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· November, 2011

Stories about Human Rights from November, 2011

30 November 2011

Malaysia: Netizens React to ‘Peaceful Assembly Bill’

The Malaysian Parliament has approved the Peaceful Assembly Bill which gives police broad powers to control and even ban street assemblies and protests. Activists described the measure as an attack...

Russia: Creators of Election Violation Map Come Under Attack

RuNet Echo

With a week to go until Russia's parliamentary elections, the Golos election monitoring association has been experiencing unprecedented pressure, including a break-in by a television team, accusatory articles in major...

Cambodia: Law on Prison Labor

Cuba: Under “Survey-lance”

Bermuda: Public Debate about Crime Reduction Methods?

China: New Tactics to Rally Around Blind Activist Lawyer

Ukraine: Update on Jailed Ex-PM Yulia Tymoshenko; Donetsk Protests

26 November 2011

Video: Plural+ 2011 Awards Young Filmmakers

Youth from around the globe were awarded in New York for their thought-provoking short films showing their proposals for making society more peaceful and multicultural by addressing the topics of...

Russia: “Anti-Gay” Bill Postponed Till Nov. 30

25 November 2011

Russia: Siberian Light's This Week in Russia Blogs #1

Mexico: Massive Civil Lawsuit at ICC Seeks Drug War Justice

23,000 Mexican citizens have asked the International Criminal Court to investigate heads of drug cartels, President Felipe Calderón and other top officials for crimes against civilians in Mexico's ongoing Drug...

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