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Human Rights Payoff?

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 1/28/78, Vol. 178 Issue 4, p17-19, 3p

Abstract: Focuses on the improvement in the human rights and political situations in Nicaragua. Negative impact of the assassination of opposition leader Pedro Joaquin Chamorro on the human rights movement; Chamorro's criticism against General Anastasio Somoza D...

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Rights and Reagan.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 11/29/80, Vol. 183 Issue 22, p5-8, 3p

Abstract: Comments on U.S. President-elect Ronald Reagan's stand on the issue of human rights with regards to the military dictatorships in Latin America. Discussion of former President Jimmy Carter's human rights policies; Reagan's plan to cut off financial aid...

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THE OLD NEW THING.

Publication Type: Review

Source(s): New Republic; 11/11/2010, Vol. 241 Issue 18, p35-39, 5p

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Abstract: The article reviews the book "The Last Utopia: Human Rights in History," by Samuel Moyn.

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Wrong on Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 3/28/81, Vol. 184 Issue 13, p13-14, 2p

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Abstract: Discusses relationship between American self-interest and human rights. Report on official repression in countries like Brazil and South Africa; Objections to both national security and human rights; Submission of annual reports on conditions world-wid...

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On Human Dignity.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 1/28/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 3, p23-26, 4p

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Abstract: Focuses on the letter in response to an appreciate letter from George Kennan about the essay "Political Ideas in the Twentieth Century" which appeared in the mid century issue of the journal "Foreign Affairs" in 1950. Discussion of the Soviet regime du...

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Force Full.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 3/3/2003, Vol. 228 Issue 8, p28, 4p

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Abstract: Liberals are torn by the dual impulses of protecting human rights on the one hand and restraining U.S. hegemony on the other. The question in 2003, in light of the impending war in Iraq, is whether the United States is structurally capable of using it...

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The Right-to-Life Split.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 3/21/81, Vol. 184 Issue 12, p7-9, 3p

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Abstract: Provides insights on the debate over right-to-life issues in the U.S. National Right to Life Committee J.C. Willke's championing of the right-to-life cause; Belief by right-to-life advocates on the humanhood of the unborn; Provisions of a joint resolut...

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The Plot Against Human Rights.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 12/8/78, Vol. 179 Issue 24, p11-12, 2p

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Abstract: Describes efforts in Washington, D.C. to dilute or destroy United States President Jimmy Carter's human rights policies in Latin America, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. Question of human rights in the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe; Carter's refus...

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HARD GOING FOR HUMAN RIGHTS.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 8/27/51, Vol. 125 Issue 9, p10-11, 2p

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Abstract: The article focuses on the tough problems with which the Economic and Social Council of the UN will have to come to grips and it also dictates what to do with the project for an international Bill of Rights prepared by the Human Rights Commission, long...

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The Right-to-Work Fad.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 1/7/78, Vol. 178 Issue 1, p20-23, 4p

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Abstract: Focuses on the advertising campaign launched by the National Right To Work Legal Defense Foundation, a Springfield, Virginia-based nonprofit organization promoting the concept of the open shop where employers are free to hire anyone they please and no ...

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