Human Rights

 
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Fleeing hell

Fleeing hell

By Daniel James Devine & Sophia Lee
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North Korea | North Korean defectors are shedding light on dark human rights abuses in their native land—and some are telling of the light they found

How do you solve a problem like North Korea?

By Janie B. Cheaney
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North Korea | As WORLD reported last week, special commission of the UN Human Rights Council has produced a damning report about human rights abuses in North Korea. The…

Blind Chinese activist gets a new beginning

By Jamie Dean & J.C. Derrick
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China | Chen Guangcheng starts a new chapter in the United States with fellowships at three ideologically different organizations

Double jeopardy

By Jamie Dean
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China | Arrested, tortured, and imprisoned in China, activist attorney Chen Guangcheng discovers escape to America can lead to more threats and intimidation

Tar bubbles and terrorism

By Mindy Belz
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Human Rights | Punishing crimes big and small can be life-and-death business

Prayer and politics

By Sophia Lee
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North Korea | A worldview split leads to sharp differences on how to fight oppression in North Korea

Raising awareness

By J.C. Derrick
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Human Rights | Congressmen issue call to action on behalf of prisoners of conscience, including one of WORLD's 2012 Daniels of the Year

Beating the system

By Sophia Lee
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North Korea | For the first North Korean to receive asylum in the United States under a 2004 human-rights law, a life of freedom comes through danger and cost, attended by…

Silence equals death

Silence equals death

By Jamie Dean
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Human Rights | Activists say the downplaying of human rights concerns by the Obama administration has not led to better relations with the world's most violent regimes

Oppressed

By Jamie Dean
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Human Rights | Human Rights Day highlights victims of persistent abuse around the world

Muslim moderate freed

By Mindy Belz
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Human Rights | Egyptian-American activist for free elections and the rights of Christians released, but he faces a new trial; outcome "will be a bellwether" for others in…

 
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