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Crimea: Paramilitaries Shown With Gun to Journalist's Head (TEXT and 3 VIDEOS)
World  (tags: world, Crimea, Russia, violence, rights, freedoms, journalists, paramilitary, ethics, society, politics )

Carrie
- 46 days ago - channel4.com
CCTV footage has been released showing the moment a masked paramilitary holds a gun to the head of a Bulgarian journalist. The shocking scenes played out on the streets of Simferopol, near the parliament building, after a camera crew was told to stop...
Why Much Of What You'Ve Read About Ukraine Isn't Quite Right, As Explained By Ukrainians
World  (tags: Ukraine, Russia, people, politics, freedoms, rights, government, violence, conflict, ethics )

Carrie
- 48 days ago - thinkprogress.org
With all of the speculation regarding Russia's motives and endless posturing over what's in Ukraine's best interest, the perspectives of those that matter most, actual Ukrainians, seem to get lost along the way.
Call on Congress to Support the Water for the World Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
World  (tags: humans, water, protection, rights )

Cher
- 84 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please contact your legislators and ask them to cosponsor and support this important piece of legislation!
ESDAW PETITION: The Stray Animals and the Convention on the Rights of the Child
World  (tags: EU, UN, children, animals, ethics, humans, law, rights, society, violence, AnimalWelfare, animalcruelty, animals, dogs, cats, protection, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, petition )

Desanka
- 92 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
By exposing children to the everyday cruelties of abandoned and homeless animals - be regarded as vermin and therefore considered to be legally treated in the most cruel manner - we believe that the EU violate the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.
Please Sign: Demand Ikea France Stop Spying on Employees and Consumers
World  (tags: France, Ikea France, Virginie Paulin, spying, surveillance, rights, privacy, corporate accountability )

Susan
- 122 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
During her 12 years at Ikea France, Virginie Paulin worked her way up to director of communications and merchandising. But when she got sick, Ikea turned on her. Doubting the legitimacy of her illness, Ikea hired a private detective to spy on Paulin.
Video:Afshan Khan - The Missing Peace - TEDxSMU 2013
World  (tags: women, world, freedoms, government, health, politics, rights, safety, society, education, GoodNews, humanrights, HumanRights, ethics )

JL
- 151 days ago - tedxsmu.org
"Malala Moments for Every Woman" On October 19, Women for Women International President and CEO Afshan Khan spoke at the TEDxSMU summit on the need to invest in women at the grassroots level in post-conflict countries as a key to building peace.
Remover Alward as Minister of Aboriginal Affairs - Please Sign!
World  (tags: Aboriginal, help, premier, alward, remove, affairs, world, rights )

Marie
- 165 days ago - petitionbuzz.com
Priemier Alward is not only the Priemier of New Brunswick but he is also the Minister of Aboriginal Affaris. This man has continued to disregard the rights of the First Nations People he is supposed to be working for. When Priemier Alward allowed SWN.
Five People Hospitalised After Brawl in Bondi
World  (tags: abuse, crime, freedoms, law, police, rights, safety, society, violence, conflict, HumanRights )

Ben
- 177 days ago - smh.com.au
Anti-Semitic attack in Bondi, NSW, Australia
Equality Is Nat a Game! Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia Petition!!!
World  (tags: violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, news, politics, interesting, government, humans, law, ethics, culture, crime, children, world, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Robert
- 179 days ago - secure.hrw.org
A Russian law passed this year punishes LGBT persons, and anyone who speaks on their behalf in front of children. Join Human Rights Watch in demanding that 2014 are not the Olympics of hate.
Idle No More Movement Held Protests Across Canada and USA for Treaty Rights
World  (tags: Idle No More, Protest, conservation, climate, globalwarming, ecosystems, destruction, pollution, humans, habitat, animals, water, nature, activists, arts, rights, world, sadness, dishonesty, ethics, culture, abuse, society, humanrights, freedoms )

Roxy
- 196 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
Idle No More organizers said more than 50 events were taking place in Canada, the U.S. and in other countries. One of the largest was at the B.C. legislature over proposed pipeline projects to which First Nations communities have been lining up in action
Demand Justice for Massacre Victims in Guinea - ForceChange -Please Sign!
World  (tags: Demand, justice, guinea, massacre, victims, Conakry, protest, peaceful, rights, petition, world, human )

Marie
- 198 days ago - forcechange.com
In 2009, in the Conakry Stadium in Guinea, a massacre took place by security forces who opened fire on a peaceful demonstration. The government began an investigation but it has not been concluded.
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
- 199 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
ACTION NEEDED Stop the Mass Slaughter of Stray Dogs in Romania
World  (tags: europe, death, violence, world, society, news, media, activists, abuse, corruption, culture, death, dishonesty, sadness, society, politics, murder, safety, rights, treatment, safety, prevention, protection, healthcare, killed, killing, suffering, animalwe )

Kelly
- 202 days ago - change.org
There are currently hundreds of Romanians murdering stray Dogs in the streets of Craiova , Nasaud and Bucharest and it needs to stop NOW !!!
'Most Wanted' List From Interpol Targets Illegal Fishing
World  (tags: crime, ethics, world, rights, law, ethics, GoodNews, interesting, europe )

JL
- 211 days ago - pewenvironment.org
The 70-meter (230-foot) fishing vessel Snake boasts a long history of illegal fishing: Its crew reportedly stole tons of fish from oceans around the world without regard to national or international fisheries laws. The Snake, which sported various names
 

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