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, by Pambazuka

South Africa: From rights to commons

While the achievement of universal ontological rights in South Africa has been a marvellous step forward, writes Jason Hickel, the paradigm of a rights-based revolution is seriously and fundamentally flawed, and cannot serve the ends that South Africa intends it to. Cautioning that the state (...)

, by IPS

State of the World’s Indigenous Peoples: New UN Report

Millions of people around the world who belong to indigenous communities continue to face discrimination and abuse at the hands of authorities and private business concerns, says a new U.N. report.
It is happening not only in the developing parts of the world but also in countries such as the (...)

, par Migreurop

Violences, racisme et mensonges de Rosarno à Bari

Migreurop publie un rapport suite à la mission d’observation réalisée le 15 janvier 2010

A la suite des graves événements qui se sont déroulés les 7 et 8 janvier 2010 à Rosarno (sud de l’Italie), où des travailleurs migrants ont été victimes de violences et d’agressions racistes, et dans le cadre de sa campagne « Pour un droit de Regard dans les lieux d’enfermement », Migreurop a organisé une (...)

, por GALEANO Eduardo

Os pecados do Haiti

Agência Carta Maior

A história do assédio contra o Haiti, que nos nossos dias tem dimensões de tragédia, é também uma história do racismo na civilização ocidental. Em 1803 os negros do Haiti deram uma tremenda sova nas tropas de Napoleão Bonaparte e a Europa jamais perdoou esta humilhação infligida à raça branca. O Haiti (...)

Lessons from Copenhagen: A Selection

The blame game Martin Khor, Blame Denmark, not China, for Copenhagen failure, The Guardian: The decision to override the multilateral process and hold a secret meeting of select nations ruined any chance of success Mark Lynas (British, adviser to the Maldives delegation), How do I know China (...)

, por Carta Maior

Madalena, o teatro das oprimidas

por Ney Motta

O Centro de Teatro do Oprimido realiza no Brasil, Guiné-Bissau e Moçambique, países da África lusófona, de janeiro a maio de 2010, o Laboratório Madalena. Trata-se de uma experiência cênica voltada exclusivamente para mulheres empenhadas em investigar as especificidades das opressões enfrentadas pelas (...)

, par Collectif Ethique sur l'étiquette

Cash ! Pratiques d’approvisionnement de la Grande distribution et Conditions de travail dans l’industrie de l’habillement

Le présent document est un rapport sur les enseignes de la grande distribution – souvent appelées supermarchés ou grandes surfaces – comme Walmart, Tesco, Carrefour, Lidl et Aldi. La caractéristique de ces distributeurs est leur taille : leur impact mondial et leur énorme part de marché dans de (...)

, by Miller McCune

The Revolution Will Be Mapped

GIS mapping technology is helping underprivileged communities get better services — from education and transportation to health care and law enforcement — by showing exactly what discrimination looks like. Read more

, by India together

Abortion law’s grey zone: retarded mothers

In India, a disabled girl-child is usually at the receiving end of a lot of contempt and neglect. Women with disabilities have been consistently denied their rights. In a landmark decision, the Supreme Court (SC) of India recently allowed a 19-year-old mentally challenged orphan girl to carry (...)

, by Down to earth , NARAIN Sunita

Not learning from Bhopal

It is 25 years of the Bhopal gas disaster—the night when chemicals spewed out of the Union Carbide factory to kill and maim thousands over generations. The question is if we have learnt from the disaster—learnt how to handle chemical accidents; to dispose of industrial toxic waste; to manage (...)

, par Basta !

Catastrophe de Bhopal : 25 ans d’impunité

Par Agnès Rousseaux

La catastrophe de Bhopal, en Inde, c’était en décembre 1984 : plusieurs milliers de morts, un demi million de personnes empoisonnées par une fuite de produits toxiques dans une usine de pesticides. Le PDG de l’entreprise court toujours, après un quart de siècle de procédures, de compromissions et de (...)

, por Brasil de Fato

A voz rural contra o regime do Apartheid

por Ana Maria Amorim

Pelos cantos da África do Sul, a forte história de intolerância racial ainda agoniza. Andando pela cosmopolitana Cidade do Cabo, capital do país, percebe-se que as contradições se afloram a cada curva da rua. Entre os bairros milionários, encravados nas praias azuis, a arquitetura remete às fotos das (...)

, by India together

Starvation deaths continue, as officials demur

Twenty two per cent of Orissa’s population are tribals, and another 16 per cent are dalits, both highly vulnerable communities. Therefore, proper mapping of BPL (Below Poverty Line) families is important, as it serves as the lifeline for many. But the BPL politics at the central level is skewed, (...)

, by Frontline

Seeking identity

Interview with Priya Babu, transgender activist.

PRIYA BABU has been working for the welfare of transsexuals as the leader of the Tamil Nadu Aravanigal Association and the managing trustee of the Social Integration and Development for Aravanis Foundation (SIDA). She hit the headlines five years ago when she filed a writ petition in the Madras (...)

Le massacre et les viols perpétrés dans un stade de Conakry constituent vraisemblablement des crimes contre l’humanité

Human Rights Watch - http://www.hrw.org/

Le meurtre et le viol par les forces de sécurité guinéennes de centaines de sympathisants de l’opposition le 28 septembre 2009 peuvent vraisemblablement être considérés comme des crimes contre l’humanité, affirme Human Rights Watch dans un rapport détaillé publié aujourd’hui. Il est essentiel que les (...)

, por ALAI

Intolerancia

Por Teodoro Rentería Arróyave

Aprobada por la Asamblea Legislativa del Distrito Federal la norma que legaliza los matrimonios entre personas del mismo sexo con derecho a la adopción, con la que se colocó en la línea de los parlamentos vanguardistas del mundo en el renglón del respeto a los derechos humanos, como era de (...)