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Turkey PM Tells Obama to *"Take Care"* of Pennsylvania-Based Islamist Gulen (Updated)
World  (tags: Turkey, PM Erdogan gives orders to Obama, Gulen, plan crime, corruption )

Beth
- 34 days ago - creepingsharia.wordpress.com
Erdogan: "I told Obama [during a recent phone conversation] that the person who is responsible for the unrest in Turkey lives in your country, in Pennsylvania. I told him this clearly. I said, 'I expect what's necessary [to be done].' You have to take ..
Iraqi Women, Secularists Protest Law That Would Allow Marriage Of 9-Year-Old Girls
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, corruption, crime, Education, ethics, freedoms, government, iraq, politics, society, Womens Rights )

Kit
- 35 days ago - opposingviews.com
Dozens of women gathered in Baghdad, Iraq, on Saturday to protest a proposed law that would allow girls in the country to be married off at just nine years old
Russian Markets Plunge as Putin Tightens Crimea Grip
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', russia, Putin, conflict, corruption, crime, death, government, media, politics, society, violence )

Kit
- 48 days ago - reuters.com
Russia paid a financial price on Monday for its military intervention in neighboring Ukraine, with stocks, bonds and the rouble plunging as President Vladimir Putin's forces tightened their grip on the Russian-speaking Crimea region.
What Did Sochi Get for $51 Billion? Highways, Railroads and a Lot of White Elephants
World  (tags: Sochi, Sochi Olympics, Development, infrastructure, Russia, taxpayers, politics, corruption, ethics, environment )

Angelika
- 54 days ago - thenation.com
In the old airport, arrivals were written up on the wall by hand and angry attendants yelled out departures over megaphones. Now Sochi has a modern airport that doesn't transport you back to the Soviet Union as soon as you walk into it.
Sign the No Dirty Gold Pledge ACTION
World  (tags: mining, dirty gold, money, business, corruption, corporate, ecosystems, humanrights )

Nancy
- 64 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Demand that the global mining industry provide retailers and consumers an alternative to dirty gold.
Somalia: Women Shouldn't Live in Fear of Rape
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, corruption, crime, freedoms, politics, rape, Somalia )

Kit
- 65 days ago - hrw.org
New Cabinet Should Implement 5-Point Plan To Curtail Sexual Violence
Turkish Parliament Passes Draconian Internet Control Legislation
World  (tags: Internet, censorship, Turkey, freedoms, society, corruption, dictatorship, Tayyip Erdogan, freedom of expression, access to information, investigative journalism )

Angelika
- 72 days ago - aljazeera.com
Despite vociferous opposition from civil society groups, Turkey's parliament adopted a new internet censorship bill yesterday, which was roundly criticized as an assault on freedom of expression, access to information, and investigative journalism.
Iran: Leading Muslim Cleric Tortured, Near Death for Criticizing Political Islam
World  (tags: Iran, Political Islam, Ayatollah, Torture, Rape, Poison, Prison, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, death, freedoms, government )

Rob and J
- 73 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
He is presently serving the eighth year of an 11-year sentence handed down to him by the Islamic Republic's courts for advocating the separation of state & religion inside Iran. He has endured the rape of his spouse in front of other family members
An Inside Look at the Taliban's Bankers - Reuters Investigates - VIDEO   video
World  (tags: War, Afghanistan, Pakistan, secret funding, crime, drugs, corruption, banks, Americans, taxpayers, US treasury, Obama, Pentagon )

Angelika
- 86 days ago - reuters.com
In Afghanistan, the lines between Taliban finance and legitimate commerce are often blurred. Reuters Special Correspondent Matthew Green takes us through the clandestine world of the currency dealers suspected of secretly funding the insurgency.
US Psychology Body Declines to Rebuke Member in GuantáNamo Torture Case
World  (tags: humanrights, humans, politics, government, world, usa, violence, society, ethics, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, conflict, freedoms, abuse, violence, culture, law, health, healthcare )

JL
- 87 days ago - theguardian.com
Complaint dropped against John Leso, involved in brutal interrogation of suspected 9/11 hijacker Mohammed al-Qahtani
NORTH KOREA: WHERE EVERYTHING'S AMAZING AND EVERYONE IS HAPPY
World  (tags: North Korea, lies, dishonesty, propaganda, humanrights, politics, government, ethics, corruption, violence, society )

Carrie
- 88 days ago - esquire.com
"Welcome to the Democratic People's Republic of Korea," our host beamed. The plane had barely landed, and the propaganda had already started. I was officially part of the first tourist delegation to ever visit North Korea for New Year's.
Isn't It Ironic? The 1% Battles Economic Inequality at a Swiss Resort Gathering
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, inequality, Rich and Poor, world )

Kit
- 88 days ago - alternet.org
The World Economic Forum brings together the richest and most powerful people in the world. But what's their message to the world's poor?
Palestinian Refugee Admits It Was Not Jews Who Kicked Them Out In 1948   video
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, israel, media, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 91 days ago - youtube.com
The "Palestinian" people as we know them today were an artificial creation of illegal immigrants originating from Egypt and Saudi Arabia. These "Palestinians" were told by the Muslim country of Jordan to leave.
Thai Protests Challenge 'Corrupt' Democracy
World  (tags: protedsts, corruption, Thailand, society, news, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', politics, world )

Cal
- 91 days ago - ipsnews.net
Street demonstrations in the Thai capital reflect the disillusionment of growing middle classes across Asia that see multi-party democracy as a playground for the corrupt rather than a process that elects lawmakers to serve society and the nation.
No More Violence for Ethiopian Women - The Literacy Site
World  (tags: women, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, corruption, UnitedNations, violence )

Farah
- 94 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
A dangerous catch-22 plagues many Ethiopian girls today: they must choose between marriage before the age of 16 or face intense manual labor and sexual slavery if they leave home. It's a life doomed for violence and injustice.
 

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