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Reports: Khalida Jarrars Administrative Detention Extended - Keep Up the Campaign for Freedom!
World  (tags: Palestine, Refugees&Relief, Khalida Jarrar, women parliamentarian, activism, freedom, campaign, samidoun, imprisonment, women Palestinian prisoners, justice, Palestinian, Human rights, administrative detention, world, usa, media, news, middle-east )

Fly
- 4 days ago - samidoun.net
According to Palestinian news reports, the administrative detention order against Palestinian leader, parliamentarian, feminist and leftist Khalida Jarrar was renewed late on Thursday, 14 June, two weeks before she was scheduled to be released after a yea
PETITION / URGENT!!! - GUATEMALA: ENOUGH! STOP THE ESCALATION OF KILLINGS
World  (tags: guatemala, escalating of killing, human rights defenders, killed, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, corruption, death, humanrights, government, society, violence, world )

Lone
- 5 days ago - e-activist.com
Attacks on defenders in Guatemala are rapidly escalating. Seven human rights defenders have been killed within a month
PETITION - End Violence and Threats Against Journalists
World  (tags: tunesia, journalists, violence, threats, freedom of speech, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, freedoms, humanrights, world )

Lone
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
Journalists in Tunisia are facing brutal violence at the hands of police unions. Police are required to protect journalists, as any attack on a journalist that infringes on freedom of speech is illegal.
Australia: Anti-Adoni Protesters Target Construction Firm
World  (tags: Australia, Anti Adoni, Protesters, Queensland, Coal Mine, Construction, Extraction, Air Port, conflict, HumanRights, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 11 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Anti-Adani activists say they have launched an escalating disruption campaign against Queensland construction company Wagners, which is being targeted over a $30m contract to build an airstrip for the Carmichael coalmine.
PETITION to Free to Muslims in Chinese Concentration Camps
World  (tags: china, muslims, concentration camps, prisoners, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, humanrights, government, world )

Lone
- 17 days ago - change.org
Muslims in the Xinjiang region of China are being forced into government mandated concentration camps in an attempt to "re educate" them. According to former prisoners, Muslims are forced to eat pork, drink alcohol
Ecuador: Judge Halts Excavation Of Gold Mine
World  (tags: Ecuador, Judge, Rules Chinese Gold Mining Permit Unconst, Suspends Excavation, conflict, ethics, GoodNews, government, media, news, world )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
A judge in Cuenca, Ecuador suspends a Chinese companyâEUR(TM)s mining concession saying that itâEUR(TM)s unconstitutional. A major gold and silver mine site in southern Ecuador was forced to suspend exploring for minerals.
US: Wolf Conservation Center - 9 Rare Mexican Gray Wolves Born
World  (tags: US, Rare Mexica Gray Wolves, Wolf Pups Born, Wolf Conservation Center, Video, Webcam, usa, news, world )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - mailchi.mp
Photo = adult Mexican grey wolf On May 8, Mexican gray wolf F1143 (affectionately nicknamed Rosa by supporters) gave birth to nine pups âEUR" 6 boys and 3 girls. Video on site. & Watch the pups by Webcam. Please note, comment, forward.
British Columbia, Canada: See How A Rescued Orca Thanks Rescuers
World  (tags: British Columiba, Canada, Orca. Orca Rescue, Video, Salt Spring Island, animal rights, whale, whale rescue, commercial fishing line, conflict, humans, interesting, news, society, world )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - bellinghamherald.com
A Canadian rescue team on Thursday freed a massive transient orca that had become entangled in some commercial fishing gear off the coast of Salt Spring Island, B.C. Watch the rescue and the Orca's thank you on video on site.
UK: Cuadrilla Secures New Injunction Against Fracking Protesters
World  (tags: UK, Fracking, Cuadrilla, Lancashire, Injunction, conflict, corruption, HumanRights, interesting, europe, media, news, world )

Fiona
- 18 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
An energy firm has secured an expanded injunction against protesters after it took a big step towards starting fracking more substantial fracking. Cuadrilla obtained an injunction against opposition to its drilling of a site in Lancashire.
Spain: Rare Iberian Lynx Spotted Near Barcelona
World  (tags: Spain, Iberian Lynx, Spotted, Barcelona, Portugal, europe, GoodNews, humans, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 19 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
A rare Iberian lynx named Lithium has appeared in Barcelona after journeying more than 1,100 kilometres (680 miles) from southern Portugal, where it was released two years ago. More about this lynx on site. Please note, comment, and forward.
Africa: Mountain Gorilla Population Rises To Above 1,000
World  (tags: Africa, Mountain Gorilla, Population Rises, 1000 plus, endangered, rare, Congo, GoodNews, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 22 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
It is one of the most recognisable animals in the world and one of the most endangered, but a new census reveals the surviving mountain gorilla population has now risen above 1,000. More information on this really good news on site.
Antarctica: Japan Killed 122 Pregnant Minke Whales During Annual Whale Hunt
World  (tags: Antarctica, Annual Whale Hunt, 122 Pregnant Minke Whales Killed, Japan, asia, news, violence, world )

Fiona
- 22 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
An animal rights group were outraged at JapanâEUR(TM)s controversial whaling program after it emerged that more than 120 pregnant whales were slaughtered last year. Of 333 Minke Whales Taken - 181 were female and 122 of those were pregnant.
Honduras: Villagers Take Legal Action To Keep Gold Mine Firm From Digging Up Graves
World  (tags: Honduras, Gold Mining Firm, Digs Up Graves, Villagers Sue, conflict, corruption, HumanRights, humans, interesting, news, world )

Fiona
- 24 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Nothing is sacred in the path of gold miners in northwestern Honduras âEUR" not even the dead. A transnational mining company, Aura Minerals, has been digging up graves in a 200-year-old cemetery.
British Columbia, Canada: Indigenous Activists Keep An Eye On Oil Leak At Kinder Morgan Pump Station
World  (tags: British Columbia, Canada, Indigeous Activists, Kinder Morgan, Pump Station Oil Leak, conflict, corruption, crime, death, HumanRights, humans, interesting, news, society, world )

Fiona
- 24 days ago - warriorpublications.wordpress.com
Indigenous activists are keeping a close eye on an oil spill near Barriere, B.C., days before Kinder MorganâEUR(TM)s so-called deadline on its $7.4-billion Trans Mountain expansion project. Please note, comment, and forward.
South Africa: Hunter Killed By Buffalo Right After Killing A Buffalo
World  (tags: South Africa, Hunter killed, Buffalo, Kills Buffalo, Accident, conflict, humans, interesting, africa, world )

Fiona
- 27 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
A buffalo killed Professional Hunter (PH) Claude Kleynhans (54) in what is believed to have been a freak accident on the banks of the Levubu River. Kleynhans was the owner of Guwela Hunting Safaris. It is believed the buffalo hit a femoral artery.
 

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