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Female Bomber Kills Ten People at Nigerian College
World  (tags: Nigeria, Education, Islam, Muslims, Boko Haram, children, crime, death, freedoms, africa, terrorism, violence, world )

Penny
- 34 days ago - presstv.ir
A female bomber has reportedly killed at least ten people at a college in Nigeria in the second such attack on an educational institution this week.
No More Corruption! Help Put An End to the Trillion-Dollar Scandal PETITION
World  (tags: governments, africa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics )

Jean
- 41 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
People in some of the world's poorest countries are being deprived of 1 trillion dollars every year. Criminals are secretly siphoning off cash through money laundering, tax evasion, and embezzlement. Not just a little cash. One trillion doll
8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa
World  (tags: economy, environment, Africa, trees, water, world, humans, money, internet, human rights )

Nancy
- 69 days ago - takepart.com
Expansion of population and investment on the continent represent both enormous opportunity and potential for crises and injustice.
Ebola and the Terrorism of Poverty
World  (tags: Africa, Ebola, Poverty, Access To Medicine, American Imperialism, Colonialism, US Boots on the Ground, Racism, Economic Injustice, Inequality )

Brian
- 69 days ago - socialistworker.org
"Racism and structural inequality are at the heart of the spreading Ebola epidemic in Western Africa."
Over 200 Girls Are Missing in Nigeria - Please RESCUE THEM! ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, crime, ethics, government, world, women, violence )

Beverly
- 71 days ago - change.org
In Nigeria, over 200 girls were recently abducted from their boarding school and are reported to be eventually sold as brides for $ 12 each. This petition calls on all World Leaders and enabled parties to rescue them.
World Bank 'Failing to Protect Kenya Forest Dwellers'
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, indigenous rights, Africa, society, government, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 80 days ago - theecologist.org
The eviction of Kenya's Sengwer forest people in a World Bank financed project was a failure of the Bank's duty to protect indigenous people
'Ebola Is Winning': Sierra Leone Quarantines 1.2 Million People
World  (tags: Sierra Leone, Africa, Ebola, Deadly Disease, Quarantine, UN Ebola Talk, Humanitarian Crisis )

Brian
- 82 days ago - commondreams.org
"As United Nations leaders prepare for Ebola talks, countries plagued by the disease make desperate moves."
Is China Entering Its Own Military Quagmire Abroad?
World  (tags: world, violence, politics, china, africa, interesting, news )

Cal
- 88 days ago - theweek.com
Chinese troops are being deployed in a restive, oil-rich region in a far-off continent. What could possibly go wrong?
Nigeria 'Is at War' as Thousands of Christians Are Murdered By Muslims
World  (tags: africa, children, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, violence, Nigeria, Muslims, Islam, Boko Harem )

Ge
- 89 days ago - speroforum.com
"The death toll of 2500 Catholics killed is more than double the entire Christians killed worldwide in 2012 based on data provided by World Watch Monitor.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, petition, Africa, WHO, world, death, ethics, government, Refugees&Relief, society )

Carrie
- 92 days ago - act.one.org
Tell world leaders to make bold commitments and help end the Ebola epidemic now.
Inside the Pentagon's Quest to Expand the Empire Into Africa
World  (tags: africa, government, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 102 days ago - alternet.org
This is exactly how not to win hearts and minds in Africa.
The World's 25 Strangest Drinking Customs ~INFOGRAPHIC
World  (tags: world, culture, society, family, drinking customs, interesting, humans, news, Australia, Japan, India, Asia, Africa, Europe )

Carrie
- 105 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
No matter how many historical monuments you visit while traveling, or works of art you fawn over, you'll never understand the people and their culture until you drink with them. But, before you clink glasses with your new friends,you might want to take...
Kenya Rangers Murder Ivory Poachers: Report
World  (tags: kenya rangers, ivory poachers, murder, elephants, Cover Up, africa, corruption, crime, death, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 112 days ago - fortmilltimes.com
Rangers committed the murders to cover up their involvement with the poachers in killing elephants for their ivory,
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
- 121 days 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,
Ebola Outbreak: Liberia Shuts Most Border Points
World  (tags: news, health crisis, africa )

Alexandra
- 144 days ago - bbc.com
Two US aid workers are also being treated for Ebola in Liberia, including Dr Kent Brantly, who was the medical director at one of the country's two treatment centres run by the group the Samaritan's Purse.
 

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