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Torture's Dirty Secret: It Works
World  (tags: Human Rights, torture, terrorizing, violence, control, abuse, Civil Liberties, Human Right #5 )

Evelyn
- 11 days ago - thenation.com
For social control, nothing works quite like torture. This is torture's true purpose: to terrorize. Torture is a machine designed to break the will to resist--the individual prisoner's will and the collective will.
Saudi Authorities Must Put An End to Public Flogging of Blogger --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Raif Badawi, Human Rights, ethics, violence, torture, UN Convention Against Torture )

Lynn
- 19 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
On January 9, Saudi Arabian authorities publicly lashed Raif Badawi 50 times - the first flogging meted after Raif was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years imprisonment in May 2014.
New Report Details the Nightmare Faced By Yazidi Women Captured By the Islamic State
World  (tags: world, terrorism, politics, ISIS, Yazidi women, rape, torture, abuse, slavery, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', death, crime, violence, society, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 35 days ago - news.vice.com
Four months after the Islamic State captured hundreds -- possibly thousands -- of Yazidi women, the female prisoners continue to live in fear of rape, torture, and forced marriage, according to a report released Tuesday by Amnesty International.
Urge Compliance With International Law on Torture
World  (tags: humanrights, violence, usa, ACTION PLEASE, torture, law )

Rose
- 69 days ago - forcechange.com
Urge United States to comply with international laws on torture When the United Nations reviewed the United States' statement of compliance regarding torture, they found it lacking. While the United States did state that it would not torture detainees
Tools of Torture: Sale Must End Now! ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, EU, torture, torture tools, Amnesty International, violence, society, government, ethics, crime, death, freedoms, world )

Carrie
- 78 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Sign our petition to the EU:Thumb screws, spiked batons, leg irons and neck shackles. These instruments of torture aren't just confined to the history books - they're being used every day in torture chambers, police stations, military barracks and...
ISIS Beheads Four Journalists In Mosul: Reports (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: ISIS/ISIL/DAESH, violence, crime, death, ethics, Human Rights, Mosul, journalists, children, torture, middle-east, news, freedoms )

Carrie
- 85 days ago - ibtimes.com
The Islamic State group beheaded four journalists in Iraq, according to German news agency DPA. Residents of Iraq's northern city of Mosul said militants delivered four bodies to medical officials Tuesday.Their names and nationalities have not yet been...
Hamas' Sinai Torture Camps
World  (tags: Sinai, Hamas, torture, crimes, African migrants )

David
- 90 days ago - blogs.timesofisrael.com
This sparsely populated & lawless desert region, dividing Asia from Africa, is providing local tribesmen a chance to build a thriving business in illegally trafficking African migrants. Has turned into a hub of torture, human trafficking & crimes.
Brussels Museum Shooting Suspect 'Beheaded Baby'
World  (tags: jihadists, kidnappers, prisoners, torture, beheading, rape )

Beatrice
- 142 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A freed French hostage held with David Haines has said one of his kidnappers took a perverse pleasure in torturing Syrian prisoners, and had boasted of how he had raped and killed a young mother before beheading her baby.
Torture & Terror in Nigeria: Join Worldwide Movement to Save Moses, 24, From Execution
World  (tags: Nigeria, Moses Akatugba, Delta State, army, torture, impunity, coerced confession, alleged petty crime, death penalty, overturn, hanging, Amnesty International )

LucyKalei
- 146 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Moses Akatugba, arrested at 16 for allegedly stealing 3 cell phones, convicted on 'confessions' coerced thru ghastly torture. After 8 yrs in prison, now sentenced to hang. Claims of torture never investigated! Overturn sentence for NigerianIndependenceDay
Latin America Comes Out in Force Against Israel
World  (tags: Immoral, unethical, unconscionable, warmongers, US, Israel, Israelis, militant, Zionist, occupation, war, crimes, ammunition, civilians, babies, women, handicapped, murderers, fanatics, victims, innocent, torture, unlawful, AIPAC, criminals, cowards )

Sam
- 179 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Latin America's leaders are among the most vehement in condemning Israel's Gaza offensive -- labelling the Jewish state "terrorist", recalling ambassadors, and offering near-unanimous, unwavering support to Palestinians.
Mass Execution in Gaza. The Martians Did It Again!
World  (tags: Immoral, unethical, unconscionable, warmongers, US, Israel, Israelis, militant, Zionist, occupation, war, crimes, ammunition, civilians, babies, women, handicapped, murderers, fanatics, victims, innocent, torture, unlawful, AIPAC, criminals, cowards )

Sam
- 179 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Piled in one room in the Gaza war zone are rotting bodies--and shell casings marked "IMI," short for "Israel Military Industries."
The Immorality of It All
World  (tags: Immoral, unethical, unconscionable, warmongers, US, Israel, Israelis, militant, Zionist, occupation, war, crimes, ammunition, civilians, babies, women, handicapped, murderers, fanatics, victims, innocent, torture, unlawful, AIPAC, criminals, cowards )

Sam
- 182 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The United States confirmed it had restocked Israel's supplies of ammunition, hours after finally sharpening its tone to condemn an attack on a United Nations school in Gaza.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Stop the Bullfighting Culture in Spain.
World  (tags: Torture, bullfighting culture in Spain, activists, abuse, world, violence, women, sadness, politics, murder, internet, culture, killed, killing, suffering, slaughter, animalcruelty, animalwelfare, cruelty, death, europe, violence, treatment, prevention )

Kelly
- 197 days ago - change.org
To protect the bulls and live their life in peace. Torture has no place in the human society. If you are on the bull's shoes what will you do??? What will you think?? What will you feel if you are being tortured in front of the jeering crowd,
Torture Remains the World's Dirty Secret, Amnesty Says
World  (tags: torture, Amnesty International, study, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', violence, society, politics, world, news )

Cal
- 241 days ago - ipsnews.net
A survey of 21,000 people from 21 countries reveals fear of torture is present in all of these, and found that the majority of people believe governments should make clear laws against torture.
'Welcome to Hell:' African Migrants Held for Ransom in Yemen's Torture Camps
World  (tags: human trafficking, yemen, torture, world, politics, society, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, violence, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 247 days ago - news.vice.com
African migrants traveling through Yemen are regularly held by human traffickers and tortured, sometimes fatally, until their families pay ransom for their freedom.
 

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