India needs equal rights for all | IN 60 SECONDS
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India needs equal rights for all | IN 60 SECONDS

Are minority rights in India are under threat? In a country known for pluralism, India’s secularists face their biggest challenge yet. Vigilante attacks on Muslims have shocked many Indians. A firebrand Hindu cleric with a thuggish private militia now runs India’s largest state. On social media and TV, Hindu culture warriors promote hardline identity politics. […]

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What is a human rights treaty body?
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What is a human rights treaty body?

What is it? What is a Human Rights Treaty Body? The most basic minimum human rights standards have been discussed and written down by countries. Countries have agreed to follow them, and these have become international law. Countries must ensure people can enjoy the human rights they have been promised. How does it work? Under […]

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President Obama Town Hall on Credit Cards
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President Obama Town Hall on Credit Cards

(applause and cheering) The President: Hello! Hello, New Mexico. Thank you so much. Thank you. Thank you very much, everybody. Please, have a seat. Have a seat. Thank you so much. What a wonderful welcome. It’s good to be back in New Mexico. (applause) It’s always nice to get out of Washington for a while […]

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Domestic Workers Rights Rally – Carla Wara
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Domestic Workers Rights Rally – Carla Wara

Carla: Vengo de Bolivia con mi mama que trabajamos con una señora politica. Translator: Good afternoon, my name is Carla. I’m from Bolivia and my mother and her friend are working with some of the diplomats here in Washington D.C. Carla: El camino dificil. Por cada monte que eh tenido que escalar, por cada piedra […]

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