All posts tagged "Human rights"
U.S. appeals court says Title VII covers discrimination based on sexual orientation
Ruling goes against court brief filed by the Trump administration
- Posted February 26, 2018
Making Ivanka Trump shoes: Long hours, low pay and abuse
Exploited workers exposed to physical and verbal abuse
- Posted June 28, 2017
AP sources: US to say China among worst on human trafficking
To be categorized among N. Korea, Zimbabwe, and Syria
- Posted June 26, 2017
China won’t free men who investigated Ivanka Trump supplier
Family member and lawyer were interrogated and told not to speak to foreign press
- Posted June 6, 2017
Trump avoids pointing to Saudis’ human rights failings
The U.S. president declared that "we are not here to tell other people how to live"
- Posted May 22, 2017
Legacy of Roe v. Wade endures after death of woman who sued
Norma McCrovey took on a legal challenge that ended in the landmark ruling that legalized abortion nationwide
- Posted February 18, 2017
EU, Cuba sign cooperation pact, vow Trump will not hurt ties
BRUSSELS — The European Union and Cuba signed a first-ever agreement on closer ties on Monday, and vowed that the arrival in office of U.S. president-elect Donald Trump would not impact on their future relations. “This is...
- Posted December 12, 2016
Justice Secretary expects successor to uphold human rights
Wanda Vázquez was the governor-elect's choice to preside the public agency
- Posted December 1, 2016
Greece gets bailout inspection as unions raise rights claim
ATHENS, Greece – Bailout inspectors have returned to Athens for talks on more proposed austerity measures and reforms, while the country’s largest labor union made an international complaint against Greece, describing changes in the job market as...
- Posted October 21, 2016
Cuba rejects Trump’s call for negotiations on human rights
HAVANA — A top Cuban diplomat on Wednesday rejected Donald Trump’s threat to undo detente with Cuba unless the single-party government meets the Republican presidential candidate’s demands. Trump said in Miami this month that he would reverse...
- Posted September 28, 2016