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The Higher You Build Your Barriers the Taller We Become
World  (tags: Celtic, Palestine, soccer, Irish Catholic, oppression, struggle, protest, in solidarity )

Dandelion
- 100 days ago - commondreams.org
The act of solidarity was one of many over the years by a largely Irish Catholic community with a strong sense of affinity for the Palestinian struggle against colonization.
Petition Chinese Government and the UN to Allow Tibetans to Stay in Their Homes
World  (tags: humanrights, government, United Nations, China, Tibetan Buddhism, oppression )

Andrea
- 169 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Chinese authorities have announced the destruction of thousands of monastic dwellings and expulsion of monks, nuns and lay practitioners at Serthar Larung Gar Buddhist Institute, the famed Tibetan Buddhist religious encampment located in Serthar.
GOOD NEWS! Village Rejoices After Being FREED From ISIS (Video)   video
World  (tags: Syria, oppression, suffering, freedom, ISIS )

Yusuf
- 181 days ago - youtube.com
When the Syrian Democratic Forces liberated several towns near Manbij from ISIS control, locals began to celebrate the return to their previous lifestyle âEUR" especially the women, who are delighted they can wear colors again.
Children in Aida Refugee Camp Find Peace Through Music   video
World  (tags: Sounds of Palestine, music, Palestinians, children, refugees, refugee camps, stress, oppression, Aida refugee camp, psychological problems, healing power of music )

Evelyn
- 278 days ago - youtu.be
"Music is part of change, part of life. We are teaching Life." Sounds of Palestine aims to achieve long term social change for the children and families in the refugee camps
5 Reasons You Should Talk to BDS Supporters
World  (tags: palestine, israel, BDS movement, Jews, Palestinians, justice, equality, resistance, Human Rights, civil liberties, oppression )

Evelyn
- 515 days ago - forward.com
Jewish organizations can close their eyes, cover their ears, chant "I canâEUR(TM)t hear you." But if they do they'll only grow smaller, more pathetic and less relevant.In terms of relevance, justice, and Jewish continuity, they will eventually disappear
Israel's "Right to Defend": By Definition, An Aggressor Cannot Act in Defense
World  (tags: Human Rights, International Law, occupation, annexation, aggression, oppression, defense, Palestine, Israel )

Evelyn
- 535 days ago - globalresearch.ca
"Israel has the right to defend itself against Palestine" is like saying that if, e.g the US annexed, occupied & started building illegal settlements in Cuba, it would have the right to "defend" itself against Cubans acting in retaliation to US aggression
Haaretz - Ravit Hecht: Israel's Problem Isn't BDS - It's the Occupation
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions, BDS, occupation, oppression )

Evelyn
- 552 days ago - haaretz.com
The hope that the Palestinians will quietly resign themselves to the settlements, happily content with the conditions imposed by the occupation, is unrealistic. What can we do if they impudently insist on resisting and striving for freedom, their natural
Violence and Resistance in Palestine
World  (tags: Israel, Human Rights Violations, Apartheid, Civil Rights, Oppression, Persecution, Illegal Settlements, Brutal Military Occupation, Ethnic Cleansing, Dispossession, Racist Zionism )

Bruce C
- 746 days ago - counterpunch.org
I left wondering how anyone with a modicum of humanity and any sense of morality could reconcile living in that environment from the spoils of Palestinian dispossession and degradation and how any nation could support the Israeli political project.
The North Korea I Wasn't Meant to See
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 1218 days ago - cnn.com
The poverty I see through the bus window is not the view of North Korea the regime wants to be seen.
OP-ED: North Korea's Real Reason for Starting World War III: To Save Its 35,000 Sacred Statues
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1349 days ago - blogs.telegraph.co.uk
The statues are considered sacred in the North, and any damage to them could deliver a huge psychological impact
Hunger Still Haunts North Korea, Citizens Say
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1457 days ago - npr.org
While North Korea has long struggled with dire food shortages, the United Nations now assesses its food situation as being the best in many years. But NPR has had unusual access to five North Koreans in China, who paint a dramatically different, and alarm
Support Religious Freedom: Ban Pakistan's Blasphemy Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, religion, freedoms, laws, oppression, violence )

CherAWAY
- 1884 days ago - forcechange.com
Clearly a concerted and comprehensive effort to reform these oppressive blasphemy laws must begin to reform a generation of Pakistanis that marches solely to the beat of a singularly religious drum.
2 Killed in Syria Ahead of Friday Protests
World  (tags: world, middle-east, news, violence, Syria, oppression, death, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, society, war, humanrights )

Cal
- 1944 days ago - voanews.com
Syrian security forces have begun carrying out fresh raids in anticipation of mass protests following Friday prayers.
In Ravaged Libya, Ghosts of a Jewish Past
World  (tags: world, society, religion, oppression, Libya Libyan Jews, politics, violence, news, middle-east )

Cal
- 1998 days ago - news.yahoo.com
What was once the most beautiful synagogue in Libya's capital city can now be entered only by sneaking through a hole smashed in a back wall, climbing over dusty trash and crossing a stairwell strewn with abandoned shoes to a space occupied by cooing pige
The World Is Utterly Insane - Tell Me WHY!!!   video
World  (tags: suffering of humans, life, oppression, wars death )

Mary
- 2224 days ago - youtube.com
Watching this youtube is such an eye opener. It reduced me to tears. My good FRIEND PARSIFAL sent it to me and I wanted to Share with more people. I feel its something that all people of the world should see and ponder deeply about.
 

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