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In Israel, Only Jewish Blood Shocks Anyone
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, crime, death, violence, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, humans, world, society, politics, media, sadness, news, interesting, children, abuse )

CarrieSIC
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
Killings of Palestinians by soldiers and policemen will never shock Israel. The propaganda machine will whitewash everything, and the media will be its mouthpiece.
How Detroit Is Splitting Into Two Cities for Rich and Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, americans, economy, Detroit, business, abuse )

Cal
- 5 days ago - alternet.org
A journey across a city divided post-bankruptcy.
Save the Iraqi Christian Community!
Society & Culture  (tags: Iraq, Iraqis, Christians, Islam, Muslims, war, ISIS, abuse, crime, culture, death, ethics, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Penny
- 5 days ago - citizengo.org
Today, the world is witnessing the mass persecution and genocide of the Iraqi Christian population. Sadly, the international community has expressed very little concern about their fate, with few coming to their aid. The disappearance of the Christian
Teenage Saudi Girl Won't Have to Marry 90-Year-Old
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi, marriage, Islam, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, family, freedoms, religion, rights, women )

Sabina
- 5 days ago - meforum.org
A Saudi teenager, told she would marry a handsome young man whom she had been allowed to meet, was shocked when she discovered that her father had tricked her and that her groom was a man in his nineties. She is 17-years old.
Does The Wild Truth Tell the True Story of Chris McCandless?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, death, family, ethics, humans, interesting, society, culture, sadness, violence, safety )

CarrieSIC
- 11 days ago - outsideonline.com
An explosive memoir by Carine McCandless provides new details about a toxic family environment that drove her brother to embark on the famous and fatal quest immortalized by Jon Krakauer's Into the Wild.
JACOB NAMMAR- BORN IN JERUSALEM, BORN PALESTINIAN ~ VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Jerusalem, ethnic cleansing, society, culture, crime, death, violence, politics, government, family, ethics, abuse )

CarrieSIC
- 11 days ago - youtu.be
Now a retired business executive living in San Antonio, Texas, Jacob Nammar was born in Jerusalem in 1941, lived in it during the remaining years of the British Mandate until 1947, witnessed the Palestinian Nakba of 1948, and endured its aftermath.
Saudi Arabia Arrests Prominent Female Human Rights Activist
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi Arabia, abuse, activists, corruption, crime, culture, freedoms, Islam, Muslims, human rights, government, religion, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

Sabina
- 12 days ago - clarionproject.org
Suad al-Shamari, co-founder of the Saudi Liberal Network along with Raif Badawi, is being held in a Jeddah prison, on charges of insulting Islam.
Free Ghoncheh From Prison for Attending a Volleyball Match
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, culture, death, dishonesty, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, Islam, Muslims, Iran, Sharia law )

Sabina
- 12 days ago - change.org
Since June 2014 my younger sister is in solitary confinement in Tehran. She was arrested for going to a men's volleyball match. Ghoncheh is a British Iranian dual citizen. She was there to watch a game. She was arrested because of a misunderstanding.
The Month in Pictures: October 2014 ~ DIARIES: LIVE FROM PALESTINE
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, photos, society, violence, safety, sadness, death, culture, children, abuse, freedoms, politics, ethics )

CarrieSIC
- 13 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Violence flared in Jerusalem during the month of Oct. as Israel restricted Palestinian access to the al-Aqsa mosque compound and repressed protests against those restrictions. Israeli police in Jerusalem shot and killed two Palestinians in what may amount
Amnesty International Accuses Israel of War Crimes
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Israel, Gaza, war crimes, Amnesty International. violence, children, women, safety, sadness, news, humans, freedoms, ethics, government, freedoms, abuse, law )

CarrieSIC
- 16 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Amnesty International on Wednesday accused Israel of committing war crimes during its 50-day military operation in Gaza this summer, saying Israeli forces had displayed "callous indifference" in attacks on family homes in the densely populated coastal...
STOP Honor Killing of 10 Year Old RAPE Survivor *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, children, crime, culture, ethics, family, government, humans, law, murder, politics, religion, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Frans
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
Ten-year-old Brishna, a girl living in Kunduz Province, Afghanistan, was raped by a mullah in her local mosque. Although the mullah, Mohammad Amin, was arrested, tried, and sentenced to 20 years in prison, Brishna's ordeal is not over: She is in grave ...
There's No Such Thing as Illegal Houses, There Is Such Thing as Racist Laws': Israelis Demonstrate Against Collective Punishment
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, East Jerusalem, illegal annexation, Human Rights, society, violence, ethics, freedoms, humans, government, sadness, safety, news, activists, abuse, dishonesty, world )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - mondoweiss.net
In the last week there have been daily clashes as police ransacked and demolished residents' houses, limited movement by blocking off major roads for days, invaded schools, and kidnapped and detained students and others.
'Let the Police Mow the Lawn': Israeli Right-Wing Demands Stronger Crackdown as Netanyahu Increases Attacks on East Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, East Jerusalem, Human Rights, violence, safety, society, ethics, freedoms, government, sadness, news, children, abuse, police )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - mondoweiss.net
As tensions rise in Jerusalem right-wing Israelis are demanding that police increase the already brutal level of state violence inflicted exclusively against Palestinians. Numerous Israelis I have spoken to demanded police implement shoot-to-kill tactics.
Stop Honor Killing of 10-Year-Old Rape Survivor
Society & Culture  (tags: Afghainistan, Muslims, Islam, Honor killings, abuse, child, crime, culture, death, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Sabina
- 17 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Brishna, a 10-year old girl from Kunduz province in Afghanistan, was raped by a local mullah in May 2014. While she was recovering in the hospital, her family and community members threatened to kill her and "dump her in the river."
Israel Moves to Outlaw Palestinian Political Parties in the Knesset
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Israeli Parliament, dishonesty, ethics, world, society, culture, freedoms, abuse, corruption, news, rights, politics, government, women )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The Israeli parliament voted overwhelmingly last week to suspend Haneen Zoabi, a legislator representing the state's large Palestinian minority, for six months as a campaign to silence political dissent intensified.
 

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