Experience the sacrifice, heartache and uncertainty of the 1960s flight of more than 14,000 unaccompanied Cuban children. This poignant documentary film paints a vivid picture of the events surrounding the mass exodus. From feeling abandoned by their parents to being enchanted by a new world, the children of Operation Pedro Pan share their personal stories of the wonders and horrors that awaited them in the United States.
By the Sweat & Toil of Children: Volume I: The Use of Child Labor in U.S. Manufactured and Mined Imports (1994)(185p.) By the Sweat & Toil of Children: Volume II: The Use of Child Labor in U.S. Agricultural Imports & Forced and Bonded Child Labor (1995)(210p.) By the Sweat & Toil of Children: Volume III: The Apparel Industry and Codes of Conduct: A Solution to the International Child Labor Problem? (1996)(242p.) By the Sweat & Toil of Children: Volume IV: Consumer Labels and Child Labor (1997)(252p.) By the Sweat & Toil of Children: Volume V: Efforts to Eliminate Child Labor (1998)(230p.)(covers 15 developing nations) Forced Labor: The Prostitution of Children (Symposium Proceedings, 1996)(152p.) Report on Labor Practices in Burma (1998, with chapter on Child Labor)
The Center for Reproductive Law & Policy ("CRLP") is an independent, non-profit legal organization dedicated to women's reproductive health and rights. CRLP's domestic and international programs engage in litigation, research, policy analysis and public education seeking to achieve women's equality in society and ensure that all women have access to appropriate and freely chosen reproductive health service. CRLP's Washington D.C. office monitors and analyzes federal legislation and executive agency policies relating to reproductive health and rights.
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The purpose of this site is to promote transnational analysis of refugee law by advocates, decision-makers, and policymakers committed to the effective implementation of international standards. The site currently collects, indexes, and publishes selected recent court decisions that interpret the legal definition of a "refugee." It presently contains cases from the highest national courts of Australia, Austria, Canada, France, Germany, New Zealand, Switzerland, the United Kingdom, and the United States... Cases for this site are indexed by Professor James Hathaway of the University of Michigan Law School, and by Professor Walter Kalin of the Institute of Public Law of the Faculty of Law, University of Bern.
The over 200 records in the database document claims of asylum applicants from around the world. Each of the following countries is represented in the database: Afghanistan, Albania, Bangladesh, Bosnia, Bulgaria, China, Colombia, Cote d'Ivoire, Ecuador, Egypt, Ethiopia, El Salvador, Ghana, Guatemala, Guinea, Haiti, Honduras, Iran, Jordan, Kenyan, Lebanon, Liberia, Malaysia, Mali, Mexico, Morocco, Nepal, Nicaragua, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Russia, Somalia, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Tanzania, Togo, Turkey, Uganda and Venezuela. The types of persecution include domestic violence, rape, female genital mutilation, forced marriage, sexual abuse, torture, gender-based discrimination, and forced prostitution. The grounds for the asylum claims break down as follows: membership in a particular social group, political or imputed political opinion, religion and race.
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Databases of oop books for sale: (multi-dealer) www.bibliofind.com www.abebooks.com www.interloc.com www.bibliocity.com www.antiquarian.com/bookworm Directories of used & antiquarian booksellers: www.abaa-booknet.com (can also search dealer catalogs from here; web site of the Antiquarian Booksellers of America Association) www.library.vanderbilt.edu/law/acqs/pubr/rar.html (AcqWeb-has some foreign-language dealers listed) www.bookwire.com/index/booksellers.html (has a pretty big list of non-English-language dealers)
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