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Burma Panel TONIGHT and News Update

Please join us tonight for our Human Rights in Burma event with Burmese/Rohingya activists, from 5-7 pm in Kehillah Hall, 2nd floor of Koret Pavilion (near Hillel)! Dinner will be served! We’re going to be joined by some pretty awesome … Continue reading

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Mini News Update and Movie

Since we had a lot on agenda last week, our news updates were very brief and cursory. Syria update from ┬áSyria deeply. Bomb killed 8 people. Kerry came out against Russia support of Assad Obama mulling his options because things … Continue reading

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News Updates, 2/12/14

Burma TIME story about how Women and civil society are coming together in Kachin state to demand an end to rape as a tool of war and abuses by military and police, and to hold perpetrators accountable in civilian court. … Continue reading

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News Updates, 2/5/14

Burma TIME magazine: There are now fixed ghettos that the Rohingya are being forced to live in with guarded gates that one has to obtain a permit in order to pass through. The article describes many of the early signs … Continue reading

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STAND-day Wednesday/Thursday

Please join us today for an Africa Table: “Our Land, Our Blood: The Politics of Land Privatization in Al Gazira, Central Sudan” by Nisrin Elamin in Encina Hall West 202 from 12 to 1 pm. Then, we’re attending a Human … Continue reading

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