16 March 2015

Stories from 16 March 2015

The Butterfly Effects of Panamanian Social Media

  16 March 2015

Venezuelan immigrant Rita García answered a lawmaker's reactionary speech with a controversial tirade against Panamanians, comparing them to "monkeys" and saying they're incapable of respecting foreign cultures.

Open Letter Asks UN Human Rights Council to Probe Abuses in Vietnam

  16 March 2015

An open letter signed by 27 groups and 163 individuals is asking the United Nations Human Rights Council to probe the human rights abuses committed by the Vietnamese government. The signatories are also demanding the removal of Vietnam's membership in the UN human rights body. We urge member states to...

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