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David Haines: Islamic State Group Video Shows Beheading of British Worker (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: violence, ISIS, world, David Haines, Human Rights, crime, death, ethics, government, politics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - thestar.com
Islamic State extremists released a video showing the beheading of British aid worker David Haines, who was abducted in Syria last year, and British Prime Minister David Cameron late Saturday condemned his slaying as "an act of pure evil."
Israel Surveils and Blackmails Gay Palestinians to Make Them Informants
World  (tags: world, society, freedoms, Israel, Human Rights, blackmail, Gay Palestinians, government, ethics, crime, corruption, middle-east, violence, news )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Israel has sold itself internationally as a gay Mecca. Well here's a new spin on that claim: reports that Israeli intelligence pried into Palestinians' phone calls and internet activity so as to identify and blackmail Palestinian gays and turn them...
Term 'Islamic State' Is Slur on Our Faith, Say Leading Muslims
World  (tags: Human Rights, religion, Islamic State, Jihadists, Muslims, ethics, freedoms, government, media, middle-east, violence, world, death, news, interesting )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - rawstory.com
Imams call on David Cameron and others to stop using phrase, which they say gives credibility to a terrorist organisation. Use of the jihadists' preferred title, they argue today, gives credibility to the Sunni militants and slurs the Islamic faith.
Reservists From Elite IDF Intel Unit Refuse to Serve Over Palestinian 'Persecution'
World  (tags: Israel Palestine, Human Rights, IDF, politics, interesting, government, ethics, freedoms, violence, world, society, conflict, crime, death, corruption )

Carrie
- 8 days ago - haaretz.com
"We, veterans of Unit 8200, reserve soldiers both past and present, declare that we refuse to take part in actions against Palestinians and refuse to continue serving as tools in deepening the military control over the Occupied Territories."
NEW ZEALAND: Kidnapped Converts From Islam Being Taken Back to Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Human Rights, Islam, Kidnapping, Saudi Arabia, New Zealand )

Beth
- 10 days ago - stuff.co.nz
Sharia commands that Muslim apostates be executed. All over the world converts are being murdered or kidnapped first. Here in New Zealand, wheelchair bound Saudi refugee convert Khalid Alzahrani, is one of two who have disappeared, whisked to Saudi Arabia
Uncovering Atrocities Committed By Nigerian Security Forces
World  (tags: Nigerian Security Forces, violence, human rights, crime, death, world )

Nancy
- 11 days ago - pbs.org
When we started collecting in the early part of this year, some 100, 120 videos came in over the course of several weeks. We translated all of those videos with an independent translator in the U.K. to get an initial reading on what was going on, to build
Human Rights Activist Detained, Bahrain
World  (tags: Human Rights, petition, Bahrain )

Teresa
- 11 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja, a dual Danish and Bahraini national, was arrested on 30 August and detained as a result of her human rights work. Please write to the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Maryam Al-Khawaja.
Israel Has Three Years to End the Occupation -- Abbas
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, US, violence, Human Rights, government, freedoms, politics, interesting, news )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The Palestinian president went on to state that his main political project will be announcing a timeline for Israel to end the occupation and to accept "a Palestinian state on the '67 borders, and East Jerusalem as its capital."
Three Ways Palestinians Can Hold Israel Accountable for Gaza War Crimes
World  (tags: Human Rights, violence, war, Israeli war crimes, Gaza, middle-east, society, freedoms, ethics, death, government, terrorism )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Human Rights Watch, for instance, has documented Palestinian civilians' testimony of being fired on and killed while fleeing Khuza'a, a village near the line separating Israel from Gaza. The United Nations Human Rights Council has established an inquiry..
Anjem Choudary: The British Extremist Who Backs the Caliphate
World  (tags: Radical Islam, Anjem Choudary, UK, Human Rights, ISIS, Iraq, Syria, jihadists, violence, politics, news, middle-east, world, society, freedoms, crime, ethics )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - theguardian.com
Anjem Choudary, the radical Muslim linked to many Britons who have fought in Syria, talks about stoning women, rejecting democracy & freedom, & why executions are OK.It goes without saying that the vision of Islam espoused by Choudary is not one shared by
For Israel, the Beginning of Wisdom Is to Admit Its Mistakes
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, violence, dishonesty, war, Human Rights, world, society, politics, government, ethics, conflict, crime, freedoms, middle-east )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - theguardian.com
Israel has a habit of justifying its actions in the occupied Palestinian territories, however illegal and indecent, in the name of security. But denying any security to the other side only perpetuates the conflict.
Greek Laws 'Fall Short' as Racist and Homophobic Violence Surges
World  (tags: world, Human Rights, homophobia, racism, Greece, politics, government, news, ethics, society, laws, humans )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - theguardian.com
Before this week's vote, gay rights protesters have taken to the streets to denounce the conservative-dominated government's refusal to extend protective rights, including domestic partnerships, to same-sex couples.
TAKE ACTON NOW! Amnesty for My Father Kenneth Bae, a U.S. Citizen Imprisoned in a North Korean Special Labor Camp
World  (tags: world, human rights, plictics, world, World news )

Cal
- 14 days ago - change.org
My father Kenneth Bae, an American citizen, is being imprisoned in a North Korea (DPRK) labor camp. Please sign my petition to free him now.
The West Is Safer for Jews Than Israel (Duh) ~ (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Israel, violence, freedoms, Human Rights, intolerance, government, politics, interesting, humans, corruption, ethics, crime, news, terrorism, society )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Rogel Alpher wrote in Haaretz last week- headline "Israel is my home, but I can no longer live here"- that Israel is too dangerous and he's a secular person in an increasingly intolerant fundamentalist society:
Israel Illegally Confiscates 2,000 Dunams (494.2 Acres) Of Palestinian Lands Near Hebron
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel Palestine, illegal settlements, crime, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, law, news, rights, society, middle-east, crime )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - imemc.org
Israeli soldiers invaded, Saturday, the Wad Ben Zeid valley area, northeast of Yatta town and south of the southern West Bank city of Hebron, handing a number of residents military orders informing them of an illegal grab of 2000 Dunams (494.2 Acres)...

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