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Deepening Divide.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 6/13/2011, Vol. 177 Issue 24, p24-27, 4p, 10 Color Photographs

Abstract: The article discusses pro-democracy protests against Syrian President Bashar Assad and suggests that they were inspired by 2011 protests in Egypt and Tunisia. While Assad's regime has suggested that the protests are the result of an Islamist uprising, ...

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Business first, freedom second.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 11/21/1994, Vol. 144 Issue 21, p78. 3p. 3 Color Photographs.

Abstract: Says that President Bill Clinton's trip to Indonesia underscores how he--and United States firms--will try to balance trade and human rights. Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation group; Pressure on the White House and corporations by US human-rights grou...

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Economic Inequality Through King's Eyes.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 3/2/2020, Vol. 195 Issue 7/8, p65-65, 1p

Abstract: The article discusses civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr.'s views on economic inequality. Topics covered include King's speech at a March 1968 rally in Memphis, Tennessee, in which he sought an economic bill of rights for poor white, black and...

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Thomas Jefferson's Revolutionary Words.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 3/2/2020, Vol. 195 Issue 7/8, p46-46, 1p

Abstract: The article discusses U.S. President Thomas Jefferson's vision of equality. Topics covered include the ideas expressed by Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence, how his words have moved African Americans to fight for their equal humanity, and hi...

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Shirin Ebadi.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine. 3/28/2016, Vol. 187 Issue 11, p76-76. 1p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract: The article presents an interview with Iranian human-rights lawyer Shirin Ebadi who discusses various topics including her memoir "Until We Are Free: My Fight for Human Rights in Iran." According to the article, Ebadi and her loved ones have been haras...

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Russia's Long War.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/16/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 7, p30-35, 6p, 6 Color Photographs

Abstract: The article discusses politics and government and ethnic relations in Russia, focusing on terrorism prevention and efforts to eliminate an ongoing insurgency in areas of the Caucasus region. Harsh tactics and disregard for human rights of Russia's arme...

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Afghan Women And the Return of The Taliban. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/9/2010, Vol. 176 Issue 6, p20-28, 9p, 6 Color Photographs

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Abstract: The article examines the situation of women in Afghanistan and the Afghan War. The case of a young woman who was mutilated by Taliban members for leaving an abusive husband is presented as an example of the perilous status of women's rights and human r...

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Playing The Rebel Game.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 6/14/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 23, p88-94, 6p, 4 Color Photographs

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Abstract: The article discusses the role soccer has played in South African politics and society. In the 1960's South Africa's Robben Island served as a prison during the nation's long period of apartheid and the prison soccer field became a symbol of the strugg...

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The Afghan Age Divide.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): TIME Magazine; 8/24/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 7, p36-39, 4p

Abstract: The article discusses political advocacy in Afghanistan among its younger citizens who are said to want greater influence in managing the country. It discusses community organizer Muhammad Shafiq Popal who leads the Afghanistan Youth National and Socia...

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