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Calls for compensation for US sterilisations
Tens of thousands of poor people and those of colour were forcibly sterilised between the 1920s and 1970s.
Erika L. Sanchez
Last updated: 09 Jan 2014 09:13 GMT
Rights violations exposed in LA prison sting
US security forces arrested 18 Los Angles prison officials and analysts say the case sheds light on poor conditions.
Samuel Nelson Gilbert
Last updated: 19 Dec 2013 10:39 GMT
Hunger strike in California prisons escalate
Prisoners on hunger strike believe their conditions can be described as torture.
Last updated: 21 Aug 2013 11:33 GMT
California to force-feed protesting inmates
Court orders force-feeding of dozens of prisoners protesting against state's solitary confinement policies.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 20:47 GMT
Hungry for Californian prison reform
After gang interrogations and harsh prison conditions, inmates have been on hunger strike since July 1.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2011 14:58 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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