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Cults and the transition to the Internet

Cults and the transition to the Internet

The theme of sects, or organizations with sectarian aberrations, seems to have lost importance in the public debate in recent years. However, the 2016-2017 Miviludes report seems to bear witness above all to a risk that is still very present, but which is taking on new faces. From large multinational

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Reaction of the AEDH to the appointment of Ursula von der Leyen

Reaction of the AEDH to the appointment of Ursula von der Leyen

Since the appointment by the European Council of Ursula von der Leyen as candidate for the Presidency of the European Commission, it had become clear that if the European Parliament refused to confirm this choice, the European Union would be plunged into a political crisis like it had never experienced

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Abortion : a report of the legal status across the world

Abortion : a report of the legal status across the world

Since 1998 the Center for Reproductive Rights has produced a yearly interactive map of the legal status of abortion in countries across the globe.
This map categorizes the legal status of abortion on a continuum from severe restrictiveness to relative liberality. It has become an unavoidable tool for advocates and

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The case Julian Assange: Thirteen years of harassment

The case Julian Assange: Thirteen years of harassment

This computer scientist and cybermilitant from Australia presents today all the signs of a psychological torture, according to a rapporteur specialized in human rights of the UN, after thirteen long years of relentlessness on the part of the United States , from Sweden or the United Kingdom. After receiving the

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General Assembly 2018 of the AEDH

General Assembly 2018 of the AEDH

NEWS January
The 2018 General Assembly was held on 12 and 13 January 2019.
The outgoing President Dominique Guibert presented the activity report for the past financial year, which was unanimously adopted.
The representatives of the Luxembourg League for Human Rights presented the results of a survey among the

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Editorial by AEDH President – For a Europe welcoming migrants

Editorial by AEDH President – For a Europe welcoming migrants

Brussels 19 June 2018 – While our governments no longer have solutions and compromise our fundamental values, it is time for decision-makers to take the consultation of citizens into account in their discussions! Sign the European Citizens Initiative #WelcomingEurope!
It is one of the “flagship” instruments of participatory democracy

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AEDH contribution to the Civil Society Days

AEDH contribution to the Civil Society Days

On 24-25 May took place the 2018 Civil Society Days and the digital world was at their heart. On this occasion, the European Association for the Defence of Human Rights, the European Civic Forum and the EESC Section TEN – Transport, Energy, Infrastructure and the Information Society organised the workshop

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