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CRAP-TIVISM: South Africans Bare Their Asses in Protest of Bucket Toilets
World  (tags: acitivsm, society, sanitation. protests, activism, crap-tivism, quality of life, sanitation, society, world, South AFrica, world, politics, UnitedNations, society, news, ethics, government )

Cal
- 25 days ago - news.vice.com
Residents of Johannesburg's Soweto township bared their asses in protest of the bucket toilet system -- a holdover from South Africa's apartheid era in which the poor, predominantly black townships of the city went without electricity and proper sanitation
Monsanto Ordered to Stop Making False Advertising Claims About GMOs in South Africa
World  (tags: South africa, Lies from Monsanto, gmos, world )

Rose
- 99 days ago - naturalnews.com
(NaturalNews) As genetically modified crops fail in several regions around the world and are exposed as a detriment to health, many are beginning to see right through the high-dollar fals
Sign Nelson Mandela Memorial at Amnesty International
World  (tags: Memorial, Nelson Mandela, death, hero, apartheid segregation, age 95, South Africa, President )

Dandelion
- 215 days ago - mandelamemorial.com
After 27 years in prison for fighting against the apartheid segregation system in South Africa, he was elected president of the country in 1994 in the first all-race elections. Mandela devoted his life to his Nation but injustices everywhere.
Democracy Now! Nelson Mandela, Rest In Peace
World  (tags: South Africa, Nelson Mandela, anti-apartheid, President, people's hero, liberation, freedom )

Brian
- 217 days ago - democracynow.org
"Nelson Mandela, the former South African president and anti-apartheid leader, has died at the age of 95. South African President Jacob Zuma says "we've lost our greatest son."
As Nelson Mandela Turns 95, South Africa Celebrates
World  (tags: Nelson Mandela, human rights, africa, South Africa, justice, world, good news )

Cal
- 357 days ago - npr.org
While South Africa celebrates the 95th birthday of Nelson Mandela on Thursday, the former president and Nobel Peace Prize laureate remains at a Pretoria hospital, where he's been hospitalized since June 8 with a recurring lung infection.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Thank Nelson Mandela for His Incredible Work for Justice
World  (tags: Nelson Mandela, human rights, africa, South Africa, justice, world, good news )

Cal
- 377 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please sign this action to say thank you to Nelson Mandela for his life's work, and to pledge to do what you can in your own life to promote tolerance and justice.
Take Action --- Demand Justice for Noxolo Nogwaza
World  (tags: South Africa, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', crime, murder, LGBT, society )

Lynn
- 441 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Noxolo's murder was an apparent hate crime. It is believed that she was targeted because she was a lesbian and an active campaigner for LGBTI rights. Two years later, Noxolo's murder remains unsolved, and her friends, family and fellow activists wait ...
Applaud Engineers for Bringing Solar Power to Slums
World  (tags: world, ACTION, THANK, SOUTH Africa, Slums, Solar lighs )

Rose
- 543 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Environmental engineers at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa Goal: Thank engineers for creating the "iShack" project Engineers at the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa recently created a structure designed to help
The Self Destruction of Africa's ANC
World  (tags: world, ethics, ANC, South Africa, corruption, cronyism, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, government )

Cal
- 680 days ago - spiegel.de
South Africa's legendary African National Congress, the party of Nelson Mandela, is destroying itself. Corruption, cronyism, internal divisions and, more recently, the mine massacre in Marikana are draining support from the party's base -- and destroying
New Coal Mine Threatens Historic South African Site
World  (tags: africa, news, society, World HEritage Site, South AFrica, preservation, culture, world, politics, freedoms )

Cal
- 741 days ago - globalpost.com
Mapungubwe, a pre-colonial city-state, is endangered by new mining.
South Africa's 'Traditional Courts Bill' Impairs Rights of 12 Million Rural Women
World  (tags: world, South Africa, women's rights, corruption, GoodNews, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, freedoms, news, africa, society, politics )

Cal
- 772 days ago - ipsnews.net
The Traditional Courts Bill currently under discussion in South Africa's parliament could undermine the rights of 12 million rural women.
ACTION ALERT: Stop Canned Hunting in South Africa! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: south africa, canned hunts, semi tamed, slaughtered, cruelty, legalisation banning, horrendous cruelty )

Simone
- 774 days ago - avaaz.org
We are in the 21st century not the dark ages. Animals have the right to life the same as humans. As you read this animals are being shot with no chance of escape. Please tell the South African Government that this is not acceptable.
Stop Forced-Evictions in South Africa
World  (tags: world, South africa, ACTION, humanrights, freedoms )

Rose
- 788 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Ms. Fatima Ismail Chohan, Deputy Minister of Home Affairs in South Africa Goal: Don't let South African authorities forcibly evict people from their homes
Is South Africa Aiding the Iranian Military?
World  (tags: world, politics, society, iran, media, business, South Africa, interesting, government, ethics )

Cal
- 821 days ago - globalpost.com
That's what a lawsuit -- replete with corporate skullduggery -- alleges.
South Africa: Women and Water
World  (tags: world, South africa, humanrights, Women, water )

Rose
- 837 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Lack of Water Access Threatens Women's Rights In most South African households, women are the primary caregivers and as such, they bear the worst of inadequate access to water.
 

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