Advancing Human Rights

WILPF National Board

Recent Emails from the National Board to the Membership (click on the links below to open pdf versions)

WILPF Endorses House Resolution 676, And here's why:

A summary of the National Health Insurance Act and a list of its sponsors and endorsers can be found here...

see resolution here ...

see text of the legislation here ...

Every human being has a right to the highest attainable standard of physical and mental health. The right to health is

WILPF MAKING PLANS FOR FIRST US SOCIAL FORUM IN ATLANTA, JUNE 27-JULY 1, 2007

WILPF is making plans for involvement in the US Social Forum (USSF) which will be held in Atlanta June 27-July 1, 2007.

DOCUMENTARY FILMS ON PEACE AND JUSTICE

Recommended by Northampton, MA Peace Coalition.

They have had an ongoing weekly film series since 2004. Showings are free and followed by discussion.

Winter Soldier
A re-release of a documentary about the 1971 Winter Soldier Investigation, a veterans' group hearing to publicize U.S. war crimes in Vietnam.

About Baghdad

U.N. TO PROBE U.S. HUMAN RIGHTS ABUSES

U.S. NON-PROFITS SUBMIT 465-PAGE “SHADOW REPORT” DETAILING ABUSES AT HOME

PROPAGANDA FOR WAR
ISSUE TO BE REVIEWED

Contacts:
Gillian Gilhool, WILPF U.S.
215-923-7789, email: grgilhool@verizon.net

Susi Snyder, WILPF International
office: +41 22 919 7080, mobile: +41 79 813 8369, email: susi.snyder@wilpf.ch

REPORT ON FAILURE OF COMPLIANCE WITH ARTICLE 20 PROHIBITING PROPAGANDA FOR WAR

REPORT ON  FAILURE OF COMPLIANCE WITH ARTICLE 20 PROHIBITING PROPAGANDA FOR WAR 

prepared for the

UNITED NATIONS HUMAN RIGHT COMMITTEE

Eighty-seventh session

 for its review of the

Second and Third Periodic Report of the United States of America under the International Covenant of Civil and Political Rights

June 2006

INTRODUCTION

Shadow Report on Katrina

To: Members of the U.N. Human Rights Committee
From: Rev. Daniel Buford for the Meiklejohn Civil Liberties Institute, International Association of Democratic Lawyers, Peoples Institute, and Allen Temple
Date: May 31, 2006

Resolution to Endorse H.R. 676

Prepared by the Advancing Human Rights Issues Committee
Adopted by WILPF U.S. Section
April 2006

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