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How Big Are The Protests In Hong Kong? This Drone Footage Should Give You Some Idea ~ VIDEO   video
World  (tags: Hong Kong, protests, crowds, China, government, Human Rights, humans, interesting, news, world, freedoms )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - youtu.be
At first the crowd seems to be about the same size as Occupy Wall Street was. Then the drone floats further up the highway and the massive scale of unrest in Hong Kong becomes truly apparent.
Why Hong Kong's 'Occupy Central' Movement Has Beijing Very, Very Scared
World  (tags: protests, Hong Kong, China, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', news, politics, world )

Cal
- 10 hours ago - thenation.com
Hong Kong is one of the most unequal developed economies in the world. Now the mainland government wants to keep a tight grip on the territory's political system too.
Sex Trafficking: Is There No End?
World  (tags: humanrights, India, Sex trafficking, freedoms, women )

Rose
- 1 day ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
In a startling revelation, an interim report by a government committee has found that a staggering 20,000 women,
Minister: Israel Looking at Ways to Lower Bedouin Birthrate
World  (tags: Bedouin population, Human Rights, polygamy, birthrate, freedoms, israel, world, ethics, government, middle-east, politics, humans, society )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
Fadi Masamra, director general of the Council of Unrecognized Villages in the Negev, said in response, "From a feminist perspective I support stopping polygamy, but to talk about dealing with the birthrate is insane.
What Every Politician Should Know About GMOs - But Hardly Any of Them Does
World  (tags: conflict, ethics, europe, freedoms, genetic engineering, government, HumanRights, politics, society, usa, world )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - gmeducation.org
On both sides of the Atlantic citizens are increasingly concerned about the use of GMOs in farming and food production but their questions and objections are continually ignored by governments and politicians.
Tell President Obama: Syrian Refugees Are In Crisis And Need Our Support - The Hunger Site
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, freedoms, Syria violence )

Farah
- 2 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Escalating violence and political unrest in Syria show no signs of abating, with more than 100,000 new refugees fleeing every month.
The Poem That Moved The UN Climate Change Summit Leaders To Tears   video
World  (tags: UnitedNations, UN Climate Change Summit, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, government, news, society, world )

Betsy
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
We have had the chance to listen to some of the speeches given at the UN Climate Change Summit.
The Philippines Is Deadly for Journalists
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, freedoms, humanrights, news )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
Last year it ranked worse than Syria for unpunished violence against the media.
The Islamic State Is Upset With The French Government's New Name For Them (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, French government, world, violence, death, politics, middle-east, freedoms )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The French foreign ministry released a statement earlier this week referencing the Islamic State group as "Daesh." The new moniker is a transliteration of an acronym of the group's Arabic name "al-Dawla al-Islamiya fi al-Iraq wa al-Sham.
Nigeria 'Is at War' as Thousands of Christians Are Murdered By Muslims
World  (tags: africa, children, conflict, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, violence, Nigeria, Muslims, Islam, Boko Harem )

Ge
- 9 days ago - speroforum.com
"The death toll of 2500 Catholics killed is more than double the entire Christians killed worldwide in 2012 based on data provided by World Watch Monitor.
Why GM Crops Will Not Feed the World
World  (tags: corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, interesting, food, hunger, genetic engineering, GMOs, politics, society, UnitedNations, world )

Kathy
- 10 days ago - motherearthnews.com
Last spring marked a tipping point for rising global food prices. Haiti's prime minister was ousted amid rice riots; Mexican tortillas have quadrupled in price. African countries were hit especially hard. According to the World Bank, global food prices
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
- 12 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.
ISIS Video Purportedly Shows Another Journalist Being Held In Captivity (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Great Britain, U.S. prisoner, ISIL, John Cantile, propaganda video, freedoms, government, politics, terrorism, news, interesting, middle-east )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The militant Islamic State group has released a new video in which a man identifying himself as a British journalist says that he will "show you the truth" about ISIS and how western media is manipulating the public.
A NEW SCANDِL :NSA Shared Americans' Private Communications With Israel
World  (tags: constitution, ethics, americans, crime, dishonesty, freedoms, humanrights, israel, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Abdessala
- 13 days ago - news.yahoo.com
U.S. National Security Agency routinely passing private, unedited communications of Americans to Israel
 

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