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VIRAL ACTION NEEDED President of Vietnam, Sang: Please Ask Your Vietnamese Citizens to Stop Using R
World  (tags: Record numbers, reaching the tipping point, Vietnamese press has raised awareness, has no medicinale power, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, politics, nature, wildlife, world, protection, environment, forests, activists, crime, corruption, educati )

Kelly
- 34 minutes ago - secure.avaaz.org
Record numbers of rhinos are being poached and killed in South Africa for their horn. Those horns end up being sold illegally for their supposed medicinal properties and Vietnam is playing a major role in this.
For Netanyahu, Gaza War's Risks Are Rising
World  (tags: middle-east, Israel, Palestine, war, violence, death, ethics, politics, news, world, crime )

Carrie
- 1 hour ago - america.aljazeera.com
It was Netanyahu's own calls for vengeance on Hamas after the murder of three Israeli teens in the West Bank last month that set the stage for a Gaza operation without clearly defined and attainable strategic objectives.
Israel-Palestine: This Is How It Ends ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Human Rights, corporate investments, petition, Israel, Palestine, violence, war, world, crime, death, ethics, middle-east, society, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 2 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
To the CEOs of ABP, HP, Veolia, Barclays, Caterpillar, and G4S: "In the wake of the terrible violence unfolding in Israel-Palestine, we, citizens from around the world, are deeply concerned about your companies' continued investment in companies and...
60 Muslims Sexually Attack Nuns in Bangladesh
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, death, ethics, europe, freedoms, humanrights, news, society, terrorism, violence, world, Islam, Muslims, hate )

Rahman
- 3 hours ago - mattersindia.com
60 Muslims in Bangladesh broke into a convent and sexually assaulted a number of nuns, and the nuns were beaten and molested with 3 nuns suffering attempted rape. It is not the first time Muslims have attacked as they try to steal land.
Abolish Misguided Child Labor Bill
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, ACTION PLEASE, child labor )

Rose
- 20 hours ago - forcechange.com
rget: Evo Morales, President of Bolivia Goal: Urge government to abolish child labor bill that threatens the mental development and physical health of its young citizens In developing countries, nearly one in four children ages five to 14 are
MH17: World's Anger at Russia Grows as Bodies Pile on to Train at Crash Site
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, conflict, urssia, MH 17 handling, ukraine, Putin )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - theguardian.com
Experts fear clues as to why Malaysia Airlines plane was brought down could be lost for ever as chaos at scene persists
TAKE ACTION NOW! Fair and Honest Media Coverage
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, media, ethics, violence, news, israel, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 22 hours ago - honestreporting.com
Media coverage of the Middle Est conflict in Gaza has too often been slanted by omissions and bias reporting by media organizations.
Does Haiti Need Tourism? Or Does It Need Justice?
World  (tags: Haiti, tourism, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', world, politics, news, society )

Cal
- 1 day ago - spiegel.de
Human rights attorney Mario Joseph and Tourism Minister Stéphanie Villedrouin are both trying to improve Haiti, but they are following radically different paths. The one wants justice, the other wants tourism.
Malnutrition Hits Syrians Hard as UN Authorises Cross-Border Access
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, Lebanon, syrian conflict, Syrian refugees, humanrights, freedoms, conflict, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
Gaunt, haggard Syrian children begging and selling gum have become a fixture in streets of the Lebanese capital; having fled the ongoing conflict, they continue to be stalked by its effects.
Russia Isn't An Immutable Force
World  (tags: world, society, diplomacy, Putin, obama, diplomatic relations, global concerns, analysis government, politics, news )

Cal
- 2 days ago - globalpost.com
News analysis: Will the downing of Malaysian flight MH17 prompt Western countries to confront the actions of one man?
Malaysian Plane Downing: Will It Change Course of Ukraine Conflict?
World  (tags: world, politics, conflict in Ukraine, tragic plane crash, crime, violence, news, war, interesting )

Cal
- 3 days ago - csmonitor.com
The downing of a Malaysian passenger plane by a suface-to-air missile over rebel-held Ukraine would seem to be a game-changer in the conflict. But security analysts hold out little expectation that will be the case
Ukraine Says Rebels Shoot Down Malaysian Airliner
World  (tags: world, Malaysian Airlines, Flight MH 17, Ukraine, Russia, investigation )

Nancy
- 4 days ago - news.msn.com
A Malaysian airliner was shot down over eastern Ukraine by pro-Russian militants on Thursday, killing all 295 people aboard, a Ukrainian interior ministry official said.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Save the White Rhino By Getting It Back on CITES Appendix I.
World  (tags: no medicinal worth, horrific poaching and mutilation, CITES CoP9 in 1994, Southern White Rhino, conservation, ecosystems, endangered, wildlife, world, government, politics, nature, activists, violence, sadness, crime, corruption, dishonesty, environment )

Kelly
- 4 days ago - causes.com
Wild and Free SA appeals to His Royal Highness to use his considerable influence worldwide to oppose any proposal for rhino horn trade, no matter who suggests it, on the grounds that it is cruel and invasive to live animals; it has no medicinal worth
Malaysian Passenger Plane Crashes in Ukraine Near Russian Border (LIVE BLOG)
World  (tags: world, violence, society )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
The US believes surface-to-air missiles were responsible for downing the passenger jet
Standing Up for Scottish Independence
World  (tags: world, politics, society, government, Scottish independence, world, freedoms )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
A Sikh comedian who matches kilts with turbans has become a spokesman for Scotland's bid to exit the UK.
 

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