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End Inhumane Treatment Of Asylum Seekers In Australia ACTION
World  (tags: ssylum seekers, Australia, indefinite detention, human rights, freedoms, ethics, health )

Nancy
- 20 days ago - communityrun.org
Asylum seekers are subjected to long-term and sometimes indefinite detention, often in remote locations. This causes anxiety, illness, self-harm and suicide.
Philippines Sugar Organizer Murdered ACTION
World  (tags: Rolando Pango, sugar plantation, United Sugar Producers Federation of the, Hacienda Salud, business, crime, world, human rights )

Nancy
- 12 days ago - iuf.org
"This is a grim reminder that in certain industries and sectors like sugar plantations the Philippines is a dangerous place for trade unionists," said Josua Mata, General Secretary of IUF-affiliated union federation SENTRO and co-convener of NAGKAISA...
Ireland's 'New Poor' Need Food Banks to Eat
World  (tags: hunger Ireland, world, human rights, politics )

Cal
- 16 days ago - vice.com
Last week, Ireland opened a giant food bank to cope with the 600,000 people living in food poverty. According to data on Material Deprivation published by the European Commission, Ireland comes in at number three on the list of most deprived countries in
Free Dr. Stacey Addison! ACTION
World  (tags: Dr. Stacey Addison, East Timor, government, justice, innocence, world, freedoms, human rights )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - change.org
For nearly 2 months, waiting in agony and willing to cooperate, Stacey and her lawyer heard nothing from the authorities. Suddenly, on October 28th she was rearrested without a charge and taken to a women's prison.
Good News! Afghan Authorities Commit to Ensure Brishna's Safety
World  (tags: human rights, Brishna, rapist convicted, Afghanistan, children, female rights )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - blog.amnestyusa.org
Victory! Following the sentencing of Brishna's rapist, Afghan authorities have now committed to ensuring Brishna's protection.
UPDATE: Israeli Cabinet Backs Bill Enshrining 'Jewish State' Into Law
World  (tags: Human Rights, Netanyahu, Israel, Arab citizens, violence, society, government, politics, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, world, corruption )

Carrie
- 28 days ago - rawstory.com
Critics, who include the government's top legal adviser, say the proposed change to the laws that act as Israel's effective constitution could institutionalize discrimination against its 1.7 million Arab citizens.
Urgent ACTION: The Guarani Need Their Land!
World  (tags: human rights, ancestral land, indigenous tribe, Guarani, Paraguay, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil )

Nancy
- 27 days ago - us1.campaign-archive1.com
Guarani leaders are singled out, attacked and killed by ranchers' gunmen as a result of their campaign for their ancestral land to be mapped out and returned to them.
15 Reasons Why Netanyahu Could Lose the Next Israeli Elections
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, U.S., Europe, world, violence, politics, government, ethics, corruption, news, middle-east, freedoms, interesting )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - haaretz.com
The news that Israel is heading for new elections - confirmed on Tuesday with the sacking of both Yair Lapid and Tzipi Livni from the cabinet - has been greeted with a collective groan, especially on the left.
Urgent ACTION: Stop the Killing of Papuans
World  (tags: violence, human rights, Papuans, Jakarta, Indonesian police, President Widodo, indigenous people, 5 teenagers, society, crime, death )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - us1.campaign-archive2.com
Please email President Widodo, urging him investigate the recent killing of five teenagers and to ensure that those responsible are brought to justice; to end human rights violations in the region and to enter into dialogue with the Papuan people.
Qatar and Terror
World  (tags: Qatar, terrorism, Human Rights )

David
- 27 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Leaders of Western states sit down with the largest financiers of terrorism in the world, offer them help, take as much money as they can, and smile for the cameras. Has the reputation for the mistreatment & effective slavery of much of its workforce.
Pssst! Is Israel Going Crazy?
World  (tags: Israel, government, freedoms, Human Rights, Palestine, Hamas, politics, violence, ethics, society, middle-east, interesting, conflict, corruption )

Carrie
- 20 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Fabricated images of the president of Israel, top ministers and the police chief dressed in Nazi uniforms were published on the Internet on Sunday as a protest against their objection to a controversial bill that defines Israel as a Jewish state...
Campaign for a Tolerant Society in Pakistan - PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE
World  (tags: Pakistan, Peshawar school, Taliban, education, peace, tolerance, pluralism, quality education, Human Rights )

Evelyn
- 3 days ago - petitionbuzz.com
We are dismayed and shocked at this most heinous crime against children. The question is: how do we respond? We believe that quality education which ingrains the values of peace, tolerance and pluralism is the only answer.
Stop Genocide Now ACTION Page
World  (tags: genocide, human rights, violence, world, Darfur, Sudan, terrorism, war, death, conflict, corruption )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - stopgenocidenow.org
Stop Genocide Now (SGN) seeks to change the way the world responds to genocide by putting a face to the numbers of dead, dying and displaced.
My Mother Is in Prison for Standing Up for Human Rights. An Amnesty International Write for Rights Case
World  (tags: human rights, amnesty international, china, anti-corruption, Liu Ping )

Kathryn
- 20 days ago - blog.amnestyusa.org
An Amnesty International story about how an act of kindness transformed Liu Ping from a factory worker into an anti-corruption activist in China. Her daughter, 22-year-old Liao Minyue, tells their story. Look for " Please take action now" at bottom.
"Palestine Is Not An Environment Story"
World  (tags: Civil liberties, Human Rights, censorship, geo-politics, environment, energy, special interests, Gaza, Palestine, Israel, Leviathon fields, gas )

Evelyn
- 13 days ago - commondreams.org
How I was censored by The Guardian newspaper for writing about Israel's war for Gaza's gas. Ultimately, mainstream media remains under the undue influence of powerful special interests, whether financial, corporate or ideological.
 

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