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Israel Cuts Gas Supplies To The Gaza Strip In Midst Of Winter
World  (tags: Human Rights, middle-east, israel, palestine, Gaza, gas supplies, winter, cut, cruelty, calculated )

Evelyn
- 132 days ago - mintpressnews.com
Every year, the Israeli occupation cuts cooking gas supplies for Gaza residents during the most extreme cold waves, which tend to begin at the end of December. Meanwhile, they exploit gas off-shore in Palestinian waters ...
The Faces of Madaya, Kefraya and Foah
World  (tags: civil war, Human Rights, Madaya, relief supplies, seige, starvation, Syria, Terrorism, United Nations, World )

Lynn
- 137 days ago - politicsplus.org
Starvation is being used by all sides as a tool of war and is being investigated as a war crime by the United Nations.
SEC. KERRY: SANCTION SAUDI ARABIA!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, human rights, sanctions, petitions )

Freya
- 143 days ago - codepink.org
We, the undersigned, call on United States Secretary of State John Kerry to immediately impose sanctions against the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia due to their systematic, ongoing and egregious violations of religious freedoms.
Tell Canada to Cancel Arms Deal With Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Canada, Saudi Arabia, human rights, deals, trade, arms, petitions )

Freya
- 144 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Canadian government is proceeding with a controversial $15 billion arms sale to Saudi Arabia even as it publicly condemns Riyadh for a mass execution of 47 people, including a dissident Shia Muslim cleric.
Avraham Burg: I'M An Israeli Leftist and I'M Not Afraid
World  (tags: israel, middle-east, palestine, Avraham Burg, extremists, right wing, settlers, human beings, Human Rights )

Evelyn
- 150 days ago - haaretz.com
"I believe human beings, I want peace and detest wars. I can't stand armies although I realize there is no choice, but being a policeman who protects bullies and settlers âEUR" forget it." "Despair is their lot - ours is hope. "
Christmas in Palestine   video
World  (tags: Christmas origins, Christmas, video, Palestine, Christmas in Palestine, human rights, children, end the occupation of Palestine, freedoms, news, middle-east, children )

Jess
- 156 days ago - youtu.be
We all know what Christmas is about and how it should be celebrated, but do you know how they celebrate it in the place where it all started?
#ExMuslimBecause Trend Stands Up To Extremists
World  (tags: human rights, standing up to Islam, ex-Muslims )

Patricia
- 160 days ago - investigativeproject.org
The result was a firestorm, through which tens of thousands of ex-Muslims across the world declared their apostasy, many gathering courage from the brave and often poignant words of others.
Concern for China Human Rights Lawyers
World  (tags: China, human rights, crackdown on human rights lawyers )

RosieNoMs
- 166 days ago - bbc.co.uk
China has the biggest population in the world and a constitutional commitment to free speech, press and assembly but is often the target for international criticism over human rights. This year sees a new concern in the crackdown on human rights lawyers.
Write A Letter Change A Life - Petition
World  (tags: Human Rights, Amnesty International, Dec. 10, Human Rights Day, change a life )

Dandelion
- 171 days ago - writeathon.ca
CELEBRATE HUMAN RIGHTS DAY AT THE WORLD'S LARGEST GRASSROOTS HUMAN RIGHTS EVENT ON DECEMBER 10th.
U.N. Voted to Partition Palestine 68 Years Ago, in An Unfair Plan Made Even Worse By Israel's Ethnic Cleansing
World  (tags: palestine, Partition Plan 1947, United Nations, israel, ethnic cleansing, Human Rights )

Evelyn
- 174 days ago - salon.com
2/3rds of the population but offered 43% of land. Then, Israel ethnically cleansed it & took more. Israeli historian Ilan Pappé notes that, in Israel's Plan Dalet, "veteran Zionist leaders" created "a plan for the ethnic cleansing of Palestine."
Stop TTIP and CETA ACTION
World  (tags: ttip, ceta, human rights, health, corruption, politics, business )

Nancy
- 184 days ago - waronwant.org
Join War on Want and millions of others across Europe to stop the back room deal that could hold our public services hostage to big business and destroy our democracy for ever.
Good News Gambia Bans Female Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: good news, gambia, women's rights, human rights )

Yusuf
- 186 days ago - theguardian.com
President Yahya Jammeh outlaws practice that affects three-quarters of women in west African country
Amnesty International : Save the Palestinian Poet and Artist Ashraf Fayadh
World  (tags: arts, poetry, poets, Saudi Arabia, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 189 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Fayadh is being sentenced to death after had been jailed for more than 22 months in the Saudi city Abha without clear legal charges beyond "insulting the Godly self" and having "ideas that do not suit the Saudi society."
Our Terrorism Double Standard
World  (tags: Bigotry, Human Rights, Muslims, Paris, Terrorism, World )

Lynn
- 196 days ago - politicsplus.org
Anytime there is an attack on civilians in the post-9/11 West, demagogues immediately blame it on Muslims. They frequently lack evidence, but depend on the blunt force of anti-Muslim bigotry to bolster their accusations.
France Mourns
World  (tags: Daesh, France, GOP Hate, Human Rights, InsaniTEA, Paris, terrorist attacks, World )

Lynn
- 197 days ago - politicsplus.org
From Le Figaro, French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said: «Nous répliquerons coup pour coup pour détruire Daech» (translation: We will repay blow for blow to destroy Daesh).

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