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Stop Ignoring Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
World  (tags: Australia, aboriginal, Aborigines, death, custody, humanrights, HumanRights, government, violence, society )

Roger
- 1 day ago - change.org
Since 2009, dozens of Aboriginal people have died in custody. All despite there already being a Royal Commission. It's devastating to think our politicians have been told what they need to do to stop these deaths happening, but so far have refused to act.
Surrogate Baby Left in India Due to Gender
World  (tags: humanrights, ethics, baby, surrogacy, India, australia )

Naoko
- 12 days ago - the-japan-news.com
CANBERRA (AP) -- An Australian couple rejected their biological child born to an Indian surrogate mother because of the baby's gender, but took home its twin sibling, a judge said.
How Australia Became the Dirtiest Polluter in the Developed World
World  (tags: Australia, Climate Change, Pollution, Coal, #DirtyCoal, Tony Abbott, Prime Minister, Carbon Emissions )

Brian
- 21 days ago - motherjones.com
"Once a leader in green initiatives, Australia's become the Saudi Arabia of the South Pacific."
Girl, 8, Calls on Islamic Youth to Back Jihad
World  (tags: Australia, girl, children, crime, ethics, terrorism, terrorist society, violence, war )

Leah
- 23 days ago - theaustralian.com.au
Addressing a 600-strong crowd at the Australian chapter of Hizb ut-Tahrir in Bankstown in the city's west, the young girl urged all Muslim youth to fight for the restoration of the Islamic caliphate, a single global government for all Muslims establish
Man Guilty of Baby Sex Assault and Murder
World  (tags: world, humanrights, australia, sexual abuse, of 10 month baby and murder )

Rose
- 26 days ago - 9news.com.au
A West Australian man has been found guilty of sexually assaulting and murdering a 10-month-old baby.
Australian Police Detain 15 to Prevent Attack Plot
World  (tags: Australia, terrorism attempt, violence, Islamic State group Nusra Front )

Nancy
- 33 days ago - news.msn.com
In court documents, Azari was accused of conspiring with Baryalei and others between May and September of this year to prepare for a terrorist attack. Allnutt said the charge stemmed from the interception of a phone call a couple days ago.
Terror Raids: Recruiter Mohammad Baryalei Behind Islamic State Plot to Murder Australians, Police Say Read More: Http://Www.Smh
World  (tags: Australia, Islamic terror )

Stan
- 33 days ago - smh.com.au
They swooped amid fears for the public's safety after Baryalei allegedly spoke by phone with Omarjan Azari on Tuesday to discuss a plan to kidnap and murder - presumably by beheading - a random person on camera, the footage of which would then be posted..
Australia Foils Islamic State Terror Plot to Commit Lee Rigby-Style Murders (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIL, Australia, terrorism, plot, crime, government, conflict, violence, world, freedoms, news, politics )

Carrie
- 33 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Security forces in Australia have prevented an alleged Islamic State plot to carry out a filmed beheading of a random person in Sydney "within days" as part of a series of gruesome public executions.
Australia: Sydney Hospital Evacuated Due to Fear of Terror Attack
World  (tags: Australia, terrorists, terrorism, ISIS, Muslims, Islam, hospitals, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, society, violence, war, world )

Ge
- 37 days ago - jerusalemonline.com
After the Australian government raised the terror alert level out of the fear that ISIS will implement terror attacks within the country, the Sydney Police evacuated four hospitals after the warnings were received. The alert level was raised due to the
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
- 46 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...
Stop The TPP And TTIP - Petition
World  (tags: TPP, TTIP, Australia, Canada, Philip Morris, Eli Lilly, Petition )

Dandelion
- 77 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Tobacco giant Philip Morris is suing Australia for billions of dollars in lost profits because the government took action to reduce teenage smoking. Eli Lilly is suing Canada, just because Canada has laws to keep essential drugs affordable.
New Climate Models Predict An Australian Forever-Drought
World  (tags: Australia, weather, science, study, drought, chronic dryness, environment, climate change )

Carrie
- 100 days ago - motherboard.vice.com
A new NOAA study, published in the journal Nature Geoscience, applies a recently developed global climate model to the Australian situation, evaluating both the likely causes of the chronic dryness and the likely future of the region's climate.
Seeking Refuge Is a Human Right ACTION
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, human rights, world, Australia, New Guinea, freedoms, conflict )

Nancy
- 106 days ago - amnesty.org.nz
Almost half the Syrian population has fled the war crimes, crimes against humanity and other abuses taking place across Syria.
Shut Down Manus Island
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', care2 petition, refugees, australia )

Rose
- 107 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Last week, riots erupted at the immigrant detention facility on Manus Island. After prisoners were told that they had no hope of ever getting to Australia, they protested. What happened next is uncertain
Success: United Nations Protects Ancient Tasmanian Rainforest in Australia - Via Force Change
World  (tags: United Nations, Tasmania, Australia, Rainforest, Conservation, Ethics, Good News, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 115 days ago - forcechange.com
The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) recently rejected an attempt by the Australian government to allow logging in a ancient pristine Tasmanian rainforest that has been declared a World Heritage Area.
 

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