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Source(s):New Republic. 7/19/93-7/26/93, Vol. 209 Issue 3/4, p13-16. 3p.
- Weisberg, Jacob
Abstract:Reports that members of the United States delegation to the United Nations Vienna Conference on Human Rights made a return to Foggy Bottom, having negotiated the first international agreement of the administration of U.S. President Bill Clinton. Presid...
Source(s):New Republic; 2/3/86, Vol. 194 Issue 5, p22-27, 5p, 1 Cartoon or Caricature
- Branch, Taylor
Abstract:Focuses on the commemoration of the birthday of U.S. black civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr. Comparison of the enshrinement legislation on holidays named after national leaders in the country; Controversies surrounding the enactment of the Ma...
Source(s):New Republic. 1/7/67, Vol. 156 Issue 1, p16-18. 3p.
- Kopkind, Andrew
Abstract:Highlights the efforts of the Student Nonviolent Coordination Committee (SNCC) to promote human rights of African Americans in the U.S. as of January 1967. Success of SNCC in developing a new culture of being African Americans; Factors which deter the...
Source(s):New Republic; 2/3/86, Vol. 194 Issue 5, p29-33, 5p
- C. vann Woodward
Abstract:Focuses on the book "The Strange career of Jim Crow." Information that the book originated as a series of lectures the author gave at the invitation of the University of Virginia; Comments on the Brown decision that appeared to remove the constitutiona...
Source(s):New Republic; 1/20/86, Vol. 194 Issue 3, p11-14, 4p
- Barnes, Fred
Abstract:Focuses on the indifference of some human rights groups to the testimony made by Nicaraguan political refugee Jose Baldizon Aviles regarding human rights abuses in the Honduras. Information on murders of peasants and prisoners by Nicaraguan government ...
Source(s):New Republic; 9/19/83-9/26/83, Vol. 189 Issue 12/13, p7-12, 6p
Abstract:Discusses the history of the Afro-American civil rights movement. Significance of the 1963 March to Washington in the protest against racial discrimination in the U.S.; Reasons for the outpouring of humanity during the march; Inspiration provided by Ma...
Source(s):New Republic. 2/25/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 7, p37-41. 5p.
- Sunstein, Cass R.
Abstract:Reviews the book "A World Made New: Eleanor Roosevelt and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights," by Mary Ann Glendon.
Source(s):New Republic; 6/28/80, Vol. 182 Issue 26, p9-12, 4p, 1 Black and White Photograph
- Alter, Jonathan
Abstract:Focuses on Republican politician Orrin G. Hatch from Utah. Information about the people from whom Hatch draws inspiration; Details of the political career of Hatch; Information about supporters of Hatch; Criticism of Hatch by U.S. Senate Budget Committ...