Priorities USA Action goes on the offensive with anti-Trump Ads
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Priorities USA Action goes on the offensive with anti-Trump Ads

Reading Time: 2 minutes Trump targeted in latest rounds of Ads highlighting his web of lies As the coronavirus rages on across the country and millions of families struggle to stay afloat in a devastating economic recession, Donald Trump continues to mislead the American people in a desperate attempt to cover up his failed leadership. But his lies won’t Read More…

Wet'sutwet'en land rights remain one of extreme complexity
Western Canada

Wet’sutwet’en land rights remain one of extreme complexity

Reading Time: 3 minutes Wet’sutwet’en Hereditary Chiefs continue to work with Provincial and Federal governments on the land rights of Indigenous people It has been several months since the Wet’suwet’en stand off in B.C that saw the Hereditary Chiefs orchestrate blockades of multiple railways. The blockades were to prevent construction of energy pipelines on Indigenous land. Pipelines on Indigenous Read More…

Four Western Balkans’ fact-checking organizations join Facebook’s platform against disinformation
Europe

Four Western Balkans’ fact-checking organizations join Facebook’s platform against disinformation

Reading Time: 3 minutes Facebook has become the number one platform used to spread misinformation Disinformation and misinformation proliferated around the world including in the Western Balkans as the COVID-19 pandemic started. Western Balkans’ fact-checking organisations intensified their work on exposing and countering disinformation, raising the awareness and contributing to local public debates about the problem. As of 30 Read More…

US: 14 Recommendations for Fundamental Police Reform
U.S.A

US: 14 Recommendations for Fundamental Police Reform

Reading Time: 3 minutes Improve Public Safety by Reducing Police, Investing in Communities (New York, NY) – Local, state, and federal governments in the United States should move beyond superficial changes and fundamentally rethink public safety by reducing the scope of policing, investing in community services, and ensuring abusive officers are held accountable, Human Rights Watch said in a report released Read More…

Manitoba Hydro to Increase Rates 6.5% for First Nations Customers
Indigenous Northern Canada

Manitoba Hydro to Increase Rates 6.5% for First Nations Customers

Reading Time: 2 minutes MKO Disappointed Manitoba Hydro Plans to Increase Rates for First Nations Customers Today Manitoba Keewatinowi Okimakanak (MKO) sent a letter to Manitoba Premier Pallister indicating their dismay with Manitoba Hydro’s plans to increase hydro rates by 6.5 per cent for many First Nations customers resident on reserve on September 1, 2020. In 2018, the Public Read More…