Monthly Archives: January 2013

Mexican cult accused of kidnapping, forced labor

Below is an article written by CNN about a cult in Mexico accused of kidnapping and forced labor. Mexican cult accused of forced labor By Rafael Romo and Nick Parker, CNN (CNN) — A cult operating in Mexico, along the … Continue reading

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A close look at Kathryn Bigelow

Below is an article from  Times magazine written by Jessica Winter, depicting the artistic vision Kathryn Bigelow has put into works such as The Hurt Locker and, more recently, Zero Dark Thirty. It is an in depth and well written … Continue reading

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Stand up. Be a voice of change.

Human rights should be a top priority for all people in the world as they are rights that every human deserves, but not all receive. Any one person in a minority group is subject to human rights discrimination. Women are … Continue reading

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Fake drugs plague streets of East Africa

Below is an article written by the Washington Post about fake drugs plaguing the streets of Africa, with many choosing to take those drugs or traditional healers over real, modern medicine because the latter is expensive and takes a longer … Continue reading

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Italy often returns asylum seekers

Below is an article written in the New York Times about the Human Rights Watch report detailing Italy’s failure to follow international standards on how to treat asylum seekers and unaccompanied migrant children. Italy Often Turns Back Asylum Seekers Arriving … Continue reading

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19 year old kidnapping case solved with help of social security card

One set of parents feel like they have “won the lottery” as their son, who was abducted by his grandparents about 19 years ago, was found after the stepfather provided the police with the boy’s social security card. Below is … Continue reading

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