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Petitioning Grooveshark.Com Remove All Music/Profiles Of: Gary Glitter, Jonathan King and Rolf Harris - Now!
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Wendy
- 64 days ago - change.org
Why? Obviously, because it is totally unacceptable to offer music by the above individuals - all convicted pedophiles - for "commercial and promotional" purposes - or in fact for any reason at all.
Soviet Union Lingers in Heart of Tokyo
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Naoko
- 66 days ago - the-japan-news.com
The former geopolitical entity, dissolved in 1991, still nominally owns real estate, such as its embassy and other offices, in prime Tokyo locations because Ukraine, the second-most populated republic of the former Soviet Union, has been opposing the tran
Hamas and Fatah Fighting Over Gaza Funds
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Ge
- 66 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
"Armed robbery in broad daylight." -- Palestinians, after Hamas "seized" $750,000 from Gaza bank. Fatah accused Hamas of "squandering" $700 million of financial aid earmarked for the Palestinian victims of war.
Save the Wild Tigers of Vietnam - ForceChange
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Wendy
- 76 days ago - forcechange.com
Please sign this petition to urge the Prime Minister Tan Dung Nguyen and the Vietnamese government to strengthen their enforcement of banning illegal trading and poaching while also preserving the remaining forests, loss of which is the biggest threat
Abbas Uses AID Money to Pay Terrorists
Offbeat  (tags: AID, Abbas, PA, crime, ethics, government, abuses, terrorists, terrorism, Gaza, Palestinians )

Ge
- 81 days ago - palwatch.org
Abbas' Presidential decree changes PA Ministry of Prisoners' Affairs to PLO Authority of Prisoners' Affairs Now the PA won't be using US and EU money directly to pay salaries to terrorist prisoners, but will use US and EU money indirectly to pay terr
Mysterious Fake Cellphone Towers Found in US - Appear to Be Either Tapping Calls or Reading Text
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Caree
- 83 days ago - t.money.msn.com
Seventeen fake cellphone towers were discovered across the U.S. last week. Rather than offering you cellphone service, the towers appear to be connecting to nearby phones, bypassing their encryption, and either tapping calls or reading texts. 17 bogus...
2014 Badger Cull Given Go Ahead
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Wendy
- 85 days ago - networkforanimals.org
This news comes just days after the Badger Trust's high court challenge against a 2014 cull, and prior to a judgement being made, which has every possibility of declaring a 2014 cull unlawful. The badgers are being vaccinated !!> OPEN TO ALL TO PROTEST
Japanese Earthquake Could Wipe Out Nation's Toilet Paper Supply
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Sally
- 87 days ago - theguardian.com
Officials use national disaster prevention day to urge people to stock up on the essential item in preparation for disaster
Labor Day News: Is Labor's Demise, the Demise of the USA?
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Betsy
- 87 days ago - informationclearinghouse.info
September 01, 2014 "ICH" - Labor Day is a holiday that has outlived its time. Like Christmas, Labor Day has become a time-out period. As Christmas has become a shopping spree, Labor Day has become the last summer holiday.
14 Sea Shepherd Volunteers Were Taken Prisoner Illegally By the Danish Navy
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Nica
- 88 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Government of Denmark and Faroese Law Enforcement Agency: Release the 14 Sea Shepherd Volunteers
Taqiyya: Qur'An Sanctioned Deceit to Promote Islam as a 'Religion of Peace'
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Ge
- 88 days ago - christianpost.com
Not a day goes by without newscasters, commentators, or social media chatter using the phrases, "a faction of radical Islamists," or "Islam is a peaceful religion." Because the majority of Americans include the non-religious and self-identifying Christ
He Could Go to Jail for Defending Workers
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Wendy
- 89 days ago - action.laborrights.org
Andy Hall,a British citizen,Thai company called Natural Fruit. Hall found serious rights abuses at one of Natural Fruit's pineapple canning factories, including child labor, illegally low wages, confiscation of identity documents, harrassment.......>
Sanctions Can Give a Major Boost to Reindeer Meat Industry in Siberia
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Marty
- 96 days ago - siberiantimes.com
With US and European meat disappearing from supermarkets in Russia, there is an opportunity for domestic producers to fill gaps in the market.
Japan in Depth / Hiroshima Lags on 'Caution Zones'
Offbeat  (tags: safety, protection, environment, government, natural disasters, landslide, property values, caution )

Naoko
- 96 days ago - the-japan-news.com
Fears of falling property values, combined with a lack of funds, have delayed local governments' designation of certain areas as vulnerable to natural disasters.
Hamas Claims Responsibility for Three Israeli Teens' Kidnapping and Murder
Offbeat  (tags: government, Israel, Hamas, Gilad, Naftali, Eyal )

Alexa
- 98 days ago - haaretz.com
A senior Hamas official boasted during a conference in Istanbul on Wednesday that the group's military wing was behind the kidnapping and murder of three Israeli teenagers in the West Bank in June.
 

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