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Suspend Saudi Arabia From UN Human Rights Council
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, UN human rights council, Amnesty International, yemen, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government, world, violence )

Lone
- 222 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
Amnesty International is calling for Saudi Arabia to be stripped of its rights of membership in the Human Rights Council until it ends unlawful attacks by the military coalition it leads in Yemen
PETITION : EU: Stop Arms Sales to Saudi Arabia .
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, government, HumanRights, humanrights, politics, violence, world, war )

Monika
- 227 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
They bomb schools, hospitals, even wedding parties. What Saudi Arabia is doing in Yemen is disgusting and they are doing it with weapons they buy from Europe, the US, and Canada.
Don't Cut a Single Workers' Right When Making New UK Laws
World  (tags: world, U.K., Britain, BREXIT, Workers, Rights, UK Law, society, politics, humanrights, HumanRights, government, freedoms, ethics, TUC, TradesUnionCongress )

Darren
- 232 days ago - campaign.goingtowork.org.uk
To: Members of Parliament Commit publicly that you will not vote for any reduction in British workers' rights, or restrict their applicability, when interpreting EU law into post-Brexit UK law.
The British Are Frantically Googling What the E.U. Is, Hours After Voting to Leave It
World  (tags: Brexit, EU, voters, consequences, europe, government, politics, world )

John
- 242 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The whole world is reeling after a milestone referendum in Britain to leave the European Union. And although leaders of the campaign to exit Europe are crowing over their victory, it seems many Britons may not even know what they had actually voted for.
Britain's EU Exit: What Comes Next?
World  (tags: europe, freedoms, government, UK, Brexit, EU, society )

John
- 243 days ago - npr.org
United Kingdom voters sent shockwaves across Europe and beyond with their vote to exit the European Union. The "Brexit" vote stunned the country's political elite, the financial markets and British bookmakers. It is going to be a big deal.
Petition EU Referendum Rules Triggering a 2nd EU Referendum
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humans, government, freedoms, europe, ethics, EU, Referendum, 2nd EU Referendum, HM Government, UK, British )

Darren
- 243 days ago - petition.parliament.uk
We the undersigned call upon HM Government to implement a rule that if the remain or leave vote is less than 60% based a turnout less than 75% there should be another referendum.
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
- 243 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.
Petition Chinese Government and the UN to Allow Tibetans to Stay in Their Homes
World  (tags: humanrights, government, United Nations, China, Tibetan Buddhism, oppression )

Andrea
- 247 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Chinese authorities have announced the destruction of thousands of monastic dwellings and expulsion of monks, nuns and lay practitioners at Serthar Larung Gar Buddhist Institute, the famed Tibetan Buddhist religious encampment located in Serthar.
The UN's Damning Report on Israel and Torture: The Desperate Case of Palestinian Youth in the Occupied Territory
World  (tags: Human Rights, UN, Israeli-state-terrorism, Israeli Occupation, Palestinian youth, violence, society, crime, death, ethics, conflict, children, middle-east, news, government )

Carrie
- 250 days ago - salon.com
A recent report by the UN Committee Against Torture puts into stark relief the absurd situation we are now in, with Israel chairing a committee that is responsible for, among other things, calling attention to Israel's violations of human rights.
Israeli Ex-Officers Issue Peace Plan, Condemn Government Inaction
World  (tags: Israeli, Ex-Officers, military, intelligence, peace, plan, condemn, government, Netanyahu )

Sam
- 271 days ago - abcnews.go.com
A group of more than 200 Israeli military and intelligence officers criticized the government for a lack of action in resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and issued a detailed plan they say can end the impasse.
Petition: Let the World Show Support for Bernie Sanders
World  (tags: humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, government, politics, usa, world, GoodNews, humans, UnitedNations, europe, china, asia, middle-east, israel )

Andrea
- 272 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Those of you in the world without voting rights in America, as America has such a large impact on the world and its environment, the citizens of the world can take the opportunity to show their support for Bernie Sanders through this petition.
Lack of Support Endangers Rangers and Global Wildlife
World  (tags: global poaching crisis, wildlife rangers, government, world, WWF, crime, humans, society )

Lone
- 275 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Battling a global poaching crisis, wildlife rangers believe they lack the necessary equipment, training and support from their governments to protect themselves and the worldâEUR(TM)s threatened wildlife from poachers, according to a new WWF study released
URGENT ACTION! Uzbekistan - Defend Human Rights Defenders Monitoring Abuses in the Cotton Harvest
World  (tags: Uktam, pre-trial detention, uzbekistan, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, government, politics, world )

Lone
- 275 days ago - iuf.org
The campaign focuses on Uktam Pardaev, member of a cotton harvest monitoring group. Uktam was arrested on November 16, 2015 and held for eight weeks in pre-trial detention. He was in a damp, cold cell with only a dirty mat to sleep on.

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