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  • How Spain’s social housing imploded

    (Reuters) - Social housing in Spain is not generous.
  • IOC new host contract is gold medal for human rights: HRW

    BERLIN (Reuters) - Human Rights Watch has heaped unusual praise on the International Olympic Committee for including human rights clauses in new contracts to be signed by future Olympic host cities, saying other organizations should follow suit. The...

    'E-Team' delves into Human Rights Watch investigators' work

    'E-Team' delves into Human Rights Watch investigators' work
    "E-Team" has a ripped-from-the-headlines immediacy as it takes the viewer on an intense ride-along with Human Rights Watch investigators. The immersive documentary, co-directed by Oscar winner Ross Kauffman ("Born into Brothels") and Emmy nominee Katy...

    Mexico's human rights chief faces charges he's inept, cares little

    MEXICO CITY As Mexico's national human rights ombudsman, Raul Plascencia Villanueva oversees a sizable corps of investigators who look into the atrocities and massacres that commonly put the country in the headlines. The job has made Plascencia a raft of...

    Eight Pakistani Shi'ites killed in sectarian attack

    QUETTA Pakistan (Reuters) - Eight Shi'ite members of Pakistan's ethnic Hazara minority were killed and one wounded on Thursday, after gunmen opened fire on a bus in the volatile province of Baluchistan, police said. No one immediately claimed...