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Urge Congress to Stop Cuts to Humanitarian Programs
World  (tags: Middle East, Yemen, war, violence, children, suffering, human rights, humanitarian disasters, charity, foreign aid, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
At just 3 years, "Saeed" lives in an abandoned gas station in Syria with his family. After fleeing violence, his family returned to find their home destroyed. Saeed and his family are among the 5.6 million people inside Syria in need of humanitarian aid.
Despite Initial Ban, Israeli Army Has No Objection to Trying Palestinian Teen Tamimi in Open Court
World  (tags: palestine, israel, Ahed Tamimi, Gaby Lasky, human rights, lawyer, slapping, trial, Ofer prison, child detention, children's rights, closed trial, court of first instance, occupation, oppression bad image )

- 4 days ago -
the military prosecution had never objected to opening Tamimi's hearings to the public. "We left the request to open the hearings to the judgment of the court of first instance" But Israel feels that Ahed Tamimi makes the occupation look bad! (As it is!)
Call on Airlines to Stop Supporting Israel's Cruel Deportation of African Asylum Seekers
World  (tags: Middle East, refugees, imprisonment, human rights, petitions )

- 13 days ago -
Tens of thousands of Eritrean and Sudanese asylum seekers are facing an impossible choice in Israel: deportation to a country where their lives will be in danger or indefinite imprisonment. No one should have to make that choice.
Israel: Don't Bulldoze Jaffa's Last Muslim Cemetery!
World  (tags: Middle East, Palestine, human rights, graveyards, petitions )

- 15 days ago -
Israel's high court endorsed the sale of half of the cemetery to an Israeli investment company in 2008 and after years of legal wrangling upheld the sale again in January.
Stop the War on Yemen-Please Sign
World  (tags: Human Rights, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, war )

- 16 days ago -
Yemen is facing a massive humanitarian catastrophe and we need your help to stop it. American aid is crucial to the Saudi war effort, and removing our assistance would limit Saudi attacks and maybe even push them to the negotiating table.
World  (tags: human rights, civil rights, workers, Asia, petitions )

- 17 days ago -
Labour rights activist and former garment worker, Sam Sokha, fled persecution in Cambodia but was forcibly returned. Now she's in prison.
Tell Malaysia to Stop Trying to Change Trans People
World  (tags: LGBTQ, transsexuals, transsexuality, non-binary people, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

- 21 days ago -
We urge you to stop any and all "courses" aimed at changing trans people. Gender identities can't be changed and it's harmful to try to change them.
Amnesty International: Israel Carried Out Extrajudicial Executions, Tortured Children
World  (tags: Gaza Siege, torture, amnesty international, extrajudicial executions of Palestinian , israel, world, Human rights, International, Israeli attacks, News-media, usa aid to israel, BDS, occupation abuse of Palestinian human ri, children, middle-e )

- 22 days ago -
Israeli authorities and armed forces carried out extrajudicial executions, tortured Palestinian prisoners and targeted human rights defenders, Amnesty
McCollum Introduces Legislation to Promote Human Rights for Palestinian Children
World  (tags: Middle East, human rights, civil rights, Palestine, Israel, bills )

- 35 days ago -
Congresswoman Betty McCollum introduced the Promoting Human Rights by Ending Israeli Military Detention of Palestinian Children Act, H.R. 4391 to prevent US tax dollars from supporting the Israeli militaryâEUR(TM)s detention and mistreatment of children.
Support Palestine in DC 2018: Sunday, March 4
World  (tags: Middle East, human rights, demonstrations, protests )

- 36 days ago -
#SupportPalestineInDC2018 Sunday, March 4, 2018 12:00 p.m. at the White House
China: Release Human Rights Lawyer âEUR" Amnesty International Australia
World  (tags: 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', human rights, freedom of speech )

- 52 days ago -
Chinese human rights lawyer Gao Zhisheng has been missing since August 2017. His family hasn't been told where he is or the state of his health. He is at high risk of torture and other ill-treatment.
Brazil âEUR" Stop Dangerous Laws! - Survival International
World  (tags: freedoms, Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

- 55 days ago -
The future of Brazilian tribes hangs in the balance, as politicians debate plans to weaken indigenous land protection.
Tell the UN to Recognize That Progress Can Kill - Survival International
World  (tags: human rights, freedoms, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

- 55 days ago -
Forcing "development" or "progress" on tribal people does not make them happier or healthier. In fact, the effects are disastrous. The most important factor by far for tribal peoples' well-being is whether their land rights are respected.
Guarani Leaders Are Being Killed. Help Us Stop This! - Survival International
World  (tags: human rights, Indigenous Peoples Rights, genocide )

- 55 days ago -
Gunmen are carrying out horrific, systematic, attacks against the Guarani. Guarani leaders are being murdered and houses burned down. Shots are being fired daily. The situation has become Brazil's worst humanitarian crisis.
Petition-For Botswana's 50th Birthday, Respect the Bushmen's Rights - Survival International
World  (tags: Human Rights, violence, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

- 55 days ago -
Over ten years ago, Botswana's High Court ruled that the Central Kalahari Bushmen had been illegally evicted from their ancestral homelands. But today the majority of Bushmen are still forced to apply for one-month permits to stay on their lands.

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