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Ban Child Labor in Dangerous Tobacco Fields
World  (tags: Ban Child Labor, Hazardous Tobacco Farms, Childrens Rights Violation )

Peter
- 3 hours ago - forcechange.com
Target: Hanif Dhakiri, Minister of Manpower in Indonesia! Goal: Ban child labor in hazardous tobacco farms to protect childrenâEUR(TM)s health.
Displacement, Death and Worker Exploitation: Corporate Crimes in ColombiaâEUR(TM)s Palm Oil Industry
World  (tags: Palm Oil Industry - Colombia )

Michael
- 3 hours ago - laborrights.org
In this already hostile environment, corporate links to paramilitary organizations also keep workers too afraid to organize.
Vietnam Blocks Facebook and Cracks Down on Human Rights Activists During Obama Visit
World  (tags: world, usa, Vietnam, U.S. President, Barack Obama, human, rights, activits, humanrights, freedoms, corruption, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', facebook, Mark Zuckerberg )

Darren
- 4 hours ago - accessnow.org
Vietnam has blocked Facebook during U.S. President Obama's visit to the country and cracked down on human rights activists.
OUTRAGEOUS! UK, France, Germany Join UN to Single Out Israel as World's Only Violator of Health Rights
World  (tags: politics, UnitedNations, double standard, propaganda, world, society, middle-east, humanrights, israel )

Cal
- 12 hours ago - unwatch.org
The UK, France, Germany and other EU states voted today for a UN resolution, co-sponsored by the Arab group of states and the Palestinian delegation, that singled out Israel at the annual assembly of the World Health Organization (WHO) as the only violat
Call It a 'Coup': Leaked Transcripts Detail How Elite Orchestrated Overthrow in Brazil
World  (tags: Brazilian Coup )

Michael
- 23 hours ago - commondreams.org
Revelations detail 'national pact' between government, military, and oil executives
Hiroshima A-Bomb Museum Chief Hopes Obama Will Visit Displays 'as a Father'
World  (tags: usa, war, death, humanrights, Obama, hiroshima, Peace Memorial Museum, G-7 Leaders )

Naoko
- 23 hours ago - japantimes.co.jp
Should U.S. President Barack Obama opt to visit the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum later this week, Kenji Shiga, its director, is adamant that he wouldn't ask too much.
Stop Military Sexaul Assault
World  (tags: human rights, world, sexual assault petition )

Rose
- 1 day ago - share.credoaction.com
Subject: Thought you might be interested in this petition about sexual assault in the military There is
A SEA SHEPHERD FEATURE FILM *DEFEND - CONSERVE - PROTECT* FEATURING DAN AYKROYD
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd, film, Oceans, defending, conservation, protection )

Linda
- 1 day ago - seashepherdglobal.org
This is a film about our survival & the survival of the whales & oceans. If the rate of present over-fishing continues, the world's currently fished seafoods will have reached what is defined as collapse by 2048. A Crowdfunded Project - Contribute Today!
Brazil Leak: Corrupt Leaders Seek Protection With Coup
World  (tags: news-media bias, news-media-world, COUP, Michel Temer, impeachment, democracy, Petrobras, Romero Juca, all-white male cabinet, Operation Car Wash, corruption, leak, Brazil, President Dilma Rousseff )

Jess
- 1 day ago - telesurtv.net
The taped conversation is the strongest proof to date that Dilma Rousseff's rivals' bid to remove her from office is more about protecting corruption
Praise the Protection of Vulnerable Indigenous Tribe
World  (tags: Protect Kawahiva Native Tribe, in Brasil Amazonas Rainforests )

Peter
- 2 days ago - forcechange.com
Target: Dilma Rousseff, former President of Brazil! Goal: Praise Brazils decision to protect the territory of an isolated tribe threatened by loggers.
India's Transgender Sari Models Winning Hearts- BBC News
World  (tags: India, Kerala, saris, models, fashion, LGBT, Transsexuals, acceptance, designer, hand-woven material )

BMutiny
- 2 days ago - bbc.com
In an unusual move, a designer in the southern Indian state of Kerala has launched her new collection of saris, featuring two transgender models, writes the BBC's Geeta Pandey in Delhi. Sharmila Nair's collection is called Mazhavil - or, the rainbow -
Lack of Support Endangers Rangers and Global Wildlife
World  (tags: global poaching crisis, wildlife rangers, government, world, WWF, crime, humans, society )

Lone
- 2 days ago - wwf.panda.org
Battling a global poaching crisis, wildlife rangers believe they lack the necessary equipment, training and support from their governments to protect themselves and the worldâEUR(TM)s threatened wildlife from poachers, according to a new WWF study released
Exposed: British Cluster Bombs Used in Deadly Attacks on Civilians - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: UK, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Saudi-led coalition, cluster bombs, illegal weapons, attacks on civilians, arms sales, chldren killed and maimed, Amnesty International petition )

Judy
- 2 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Tell the PM to investigate immediately. The UK government should stop selling arms to the Saudi Arabia-led coalition carrying out illegal and indiscriminate airstrikes in Yemen.
Grace Baptist Pastor Devastated By Human Trafficking Arrest
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, children, human trafficking charges )

Rose
- 2 days ago - 12news.com
The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation announced Friday authorities arrested 32 people in a Knoxville human trafficking operation.
URGENT ACTION! Uzbekistan - Defend Human Rights Defenders Monitoring Abuses in the Cotton Harvest
World  (tags: Uktam, pre-trial detention, uzbekistan, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, government, politics, world )

Lone
- 2 days ago - iuf.org
The campaign focuses on Uktam Pardaev, member of a cotton harvest monitoring group. Uktam was arrested on November 16, 2015 and held for eight weeks in pre-trial detention. He was in a damp, cold cell with only a dirty mat to sleep on.
 

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