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WALB Albany
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm ErikaThe Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm Erika
WALB Albany / Posted yesterday
The Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said it will have a staff at the emergency operation center over the weekend to continue monitoring tropical storm Erika as it moves closer to the continental U.S. Commission... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm ErikaThe Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm Erika
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted yesterday
The Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said it will have a staff at the emergency operation center over the weekend to continue monitoring tropical storm Erika as it moves closer to the continental U.S. Commission... Read more
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WTOC 11 Savannah
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm ErikaThe Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said
Chatham County Commission, CEMA prepares for Tropical Storm Erika
WTOC 11 Savannah / Posted yesterday
The Chatham County Commission continues to get updates through CEMA, which said it will have a staff at the emergency operation center over the weekend to continue monitoring tropical storm Erika as it moves closer to the continental U.S. Commission... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Matisyahu, the Iran deal, and the college campusA member of the National Socialist Movement stands behind police tape line duri
Matisyahu, the Iran deal, and the college campus
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
A member of the National Socialist Movement stands behind police tape line during a rally near Los Angeles City Hall on April 17, 2010. Photo by David McNew/Getty Images Do we need to have a definition of anti-Semitism? Most people think they... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Religious freedom under fire via 'anti-conversion' laws, experts sayLaws restricting religious conversion and other practices are drawing fire from
Religious freedom under fire via 'anti-conversion' laws, experts say
The Oklahoman / Posted 4 days ago
Laws restricting religious conversion and other practices are drawing fire from religious freedom experts, who say the measures hamper societal harmony. On Friday, Burma's joint parliament approved a religious conversion bill, which the U.S.... Read more
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Black Press USA
Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights Julian Bond (Photo by Freddie Allen/NNPA) By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Wash
Julian Bond Praised for Unselfish Devotion to Human Rights
Black Press USA / Posted 11 days ago
Julian Bond (Photo by Freddie Allen/NNPA) By Freddie Allen NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Julian Bond, a founding member and communications director of Student... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rewarding Beijing’s persecutionThe International Olympic Committee recently awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Ga
Rewarding Beijing’s persecution
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
The International Olympic Committee recently awarded Beijing the 2022 Winter Games, demonstrating yet again that selection of a host city has everything to do with politics, money and power — and nothing whatsoever to do with human rights. While... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
SCWN August Marketplace Luncheon Features Speaker Dr. Bernie MillerScenic City Women's Network will be holding their August Marketplace Luncheon o
SCWN August Marketplace Luncheon Features Speaker Dr. Bernie Miller
The Chattanoogan / Posted 16 days ago
Scenic City Women's Network will be holding their August Marketplace Luncheon on Thursday, Aug. 27 at the Mountain City Club, 729 Chestnut St. Networking will be from 11:30 a.m-noon and the luncheon will be from noon-1 p.m. Dr. Bernie Miller will be... Read more
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Daily Mail
Heavily-armed New Black Panther activists threaten Texas police'Oink, oink.. bang, bang': Dozens of heavily-armed New Black Panther activists
Heavily-armed New Black Panther activists threaten Texas police
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
'Oink, oink.. bang, bang': Dozens of heavily-armed New Black Panther activists threaten Texas police while protesting the death of Sandra Bland Hard-line activists led two-hour march holding assault rifles and shotguns Shouted death threats to... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Vermont chapter of NAACP receives 'avalanche' of housing discrimination complaintsMary Brown-Guillory, president of the Champlain area National Association for t
Vermont chapter of NAACP receives 'avalanche' of housing discrimination complaints
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 days ago
Mary Brown-Guillory, president of the Champlain area National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP), told a statewide civil rights panel Monday that her organization has received an "avalanche" of discrimination complaints. In... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
The Unfair Trial of Muslim Leaders - Why It Undermines Counterterrorism in EthiopiaSomething was awry at a hearing of the High Court of Ethiopia on July 6, 2015.
The Unfair Trial of Muslim Leaders - Why It Undermines Counterterrorism in Ethiopia
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Something was awry at a hearing of the High Court of Ethiopia on July 6, 2015. As the much anticipated conviction of Muslim civil society leaders (Abubaker Ahmed and 17 others) was underway, it was clear that this was no ordinary trial. Security was... Read more
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The Christian Post
Christian Evangelist, USCIRF: Iran Under President Rouhani Cracking Down Hard on ChurchesChristian women attend a church service in Tehran, Iran, in this undated photo.
Christian Evangelist, USCIRF: Iran Under President Rouhani Cracking Down Hard on Churches
The Christian Post / Posted 18 days ago
Christian women attend a church service in Tehran, Iran, in this undated photo. A Sydney-based evangelist as well as the bipartisan U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), both recently condemned the crackdown on Christians... Read more
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ESPN
Ferguson One Year LaterFive African-American football players entered the combat zone through a haze o
Ferguson One Year Later
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
Five African-American football players entered the combat zone through a haze of smoke and flashing lights, hands raised in a symbol of solidarity that bound them to freedom fighters past and present. In that indelible moment, our athletes proved the... Read more
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Deseret News
Experts say what governments won’t: ISIS atrocities are genocideA multifaith group of religious freedom advocates this week called on President
Experts say what governments won’t: ISIS atrocities are genocide
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
A multifaith group of religious freedom advocates this week called on President Obama and U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to declare “that the Islamic State’s actions against religious and ethnic minority populations in the Middle East is... Read more
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WYMT TV News First
WKYT Investigates | School leaders fear new juvenile discipline law will lead to classroom disruptionLEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Massive overhauls are reforming Kentucky’s juvenile jus
WKYT Investigates | School leaders fear new juvenile discipline law will lead to classroom disruption
WYMT TV News First / Posted 23 days ago
LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Massive overhauls are reforming Kentucky’s juvenile justice system. Two new laws went into effect in July that will keep more juveniles in the classroom and out of detention centers. Under one law, school districts will... Read more
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The Atlantic
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights ActIn February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas,
The Lost Promise of the Voting Rights Act
The Atlantic / Posted 24 days ago
In February 1975, Modesto Rodriguez, a 33-year-old farmer from Pearsall, Texas, traveled 1,650 miles to Washington to testify before Congress. Rodriguez wanted Congress to amend the Voting Rights Act (VRA) to cover Texas and Spanish-speaking citizens... Read more
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Deseret News
Two Sudanese pastors could the face the death penalty in final hearingThe Republic of Sudan's government is expected to hold a "final hearing" for tw
Two Sudanese pastors could the face the death penalty in final hearing
Deseret News / Posted 25 days ago
The Republic of Sudan's government is expected to hold a "final hearing" for two Christian pastors Aug. 5, media reports indicate. The case, which might result in death sentences for the pair, is the latest in a series of crackdowns on Christians... Read more
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The Washington Times
Iran’s Hassan Rouhani chided on persecution of religious minoritiesIran’s president, who reached his second anniversary in office Monday, was agai
Iran’s Hassan Rouhani chided on persecution of religious minorities
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
Iran’s president, who reached his second anniversary in office Monday, was again implored to release prisoners of conscience — including an Iranian-American pastor — and improve conditions for freedom of religion. “Two years have passed since... Read more

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