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TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Charity for Helping Syrian Children - ForceChange
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, politics, world, Syrian conflict, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, government, goodnews )

Cal
- 431 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud SOS Children's Villages for its effort to provide Syrian children with warm clothing
Human Trafficking Brings Easy Money, Hard Lives For Teenage Girls
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, violence, Human Trafficking, young girls )

Rose
- 431 days ago - sacramento.cbslocal.com
RAMENTO (CBS13) -- Federal investigators say Sacramento is a gateway for human trafficking, and they say victims and their peddlers at are the proof. Video
'Mass Killing' Arrest Warrant Issued for Ukraine's Yanukovych
World  (tags: Yanukovych, Crimea, Ukraine, mass killings, elections, violence, government, humanrights )

Nancy
- 433 days ago - nbcnews.com
The country's parliament has been passing new laws since Yanukovych left the capital after signing a deal Friday with protesters who demanded early elections and that he step down.
30 Arrested in All-Star Weekend Sex Trafficking
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, sex trafficking ring busted )

Rose
- 433 days ago - mercurynews.com
NEW ORLEANS--Louisiana state police say an investigation involving local authorities and the FBI resulted in 30 arrests in connection with sex trafficking during the NBA All-Star weekend in New Orleans.
Mexico Captures No.1 Drug Kingpin 'Shorty' Guzman By Lizbeth Diaz and Gabriel Stargardter
World  (tags: Joaquin Guzman, Mexican drug cartels, crime, violence, world, humanrights, interesting )

Nancy
- 433 days ago - news.yahoo.com
"The criminal activity Guzman allegedly directed contributed to the death and destruction of millions of lives across the globe through drug addiction, violence, and corruption," Holder said in a statement.
More Development Articles Please!
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, global development )

Rose
- 434 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Care2 has far fewer stories on Global Development than on any other subject, yet the majority of the worlds citizens live in the developing world.
Malta's Stand on GMOS
World  (tags: humanrights, ethics, GoodNews, gmos )

Rose
- 435 days ago - independent.com.mt
The Malta Organic Agriculture Movement (MOAM) welcomes the stand taken by Deputy Prime Minister, Louis Grech when declaring loud and clear in the High European Institution that the majority of Europeans citizens including Maltes
Demand Protections Against Logging for State Forest
World  (tags: trees, forests, usa, humanrights, ACTION PLEASE, logging )

Rose
- 435 days ago - forcechange.com
arget: Oregon Department of Forestry Goal: Revise logging increase that may threaten endangered species The Oregon Board of Forestry has recently come under criticism for increasing the amount of logging in state-managed forests
Spanish Judge Orders Arrest Warrants for Chinese Leaders on Day Before Spanish Parliament Vote on Legal Reform
World  (tags: Tibet, Spain, China, world, humanrights, violence, law )

Nancy
- 435 days ago - savetibet.org
Spanish lawyers working on the lawsuits against the Chinese leaders said that the new move by Judge Ismael Moreno was evidence that the case will now progress, even though the ruling is against the wishes of the Spanish government, under pressure from...
Malala Visits Jordan and Syria Border
World  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, humanrights, Jordan, Syria, Refugees&Relief )

Nancy
- 435 days ago - youtube.com
Teenage activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee Malala Yousafzai visited the Jordanian border crossing at Hadalat where hundreds of Syrian refugees cross each day.
URGENT: Ask UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to Speak Up for Tibet! ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, Tibet, Navi Pillay, UN, March 2014, )

Nancy
- 435 days ago - action.savetibet.org
Call on the UN Human Rights High Commissioner Navi Pillay to ask China to adopt recommendations to improve its human rights record at the March 2014 UN Human Rights Council Session.
TAKE ACTION NOW! IMMEDIATE DETENTION AND TRIBUNAL OF THE PRESIDENT OF UKRAINE VICTOR YANUKOVICH FOR CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY
World  (tags: Ukraine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', violence, world, society, politics, news, government, ethics, death, crime, HumanRights )

Cal
- 436 days ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
The CRIMINAL-FASCIST REGIME of Yanukovich / Putin (Yanukovich's sponsor and instructor) is being established In Ukraine through killing, torturing and persecuting without trial, not only protestors, but mostly PEACEFUL PEOPLE, wearing no more than NATIONA
South Asia Afghan Government to Rewrite 'Anti-Women' Law
World  (tags: humanrights, Karzai, law, women, girls, violence, crime )

Nancy
- 436 days ago - aljazeera.com
Just one week after you took Action on our Urgent Alert calling on Afghan President Karzai not to sign the new criminal code that threatened the safety and security of Afghan women and girls into law, we're happy to tell you that your voice was heard!
Congratulate First Female Editor in Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: world, humanrights, action, congratulate 1st female editor in Saudi, freedoms, GoodNews )

Rose
- 436 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Somayya Jabarti Goal: Congratulate Somayya Jabarti for becoming the first female editor of a newspaper in her country Saudi Arabia is known for their oppressive laws against women, so when a woman is poised to become
Applaud Young Student's Protest Against Fingerprinting
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, applaud, student for protesting against fingerpri )

Rose
- 437 days ago - forcechange.com
get: Melody Goal: Commend 13 year old for upholding her rights by refusing her fingerprint for a school database A 13 year old student at a Wales secondary school recently staged a one-person protest against mass fingerprinting. Melody,

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