human rights http://kalw.org en Your Call: Beyond boycotts, how can we help sweatshop workers? http://kalw.org/post/your-call-beyond-boycotts-how-can-we-help-sweatshop-workers <p style="line-height: normal; font-family: Verdana; font-size: 15px; margin-bottom: 0px;"> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 07:00:00 +0000 Mary Rees 45952 at http://kalw.org Your Call: Beyond boycotts, how can we help sweatshop workers? Today on Your Call: What is the state of activism and dissent in China? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-what-state-activism-and-dissent-china <p> Mon, 10 Feb 2014 08:00:00 +0000 Malihe Razazan 39527 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: What is the state of activism and dissent in China? Sister Activism: The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence http://kalw.org/post/sister-activism-sisters-perpetual-indulgence <p><br />&nbsp;</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 15:12:36 +0000 City Visions 38179 at http://kalw.org Sister Activism: The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence Reversal of (Gay) fortune in India. http://kalw.org/post/reversal-gay-fortune-india <p></p><p>On December 8th&nbsp;the Indian Supreme Court reinstated Section 377 of the Penal Code making sex against the order of nature a crime again. But India seems to have changed, without their Supreme Court.</p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 14:17:10 +0000 Sandip Roy 37293 at http://kalw.org Reversal of (Gay) fortune in India. Commentary: The long road to freedom for Aun San Suu Kyi http://kalw.org/post/commentary-long-road-freedom-aun-san-suu-kyi <p></p><p>At a time when Americans are increasingly preoccupied the upcoming elections, some of San Francisco’s expatriates recently had a chance to hear from a political fighter of their own. Burmese opposition leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi visited San Francisco at the end of last week, and thousands of members of the city’s Burmese community – which is one of the largest in the US – turned out to hear her speak.</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 01:07:59 +0000 Artjoms Konohovs 17509 at http://kalw.org Commentary: The long road to freedom for Aun San Suu Kyi