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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
- 12 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
- 14 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.
Asylum Seekers Are Having Abortions to Avoid Raising Children in Australian Detention Centers
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, death, humanrights, society, news, freedoms, government )

Cal
- 14 days ago - vice.com
Just imagine having to terminate your pregnancy despite wanting the baby, because you were afraid it would die, face poor healthcare or take its first steps behind bars.
NE Philly Teen's Sex-Slave Experience Is All Too Common
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, pimping, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 14 days ago - articles.philly.com
THE YOUNG woman who befriended Tiffany on the Internet seemed innocent enough - so in the midst of a rough patch with her father, the 16-year-old Northeast Philadelphia girl let her new cyber-friend pick her up at home.
End Modern Domestic Slavery
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, end domestic slavery )

Rose
- 16 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez Goal: Save millions of women and girls from the horror of modern slavery
Marin Human Trafficking Task Force Aims to Raise Awareness, Train Law Enforcement
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, pimping, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 17 days ago - marinij.com
When Emily Sims was 19, she met a man in Marin who swept her off her feet and became her boyfriend. But their relationship held a dark secret as he spent three years sexually exploiting her, pimping her out throughout the county.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Israel: Let Young Palestinians Seek a Higher Education
World  (tags: world, politics, education, humanrights, middle-east, news, israel )

Cal
- 18 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Nearly 65% of Gaza's population is under the age of 25, although many would like to emigrate or study abroad, they're currently restricted.If Gaza universities don't offer the programs students want, they often forgo their academic aspirations altogether.
India Right-Wing Party Says Rape Charges Now 'Fashionable'
World  (tags: crime, asia, humanrights, India, rape, rage, Shiv Sena )

Naoko
- 18 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
NEW DELHI - Indian right-wing Hindu party Shiv Sena said Saturday filing sexual assault charges has "become a fashion" in an article backing a police officer accused of rape.
Glimmers of Hope--Here's Proof That Peace in the Middle East Can Really Happen
World  (tags: children, middle-east, humanrights, peace, world, politics, society, israel, palestine )

Cal
- 18 days ago - takepart.com
Peace can still happen. Peace is worth hoping for. Peace is the only thing that soothes pain on all sides. Peace is the only way that everyone really wins.
Glimmers of Hope: Here's Proof Middle East Peace Is Possible
World  (tags: Middle East, peace, humanrights, conflict, world, Israel, Palestine )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - takepart.com
With feelings so hurt, it's hard to see a way out. But peace is real. Peace can still happen. Peace is worth hoping for. Peace is the only thing that soothes pain on all sides. Peace is the only way that everyone really wins.
Kosovo Leaders Have Been Accused of Killing and Harvesting Organs
World  (tags: war crimes, crimes against humanity harvestingorgans, kosovo, world, politics, violence, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, government, HumanRights, crime, news )

Cal
- 18 days ago - news.vice.com
On Tuesday, Clint Williamson -- an American diplomat appointed EU prosecutor in 2011 to investigate crimes against humanity in Kosovo -- released a scathing statement that accused the Kosovo Liberation Army (KLA) of murdering a handful of people and then tr
Berishna´s Life, 10 Years Old, Is Worth Nothing for Them / La Vida De Berishna, De 10 añOs, No Vale Nada.
World  (tags: humanrights, afganistan, Afghan women, children's rights, afghan, violence, Rape victim )

Carmen
- 18 days ago - hazteoir.org
The Berishna story is poignant and excruciating: with only 10 years, this Afghan girl was raped by a clergyman.Their wounds and tears were so severe that needed 22 days of hospitalization.
Dispatches: Mass Grave Found in Eastern Ukraine
World  (tags: Ukraine, insurgents, mass grave, Sloviansk, humanrights )

Nancy
- 19 days ago - hrw.org
Insurgents systematically kidnapped, abducted, beat, and sometimes tortured activists and residents they suspected of supporting the Ukrainian government.
20 Bodies Found in Gaza Rubble as Wednesday Death Toll Hits 130
World  (tags: assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, energy war, crimes against humanity, end all US MILITARY AID TO ISRAEL, ethnic cleansing, civilians-children, war crimes, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, media, HumanRights, terrorism, world, blog, europe, death )

Jess
- 20 days ago - maannews.net
TV images showed at least one journalist lying motionless in the street, his flak jacket with "Press" on the front soaked in blood.
UN Chief: Israeli Attack on Gaza School 'Unjustifiable'
World  (tags: UnitedNations, Ban, Israeli War Crimes:Terrorism, humanitarian crisis, Obama, war crimes, bombings and attacks, schools, hospitals, children, death, news, Refugees&Relief, usa, media, humanrights, world, middle-east, europe, blog )

Jess
- 20 days ago - maannews.net
Ban accused the Israeli military of ignoring repeated communications on the location of the school.

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