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Venezuela Raises Iron Hand Against Protesters.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 4/17/2014, Vol. 263 Issue 89, pA12-A12. 1/2p. 1 Color Photograph.

Abstract:The article discusses Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro's deployment of National Guard troops and intelligence agents in an effort to stop the turmoil caused by a protest movement in Caracas, focusing on alleged human rights violations, including the...

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Exposing North Korea.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 2/18/2014, Vol. 263 Issue 39, pA12-A12. 1/4p.

Abstract:The article discusses a February 2014 United Nations (UN) report on human rights in North Korea and Chinese involvement in the country, arguing that the results call for a policy of regime change from the U.S. and its allies.

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Europe Court Probes CIA Sites.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 12/4/2013, Vol. 262 Issue 132, pA10-A10. 1/4p.

Abstract:The article discusses a judicial examination by the European Court of Human Rights in Strasbourg, France regarding the Polish government's alleged responsibility in the mistreatment of two Guantanamo Bay inmates during their detainment in a U.S. Centra...

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Issuing a Streetwise Challenge to Dictators.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 11/14/2013, Vol. 262 Issue 117, pA19-A19. 1/2p.

Abstract:The article focuses on the nonprofit organization Advancing Human Rights which has launched a global initiative, Dissident Squared, to rename streets in front of embassies of authoritarian states and dictatorships after political prisoners. It states t...

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North Korean Horror Show.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 11/5/2013, Vol. 262 Issue 108, pA16-A16. 1/4p.

Abstract:An editorial is presented which discusses alleged human rights violations in North Korea and argues that the United Nations commission that heard the account of the prison survivor Jo Jin-hye should listen to her advice and not send humanitarian aid th...

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The War on Terror, Putin-Style.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 10/21/2013, Vol. 262 Issue 95, pA19-A19. 1/2p.

Abstract:The article argues state-backed lawlessness in Dagestan, Russia violates human rights and undermines the fight against terrorism in the North Caucasus. The unexplained death of businessman Nasir Djavadov who was taken into custody for questioning and r...

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Games Backers Play Up Green.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 11/15/2007, Vol. 250 Issue 116, pB1-B2. 2p.

Abstract:The article details plans made by U.S. Olympics Games corporate sponsors trying to avoid green movement protesters. Activist groups such as Olympic Dream for Darfur are protesting China's support for the Darfur conflict, and the sponsors advertising in...

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Intel Cites Human Rights In EU Fight On Antitrust.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 7/23/2009, Vol. 254 Issue 19, pB1-B2. 2p.

Abstract:The article reports that among arguments being advanced by Intel Corp. to appeal a fine from the European Union (EU) is the contention that the levy violates its human rights by deriving from an administrative body rather than a court. Both Saint-Gobai...

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Russia's Rule of Lawlessnes.

Publication Type:News

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 3/21/2009, Vol. 253 Issue 66, pA1-A6. 2p. 1 Color Photograph, 4 Black and White Photographs.

Abstract:The article discusses murdered Russian attorney Stanislav Markelov. Markelov had made many enemies as a result of his work on behalf of human rights in Russia. Before being slain on a Moscow street he had worked on several high-profile cases including ...

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Hypocrisy Rules.

Publication Type:Review

Source(s):Wall Street Journal - Eastern Edition. 12/17/2014, Vol. 264 Issue 143, pA15-A15. 2/5p. 1 Color Photograph.

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