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'Terrorists' in Deadly Shooting at Paris HQ of French Magazine
World  (tags: politics, violence, world, terrorism, europe, conflict, news )

Cal
- 19 days ago - france24.com
Gunmen have attacked French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo in the heart of Paris Wednesday, with police officials reporting 11 fatalities and 10 wounded
Twelve Arrested Over Paris Terror Attacks
World  (tags: violence, society, terrorism, politics, europe, world )

Cal
- 10 days ago - france24.com
Paris police have arrested 12 people suspected of providing "logistical support" to the gunmen in last week's terror attacks
Kurdish Women Line Up to Take on the Islamic State
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, violence, PKK, Kurdish women, battlefront, women's rights, world, war, society, humanrights )

Cal
- 16 days ago - globalpost.com
Kurdish women join the PKK in droves to fight the Islamic State, which has captured and enslaved up to hundreds of Yazidi women.
U.N. Security Council Rejects Palestinian Statehood Resolution
World  (tags: world, politics, palestine, israel, peace talks, recognition, middle-east, war, society, interesting, government )

Cal
- 27 days ago - npr.org
The U.N. Security Council failed to pass a Palestinian draft resolution that called for, among other things, an end to the Israeli occupation by late 2017. The proposal faced strong U.S. opposition, which threatened to veto the measure if it passed.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Boko Haram's Reign of Terror
World  (tags: TERROR, BOKO HARAM, NIGERIA, RELIGIOUS WAR, killing, terrorism, violence, society, world, UnitedNations, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, conflict, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 8 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Let's multiply that pressure now and persuade our leaders and the United Nations to convene an emergency Security Council meeting and prioritise this crisis.
SYRIA: Forgotten in Aleppo: Thousands Stuck Between Regime and ISIS
World  (tags: politics, world, Refugees&Relief, violence, war, Syria, society, humanrights, freedoms, conflict, death, ethics, news, middle-east, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 17 days ago - cnn.com
Over 300,000 face dangerous battles and privations as the Syrian Civil War continues.And above all a sense, for months now, of hopelessness that their world has only worsened since the fight for Aleppo began in June 2012.
Utopia - Breaking the Great Australian Silence
World  (tags: world, politics, society, discrimination, abuse, Aborigines, australia, culture, world, news, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 6 days ago - theecologist.org
Several recent events in Australia have served to again highlight how little the peoples and cultures of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island nations feature on the national radar.
For Cuba, Now Come The Hard Questions
World  (tags: world, society, politics, Cuba, humanrights, government, usa, freedoms )

Cal
- 28 days ago - worldcrunch.com
Once the noise dies down over the deal with the U.S., Cuba's educated populace may not take it so well when it realizes the communist regime will budge very little at home.
Tell Monsanto: Stop Forcing Farmers Into Poverty!
World  (tags: world, farmers, petition to sign, suicide, monsanto )

Rose
- 9 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Suicide rates among Indian farmers have skyrocketed thanks to Monsanto, whose viselike contracts have trapped thousands of farmers in cycles of debt and poverty
Build a Bridge of Hope in Paris --- Petition PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: France, terrorism, Muslim extremists, crime, death, freedom of speech, politics, society, violence, world, cartoons, Charlie Hebdo )

Lynn
- 18 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The gunmen have fled, the city is on high alert and France lost four of it's most famous political commentators. This is an attempt to silence speech by spreading fear, it's what extremists do over and over again. But France isn't letting it happen.
International Community Must Do More in Pressing for Peace in South Sudan
World  (tags: South Sudan, pressing for peace, world, war, politics, africa, society, violence, humanrights, government )

Cal
- 9 days ago - globalpost.com
Five CEOs speak out on need to end violence and give the fragile country a chance to endure.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop Human Trafficking From West Bengal
World  (tags: India, modern slavery, human trafficking, ethics, humanrights, government, crime, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', world, society, politics, news )

Cal
- 13 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
West Bengal is the center of human trafficking for domestic slavery in India today. With no law pertaining to placement agencies in West Bengal, children and women continue to fall prey to illegal recruitment agencies that entice them with false job offer
After Making Waves In 2014, ISIS' Power Appears To Ebb
World  (tags: ISIS, violence, politics, world, middle-east, news, war, iraq, freedoms, conflict, humanrights )

Cal
- 22 days ago - npr.org
the group has lost three senior leaders and mid-level commanders. It's more difficult for them to move around freely, and oil fields -- key sources of funding -- have taken a pounding
Wreckage From AirAsia Flight QZ8501 Found (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: sadness, AirAsia Flight QZ8501, death, Indonesia, Borneo, Singapore, world, humans )

Carrie
- 27 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Bodies and wreckage from an AirAsia flight that went missing on its way to Singapore on Sunday were found on Tuesday in the Karimata Strait off the coast of Borneo, Indonesian rescue teams said.
3 Of Jane Goodall's Devastating Predictions For 2050 Are Already Coming True
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, world )

Mike
- 30 days ago - businessinsider.com
When Jane Goodall was recently asked whether the earth would be a better or worse place by 2050 her response was ""I see the world in 50 years, perhaps 100, as a dark place." What's terrifying about Goodall's vision is how prescient it already is.
 

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