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Justice for Murdered and Medically Neglected Transgender Activist
World  (tags: Human Rights, UN Human Rights Charter of 1948, We Are All One! )

Peter
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Target: Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, Governor, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan! Goal: Punish murderers who shot and killed a young transgender activist. A 23 year old transgender activist in northern Pakistan has died after being shot six times and....
Stop Military Sexaul Assault
World  (tags: human rights, world, sexual assault petition )

Rose
- 2 days ago - share.credoaction.com
Subject: Thought you might be interested in this petition about sexual assault in the military There is
CANADA: Sign the Global Treaty to End Torture!
World  (tags: Human Rights, torture )

Dimitris
- 27 days ago - e-activist.com
30 YEARS AGO THE WORLD AGREED TO BAN THE USE OF TORTURE, but it still thrives in more than 100 countries, behind closed doors and in hidden corners of prisons and detention centres where no one is watching.
Here's What Happens When a U.S. Senator Calls for Israel to Be Held Accountable for Atrocities
World  (tags: Israel, Egypt, human rights, atrocities, military, foreign aid )

Freya
- 51 days ago - alternet.org
Sen. Patrick Leahy wants Israel and Egypt investigated for brutal killings committed with American military aid.
WhoâEUR(TM)s Killing Civilians In Syria?
World  (tags: Syria, deaths, conflict, crime, human rights, children, world )

Nancy
- 55 days ago - whoiskillingciviliansinsyria.org
Haaretz: Rabbis for Human Rights Website Hacked - Then Suspended
World  (tags: israel, peace activists, Human Rights, Rabbis for Human Rights, hacked, threats, justice, religious leaders )

Evelyn
- 74 days ago - haaretz.com
ClubVPS, Rabbis for Human Rights website host, suspended their account last week after a series of hacker attacks disabled the site. Shortly after, the new hosting company received a warning message in Hebrew, demanding that it cease providing services
U.S. Made Cluster Bomb Use By Saudis in Yemen
World  (tags: cluster bombs, USA, Saudi Arabia, international treaty, Yemen, human rights )

Dandelion
- 80 days ago - nytimes.com
Human Rights Watch released a report Sunday providing new indications that Saudi Arabia has fired American-made cluster munitions, banned by international treaty, in civilian areas of Yemen, and said their use may also violate United States law.
Cartoon: If Trump Were a Syrian Refugee
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, Trump, Human Rights, freedoms, conflict, death, ethics, middle-east, society, politics, world )

Carrie
- 83 days ago - dailykos.com
I don't have much to say about Donald Trump's repugnant comments about immigrants, aside from the suggestion that he use some of his billions to buy a clue about the desperation that drives people into these situations.
A Tale of Two Arab Women Parliamentarians: One Israeli and One Palestinian
World  (tags: Knesset, PA, Hanin Zoabi, Najat Abu Bakr, Arab women parliamentarians, human rights, political rights )

Patricia
- 86 days ago - unitedwithisrael.org
What do Hanin Zoabi and Najat Abu Bakr have in common? Both women are outspoken members of parliement - Zoabi in Israel and Abu Bakr in the Palestinian territories. But that is pretty much where the similarities end when it comes to their treatment.
Pakistan: Protect Women From "Honour" Killings ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: human rights, women's rights, violence, society, world, crime )

Beverly
- 89 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Join the campaign to end honour killings in Pakistan
5 of the Most Appalling Acts of Incitement From Israel This Week
World  (tags: Bigotry, extra-judicial killings, Human Rights, Israel, Racism, refugees, World )

Lynn
- 94 days ago - politicsplus.org
The worst cases of racism to emerge from Israel this week demonstrate how non-Jewish minority groups are maligned and demonized ...
Video Shows Execution of Palestinian in Jerusalem ~ VIOLENT VIDEO
World  (tags: world, violence, human rights, Israel, Palestine, society, freedoms, news, politics, government, death, ethics, conflict, middle-east )

Carrie
- 97 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The video shows a Border Police officer shooting at the man, who falls to the ground. Then several other heavily armed officers shoot dozens of bullets into the body of the man as he lies on the ground and as passersby hurry away from the scene.
Radio Reporter Murdered in the Philippines
World  (tags: human rights, Impunity Index, journalist murder, Elvis Ordaniza, world, crime )

Nancy
- 98 days ago - view.s4.exacttarget.com
"Elvis Ordaniza's murder is the most recent in a long chain of killings in the Philippines, making it one of the most dangerous places in the world to be a journalist," said Bob Dietz, CPJ's Asia program coordinator. "Police must investigate the murder-
China's Reach Over Fleeing Dissidents Is Expanding Worldwide
World  (tags: world, society, politics, repression, human rights, china )

Cal
- 111 days ago - globalpost.com
Flee China if you dare. But know that, even in foreign lands, your criticism of the Communist Party may be punished if Chinese agents find you and spirit you back to the mainland.
 

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