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Petition - End Madagascar's Plague Outbreak
World  (tags: Madagascar, plague outbrake, improvement, hygiene, crisis, needless deaths, preventable disease, help needed now, sanitation, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

Kalliope
- 9 days ago - forcechange.com
Fight the current plague outbreak in Madagascar and take steps to improve village hygiene to prevent future outbreaks. For most people in developed nations, the word "plague" likely conjures up images of Europe in the Middle Ages. Yet for the people of...
Petition - Lift Blockade and Save Yemen From World's Largest Famine
World  (tags: Yemen, blockades, conflict, crisis, lifting, Worst Famine in Decades, shipment, protection of the vulnerable, Medical Treatment, Food and water, humanitarian disaster, Ethical Treatment, help needed now )

Kalliope
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Open blockades into Yemen to allow aid deliveries through and save millions of lives. If blockades of land, air, and sea routes into Yemen are not lifted, the country will face the worst famine the world has seen in decades, according to the UN.
Thank John Oliver for Speaking Out on the Crisis in Tibet!
World  (tags: tibet, Dalai Lama, conflict, Chinese-Tibet oppression, chinese government, treatment, ethics, humanrights, crisis )

Kalliope
- 257 days ago - action.savetibet.org
It took a lot of time, energy and guts for John Oliver to publicly speak out against the Chinese government's treatment of Tibetans. Watch this in-depth story on Tibet - and thank John Oliver for shining a light on the enduring crisis.
The Dalai Lama Speaks the Uncomfortable Truth About Immigration
World  (tags: world, war, violence, UnitedNations, society, politics, humans, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, conflict, Dalai Lama, Immigration, refugee, crisis, exodus, Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, fascism, racism, patriotism )

Darren
- 514 days ago - wakingtimes.com
When a refugee crisis of such magnitude as the mass exodus from Syria occurs, it tends to draw out both the best and worst qualities of people.
The Middle East Needs To Take Care Of Its Own Refugees
World  (tags: Refugees, relief, asylum, crisis, GCC, Saudi Arabia, West )

Evelyn
- 807 days ago - thedailybeast.com
A growing number of Muslims, Arabs, South Asian diaspora writers and others are rightly asking another question- Rather than laying all of the responsibility and blame at the footsteps of the West, why aren't Arab leaders giving these refugees safe haven?
The Cartoon That Sums Up the World's 'Migrant Crisis'
World  (tags: refugees, migrants, boat people, crisis, Asia, Mediterranean, Mexico, Africa, Rohingya, Gaza, Syria, Libya )

Evelyn
- 813 days ago - i100.independent.co.uk
The cartoon tried to take a step back, and show that we are all humans on a small planet, trying to hang on.
Kept Afloat By Hope - the Endless Odyssey of the Rohingya
World  (tags: freedoms, asia, government, humanrights, Rohingya, Myanmer, boat people, crisis )

Naoko
- 915 days ago - irinnews.org
Faizal Ahmad* has just spent six months at sea, in an open boat crammed with 450 people, praying that Allah would deliver him to safety and a future free of persecution.
4 Calamities Destroying America's Economy Being Ignored By Elites
World  (tags: economy, crisis, crises, automation, globalization, farming, environmental degradation )

Freya
- 1180 days ago - alternet.org
The world's current economic and political structures are proving incapable of fixing the global crisis of poverty, unemployment, and dislocation from a viable way of life for the majority of the world's population.
Ukraine Needs Russia and the West
World  (tags: Ukraine, crisis, violence, US, Media, Europe, Russia )

Angelika
- 1287 days ago - washingtonpost.com
If the United States is to help stabilize Ukraine and prevent a much larger European crisis, then the American political establishment and much of the mainstream media will need a sober reassessment of reality.
PETITION TO UN WOMEN AND UNICEF: Put the Pressure on Nigeria's Government to Do More to Find the Kidnapped Schoolgirls NOW!
World  (tags: Nigeria, Crisis, PETITION )

David
- 1294 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Will you join us in calling on UN Women, UNICEF, and prominent UN ambassadors to pressure the Nigerian government to do more and making rescuing these girls a top priority?
Putin Agrees to Ukraine 'Fact-Finding' Mission After Talk With Merkel
World  (tags: Ukraine, Russia, crimea, crisis, Putin, Merkel, EU, G8 summit, boycott, cold war, fact-finding mission, troops, NATO, USA )

Angelika
- 1359 days ago - dw.de
Russian President Putin has agreed to a proposal from the German chancellor to form a "fact-finding" mission to calm tensions with Ukraine. The move follows Western outcry over his deployment of troops to Crimea.
PLEASE SIGN; Save Gaza! Don't Support Zionism!
World  (tags: Gaza, crisis, illegal Israeli occupation, solidarity, free Palestine, freedom, justice, settlement building, siege on Gaza, israeli terrorism, children, humanitarian, injustice, international law violation, EU, BDS, apartheid wall boycott of Israel )

Jess
- 1385 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
To: The International Community We support the Cairo Declaration of the Gaza Freedom March, which reads as follows:
Europe Frets Over Italy: 'Two Clowns Won the Election'
World  (tags: Italy, elections, Berlusconi, economy, EU, Euro, crisis )

Angelika
- 1727 days ago - spiegel.de
Global investors have made it clear that the Italian election result is not to their liking, with Moody's even threatening a rating downgrade. European politicians are also unimpressed and fear the euro crisis may soon return. Undiplomatic comments made
Italy Bond Yields Soar; Euro Zone Troubles Deepen
World  (tags: italy, crisis, government, euro zone, trouble, bond )

Suzane
- 2204 days ago - reuters.com
Italian government bond yields soared to near 15-year highs, putting the euro zone's third largest economy front and center of the region's debt crisis, despite scrambling efforts by policymakers to stem the growing contagion.
 

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