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TAKE ACTION NOW! Protect Aleppo's Children, Now!
World  (tags: children, war, violence, SYRIA, ALEPPO, world, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, ethics, middle-east )

Cal
- 113 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
100 children have been killed in Aleppo since last Friday.
SIGN PLEASE! Pakistan: Protect Women From "Honour" Killings
World  (tags: world, society, women, HumanRights, freedoms, violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 333 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
LetâEUR(TM)s urgently get 1 million of us behind this law before the Oscars on Sunday to ensure SabaâEUR(TM)s story has the global spotlight, and then deliver it directly to the Prime Minister to help him push for a strong law.
Argentine General and 28 Others Sentenced to Life for Crimes Against Humanity -
World  (tags: crimes against humanity, Argentina, world, terrorism, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 140 days ago - occupy.com
An Argentine court last week sentenced former General Luciano Benjamin Menendez to life in prison for crimes against humanity committed at secret Dirty War-era detention centers in the late 1970s
Royal Commission Into NT Youth Detention to Investigate Human Rights Breaches
World  (tags: youth detention abuses, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, royal commission into NT abuses of child )

Animae
- 179 days ago - abc.net.au
Teenage boys were shown being assaulted, stripped naked & tear-gassed at Darwin's Don Dale detention centre, & in one instance shackled & hooded in a chair at a facility in Alice Springs!!!
SYRIA: Stop the Bombs
World  (tags: terrorism, war, politics, middle-east, children, WAR CRIMES, Russian bombing of humanitarian workers , humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 166 days ago - medicsunderfire.org
The repeated targeting of healthcare workers and hospitals by the Russian and Syrian governments are war crimes. We call on you to give SyriaâEUR(TM)s heroic healthcare workers and the communities they serve a zone free from bombing
TAKE ACTION NOW! Cambodia: Sugar for the EU Is Destroying Our Land
World  (tags: land grabs, environment, business, ethics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, world )

Cal
- 349 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Cambodia exports sugar worth millions to Europe under an EU trade deal. The initiative, which was intended to fight poverty in developing countries, has led the sugar industry to grab the land of 12,000 Cambodian small farmers and their families, leavin
Here's What Nepal's 2015 Quake Zone Looks Like Today
World  (tags: Nepal, disaster recovery, politics, government, disaster aid, Refugees&Relief, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 272 days ago - globalpost.com
As Nepal struggles to recover from the deadly earthquake one year ago, many of those who survived are living in makeshift tin shelters with no financial ability to rebuild real homes anytime soon
Historic' Surge of Cubans Crossing Into U.S.
World  (tags: politics, usa, Refugees&Relief, Cuban immigrants, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world )

Cal
- 236 days ago - cnn.com
Experts say several factors are fueling a spike in the number of Cubans to brave this dangerous journey to reach the United States. Chief among them: fear that U.S. policies that put Cubans on a fast track to legal residency could be repealed
Why So Many Iranians Have Come to Hate the Hijab
World  (tags: world, women, dress code, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, iran, ethics )

Cal
- 270 days ago - theguardian.com
Over the years the state crackdown on womenâEUR(TM)s dress has become more of a show to placate the countryâEUR(TM)s hardline base
Argentina's Mapuche Community Stands Up to Benetton in Struggle for Ancestral Lands
World  (tags: native rights, society, politics, violence, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 153 days ago - truth-out.org
After a long history of exploitation and death Argentina's Mapuche community is moving back onto its tribal lands facing new violence from Benetton andits minions.
Clashes in Calais as France Destroys a Major Migrant Camp
World  (tags: world, society, Refugees&Relief, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights )

Cal
- 328 days ago - globalpost.com
Clashes broke out between French riot police and migrants on Monday as authorities began destroying makeshift shelters in the grim shantytown on the edge of Calais
TAKE ACTION NOW! Honor Those Who Stand Up and Speak Out Against Hatred
World  (tags: ethics, morality, human irghts, standing up to evil, John Lewis, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 263 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum bestows its highest honor, the Elie Wiesel Award, to individuals who have taken action to promote human dignity.This year's recipient, Representative John Lewis, is a Civil Rights leader who repeatedly risked his
The Priest Uncovering Hidden Atrocities of the Holocaust
World  (tags: Holocuast, politics, remembrance, genocide, bearing witness, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', terrorism, world, society )

Cal
- 353 days ago - aish.com
Father Patrick Desbois has dedicated his life to unearthing unmarked Jewish mass graves in Eastern Europe.
Thousands of Children Under Siege in War-Torn Syria
World  (tags: conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Syria, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, violence, society, middle-east, war, politics )

Cal
- 318 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
 

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