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Video:Maya Angelou Gave a Beautiful Poetic Video Tribute
Offbeat  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, death, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, media, society, world, arts, humans, interesting )

JL
- 530 days ago - youtube.com
"No sun outlasts its sunset, but will rise again and bring the dawn. Yes, Mandela's day is done. Yet we, his inheritors, will open the gates wider for reconciliation."
South Africa's 'Dirty Little Secret'
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, lions, Africa )

Cher
- 530 days ago - outlaw.org.za
It is 'guestimated' that there are today 8 times more lions on breeding farms as there are in the wild in South Africa. And that is this country's 'dirty little secret'!
Video:What One Thing Has Every Woman Of A Certain Age Done, According To Meryl Streep?
Offbeat  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, children, conflict, ethics, death, crime, freedoms, goodnews, GoodNews, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, interesting, politics, violence, world, usa, society, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, media, europe, c )

JL
- 541 days ago - upworthy.com
Victoria Fine It's pretty rare for one incredibly successful woman to vulnerably look up to another in public. Yet here we are. **watch to the end**
Photo in the News: Rare White Giraffe Spotted in Africa
Offbeat  (tags: rare, white, giraffe, africa, wildlife, wildanimals, National Geograpic, GoodNews )

Barb
- 617 days ago - news.nationalgeographic.com
He had only a ghost of a chance, but after more than a decade of searching, a wildlife researcher has captured proof of a white giraffe. In this photo released September 6, the unusual beast and its companions stroll through a wilderness preserve in the..
WATCH: INTERPOL Operation WENDI Helps Dismantle Ivory Trafficking in Africa
Offbeat  (tags: elephants, rhino's, ivory, poachers, police, IFAW, Africa, traffickers, threat )

Julie
- 666 days ago - ifaw.org
IFAW's - As part of an operation to dismantle networks of ivory and rhino horn traffickers in Central and West Africa. Named 'Operation WENDI' ongoing collaboration. Elephants face more threats today than ever before.
Why I Love My Country
Offbeat  (tags: constitution, usa, humanrights, world, ethics, Mandela, Africa, Martin Luther King Jr, Arab Spring )

Nancy
- 687 days ago - go.sojo.net
He confided in me that Nelson Mandela, even while still in prison, had asked a few people to begin the drafting of a new South African constitution. And Frank was one of them.As he began to show me the work, I noticed two other documents on the table:
Stop Overfishing and Dishonesty in Chinas Fishing Reports
Offbeat  (tags: underreporting, China, business, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, lies, money, politics, corruption, africa, interesting, news, world, food, healthcare, family, protection, nutrition, safety, treatment, prevention )

Kelly
- 775 days ago - forcechange.com
2:59am April 7, 2013 A recently published study in Fish and Fisheries revealed that China has been underreporting its overseas fishing catch. Although the country reported a figure of 368,000 tons between 2000 and 2011
Cupid and Kenya: A Tale of Two Lovebirds
Offbeat  (tags: lovebirds, africa, parrots, small, interesting, just for fun, birds )

Tamara
- 840 days ago - bornfreeusa.org
Because these species are so common in captivity and are small, I think people tend to forget that they are small parrots, that they exist in the wild and are the native species of other countries. Lovebirds are from Africa.
Can 4 Economists Build the Most Economically Efficient Charity Ever?
Offbeat  (tags: activists, ethics, philanthropy, society, world, safety, freedoms, culture, education, economy, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, humanrights, HumanRights, world )

JL
- 871 days ago - theatlantic.com
GiveDirectly, the brainchild of four Harvard and MIT graduate students, is so simple, it's genius. Give poor Kenyan families $1,000 -- and let them do whatever they want with it.
Video:There Might Be Starving People In Africa, But What About The Cold People In Europe?
Offbeat  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, politics, world, usa, society, Refugees&Relief, food, death, diet, nutrition, safety, science, risks, study, prevention, protection, unusual, arts, performance, interesting, off-beat, children, cultur )

JL
- 897 days ago - upworthy.com
You've probably seen those commercials on TV around the holidays that ask for donations to developing nations-- they inundate you with sad, starving children in hopeless conditions. This video turns that angle of charity guilt-sploitation on its head & m
Suburban Lions Present a Conundrum
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, lions, Africa, humans )

Cher
- 983 days ago - nytimes.com
As the human population continues to grow rapidly here, rates of conflict with lions and other wildlife are growing too. These conflicts are a great threat to carnivores in Africa, and how they are managed will determine the fate of the lion in Kenya
Kenya to Build Africa's First Underwater Museum
Offbeat  (tags: animals, environment, protection, wildlife, Africa, museum )

Cher
- 1089 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Kenya is on the brink of building Africa's first underwater museum, which will be dedicated to studying marine life and shipwrecks.
Evangelical Churches and the Epidemic of Witchcraft Accusations - Part 2
Offbeat  (tags: africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, HumanRights, religion, witches, child abuse, Christian )

Phil
- 1177 days ago - randi.org
The time has come for all skeptics to help expose the scams, tricks, atrocious acts, fakery, fraud and pretensions of these Christian pastors. Unfortunately, due to corruption and lack of rule of law, none of these criminals have been brought to justice.
Amazing Wildlife Photos Taken on Holiday in Africa
Offbeat  (tags: africa, animals, photos, pictures, culture, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, photos, pictures, unusual, world, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1364 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Most people come back from their holidays with blurry photos of the local wildlife, plenty of embarrassing bikini shots and a handful of printable pictures. ot so Marina Cano, who could well be a candidate for taking the best holiday snaps ever !
IMF & World Bank Loans Creating More Mubaraks and Ben Alis
Offbeat  (tags: keiser report, africa, imf, world bank, finance, scandals )

Judith
- 1435 days ago - rt.com
Very interesting episode, please watch...
 

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