Meeropol grew up with the story of the Rosenbergs, who were tried for espionage in 1951 and executed in 1953 for allegedly passing atomic weapons secrets to the Soviet Union. The Rosenbergs’ children, Michael and Robert Meeropol (who took the last name of their adoptive parents), have long held that the Rosenbergs were victims of the Red Scare and McCarthyism. Since the 1970s, the Meeropol brothers have publicly sought an acknowledgment from the US govt to that effect.

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his is my grandfather Julius Rosenberg, and this is Julius and Ethel Rosenberg together,” says a blonde child in pigtails, pointing to family pictures in a home movie from the 1970s at the beginning of the new documentary Bully. Coward. Victim. The Story of Roy Cohn. “My father and uncle were around 10 and 6 when [their parents] were electrocuted.” The young girl is Ivy Meeropol, the film’s director; its subject, Roy Cohn, was prosecuting attorney in the Rosenberg trial.
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Who Really Was Roy Cohn?
We talked to Ivy Meeropol about her new documentary on the man who helped send her grandparents, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg, to the electric chair.
By Elena Goukassian

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Courts were not working. Protests were not possible. People were meant to stay indoors. Instead, some state governments used the lockdown to remove hundreds from their homes, ignoring a United Nations warning that such evictions could be a “potential death sentence”.

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Children in India are being exploited in the dangerous search for mica, the mineral that gives cosmetics their shine.

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No One Knows What’s Going to Happen
Stop asking pundits to predict the future after the coronavirus. It doesn’t exist. nytimes.com/2020/05/22/opinion

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The Instigator
How MS Golwalkar’s virulent ideology underpins Modi’s India

HARTOSH SINGH BAL 2017

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EXCLUSIVE: Coronavirus Could Reduce 260 Million Indians To Poverty, Say Oxford University Researchers
Officials from the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) have backed these estimates by the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative.

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