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5 Things You Didn't Know About Human Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, things you should know about human traff )

Rose
- 15 hours ago - rollingstone.com
With 21 million people around the world in forced labor, what can we do
Islamic Fighters Kill Scores of Yazidi Men in Iraq
World  (tags: humanrights, Islamic State Fighters, Yazidi men, Iraq, violence, crime )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - news.msn.com
Islamic State fighters had surrounded the nearby village 12 days ago and demanded that its Yazidi residents convert or die. On Friday afternoon, they moved in.
CERD to Hear From Tribes About US's Discriminatory 'Unrecognized' Label
World  (tags: world, humanrights, 'unrecognized' tribes, US policy towards native americans, politics, news, society, government )

Cal
- 4 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations' 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) about the discriminatory nature of the United States' label
PETITION; Take the Occupation to Court
World  (tags: HumanRights, israel, middle-east, palestine, Justice, conflict, government )

Eleonora
- 5 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
We, the undersigned, having seen the massacres committed against the people of Gaza, are writing to say that the time has come to join the Rome Statute and/or issue a declaration accepting the Court's jurisdiction over crimes committed in
Month-Long War in Gaza Has Left a Humanitarian and Environmental Crisis
World  (tags: assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, Israeli forces violations, war crimes, Red Cross, Peter Maurer, Ban ki-moon, crimes against humanity, UnitedNations, HumanRights, children, death, terrorism, Refugees&Relief, middle-east, media, usa, europe )

Jess
- 7 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Everywhere you look there is destruction... "I've never seen such massive destruction ever before," Peter Maurer, the president of the International Committee of the Red Cross, said
NDTV Exclusive: How Hamas Assembles and Fires Rockets
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, government, humanrights, interesting, middle-east, news, media, israel, palestine, politics, Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, world, war )

Quanta
- 8 days ago - ndtv.com
Gaza: In the minutes before the ceasefire kicked in at Gaza this morning, Hamas fired a flurry of rockets towards Israel - 30 according to some counts.
Hamas Tunnels to Murder Kindergarteners
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, israel, media, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Rahman
- 9 days ago - themuslimissue.wordpress.com
Hamas Tunnels Used To Target Israel's Kindergartens in planned 9/11 styled attack. And to think that people actually believe Hamas is a humanitarian organization!
ISIS Overtakes Iraq's Largest Christian City
World  (tags: ISIS, iraq, politics, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, children, death, ethics, HumanRights )

Lynn
- 9 days ago - cnn.com
The latest advance by ISIS (or the Islamic State, formerly known as the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria) has caused thousands of Christians in the city to flee, just as other minority groups targeted by ISIS have done, as well as Shiite Muslims.
Stop Organ Harvesting in China ACTION
World  (tags: Falun Gong, live organ donors, China, organs, humanrights, world, crime )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - organpetition.org
Tens of thousands of illegally imprisoned Falun Gong believers have been used as a living organ bank, killed on demand to fuel China's lucrative organ transplant industry, as outlined in this video: http://goo.gl/CcHPe.
In Iraq, An Entire Religion Faces Extinction For Something It Doesn't Believe
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, iraq, ISIS< Yazidis, persecution, death, war, humanrights )

Cal
- 10 days ago - thinkprogress.org
After ISIS began taking cities in Northern Iraq this week, some 40,000 people -- most of whom are Yazidi -- fled to the desolate peaks of Mount Sinjar, lest they be killed or forced to convert to ISIS's peculiarly brutal form of Islam
Women Stoned to Death for Adultery
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, woman stoned to death )

Rose
- 10 days ago - au.news.yahoo.com
EIRUT (AP) -- A cleric read the verdict before the truck came and dumped a large pile of stones near the municipal garden. Jihadi fighters then brought in the woman, clad head to toe in black, and put her in a small hole in the ground
Mr. Obama, What Is Barbaric?   video
World  (tags: cover-up, ethics, obama, terrorism, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, conflict, HumanRights, israel, palestine, terrorism, war )

Eleonora
- 11 days ago - youtube.com
It seems President Obama and his administration consider the abduction of an invading soldier from an occupying army to be 'barbaric' but the massacre of more than 1600 Palestinians ... is not barbaric.
Intercontinental Cry Marks A Decade On Front Lines of Global Indigenous Movement -
World  (tags: environment, ecosystems, politics, humanrights, indigenous rights, media, Interconinental Cry, world, politics, freedoms )

Cal
- 11 days ago - occupy.com
Ten years ago, when John "Ahni" Schertow launched the award-winning magazine Intercontinental Cry, about 50 Indigenous Nations led their own front-line struggles to save some of the last intact habitats on Earth from the ravages of modern industrial deve
Antisemitism on Rise Across Europe 'in Worst Times Since the Nazis'
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, europe, anti-semtiism, anti-Semtiism, violence, society, news, humanrights, world )

Cal
- 11 days ago - theguardian.com
Experts say attacks go beyond Israel-Palestinian conflict as hate crimes strike fear into Jewish communities
There Are Reports of the Islamic State Executing Dozens of Yazidis
World  (tags: ISIS, atrocities, genocide, iraq, politics, society, world, humanrights, government, ethics, freedoms )

Cal
- 12 days ago - globalpost.com
The Yazidis in northern Iraq are used to being persecuted, but this attack was bad. The Islamic State captured Sinjar, forcing thousands from their homes.
 

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