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Mosul To Baghdad, Iraq's Worst-Case Scenario Unfolds
World  (tags: world, violence, society, politics, iraq, middle-east, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 29 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Mosul To Baghdad, Iraq's Worst-Case Scenario Unfolds How did a city known for its ethnic and religious mix roll over for a band of Islamist radicals? In the wake of the ISIS conquest of Mosul, the spectre of it spreading to the capital looms.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Frances Fitzgerald, Irish Minister for Justice and Equality: A Full Gardaí Investigation Into the Mass Grave
World  (tags: children, death, politics, government, ethics, crime, world )

Cal
- 47 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Join the call for an judicial investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deaths of 796 children whose bodies lie in a mass grave in Tuam, Co Galway. understand The children died while they were in the custody of the Bon Secours Sisters between a
Video Plea From One Of the 2014 World Cup Homeless   video
World  (tags: Brazil, World Cup 2014, Evictions of thousands, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, corruption, crime, freedoms, government, news, violence )

Betsy
- 50 days ago - youtube.com
One lady appears in this video. She tells of her eviction, of police beating her children as the family was evicted in the middle of the night. It is a crime against humanity.
OUTRAGEOUS! The Bodies of Nearly 800 Babies Have Been Found Buried at a Former Home for Unwed Mothers in Ireland
World  (tags: world, death, children, society, violence, outrageous, ethics, crime )

Cal
- 52 days ago - globalpost.com
The children were likely buried in secret in a concrete tank alongside the St. Mary's Mother and Baby Home, which was run by nuns in Tuam, Galway for a period of 36 years. The home closed in 1961.
Investigation: More Than 500 Child Abuse Reports Made Against BBC Star Jimmy Savile
World  (tags: Jimmy Savile, BBC, ethics, crime, children, child molestation. abuse, ethics, corruption, society, violence )

Carrie
- 53 days ago - rawstory.com
Savile used his fame as presenter of BBC TV's "Top of the Pops" chart show and children's programme "Jim'll Fix It" to rape and assault victims on BBC premises as well as in schools and hospitals, where he was welcomed by his fans.
In Syria, That Other Casualty Of War: Education
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, children, Syrian conflict, education, casualties of war, society, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 63 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Many Syrian children are forced to leave school and work as child laborers for employers who ofter mistreat them. New statistics shows a 30% drop in school attendance since the war began.
PREGNANT CHRISTIAN TO BE EXECUTED FOR LEAVING ISLAM AFTER GIVING BIRTH
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, Christian, Islam, murder, children, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, violence, women )

Ge
- 67 days ago - breitbart.com
Ibrahim, a physician who graduated from the University of Khartoum Medical School, refused to renounce her Christian faith. The Islamist Khartoum regime claims that Ibrahim is a Muslim because her father, who abandoned the family when she was six years
PETITION: Tell G4S: End Your Involvement in Israeli Human Rights Abuses
World  (tags: UK, G4S, contracts in Israel, Israel, palestine, Human Rights, abuses, children, detention, solitary confinement )

Evelyn
- 68 days ago - palestinecampaign.org
G4S (UK-based international security company) services prisons in Israel to which Palestinian prisoners - including children - are transferred in violation of the Fourth Geneva Convention
African Leaders Pledge 'Total War' on Boko Haram
World  (tags: Afica, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, crime, freedoms, government, politics, society, violence )

Kit
- 68 days ago - bbc.com
African leaders meeting in Paris have agreed to wage "war" on Nigeria's Boko Haram Islamic militants. President Hollande of France, who hosted the summit, said regional powers had pledged to share intelligence and co-ordinate action against the group.
Avaaz Petition: A Genocide We Can Stop - PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: South Sudan, killing, women, children, UN, prevent genocide, violence, Human Rights )

Evelyn
- 73 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Women and children pulled from schools and hospitals and killed by the roadside, hate propaganda filling the airwaves. Two men are to blame: If we hit Kiir & Machar where it hurts - their wallets - we can stop this nightmare from spiraling into genocide
Breaking the Silence About Muslim Women's Rights Abuses
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, Middle East, children, corruption, crime, death, europe, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, politics, society, terrorism, violence, woment )

Ge
- 75 days ago - jerusalemonline.com
For many feminists in the United States, the issues at the top of their agenda are a woman's right to an abortion, equal pay for equal work, the lack of female representation in the political world, domestic violence, and the rape culture within the co
Chinese Couples Rush to Get Pregnant Before Dreaded Year of the Sheep
World  (tags: China, culture, society, children, superstitions, luck )

Carrie
- 76 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Liu Changlong born at Amcare Women's & Children's Hospital in Beijing was the hospital's first delivery in the Year of the Horse. China considers it lucky to be born in the Year of the Horse, but to be born in the upcoming Year of the Sheep is unlucky.
Nigeria, Bring Back Our Girls
World  (tags: BringBackOurGirls, solidarity, children, violence, Nigerian government, Nigerian High Commissioner, Canada, Safety and Risk, Africa, abductions-terrorism, education, Boko Haram )

Jess
- 78 days ago - e-activist.com
Call on Chief Ojo Uma Maduekwe, the Nigerian High Commissioner in Canada, to help secure the safe release of the girls.
All Countries Will Have Drone Kill Technology in 10 Years - Report
World  (tags: Drones, Arms, CIA, Children, China, Human rights, Intelligence, Military, Modernization, Pakistan, Politics, Robert Bridge, Security, Terrorism, USA, War )

Brian
- 78 days ago - rt.com
"In just one decade, just about every country in the world will have the means to either build or buy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) capable of launching missiles at enemy targets, thus dramatically changing the face of warfare."
A Genocide We Can Stop --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, South Sudan, children, conflict, death, terrorism, war )

Lynn
- 78 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Women and children pulled from schools and hospitals and killed by the roadside, hate propaganda filling the airwaves - Rwanda 20 years ago? This is happening right now in South Sudan, and we have the power to help stop it.

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