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Israeli Consul in Budapest Called a Dirty Jew
World  (tags: Hungary, anti-Semitism, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', HumanRights, crime, ethics, europe, freedoms, government, politics, society, world )

Penny
- 21 hours ago - jpost.com
An Israeli diplomat was accosted and subjected to anti-Semitic invective in Hungary on Monday.
Iran Lawmakers Consider Bill to Protect Transgender People
World  (tags: Human Rights, law, Iran, transsexuals, government, humans, politics, freedoms, society, interesting, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
A bill that would provide better protection for transsexuals in Iran has been sent to researchers in parliament, the ISNA news agency quoted an official as saying on Tuesday.
Aid for Nepal Is Falling Way Short Amid Concerns for Corruption
World  (tags: Nepal, earthquake relief, corruption, world, society, politics, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, news, humanrights )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
Nepal is still reeling from a series of devastating earthquakes. People are still living in makeshift tents. And they are still desperate for relief.
"New Arab Debates" in Istanbul - MOTION: Turkish Democracy Is in Grave Danger (WATCH VIDEO)
World  (tags: Turkey, Human Rights, New Arab Debates, democracy, danger, society )

Evelyn
- 4 days ago - newarabdebates.com
Ankara's human rights and media record came under sustained attack at a public forum in Istanbul as a majority - Turkish audience warned against growing totalitarianism ahead of the June parliamentary elections.
German Resistance And Europe's Growing Rebellion Against U.S. Transatlantic Trade Deal
World  (tags: activism, TPP, europe, poitics, world, society, trade agreements, terrorism )

Cal
- 6 days ago - occupy.com
The tide of public resistance against a proposed free trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union is rising in Germany, as opponents become more firmly entrenched, insisting that the plan would harm democracy and rule of law. -
Court Sentences Egypt's Ousted President Mohammed Morsi To Death
World  (tags: world, Egypt, Morsi, death penalty, violence, society, government, ethics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi and over 100 others to death Saturday over a mass prison break during the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak and later brought Morsi's Islamist movement to power.
INakba App Finds Former Palestinian Towns in Israel
World  (tags: ME, Israel, Palestine, Nakba, NGO, smartphone App, Right of Return, humanrights, refugies, history, society )

Angelika
- 13 days ago - thenational.ae
The Israeli NGO, Zochrot, based in Tel Aviv, campaigns for Israelis to recognise the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their homes, along with their descendants.
The Middle East Runs Out of Water
World  (tags: drought, middle-east, water, corruption, crime, europe, ethics, freedoms, society, world )

Penny
- 17 days ago - danielpipes.org
A ranking Iranian political figure, Issa Kalantari, recently warned that past mistakes leave Iran with water supplies so insufficient that up to 70 percent, or 55 million out of 78 million Iranians, would be forced to abandon their native country for
When the Rohingya Make Headlines, It's Rarely Good News
World  (tags: HumanRights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', asia, society, politics, world, news, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 17 days ago - globalpost.com
Thailand recently cracked down on human trafficking, which meant that the Rohingya Muslims, who are persecuted in Buddhist Myanmar and poor and landless in Bangladesh, had nowhere to go.
West Failing Badly in Response to Genocide
World  (tags: United States, The West, International Community, humans, killed, genocide, death, europe, politics, society, UnitedNations, world, war )

Lone
- 25 days ago - thestar.com
The historical truth, discomforting as it should be, is that despite the lessons of the bloody 20th century, the international community, the West and the United States have all repeatedly stood by and done nothing as entire populations have been killed
United Nations: Make Boko Haram a Security Priority
World  (tags: nigeria, United Nations, Boko Haram group, education, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, children, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, society, terrorism, violence, world )

Lone
- 30 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
SIGN NOW: No one, anywhere in the world, should have to face violence and intimidation in an effort to obtain an education.
E.U. Leaders Face Calls to Take Swift Action on Migrants
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, crime, poverty, humanrights, Refugees&Relief, corruption, conflict, violence, world, usa, society, unitednations, politics, HumanRights, conflict, Refugees&Relief )

Annamaria
- 35 days ago - time.com
E.U. leaders will examine a plan to respond to the Mediterranean crisis, after more than 10,000 migrants were plucked from seas between Italy and Libya in a week.
Time for a Woman: United Nations It Has Been 70 Years, Elect a Female Secretary-General ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: politics, UnitedNations, world, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, women )

Beverly
- 36 days ago - org2.salsalabs.com
Help us make equality reality at the highest global levels. Join our campaign for a woman UN Secretary-General in 2016.
Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Are Having the Wrong Kind of Impact
World  (tags: world, war, politics, middle-east, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, violence, HumanRights )

Cal
- 42 days ago - globalpost.com
The airstrikes âEUR" there have been more than a thousand of them âEUR" instead have had an impact of another kind: hundreds of civilians have been killed, more than a hundred thousand displaced, and access to food, water and electricity has been disrupted
 

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