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Lebanon's Syrian Refugees: 'An Entire Generation Is Growing Up With PTSD'
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, Syria, Lebanon, civil war, Refugees&Relief, society, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 2 days ago - globalpost.com
Refugees are everywhere on the streets of downtown Beirut. Women and children in filthy clothes beg for money on nearly every street corner.
When Not To Go To School
World  (tags: educating women, India, world, politics, freedoms, children, society, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 3 days ago - ipsnews.net
In large parts of rural India, the absence of separate toilets for growing girls is taking a toll on their education. Many are unable to attend school during their menstrual cycle.
Stop Female Feticide and Bride Buying
World  (tags: war, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Girls, ACTION PLEASE, Bride buying )

Rose
- 5 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Goal: Stop female feticide and bride buying In the rural areas of India, many families prefer boys over girls, and this preference has resulted in a staggering number of female feticid
Demand Resignation of Rape-Supporting Politicians
World  (tags: violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ACTION PLEASE, Rape, india )

Rose
- 6 days ago - forcechange.com
rget: Kanwaljit Deol, Human Rights Commission of India Goal: Remove rape-promoting politicians from office
TAKE ACTION NOW! Iraq: Don't Legalize Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, ethics, middle-east, iraq, world, society, news )

Cal
- 7 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Any minute now, the Iraqi Council of Representatives will vote to legalize forced child marriage.
Global Human Trafficking, a Modern Form of Slavery
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, Human trafficking numbers )

Rose
- 7 days ago - globalresearch.ca
Steve McQueen, director of this year's Oscar winner for best film "12 Years A Slave," mentioned in his acceptance speech last month that 21 million people are living in slavery today
U.S. Urged to Push World Bank on Human Rights Safeguards
World  (tags: world, politics, usa, Refugees&Relief, loans, World Bank, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, government, ethics )

Cal
- 10 days ago - ipsnews.net
Rights advocates and community leaders, together with some U.S. lawmakers, are urging the United States to take a more robust role in pushing the World Bank to explicitly incorporate human rights into policies that dictate how and when the bank can engage
Stop White Pride Marches
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, Petition, racism )

Rose
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today a white pride march was held in Swansea. I find this totally abhorrent as a native of Swansea and a white welsh woman
Stop Female Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', action alert, stop FGMS, Indonesia )

Rose
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General Goal: Stop the genital mutilation of girls in Indonesia Female genital mutilation (FGM) is a global terror. Hundreds of million of girls have been subjected to this
Seventeen Human Trafficking Cases Involving 71 Victims Were Registered in Jordan 2013, According to a Report Released on Thursda
World  (tags: violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Jordon, human trafficking report )

Rose
- 18 days ago - jordantimes.com
The report indicated that 54 males and 27 females fell victim to the crime of human trafficking last year. The Anti-Human Trafficking National Committee's first report for the years 2009-2013 indicated that 12 human
US Authorises South Sudan Conflict Sanctions
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, crime, death, africa, politics, society, violence, war )

Kit
- 18 days ago - bbc.com
US President Barack Obama has signed an executive order authorising sanctions against anyone aggravating the conflict in South Sudan.
Why Kerry's Mideast Peace Effort Failed
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, freedoms, israel, middle-east, palestine, politics, violence )

Kit
- 18 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Analysis: Goal of simply keeping the two sides talking did not reckon with changing political geography on the ground
Support Women Seeking Justice for Sexual Violence
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Support, women seeking Justice, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 19 days ago - forcechange.com
get: President of Kenya, Uhuru Kenyatta Goal: Support the women of Kenya as they seek justice for acts of sexual Six years ago, a wave of violence involving atrocities such as gang-rape swept through Kenya after the presiden
How I Will End the War: Notes From An Officer on His Way to Afghanistan
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', afghanistan, Afghanistan war, conflict, corruption, death, freedoms, middle-east, politics, usa, violence, world )

Kit
- 20 days ago - thedailybeast.com
An American military officer leaving on one of the last deployments to Afghanistan before the war ends, writes about his experiences in a new feature for The Daily Beast.
Put Child Rapist in Prison
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, usa, Rape of child, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 22 days ago - forcechange.com
t: Judge Jan Jurden Goal: Require child rapist to serve a full sentence in prison The heir to the DuPont fortune, Robert V. Richards IV, was found guilty of raping his three-year-old daughter. However, he will not be spending one day in prison.
 

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