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Palestinians Back Standing Rock Sioux in Struggle For All Humanity
World  (tags: Standing Rock, Palestinians, in solidarity, sacred sites, land, water )

Dandelion
- 158 days ago - electronicintifada.net
We the undersigned Palestinians artists academics activists elders laborers musicians authors businesspersons attorneys students hereby declare our unqualified and heartfelt solidarity with the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe in their epic struggle to protect
A Member of Congress Just Issued a Warning to the World Bank: 'Stop Privatizing Water'
World  (tags: greed, privatization, water, resources, US Congress, World Bank, developing nations )

Freya
- 301 days ago - alternet.org
Rep. Gwen Moore's actions could mean the beginning of the end of the World Bank's harmful water-for-profit pursuits.
How to Make Filthy Water Drinkable
World  (tags: science, news, discovery, children, Water, Ted, Talk, humans, ethics, pollution, protection, nature, wildlife, AnimalWelfare, protection, habitat, suffering )

Mari
- 376 days ago - ted.com
TED Talk Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 Michael Pritchard: How to make filthy water drinkable
The Middle East Runs Out of Water
World  (tags: drought, middle-east, water, corruption, crime, europe, ethics, freedoms, society, world )

Gillian
- 649 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
New Field of Mines Is Planted Close to Palestinian Well in Occupied Territory
World  (tags: world, violence, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, water, corruption, crime, government, politics, middle-east, news, humans, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 649 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Abu Shaban Well was recently repaired and rehabilitated by an international organization that also funded a new water tank structure for the use of the Palestinian villagers. Jabour said that the soldiers fenced more than a quarter of a dunam of ...
SAY NO TO BELGRADE WATERFRONT PROJECT | Please Sign!
World  (tags: Serbia, BELGRADE WATERFRONT PROJECT, society, destruction, environment, trees, water, protection, conflict, ethics, government, europe, concept, design, humans, NewTechnology, study, technology, PETITION )

Desanka
- 704 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Serbian government is planning to build along the Sava riverbank 160 monstrous facilities, and the largest shopping mall in the Balkans. This mega-project will ruin face of Belgrade and the environmental consequences have not been taken into account!
Futenma Base Move Pits Tokyo Vs. Okinawa
World  (tags: asia, usa, military, animalrights, protection, dugong, Okinawa, Tokyo, habitat, water )

Naoko
- 735 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
Environmentalists say the construction of two aircraft runways on reclaimed land off Henoko would destroy critical feeding grounds and habitat for the dugong.
Legal Vacuum Fuels Conflicts Over Water in El Salvador
World  (tags: world, politics, society, water )

AWAY AWHI
- 829 days ago - ipsnews.net
Rural communities and social organisations in El Salvador agree that the lack of specific laws is one of the main hurdles to resolving disputes over water in the country.
'Unprecedented Mobilization': Hundred Thousand Rise Against Irish Water Tax - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: World, Rights, Water, People Power, Ireland )

Judy
- 840 days ago - commondreams.org
"...Over 150,000 people...in every neighbourhood, town and village [sent] a clear message to the Government: water is a human right, and we demand the abolition of domestic water charges."
Demand Universal Access to Safe Drinking Water and Sanitation.PLEASE SIGN !!!!
World  (tags: children's rights, water, petition to sign )

Alexandra
- 855 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Globally, waterborne illnesses are the second leading cause of death for children under five, killing 1,400 children every day.
8 Maps That Will Change the Way You Look at Africa
World  (tags: economy, environment, Africa, trees, water, world, humans, money, internet, human rights )

Nancy
- 861 days ago - takepart.com
Expansion of population and investment on the continent represent both enormous opportunity and potential for crises and injustice.
Farmers Fight Coca-Cola as India's Groundwater Dries Up
World  (tags: India, water, water use, agriculture, wells, Coca-cola, farmers, groundwater, aquifer depletion )

Judy
- 863 days ago - bloomberg.com
Savitri Rai winces as she recounts how police beat her when she protested against groundwater extraction at a Coca-Cola Co. plant near her farm in India. A decade later, she said her water supplies keep dwindling.
VICTORY VICTORY Bahamas Dolphinarium Ordered To Release Dolphins
World  (tags: profits mainly from tourism, brought into the country illegally, local activist group reEarth, in favor of freeing the dolphins, ecosystems, endangered, oceans, nature, wildlife, world, healthconditions, water, animalwelfare, animalcruelty, endangered )

Kelly
- 927 days ago - care2.com
A court in the Caribbean island has ordered that an illegal dolphinarium shut down and is questioning whether any dolphins should be allowed into the Bahamas for any purpose beyond research.
The Water of Life: Thirsting for Justice in a World of War
World  (tags: water, war, Human Rights, United Nations, Palestine, Detroit, conflict, corruption, ethics, politics )

Lynn
- 931 days ago - commondreams.org
These are the reckless tactics of war -- every kind of war. Revering and protecting our water supply, not merely "controlling" it, is a far better use of our blood, sweat and tears.
 

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