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Infringements of the rights of detenus are the norm rather than the exception in the country’s jails.
ARUN FERREIRA AND VERNON GONSALVES
VVIP convicts and prisoners like Jayalalithaa, Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt often receive special treatment leading to an outcry that prisoners are being treated with kid gloves by the criminal justice system. 892 more words
Walking home from work today, I saw my first protest in Brazil.
Ever since I got here, I kept hearing about the protests. Before we left for the shopping mall, N would check to see if there were any protests blocking the streets where we would be driving, and once she and her cousin got stuck at their university for a few hours because the protests were keeping the busses from running normally. 826 more words
SEATTLE (AP) – One of two protesters who affixed themselves to an Arctic oil-drilling support ship parked north of Seattle left the vessel Sunday, but the other remained suspended from its anchor chain in an effort to draw attention to climate change and the risks an oil spill could pose in the remote waters off northwestern Alaska. 633 more words
Incoming MLA Deborah Drever’s suspension from the NDP caucus wasn’t enough for protesters demanding her resignation on Sunday.
The rally, organized by 15-year-old Jesse Robitaille, also called for legislation that would allow Drever to be recalled. 367 more words