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Child Labor and Slavery in Chocolate Industry
World  (tags: HumanRights )

Angelica
- 24 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
A handful of organizations and Journalists have reported child labor, and in some cases slavery, on cocoa farms in Western Africa. Most of the children are between the ages of 12 and 16, but reporters have found children as young as 5.
We Demand An End to the Killings in Beni, DRC
World  (tags: HumanRights )

Angelica
- 24 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Recent news have reported that ADF have raided some villages in Beni, North Kivu, and ruthlessly murdered with axes and machettes at least 50 people. Urgent and full deployment of additional units in the region is requested to protect local citizens.
Decades Later, Afghan Refugees Face Uncertain Homecoming
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, asia, humanrights, news )

Cal
- 83 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Thousands of Afghans are making their way home after years and years living as refugees in neighboring Pakistan. For many of the migrants, their native country is now a foreign place.
What They Took With Them   video
World  (tags: war, HumanRights, conflict, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, news )

Patrick
- 84 days ago - youtube.com
The poem was written by Jenifer Toksvig and was inspired by stories and first-hand testimonies from refugees forced to flee their homes and items they took with them. One of the sources for the poem was a photography project, The Most Important Thing.
Marriage Equality Now - PETITION
World  (tags: marriage equality Australia, LGBTQI rights, petition'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights )

Animae
- 99 days ago - campaigns.greens.org.au
Equality is not negotiable. Marriage equality is inevitable - & Australia is ready for it!!
Law Enforcement Must Understand How to Interact With People on the Spectrum!
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, petition to sign, Autism spectrum disorder )

Rose
- 107 days ago - therainforestsite.greatergood.com
America's cops need help. They're underfunded, stretched too thin, and dealing with deeply divided communities every day. They're asked to
The Hidden Holocaust
World  (tags: Holocuast, war crimes, genocide, world, never forget, humanrights )

Cal
- 113 days ago - cbsnews.com
A priest is determined to find forgotten victims of the Holocaust whose bodies lie in unmarked mass graves in the former USSR
Venezuela Is Descending Into Chaos. Now This Issue Is on AmericaâEUR(TM)s Doorstep.
World  (tags: politics, violence, world, VENEZUELA, venezuela, humanrights )

Cal
- 117 days ago - motherjones.com
The number of Venezuelans applying for asylum is up 168 percent in fiscal 2016.
SYRIA: Stop the Bombs
World  (tags: terrorism, war, politics, middle-east, children, WAR CRIMES, Russian bombing of humanitarian workers , humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 121 days ago - medicsunderfire.org
The repeated targeting of healthcare workers and hospitals by the Russian and Syrian governments are war crimes. We call on you to give SyriaâEUR(TM)s heroic healthcare workers and the communities they serve a zone free from bombing
46 Million People Living as Slaves, Latest Global Index Reveals
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking Awareness )

Rose
- 142 days ago - theguardian.com
An Australian human rights group, founded by billionaire business magnate Andrew Forrest and backed by Hollywood actor Russell Crowe,
AmericaâEUR(TM)s Female Prison Population Has Grown 800% and Nobody Is Talking About It
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, women's rights, prisons )

Rose
- 142 days ago - theantimedia.org
(ANTIMEDIA) Washington, D.C. âEUR" Holly Harris may wear cowboy boots to work, but the Kentucky mom and Executive Director for the US Justice Action Network (USJAN) is far from your average southerner.
VIDEO: 16 Girls Rescued From Human Traffickers
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, South Africa, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 144 days ago - enca.com
JOHANNESBURG -- Sixteen girls have been rescued from a human trafficking ring in Kempton Park, in Ekurhuleni. The three bedroom house, with a large garden, is situated on a quiet street in the suburb.
The Chilcot Report: Too Little, Too Late
World  (tags: violence, war, usa, Great Britain, middle-east, iraq, ethics, conflict, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, corruption, crime, death, HumanRights )

Wilde
- 150 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The long-awaited "Report of the Iraq Inquiry" was finally released this past Wednesday, July 6, 2016. The Inquiry, better known as the "Chilcot Report" (so named after the man, Sir John Chilcot, who sat at the head of the Committee of Privy Counselors em
Tanzania and Gambia Ban Child Marriage, Winning Praise From Rights Groups as a 'Critical Step Forward'
World  (tags: children, humanrights, Goos news Ban child marriages africa )

Rose
- 150 days ago - independent.co.uk
Rights groups have welcomed the decisions both of Gambia and Tanzania to ban child marriage.
Putnam Human Trafficking Survivor Hikes to Raise Awareness -
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, Human Trafficking, survivor )

Rose
- 150 days ago - wvgazettemail.com
For about two years as a teenager, Angie Conn, of Buffalo, was trapped by physical force. For about eight years, she was trapped by the darkness that followed.
 

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