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8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa
World  (tags: economy, environment, Africa, trees, water, world, humans, money, internet, human rights )

Nancy
- 46 days ago - takepart.com
Expansion of population and investment on the continent represent both enormous opportunity and potential for crises and injustice.
Please Sign: Demand Turkey Overturn New INternet Amendments
World  (tags: Turkey, human rights, internet, surveillance and censorship, Human Rights Watch, Turkish Telecommunications Directorate, TiD, blocking websites, information colletion, pollitical profiling )

Susan
- 68 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Turkey's Telecommunications Directorate has just been given broad powers to monitor citizens' internet usage. And Human Rights Watch is calling for an overturn of the amendment allowing this rights violation.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop the Bullfighting Culture in Spain.
World  (tags: Torture, bullfighting culture in Spain, activists, abuse, world, violence, women, sadness, politics, murder, internet, culture, killed, killing, suffering, slaughter, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, europe, violence, treatment, prevention )

Kelly
- 134 days ago - change.org
To protect the bulls and live their life in peace. Torture has no place in the human society. If you are on the bull's shoes what will you do??? What will you think?? What will you feel if you are being tortured in front of the jeering crowd,
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Tell Holland America Cruise Lines to Stop Supporting the Grind Slaughter of Cetaceans in the Faroes!
World  (tags: slaughter, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, wildlife, protection, endangered, extinction, conservation, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, abused, abuse, environment, whales, activists, violence, sadness, media, internet, government, conservation, ecosyste )

Kelly
- 136 days ago - change.org
The Faroe Islands are home to an extremely barbaric cetacean drive hunt, called the Grindadráp/Grind. During a Grind, hundreds of pilot whales and other cetaceans are driven into fjords, and pulled up onto kill beaches,
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Councillor Hazel Noonan: This Is How Galati, Romania Treats Dogs - Coventry's Twin Town.
World  (tags: Romania, Public Shelters must provide food, water, medical treatment, they must open to the public, they must allow adoptions, This is not happening, world, sadness, activists, corruption, violence, murder, media, internet, animals, killed, killing, cru )

Kelly
- 143 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Mayor of Galati in Romania, twin town to Coventry in the UK has announced that all 1,000 plus dogs in the Public Shelter will be killed within 14 days. This reverses previous statements that the shelter would be a "no-kill" shelter.
Canada Is Considering An Internet Bill That's Like CISPA on Steroids
World  (tags: Canada, Digital Privacy Act, cispa, privacy, internet, Conservative government )

Lynn
- 207 days ago - motherboard.vice.com
... politicians in Canada introduced the Digital Privacy Act, a bill that looks a lot like the United States' Cyber Information Sharing and Protection Act, which caused widespread outrage and was eventually killed in the Senate.
Turkey Blocks Twitter, After Erdogan Vowed 'Eradication'
World  (tags: Turkey, PM Erdogan, twitter, social media block, internet, freedoms, corruption, politics, Gezi park protests )

Angelika
- 250 days ago - hurriyetdailynews.com
Turkey has blocked access to Twitter, hours after Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan vowed to close down the social media platform. "We now have a court order. We'll eradicate Twitter. I don't care what the international community says."
Turkish Parliament Passes Draconian Internet Control Legislation
World  (tags: Internet, censorship, Turkey, freedoms, society, corruption, dictatorship, Tayyip Erdogan, freedom of expression, access to information, investigative journalism )

Angelika
- 293 days ago - aljazeera.com
Despite vociferous opposition from civil society groups, Turkey's parliament adopted a new internet censorship bill yesterday, which was roundly criticized as an assault on freedom of expression, access to information, and investigative journalism.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Punish the Monster in Yongin Who Illegally Captured, Brutally Slaughtered, Burned Alive Countless Stray An
World  (tags: asia, death, violence, world, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, killed, sadness, suffering, slaughter, cruelty, death, animals, wildlife, crime, sadness, internet, media, movies )

Kelly
- 295 days ago - change.org
We are shocked and appalled by the grotesque acts of a man in Yongin, South Korea (http://en.yongin.go.kr/) who has been illegally capturing, brutally tormenting, burning alive, shooting in cold-blood and slaughtering countless stray and wild animals,
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop Dog Barbecues in Nigeria!
World  (tags: africa, interesting, violence, world, media, death, safety, prevention, treatment, killed, killing, suffering, sadness, death, dogs, cruelty, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, abused, abuse, endangered, slaughter, activists, internet, media, murder, violence )

Kelly
- 361 days ago - yousign.org
Traditional African food includes chicken, turkey, beef and ...dog meat. Roadside dog barbecues are getting more and more popular these days in Nigeria.
A Call on the Romanian Government to Freeze 'Stray-Killing' Law
World  (tags: money, politics, society, lies, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, europe, conflict, violence, war, world, society, news, death, crime, treatment, safety, prevention, healthcare, risks, activists, abuse, murder, media, internet, law, politics, ne )

Kelly
- 396 days ago - wspa-international.org
LEAVE A COMMENT Today, we regretfully heard news that the Romanian Constitutional Court is upholding the "stray-killing" law, consigning thousands of stray dogs to death after 14 days of detention in public dog pounds.
ACTION NEEDED Stop the Killing of Stray Dogs in Romania!
World  (tags: violence, world, society, sadness, politics, safety, rights, murder, media, law, internet, government, interesting, corruption, activists, abuse, dishonesty, corruption, business, cover-up, abuse, money, lies, world, treatment, protection, prevention, saf )

Kelly
- 417 days ago - e-activist.com
Early this month, President Basescu urged the legalization of mass killing of street dogs in Romania as a reaction to a child's death. Just a few days later, on September 10, the local governments acted immediately, killing countless street dogs
Obama Administration Convinced EU to Drop Measure That Would Have Blocked NSA Spying
World  (tags: PRISM, FISA, Europe, EU, internet, spying, surveillance, US govt., EU legislation article 42 )

Angelika
- 529 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Senior officials in the Obama administration successfully lobbied the European Union's executive body to drop an "anti-FISA clause" from its privacy legislation over a year ago, the Financial Times reports.
Internet in 'Coma' as Iran Presidential Election Looms
World  (tags: Iran, elections, internet, censorship, blockade, social networks, election fraud, VPN )

Angelika
- 551 days ago - english.ahram.org.eg
'It only happens in Iran: the election comes, the Internet goes and all social networks are censored' says one Iranian daily
Congress Pushes for 'Internet Freedom' as U.N. Showdown Looms
World  (tags: internet, technology, law, internet, government, freedoms, ethics, culture, politics, news, media, rights, education, society, usa, world, safety, activists )

Cal
- 584 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The House is pushing forward in an effort to block a United Nations-related group from potentially allowing countries to censor the Internet, before an international showdown this fall.
 

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