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Sand Creek

Today marks the anniversary of the 1864 Sand Creek Massacre, in which American soldiers slaughtered over 150 Arapaho and Cheyenne, mostly women and children, in the November dawn at the Sand Creek settlement in eastern Colorado near the Arkansas River. … Continue reading

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The Right To Know

Lawyers acting for Binyam Mohamed recently failed to win a High Court injunction preventing the public from knowing he had been granted indefinite leave to remain in the UK. The Ethiopian-born UK asylum seeker was arrested in Pakistan in 2002 … Continue reading

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Joseph Kony

It’s now five years since the International Criminal Court (ICC) issued arrest warrants for five members of the Lord’s Resistance Army in relation to crimes against humanity. On October 13 2005, ICC Chief Prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo released details of … Continue reading

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