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Stand With Farmers Protecting Their Land From Mining! ACTION
World  (tags: Máxima Acuña Chaupe, human rights, abuse, harrassmant, Peru, Newmount Mining )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Máxima and her family are still subject to harassment. Just last week, police officers and private security forces backed by Newmont's Peruvian subsidiary invaded her home and destroyed parts of her house.
Free the Al Jazeera Staff ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, journalists in Egypt, Tora Prison, Al Jazeera, freedoms, Court of Cassation, Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed )

Nancy
- 27 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Update 2/1/15: After 400 days in Tora Prison, Peter Greste has been deported from Egypt. He has flown to Cyprus on his way home to Australia. Although this news comes as a welcome relief, the world must not forget the continuing ordeal of his Al Jazeera
Add Your Voice to Our Lobby Day Efforts for Tibet! ACTION US
World  (tags: voices for Tibet, corruption, Tibet, freedoms, ethics, world, human rights )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - action.savetibet.org
Tibetans inside Tibet need your voice to be heard in Washington! I invite you to join us in speaking out for Tibet as part of Tibet Lobby Day 2015.
ISIS Boasted Of These Christians' Deaths. Here Are The Lives They Lived ~ TEXT, PHOTOS, and VIDEOS
World  (tags: Human Rights, violence, Egypt, Christians, ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, society, death, crime, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, terrorism, news, humans, world )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Death is everywhere in Al Aour. When a video surfaced late Sunday showing Islamic State fighters beheading 21 men in Libya, it seemed no family here was spared. 13 of the victims hailed from this dusty Egyptian town, roughly three hours south of Cairo.
Israel Contorts Law to "Excuse" Attacks on Gaza's Civilians
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, war, violence, war crimes, death, ethics, government, crime, corruption, international law, UN, Israeli Policy, humans )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - electronicintifada.net
A new report by the Israeli human rights group B'Tselem examines how Israel came to permit the widespread targeting of homes last summer. The report concludes that Israel violated international law but suggests it may not have violated its own policies.
Israel Turns Off Power to Hundreds of Thousands of Palestinians in the Dead of Winter
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, winter cold, tax revenue withheld, retaliation, ICC, ethics, government, society, Refugees&Relief, politics, crime, freedoms )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Hundreds of thousands of Palestinians are cashed strapped this winter because Israel is withholding $240 million in tax revenue to the Palestinian Authority as punishment for joining the ICC.
TAKE ACTION: Abdallah Abu Rahma's Sentencing Postponed to 23 February ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, politics, freedoms, government, ethics, violence, news, society )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - samidoun.ca
Palestinian human rights defender Abdallah Abu Rahma, chair of the Bil'in Popular Committee Against the Wall, was to be sentenced by an Israeli military court on 8 February on charges of "disturbing a soldier" for participating in a protest in 2012.
Tell John Kerry to Call on El Salvador to Free #Las17 ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, El Salvadore, women's rights, abortion convictions, world )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Seventeen Salvadoran women, known as Las 17, have been wrongfully convicted of homicide after a miscarriage or pregnancy complicationâEUR"and 15 of them remain behind bars, serving up to 40 years.
Syrian Regime Executes 10 Children of Rebel Fighters: Human Rights Monitor
World  (tags: Human Rights, world, violence, Syria, rebels, Assad regime, crime, death, ethics, middle-east, news, government, freedoms, children, war )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - rawstory.com
Ten children were among at least 48 people killed in a Syrian village this week when regime forces executed six families of rebel fighters, a monitoring group said on Saturday.
Another Tragedy of Israel's Immoral African Refugee Policy
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Israeli African refugee policy, world, government, ethics, freedoms, crime, death, politics, society, corruption, Refugees&Relief, news, humans )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - haaretz.com
Israel is the least moral country in the world when it comes to awarding asylum to those who deserve it, UN numbers show. The High Court of Justice must hurry up and close the Holot detention facility.
Shocking Photos of Everyday North Korean Life ~ TEXT and PHOTOS
World  (tags: North Korea, Human Rights, photos, poverty, malnutrition, freedoms, society, ethics, politics, government, humans, children, corruption, media )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - ba-bamail.com
North Korea works hard to controls its image as a modern and righteous country. Lafforgues shots reveal a strikingly different reality. Here are some photos showing a land the rest of the world rarely gets to see.
Jailed Al-Jazeera Journalist Mohamed Fahmy Could Be Freed Within Hours
World  (tags: Egypt, Al-Jazeera, Human Rights, civil liberties, prisoners, journalists, violence, politics, freedoms, middle-east, society, ethics, news, crime )

Carrie
- 26 days ago - theguardian.com
Mohamed Fahmy, one of two al-Jazeera journalists still held in Egypt, could be freed within hours after it was revealed that he has renounced his Egyptian citizenship.
Gaza's Fishermen Confront Multiple Dangers
World  (tags: Gaza, Israel, Israeli Navy, violence, Human Rights, ethics, politics, government, news, society, freedoms, conflict, humans )

Carrie
- 24 days ago - al-monitor.com
Fishermen in the Gaza beach face many risks, namely, arrest and gunfire from the Israeli navy despite the truce signed between the Palestinians and Israel during cease-fire deliberations in August 2014 in Cairo.
 

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