Rights

In The UK, Even DUCKS Get Their Own Lane!

In The UK, Even DUCKS Get Their Own Lane!

In many countries around the world, it is becoming a growing trend to paint bike lanes near car routes for the promotion of sustainability and safe transit.  But in London, Birmingham, and Manchester, a new kind of initiative has been implemented: duck lanes.  To encourage people to be mindful of the animals they share the road with […]

A Helping Hand: Wouldn’t Society Benefit If More Employers Did This?

Last year we reported on a car wash in Austin that employs people with autism. Now another great little business in Lawrence, Kansas is doing something similar. Sun Cedar offers training and work to ex-offenders, addicts and homeless people, giving a helping hand to many people who have never had a second chance. Work gives these […]

117 Countries Slam American Police Brutality at UN Human Rights Council

117 Countries Slam American Police Brutality at UN Human Rights Council

(ANTIMEDIA) In what could hardly be called a surprise, the UN Human Rights Council chastised the US over its epidemic of police violence, discrimination, needless killings, and general neglect, following through with recommendations made in its first review in 2010. The Universal Periodic Review (UPR) takes place every four years to scrutinize the human and […]