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Human Rights Nigeria

Corporate Accountability for Human Rights: Kiobel's Call to Action

Stephanie Safdi | Posted 06.18.2013 | Politics
Stephanie Safdi

In Kiobel case, the Supreme Court unanimously denied Nigerian asylees justice for gross violations of human rights perpetrated by the Shell Corporation. When, and how, are we going to hold corporations accountable for abuses that law, and ethics, universally condemn?

Africa Is Rising -- Unequally

Marten Weber | Posted 02.18.2012 | World
Marten Weber

Bigotry and homophobia are plaguing every African nation. We need to stop the stoning of gays, and the "corrective" rape -- often institutionalized -- of lesbians now, not in 20 or 30 years.