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India's First Human Trafficking Bill Is An Unfinished Mess
World  (tags: humanrights, world, india, trafficking, bill a mess )

Rose
- 80 days ago - thenewsminute.com
ItâEUR(TM)s like being given just one half of a book. The story suddenly stops, with no hope of finding out how it will progress.
I Get So Annoyed When Cool Young Women Say They Are Not Feminists: Arundhati Roy | Aishwarya Subramanyam
World  (tags: the god of small things, writing, prose, fiction, living alone, India, caste system, religion )

Barbara
- 83 days ago - huffingtonpost.in
I become a frog trying to cross a highway full of trucks. It can be done. Look right, look left... Go! Go! Go! And live to fight another day.
Support Stricter Anti-Trafficking Laws
World  (tags: humanrights, world, freedoms anti human trafficking, india, petition to sign )

Rose
- 119 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Maneka Gandhi, Women and Children Development Minister of India Goal: Express support for new anti-trafficking laws that will provide more support for victims of trafficking
India's Transgender Sari Models Winning Hearts- BBC News
World  (tags: India, Kerala, saris, models, fashion, LGBT, Transsexuals, acceptance, designer, hand-woven material )

Barbara
- 126 days ago - bbc.com
In an unusual move, a designer in the southern Indian state of Kerala has launched her new collection of saris, featuring two transgender models, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi. Sharmila Nair's collection is called Mazhavil - or, the rainbow -
Kerala: 19-Year-Old Dalit Nursing Student Gangraped in Auto PTI
World  (tags: India, Kerala, rape, gang rape, nurse, student, woman, girl, crime, death, conflict, HumanRights )

Roger
- 144 days ago - deccanchronicle.com
sadly another case of gang rape in South India.. will it ever stops ?
Vandana Shiva Speaks About the Lunacy of Economic Growth   video
World  (tags: Vandana Shiva, economic growth, India, global, Wall Street )

Dandelion
- 159 days ago - youtube.com
I have listened to other speeches she gave but glad I also listened to this one. She interweaves and pulls together what is taking place across this planet that affects us all. Highly suggested listen and please share with others.
India Drafts New Anti-Trafficking Bill, Raises Penalty for Offenders
World  (tags: humanrights, world, india, Anti Trafficking Laws )

Rose
- 224 days ago - news.trust.org
CHENNAI, India, Feb 10 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A new bill being drafted in India aims to curb the steep rise in human traffic
India Hate Crime Wave Burns Kids to Death and Prime Minister Modi Says Nothing
World  (tags: India, Prime Minister Modi, hate crimes, Hinduism, Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, caste )

Dandelion
- 333 days ago - thedailybeast.com
For centuries upper-caste Hindus have committed atrocities against lower-caste Hindus and dalits. Many have left Hinduism embracing Buddhism Christianity or Islam to leave the stranglehold of caste. Earlier identities continue to haunt them.
Stop Horrifying Attacks on India's Children and Women
World  (tags: humanrights, children, women, India, petition )

Rose
- 338 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recent reports that a 5-year-old girl was gang raped by three men in New Delhi, followed by the rape of a two-year-old girl by two men have caused the people of New Delhi to say enough is
Archaeologists Confirm Indian Civilization Is 2000 Years Older Than Previously Believed
World  (tags: India, history, civilization, older, 7500BC, Harappa, Mohenjodaro, archeology, discovery. )

Roger
- 361 days ago - buddhistartnews.wordpress.com
I know that this report is three years old, but I just found it now and wanted to share it with you immediately..
Demand to Criminalize Marital Rape in India.
World  (tags: india, rape, sexual slavery, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, humanrights, humans, world )

Lone
- 363 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A woman who is trapped in a relationship in which she is forced to have sex against her wishes is just a sex slave. Even worse: a married woman in India, who is in such a relationship, is like a slave of yore when slavery was legal
How Monsanto Is Getting Away With Looting India's Farmers
World  (tags: world, humanrights, monsanto, ethics, india )

Rose
- 388 days ago - dailyo.in
In addition to illegal royalties, the firm owes the families of 'prime aged' working Indian farmers $1.764 trillion.
Two Sisters to Be Raped as Punishment. Please Demand Justice
World  (tags: humanrights, India, womens' rights )

J
- 397 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Your eyes do not deceive you. An unelected all-male village council in India has ordered that 23-year-old Meenakshi Kumari and her 15-year-old sister are raped. Please sign and share the petition
Monsanto Stop Charging Indian Farmers Crippling Royalties on Seeds - Petition
World  (tags: India, Monsanto, debt bondage, seeds, royalties )

Dandelion
- 428 days ago - action.sumofus.org
For generations farmers have saved seeds from year to year but the company has now made that illegal. Monsanto is sowing the seeds of debt bondage by charging outrageous annual royalties to keep using their seeds. Farmers are saddled with crippling debt.
Acid Attacks Still a Burning Issue in India
World  (tags: asia, humanrights, crime, violence, acid attacks, India, women's rights )

Naoko
- 531 days ago - ipsnews.net
Acid attacks in India have ravaged the lives of thousands of young women whose only fault was that they repudiated marriage proposals, rejected sexual advances from men they didnâEUR(TM)t fancy, or were caught in the crossfire of domestic disputes.
 

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