Map. History of Human Rights conflict

26 Kan 2018
Former Conyers staffer Melanie Sloan: There needs to be a process by which members of Congress are held accountable for their conduct.5 måned siden
Former Conyers staffer Melanie Sloan: "There needs to be a process by which members of Congress are held accountable for their conduct."
Franken: "To all of you, I just want to again say I am sorry. I know there are no magic words that I can say to regain your trust and I know that's going to take time."
.@SenFranken: This has been a shock and it's been extremely humbling.5 måned siden
[email protected]: "This has been a shock and it's been extremely humbling."
Sen. Franken: [Regarding] the kiss at the rehearsal, we were rehearsing for a skit, I said that I recall that differently from Leeann. I feel that you have to respect women's experience. So, I apologized to her and I meant it.5 måned siden
Sen. Franken: "[Regarding] the kiss at the rehearsal, we were rehearsing for a skit, I said that I recall that differently from Leeann. I feel that you have to respect women's experience. So, I apologized to her and I meant it."
Franken ended his statement by saying he was "embarrassed and ashamed"
.@SenFranken: There are some women who feel that I have done something disrespectful and that's hurt them and for that I am tremendously sorry.5 måned siden
[email protected]: "There are some women who feel that I have done something disrespectful and that's hurt them and for that I am tremendously sorry."
@alfranken: "I'm going to try to learn from my mistakes."
“I've been doing a lot of reflecting. I want to be someone who adds something to this conversation. And I hope I can do that." — Al Franken
Franken says he doesn't remember doing anything wrong in photo sessions as a Senator
“I take a lot of pictures. Thousands of pictures, tens of thousands of people," Senator Al Franken says. “So those are instances that I do not remember."
California Democratic Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra of Los Angeles resigns amid sexual misconduct allegations
US: Syria poses threat to global chemical weapons ban
5 måned siden
UN to hold a special session on crimes committed against Myanmar's Rohingya minority on December 5, sources say
Representative of Georgia's human rights ombudsman met with suspected militant detained during IsaniSiege. He denies terrorism charges but admits possession of firearm. He also claims that he only knows one person from those targeted in anti-terrorist operation.5 måned siden
Representative of Georgia's human rights ombudsman met with suspected militant detained during IsaniSiege. He denies terrorism charges but admits possession of firearm. He also claims that he only knows one person from those targeted in anti-terrorist operation.
Latest updates on Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh @AFP
6 måned siden
A jury has awarded a transgender woman more than $1,000,000 after finding Southeastern Oklahoma State University wrongfully denied her tenure.
6 måned siden
New Star Tribune interview with Al Franken: “I'm embarrassed and ashamed. I've let a lot of people down and I'm hoping I can make it up to them and gradually regain their trust."
6 måned siden
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan says violence against women is a "betrayal to humanity” and "whoever is involved in this betrayal should be punished"
6 måned siden
@SenGillibrand: Here’s how we make change: Put more women in leadership, from the U.S. military, to boardrooms, to Congress.
More than 40 dead victims of airstrikes targeting a gathering of displaced families at their IDP Camp in the outskirts of al-Shafa town earlier today. Eastern DeirEzzor countryside
6 måned siden
Nancy Pelosi says Rep. John Conyers "is an icon in our country," but she refused to criticize the Michigan Democrat who has been accused of sexual harassment
@NancyPelosi: Zero tolerance means consequences. I have asked for an ethics investigation, and as that investigation continues, @RepJohnConyers has agreed to step aside as Ranking Member. No matter how great an individual’s legacy, it is not a license for harassment.6 måned siden
@NancyPelosi: Zero tolerance means consequences. I have asked for an ethics investigation, and as that investigation continues, @RepJohnConyers has agreed to step aside as Ranking Member. No matter how great an individual’s legacy, it is not a license for harassment.
Sweden Democrat calls Muslims 'not completely human'
6 måned siden
As Congress returns, lawmakers face a busy week with an expected Senate vote on tax bill, a visit from President Trump and continued headlines over allegations of sexual assault
6 måned siden
[email protected] on process to report sexual harassment in Congress: “I think it was a system set up in 1995 to protect the harasser, this is not a victim friendly process."
6 måned siden
[email protected]: Men have known this is going on and too often they look the other way. The problem is men can still respect men with this behavior… What earns respect is decency and respect for others.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on exposing sexual harassment: It’s not easy. Women have been coming forward for decades… it’s the men’s turn now.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on if she has been sexually harassed: Of course I was. Every woman I know was… All women are not victims. But the power of men over women has been with us for a long time and we all know it.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on what men need to do to prevent the continuation of sexual harassment against women: Men need to decide ‘I’m not going to respect a man that disrespects women’.
6 måned siden
“Al Franken has acknowledged what he did was wrong,” says Sen. Dick Durbin after @DanaBashCNN asks if Sen. Al Franken should resign after multiple groping allegations.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on how to prevent sexual harassment: Most hopeful thing would be for Congress to change its own processes and procedures…process needs to change, that would actually help.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on sexual harassment: When are we going to stop tolerating this behavior and respecting the men that do it.
6 måned siden
[email protected] on Sen Franken and Rep Conyers groping accusations: I think what we all need to think about is in all these cases, people know. You can’t tell me people didn’t know what was going on.
6 måned siden
[email protected]CarlyFiorina on sexual harassment accusations against Roy Moore: That’s politics…this is all about politics. This has been going on in politics for a very long time.
6 måned siden
Trump, the leader of the GOP, doubles down on his support for Roy Moore, despite continuing allegations of sexual misconduct with teenage girls.
6 måned siden
Sen. Lindsey Graham on Roy Moore: "If he wins we get the baggage of him winning and it becomes a story everyday about whether or not you believe the women"
6 måned siden
South Korea to review whether or not to abolish anti-abortion law
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