seeking the vote has met state standards for circulation. The proposal would...
2015/01/19 08:32
2015/01/19 08:32
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... this country, as part of their collective efforts to save Sudan and establish a peaceful, equal citizenship and democratic State that upholds the principles of justice and the rule of law as...
2015/01/19 07:03
2015/01/19 07:03
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... known as MLK Community Council) is committed to Dr. Martin Luther King's vision of love, justice and peace. In response to BCC's essay contest in November, the group received an essay from...
2015/01/18 20:16
2015/01/18 20:16
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... death row, I do not believe that he would view the death penalty as a symbol of a just and equal judicial society. “MLK would also be troubled with the high percentage of terminated...
2015/01/17 09:30
2015/01/17 09:30
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... be devolution of democracy to the masses, us the people of Zimbabwe. There should be an equal distribution of political, economic and social power to us, the downtrodden masses. The...
2015/01/16 11:17
2015/01/16 11:17
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... for young people to see now in the wake of Ferguson, Cleveland and New York. The struggle for justice is a long one, and Selma is history that a new generation needs to know more fully,” said...
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