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The Secretive Tribunal That Corporations Use Against Governments
World  (tags: politics, government, law, ethics, dishonesty, corporate, finance, lies, corruption, world, politics )

- 52 days ago -
International corporations have been able to avoid punishment for toxic pollution and worse by appealing to a secretive and little-known international tribunal. ItâEUR(TM)s called the Investor-State Dispute Settlement program, or ISDS
Dutch Woman Jailed for Reporting Her Rape in Qatar
World  (tags: Qatar, rape, jail, Rape victim, islam, islamic, islamist, jihad, jihadist, injustice, sharia, law, barbaric, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms )

- 131 days ago -
One thing I learnt while visiting Turkey, Iran,Afghanistan and Pakistan during the 1970's is that one should NEVER go visit an islamic country...
Israel Continues To Steal Palestinian Land
World  (tags: Israel, steal, appropriate, confiscate, annex, Palestinian, land, illegal, occupation, international, law, rogue, state )

- 275 days ago -
Israel confirmed it was planning to appropriate a large tract of fertile land in the occupied West Bank, close to Jordan, a move likely to exacerbate tensions with Western allies and already drawing international condemnation.
Two State Solution Failed, Now What?
World  (tags: Two-state Solution, palestine occupied territoires, nakba, Jerusalem, law, settlements, zionism-colonialism, land annexation-thefts, ethnic cleansing of Palestine, palestine ethnic cleasning, middle-east, media, news, world, crime, Refugees&Relief )

- 283 days ago -
Palestinians and Israelis alike have become increasingly convinced that the two state solution is no longer an option due to Israels policies
How Australia Legalized Indefinite Detention on the High Seas
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, world, society, law, Australia )

- 404 days ago -
Floating detention camps as backed by law.
When The President and the Prime Minister of Israel Are Thugs Who Don't Recognize International Law, How Do You Achieve Peace?
World  (tags: Israel, illegal, settlements, occupied, West, Bank, International, law, Palestinian, state, two-state, solution, obstacle, peace )

- 424 days ago -
"I love the land of Israel with all my heart. I have never and will never give up on this land. For me, our right to this land is not a matter of political debate. It is a basic fact of modern Zionism," Rivlin said.
Not Only Does Israel Break International Law, But It Also Breaks Its Own!
World  (tags: Israel, Defense, Ministry, breaks, law, supreme, court, ruling, halt, separation, barrier, wall, West, Bank, Palestinians, uproots, 1, 500-year, old, olive, trees, Beit, Jala, south, Jerusalem, Roman, Catholic, Cremisan, Monastery )

- 430 days ago -
Israel resumed building a separation barrier near Beit Jala in the West Bank, despite the country's supreme court ruling to halt construction. Excavators continued to uproot 1,500-year-old olive trees to erect the barrier.
Iran Lawmakers Consider Bill to Protect Transgender People
World  (tags: Human Rights, law, Iran, transsexuals, government, humans, politics, freedoms, society, interesting, middle-east, news )

- 513 days ago -
A bill that would provide better protection for transsexuals in Iran has been sent to researchers in parliament, the ISNA news agency quoted an official as saying on Tuesday.
In Case You Didn't Know, Israel Is Above The Law
World  (tags: Israel, above, breaks, Swiss, law, Israeli, firm, oil, joint, venture )

- 520 days ago -
After a Swiss court reportedly ordered an Israeli oil firm to compensate Iran over a scrapped joint venture, Israel said that its laws prohibited any payment to "the enemy."
World  (tags: Good News, THE RAT IS SAFE, Florian Mehnert, art project, ethics, europe, news, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animals, humans, pets, protection, law, society, world, GoodNews )

- 582 days ago -
Florian Mehnert completed the project and reveals that he did not intend to kill the rat. If use of drones in ethical, we can argue now. What matters is that whether or not we ever achieve "world peace", every life saved, including THE RAT, is a victory.
World  (tags: SAVE RAT, violence, europe, crime, ethics, freedoms, media, society, news, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, law, protection, sadness, suffering, arts, culture, law, murder, world )

- 587 days ago -
The "artist" F. Mehnert has launched cruel experiment that will give web users the power to shoot a rat with a click of their keyboard. He wants to show that people can kill using the internet. Why one rat has to die for miserable "art" project?
Urge Compliance With International Law on Torture
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, usa, ACTION PLEASE, torture, law )

- 702 days ago -
Urge United States to comply with international laws on torture When the United Nations reviewed the United States' statement of compliance regarding torture, they found it lacking. While the United States did state that it would not torture detainees
World  (tags: Iran, freedoms, crime, death, government, society, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, dogs, ethics, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, humanrights, violence, world, PETITIONS )

- 711 days ago -
Iranian government on-going actions of butchering dogs are no longer a secret and people worldwide are horrified at the cruelty being perpetrated against companion animals and the Iranian people who defend them. Speak up for the voiceless beings!
URGENT--TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Asia Bibifrom Hanging for Her Religious Beliefs
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, punishment, corporal punishment, Pakistan, law, culture, humanrights, politics, society, world, government, death, ethics )

- 727 days ago -
ASIA BIBI HAS LOST HER APPEAL AGAINST HANGING SENTENCE IN PAKISTAN COURT--Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian, was sentenced to death on November 7 by a court in Punjab. She was arrested for blasphemy in June 2009, after an argument with some of her colleagu

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