Essays Tagged: "Human Rights Watch"

Broken People: Caste Violence Against India's Untouchables.

tims and activists to prevent discrimination, to uphold political freedom, to protect people from inhumane conduct in wartime, and to bring offenders to justice. We investigate and expose human rights ... e challenge governments and those who hold power to end abusive practices and respect international human rights law. We enlist the public and the international community to support the cause of human ...

(7 pages) 104 0 1.0 Apr/2003

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Civil Rights > Women's Studies

Police Brutality

Abuse by law enforcement officers is one of the more serious human rights violationknown to man. The most common abuse by a law enforment agent includes unjust s ... a law enforment agent includes unjust shootings,fatal chokings, and unnecessarily rough treatment. Human Rights Watch documented cases ofpolice misconduct in fourteen cities. These cities are Atlanta ... delphia, Portland,Province, San Fran, and our nations capitol Washington D.C. Upon further research HumanRights Watch concluded that all these cities fail to investigate police brutality cases, and wh ...

(3 pages) 125 0 4.1 May/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

News Article About the Sudan Crisis

have been happening in Sudan for almost a decade now unwatched, unnoticed. Peter Takirambudde from Human Rights Watch bursts out during an international meeting, he said "Rape, assaults and looting c ... rnment in his speech at Washington, "They must stop Janjaweed violence, they must provide access to humanitarian relief for the people who suffer,". The president may be right in what he asks, but wro ...

(3 pages) 48 1 4.8 Oct/2004

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Military & International Conflicts & Security

Egypt's compliance with the good governance agenda

e and civil society, which allows for the existence of autonomous groups and private property.2.1.2 Human Rights:There is an inseparable link between democracy and respect for human rights and fundame ... nts enshrine there rights.Moore and Robinson (2006:146-147) note that there are two distinctions of Human Rights- one being "civil and political liberties such as freedom of belief and of association, ...

(10 pages) 70 2 4.4 Jun/2006

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Government

Genocide Today: A brief summary.

ace in Darfur that it puts Eastern Congo to the wayside and the donors that are giving money to the humanitarian efforts in Eastern Congo are not offering any political or diplomatic efforts to put an ... l Courts to be allowed to more effectively prosecute those responsible for these atrocities against humanity.In another report published by the Genocide Intervention Network, it talks of the genocide ...

(3 pages) 66 0 4.0 Sep/2007

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights

Ethics within the Meat Packing Industry, comparison of utilitarian and deontological perspectives

For this reason the industry as a whole has come under a lot of scrutiny by government agencies and human rights groups. Over the years, America's meat packing industry has become the focus of increas ... acking industry has become the focus of increasing scrutiny by governmental protection agencies and human rights groups. Human Rights Watch has uncovered facts demonstrating how poor conditions really ...

(7 pages) 30 0 0.0 Oct/2009

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Management > Management Planning & Decision Making

Human Rights in Honduras

First-Person Narrative of Human Rights Issues in HondurasI cannot understand how many crimes are going on throughout Honduras. ... of Honduras, we have a constitutional republic. The president right now is Porfirio Lobo. The main human rights issue right now is the killings of farmers and guards that are not being properly inves ... duras since the government and the authorities are not helping or even trying to help.The way these human rights issues are being dealt with is unbelievable. The authorities are failing to investigate ...

(4 pages) 0 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: Law & Government Essays > Human Rights