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Pakistan: Stop Law Allowing Husbands to "Lightly Beat Wives"
World  (tags: world, ethics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, freedoms, politics, government, violence, women's rights )

- 133 days ago -
Add your voice to the many crying out against this law, both in Pakistan and around the world. Sign the petition and urge the Punjab Assembly not to pass the CIIâEUR(TM)s proposal.
Israeli Ex-Officers Issue Peace Plan, Condemn Government Inaction
World  (tags: Israeli, Ex-Officers, military, intelligence, peace, plan, condemn, government, Netanyahu )

- 147 days ago -
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 )

- 148 days ago -
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 )

- 151 days ago -
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 )

- 151 days ago -
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.
Ending Poverty Means Closing the Gaps Between Women and Men
World  (tags: world, women, humanrights, politics, poverty, Third world, government )

- 156 days ago -
The world is a better place for women and girls in 2016 than even a decade ago. But not for everyone, and definitely not everywhere: This is especially true in the worldâEUR(TM)s poorest, most fragile countries.
Rousseff Marks May Day By Expanding Brazils Anti Poverty Aid
World  (tags: May Day, public housing, poverty-aid, Brazil, democracy, coup d'etat, 1964 coup, Washington, D.C., politics, economy, democracy, Michel Temer, USA, President Rousseff, impeachment, military dictatorship, news, propaganda, media, government, election )

- 173 days ago -
Rousseff pledged to increased government funding to the Bolsa Family program and promised a new wave of public housing
Jordan Bans Lebanese Band That Promotes Gender Equality And Sexual Freedom
World  (tags: world, politics, society, humanrights, womrn, Jordan, freedoms, middle-east, media, government )

- 175 days ago -
A Lebanese band vocally supportive of gender equality and sexual liberation was barred from performing in Middle Eastern nation Jordan earlier this week.
Why So Many Iranians Have Come to Hate the Hijab
World  (tags: world, women, dress code, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, iran, ethics )

- 177 days ago -
Over the years the state crackdown on womenâEUR(TM)s dress has become more of a show to placate the countryâEUR(TM)s hardline base
Snowden: Trailer Debuts Online for Oliver Stone-Directed Film About Whistleblower Edward Snowden
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', Oliver Stone, Whistleblower, Edward Snowden, CIA, leaked, classified )

- 177 days ago -
The trailer shows Snowden, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, from his Special Forces training days through his time at the CIA to the events surrounding the 2013 leak of classified documents.
PETITION URG! Install Water Pump for WICHIS People in the Chaco Prov Argentina
World  (tags: petition, children, conflict, ethics, government, politics, world )

- 178 days ago -
The WICHIS communities, especially children, the elderly and disabled in the city of Villa Angela, Chaco; suffer parasitosis, skin infections and other severe health problems because they have no drinking water.
Here's What Nepal's 2015 Quake Zone Looks Like Today
World  (tags: Nepal, disaster recovery, politics, government, disaster aid, Refugees&Relief, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 179 days ago -
As Nepal struggles to recover from the deadly earthquake one year ago, many of those who survived are living in makeshift tin shelters with no financial ability to rebuild real homes anytime soon
Save Youth Mental Health in South Australia
World  (tags: government, HumanRights, politics )

- 182 days ago -
Can you please help spread the word, sign the petition and share it around. We need to give this isolated and vulnerable group of young people a voice.

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