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URGENT!!! Drop All Charges Against ALL Sea Shepherd Volunteers & STOP THE GRIND! -PLEASE SIGN AND SHARE!!!
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd, Denmark, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', government, violence, death, freedoms )

Julie
- 17 days ago - change.org
The plundering of the oceans is our common issue, we all have the right to say STOP!
Bangladeshi Girls Seek Equal Opportunity
World  (tags: world, politics, society, women's rights, Bengladesh, humanrights, freedoms, news )

Cal
- 23 days ago - ipsnews.net
Besides the Empowering Adolescents initiative, other grassroots schemes to educate communities on the rights of women include groups that practice interactive popular theatre (IPT), designed to address social issues at a local level.
Alarm Over Tourists' Encounters With Uncontacted Indians in Peru
World  (tags: uncontacted tirbes, world, indigenous rights, freedoms, politics, society, world )

Cal
- 17 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Dozens of encounters between uncontacted Mashco-Piro Indians, tourists and settlers have been recorded in recent years.
For Israel, the Beginning of Wisdom Is to Admit Its Mistakes
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, violence, dishonesty, war, Human Rights, world, society, politics, government, ethics, conflict, crime, freedoms, middle-east )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - theguardian.com
Israel has a habit of justifying its actions in the occupied Palestinian territories, however illegal and indecent, in the name of security. But denying any security to the other side only perpetuates the conflict.
Pro-Russia Forces Gain Ground as Ukraine's Volunteer Battalions Decry Kiev Leaders
World  (tags: world, war, politics, Russia, Ukraine, violence, freedoms )

Cal
- 20 days ago - news.vice.com
As Russia forces push forward towards the southeastern Ukraine coastal city of Mariupol and evidence mounts of direct Russian military support to the insurgent fighters, besieged volunteer units of "patriots" leading the way in the country's fight back sa
Disunited Kingdom: Scotland's Separatists Cling to Hope
World  (tags: world, ethics, europe, freedoms, politics, society )

Cal
- 24 days ago - macleans.ca
After centuries of uneasy union, Scotland will vote on independence next month. The end of Great Britain may be closer than we think.
Gazans Celebrate as Officials Confirm Open-Ended Cease-Fire
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, Gaza, ceasefire, violence, world, war, conflict, freedoms, government, society )

Carrie
- 22 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
he deal comes after seven weeks of fighting in Gaza that killed more than 2,200 Palestinians and 69 Israelis. Although details of the agreement remain unclear, they are widely reported to include an easing of the seven-year Israeli-Egyptian economic...
Rape Victims of Islam
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, iraq, middle-east, palestine, news, Refugees&Relief, politics, Refugees&Relief, media, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, unitednations, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 28 days ago - shariaunveiled.wordpress.com
This woman tells the story of the Yezidi girls who committed suicide. "They took the girls by force and raped them, and after they returned they killed themselves."
Hamas Declares Support for Palestinian Bid to Join International Criminal Court
World  (tags: Hamas, Palestine, Israel, ICC, human rights, war crimes, violence, death, ethics, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 25 days ago - theguardian.com
Hamas has signed a pledge to back any Palestinian bid to join the international criminal court, a move which could expose both the Islamist group and Israel to war crimes investigations.
Islamic State's Bootleg Petro-State May Prove Unsustainable
World  (tags: Islamic State Fighters, black market oil, Syria, Jordan, Turkey, Iran, Iraq, violence, terrorism, middle-east, freedoms, conflict )

Carrie
- 25 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
With up to $2 million in daily revenue from black market oil, the Islamic State insurgency not only holds sway over swathes of Syria and Iraq but has also begun to lay the foundations to become a small petro-state. Such is the extent of the threat...
Remember 'Bring Back Our Girls'? This Is What Has Happened In The 5 Months Since
World  (tags: 'Bring Back Our Girls', Nigeria, Boko Haram, kidnapping, Human Rights, government, ethics, corruption, crime, violence, world, society, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
On the night of April 14, 2014, hundreds of schoolgirls at the Chibok boarding school in northeastern Nigeria awoke to the sound of gunfire. More than 270 of the schoolgirls found themselves in the clutches of the Islamist militant group Boko Haram.
US Air Strike 'Kills Three Islamic State Aides Including Right Hand Man of Leader Abu Bakr Al-Baghdadi' (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: world, Iraq, ISIS, war, death, terrorism, violence, government, freedoms, middle-east, news, Human Rights, politics, government )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - news.com.au
Three senior IS members, including a top aide to its leader, were reportedly killed in a US air strike in Iraq.A senior Iraqi security official told NBC News the strike on the IS stronghold of Mosul killed Abu Hajar Al-Sufi,an aide to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
To Defeat the Islamic State, Follow the Money
World  (tags: money, oil, ISIL, violence, war, world, Iraq, Syria, middle-east, politics, terrorism, freedoms, conflict )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - politico.com
President Obama is laying out his strategy to counter the Islamic State, whose rampages across Iraq and Syria have riveted Americans' attention on a zone of conflict that many had hoped to forget. Many are urging him to step up military action.
Reservists From Elite IDF Intel Unit Refuse to Serve Over Palestinian 'Persecution'
World  (tags: Israel Palestine, Human Rights, IDF, politics, interesting, government, ethics, freedoms, violence, world, society, conflict, crime, death, corruption )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - haaretz.com
"We, veterans of Unit 8200, reserve soldiers both past and present, declare that we refuse to take part in actions against Palestinians and refuse to continue serving as tools in deepening the military control over the Occupied Territories."
NATO to Boost Presence in Eastern Europe to Confront 'Potential Aggressors'
World  (tags: NATO, military presence, Eastern Europe, Russia, Human Rights, world, politics, government, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - rawstory.com
The new "spearhead" force, comprising several thousand troops and ready to deploy in a few days, means "we can deal swiftly and firmly with any threat," NATO head Anders Fogh Rasmussen said.
 

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