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‘Racism Is Pervasive’ at Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Report Says

‘Racism Is Pervasive’ at Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Report Says

‘Racism Is Pervasive’ at Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Report Says ‘Racism Is Pervasive’ at Canadian Museum for Human Rights, Report Says TORONTO — Black and Indigenous employees say they were disparaged. Female employees say they were sexually harassed. Guides say their managers instructed them to block off an exhibit on same-sex marriage during tours for religious schools. All this …

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Caitlyn Jenner expresses support for Kanye West saying he is ‘the most kind, loving human being’

Caitlyn Jenner expresses support for Kanye West saying he is ‘the most kind, loving human being’

Caitlyn Jenner expresses support for Kanye West saying he is ‘the most kind, loving human being’ Caitlyn Jenner expresses support for Kanye West saying he is ‘the most kind, loving human being’ Caitlyn Jenner voiced her support for Kanye West amid concerns about the rapper’s recent behaviour and controversial presidential run. The reality star appeared as a guest on Good …

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A Possible Weapon Against the Pandemic: Printing Human Tissue

A Possible Weapon Against the Pandemic: Printing Human Tissue

A Possible Weapon Against the Pandemic: Printing Human Tissue A Possible Weapon Against the Pandemic: Printing Human Tissue This article is part of our continuing Fast Forward series, which examines technological, economic, social and cultural shifts that happen as businesses evolve. As shortages of personal protective equipment persist during the coronavirus pandemic, 3-D printing has helped to alleviate some of …

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US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims

US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims

US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims US hits Chinese companies with sanctions over alleged human rights abuses of Uighur Muslims The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. The Trump administration has imposed trade sanctions on 11 Chinese companies complicit in …

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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies Over Human Rights

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies Over Human Rights

U.S. Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies Over Human Rights U.S. Imposes Sanctions on 11 Chinese Companies Over Human Rights It remains unclear whether the government in Xinjiang ultimately supplied more workers to O-Film. Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment. O-Film could not immediately be reached for comment. Another company on the list, Hefei Bitland Information …

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Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains

Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they'd found human remains

Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains Police called to Tiger King zoo after film crew thought they’d found human remains Police were reportedly called to an Oklahoma zoo formerly owned by Tiger King star Joe Exotic, after a film crew believed they had discovered human remains. According to TMZ, law enforcement arrived …

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Britain, Charting Its Own Course on Human Rights, Imposes New Sanctions

Britain, Charting Its Own Course on Human Rights, Imposes New Sanctions

Britain, Charting Its Own Course on Human Rights, Imposes New Sanctions Britain, Charting Its Own Course on Human Rights, Imposes New Sanctions LONDON — Britain, seeking to carve out a post-Brexit role as a human-rights defender, said on Monday it had blacklisted dozens of people from Russia, Saudi Arabia and Myanmar for abuses ranging from a carefully-plotted execution to jailhouse …

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Turkey Convicts Human Rights Activists on Terror Charges

Turkey Convicts Human Rights Activists on Terror Charges

Turkey Convicts Human Rights Activists on Terror Charges Turkey Convicts Human Rights Activists on Terror Charges A Turkish court on Friday convicted four human rights activists of terrorism charges, including two former leaders of Amnesty International, as part of a broader crackdown on opposition voices in the country. One defendant, Taner Kilic, who once led Amnesty Turkey, a top human …

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House Passes Uighur Human Rights Bill, Prodding Trump to Punish China

House Passes Uighur Human Rights Bill, Prodding Trump to Punish China

House Passes Uighur Human Rights Bill, Prodding Trump to Punish China House Passes Uighur Human Rights Bill, Prodding Trump to Punish China WASHINGTON — The House voted overwhelmingly on Wednesday to pass a measure that would punish top Chinese officials for detaining more than one million Muslims in internment camps, sending President Trump a bill intended to force him to …

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NASA head of human spaceflight resigns week before SpaceX launch because of ‘mistake’

NASA head of human spaceflight resigns week before SpaceX launch because of 'mistake'

NASA head of human spaceflight resigns week before SpaceX launch because of ‘mistake’ NASA head of human spaceflight resigns week before SpaceX launch because of ‘mistake’ The head of NASA‘s human space flight resigned a week before the first manned launch on US soil in almost a decade, citing a “mistake” reported to be over the rush to land on …

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