Category Archives: Human Rights

Bearing witness: From France voices rise bearing witness

I came across the following videos by accident. My search was sparked by the death of a great fighter for human rights, Stephane Hessel. The video contain extracts from other videos made by citizen journalists and photographers showing glimpses of the different stages of … Continue reading

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Violation of human rights: prisoners are tortured and starved to death in the Syrian regime’s prisons

Is this Auschwitz resurrected? Images posted to facebook and edited.

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The Lost Children of Syria; children with no hope (2)

The images below are images posted to Facebook by activists. I have no way of tracing the names of the people who took them. They have one thing in common: children whom the world have forgotten.             … Continue reading

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The Invisible victims of Rape: victims we tend to forget

Rape is shredding Syria’s social fabric By Lauren Wolfe, Special to CNN December 5, 2012 Editor’s note: Lauren Wolfe is an award-winning journalist and the director of Women Under Siege, a Women’s Media Center initiative on sexualized violence in conflict. The group’s site … Continue reading

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The story of Da’il and its struggle for freedom

The video below was posted to Facebook by the Center of Documentation of Violence in Syria. It documents the Human Rights violations in a small town, north of Dar’a, on the old highway to Damascus. Da’il, or Da il,  is an old name … Continue reading

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