Freedom of Association

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First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 20 2014 - 1 reports

SCBA to discuss politics

LAHORESupreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) Secretary Asif Mehmood Cheema on Monday called an emergency meeting of the Executive Body on August 20 to discuss the present political scenario.According to a statement, the SCBAP is disturbed by the fact that ... [Published The News International - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Armed and Ready: How Your Data Is Being ‘Weaponized’ Against You

Image: Defence Images/Flickr — UK Ministry of DefenceIt seems somewhat appropriate that 2014 is the year when ordinary Web users have begun to seriously question how the Internet is working for them and what impact it is actually having on their lives. ... [Published Wired News - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 3 reports

Scott Shackford on Libertarians, Gay Marriage, and Freedom of Association

Tamas | Dreamstime.com How can a libertarian support gay marriage butalso the right of businesses to decline to provide goods andservices such as cakes, clothing, and photos for gay weddings?For many libertarians, it makes perfect logical andphilosophical ... [Published REASON Online - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

International Freight and Logistics Group Under Fire Over Employment Practices - Again

Union Congress Criticises Conditions for Workers Outside GermanyGERMANY – COLOMBIA – BULGARIA – Once again express freight and logistics group DHL finds itself accused of repressive tactics in its employment policies outside of the company’s home country. ... [Published Handy Shipping Guide - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Maldivians not allowed to express or assemble freely: Maldivian Democracy Network

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (FORUM-ASIA) and the Maldivian Democracy Network (MDN) jointly reiterated their call on the government of Maldives to make substantial changes to the laws on assembly and association at a press conference ... [Published Minivan News - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Gender in agricultural labour

Though agriculture is the single-largest contributor to the gross national product (GNP) and also the biggest sector for employment, agricultural workers, specifically women, are badly exploited and form an oppressed class of rural society. Powerful zamindars ... [Published Daily Times - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Eroding a Constitution

The circular clearly violates the rights of the people under our Constitution, as well as legally binding international treaties ratified by the Sri Lankan State before this government assumed officeome months ago the Friday Forum issued a public statement ... [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 17 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

Mailbag: ‘Community’ means ... ?

I was looking at a few local government websites the other day and noticed how often the word “community” was used. This made me wonder — how do you think of “community”?If you conflate “community” with government, holding government up as the primary ... [Published Albany Democrat Herald - Aug 17 2014]
First reported Aug 16 2014 - Updated Aug 17 2014 - 1 reports

ITF congress backs Colombian DHL campaign

at 7:19 PMThe ITF HQ’s in London16 August 2014 -  The ITF (International Transport Workers’ Federation) congress in Sofia, Bulgaria, has agreed to support Colombian union SNTT and its leader José Ignacio Garzón in their fight with a subsidiary of German ... [Published All About Shipping - Aug 16 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 2 reports

Union calls on Co-operative Group members to axe Amazon’s in-store lockers

Workers’ union GMB is calling on Co-operative Group members to put pressure on management to cut commercial ties with Amazon.The union, which represents some of Amazon’s 22,000 staff in the UK, has asked the Group to remove Amazon pick-up lockers from ... [Published Co-operative News - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Vietnam makes strides in applying int’l labour standards

Vietnam has made remarkable strides in the application of international labour standards, a means to ensure sustainable corporate growth and rights of workers, experts said at a Ho Chi Minh City workshop on August 14.Adopted by the International Labour ... [Published VietnamPlus - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 14 2014 - Updated Aug 14 2014 - 1 reports

For an India of Equal Liberty

The FreedomMartha C Nussbaum is the Ernst Freund Distinguished Service Professor of Law and Ethics at the University of ChicagoTime to strike a balance between justice and prosperityAs we celebrate India’s independence this week, it is easy to focus on ... [Published Open - Aug 14 2014]

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Party primaries in Mississippi are considered "open" in this way, even though the state's election code states that "no person shall be eligible to participate in any primary election unless he intends to support the nominations made in the primary in which he participates."
In a recent Judgment, in HDC. No. 120/10,RJW vs FMW, Nairobi, Justice Kimaru pointed out that "...the third ground for divorce which was presented by the petitioner is that of his constitutional right to associate with any one of his choice. This court notes that under Article 45 of the constitution the family is recognised as the foundation and fundamental unity of the society. It is in that regard that the constitution specifically provides that the family shall enjoy recognition and protection by the State."
"HPH has said they will work with whoever the Government declares, but the ITF believes that they need to work with the union that really represents workers. The ITF will keep a close eye on proceedings" said Familathe
...assertions from the delegation that there were no different races, only the human race, and no racial discrimination in Cameroon, an Expert replied "even if there were certainly no races, racism still exists" . However, the Expert said he had the impression that Cameroon had a balanced policy on the whole, citing the promotion of Pygmies in the publicpublic...

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COMMITTEE ON THE ELIMINATION OF RACIAL DISCRIMI... [Published United Nations Office at Geneva - Aug 19 2014]
Scott Shackford on Libertarians, Gay Marriage, ... [Published REASON Online - Aug 19 2014]
Libertarians, Gay Marriage, and Freedom of Asso... [Published REASON Online - Aug 19 2014]
Scott Shackford on Libertarians, Gay Marriage, ... [Published Hit & Run - Aug 19 2014]
International Freight and Logistics Group Under... [Published Handy Shipping Guide - Aug 19 2014]
NASU Vows to Clampdown on Operators of Private ... [Published This Day Online - Aug 19 2014]
SCBA to discuss politics [Published The News International - Aug 19 2014]
Overseas workers remain vulnerable to exploitation [Published Viet Nam News - Aug 19 2014]
Social News 19/8 [Published VietNamNet Bridge - Aug 19 2014]
Egypt: Rab’a, Other Killings Likely Crimes agai... [Published Human Rights Watch - Aug 18 2014]
Freedom Of Religion Or Belief Crucial To EU’s E... [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 18 2014]
Maldivians not allowed to express or assemble f... [Published Minivan News - Aug 18 2014]
Sudanese security prevents activists from handi... [Published Sudan Tribune - Aug 18 2014]
Ameachi Can’t Stop Us From Supporting Jonathan ... [Published Leadership - Aug 18 2014]
Gender in agricultural labour [Published Daily Times - Aug 18 2014]
Eroding a Constitution [Published Daily Mirror Sri Lanka - Aug 17 2014]
Mailbag: ‘Community’ means ... ? [Published Albany Democrat Herald - Aug 17 2014]
Millers sue Made over maize producer price [Published Daily News Zimbabwe - Aug 17 2014]
Benue 2015: I have what it takes to be governor... [Published Daily Newswatch - Aug 17 2014]
The right to rebellion [Published The Nation Pakistan - Aug 17 2014]
ITF congress backs Colombian DHL campaign [Published All About Shipping - Aug 16 2014]
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<p><img alt="" height="183" src="http://cloudfront-media.reason.com/mc/2014_08/gaymarriage.jpg?h=183&w=275" title="|||Tamas|Dreamstime.com" width="275" style="float: right;"/&gt;How can a libertarian support gay marriage butalso the right of businesses ...
Where Do Republicans Stand On The Michael Brown... [Published The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan - Aug 15 2014]
by Dish Staff Notably, Rand Paul spoke out against police militarization with an op-ed in Time: There is a systemic problem with today’s law enforcement. Not surprisingly, big government has been at the heart of the problem. Washington has incentivized ...
‘Not If, but When’ [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 15 2014]
The largest teachers union in California is preparing for life without forced union membership, as a lawsuit challenging coercive dues makes its way through the legal system. The California Teachers Association circulated a presentation titled , “Not ...
Teachers Fight to End Coercive Unionization [Published Washington Free Beacon - Aug 14 2014]
After spending nearly three decades teaching first graders, Rebecca Friedrichs is suing to opt out of the union she was forced to join in 1988. Her doubts about teacher unions started in college when she shadowed a teacher at an elementary school. ...
Zimbabwe: SADC: Address Members’ Rights Issues [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Aug 14 2014]
Source: Amnesty, Human Rights WatchCountry: Angola, Malawi, Swaziland, Zambia, Zimbabwe Serious Concerns in Several Member Countries (Harare, August 14, 2014) – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) should address human rights violations ...
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