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New Zealand Family Shares a Tiny-Home Castle on Wheels
World  (tags: housing, mobility, New Zealand, minimalism )

- 169 days ago -
They say a person's home is his castle. But what about their truck? New Zealanders Jola and Justin have done the seemingly impossible, building a road-ready house truck that transforms into a high-ceilinged abode with full kitchen, roof deck, and turrets.
Worldwide Protests Demand Stop to Brazil's Assault on Indigenous Rights
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, WOUNDED KNEE, native rights, news, politics )

- 734 days ago -
Supporters of human rights organization Survival International held a vocal protest outside the Brazilian embassy in London today in support of thousands of indigenous demonstrators in Brazil rallying against the onslaught of their hard-won land rights.
Plans to Evict Botswana Bushmen Revealed By Leaked Report
World  (tags: native rights, housing, society, politicsu.s., congress, ethics, government, world, africa )

- 783 days ago -
Survival International has obtained detailed plans for the forced relocation of Bushmen by a local council in western Botswana, despite a recent High Court order prohibiting their forced eviction and central government assurances that no evictions would t
Is a HOME a Human Right? or Is a Child Living on the Streets An Acceptable Tragedy?
World  (tags: Home, homeless, house, housing, family, elf, equal life foundation, bill of rights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, freedoms, HumanRights, news, politics, society, UnitedNations, world, africa, usa, israel, palestine, middle-east, crime, ethics )

- 890 days ago -
Having people existing without adequate housing - or no housing at all - in this world proves that any belief of us being 'evolved' species is absolutely wrong. We still ponder money over each others basic necessities; Rather let a few have opulence?
3.5 Million Homeless and 18.5 Million Vacant Homes in the US
World  (tags: usa, americans, abuse, constitution, corruption, government, crime, lies, housing, economy, freedoms, humans, society, world, HumanRights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', crime, politics )

- 1376 days ago -
The depth and severity of the foreclosure crisis is a clear illustration of the urgent need for the U.S. government to put in place a system that respects, protects and fulfills human rights, including the right to housing...
ARGENTINA: Needs Outstrip Efforts to Build Affordable Housing
World  (tags: world, politics, news, society, economy, housing, affordable housing, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world )

- 1517 days ago -
The Argentine economy has grown steadily since 2003, and hundreds of thousands of social housing units have been built. Nevertheless, the protests and conflicts that periodically break out make it clear that the solutions have failed to keep up with the n
Reuters AlertNet - Haiti: Nine Months Later.... Assistance Provided and Achievements
World  (tags: world, haiti, earthquake, construction, housing, assistance )

- 1821 days ago -
Nine months after the disaster, Tdh continues to support families living the consequences of the earthquake through the construction of more lasting housing, the establishment of permanent facilities for water and sanitation, the care management of malnou
ACTION ALERT: PETITION- The African Holocaust
World  (tags: endangered, environment, habitat, humans, nature, politics, protection, suffering, world, abuse, americans, congress, constitution, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, economy, elections, ethics, freedoms, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing )

- 2125 days ago -
Venezuela: Chavez Launches New Housing Program
World  (tags: Venezuela, revolution, democracy, socialism, HumanRights, humanrights, GoodNews, goodnews, Chavez, Hugo Chavez, President Chavez, President Hugo Chavez, politics, government, housing, houses, homes, economy, greenbuilding, SustainableDevelopment, law )

- 2248 days ago -
In 2008, ~90,000 new homes were built in Venezuela, 1/2 by the govt & 1/2 privately. Around Turmerito, "many rich people seized land to build factories, parking lots... they can go elsewhere," said Chavez. "We are going to build housing for the people."
Man Must Choose Between Selling Kidney or Child
World  (tags: world, Pakistan, society, debts, economy, fears, threats, landlord, housing, conflict, HumanRights, family )

- 2274 days ago -
SARGODA, Pakistan (CNN) -- Mohammed Iqbal said he has been told by his landlord to pay up on debts and is left with a choice facing others in this impoverished corner of Pakistan: Sell your children or a kidney.
"Idol Gives Back" Charity Telethon Raised $22 Million for Charity
World  (tags: USA, Fox, world charities, us charities, children, children's needs, health, food, clothing, housing, American Idol, Ryan Seacrest, Paula Abdul, Randy Jackson, Simon Cowell, Great Britain, donations, Brad Pitt, Eli Manning, Bono, corporations )

K. A.
- 2736 days ago -
Charities selected to benefit from "Idol Gives Back" this year include the Children's Defense Fund, the Global Fund, Make It Right, Malaria No More, Save The Children and the Children's Health Fund
Venezuela: Designing a Cleaner Future
World  (tags: Venezuela, housing )

- 2745 days ago -
An innovative form of eco-friendly housing is taking off in Venezuela. "Petrocasas" is the name given to a new kind of house built with waste generated by oil production...On Sunday, 459 "Petrocasas" were granted to families in the coastal state of Carabo
Obama and Clinton Speak About Housing and the Economy: A Compare and Contrast
World  (tags: Barack Obama, Hillary Clinton, economy, housing, business, consumers, campaign 2008 )

- 2747 days ago -
Clinton and Obama's speeches, though they had slightly different focuses, underscore the difference between the Democrats and the sole Republican in terms of economic aptitude.
Rudd Moves to Make Housing More Affordabe - Australia
World  (tags: australia, kevin rudd, prime minister, government, housing, help, good news )

- 2775 days ago -
UP TO 100,000 low-cost rental homes will be built over the next decade under a federal plan to help families struggling to meet rising housing costs. With interest rates expected to rise again on Tuesday, Prime Minister Kevin Rudd used his 100th day in of
We Did It! The Next President WILL Go to Africa
World  (tags: abuse, americans, bush, bushadministration, candidates, cheney, clinton, congress, corruption, cover-up, crime, democrats, elections, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, government, healthcare, housing, media, news, obama, politics, propaganda, republicans, u.s. )

- 2779 days ago -
More than 100,000 ONE members signed our petition asking the presidential candidates to pledge to visit Africa in their first term and the candidates heard you loud and clear.

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