September 13, 2010
by Dwyer Arce
On September 13, 2007, the UN General Assembly voted 143-4 to adopt the Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples, a non-binding treaty outlining the global human rights of approximately 370 million indigenous people and banning discrimination against them. The four states in opposition were ...[read more]
September 13, 2009
by JURIST Staff
On September 13, 1971, National Guardsmen stormed the Attica Correctional Facility in New York state after a four-day standoff with rioting prisoners. This photo, released by New York state authorities, shows Corrections Commissioner Russell Oswald in the Attica prison yard after it was ...[read more]

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