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So Are Living the Syrians, Who Failed to Escape War.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, crime, death, middle-east, news, society, war, violence )

Pablo
- 196 days ago - clarin.com
Squeezed into tiny rooms, buildings under construction or in rickety trucks. More than 2.3 million homes were destroyed. They lived 7 million people. The last refuge of Abu Zyad, a vendor of cigarettes arrived to the capital in 2012, fleeing the fighting
The Syrian City Where Population & Kids Eat Plants - Civil War - Madaya City.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, death, middle-east, war )

Pablo
- 196 days ago - clarin.com
Besieged by the forces of Assad 181 days ago. A kilo of rice $ 200. People began to eat cats and insects, until only the leaves. Now there is only water, salt and snow. Today is where people literally dying of hunger.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CANADA: Support Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, First Nations, women, crime, world, humanrights, freedoms, politics )

Cal
- 203 days ago - gopetition.com
Indigenous women make up for 4.3 percent of CanadaâEUR(TM)s female population, 16 percent of female homicides, account for 11 percent of missing women, and 1,200 aboriginal women have been murdered or have vanished since 1980.
Christians in Nigeria: Having Nothing But Everything
World  (tags: Nigeria, Christians, Islam, Muslims, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 207 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Justice is in short supply in northern Nigeria. In 2013, there were over 200 Christian churches in the thriving Gwoza area. By the middle of 2014, there were almost none left.
Grim Life for Christians in Muslim Pakistan
World  (tags: Christians, Muslims, Pakistan, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 207 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
*Often in these cases the police take no action or, worse, side with the rapists. Christian families or witnesses are pressured to withdraw complaints.* ~ Sardar Mushtaq Gill, Pakistani lawyer and human rights activist.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Prime Minister Trudeau: Bring Refugees to Canada, Don't Listen to the Voices of Hate and Fear.
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 208 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
By signing this petition you are making a statement, namely how strongly you believe immigrants and refugees, especially Muslims, are NOT terrorists.
PETITION-Robert Must Stay-A Right To Be Gay!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, europe, HumanRights, ethics, freedoms, humans )

Monika
- 209 days ago - change.org
Robert Kityo is a young gay man from Uganda who is seeking sanctuary in the United Kingdom due to the homophobic Ugandan regime's treatment of LGBT people which imprisons us for life simply for how we love.
Ban Ki-Moon Admitted Anti-Israel Bias in the UN
World  (tags: UN, bias, anti-Israel, anti-Semitism, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, israel, middle-east, politics, terrorism, UnitedNations, world )

Penny
- 214 days ago - algemeiner.com
In a rare admission, United Nations Secretary~General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday that there is U.N. bias against Israel.
Surveillance, Paranoia, and Life Under a State of Emergency in France
World  (tags: politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

Cal
- 224 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
With US Help, Saudi Arabia Is Obliterating Yemen
World  (tags: Yemen, civil war, Saudi Arabia, civilian deaths, world, politics, violence, war, middle-east, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government )

Cal
- 234 days ago - globalpost.com
The airstrikes have been relentless since March, a period now of eight months. They are supposed to be targeting a local rebel group, but appear largely indiscriminate, regularly hitting civilian targets. Thousands of people have been killed.
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
- 234 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
CanadaâEUR(TM)s Health Minister Studying Marijuana Legalization Models
World  (tags: goodnews, healthy, Canada, cannabis, legalization, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humans, interesting, news, politics, medicine, AlternativeMed, Body-Mind-Spirit, illness, research, society, treatment )

Barbara
- 236 days ago - marijuana.com
Canada's brand new top health official is actively looking into the best way for the country to legalize marijuana. Minister of Health Jane Philpott, who assumed office a little more than three weeks ago, told the CBC that government scientists are ...
Why Myanmar's Massive Jade Industry Is So Deadly
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', slave labor, mines, jade mies, Myanmarworld )

Cal
- 242 days ago - globalpost.com
MyanmarâEUR(TM)s jade mines are among the bleakest places in all of Asia. In these zones, death is so common and lawlessness so obscene that the government forbids almost all outsiders from coming to take a look.

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