Thuggish attacks on the Human Rights Commission should not be tolerated – The Guardian
The GuardianThuggish attacks on the Human Rights Commission should not be toleratedThe GuardianA good government would understand and respect the important responsibility that the Human Rights Commission fulfils. The commission is Australia's national human rights institution and has a recognised role under international human rights law.Revealed: Gillian Triggs's agendaThe AustralianIt's not about you, Tony, it's about the kidsSydney Morning HeraldGovernment reportedly asked Triggs to quitSky News Australiaall 57 news articles »
Women’s World Cup Players Withdraw Gender Discrimination Claim Against FIFA (Think Progress)
After months of legal fighting over artificial turf surfaces at the 2015 Women's World Cup, players withdrew their suit to keep from disrupting the tournament as FIFA refused to bend.
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Obama: US must balance human rights, security with Saudis
President Barack Obama defended the U.S. Government's willingness to cooperate closely with Saudi Arabia on national security despite deep concerns over human rights abuses, as he led a high-level U.S. Delegation to…