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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    My life: Mark Daly

    Posted Dec 14th 2013, 10:28pm by Kate Whitehead

    ... The human rights lawyer tells Kate Whitehead that his competitive drive carries over from sport into the courtroom Mark Daly CAREER ON ICE I was born in Swan River in Manitoba, Canada. ... and works at a firm doing China intellectual property law. I was interested in human rights stuff, but wasn't sure how I could do that in Hong Kong. Then I saw (Hong Kong-based human-rights ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted May 17th 2014, 11:06pm

    ... a disappointment when it comes to human rights promotion,” said David Mathieson, Human Rights Watch’s senior researcher on Myanmar. On June 19, 2009, while in Insein Prison, Suu Kyi celebrated her 64th ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Nov 15th 2014, 08:48pm

    ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Wei Jingsheng, the Chinese human rights activist, was released from jail on this day in 1997 and promptly deported to the United States on medical parole, never to return to China. His controversial essay, “Fifth Modernisation”, posted on Beijing’s “Democracy Wall” – a street that became politically significant in 1978 – saw him convicted ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Mark Peters

    ... with Mazen Darwish, the Syrian human rights activist facing up to 15 years in jail for “publicising terrorist acts”. Rushdie said, “He should be freed immediately, and we must hope this award may ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Oct 04th 2014, 10:09pm by Olivia Rosenman

    ... Canadian citizenship, for her "courageous" fight for human rights. The other five are Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg, the Dalai Lama, Aung San Suu Kyi, humanitarian the Aga Khan and, ... Olivia Rosenman Olivia Rosenman Frederick Lugard (right), a British soldier and mercenary famed for his exploration of Africa, also did a stint in Hong Kong, serving as governor ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Sep 28th 2014, 09:15am by Olivia Rosenman

    ... to as “the other September 11”. When he died, in 2006, aged 91, he had numerous criminal charges pending for human rights abuses. In 1998, Pinochet was arrested in Britain on a warrant from Spain, ...

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    Something new: balance of trade

    Posted Sep 30th 2012, 12:00am by VANESSA

    ... says Fitzgerald, a Google employee based in Hong Kong. Saleem is a Karachi-based journalist and executive director of the Pakistan human rights advocacy group Bolo Bhi. "To ensure most ...

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    City scope: driven to abstraction

    Posted Mar 29th 2014, 10:12pm by JOHAN NYLANDER

    ... in the background. But what looks like a Swedish dream is, in reality, a Chinese nightmare, says activist group Supporting Human Rights in China (SHRC). Since China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group bought ...

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    Six degrees

    Posted Jun 08th 2014, 12:58am

    ... no loyalty. Gere chairs the International Campaign for Tibet, which promotes human rights for Tibetan people, and is outspoken in his criticism of the central government. But Gere has steered clear ...

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    My life: Lee Hadwin

    Posted Oct 18th 2014, 10:47pm by Stuart Heaver

    ... for the charities Amnesty International and Missing People so I am very passionate about human rights. While making a documentary (about my art, for ITV) in 2007/08, I was asked to go on a breakfast ... that's fine with me as long as you like it. I got a right bashing for doing an exhibition at Ripley's (tourist attraction in London) last year, but my art is for everyone. In the art world ...




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