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Surveillance, Paranoia, and Life Under a State of Emergency in France
World  (tags: politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

Cal
- 225 days ago - news.vice.com
What's different for climate activists organizing protests around the COP21 is that France's new state of emergency doesn't distinguish between legal activism and terrorism, making them targets of raids and arrests before they've done anything
Your Smartphone Is Probably Powered By Child Labor at Mines in Africa
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, abuse, child labor, corporate greed, poverty, profits, exploitation, world, society, politics, africa, humanrights )

Cal
- 185 days ago - news.vice.com
Human rights watchdog Amnesty International has accused several tech and auto industry giants of turning a blind eye to child labor. In a damning report released on Tuesday, the organization found that major brands, including Apple, Samsung, Sony, and
Thousands of Children Under Siege in War-Torn Syria
World  (tags: conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Syria, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, violence, society, middle-east, war, politics )

Cal
- 134 days ago - ipsnews.net
Seeing children dying due to a lack of doctors and medicines, and seeing them grow up in a society with no food, schools or text books, is the reality of the daily life of more than 250,000 Syrian children currently under siege in the war-ravaged Middle
Father of Drowned Syrian Toddler Makes Heartfelt Holiday Plea
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, world, violence, middle-east, humanrights, politics, freedoms, children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 210 days ago - takepart.com
Abdullah Kurdi hopes the Christmas spirit will inspire people to open their hearts to those who are fleeing violence.
Fleeing Into TheUnknown: A Journey From Eritrea to England
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

Cal
- 155 days ago - testkitchen.huffingtonpost.com
Every month, thousands of Eritreans attempt to flee repression, torture and indefinite forced conscriptions by embarking on a dangerous journey to Europe
Seeking Justice for Dictatorship Victims. Two Continents Apart. Argentina & South Korea
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, crime, ethics, interesting, politics )

Pablo
- 116 days ago - ipsnews.net
Argentina and South Korea, seeking their truth about the dead produced in respective dictatorships. Disappearances, torture, robberies of babies. A quest that lasts over time and in memory of their peoples.
End Abduction/Rape/Forced Marriages of Minority Girls to Militants in Pakistan - PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, children, crime, ethics, freedoms, society, violence, Islam, Muslims, Christians, Pakistan, forced marriage )

Penny
- 248 days ago - britishpakistanichristians.org
A Christian girl from New Miana Pura Roras Road, Sikandarpura, near Sialkot, has joined the growing list of adolescents to have been forcibly converted to Islam and then married to a Muslim man.
Snowden: Trailer Debuts Online for Oliver Stone-Directed Film About Whistleblower Edward Snowden
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', Oliver Stone, Whistleblower, Edward Snowden, CIA, leaked, classified )

Darren
- 87 days ago - imdb.com
The trailer shows Snowden, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, from his Special Forces training days through his time at the CIA to the events surrounding the 2013 leak of classified documents.
Petition: Let the World Show Support for Bernie Sanders
World  (tags: humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, government, politics, usa, world, GoodNews, humans, UnitedNations, europe, china, asia, middle-east, israel )

Andrea
- 57 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Those of you in the world without voting rights in America, as America has such a large impact on the world and its environment, the citizens of the world can take the opportunity to show their support for Bernie Sanders through this petition.
TAKE ACTION NOW! UN: Call on Ecuador to Stop Criminalization of Indigenous Leaders
World  (tags: indigneous rights, politics, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, society, world, freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 235 days ago - amazonwatch.org
In August the Ecuadorian police and military brutally repressed and arrested indigenous people who were mobilizing to defend their territory and rights. Of the hundreds detained, fifteen still linger in jail without due process
Honduras: Garifuna Communities Resist Eviction and Theft of Land
World  (tags: world, politics, land grabs, forced evictions, greed, indigneous rights, corporate greed, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news, society, government, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 346 days ago - theecologist.org
Along the Atlantic coast of Honduras, Afro-Caribbean Garifuna communities are being forced from their land, as proposals for the creation of mega-tourism projects
ISIS Executes 19 Girls for Refusing to Have Sex With Fighters
World  (tags: Islamic State, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, terrorism, violence, children, girls, women, slaves, Islam, Muslims )

Penny
- 352 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
ISIS executes 19 girls for refusing to have sex with fighters as UN envoy reveals how sex slaves are peddled like barrels of petrol ISIS published price list of captured Yazidi, Christian sex slaves last year
   

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