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5 Reasons You Should Talk to BDS Supporters
World  (tags: palestine, israel, BDS movement, Jews, Palestinians, justice, equality, resistance, Human Rights, civil liberties, oppression )

Evelyn
- 52 days ago - forward.com
Jewish organizations can close their eyes, cover their ears, chant "I canâEUR(TM)t hear you." But if they do they'll only grow smaller, more pathetic and less relevant.In terms of relevance, justice, and Jewish continuity, they will eventually disappear
Israel's "Right to Defend": By Definition, An Aggressor Cannot Act in Defense
World  (tags: Human Rights, International Law, occupation, annexation, aggression, oppression, defense, Palestine, Israel )

Evelyn
- 72 days ago - globalresearch.ca
"Israel has the right to defend itself against Palestine" is like saying that if, e.g the US annexed, occupied & started building illegal settlements in Cuba, it would have the right to "defend" itself against Cubans acting in retaliation to US aggression
Haaretz - Ravit Hecht: Israel's Problem Isn't BDS - It's the Occupation
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, Boycott, Divestment, Sanctions, BDS, occupation, oppression )

Evelyn
- 89 days ago - haaretz.com
The hope that the Palestinians will quietly resign themselves to the settlements, happily content with the conditions imposed by the occupation, is unrealistic. What can we do if they impudently insist on resisting and striving for freedom, their natural
Violence and Resistance in Palestine
World  (tags: Israel, Human Rights Violations, Apartheid, Civil Rights, Oppression, Persecution, Illegal Settlements, Brutal Military Occupation, Ethnic Cleansing, Dispossession, Racist Zionism )

Bruce C
- 283 days ago - counterpunch.org
I left wondering how anyone with a modicum of humanity and any sense of morality could reconcile living in that environment from the spoils of Palestinian dispossession and degradation and how any nation could support the Israeli political project.
The North Korea I Wasn't Meant to See
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', society, news, freedoms )

Cal
- 756 days ago - cnn.com
The poverty I see through the bus window is not the view of North Korea the regime wants to be seen.
OP-ED: North Korea's Real Reason for Starting World War III: To Save Its 35,000 Sacred Statues
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 886 days ago - blogs.telegraph.co.uk
The statues are considered sacred in the North, and any damage to them could deliver a huge psychological impact
Hunger Still Haunts North Korea, Citizens Say
World  (tags: world, politics, North Korea, hunger, mass hunger, poverty, oppression, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 995 days ago - npr.org
While North Korea has long struggled with dire food shortages, the United Nations now assesses its food situation as being the best in many years. But NPR has had unusual access to five North Koreans in China, who paint a dramatically different, and alarm
Support Religious Freedom: Ban Pakistan's Blasphemy Laws ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, religion, freedoms, laws, oppression, violence )

CherAway
- 1421 days ago - forcechange.com
Clearly a concerted and comprehensive effort to reform these oppressive blasphemy laws must begin to reform a generation of Pakistanis that marches solely to the beat of a singularly religious drum.
2 Killed in Syria Ahead of Friday Protests
World  (tags: world, middle-east, news, violence, Syria, oppression, death, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, society, war, humanrights )

Cal
- 1481 days ago - voanews.com
Syrian security forces have begun carrying out fresh raids in anticipation of mass protests following Friday prayers.
In Ravaged Libya, Ghosts of a Jewish Past
World  (tags: world, society, religion, oppression, Libya Libyan Jews, politics, violence, news, middle-east )

Cal
- 1535 days ago - news.yahoo.com
What was once the most beautiful synagogue in Libya's capital city can now be entered only by sneaking through a hole smashed in a back wall, climbing over dusty trash and crossing a stairwell strewn with abandoned shoes to a space occupied by cooing pige
The World Is Utterly Insane - Tell Me WHY!!!   video
World  (tags: suffering of humans, life, oppression, wars death )

Mary
- 1761 days ago - youtube.com
Watching this youtube is such an eye opener. It reduced me to tears. My good FRIEND PARSIFAL sent it to me and I wanted to Share with more people. I feel its something that all people of the world should see and ponder deeply about.
Haiti Emergency Relief Fund: 'Haiti Needs Solidarity, Not Charity'
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., coup, coup d'etat, imperialism, UnitedNations, unitednations, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, Refugees&Relief, emergency, relief, President Aristide, democracy )

Simon
- 2009 days ago - links.org.au
Haitians continue to call for the return of Aristide & an end to the US/UN military occupations. They have resisted the occupation, with UN "peacekeepers" killing many unarmed men, women & children, & 90% of voters boycotted the 2 post-coup fake elections
Howard Zinn on Palestine: "[T]He Advance of "Civilization" Involved What We Would Today Call "Ethnic Cleansing."
World  (tags: palestine, israel, usa, u.s., middle-east, troops, war, military, conflict, HumanRights, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, genocide, ethnic cleansing, invasion, occupation, oppression, zionism, colonialism, apartheid )

Simon
- 2037 days ago - endtheoccupationblog.blogspot.com
Read here to find out how you can work against the modern day ethnic cleansing that is made possible by the military, political & economic support the United States continues to give to Israel....
Venezuela's Chavez Forgives Haiti's Debt
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., imperialism, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, emergency, relief, A.L.B.A., ALBA, Cuba, Venezuela, socialism, Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of O )

Simon
- 2043 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Hugo Chavez said that Petrocaribe, Venezuela's cut-rate energy program, will forgive Haiti's debt (US$295 million, about 1/3 of Haiti's global foreign debt of US$1 billion). ALBA countries criticised the excessive first world military presence in Haiti.
Fidel Castro on Haiti: Cuba 'Sends Doctors, Not Soldiers'
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., imperialism, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, emergency, relief, A.L.B.A., ALBA, Cuba, Venezuela, socialism, Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of O )

Simon
- 2045 days ago - links.org.au
Haiti is a net product of the colonial, capitalist and imperialist system imposed on the world. Haiti's slavery and subsequent poverty were imposed from abroad. UNICEF has been acting to stop people who are trying to take children from families to adopt.
 

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