October 18, 2012
Burlington, VT - At Sunday’s People’s Candidates’ Forum in St. Johnsbury, Senator Jane Kitchel announced a participatory process for developing the state’s budget, which has been a key demand of the... Keep reading »
October 15, 2012
Burlington, VT - In response to recent remarks by Vermont Administration officials about the financing of universal healthcare, the Healthcare Is a Human Right Campaign issued a statement today to... Keep reading »
October 4, 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shoshi Chowdhury, Dignity in Schools Campaign-NY, 347-832-8391, shoshi@nesri.org Keep reading »
August 15, 2012
NYPD School Safety Division personnel arrested or ticketed more than ­­11 students each day in New York City public schools during the 2011-12 school year, according to an analysis of NYPD school... Keep reading »
June 28, 2012
Now, More than Ever, Vermont Can Lead the Way: Healthcare Is a Human Right campaign leaders say ruling on health reform vindicates Vermont’s path to tax-funded universal healthcare; growing number of... Keep reading »
June 21, 2012
Vermont Can Lead the Way: New national solidarity initiative launched to support grassroots effort to establish human rights-based universal healthcare system in Vermont BURLINGTON, VT - The Vermont... Keep reading »
June 21, 2012
In conjunction with this week’s annual meeting of the UN Human Rights Council, five UN Special Rapporteurs have released a letter questioning the Los Angeles Police Department’s repeated arrests of a... Keep reading »
June 5, 2012
High suspension rates will continue unless Bloomberg and Walcott require positive alternatives to suspension in all schools FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 5, 2012 Contact: Shoshi Chowdhury, Dignity in... Keep reading »
June 4, 2012
“All of my body, and all of your bodies, deserve care!” said Burlington small business owner Bekah Mandell in her testimony Thursday, joining a sea of red-shirted members of the Vermont Workers’... Keep reading »



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