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Human Rights Watch warns of Trump-style populism

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Human Rights Watch releases its World Report each year in a different place usually where there are concerns about pressing rights issues for 2016 it's Washington DC where this latest report says Donald Trump's successful presidential election campaign appealed to racism and intolerance threatening domestic civil rights and encouraging authoritarian populist leaders in other countries

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“Human Rights Watch warns of Trump-style populism”

UN approves resolution to probe Duterte's 'war on drugs'

July 14, 2019 at 8:44 pm | Articles | Colt Stanton -

it seems like these that have prompted international action more than 6,000 people killed in the three years since president rodrigo duterte launched his so-called war on drugs those are the government's own figures the dead all suspected drug dealers it says but rights groups say the actual number could be five times that figure

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“UN approves resolution to probe Duterte's 'war on drugs'”

Thousands march in Hong Kong to draw mainland Chinese attention

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this was the first major demonstration since the storming of Hong Kong's Parliament last week and it proves this dispute isn't going away protesters say the change in the law would mean critics of China could be extradited from Hong Kong to face summary justice in mainland courts the Hong Kong government has suspended the

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“Thousands march in Hong Kong to draw mainland Chinese attention”