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Thais Bring Children to the Insurrection, Despite Recent Deaths
World  (tags: world, politics, conflict, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, news )

Cal
- 416 days ago - globalpost.com
The uprising kits kids out in anti-government kitsch, and targets the prime minister's 10-year-old.
Ultra-Orthodox Jews Protest Pending Israeli Draft
World  (tags: world, politics, israel, reliion, draft, Orthodox Jews Jewish education, news, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, ethics, government )

Cal
- 431 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews blocked highways across Israel Thursday to protest attempts to draft them into the army, clashing with club-wielding police who aimed water cannons and fired stun grenades at large crowds of black-garbed men.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Punish the Monster in Yongin Who Illegally Captured, Brutally Slaughtered, Burned Alive Countless Stray An
World  (tags: asia, death, violence, world, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, killed, sadness, suffering, slaughter, cruelty, death, animals, wildlife, crime, sadness, internet, media, movies )

Kelly
- 437 days ago - change.org
We are shocked and appalled by the grotesque acts of a man in Yongin, South Korea (http://en.yongin.go.kr/) who has been illegally capturing, brutally tormenting, burning alive, shooting in cold-blood and slaughtering countless stray and wild animals,
Protesters Resist An 'Indian Fukushima'
World  (tags: asia, government, India, Japan, nuclear plant, protest, Fukushima )

Naoko
- 439 days ago - ipsnews.net
"It would appear that the two countries were only waiting for the anger over the Fukushima disaster to cool down,"
Outcry in New Delhi After Student Beaten to Death in 'Hate Crime'
World  (tags: humanrights, crime, asia, violence, India, beatings, racial discrimination, hate crime )

Naoko
- 439 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
NEW DELHI - The beating and subsequent death in New Delhi of a university student from India's remote northeast has sparked a furious outcry against racism and criticism of police in the Indian capital.
Stop Bride-Kidnapping in Kyrgyzstan ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, bride kidnapping, freedoms, Asia, Kyrgyzstan, crime, world )

Nancy
- 445 days ago - forcechange.com
Though bride-kidnapping is outlawed, the Country Report for Human Rights Practice states that as many as 12,000 cases of bride-kidnappings occur each year in Kyrgyzstan, sometimes with girls as young as 14. Any attempts at rejecting the marriage or...
China Jails Prominent Rights Activist for Four Years - Behind The Wall
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, china, humanrights, HumanRights )

Glenn
- 446 days ago - behindthewall.nbcnews.com
More civil rights violations in China.
Take Action:Help End the Persecution of the Rohingya in Burma
World  (tags: congress, ethics, freedoms, usa, abuse, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, freedoms, death, humanrights, HumanRights, violence, world, society )

JL
- 447 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Many groups in Burma continue to suffer from extraordinary discrimination. The Rohingya - often considered the world's most persecuted people - offer the starkest example, as they have been systematically targeted by the Burmese government.
Demand An End to India's Rape Epidemic
World  (tags: humanrights, world, violence, asia, Action please, Rape )

Rose
- 452 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: Dr. Manmohan Singh, Prime Minister of India Goal: Demand comprehensive action from the Indian government to address the country's rape crisis
Tension Mounts in Thailand After Blast Wounds 36 Protesters
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, conflict, death, ethics, HumanRights, government, humanrights, politics, society, world, violence )

JL
- 453 days ago - reuters.com
Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban blamed the government for the attack and said it would not dent the morale of thousands who on Monday stepped up a two-month agitation, bringing parts of Bangkok to a standstill and occupying ministries.
Demand Justice for Gang-Raped Tourist
World  (tags: asia, violence, humanrights, Demand justice for rape victim petition )

Rose
- 453 days ago - forcechange.com
rget: Pranab Mukherjee, The President of India Goal: Demand justice for the Danish female tourist who was gang raped in New Dehli, India and demand India's government provide stricter penalties to protect rape victms
Protect China's Farmers From Toxic Waste - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, china, death, ethics, government, politics, health )

Beverly
- 460 days ago - forcechange.com
Lower the domestic demand for cheap toxic metals made in China.
Demand Release of Wrongfully Detained Demonstrators - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, crime, corruption, government, asia, world, violence, terrorism, politics )

Beverly
- 460 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Release Cambodian garment workers violently arrested during strike.
Protect Child Refugees in Thailand
World  (tags: humanrights, children, asia, ACTION PLEASE Trafficking camps )

Rose
- 461 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra Goal: Provide shelters for children escaping from Burma, and terminate dangerously unsanitary trafficking camps
Malaysia's Islamic Authorities Seize Bibles as Allah Row Deepens
World  (tags: religion, intolerance, Malaysia, asia, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms, conflict, politics, society, world )

Cal
- 471 days ago - reuters.com
Islamic authorities in Malaysia on Thursday seized 321 Bibles from a Christian group because they used the word Allah to refer to God, signaling growing intolerance that may inflame ethnic and religious tension in the Southeast Asian country.
 

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