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Source: The Guradian

Amnesty International leaders offer to resign over bullying workplace culture

Today 06:04 GMT

Amnesty International’s seven-member senior leadership team has offered to resign, following a damning report that warned of a “toxic” working environment and widespread bullying. A letter, signed jointly by the human rights group’s leadership team, acknowledged mistakes had been made, adding that the seven senior leaders took shared responsibility for the “climate of tension and mistrust” across the organisation.

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Source: The Guradian

Two senior Tories ready to resign if May fails to change Brexit direction

Friday 09:55 GMT

Justine Greening and Dominic Grieve say they would not be able to support government under no deal. Two senior Conservatives have said they are ready to resign from the party if it does not change its direction on Brexit, after three of their colleagues joined eight former Labour MPs in a breakaway group in parliament.

At a press conference on Wednesday, Wollaston pointed out that after the prime minister lost the meaningful vote on her Brexit deal by an unprecedented margin of 230 votes last month, she promised to seek a cross-party solution – but the first group she consulted was the hard Brexit European Research Group.

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Source: Fox News

Gettysburg College trustee resigns over 1980 photo showing him dressed as Nazi

Thursday 05:09 GMT

A member of the board of trustees at a Pennsylvania college resigned this week after a yearbook photo surfaced that shows him and others dressed as Nazis at a 1980 party.. Bob Garthwait, who graduated from Gettysburg College in 1982, has made significant donations to the school over the years, Harrisburg’s FOX 43 reported.

Gettysburg College is a private, four-year liberal arts college of about 2,400 students, located near the Gettysburg Battlefield.

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Source: The Guradian

Alabama lawmakers condemn publisher who wrote KKK 'needs to ride again'

Wednesday 15:25 GMT

Alabama members of Congress have called for the resignation of a newspaper editor who wrote an editorial calling for a resurgence of the Ku Klux Klan.

Goodloe Sutton, the editor and publisher of the Democrat-Reporter in the small town of Linden, told the Montgomery Advertiser that he authored the editorial, which was headlined: “Klan needs to ride again.” “Time for the Ku Klux Klan to night ride again,” the article begins, denouncing politicians the author says are attempting to raise taxes in Alabama.

“Four hostile newspapers are more to be feared than a thousand bayonets...” ― Napoléon Bonaparte