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Buddhist Vigilantes in Myanmar Are Sparking Riots With Wild Rumors of Muslim Sex Predators
World  (tags: world, war, society, politics, Myanmar, religion, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', government )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
The specter of rapacious Muslim men, plotting a slow genocide of Buddhists through sexual conquest, is actually quite old in Myanmar.
The Islamic State Is Kicking Out Christians
World  (tags: ISIL, religion, religion and politics, world, society, politics, freedoms, middle-east, news, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
Sunni militants aren't putting themselves in good historical company with this latest move, which includes marking Christian homes, expelling their owners, and taking everything they own.
Hamas Kills 160 Palestinian Children, Building Terror Tunnels
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, israel, media, middle-east, palestine, news, politics, iraq, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, vi )

Rahman
- 4 days ago - tabletmag.com
Instead of using money and concrete given to Palestine to build schools and hospitals, Hamas uses that money to build tunnels to terrorize Israelis, and Hamas killed 160 Palestinian children making them build those tunnels. Where is the global outrage?
Hamas' Human Shields Tactics
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, israel, Gaza, media, politics, terrorism, terrorists, Hamas, civilians, world )

Ge
- 4 days ago - honestreporting.com
Palestinians bore their weapons openly, slung over their shoulder, but at least two, disguised as women, were seen walking off with weapons partly concealed under their robes. Another had his weapon wrapped in a baby blanket and held on his chest as
The Roma People's Struggle to Survive
World  (tags: world, society, politics, Refugees&Relief, Roma, discrin=mination, immigration, europe, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 7 days ago - vice.com
Europe's largest ethnic minority--also known as gypsies--has long endured bigotry and abuse. This year, they've been a boon to rightwing politicians who've used them to garner support for anti-immigration policies and achieve significant electoral victories
Iraqi Christians Flee for Their Lives After ISIS Ultimatum
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, iraq, middle-east, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, violence, ISIS, Christians )

Ge
- 10 days ago - israelnationalnews.com
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has emptied Mosul of Christians, Christian leaders lamented earlier this week, after the Islamist group issued them an ultimatum: convert to Islam, pay non-Muslim jhizya taxes - or die.
60 Muslims Sexually Attack Nuns in Bangladesh
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, europe, freedoms, humanrights, news, society, terrorism, violence, world, Islam, Muslims, hate )

Rahman
- 10 days ago - mattersindia.com
60 Muslims in Bangladesh broke into a convent and sexually assaulted a number of nuns, and the nuns were beaten and molested with 3 nuns suffering attempted rape. It is not the first time Muslims have attacked as they try to steal land.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fair and Honest Media Coverage
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, media, ethics, violence, news, israel, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 11 days ago - honestreporting.com
Media coverage of the Middle Est conflict in Gaza has too often been slanted by omissions and bias reporting by media organizations.
Does Haiti Need Tourism? Or Does It Need Justice?
World  (tags: Haiti, tourism, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, news, society )

Cal
- 12 days ago - spiegel.de
Human rights attorney Mario Joseph and Tourism Minister Stéphanie Villedrouin are both trying to improve Haiti, but they are following radically different paths. The one wants justice, the other wants tourism.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Paraguay: The Avá Guaraní Have a Right to Their Land!
World  (tags: world, society, politics, indigenous rights, Refugees&Relief, violence, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 24 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
The Avá Guaraní have been driven from their ancestral land twice in recent weeks by the juggernaut of intensive livestock farming and industrial soy cultivation. Please support the Y'apo community and call on the Paraguayan government to stop the deforest
Ending Extreme Poverty in the World By 2030
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, conflict, death, ethics, food, freedoms, government, India, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, violence )

Kit
- 55 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
World Bank President Jim Kim opened up in a candid conversation with Ali Velshi on Wednesday about the institution's campaign to end extreme poverty in the world by 2030.
Heavy Fighting Rages in Libya's Benghazi
World  (tags: Libya, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, government, Rebellion, politics, society, terrorism, violence )

Kit
- 60 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Heavy fighting between the armed group Ansar al-Shariah and rogue troops loyal to Khalifa Haftar, a former Libyan army general, raged throughout Libya's northeastern city of Benghazi Monday.
Far Right Gains in European Parliament Vote
World  (tags: European Union, Far Right, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, freedoms, politics )

Kit
- 60 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Far-right and anti-European Union parties made sweeping gains in European Parliament elections Sunday -- triggering what one prime minister called a political "earthquake" by those who want to slash the powers of the EU or abolish it altogether.
Torture Remains the World's Dirty Secret, Amnesty Says
World  (tags: torture, Amnesty International, study, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', violence, society, politics, world, news )

Cal
- 60 days ago - ipsnews.net
A survey of 21,000 people from 21 countries reveals fear of torture is present in all of these, and found that the majority of people believe governments should make clear laws against torture.
Tiananmen Square Protest Still Making Waves 25 Years Later
World  (tags: Tiananemen Square protests andmurders, China, 25 Year anniversary, world, violence, society, politics, china, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, ethics, death, conflict, government, humanrights )

Cal
- 60 days ago - smh.com.au
A new generation has been kept ignorant of demonstrations for democracy that happened a quarter of a century ago.
 

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