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Ensure That Mothers and Babies Everywhere Can Survive and Thrive ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, humanrights, health, women, children, world, ethics )

Beverly
- 12 days ago - globalcitizen.org
Urge the G7 leaders to do their part to help ensure that mothers and newborns can survive and thrive.
10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Must Be Allowed a Life-Saving Abortion
World  (tags: Paraguay, women, girls, reproductive rights, petitions )

Freya
- 19 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The life of a 10-year-old girl who is pregnant after being raped by her stepfather is in danger. Despite the high risk this pregnancy poses and her mother's request, Paraguayan authorities have denied her access to a safe abortion.
Release Women Jailed for Dancing Near War Memorial: ForceChange
World  (tags: civil liberties, freedom, Russia, women )

Kathryn
- 30 days ago - forcechange.com
Three Russian women were arrested recently for dancing near a WWII memorial in Novorossiysk, Russia. According to sources, the women were twerking during a dance which they filmed for a music video. The song they were dancing to is âEURoeTouch You Tonight.:
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.
Uniting Christian and Muslim Women in Nigeria Is Imperative to Build a Bridge Toward Peace
World  (tags: world, politics, terrorism, society, africa, women, religion, news )

Cal
- 64 days ago - globalpost.com
Building alliances across religious differences means forgiving and loving an enemy.
Syrians Mark Women's Day Underground in Idlib Cellar
World  (tags: Syria, Middle East, Bashar al-Assad, Women, International Womens Day )

Brian
- 80 days ago - aljazeera.com
About 150 women take part in event honouring female leaders of protest movement, as war rages across country.
John Lennon - Woman (Lyrics English/Spanish)   video
World  (tags: GoodNews, interesting, women's rights, women, Equal rights )

MmAWAY
- 80 days ago - youtube.com
Hope I can get this here, from me to you today! This was done in 2010 I had another one, but really like this! Hugs...Now we need to be paid more than MEN PERIOD!
International Women's Day: Inequality in Charts
World  (tags: Women, World, International Women's Day, Gallup survey, statistics, charts, data, inequality )

Judy
- 81 days ago - usnews.com
Worldwide, a Gallup survey analyzing such factors as law and order, food and shelter, work, economics, health and daily experiences found that more than one in four women are doing well enough to be considered "thriving." By contrast, 2 billion women...
Rights Group: Palestinian Teen Imprisoned By Israeli Military Court to Deter Student Protest
World  (tags: Human Rights, Civil Liberties, Israel, Palestine, crime, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, news, politics, government, corruption, ethics, interesting, society, culture, dishonesty, safety, women )

Carrie
- 93 days ago - electronicintifada.net
When KhattabâEUR(TM)s lawyer requested that his client be released on bail so she can continue her university studies, the military court judge claimed that the teen had committed a dangerous crime and that other Palestinians would not be deterred if she ...
A Rabbi Puts Catholic Priests to Shame
World  (tags: rabbi, professor, Jewish, ritual, naked, women, voyeurism, charged, guilty, synagogue, voyeurism, hidden, cameras )

Sam
- 97 days ago - news.yahoo.com
A prominent rabbi whose congregation included the likes of Treasury Secretary Jack Lew and former Connecticut Senator Joe Lieberman was charged with 52 counts of voyeurism. He pleaded guilty to the charges.
Nigeria's Forgotten Massacre: 2,000 Slaughtered By Boko Haram, But the West Is Failing to Help
World  (tags: children, corruption, crime, society, violence, world, women, death, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, conflict, corruption, death, freedoms, humanrights, violence, crime, terrorism )

Hilary
- 136 days ago - independent.co.uk
What horrors continue in Nigeria, and yet not only does the West fail to help, the Western media fails to remember. This brief story serves as a small reminder of vast terror and mayhem especially at the hands of Islamist extremists Boko Haram.
For Yazidi Women, Escaping ISIS Doesn't Mean The Ordeal Is Over
World  (tags: women, Yazidi women, ISIS, sexual atrocities, society, culture, middle east, iraq, world )

Cal
- 168 days ago - npr.org
The Yazidis, a small ethno-religious minority concentrated in Iraq's north, already were a conservative, insular community. Now, families are torn between empathy for the suffering women and generations of tribal codes of honor that have never faced such
Tell the Prime Minister of India: Stop Forced Institutionalization of Disabled Women - PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, women, abuse, world, politics )

Beverly
- 173 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Stop forcibly locking away women and girls with disabilities.
In Senegal, Women Kill Own Babies Due to Strict Abortion Laws
World  (tags: Senegal, women, reproduction, babies, infanticide, abortion restrictions )

Freya
- 177 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Strict abortion laws in Senegal are forcing women to seek clandestine abortions and as a last resort kill their own infants, according to a new report by human rights groups.
India's National Gold Medalist Tortured For Being a Witch In Modern Day Witch Hunt
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, freedoms, ethics, europe, HumanRights, news, violence, abuse, culture, freedoms, rights, religion, women )

Niki
- 222 days ago - inquisitr.com
Woman is tied up and viciously beaten after being accused of being a witch in one of many modern day witch hunts targeting women and children.
 

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