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Suicides and 'Shorter, Bleaker' Lives Plague Indigenous Groups Around the World
World  (tags: Indigenous People, native lands, development, theft and deception, suicide, despair, ill health )

- 140 days ago -
Promises of development and progress have failed to materialize for indigenous groups around the world. Includes video of members of Amazon tribe, reclaiming their land from illegal loggers.
Austerity Linked to 30-Year High in Greek Suicides: Study
World  (tags: Greece, austerity, poverty, suicide )

- 467 days ago -
Austerity measures imposed on Greece in 2011 corresponded to a significant spike in suicides, health researchers have found.
Tell Monsanto: Stop Forcing Farmers Into Poverty!
World  (tags: world, farmers, petition to sign, suicide, monsanto )

- 498 days ago -
Suicide rates among Indian farmers have skyrocketed thanks to Monsanto, whose viselike contracts have trapped thousands of farmers in cycles of debt and poverty
Israel's Intentional Unfriendly Friendly Fire
World  (tags: Hannibal, Declaration, situation, risk, endanger, jeopardize, abduction, kidnapping, capture, liquidation, own, soldier, Israel, unethical, immoral, illegal, fanatics, suicide, bomber, captive, morale, desertion, abuse, murder, slavery, death, senten )

- 660 days ago -
Does the IDF have a policy of endangering, even killing its own soldiers? The answer may surprise you! Was the Hannibal Declaration invoked during Operation Protective Edge in the Gaza Strip? Did Israel murder its own soldier, Hadar Goldin?
Every 30 Minutes Crushed By Debt Indian Farmers Commit Suicide
World  (tags: Suicide, India, Farmers, GMO's, Foreign Multinational Corporations, Global Market )

- 1750 days ago -
A quarter of a million Indian farmers have committed suicide in the last 16 years--an average of one suicide every 30 minutes. Reforms in the country included opening of Indian agriculture to the global market and GMO seeds.
Indian Youth Suicide Crisis Baffles
World  (tags: Indian youth, suicide, death, children )

- 1897 days ago -
Here on the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, a spasm of youth suicides had caused alarm and confusion even before Chelle's death.The Follettes had talked with her about other local children who had killed themselves.
Suicide Law in UK 'Would Lead to 1000 Deaths a Year'
World  (tags: Suicide, law, UK, deaths, doctors )

- 2043 days ago -
More than a thousand Britons will die by doctor-assisted suicide each year if a U.S. law is imported, a think-tank will tell MPs and peers today.Safeguards to limit the law to those patients who are terminally ill will also become meaningless as some.....
Suicides Cost Japan Economy $32bn
World  (tags: japan, suicide, kill, economy, emotion, people )

- 2090 days ago -
Japan has one of the world's highest suicide rates, with more than 32,000 people killing themselves last year. PM Naoto Kan sees it as proof of an economic and emotional downturn.
Aristocrat's Son, 16, Shoots Himself Dead While on the Phone to Police 'After Splitting Up With Girlfriend'
World  (tags: Aristocrat, 16 yea rold boy, break up, suicide )

- 2126 days ago -
A 16-year-old boy shot himself dead while talking to a police officer on his mobile phone after breaking up with his girlfriend.
ON THIS DAY - 1945: Germany Announces Hitler Is Dead
World  (tags: on this day, germany, ww2, war, hitler, berlin, adolph hitler, death, suicide )

- 2585 days ago -
Adolf Hitler has been killed at the Reich Chancery in Berlin, according to Hamburg radio. At 2230 local time a newsreader announced that reports from the Fuhrer's headquarters said Hitler had "fallen at his command post in the Reich Chancery fighting to
Afghanistan: Millions Facing Food Shortages, Possible Starvation in Forgotten Emergency
World  (tags: world, Afghanistan, poverty, hunger, drought, food, starvation, drugs, suicide, bombings, war, violence, terrorism, middle-east, humanrights, conflict, children, death )

- 2624 days ago -
A severe drought is fueling a grave food crisis in Afghanistan that threatens millions with possible starvation. "In Afghanistan, the heroin trade, suicide bombings and the 'war on terror' has put the humanitarian agenda on the sidelines."
Sign Petition: Freedom of Religion for Native American Inmates
World  (tags: Obama, government, politics, Indigenous, Native Americans, Indians, schools, prison, freedom, society, culture, humans, human rights, religion, suicide, children, trauma, apology, United States, genocide, government, crime, ethics, terrorism, abuse )

- 2636 days ago -
This Leonard Peltier Defense Committee petition targets the United Nations Council on Human Rights, requesting UN international oversight and further investigation of the serious ongoing human rights violations of Native Americans in American prisons.
Sri Lankan Ministers Targeted By Tamil Tiger Suicide Bomber
World  (tags: world, violence, conflict, asia, government, terrorism, politics, humanrights, death, Muslims, Sri Lanka, suicide, bomber )

- 2636 days ago -
Suspected Tamil Tiger rebels killed at least ten people and wounded more than 40, including several Sri Lankan ministers in a suicide bomb attack on a Muslim celebration. The ministers injured in the explosion were part of a large crowd of Muslims
Desperate Afghan Women Choose Death By Fire
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', afghanistan, women's rights, women's rights, violence, burning, suicide, society )

- 2854 days ago -
The Financial Times, August 4, 2008 By Jon Boone in Herat She could not hope for better treatment. But her chances of survival were not good. Dosed with drugs and swaddled in bandages, she had only a small portion of her face visible in the emerg
Tibetan Monks in Critical Condition After Attempted Suicide, as Protests Mount
World  (tags: tibet, tibetan, monks, suicide, protests, china, lhasa, freedoms, human rights, civil liberties )

- 2998 days ago -
Two Tibetan Buddhist monks are in critical condition after stabbing their wrists and chests amid mounting anti-Chinese protests in the Tibetan capital, Lhasa, according to authoritative sources in the region.

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