Inequality Crisis: UN Warns 40 Million In Poverty, US Most ‘Unequal’ Developed Nation

A new report by the U.N. Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights in the United States finds about 40 million live in poverty, 18.5 million in extreme poverty, and 5.3 million live in Third World conditions. The 20-page report by Philip Alston, U.N. Special Rapporteur…

UN: Maintain Pressure for Justice on North Korean Abuses

Expand Tomas Ojea Quintana, special rapporteur on the situation of human rights in North Korea, attends a news conference after his report to the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, March 12, 2018. © 2018 Reuters (Geneva) – North Korean escapees and criminal justice experts will offer a…