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Egypt: Stop Cracking Down on the LGBTQ Community!
World  (tags: Egypt, Middle East, LGBTQ, homosexuals, lesbians, transsexuals, bisexuals, persecution, petitions )

Freya
- 45 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
After officials arrested numerous LGBT people in Egypt, human rights advocates have become increasingly concerned that abuses in this staunchly religious country may soon escalate.
As Violence Against the Oppressed Rohingya Grows, Trump and Corporate America Look the Other Way
World  (tags: minorities, persecution, ethnic cleansing, Asia )

Freya
- 51 days ago - alternet.org
Since August 25, it has been reported that an estimated 400,000 Rohingya have fled the region of Rakhine in Burma after a vicious cycle of violence.
Does a Gritty Ex-Cop's Move to Israel Symbolize the End for France's Jews?
World  (tags: anticsemitism in France, French Jews, safety, persecution, prejudice, violence, world, politics, news, middle-east, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

AWAY AWHI
- 754 days ago - timesofisrael.com
For the past 15 years, retired Paris-area police commissioner Sammy Ghozlan has sounded the alarm over the rising tide of attacks on Jews in his beloved France. Now heâEUR(TM)s relocated to Netanya
More Than 11,000 Families in Iceland Have Offered to House Syrian Refugees
World  (tags: syria, iceland, refugees, persecution, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, europe, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, world )

Lone
- 809 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Syrians fleeing war and persecution, one country is taking matters into their own hands.Thousands in Iceland responded on Facebook saying theyâEUR(TM)ll welcome Syrians into their own
Israel's Total Assault on Palestinian Life: Latest Crackdown Is Attempt to Wipe Out Their Culture
World  (tags: Palestine, israel, culture, persecution, ethnic cleansing )

Freya
- 878 days ago - alternet.org
The crackdown on funding for Palestinian cultural institutions is the latest move to marginalize Palestinian citizens.
Muslim Persecution of Christians, December 2014
World  (tags: middle-east, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, Islam, Muslims, Christians, persecution, children, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Gillian
- 1023 days ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
"They chopped children in half. They chopped all heads off. How do you respond to that? That is what we have been going through. That is what we are going through."
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
- 1096 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.
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 )

AWAY AWHI
- 1199 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
As Anarchy Rules In Eastern Ukraine, Roma And Jews Targeted
World  (tags: humanrights, anti-Semtiism, persecution, Uktaine, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, news, politics, world, society, HumanRights )

AWAY AWHI
- 1297 days ago - worldcrunch.com
In Sloviansk, masked men storm homes of Roma families and agitators blame the Jews.
Mass Exodus As Christians Being Driven From Muslim Occupied World
World  (tags: Christians, Exodus, Persecution, Muslims, Islam, Conquest, Intolerance, Beheadings, Crucifixions, Fear, Hate'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, death, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, violence, world )

Jay
- 1651 days ago - foxnews.com
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom: "The flight of Christians out of the region is unprecedented and it's increasing year by year." In our lifetime alone "Christians might disappear altogether from Iraq, Afghanistan, & Egypt"
The Dark Side Of The Revolution For Egypt's Coptic Christians
World  (tags: Coptic Christians, persecution, religion, Egypt, middle-east, news, politics, interesting, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', humanrights, ethics, government, society, world, freedoms, conflict, violence )

AWAY AWHI
- 1661 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Copts are being persecuted in Egypt. So, what's new about that? This has been the norm in our "beloved homeland" since at least the 1970s.
50 Countries Where Persecution of Christians Is Most Severe
World  (tags: Christians, persecution, Islam, human rights, violence )

David
- 1729 days ago - worldwatchlist.us
The list of 50 countries has a total Christian population of nearly 530 million. Among 24 of the leading 30 persecuting countries, it is Islamic extremists either in government or in violent opposition forces that are the source of the persecution.
Why Are Hindus From Pakistan Crossing Over to India?
World  (tags: world, religion, persecution, India, Pakistan, human, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 1914 days ago - ipsnews.net
Minority communities in Pakistan are facing increased discrimination and harassment, to the extent that many are fleeing their country.
Mass Arrest of Christians for Praying in a Private House
World  (tags: Christ, Church, Christian, persecution, Eritrea )

Andrea
- 2495 days ago - persecution.org
Thirty Christians were arrested by Eritrean officials for praying in a private house in the city of Asmara; some of them had only been recently released from detainment for their faith. In Eritrea, more than 3,000 Christians have been detained for their
Assassination of Pakistani Governor Causes Fear of Retaliation Among Pakistan's Christians
World  (tags: Pakistan, Christ, Church, Christian, persecution )

Andrea
- 2495 days ago - persecution.org
Christians in the Yuhanabad district of Lahore in Punjabi Province are fearful after the Province Governor Salmaan Taseer was assassinated for being a vocal supporter of Asia Bibi's release from prison under blasphemy laws. Asia remains imprisoned and is
 

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