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The Albino Who Confronted a Witchdoctor
World  (tags: Witchdoctor, Albinism, Africa, Magical Powers, Killing, Body Parts )

Derek
- 8 days ago - bbc.in
Across Africa, in countries such as Tanzania, Malawi and Ebongue's own country, Cameroon, there is a belief that people with albinism bring luck or have magical powers. This has devastating consequences for those with the condition.
African Leaders to Hold Historic Summit on Elephant Poaching
World  (tags: african leadeders, summit on elephant poaching, africa, corruption, crime, death, violence, world )

Lone
- 87 days ago - standard.co.uk
Kenya's president is to host a historic gathering of African leaders to address the elephant poaching crisis at the inaugural meeting of the Giants Club âEUR" the wildlife protection initiative backed by the Evening Standard.
PETITION: Over 200 Girls Are Missing in Nigeria - Please RESCUE THEM .
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, humanrights, crime, violence, war, world, children, freedoms, HumanRights )

Monika
- 112 days ago - change.org
By signing this petition we express our solidarity with the kidnapped girls and implore the world not to forget them, support all efforts to ensure their safe return, and that efforts are made to ensure all schools are safe places to learn, protected ...
Christians Protect Mosques on Friday, Muslims Guard Churches on Sunday
World  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, africa, religion )

Glenn
- 114 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
Christians and Muslims can live together in peace and harmony.
Help Donate Solar LIghts
World  (tags: Africa, Lights, Solar Powered )

Dave
- 116 days ago - greatergood.com
Clicking at Greater Good this week helps send solar lights to children in Africa
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
- 125 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
Nigerians Are Building Fireproof, Bulletproof, And Eco-Friendly Homes With Plastic Bottles And Mud
World  (tags: housing, Nigeria, Africa, recycling, plastics, resourcefulness, resources )

Freya
- 127 days ago - trueactivist.com
These colorful homes are bulletproof and fireproof, and can withstand earthquakes. They also maintain a comfortable temperature, produce zero carbon emissions, and are powered by solar and methane gas from recycled waste.
11 Striking Photos Of The Last African Nomads
World  (tags: africa, freedoms, culture, diversity )

NitaSick
- 128 days ago - trueactivist.com
A German photographerâEUR(TM)s two-year escapade delivered a series of stunning portraits of the last nomads and semi-nomads in Africa.
Help Malawian Girls On Their Path To Success! Urge the United Nations to Give Girls in Malawi the Tools They Need to Achieve
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, freedoms, education, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

NitaSick
- 128 days ago - theliteracysite.greatergood.com
Young girls in the African country of Malawi face tremendous adversity when it comes to achieving personal autonomy. They are not presented with many opportunities to excel in education or professional development.
Accidental Hero: The Muslim Who Saved Jews in Paris Attack
World  (tags: Lassana Bathily, Paris, France, French citizenship, Mali, Africa, Muslim, Charlie Hebdo, Francois Hollande, media, news, world, usa )

Jess
- 139 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Ah, here is my favourite Frenchman, cried President Francois Hollande when he received Bathily at the Elysee Palace
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
- 148 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.
Happy Kwanzaa   video
World  (tags: Africa, Kwanzaa, holidays, celebration, joy, happiness )

Yusuf
- 150 days ago - youtube.com
An informative video on the holiday of Kwanzaa, how it's celebrated and it's origins.
Jewish Malawian MP Slams *Half~Hearted* Apology After Opposition MPs Use Antisemitic Slurs
World  (tags: Malawi, anti-Semitism, racims, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, africa, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence, world )

Penny
- 176 days ago - everyday.antisemitism.uk
David Bisnowaty, a Jewish MP in Malawi has criticised the *half~hearted* apology for antisemitic slurs made by opposition MPs from the Malawi Congress Party (MCP)
In Mali and Rest of Africa, the U.S. Military Fights a Hidden War
World  (tags: Africa, terrorist organizations, secret war, Pentagon, Radisson Blu hotel, Mali, DoD, AFRICOM, SOFAFRICA, State Dept, Brigadier General Donald Bolduc, Special Ops raids, network of bases, secret drone assassinations )

Judy
- 184 days ago - theintercept.com
We all know about several major terrorist groups. But what are the dozens of other groups in Africa that the Pentagon is fighting with more special operations forces, more outposts, and more missions than ever? For the most part, the Pentagon won't say.
 

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