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Japan Has Almost Completely Eliminated Gun Deaths - Here's How
World  (tags: firearms, violence, gun control )

Freya
- 2 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
Although the US has no exact counterpart, some countries have taken steps that can provide a window into what successful gun control looks like. Japan, a country of 127 million people and rarely more than 10 yearly gun deaths, is one such country.
Mexico: Tehuacan-Environmental Activists Attacked And Their Bus Set On Fire
World  (tags: Mexico, hydroelectric Project. Volcanic Region, Environmental Activists Attacked, Bus Burned, conflict, crime, government, humans, media, news, society, violence, world )

Fiona
- 3 days ago - telesurtv.net
Activist group opposing a hydroelectric project in Puebla, Mexico, were traveling back home in a rented bus when armed masked men stopped them. Group Opposes Hydroelectric project in Sierra Negra Volcanic region.
Israel Demands Palestinian Family Pay $28,000 for Jeep Which Killed Their Son
World  (tags: Abdullah Ghneimat, middle-east, occupied palestine, settler violence, settler attacks, endtheoccupation, Palestinian human rights, zionism, oppression, apartheid state, IOF killing of Palestinian civilians, Opt, media, news, israel, violence, world )

Fly
- 5 days ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Israel has sent the family of Abdullah Ghneimat, a Palestinian in his early twenties who was crushed to death by an Israeli army jeep, a bill for $28,000
Kenya: Ivory Investigator - Hero for Elephants And Rhinos - Murdered
World  (tags: Kenya, Esmond Bradley Martin, murdered, elephants, rhinos, africa, conflict, corruption, death, humans, news, society, UnitedNations, violence, world )

Fiona
- 10 days ago - bbc.com
Esmond Bradley Martin, 75, One of the world's leading investigators of the illegal trade in ivory and rhino horn has been murdered in Kenya. Martin was a special UN envoy for rhino conservation.
The Netherlands" Heroic Cow Escapes Slaughter House And Hides In Forest
World  (tags: The Netherlands / Holland, europe, Cow, Hero, Forests, Slaughter House, Pardon, Social Media, GoodNews, humans, media, news, violence, world )

Fiona
- 12 days ago - treehugger.com
Bodacious bovine has become a social media star and will receive a full pardon âEUR¦ as soon as they can get her out of the woods. A spunky cow named Hermien has captured the hearts of freedom lovers everywhere.
Ottawa, Canada: Goverment Announces 4 New Ways To Protect Right Whales
World  (tags: Ottawa, Monkton, Canada, New measures to protect North Atlantic R, death, ethics, GoodNews, government, humans, interesting, media, news, politics, society, violence, world )

Fiona
- 23 days ago - ctvnews.ca
MONCTON, N.B. -- The federal fisheries minister has imposed new measures to protect North Atlantic right whales from entanglement with fishing gear. "Protecting Canada's endangered whales from further harm iis a heavy responsibiity.""
Petition-For Botswana's 50th Birthday, Respect the Bushmen's Rights - Survival International
World  (tags: Human Rights, violence, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

Nita
- 29 days ago - survivalinternational.org
Over ten years ago, Botswana's High Court ruled that the Central Kalahari Bushmen had been illegally evicted from their ancestral homelands. But today the majority of Bushmen are still forced to apply for one-month permits to stay on their lands.
From W to Obama to Trump, the Policy Has Been Endless War
World  (tags: military, war, violence, foreign policy, waste )

Freya
- 58 days ago - alternet.org
The United States military is still slogging along in Iraq and Afghanistan. What's more, Bush's wars have only expanded in breadth, if not in depth, to Syria, Yemen, Libya, Somalia and Niger, among other places.
Petition - Protect Human Rights Activists From Being Killed By Organized Crime
World  (tags: colombia, human rights actvists, violence, assaults, crime, corruption, killings, Ethical Treatment, stronger protection, Law and Justice, safety, freedom of speech, Freedom of Expression )

Kalliope
- 59 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect human rights activists from violence and assault. In 2017 alone, more than 100 human rights activists in Colombia have been brutally murdered in cold blood. These murders follow over 120 murders in 2016, the same year a peace agreement...
Scotland Bans The Use Of Wild Animals In Traveling Circuses
World  (tags: Scotland, UK, Bans Use of Wild Animals in Circuses, conflict, corruption, death, europe, government, humans, news, society, violence, world )

Fiona
- 61 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
The legislation was passed by Scottish Parliament on December 20, 2017. ScotlandâEUR(TM)s environment secretary, Roseanna Cunningham, stated, âEURoeThis important act. It ends this abuse of wild animals in Scotland."
"The Butcher of Bosnia" Found Guilty!
World  (tags: humanrights, death, crime, ethics, genocide, corruption, news, violence, war, world, conflict, europe, freedoms )

Mitchell
- 86 days ago - npr.org
The Tribunal in The Hague has found Ratko Mladic guilty of crimes against humanity!
Petition - Protect Journalists From Brutal Murders
World  (tags: India, journalist murder, journalism and press freedom, right to know, information, democracy under attack, government, prosecution, punishments, crime, Justice for victims, activism, violence, stronger protection )

Kalliope
- 117 days ago - forcechange.com
Protect the rights and lives of journalists threatened by extremists in India. Journalists in India, the world's most populated democracy, are being brutally murdered, while the Indian government does nothing to protect these reporters, their lives.
US: Senate Opens Path For Future Drilling In The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge
World  (tags: US. US Senate, Tax Code, Articl National Wildlife Refuge, Migatory Birds, Polar Bears, Wolves, Wildlife, death, ethics, government, news, politics, usa, violence, world )

Fiona
- 122 days ago - hcn.org
However, several more steps would have to happen for drilling to be authorized. Oct. 19, Republicans made headway to allow drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The Senate passed a budget resolution for changes in the tax code.
Petition: End the Beating of Women on Easter Monday.
World  (tags: europe, crime, violence, women, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, freedoms, HumanRights )

Glenn
- 126 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Don't make Easter Monday a day for domestic violence.
 

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