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AMNESTY HOUR.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 12/17/90, Vol. 203 Issue 24, p12-14. 3p.

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Abstract: The article focuses on the debate surrounding the implementation of the Amnesty Law of 1978 in Chile. Under the law, the military junta pardoned itself for all crimes committed up to 1978, thus legally erasing majority of the human rights violations of...

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Ginzburg in Exile.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 5/12/79, Vol. 180 Issue 19, p14-17. 3p.

Abstract: Presents an interview with Soviet human rights advocate Alexander Ginzburg, who went on exile after having spent nine years in Soviet Union prisons. Retention of his human dignity and sense of humor; Banishment and exile as forms of Soviet punishment; ...

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Human Rights at Half-Time.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 4/7/79, Vol. 180 Issue 14, p21-23. 3p.

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Abstract: Presents an analysis of what United States President Jimmy Carter's human rights policy accomplished, for human rights or for United States foreign policy. Declaration that human rights is the soul of American foreign policy; Official American pressure...

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Pitfalls of Morality.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 10/29/77, Vol. 177 Issue 18, p13-15. 3p.

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Abstract: Presents information regarding the issues which cropped up in the European security conference review of Helsinki accords. Issue of human rights between the Soviet Union and the U.S.; Views expressed by the U.S. that if the Soviet Union didn't take Hel...

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UNhelpful.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 4/12/80, Vol. 182 Issue 15, p10-13. 3p.

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Abstract: Focuses on the role of the United Nations (UN) in the politics of Iran. Thanks given by UN Secretary-General, U Thant, to the Shah of Iran for his assistance in conducting the International Conference on Human Rights in Tehran, Iran; Failure of UN offi...

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Confessions of an Erstwhile Child.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 6/15/74, Vol. 170 Issue 24, p11-13. 3p.

Abstract: Presents the author's comment on the rights and liberty of children. Debate over the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) in the U.S. Fear of opponents of ERA that ERA will spell the end of the mother's presumed rights of custody in divorce or separation cases...

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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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REVOLUTION '91.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 6/24/91, Vol. 204 Issue 25, p18-21. 3p. 1 Black and White Photograph.

Abstract: Comments on Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev's attendance in a human rights conference in 1991 honoring the memory of Andrei Sakharov. Key issues of interest; Analysis of pertinent topics and relevant issues; Implications on world politics and intern...

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NOTES ON STONEWALL. (cover story)

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic; 6/13/94, Vol. 210 Issue 24, p24-30, 5p, 1 Black and White Photograph

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Abstract: Discusses the gay rights movement at the Stonewall bar in Greenwich Village. Description of the argument among gay leaders about the planning of Stonewall 25; Practice of Stonewall of indiscriminately linking the movement for gay equal rights with ay l...

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BLACKSTABBERS.

Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): New Republic. 5/29/89, Vol. 200 Issue 22, p16-18. 3p.

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Abstract: Reports on the transformation of environmental issues into civil rights campaign by the Clean Capital City Committee (CCCC) in Washington D.C. Call for refundable deposit on beverage cans and bottles; Job creation in the U.S. recycling industry; Unity ...

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