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Jury Awards Guestworkers Over $14 Million in Landmark Human Trafficking, Forced Labor Case
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, world, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 2 days ago - truth-out.org
New Orleans - Earlier this month, a jury awarded over $14 million in damages to the plaintiffs of David v. Signal International, the first of a series of lawsuits
Welcome to RAWABI , Palestine
World  (tags: ME, Palestine, Rawabi, city from scratch, Israel, water supply, politics, settlers, conflict, humanrights )

Angelika
- 3 days ago - rawabi.ps
Meet this still largely unknown project : Rawabi is the first master-planned city in the heart of Palestine. Rawabi is now ready for its first residents -except that there is no running water. Thanks to Israel.
FROM OLYMPIA: Senate âEUR~PackageâEUR(TM) Deals With a Different Transportation Issue: Human Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, freedoms, Human Trafficking Awareness )

Rose
- 3 days ago - ptleader.com
OLYMPIA âEUR" Three Washington State Senate bills aim to increase awareness of human trafficking and help agencies coordinate efforts to confront the problem.
Tanzania Breaks Promise - Thousands of Maasai Evicted to Make Way for Lion Hunt
World  (tags: corporate, corruption, ethics, finance, politics, hunting lodges, overdevelopment, indigenous rights, greed, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, government, Refugees&Relief, politics, humanrights )

Cal
- 4 days ago - theecologist.org
The Tanzanian government is illegally carrying out gunpoint evictions of Maasai pastoralists in an area surrounded by the Serengeti, Maasai Mara and Ngorongoro national parks, burning hundreds of homes
The Worst Time for Jews Since the Holocaust
World  (tags: suffering, Jews, terrorists, terrorism, Islam, Muslims, HumanRights, freedoms, conflict, crime, death, ethics, society, violence, world )

Penny
- 5 days ago - thelocal.se
Police officers armed with machine guns have been stationed outside Jewish buildings in Sweden this week in the wake of the attack on a Copenhagen synagogue.
'Guantanamo of the East': Ukraine Locks Up Refugees at EU's Behest
World  (tags: politics, Refugees&Relief, world, society, humanrights, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics )

Cal
- 8 days ago - spiegel.de
Brussels is doing all it can to prevent refugees from reaching Fortress Europe, with initiatives like funding the construction of internment centers in Ukraine. Asylum seekers who have spent time there report miserable conditions and abuse.
Kobani Residents in Limbo as They Wait to Return to a Destroyed City
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, humanrights, iraq, violence, war, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 8 days ago - globalpost.com
The Islamic State was repelled from the city weeks ago, but residents have been unable to return home.
Shocking Abuse Refugees Endure at the Hands of People Smugglers in Libya
World  (tags: humanrights, refugees, abuse, Libya, people smuggling )

Beatrice
- 9 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
As the men knelt in the courtyard, stripped to their underwear, one of the people smugglers doused them with cold water while an armed guard looked on. In another scene refugees, desperate to get to Europe, were beaten across the back with a long stick
End the Use of Child Soldiers
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, petition, no child soldiers )

Rose
- 10 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: President Barack Obama Goal: Pressure the South Sudan government to stop using child soldiers.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Help to Stop Christian Genocide in Middle East
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, crime, politics, middle-east, humanrights, world, society )

Cal
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Christians in the Middle East need your help to live their lives and have basic human rights to survive the genocide against them. We are asking US government to protect and help these innocent people from crucial act against their lives and their famili
Indigenous Groups Are Calling for the 'Decolonization' of Australia
World  (tags: world, politics, Australia, Aborigines, indigenous rights, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, humanrights )

Cal
- 13 days ago - vice.com
The National Freedom Movement was born out of the Freedom Summit that took place in Alice Springs last November. The summit saw a delegation of Aboriginal leaders from around the nation meeting to declare the independence of Australia's First Peoples
TAKE ACTION NOW! Free Qatars Modern-Day Slaves
World  (tags: world, violence, society, slavery, Qatar, middle-east, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics )

Cal
- 13 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Forced to work under the desertâEUR(TM)s scorching sun, denied food, drinking water, and barred from escaping home, thousands of workers in Qatar are modern day slaves. But we can help free them.
Egypt Conducts Second Wave of Strikes Against Islamic State in Libya in Retaliation for Mass Beheading of Christians
World  (tags: Egypt, Libya, ISIS, africa, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, news, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Ben
- 14 days ago - smh.com.au
Egypt conducted a second wave of air strikes against the Islamic State in Libya in retaliation for the massacre of 21 Egyptian Christians who were lined up on Libya's Mediterranean coast and beheaded,
 

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