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The Far Right Grows in Europe: The Aftermath of Austerity   video
World  (tags: Europe, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, economic woes, fascists, governments, society, violence, world )

- 1482 days ago -
Extreme financial crisis often leads to the rise of extreme right wing groups, hatred of immigrants, and a fascists mentality. The world had seen this before.
CHILD SALVERY: Tell European Parliament to Stop Supporting Forced Child Labor in the Cotton Industry. SIGN!
World  (tags: europe, children, child labour, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', east europe, governments, slavery, cotton, Uzbekistan, crime, China, freedoms, violence )

- 2019 days ago -
Child slavery is an ongoing problem in Uzbekistan's cotton industry. Around 90 per cent of Uzbek cotton is harvested by hand with approximately half of all cotton picked by state-sponsored forced child labor. Human rights groups estimate that hundreds of
UN Anti-Hunger Petition Has 250,000 Signatures and Counting
World  (tags: unitednations, hunger, end hunger, governments, petition, 1 million, goal, 250000, urge, FAO, campaign, video, signatures )

- 2604 days ago -
3 August 2010 - A United Nations-drafted petition that aims to encourage governments to make the elimination of hunger their priority has so far been signed by more than 250,000 people and is on track to achieve its goal of a million by the end of
Are The Banks In Trouble?
World  (tags: banks, credit, debit, debt, mortgages, banks, governments )

- 3664 days ago -
"The rising interbank lending rates are a proxy of sorts for the increased risk that some banks, somewhere, may go belly up." (Editorial; WSJ, 9-6-07)
Looking for Clues in the Ivory Jungle
World  (tags: africa, ivory trade, elephant poaching, elephants, CITES, Asia, governments, politics )

- 3753 days ago -
Willem Wijnstekers gave more answers on ivory than anything else - in particular, on the question of whether even a very limited legal ivory trade would stimulate elephant poaching.

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