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Why Isn't A Possible Lynching in NC National News? ACTION
World  (tags: Lennon Lacy, North Carolina, lynching?, crime, society, children, family, human rights, federal investigation needed )

Nancy
- 7 hours ago - dailykos.com
On August 29, the body of 17 year old Lennon Lacy was found hanging from a children's swing set in 'a predominantly white' mobile home park in rural Bladenboro, North Carolina (population 1,750). Lennon Lacy was African American.
Your Support Urgently Needed: The FDA Continues to Ignore Tribal Governments ACTION
World  (tags: American Indians, indigenous rights, government, water standards, agriculture, FDA, corruption, human rights )

Nancy
- 8 hours ago - org2.salsalabs.com
FDA has been repeatedly reminded of the obligation for tribal consultation not only by tribes themselves, but also by national organizations like the National Congress of American Indians and First Nations Development Institute.
Israel Shuts Dr Gilbert Out From Gaza for Life
World  (tags: Dr Mads Gilbert, Norwegian physician, Gaza, Gaza war, Shifa hospital, human rights, Israel, entry ban, dirty secrets )

Angelika
- 6 days ago - thelocal.no
A Norwegian doctor, Mads Gilbert, has been hit with a lifetime ban from entering Gaza by the Israeli government. Israeli authorities cited "security reasons" for shutting Doctor Gilbert out from the Gaza Strip.
Tools of Torture: Sale Must End Now! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, EU, torture, torture tools, Amnesty International, violence, society, government, ethics, crime, death, freedoms, world )

CarrieSIC
- 10 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Sign our petition to the EU:Thumb screws, spiked batons, leg irons and neck shackles. These instruments of torture aren't just confined to the history books - they're being used every day in torture chambers, police stations, military barracks and...
Theft ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, tax evasion, G20 leaders, world, money laundering, poverty, embezzlement )

Nancy
- 11 days ago - one.org
More than a trillion dollars is being siphoned out of developing countries every year. It's the biggest heist you've never heard of. TELL G20 LEADERS TO END THE TRILLION DOLLAR SCANDAL
Israeli Forces Shoot Dead Palestinian Youth in Galilee (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, violence, murder, police, crime, death, ethics, news, middle-east, government )

CarrieSIC
- 11 days ago - maannews.net
A young Palestinian citizen of Israel died on Saturday morning after being shot in the chest by Israeli police during an arrest raid in a village north of Nazareth. Israeli police claimed in a statement that the Hamdan had been wielding a knife.
Expert Q&A: Unrest in Occupied East Jerusalem
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, East Jerusalem, Human Rights, world, violence, middle-east, news, freedoms, conflict )

CarrieSIC
- 13 days ago - imeu.org
For context on recent violence and unrest in occupied East Jerusalem, the IMEU offers the following Q&A with Ingrid Jaradat Gassner of the Civic Coalition for Palestinian Rights in Jerusalem.
After 13 Years Imprisoned Without Charge, Man Released From Guantanamo
World  (tags: War & Peace, U.S., Guantanamo, Human Rights )

Judy
- 15 days ago - commondreams.org
A man held at the Guantánamo Bay prison for nearly 13 years without charge has been transferred to his home country of Kuwait.
Egypt to Demolish More Than 800 Homes for Sinai-Gaza Buffer Zone
World  (tags: world, Egypt, Gaza, Palestinians, buffer zone, Israel, Human Rights, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, news, violence, conflict, government, politics )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - haaretz.com
The Egyptian cabinet said on Monday that 1,156 families will be evacuated along the country's eastern border with the Gaza Strip, as part of an operation to set up a buffer zone to stop weapons trafficking between Egypt and the Palestinian territories.
ISIS Executions: 1,000 Iraqi Civilians Killed In ISIS-Controlled Towns Since June ~ Hundreds More Found In Mass Graves (TEXT and
World  (tags: ISIL/ISIS/Daesh, violence, Iraq, Human Rights, middle-east, freedoms, death, ethics, terrorism )

CarrieSIC
- 17 days ago - ibtimes.com
That number does not include the more than 820 people found in mass graves and in rivers in Iraq during the same period of time. The rate of executions per month increased dramatically every month from July to October, indicating a possible parallel...
Mexico Captures Fugitive Mayor, Wife Accused Of Ordering Students' Disappearance
World  (tags: Mexico, missing students, violence, Human Rights, freedoms, government, ethics, politics, world, society, corruption, news )

CarrieSIC
- 18 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Mexican police have captured a fugitive former mayor and his wife who the government says were the probable masterminds behind the abduction of 43 student teachers feared massacred in September, officials said on Tuesday.
ISIS Beheads Four Journalists In Mosul: Reports (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, violence, crime, death, ethics, Human Rights, Mosul, journalists, children, torture, middle-east, news, freedoms )

CarrieSIC
- 18 days ago - ibtimes.com
The Islamic State group beheaded four journalists in Iraq, according to German news agency DPA. Residents of Iraq's northern city of Mosul said militants delivered four bodies to medical officials Tuesday.Their names and nationalities have not yet been...
Stand With Nigeria: Stop Water Privatization! ACTION
World  (tags: water privatization, human rights, Nigeria, freedoms, world, government )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
Time and again -- in the Philippines, Indonesia, India, and other countries around the world -- we've seen water privatization projects fail. Now, we need to stop water privatization in Lagos, Nigeria -- the largest city in Africa.
Canada Accused of Failing to Prevent Overseas Mining Abuses
World  (tags: human rights, indigenous righrts, world, Canada, government, abuse, abuses )

Cal
- 20 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Canadian government is failing either to investigate or to hold the country's massive extractives sector accountable for rights abuses committed in Latin American countries, according to petitioners who testified here Tuesday before an international t
Woman Hanged In Iran Sent Family Chilling Message
World  (tags: Reyhaneh Jabbari, human rights, abuse, hanging in Iran, death, world, violence, family )

Nancy
- 25 days ago - msn.com
An Iranian woman who was executed on Saturday despite international pleas for clemency left her family a heartbreaking message several months before her death.
 

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