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New Now Next
A Month Later, The Military's Transgender Ban Is Still Up In The AirAsk, Don’t Tell’ for transgender troops would waste money, disrupt the forces,
New Now Next / Posted 37 minutes ago
Ask, Don’t Tell’ for transgender troops would waste money, disrupt the forces, and lead to years of litigation.” The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights urged Donald Trump to reverse his position, stating, “If implemented, the ban would further... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
President 'caused racists to rejoice,' Romney sayslike Turnaround Arts, which aims to improve academic performance and increase s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
like Turnaround Arts, which aims to improve academic performance and increase student engagement through the arts. The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, meanwhile, met Friday to discuss a range of issues, resulting in a flurry of public... Read more
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The Hill
Civil rights watchdog condemns Trump's transgender troops banThe U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued a statement Friday condemning Presid
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights issued a statement Friday condemning President Trump’s surprise decision to ban transgender people from serving in the military. “The President’s mere announcement of a ban on transgender military service harms... Read more
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The Christian Post
Top 5 Worst Countries With Blasphemy Laws Ranked by USCIRF, One Christian Nation Listed at No. 7 The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has issued a report on
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has issued a report on blasphemy laws around the world, with the top five worst-scoring nations... Read more
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ABC News
Trump makes civil rights-related appointment to Dept. of Homeland Securityattorney general for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Quinn has also served on th
ABC News / Posted 6 days ago
attorney general for the Commonwealth of Virginia. Quinn has also served on the Virginia State advisory committee for the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. She also served as Virginia’s chief State election official, the United States elections... Read more
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The Washington Times
ISIS guilty of ‘genocide’ against Christians, religious minorities: U.S. reportIran, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekista
The Washington Times / Posted 7 days ago
Iran, North Korea, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, and Uzbekistan. Following the recommendation of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom to appoint an international religious freedom ambassador, President Trump... Read more
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Philly.com
Excavating the hidden history of Indian children who died in CarlisleMcCleave, head of a national coalition that advocates for those who suffered at
Philly.com / Posted 11 days ago
McCleave, head of a national coalition that advocates for those who suffered at boarding schools, said formation of a U.S. commission remains far off for one big reason: the conflicting narratives over the creation of the United States — one... Read more
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The Hill
What Congress can do about extremism in Saudi textbooksis why Congress must pass legislation to monitor how effectively the kingdom ad
The Hill / Posted 11 days ago
is why Congress must pass legislation to monitor how effectively the kingdom addresses this issue moving forward. The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom calls for the executive branch to “undertake and make public an annual... Read more
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Bizjournals
Archer Western, Granite to build new South Capitol Street bridge in D.C.river, has been radically changed from earlier versions, which called for a mor
Bizjournals / Posted 11 days ago
river, has been radically changed from earlier versions, which called for a more understated classical arch. In 2013, the U.S. Commission of Fine Arts criticized the proposed design as “little advanced from the nearby uninspired highway bridges... Read more
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NBC News
Has it ever been this bad with North Korea? Yes, actuallyNorth Koreans] are in a never ending state of war with the United States," Stev
NBC News / Posted 12 days ago
North Koreans] are in a never ending state of war with the United States," Steven Weber, a former consultant to the U.S. Commission on National Security, told NBC News. But now there's something new added to the volatile mix and making... Read more
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FOX News
Cal Thomas: An immigration plan that's finally based on common senseStudies has done, of a similar plan proposed in the mid-’90s by Rep. Barbara Jo
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
Studies has done, of a similar plan proposed in the mid-’90s by Rep. Barbara Jordan (D-Texas), who as chair of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform, advocated for increased restrictions on immigration. Her effort was squashed by a... Read more
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FOX News
Millions of gallons of Mexican waste threaten US Border Patrol agentsnot aggressively addressing the continuing environmental pollution and health h
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
not aggressively addressing the continuing environmental pollution and health hazards. The organization is an independent U.S. commission directed by the State Department that oversees management of the river. Because it oversees sanitation,... Read more
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FOX News
Is Google's 'Don't Be Evil' motto still relevant?HR. Thx in advance, A dad," Gail Heriot, a law professor at the University of
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
HR. Thx in advance, A dad," Gail Heriot, a law professor at the University of San Diego and an independent member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights, is also disappointed in Google’s action. "It's particularly troubling to see this coming... Read more
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FOX News
Millions of gallons of Mexican waste threaten U.S. Border Patrol agentsnot aggressively addressing the continuing environmental pollution and health h
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
not aggressively addressing the continuing environmental pollution and health hazards. The organization is an independent U.S. commission directed by the State Department that oversees management of the river. Because it oversees sanitation,... Read more
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The Washington Times
Immigration bill will reward those ready to contributeStudies has done, of a similar plan proposed in the mid-‘90s by Rep. Barbara Jo
The Washington Times / Posted 14 days ago
Studies has done, of a similar plan proposed in the mid-‘90s by Rep. Barbara Jordan, Texas Democrat, who as chair of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform, advocated for increased restrictions on immigration. Her effort was squashed by a... Read more
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Fortune
Does the GOP Forget What Happened When America Rejected Jews From Nazi Germany?under which immigrants are admitted to the U.S. Some supporters of the bill ha
Fortune / Posted 18 days ago
under which immigrants are admitted to the U.S. Some supporters of the bill have cited the recommendations of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform—often called the Jordan Commission after Barbara Jordan, its chair—as justification for... Read more
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Al.com
Sessions' attack on affirmative action rallies Trump's baseinto." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for E
Al.com / Posted 19 days ago
into." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for Equal Opportunity and the former head of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights under President Ronald Reagan, called opposition to race-based affirmative action "a... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Sessions' move to take on affirmative action energizes Trump's baseinto." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for E
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
into." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for Equal Opportunity and the former head of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights under President Ronald Reagan, called opposition to race-based affirmative action "a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sessions' move to take on affirmative action energizes Trump's baseinto." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for E
Chicago Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
into." Linda Chavez, the founder and chairman of the conservative Center for Equal Opportunity and the former head of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights under President Ronald Reagan, called opposition to race-based affirmative action "a... Read more
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Salon.com
Conservatives target Ben Carson: Why is the HUD secretary, once a right-wing darling, under attack?Rescission is the only sensible solution,” the conservative National Review rec
Salon.com / Posted 21 days ago
Rescission is the only sensible solution,” the conservative National Review recently argued. A Republican member of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights also wrote a letter to Carson calling for the rescission of the rule. In his own 2015... Read more
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The Forward
8 Jewish Lesbians Who Should Run For Officeand Equal Opportunity and as Senior Advisor to the HUD secretary. Under Preside
The Forward / Posted 21 days ago
and Equal Opportunity and as Senior Advisor to the HUD secretary. Under President Obama, she was Commissioner of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights. Achtenberg published in 1985(!) the book “Sexual Orientation and the Law.” With gay rights... Read more
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Deseret News
What does the international religious freedom ambassador do?only be made if there's someone in place to direct them, said Katrina Lantos Sw
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
only be made if there's someone in place to direct them, said Katrina Lantos Swett, who previously served as chair of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom. "All government work seems like you're drinking water out of a fire... Read more
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The Christian Post
State Dept. Refutes Claim That Obama Officials Are Removing ISIS' Genocide of Christians From Documentsbelieves that that was genocide." Human rights activist Nina Shea, former comm
The Christian Post / Posted 24 days ago
believes that that was genocide." Human rights activist Nina Shea, former commissioner on the congressionally-mandated U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, told the Beacon that Richard Visek, the State Department's Acting Legal... Read more
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New Kerala
July 2017 Activities, Briefings, and Reports: State Advisory Committees of the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights - newkerala news #258431WASHINGTON, July 28, 2017 : The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announces July
New Kerala / Posted 24 days ago
WASHINGTON, July 28, 2017 : The U.S. Commission on Civil Rights announces July activities of our Advisory Committees. Our Committees play an important role in civil rights advocacy at state and local levels. At our Commissioners' July 14 business... Read more
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The Christian Post
ISIS' 'Genocide' of Christians References Removed From State Dept. DocumentsDepartment documents. Nina Shea, a respected human rights activist and former
The Christian Post / Posted 26 days ago
Department documents. Nina Shea, a respected human rights activist and former commissioner on the congressionally-mandated U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, was quoted as telling the Beacon that Richard Visek, the State... Read more
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FOX News
State Department lawyers removing references to ISIS 'genocide' against Christians, other religious minoritiesfor a minute it's a bureaucratic decision—it's ideological," said Shea, who als
FOX News / Posted 28 days ago
for a minute it's a bureaucratic decision—it's ideological," said Shea, who also spent 12 years as a commissioner on the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, or CIRF, from 1999 to 2012. A State Department spokesman on Monday said... Read more
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Breitbart
Leaders Push Senate to Pass Bill to Protect Mid-East ChristiansFreedom Act of 1998. That law created a U.S. Ambassador at Large for Internatio
Breitbart / Posted 30 days ago
Freedom Act of 1998. That law created a U.S. Ambassador at Large for International Religious Freedom, established the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, and assigned a Special Adviser on International Religious Freedom in the... Read more
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Op-Ed News
The politics of Textbook Jihadthe curriculum. The GCC includes Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and
Op-Ed News / Posted 1 months ago
the curriculum. The GCC includes Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates. Tellingly, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom, in its annual report of 2017 recommended that Saudi Arabia should make... Read more
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New Kerala
Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S. Commission Hearing on Global Threats Posed by Illicit Tobacco - newkerala news #255706Home » News » Business World » Philip Morris International General Counsel Give
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Home » News » Business World » Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S. Commission Hearing on Global Threats Posed by Illicit Tobacco Philip Morris International General Counsel Gives Expert Testimony at U.S.... Read more

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