Human Rights Offer a Platform for Change in New York City

Human Rights Offer a Platform for Change in New York City Written by: JoAnn Kamuf Ward, Caroline Stover, and Douglas Cantwell Date: 12/11/13 News Source: Huffington Post ________ Yesterday was Human Rights Day, the anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.  Around the world December 10th signals recognition of the fundamental idea that all people are

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Pittsburgh becomes CEDAW City

Source: Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pittsburgh City Council approves measure to fight gender bias December 7, 2016 12:17 AM Councilwoman Natalia Rudiak introduced the legislation, which follows the international Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women, or CEDAW. By Adam Smeltz / Pittsburgh Post-Gazette Pittsburgh City Council is putting bias against women under a citywide microscope. With a

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