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    18 janvier 2022 Facebook threatens to cancel human rights activist’s account

    An international human rights activist with 49,000 followers on Facebook has been threatened with the deletion of his account for having criticized the Taliban. Hillel Neuer, executive director of UN Watch, an independent Swiss-based human rights group, has received a severe warning from Facebook that his page was “at risk of being unpublished” due to […]

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    13 janvier 2022 Chasing History: A Kid in the Newsroom

    Nouvel ouvrage de Carl Berstein qui avec Bob Woodward tous deux journalistes au Washington Post ont lancé le scandale du Watergate. Pour le commander: https://www.amazon.ca/Chasing-History-Newsroom-Carl-Bernstein/dp/1627791507

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    27 décembre 2021 The Top 10 Worst U.N. Actions of 2021

    The independent non-governmental monitoring group UN Watch has just released its acclaimed annual ranking, The Top 10 Worst U.N. Actions for 2021. See below. UN Watch, a Swiss human rights organization founded in 1993 in Geneva by former UN human rights expert Morris Abram, is the leading organization at the United Nations working to reform […]

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    23 décembre 2021 Vœux du temps des Fêtes

    Vœux des Fêtes De Très Joyeuses Fêtes au monde juridique Les avocats, les juges, les notaires et tout le personnel impliqué dans l’administration de la justice au Québec, méritent un merci tout spécial pour leur résilience, leur façon de respecter les justiciables en ces temps de pandémie rares. Toutes ces actrices et acteurs du monde […]

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  5. 22 décembre 2021 ACLU Statement on Biden Administration’s Decision to Rescind Trump-Era Memo on Home Confinement

    The Justice Department today overturned a Trump administration memo that would have forced thousands of people transferred from prison to home confinement during COVID-19 to go back to prison.   Statement from ACLU Justice Division Director Udi Ofer:   “We commend Attorney General Garland for his leadership and for listening to thousands of families who […]

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    8 décembre 2021 Activists and Lawmakers Worldwide Launch Campaign for Jailed Hong Kong Newspaper Owner Jimmy Lai

    An international alliance of human rights activists and parliamentarians will today launch a campaign in solidarity with imprisoned Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Jimmy Lai. Politicians from the UK, France, New Zealand, Ireland, Canada and other countries worldwide will join prominent rights defenders in posting a “Letter to Lai,” a short video message expressing support for […]

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    30 novembre 2021 Entente entre la Chine et 14 autres partenaires de l’Asie-Pacifique

    La plus importante entente entre la Chine et 14 autres partenaires de l’Asie-Pacifique jamais conclue excluant les Etats-Unis datant d’un an déjà a été mis au jour par Jean-François Lépine, représentant du Québec à Shanghail, en Chine, depuis 2015 lors d’une interview avec Patrick Lagacé à Radio-Québec diffusée le 29 novembre 2021. Voici les détails […]

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    27 novembre 2021 Kansas City Southern agrees termination fees with Canadian National

    CANADIAN National (CN) is to receive $US 1.4bn in termination fees through two payments, each of $US 700m, from Kansas City Southern after the latter provided a notice of termination of the planned CN-KCS merger announced on May 21. KCS will pay CN $US 700m cash for a ‘Company Termination Fee’ and a further $US […]

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    20 novembre 2021 La Sombreuse de Riopelle en vente

    PARIS – THRUSDAY 18 NOVEMBER 2021 – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE La Sombreuse, a Riopelle masterpiece on offer in the Post-War and Contemporary Art sale Christie’s Paris – 3 December 2021 Jean Paul Riopelle La Sombreuse, oil on canvas (280×200,6 cm), 1954 Estimate : €2,500,000-4,000,000   “He puts himself in tune with natural laws but also with his […]

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  10. 19 novembre 2021 ACLU Asks Supreme Court to Review Georgia Law Permitting Executions of Persons with Intellectual Disability

    The American Civil Liberties Union filed a petition for certiorari today in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Rodney Young, a man incarcerated on Georgia’s death row with an intellectual disability. The Constitution forbids the execution of persons with intellectual disabilities. New Jersey educators first diagnosed Mr. Young’s disability when he was a child. […]

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