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URGENT- Salah Hamouri in Court on Sunday. Act Now to Demand His Freedom
World  (tags: Free Salah Hamouri!, administrative detention, Palestinian prisoners solidarity, Palestinian human rights, occupation, president Emanuel Macron, law, israeli petition, media, middle-east, palestine, news, usa, activists )

Jess
- 26 days ago - samidoun.net
It is critical to act quickly to intensify the calls on France to act before the court hearing on Sunday. French-Palestinian activist and human rights defender Salah Hamouri was seized by Israeli occupation forces on Wednesday, 23 August
Floods in India Bangladesh and Nepal Kill 1,200 and Leave Millions Homeless
World  (tags: floods, climate disruption, heavier monsoon rains, India, Bangladesh, Nepal, homeless, destruction )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - independent.co.uk
Authorities say monsoon flooding is one of the worst in region in years. Farmers are left with nothing not event with clean drinking water. Higher temps equals more moisture ie water vapor in the air equals heavier than normal rains.
Calgary: Draft Horses Shipped To Japan To Be Slaughtered For Meat
World  (tags: Canada, Calgary, Alberta, Horses Shipped to Japan for Meat Trade, corruption, death, humans, news, society, violence, world )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
We are becoming aware of the plight of animals raised for profit. We are forming advocacy groups. This is time to expose the terrible cruelties inflicted on animals. Calgary has a dark legacy.
Italy: 100's Of Animals Liberated From A Facility To "Train" Hunters
World  (tags: Italy, Hunter Training Facility, Sabotage, Animal Rescue, corruption, crime, death, interesting, news, society, world )

Fiona
- 16 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
From the Earth First Journal....translated by Earthwire....article about sabotage that rescued 100's of animals. Translated text will be presented below. Go Earthfirst. Go ALF (Animal Liberation Front).
Balearic Islands Vote To End Bull Fighting
World  (tags: Balearic Islands, Spain, bull fighting, Blood Sport, animal rights, Humane society International, GoodNews, humans, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 23 days ago - hsi.org
The Balearic Islands have Balearic have voted in favour of legislative measures to make it impossible to hold bullfights or bull fiestas. The Islands which belong to Spain will not tolerate this blood sport. Note, comment and forward please.
Petition - End Support for Burma's Butchers
World  (tags: Burma, Soldier Brutality, Military massacre, Human Rights Violations, Rohingya, murder, conflict, Ethical Treatment, society, politics )

Kalliope
- 10 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Very few had heard of Rwanda, until 800,000 people were dead. And right now in Burma, the Rohingya community is being hunted down by rampaging bands of soldiers hellbent on murder. It's sickening. They're even beheading tiny children.
North Korea Fires Missile Over Japan
World  (tags: North Korea, Japan, J-Alert, Hokkaido, missile, testing )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - aljazeera.com
Japan condemns launch of ballistic missile, which fell into waters off Hokkaido island, as an unprecedented threat. The Japanese governments J Alert warning system advised people in northern Japan to take precautions.
Israeli Authorities Demolished a Palestinian School Hours Before the Children's First Day Back (VIDEO)   video
World  (tags: Palestine, demolition, schools, West Bank, new school year, oppression, occupation, Israel )

Evelyn
- 22 days ago - facebook.com
If you want to destroy a people, destroy the schools where the next generation is going to learn. Oppression is made of multiple actions like this. How can peace be built when occupiers destroy systematically what is needed for stability?
Photographer Snaps Photo He Wishes Didn't Exist
World  (tags: plastic pollution, seahorse clings to q-tip, oceans, pollution, plastic, environment )

Philippa
- 6 days ago - msn.com
A California-based nature photographer, nominated for wildlife photographer of year, wishes the photo he's nominated for "didn't exist."  Justin Hofman's photo of a tiny seahorse clinging to a pink plastic cotton swab highlights plastic pollution.
Haaretz: Israeli Party Approves Annexation Plan to Coerce Palestinian Departure
World  (tags: injustice, disrespect of human rights, israel, extreme-right, policies, strategy, plan, planning, Palestine, cleansing, annexation, Human Rights, discrimination, racism )

Evelyn
- 7 days ago - haaretz.com
With a stamp of Netanyahu approval, right-wing party conference discusses their plan to annex the Palestinian territories and offer a surrender-or-transfer ultimatum
HAND IN HAND: A Benefit for Hurricane Relief Telethon
World  (tags: Hurricane Relief, worldwide, donations, hand-in-hand-benefit-telethon )

Barb
- 10 days ago - handinhand2017.com
Text GIVE to 800777 to give $25 or call 1-800-258-6000
Louisiana: The Floating Pipeline Protest Prepares To Take On The Black Snake
World  (tags: louisiana, Pipeline Protests, Bayous, Wetlands, Drinking Water, Health Hazard, HumanRights, humans, news, society, world )

Fiona
- 5 days ago - thinkprogress.org
The pipeline would pass through eight watersheds and many fragile wetlands. Bayou Lafourche is a sleepy 65-mile stretch of water once lined with slave plantations. Now 300,000 need this drinking water.
Samaritans Purse - Share This So Others May Help - Hurricane Harvey
World  (tags: Samaritans Purse, Hurricane Harvey, USA, volunteers, emergency aid )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - spvolunteernetwork.samaritanspurse.org
Mobilizes staff and equipment and enlists thousands of volunteers to provide emergency aid to victims of tornadoes, hurricanes, wildfires, floods, and other natural disasters in the United States.
 

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