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World Bank and UN Carbon Offset Scheme 'Complicit' in Genocidal Land Grabs
World  (tags: africa, land grabs, UN< World Bank, indigenous righgts, world, violence, society, politics, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - theecologist.org
The plight of Kenya's Sengwer people shows that carbon offsets generated by 'sustainable' forest management are empowering a corporate recolonisation of the South backed by the World Bank against its own guidelines,
The Interpreters
World  (tags: world, Afghanistan, interpreters, war, freedoms, loyalty, allies, bravery, violence, death )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - news.vice.com
The interpreters who worked for American forces during the recent Afghanistan war (and the many still working) are among America's bravest and most loyal allies. So that you don't have to take my word for it, I asked several U.S. Marines I'd met in...
Rape Victims of Islam
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, iraq, middle-east, palestine, news, Refugees&Relief, politics, Refugees&Relief, media, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, unitednations, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 10 hours ago - shariaunveiled.wordpress.com
This woman tells the story of the Yezidi girls who committed suicide. "They took the girls by force and raped them, and after they returned they killed themselves."
Stop the Genocide of Iraqi Christians
World  (tags: violence, war, iraq, crime, death )

Teresa
- 23 hours ago - beheardproject.com
Join with 205,649 others. Iraq's Christians are being slaughtered by brutal jihadists. Stand with Iraq's Christians. Tell America and the world that we must prevent genocide in Iraq.
With Ceasefire Set to Expire, Palestinians Aim to Lift the Siege While Israel Wants to Turn 'Gaza Into Ramallah'
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, Gaza, Ramallah, human rights, violence, world, politics, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, news, middle-east, Refugees & Relief, society )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
The Israeli Minister of Information Yuval Steinitz said Wednesday at a press conference in Jerusalem hours before the five-day ceasefire was announced their team intends to "make Gaza into Ramallah" through the discussions.
Islamic Fighters Kill Scores of Yazidi Men in Iraq
World  (tags: humanrights, Islamic State Fighters, Yazidi men, Iraq, violence, crime )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - news.msn.com
Islamic State fighters had surrounded the nearby village 12 days ago and demanded that its Yazidi residents convert or die. On Friday afternoon, they moved in.
UN Inquiry Into War in Gaza
World  (tags: conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, israel, middle-east, Gaza, Hamas, terrorists, politics, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence )

Ge
- 3 days ago - unitedwithisrael.org
With missiles raining down on Israeli cities, launched by Hamas and other terror groups in Gaza, Israel's main objective has been to destroy terror infrastructure - most notably, massive tunnels leading into Israel - and to restore calm to civilians.
Islamic State Militants Seize More Territory in Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, war, ISISI, Syria, middle-east, conflict )

Cal
- 7 days ago - globalpost.com
The advance in northeast Aleppo province is part of a wider Islamic State offensive to seize a belt of territory near the border with Turkey.
NDTV Exclusive: How Hamas Assembles and Fires Rockets
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, government, humanrights, interesting, middle-east, news, media, israel, palestine, politics, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, world, war )

Quanta
- 8 days ago - ndtv.com
Gaza: In the minutes before the ceasefire kicked in at Gaza this morning, Hamas fired a flurry of rockets towards Israel - 30 according to some counts.
Hamas Tunnels to Murder Kindergarteners
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, israel, media, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 9 days ago - themuslimissue.wordpress.com
Hamas Tunnels Used To Target Israel's Kindergartens in planned 9/11 styled attack. And to think that people actually believe Hamas is a humanitarian organization!
Iraq's Political Reconciliation Holds Key to Fighting Islamic State
World  (tags: Iraq, Islamic State Fighters, world, violence, human rights, government, politics, news, middle-east, terrorism )

Carrie
- 9 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"What will be required [to defeat Islamic State] of course, is an integrated, inclusive political leadership in Iraq," Earnest said. "It is why this country stands ready to support the formation of an inclusive government in Iraq."
Holy War Arrives in Germany
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', Germany, Europe, Muslims, IS, conflict, crime, middle-east, politics, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 9 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Supporters of the jihadist group "Islamic State" [IS] have clashed with Kurdish Yazidis in North Rhine-Westphalia, the state with the largest Muslim population in Germany. "Never before have the sympathizers of Islamic terror appeared so openly in Ger
Israel Bites Hand That Feeds, U.S. Feeds Hand That Bites
World  (tags: usa, conflict, israel, middle-east, palestine, politics, violence )

Naoko
- 10 days ago - ipsnews.net
"The U.S. government has continued to serve as an enabler for Israeli slaughter of Palestinians in Gaza." -- Norman Solomon
In Iraq, An Entire Religion Faces Extinction For Something It Doesn't Believe
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, iraq, ISIS< Yazidis, persecution, death, war, humanrights )

Cal
- 10 days ago - thinkprogress.org
After ISIS began taking cities in Northern Iraq this week, some 40,000 people -- most of whom are Yazidi -- fled to the desolate peaks of Mount Sinjar, lest they be killed or forced to convert to ISIS's peculiarly brutal form of Islam
Women Stoned to Death for Adultery
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, woman stoned to death )

Rose
- 11 days ago - au.news.yahoo.com
EIRUT (AP) -- A cleric read the verdict before the truck came and dumped a large pile of stones near the municipal garden. Jihadi fighters then brought in the woman, clad head to toe in black, and put her in a small hole in the ground
 

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