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20 Rights Groups to Bestow Courage Award Upon Saudi Blogger at Geneva Summit
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Penny
- 8 days ago - genevasummit.org
On eve of UN rights session, global coalition of dissidents will spotlight urgent human rights situations and call for action
Young Girl's Letter Pleas for Highway Barriers After Fatal Lillooet Crash! Petition, Please Help!
Offbeat  (tags: children, deaths, safety, sadness, suffering, died, accident, protection, news, government, health, humans, animals, environment, animalwelfare, wellness, wildanimals, wildlife, wild animals, women, media, man, humans )

Miriam
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Reassess the need for further CRB along Hwy 99/Hwy 12/Road 40 to prevent unnecessary deaths (Whistler - Lillooet- Lytton). Please see Petition for further details, along with a letter written by a 7 year old girl, Riley Donahue.
Above the Law? UK Govt Attempts to Block Torture, Rendition Lawsuit
Offbeat  (tags: Courts, Human Rights, Government, UK )

Ray
- 11 days ago - rt.com
Government lawyers are arguing in BritainâEUR(TM)s Court of Appeal that the case of a Pakistani man who claims he suffered brutal torture at the hands of British and American troops should not be heard in a court of law.
Report: EU Building Hundreds of Illegal Structures for Palestinians in Area C
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Penny
- 18 days ago - israpundit.org
The EU is building hundreds of illegal structures in the West Bank, which the government has not removed in order to avoid a diplomatic tangle with the Europeans, according to a report released Friday by the NGO, Regavim. The structures are being bui
China Seizes Toilet Tissue Featuring Likeness Of Hong Kong Leader
Offbeat  (tags: culture, government, humans, humor, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 20 days ago - kplu.org
Chinese authorities have seized thousands of rolls of toilet paper featuring a likeness of Hong Kong's unpopular chief executive that were destined for restrooms in the former British colony.
ThereâEUR(TM)s a Nuclear Warhead Trapped Somewhere Under GreenlandâEUR(TM)s Ice
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Marty
- 24 days ago - theepochtimes.com
Seemingly forgotten to history, a U.S. Air Force B-52 bomber with four hydrogen bombs on board crashed in Greenland, located 750 north of the Arctic Circle
Egypt Warns of Muslim Brotherhood Organizations in U.S.
Offbeat  (tags: Muslim Brotherhood, Islam, Muslims, Egypt, CAIR, government, protection, safety, society )

Penny
- 39 days ago - clarionproject.org
An Egyptian government website features a warning that the Muslim Brotherhood has a lobby in the U.S. disguised as civil society organizations.
Yasser Arafat's Widow: Time to Recognize Israel and Condemn Hamas
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Sandra
- 42 days ago - breitbart.com
The widow of deceased Palestinian Authority Chairman Yasser Arafat said that it was time for the region's Arabs to recognize the state of Israel, and that armed struggle to eliminate the Jewish state's existence was no longer a plausible idea.
Release 14-Year-Old Arrested for Chalk Drawing in China
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Wendy
- 49 days ago - forcechange.com
The Hong Kong police cannot be allowed to separate this girl from her family. Her crime hurts nobody--chalk cleanup is as simple as waiting for it to rain, so it hardly seems right to call it vandalism. Separating her from her hearing-impaired father -..
A (Satirical) Preview of 2015
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Angelika
- 50 days ago - zerohedge.com
The Democratic Party changes its name to the Republican Lite Party, and announces the opening of a joint bank account with the Republican Party so that corporate lobbyists need make out only one check.
[White] Woman Goes on Shooting Spree, Yet Somehow Isn't Automatically Killed By Police
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Marty
- 52 days ago - dailykos.com
why exactly is this person still alive after going on a violent shooting spree, including pointing her gun at officers while wearing body armor?
UK Will Not Release Full Report On Muslim Brotherhood Investigation
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Penny
- 52 days ago - globalmbwatch.com
UK media is reporting that the UK government investigation into the activities of the Muslim Brotherhood will no be releasing a full report. According to the Financial Times story: December 29, 2014 A controversial report into the activities of the Mu
Oops! U.S. Offers $5 Mil Reward for Al Qaeda Terrorist It Released From Gitmo -- Judicial Watch
Offbeat  (tags: corruption, dishonesty, government, ethics, bizarre )

Marty
- 61 days ago - warnewsupdates.blogspot.com
The unbelievable story comes as President Obama frees more and more terrorists--including four to Afghanistan over the weekend-- long held in the military compound at the U.S. Naval base in southeastern Cuba. The president's goal is to close the prison
Scots Orphans Used in 'Military Experiments'
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- 64 days ago - express.co.uk
HOLYROOD'S child abuse inquiry will hear claims that British military scientists conducted drug tests on orphans in Scottish mental hospitals.
2014's Most Notable Events
Offbeat  (tags: 2014, events, environment, government, humans, photos, pictures, world )

Lone
- 65 days ago - ba-bamail.com
As 2014 comes to an end, it's time to remember the most notable events of that year. From January to December, it has been a turbulent year with many significant events.
 

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