Start A Petition

World

Muslim Atrocities Sweeping India From Mumbai to Tamil Nadu   video
World  (tags: Jihad targeting Hindus, human rights violations )

Beth
- 1693 days ago - youtube.com
In a show of utter disrespect to the Indian people, a hate-filled mob of Muslims launched an attack on the Indian War Memorial in Mumbai. While waving a Pakistani flag and hurling obscenities at the local citizens of the province of Maharashtra, the pack
Belgian Prisoner Claims REBELS Used Gas in Syria   video
World  (tags: Belgian journalist prisoner, Syrian Rebels used Sarin Gas, Human rights violations, Sunnis, Syria )

Beth
- 1742 days ago - youtube.com
Belgian Journalist held prisoner in Syria confirms that the poison gas attack was carried out by FSA 'rebels,' NOT Bashar al-Assad. Other reports have said this, too. Why is this administration so keen on ignoring the other d)ata? (Video is 2 min, 26 sec
Egyptian Children Describe Being Tortured   video
World  (tags: Egypt, Human Rights violations, children's rights violations, Muslim Brotherhood, child beatings )

Beth
- 1908 days ago - youtube.com
Mosireen, a website run by Egyptian activists, has published a video compiling the interviews of several children who say they were tortured during their arrest and detention in prison. The victims are between the ages of 12 and 17. Most of the children
60% MALE POLL RESPONDENTS ADMIT TO ABUSING WOMEN IN EGYPT
World  (tags: Egypt, sexism, Islam, Abuse, Honor crimes, Human Rights Violations, Muslims crime )

Patricia
- 2055 days ago - themuslimissue.wordpress.com
Majority of women who took part in a survey in Egypt said they have been victims of harassment. While 60 per cent of men responded saying they had harassed women. Some men resorted to abusing females at regular intervals - on a monthly or weekly basis.
Tibet's Cry for Help - Please Sign This Petition!
World  (tags: Tibet, China, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2414 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
A rising number of Tibetans are taking their lives through self immolation in a desperate cry to the world to stop the escalating Chinese crackdown. As shocked citizens, we call on you to urgently send an independent high-level mission to the area...
Yemen; A Country Profile
World  (tags: Yemen, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2647 days ago - english.aljazeera.net
Yemen is in theory a democracy, the only one on the Arabian Peninsula, but in practice its politics have been dominated for decades by one man: president Ali Abdullah Saleh...
He Was 14 Yrs. 6mos. and 5 Days Old --- and the Youngest Person Executed in the United States in the 20th Century | Flickr : Pa
World  (tags: USA South Carolina, death penalty, Human Rights Violations, children, abuse, black americans, crime, history )

Laurence
- 2652 days ago - flickr.com
In a South Carolina prison sixty-six years ago, guards walked a 14-year-old boy, bible tucked under his arm, to the electric chair. At 5' 1" and 95 pounds, the straps didn't fit, and an electrode was too big for his leg.
Burma Activists Call for EU Action
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2679 days ago - irrawaddy.org
Human Rights activists called for the EU to maintain sanctions on Burma, increase humanitarian aid on the Thai-Burmese border and provide large scale financial support to civil society groups inside and outside Burma...
Burma; Suu Kyi Urges 'Practical' US Approach
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Military Dictatorship, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2766 days ago - dvb.no
"There are a lot of people who say that now that the US has decided to engage with the military regime, they have turned their back on us," Suu Kyi told CNN after being freed from years of house arrest...
No Room to Talk in 'Stable' Tibet
World  (tags: Tibet-Chinese-Oppression, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2884 days ago - bbc.co.uk
BBC. For two years now Tibet has been largely closed to foreign media. We were allowed in with a small group of journalists, escorted by Chinese minders. China's aim was to convince us that things are back to normal after the serious unrest...
Burmese Murderer Than Shwe Visits India Amid Protests
World  (tags: Burma, Dictatorship, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2884 days ago - irrawaddy.org
The Prime Butcher, General Than Shwe, Burma's junta chief, began a five-day visit to India on Sunday for talks with senior leaders aimed at deepening ties between the two South Asian neighbors. Pro-democracy advocates protested...
Burma on New China 'Watch List' for Resources
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Chinese Imperialism, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2901 days ago - irrawaddy.org
China has put Burma on a special "watch list" for potential acquisition of urgently needed natural resources, including coal, gold and copper as well as oil and gas. All China's land border neighbors are the subject of a resources study...
Burma: Junta Rejects International Election Observers
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Military Dicktatorship, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 2960 days ago - irrawaddy.org
The Burmese government has rejected the role of international election observers in the upcoming election this year, according to state-run newspapers.
Human Rights Situation in DPR Korea Is Bleak, Independent UN Expert Says
World  (tags: humanrights, DPRK, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, abuce, violation, Human Rights Violations, UnitedNations, abductions )

Naoko
- 3016 days ago - un.org
The many instances of harrowing and horrific human rights violations in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) will continue unless certain measures at the national and international levels are taken, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on
Burma Rejects Foreign 'Interference' Over Suu Kyi
World  (tags: Burma/Myanmar, Military Junta, Human Rights Violations )

Ben
- 3308 days ago - english.dvb.no
(AFP)-Burma angrily rejected foreign "pressure and interference" over the trial of Aung San Suu Kyi, denying that the trial was a political ploy to keep her locked up for elections in 2010. "It is not political, it is not a human rights issue..."
 

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: World

Most Active Stories Today in World tagged with human rights violations

top story finders in World

1. Mike R 5 popular stories

2. Cher C 5 popular stories

3. JL A 4 popular stories

4. Marianne R 4 popular stories

5. Paulo R 4 popular stories

6. Kiki R 4 popular stories

7. Danuta W 4 popular stories

8. Laura H 4 popular stories

9. Cathy B 4 popular stories

10. Trish K 4 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!





New to Care2? Start Here.