Category Archives: Human Rights

Rosa Parks Honored With a Barbie Doll on Women’s Equality Day — TIME

Civil rights activist Rosa Parks is being honored with her own Barbie doll. The toy company Mattel unveiled the new doll for Women’s Equality Day on August 26 as part of a range dedicated to celebrating inspiring women. Parks became … Continue reading

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Freedom of expression

The Irish Constitution was enacted in 1937 and for the first time certain fundamental rights were set out in writing. The fundamental rights in the Constitution are generally set out in Articles 40-44 and cover such areas as: equality of … Continue reading

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Disturbing – HSE Failed Our Vulnerable Citizens!

Title: Ministers recommend Commission of Investigation into foster home allegations Author: RTE News Full Text & Source:http://www.rte.ie/news/2016/0201/764399-iasw-abuse-allegations/ The Internet, Online, 19/07/2016 Sample Text: Two ministers are recommending that the next government establish a statutory Commission of Investigation into events in a … Continue reading

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Peace On Earth

Earth Song “Peace is a daily, a weekly, a monthly process, gradually changing opinions, slowly eroding old barriers, quietly building new structures.” John F. Kennedy “If you want to make peace with your enemy, you have to work with your … Continue reading

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Syrian Refugees

Title: Syrian Refugees Author: The Migration Policy Centre at the European University Institute in Florence, Italy Full Text & Source: http://syrianrefugees.eu/ The Internet, Online, 26/9/2015 Sample Text: An estimated 9 million Syrians have fled their homes since the outbreak of … Continue reading

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The European Refugee Crisis and Syria Explained

Title: The European Refugee Crisis and Syria Explained Author: Design Made In Germany Full Text & Source: http://www.designmadeingermany.de/2015/91231/ The Internet, Online, 26/9/2015

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Managing the refugee crisis: Immediate operational, budgetary and legal measures under the European Agenda on Migration

Title: Managing the refugee crisis: Immediate operational, budgetary and legal measures under the European Agenda on Migration Author: European Commission Full Text & Source: http://europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-15-5700_en.htm The Internet, Online, 23/9/2015 Sample Text: European Commission – Press release Managing the refugee crisis: … Continue reading

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