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BDS May Regret Getting Matisyahu Banned From Festival
World  (tags: Spain, America, Jew, BDS, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, politics, world )

- 280 days ago -
If there was ever a case that showed the true face of BDS, the saga of Jewish reggae artist Matisyahu and his ouster from a music festival in Spain might well be it.
Jewish Musician Banned From Spanish Music Festival Because HesâEUR¦.Jewish.
World  (tags: Jew, Sapin, America, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, world )

- 280 days ago -
Matisyahu is an American Jewish reggae artist and although he used to be ultra~religious he isnt anymore. He was due to appear in the Rototom Sunsplash music festival in Benicássim, Spain this coming Saturday until BDS activists pressurised the organise
Taken From Families, Indigenous Children Face Extreme Rates of State Violence in US
World  (tags: Aboriginal Canadians, Indigenous children, Article VII of the Fort Laramie Treaty, police brutality, kidnappings, adoption and child welfare services, ICWA, America, cultural genocide, Native children, crime, news, media, society, usa, ethics )

- 306 days ago -
Canada's Truth and Reconciliation Commission has concluded that the country's former policy of removing Aboriginal children from families for schooling could be best described as "cultural genocide." In the US, Native children were subjected to similar p
The Slaves That Time Forgot
World  (tags: slaves, Irish, Cromwell, Barbados, West Indies, America, Irish children )

- 436 days ago -
So many Irish slaves were sent to Barbados, between 12,000 and 60,000, that the term "barbadosed" began to be used.
Erdogan Claims Muslims Beat Columbus to the Americas
World  (tags: Columbus, America, Muslims, Erdogan, controversial theory, debunking, Turkey )

- 556 days ago -
Muslims discovered the Americas in the 12 century, nearly 300 years before Christopher Columbus made his famous voyage there, according to Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the president of Turkey. His words, delivered in a televised speech, will lend support to
The Game With North Korea: Nuclear Roulette Has No Winners
World  (tags: america, asia, children, china, conflict, ethics, government, humanrights, Korea, politics, violence, war )

- 1149 days ago -
From an objective perspective, each country has the capability to cause the other (or its troops or allies) horrific damage. While they are pounding on their chests and demonstrating that they are, in fact, crazy enough to use nuclear weapons, -->
US Says CIA Sent Security Team to Benghazi Consulate 25 Minutes After Attack, Refuting Claims of Delay
World  (tags: america, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, government, Libya, middle-east, politics, society, usa, violence, world )

- 1299 days ago -
CIA security team rushed to the U.S. consulate in Libya's eastern city of Benghazi less than 25 minutes after receiving the first call that the mission was under attack, while a second squad was dispatched by air from the capital, Tripoli, according to->
Israeli Students Pray for America's Hurricane Sandy Victims
World  (tags: good news, Israel, America, hurricane sandy, world )

- 1301 days ago -
As Hurricane Sandy hit the eastern coast of the United States, Israeli students studying in AMIT schools prayed for America's well-being. Arutz Sheva reported that students read psalms in each of the 100 schools associated with the AMIT educational
The True Reason US Fears Iranian Nukes: They Can Deter US Attacks
World  (tags: america, Iran, conflict, ethics, freedoms, government, israel, middle-east, politics, war, world )

- 1330 days ago -
"Let's even imagine that we have an atomic weapon, a nuclear weapon. What would we do with it? What intelligent person would fight 5,000 American bombs with one bomb?" - Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
Noam Chomsky: Why America and Israel Are the Greatest Threats to Peace
World  (tags: America, Israel, Iran, human rights, war, world, violence, government, ethics, humans, conflict )

- 1360 days ago -
It is not easy to escape from one's skin, to see the world differently from the way it is presented to us day after day. But it is useful to try. Let's take a few examples.
Tuesday, August 1945
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', america, Japan, WWII, death, violence, nuclear weapons )

- 1388 days ago -
Truthout contributor Richard Lichtman was away at summer camp when the United States dropped the bomb on Hiroshima. His poem exploring his memories from that day brings the enormous violence of August 6, 1945, to a revealing focal point: the thoughts->
Lesbian Daughter Should Be 'Screwed Straight' Says Cleveland DJ - By Steve Williams
World  (tags: LGBT, radio, DJ, Dominic Dieter, Cleveland, America )

- 1487 days ago -
An influential rock radio station is under fire a DJ, Dominic Dieter, reportedly told a member of the public he should get one of his friends to "screw" his lesbian daughter straight. This has led to a call for Dieter's suspension.
Iran Shoots Down U.S. Drone
World  (tags: u.s., iran, america, conflict, drone, spy-plane, news, world, interesting, politics, government, military, secret-war, middle-east )

- 1634 days ago -
Iranian military official has been quoted as warning of a 'crushing response', just after an unmanned spy-plane was shot down in violation of Iranian airspace along its eastern border.
ACTION ALERT: Stand Up For Children's Rights, America! PLEASE SIGN !
World  (tags: children, america, united nations, children welfare, rights, protection, government )

- 1651 days ago -
In an attempt to protect the welfare of children around the world, the UN held a conference outlining the basic rights of children and the responsibility of the government to enforce these rights.
Help Rescue Human Trafficking Victims Petition
World  (tags: humanrights, human trafficking, America, Michigan, action plan, refuge )

- 1661 days ago -
We, the undersigned, call on the Michigan State legislators to form an organization and open an safe haven of refuge in every county in our state, whose main purpose is to take reports of human trafficking and give refuge to sex workers reporting violent

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