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The Tennessee Celebration of International Human Rights Day will take place in Nashville at the First Amendment Center on December 7th, 5pm – 7pm. - November 18, 2017 - United for Human Rights
Part of an international movement spanning 192 countries, the Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre Nashville is raising awareness of human rights in commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. - November 18, 2017 - Church of Scientology Celebrity Centre Nashville
The Nashville Church of Scientology held an International Religious Freedom Day "listening session" in partnership with the Tennessee chapter of United for Human Rights to gather information for the group's 2018 State of Religious Freedom Report. - November 17, 2017 - United for Human Rights
To celebrate and reflect at the 30th anniversary of the end of martial law in Taiwan, UCLA Center for Chinese Studies will be hosting a symposium on Friday, November 17, at the Charles E. Young Research Library, also featuring a screening of Taiwanese cinematic masterpiece Super Citizen Ko, a story immersed... - November 16, 2017 - Taiwan Academy in Los Angeles
The Afrikaner Society alleges failure of the South African Government to address crime against Afrikaner communities and their subsequent protests. - November 09, 2017 - The Afrikaner Society
Bhai Sahiba Bibiji Inderjit Kaur Khalsa, PhD, was honored with the Sikhs In Education Award at the eighth annual Sikh Awards 2017, which took place at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto. This award is bestowed to any Sikh educational establishment, teacher or individual that is taking a strategic approach to recognizing, educating and developing the talent and skills within the community. - October 30, 2017 - Create Inner Peace
Working KnowledgeCSP (WK), a recognized US and international provider of knowledge management solutions, announced a competitive contract award for Knowledge Management (KM) Consulting Services Contract from The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland. Under... - October 27, 2017 - Working Knowledge CSP
Fattitude, a feature-length documentary that exposes how popular culture fosters fat prejudice and then offers an alternative way of thinking, announces its documentary premiere in Brooklyn, NY. The premiere, sponsored by and benefiting The Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA), will take place on... - October 25, 2017 - Fattitude, Inc.
The strategic partnership between the National Bar Association (NBA) and the Minority In-House Counsel Association (MIHCA) is focused on achieving greater diversity in the employment of corporate in-house counsel, as well as in business development opportunities for minority outside counsel. - October 25, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
Total Health Dental Care’s “A Smile Returned” program provided complimentary dental makeovers to three patients who suffered injuries from domestic violence. The endeavor gave back to the community, helping survivors start a new chapter in life, while raising awareness about domestic violence and the connection between oral and total health. - October 24, 2017 - Total Health Dental Care
Tyler Koch of Houston, Texas has been selected for membership to the prestigious Human Resources Council of Forbes. Forbes Human Resources Council is an Invitation-Only Community for HR Executives Across All Industries. Koch comes from a leadership background in the Texas FFA Association and the United States Marine Corps. - October 23, 2017 - Koch-Tye Holdings, Inc.
The Tennessee Celebration of International Human Rights Day will take place on December 7, 2017 at the John Seigenthaler Center. - October 14, 2017 - United for Human Rights
The Book Stuns and Excites Reviewers with Interesting Facts and a New Perspective - October 05, 2017 - A. L. Bryant
40 teachers across the US, Mexico, Canada and Australia are seeing amazing results from a pilot program using an anti-bullying spray developed by Spray 'Em Away. Spray 'Em Away products give teachers an aromatherapy room spray to use in their classrooms to spark conversations, like bullying, that can be challenging for a teachers and students to talk about. - October 04, 2017 - Spray 'Em Away
Mental health watchdog Citizens Commission on Human Rights will be holding a lunch and learn to help educate parents of children with attention issues during World Mental Health Day in October. - September 30, 2017 - CCHR Nashville
The Tennessee celebration of International Human Rights Day will take place on December 7th this year at the John Seigenthaler Center. - September 30, 2017 - United for Human Rights
Women in Uganda suffering from obstetric fistula just received a million reasons to be hopeful. Support from the Uganda Fistula Fund for TERREWODE, as well as the Hamlin International Partners in Australia and the United States, has raised over $1.6 million for TERREWODE, a non-governmental organization... - September 28, 2017 - Uganda Fistula Fund for TERREWODE
At Plymouth State University, the Music, Theatre and Dance Department’s production of The Trial, an adaptation by Paul Mroczka based on the novel by Franz Kafka presents a cautionary tale of political commentary. Running from September 21-23 and September 29-30 at the Silver Center, this story of scandal and human rights is a dark tale of warning. - September 20, 2017 - Plymouth State Theatre
inWhatLanguage, a local translation and technology provider, is partnering with United Way of Salt Lake to provide critical information to expand the reach and impact of critical health and education services for refugees and immigrants. - September 15, 2017 - inWhatLanguage
Five O'Clock Steakhouse to serve a prime rib sandwich lunch to the officers and staff of Milwaukee Police District 3. - September 14, 2017 - Five O'Clock Steakhouse
Helping the homeless since summer 2014 Helping Bags has donated over 10,000 bags. - September 07, 2017 - Helping Bags
The Institute for Healing of Memories – North America is honored to announce it has received a Capacity Building grant from the Disabled Veterans National Foundation (DVNF) for $25,000, which will support Veteran Healing of Memories Workshops in Chattanooga, TN and Los Angeles, CA. Gloria Hage,... - September 06, 2017 - Institute for Healing of Memories - North America
“When the authors of the United States Constitution sought to outline a vision, and lay the foundation for our democracy, children were not excluded from the pursuit of life, liberty, and happiness. We cannot turn our backs on innocent children to aid in fulfilling a campaign promise, nor can we permit the misaligned values and self-serving agendas of this Administration to undermine the character and integrity of our nation." -- NBA President Juan R. Thomas - September 06, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
Journey Through America to Discover the Truth and Dark Secrets Hidden Behind the Facade. - September 06, 2017 - A. L. Bryant
“We must call upon our lawmakers to heed the clarion call to action and make sure that they honor their duty to ensure that we have a federal budget that includes funding for FEMA as well as National Flood Insurance Programs. The NBA implores Congress to not play political games with the lives of those who have lost so much in life and property.” - NBA President Juan R. Thomas - September 03, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
"The arbitrary announcement by the President of the United States to ban transgender applicants from serving in the military not only validates the prevailing feeling of intense anxiety within the community but serves to weaken the U.S. military at a time of expanding global instability." –Juan R. Thomas - September 02, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
National Recovery Month (Recovery Month) is a national observance held every September to educate Americans that substance use treatment and mental health services can enable those with a mental and/or substance use disorder to live a healthy and rewarding life. - September 02, 2017 - North Sound Recovery Coalition
The Tennessee celebration of International Human Rights Day will take place in early December this year. - September 02, 2017 - United for Human Rights
Family announcement of the death of Major General Harry W. Brooks, Jr., USA (Ret), arrangements and biographical information on General Brooks. - August 31, 2017 - Major General Harry W. Brooks Jr.
Planet’s Choice has evolved the greeting card. - August 31, 2017 - Planet's Choice
“The Media is waging an all-out anti-Administration campaign to discredit Presidential initiatives, misrepresent political issues and inflame the public mind by focusing on radical acts opposed to constitutional rights, the rule of law and what America stands for,” DiGirolamo asserts, co-author of TROMP. TROMP is an American born Bull Elephant with a tuft of wavy, reddish-blonde hair and bushy eyebrows; aims to set the record straight with Truth in Humor in a new politically charged comic strip. - August 28, 2017 - STANTZ.NEWS
"By granting this pardon Trump has undermined the rule of law, pandered to hate, impugned the integrity of the judiciary, and confirmed what people of good conscience can no longer deny." -National Bar Association President Juan Thomas - August 27, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
"Did Fraud Elect Donald Trump? Addressing the Vote Count in a Few Key Counties" has been published by Lexington Publishing. - August 23, 2017 - Lexington Publishing
Media interview on white supremacist threat. - August 23, 2017 - Rick Bowers
Another reprehensible act of terrorism and display of hatred has struck our society as a vehicle was used in a mass murder in Barcelona, Spain According to news reports, this attack earlier today resulted in the deaths of at least 13 and injuries to more than 50 innocent people. This tragedy comes... - August 19, 2017 - I Am Action
TTMS Meeting & Event Division proudly presents an event with something for everyone. Great shopping, prizes, 50/50 raffles and more. - August 16, 2017 - TTMS Corporation
NBA President, Juan Thomas states, "Trump's evolution in his anti-white supremacy position leaves reasonable doubt as to the truth of his conviction." - August 15, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
III% United Patriots of Virginia condemns political violence that happened at the Unite The Right Rally. - August 15, 2017 - 3UPVA
The National Bar Association today issued the following statement about the tragic events which occurred in Charlottesville, VA. - August 14, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
Reigniting a commitment to civil rights and social justice in these precarious times at the center of new leader’s platform - August 12, 2017 - National Bar Association (NBA)
Soft power authority Joseph Nye and Gov. Michael Dukakis will address scholars, business leaders and diplomats on the nuclear missile crisis posed by North Korea at the annual World Reconciliation Day Symposium, 8:30 AM to Noon, September 9th, Loeb House, Harvard University, 17 Quincy Street, Cambridge, Mass. - August 03, 2017 - The Boston Global Forum
Families Advocating for Campus Equality (FACE) commends the New York Times for publishing an Op Ed last Friday by respected journalist Cathy Young disputing the false narrative that FACE and Department of Education Secretary Betsy DeVos seek to weaken protections under Title IX for victims of sexual... - July 24, 2017 - Families Advocating for Campus Equality
The committee planning the Tennessee celebration of International Human Rights Day, which takes place in December, has just announced a tentative date for the event. - July 21, 2017 - United for Human Rights
World-renowned speaker joins United Nations Foundation to support advocacy for girls and women worldwide. - July 19, 2017 - Holly Dowling
Africa Water Wells, founded by Sandy & Bud Mulcahy, has expanded their mission beyond clean water to include free AA and medical care, women's empowerment programs, and donated used laptops to primary schools in and around Sotik. They are now fundraising for additional water wells including two for Schools for the Deaf without access to clean water in Sotik, Kenya. - July 12, 2017 - Lee Mulcahy
The Rotary Club of East Arlington is proud to announce its 2nd Annual Texas Hold ‘Em Poker Tournament to support Adaptive Athletes in Northeast Florida. Specifically, the funds raised will be used to purchase a much-needed service bus that will be donated the Brooks Adaptive Sports and Recreation program to transport adaptive athletes so they can enjoy sports, wellness, and fitness activities. - July 06, 2017 - Rotary Club of East Arlington
The Tennessee chapter of United for Human Rights (TNUHR) is making plans for International Peace Day on September 21st. - July 05, 2017 - United for Human Rights
New Life-Size Painting of 75-Year-Old Gardener Unveiled at New Gallery in Impoverished Scottsdale Section of Carson. - June 26, 2017 - Alexey Steele
The Citizens Commission on Human Rights of Nashville (CCHR Nashville) has been hard at work to spread information to parents on their basic rights so they can help their children. - June 24, 2017 - CCHR Nashville
Elaine G. Adevai of Staten Island, New York has been honored as the Biography of the Year for 2017 and a Prominent Business Leader for 2017 by Strathmore’s Who’s Who Worldwide for her outstanding contributions and high level of achievement for over 35 years in the field of nonprofit services. About... - June 20, 2017 - Strathmore Worldwide
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