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Germany Director, Human Rights Watch

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Wenzel Michalski
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its high time that european union institutions and members started looking at their own responsibility for a h
“It’s high time that European Union institutions and members started looking at their own responsibility for a heartless policy that would rather see people die at sea or tortured in Libya than delivered to safety in Europe.” @sunderland_jude #SeaWatch3
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
rape and sexual assault s former president yahya jammeh treated women like his personal property
Rape and sexual assault: #Gambia’s former president Yahya Jammeh treated women like his personal property. @ReedBrody
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WenzelMichalski
18 people open a box of myths and gasp cringe and laugh at what they find open it with them here
18 People Open A Box of Myths and Gasp, Cringe and Laugh at What They Find - Open it with them here:
#FacingTheMyths
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WenzelMichalski
farouk is an lgbt activist who faced death threats from militia groups in libya read about his story
Farouk is an LGBT activist who faced death threats from militia groups in Libya. Read about his story: #FacingTheMyths
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
shortly after this video was shot rima was banned from lebanon because she had attended a conference on lgbt i
Shortly after this video was shot, Rima was banned from Lebanon because she had attended a conference on LGBT issues.
#FacingTheMyths
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
mhamad wants other lgbt people in the middle east to know they have support and solidarity from their communit
Mhamad wants other LGBT people in the Middle East to know they have support and solidarity from their community.
#FacingTheMyths #LoveisLove
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
liz a trans woman from algeria fled the country in 2009 because of death threats of lgbt discrimination in the
Liz, a trans woman from Algeria, fled the country in 2009 because of death threats.

#FacingTheMyths of LGBT discrimination in the Middle East and North Africa.
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
the indian government talks about inclusive development and commitment to basic rights and yet is targeting la
The Indian government talks about inclusive development and commitment to basic rights and yet is targeting lawyers and activists who seek to protect the rights of the most vulnerable. @mg2411 #India
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
instead of celebrating alexandra korolevas lifelong commitment to environmental activism russian authorities h
Instead of celebrating Alexandra Koroleva’s lifelong commitment to environmental activism, Russian authorities have forced her into exile. The cases against Koroleva should be dropped, and #Russia should repeal its ‘foreign agents’ law once and for all.
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
die kante der gegen die afd ist in der provinz dann aber doch nicht so klar wie hier dargestellt in penzlin zu
Die Kante der @CDU gegen die AfD ist in der Provinz dann aber doch nicht so klar, wie hier dargestellt.

In Penzlin zum Beispiel hat man da keine Berührungsängste. Hat die CDU ihre eigenen Leute nicht im Griff?

@DaliaGrinfeld, danke für das Aufstöbern.

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Wenzel Michalski
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doctor in mogadishu ive been working round the clock i am so tired i am also mourning as i lost 19 relatives
Doctor in #Mogadishu: “I’ve been working round the clock, I am so tired. I am also mourning as I lost 19 relatives”.
Wenzel Michalski
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the demand of the head for online censorship is devious and reminiscent of autocrats like orban or putin no re
The demand of the @CDU head @_A_K_K_ for online censorship is devious and reminiscent of autocrats like Orban or Putin. No reasonable democrat should threaten to restrict the freedoms of expression and speech. Especially not in times of growing populi
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
the right response to parisattacks solidarity vigilance rule of law not mass surveillance racism nationalism
The right response to #ParisAttacks: solidarity, vigilance, rule of law. Not: mass surveillance, racism, nationalism
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WenzelMichalski
great poster in ireland debunking xenophobic refugee crisis myths refugeeswelcome mynameisdanram
Great poster in Ireland debunking xenophobic refugee crisis myths. #refugeeswelcome @mynameisdanram
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
it was an incredible experience to see 240 k people on the streets of berlin protesting peacefully against rac
It was an incredible experience to see 240 k people on the streets of Berlin protesting peacefully against racism. Thanks for giving me a opportunity to speak about human rights to all of you. #unteilbar
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
thousands chant in berlin for a united europe don t let the populists destroy our dreams of peace and human ri
Thousands chant in Berlin for a united Europe. Don't let the populists destroy our dreams of peace and human rights. #pulseofeurope
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
700 migrants feared dead triton has failed the eu has failed totally migrantcrisis
700 #migrants feared dead. "Triton" has failed. The EU has failed. Totally. #migrantcrisis
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WenzelMichalski
istanbul police cracks down on banned pride2016 teargas plastic bullets disproportionate violence
#Istanbul police cracks down on banned #Pride2016. Teargas, plastic bullets. Disproportionate violence.
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WenzelMichalski
let s not forget the double suicide attack in beirut on thursday over 40 dead 200 wounded
Let's not forget the double suicide attack in #Beirut on Thursday. Over 40 dead, 200 wounded
Wenzel Michalski
WenzelMichalski
afghanistan future peace talks shld include female negotiators not surrender womens rights
#Afghanistan: Future peace talks shld include female negotiators, not surrender women’s rights
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