Macedonian Human Rights Movement International

Press Releases

MHRMI and AMHRC Increase Funding for Macedonian Newspapers in Bulgaria and Greece
MHRMI and AMHRC Increase Funding for Macedonian Newspapers in Bulgaria and Greece
Macedonian Human Rights Movement International and the Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee are pleased to announce that we have increased funding for the Macedonian minority newspapers, Narodna Volja, in Pirin Macedonia and Nova Zora in Aegean Macedonia, along with the publication and distribution of historic and current Macedonian publications.
Can you spare a dollar a day for Macedonian human rights?
Can you spare a dollar a day for Macedonian human rights?
Our time is now. Despite the persecution and scare-tactics carried out by the governments of Greece, Bulgaria and Albania, Macedonians are still proudly declaring themselves as Macedonians and demanding their human rights. Even though Macedonians have been arrested by Bulgarian secret police, received death threats by Albanian government officials ...
North American Museums Perpetuate Myth of Greek Ethnic Continuity
North American Museums Perpetuate Myth of Greek Ethnic Continuity
Four North American museums, in association with the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, have embarked on an ambitious quest to spread the myth of a 5,000 year-old "Greek" culture, including the misappropriation of Macedonian king, Alexander the Great. The exhibition is called "The Greeks - Agamemnon to Alexander ...
MHRMI and AMHRC Increase Funding for Macedonian Language Classes in Albania
MHRMI and AMHRC Increase Funding for Macedonian Language Classes in Albania
Toronto and Melbourne (May 8, 2014) - Macedonian Human Rights Movement International and the Australian Macedonian Human Rights Committee have increased funding for the MHRMI/AMHRC sponsored Macedonian-language schools throughout Albania and the Macedonian-language TV station in Korca, Albania. Previously, Albanian government officials and secret service agents issued death threats ...
How do you want to help achieve human rights for oppressed Macedonians?
How do you want to help achieve human rights for oppressed Macedonians?
•Help to open another new Macedonian-language kindergarten in Albania? •Fund more language classes and the opening of a cultural centre in Aegean Macedonia? •Or contribute to the crucial Our Name is Macedonia campaign, which demands an immediate end to the name negotiations? These are only some examples of the vital work that Macedonian Human Rights Movement International (MHRMI) does.
When Will Macedonia Be Allowed to Compete in the Olympics?
When Will Macedonia Be Allowed to Compete in the Olympics?
"The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia" walked in the Winter Olympic opening ceremonies in Sochi, Russia among the other countries that start with the letter "B" (The word "former" begins with "B" in Russian), and waving little flags that somewhat resemble the real Macedonian flag. It was changed in 1995 to appease Greece, the country that is trying to wipe it off the map.
MHRMI Condemns Greece's Harassment of Human Rights Defender Panayote Dimitras
MHRMI Condemns Greece's Harassment of Human Rights Defender Panayote Dimitras
In response to the International Secretariat of the World Organisation Against Torture request for urgent intervention (www.omct.org), Macedonian Human Rights Movement International condemns the ongoing judicial harassment of human rights defender and Greek Helsinki Monitor Spokesperson, Panayote Dimitras.
Does the U.S. Ever Get its Foreign Policy Right?
Does the U.S. Ever Get its Foreign Policy Right?
How many times has the United States, in its "noble” goal to "spread freedom and democracy throughout the world” chosen the wrong side in a dispute that it had no business getting involved with in the first place, and subsequently wreaked havoc for decades afterward? Well, consider the debacle that is the name dispute between Macedonia and Greece.
International Human Rights Day and the "Celebrations" of the Council of Europe
International Human Rights Day and the "Celebrations" of the Council of Europe
Lerin/Gorna Dzumaja/Pustec/Toronto/Melbourne - December 10/2013 Press Release - Vinozhito, OMO Ilinden PIRIN, MAEI, MHRMI and AMHRCThe Council of Europe held an event on November 25, 2013 to "celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Framework Convention (for the Protection of National Minorities)”.
The United Nations - Spreading Hypocrisy Throughout the World
The United Nations - Spreading Hypocrisy Throughout the World
The United Nations General Assembly must realize the irony in recently electing, as it refers to it, the "Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia” as a member of the United Nations Human Rights Council for 2014-2016. In Macedonia, the UNHRC is getting a member-state that is incapable of defending its ...