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The Third Revolution in Warfare?: Science, Tech Leaders Warn Of Worldwide AI Arms Race
World  (tags: world, war, violence, society, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, conflict, Science, Tech, AI, arms race, Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak, Stephen Hawking, United Nations, autonomous, weapons )

Darren
- 33 days ago - therealnews.com
Elon Musk, Steve Wozniak and Stephen Hawking are part of a group asking the United Nations to limit or ban "offensive autonomous weapons."
One Year Later, Gaza Rebuilding Blocked
World  (tags: #GazaUnderAttack, United Nations, UN Human Rights Council, Gaza siege, war crimes, Erez checkpoint, UN OCHA, PCHR, Gisha, Gaza, Oxfam, Rafah, shelter cluster, reconstruction, usa, news, media )

Jess
- 56 days ago - electronicintifada.net
One year ago yesterday, Israel began an assault on the Gaza Strip which would last 51 days.
Israeli Military Kills Palestinian Kids, United Nations Whitewashes It
World  (tags: United Nations, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Ban Ki-Moon )

Judy
- 78 days ago - salon.com
Hundreds of Palestinian kids were killed in '14 by occupation. Why was Israel removed from child rights blacklist?
United Nations: Make Boko Haram a Security Priority
World  (tags: nigeria, United Nations, Boko Haram group, education, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Lone
- 127 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
SIGN NOW: No one, anywhere in the world, should have to face violence and intimidation in an effort to obtain an education.
The Long Journey   video
World  (tags: George Nehmeh, photographic record, revisited, nakba, palestine, israel, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, United Nations, UNRWA )

Evelyn
- 220 days ago - youtu.be
Moving, compiled from old films and photos, a number currently on exhibition in NY, the team pulling the photos together tracked down people and places recorded in this photographic record of Palestinian refugees over the last 67 years.
UN Arms Trade Treaty Goes Into Effect
World  (tags: UN Arms Treaty, 60 countries, Amnesty International.December 24th, United Nations )

Nancy
- 251 days ago - startribune.com
So far, 60 countries have ratified the treaty including five of the world's top 10 arms exporters -- France, Germany, Italy, Spain and Britain. However, there is little hope of U.S. ratification, which requires approval by two-thirds of the Senate.
Heralded By Human Rights Groups, Global Arms Trade Treaty Goes Into Force
World  (tags: World, War & Peace, United Nations, Trade )

Judy
- 252 days ago - commondreams.org
With the new law in place, 'it will no longer be acceptable to turn a blind eye when arms are being transferred into the hands of regimes that will use them to devastate people's lives.'
Universal Children's Day 2014: Facts, History and Aims of the United Nations Day
World  (tags: humanrights, world, children, facts, United Nations )

Rose
- 261 days ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Twenty-five years ago the United Nations set up the Convention on the Rights of the Child, a human rights treaty which sets out the political,
WFP Resumes Food Assistance To Syrian Refugees As Fundraising Drive Exceeds Goal
World  (tags: United Nations, World food program, WFP, Syrian refugees, Syria, Middle East )

Judy
- 267 days ago - wfp.org
GOOD NEWS! The UN World Food Programme (WFP) announced today that it is reinstating food assistance to Syrian refugees in neighbouring countries thanks to a massive expression of support from the public, the private sector and donor countries.
You Won't Believe What The U.N. Just Demanded Israel Give To Hamas
World  (tags: Israel, Hamas, conflict, terrorism, United Nations, UN )

Beatrice
- 394 days ago - westernjournalism.com
As Israeli soldiers employ whatever resources they have to end a barrage of missile attacks from Palestinian terrorists in Gaza, the United Nations is using its position to suggest the Jewish nation is somehow guilty of war crimes in the ongoing conflict.
The Water of Life: Thirsting for Justice in a World of War
World  (tags: water, war, Human Rights, United Nations, Palestine, Detroit, conflict, corruption, ethics, politics )

Lynn
- 397 days ago - commondreams.org
These are the reckless tactics of war -- every kind of war. Revering and protecting our water supply, not merely "controlling" it, is a far better use of our blood, sweat and tears.
Tricky Bibi ( 2010 TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: world, Israel, government, politics, ethics, dishonesty, lies, human rights, Gaza, violence, war, society, interesting, corruption, United Nations, US, middle-east )

Carrie
- 401 days ago - northerntruthseeker.blogspot.com
This video should have been shown in every home in Israel, then sent to Washington and Ramallah. Banned for viewing by children so as not to corrupt them, and distributed around the country and the world so that everyone will know who leads Israel.
Success: United Nations Protects Ancient Tasmanian Rainforest in Australia - Via Force Change
World  (tags: United Nations, Tasmania, Australia, Rainforest, Conservation, Ethics, Good News, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 431 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently rejected an attempt by the Australian government to allow logging in a ancient pristine Tasmanian rainforest that has been declared a World Heritage Area.
Soldiers in South Sudan Photographed Wearing Backpacks Donated for Children
World  (tags: United Nations, conflict, Sudan, Africa )

Shaheen
- 572 days ago - globalpost.com
Photographs of the misappropriated supplies surfaced at an awkward time for the United Nations, which issued an urgent appeal for $1.27 billion in aid for South Sudan on Tuesday.
ACTION NEEDED! Education Is the Key!
World  (tags: Education for ALL, United Nations, world society )

Dimitris
- 626 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge the UN to create a treaty to use education as a tool against terrorism - but also against indifference, apathy, so many to list...
 

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