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End Barbaric Dog Meat Trade in Thailand
World  (tags: animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abuse, animalrights, death, dogs, crime )

James
- 2 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Thailand is considering shutting down the brutal dog meat industry for good. The police have already started setting up sting operations to take down what they refer to as dog meat kingpins who oversee the exportation of dogs to Vietnam and China where ea
Applaud Enlistment of Public to Capture Environmental Fugitives
World  (tags: Interpol, criminals, reporting m, crimes, citizens, environmentalists, petition )

Scooby
- 9 hours ago - forcechange.com
Organisations dedicated to saving endangered species and the environment are becoming inventive in their efforts. One organisation in particular, the International Criminal Police Organisation (INTERPOL) has enlisted the help of citizens to catch
The Hungriest Places on Earth
World  (tags: society, hunger, health, diet, humanrights, world, news, ethics )

Cal
- 9 hours ago - globalpost.com
The average American will eat 4,500 calories on Thanksgiving. In other countries, most people will eat less than half that in a single day, and many will eat much, much less.
Chomsky Visits Assange
World  (tags: War & Peace, Rights, Julian Assange, Noam Chomsky, United Kingdom )

Judy
- 10 hours ago - telesurtv.net
According to Wikileaks, Assange and Chomsky went on the balcony to "take in the view of the police operation against the Ecuadorian embassy."
Editorial - Israel Narrows Its Democracy
World  (tags: israel, Democracy?, netanyahu, racism-discrimination, end the occupation of Palestine-siege of, sttlements, land thefts, maginalizing Palestinians, Israeli Arabs, Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, freedoms, government, news, usa, HumanRights )

Jess
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Having experienced the grievous legacies created when a government diminishes the rights of its people, we know this not the path that Israel should take.
Attorney Charged With Having Sex With 14-Year-Old Human Trafficking Victim in His Office
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, violence, charged, Human Trafficking, victim )

Rose
- 1 day ago - foxnews.com
A lawyer has surrendered to Philadelphia authorities on charges that he had sex with a 14-year-old human trafficking victim. District Attorney Seth Williams announced Tuesday that 56-year-old attorney
TAKE ACTION NOW! 40,000 Maasai Nomads Are Being Kicked Off Their Ancestral Land By a Luxury Safari Company.
World  (tags: corporate land grabl africa, indigenous righs, native rights, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, government, ethics, world, society, conflict )

Cal
- 1 day ago - action.sumofus.org
The Tanzanian government plans to kick 40,000 Maasai people off their ancestral land to make way for a luxury big game hunting reserve.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Sen. Reid: Protect Children From Human Trafficking
World  (tags: UNDOCUMENTED CHILDREN, CHILD TRAFFICKING, usa, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 2 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Since last October, U.S. border patrol has apprehended more than 52,000 unaccompanied children fleeing extreme violence from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras.
Qatar and Terror
World  (tags: Qatar, terrorism, Human Rights )

David
- 2 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Leaders of Western states sit down with the largest financiers of terrorism in the world, offer them help, take as much money as they can, and smile for the cameras. Has the reputation for the mistreatment & effective slavery of much of its workforce.
Urgent ACTION: The Guarani Need Their Land!
World  (tags: human rights, ancestral land, indigenous tribe, Guarani, Paraguay, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - us1.campaign-archive1.com
Guarani leaders are singled out, attacked and killed by ranchers' gunmen as a result of their campaign for their ancestral land to be mapped out and returned to them.
Turkish President Erdogan: Women Are Not Equal to Men, Should Accept Motherhood as Societal Role
World  (tags: world, politics, women's rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 3 days ago - jpost.com
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan set off controversy Monday when he said that men and women are not equal, adding that a woman's job is to be a mother.
Turkey President Erdogan: Women Are Not Equal to Men
World  (tags: Turkey, Society, Womens' Rights, Islamic Values )

Stan
- 3 days ago - bbc.com
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said women cannot be treated as equal to men, and has accused feminists of rejecting motherhood.
In Pakistan, Christians and Muslims Stage Protest Demanding Blasphemy Laws Be Stopped
World  (tags: Pakistan, Islam, Muslims, Christians, blasphemy, protest, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence )

Sabina
- 3 days ago - aleteia.org
During a candlelight vigil held yesterday in Faisalabad, Christian and Muslim religious leaders, activists and normal everyday people stressed that the Pakistani government needed to take "immediate steps" to put an end to the abuses related to the "bl
Thanksgiving Song   video
World  (tags: Thanksgiving song, Cabacaburi, Pomeroon River, Guyana, Amerindian village, thankful, gratitude )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - youtube.com
This is a perfect song to listen to at Thanksgiving time. Such a lovely expression of gratitude and love for life. Wrote and sung by David Campbell who grew up in an Amerindian village called Cabacaburi 12 miles up the Pomeroon River in Guyana.
Refugees Between a Legal Rock and a Hard Place in Lebanon
World  (tags: world, society, violence, Refugees&Relief, Lebanon, Syria )

Cal
- 4 days ago - ipsnews.net
Since the start of Syria's civil war in March 2011, over 1.2 million Syrians have sought refuge in Lebanon, where they now account for almost one-third of the Lebanese population.
 

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