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Video: Stream 'Unmanned: America's Drone Wars' for FREE
World  (tags: politics, media, military, troops, usa, war, u.s., terrorism, dishonesty, cover-up, congress, americans, government, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, middle-east, death, conflict, violence, world )

JL
- 1265 days ago - unmanned.warcosts.com
Robert Greenwald recently released a new documentary with their sad story, and others like it, called Unmanned: America's Drone Wars.
UN Climate Talks Reach Timetable on Emissions Planning
World  (tags: climate-change, climate, CO2emissions, conservation, energy, environment, GoodNews, greenhousegases, protection, world, politics, UnitedNations, unitednations, usa, middle-east, africa, asia, europe )

JL
- 1265 days ago - smartbrief.com
Under the agreement reached Saturday at the United Nations climate talks, governments must announce by the first quarter of 2015 detailed plans to curb carbon emissions.
The Damage Typhoon Haiyan Left in the Philippines, From Above (PHOTOS)
World  (tags: Typhoon Haiyan, catastrophic damage, politics, Refugees&Relief, world, asia, government )

AWAY AWHI
- 1287 days ago - globalpost.com
US marines on Monday joined a frantic effort to rescue famished survivors of a typhoon that may have killed 10,000 people in the Philippines, as the government declared a national emergency and security forces struggled to contain looting
Pakistan: Child Labour - Who Are the Ultimate Losers?
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Child Labor, asia )

Rose
- 1288 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
According to the International Labor Organization (ILO), "Child labor refers to the employment of children in any work that deprives children of their childhood, interferes with their ability to attend regular school,
Terrorist Attacks and Deaths Hit Record High, Report Shows
World  (tags: africa, asia, middle-east, children, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Gillian
- 1296 days ago - religion.blogs.cnn.com
As terrorism increasingly becomes a tactic of warfare, the number of attacks and fatalities soared to a record high in 2012, according to a new report obtained exclusively by CNN. More than 8,500 terrorist attacks killed nearly 15,500 people last year
Children Back At Work In Turkmenistan's Cotton Fields
World  (tags: children, humanrights, asia, Slave labor, ethics, world )

Rose
- 1308 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Some of them are very young. Like the girl of about 10, who is standing with a sister half her age beside a mountain of cotton balls. Asked how much cotton she picks, she says. "Every day I collect 27 to 31
Pakistan Taliban Leader Claims He Is Ready to Talk
World  (tags: world, politics, asia, Afghanistan, society, conflict, war, news, GoodNews, interesting )

AWAY AWHI
- 1320 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The leader of the Pakistan Taliban has said he was ready to open peace talks, and blamed the government for delays.
China to U.S.: 'Clock Is Ticking' on Deal to Avoid Default
World  (tags: americans, congress, obama, economy, government, news, politics, finance, money, china, asia, interesting, society, usa, world )

Robert
- 1320 days ago - worldnews.nbcnews.com
A top Chinese official chided Washington on Monday about the government shutdown and the debt-ceiling impasse, fretting that the political gridlock could leave the economy of America's top foreign creditor in a jam.
China Police Rescue 92 Trafficked Children Children
World  (tags: world, asia, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', human trafficked children rescued )

Rose
- 1330 days ago - asafeworldforwomen.org
Police in China have rescued 92 abducted children following a series of raids against an organised kidnapping gang operating across the country, state media reported on Saturday. The children, victims of China's
Michael's Plan to Restore America's Dream
World  (tags: activists, americans, culture, americans, bushadministration, economy, GoodNews, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, government, society, politics )

Micahel
- 1333 days ago - opednews.com
To this Cyberspace Cowboy who believes he found the same new way as Steve Miller sang about the power tripping dreamers have some heavy dues to pay: Turn Foreign Policy around or we will be continually spinning our wills with too much month ahead; Public.
Watch the Thai Commercial That Has Half the World Sobbing Uncontrollably (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: humans, Asia, Thailand, business, commercial, media, interesting, world, children, news, society )

Carrie
- 1341 days ago - adweek.com
With almost 6 million hits in just a few days, the ad is getting lots of press. The tagline is, "Giving is the best communication." It's not entirely clear (at least in the ad) how that relates to a mobile company, but frankly, it doesn't need to.
The Strangest and Most Tragic Ghost Towns From Around the World (TEXT, PHOTOS, VIDEOS)
World  (tags: humans, world, ghost tows, photos, society, africa, asia, europe, usa, interesting )

Carrie
- 1344 days ago - io9.com
There is nothing more haunting than a once-thriving town that has been abandoned and consumed by the elements. Here are images from some of the most incredible ghost towns in the world.
Make Sure Child Trafficking Cases in China Are Investigated
World  (tags: humanrights, children, asia, Action, child trafficking, investigate )

Rose
- 1347 days ago - forcechange.com
t: Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China Goal: Stop corrupt Chinese officials from overlooking child trafficking cases In China, corrupt officials are deliberately ignoring cases of child trade. As a result, children who
How Does a Country Develop a 60 Percent Rape Rate?
World  (tags: Papua New Guinea, rape, men, women, human rights, violence, society, news, crime, asia )

Carrie
- 1347 days ago - blog.foreignpolicy.com
The shocking findings of a study on sexual assault in Asia, published Tuesday in the Lancet Global Health journal, have been generating a lot of buzz, particularly the figures on Papua New Guinea, where 59 percent -- yes, more than a majority -- of men...
Ni Yulan: Jailed for Standing Up for Human Rights in China : Take Action @ Amnesty International
World  (tags: humanrights, asia, china, eviction, activist, prisoner of conscience, Amnesty International, Take Action, detained, health )

Naoko
- 1348 days ago - e-activist.com
Ni Yulan has defended people who have been forcibly evicted from their homes by housing developers across China since 2001. She's being detained and needs your help!

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