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From Diplomat Artist Buzz – Culture on human rights, women & animals
http://diplomatartist.com/when-human-rights-abuses-masquerade-as-culture-fgm/

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East African Albino Children Viciously Attacked & Targeted
Children facing education and social rejection, medical and psychological problems, and confinement to poverty are human rights concerns for albino children in East African countries including Tanzania, Malawi, and Burundi.
http://diplomatartist.com/east-african-albino-children-viciously-attacked-targeted/02-19-2015Albino

World Elder Abuse Day: Violence & abuse against elderly women, world’s fastest growing demographic group, range from sexual violence, property grabbing, financial abuse & increasingly, extreme violence against older women accused of witchcraft.

UN Rights Chief Calls for Greater Protection for Albinos After Barbaric Killing of Woman in Tanzania

Albino children are particularly vulnerable and suffer discrimination, an uncertain future, and worse as witchcraft ritual for body parts. This is an under-reported outrage and affront to human rights & dignity.