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The Afghan Girls Raised as Boys
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, middle-east, Bacha posh )

Rose
- 10 days ago - theguardian.com
In Afghanistan, ranked the worst country in the world to be born a girl, some parents are bringing up their daughters as sons. Then comes puberty and the 'bacha posh' are expected to to switch back
Utopia - Breaking the Great Australian Silence
World  (tags: world, politics, society, discrimination, abuse, Aborigines, australia, culture, world, news, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 10 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.
There Is No Pride for Jews in the State of Israel
World  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, world, violence, Charlie Hebdo tragedy, Netanyahu, politics, government, ethics, crime, death, interesting, news, humans, society )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Furthering his ceaseless campaign to leave no Jewish victim of the Charlie Hebdo tragedy unexploited, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu recently proclaimed at a birthright "mega event" that "Israel is the only place you can proudly proclaim ...
French Terror Attacks Contribute to Israeli's Isolation
World  (tags: Human Rights, Paris attacks, world, Europe, Israel, Palestine, Jews, Zionism, violence, politics, government, freedoms, news, middle-east, society, crime, ethics, interesting )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - mondoweiss.net
There are two big opposing political memes touching on Zionism in the wake of the Paris terror attacks. One is that Europe is unsafe for Jews. The other meme is a bit quieter, but it's out there: Israel is losing legitimacy in the eyes of the world.
Praise Powerful, Tragic Memoir By GuantáNamo Inmate
World  (tags: world, humanrights, petitions'HUMANRIGHTS!', gitmo )

Rose
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
t: Mohamedou Slahi, unlawfully detained Guantánamo inmate since 2002 Goal: Applaud Mohamedou Slahi for his courage in chronicling life prior to and abuse during his long imprisonment in the Guantánamo Bay detention camp
'My World Just Stopped': Sex Trafficking Hits Home in Carmel
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, freedoms )

Rose
- 11 days ago - indystar.com
It was the day after Christmas in 2012, and Sandy was hunting for a wooden salad bowl at the outlet mall in Edinburgh when her cellphone rang
Europe's Jews No Longer Alone
World  (tags: Muslims, Islam, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, europe, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Penny
- 11 days ago - israpundit.org
After the attacks at Charlie Hebdo and a Parisian kosher supermarket two weeks ago and the large police operation in Belgium on Thursday, it appears that politicians have finally realized the gravity of the threat that has grown within Europe in recent
Are Germany's Anti-Islam Marches Really About Islam?
World  (tags: world, politics, society, europe, religion anti-Islam marches, Refugees&Relief, humanrights )

Cal
- 11 days ago - csmonitor.com
Underlying that complaint about Islamization is a host of concerns about immigration, security, and Europe that has long gone unspoken in Germany
Crucified Again: Persecution of Christians Becomes More Widespread
World  (tags: world, Christians, Christianity, Muslims, Islam, africa, asia, conflict, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, society, terrorism, violence )

Penny
- 11 days ago - speroforum.com
Approximately 100,000 Christians die every year because of their faith. One thousand Nigerian churches destroyed in 2014.
Boko Haram's Six-Day Terror Rampage - Up to 2,000 Dead
World  (tags: Nigeria, massacre, Boko Haram, Islam, Muslims, africa, conflict, death, freedoms, society, terrorism, violence, war, world )

Penny
- 11 days ago - clarionproject.org
Perhaps 2,000 people have been massacred in Nigeria in the most savage and brutal attack yet by the Islamist group Boko Haram. The precise number of those killed is unknown, but it is at least in the hundreds. Eyewitnesses and media sources are reporti
Remove White Supremacist Billboard
World  (tags: world, usa, humanrights, petition, racism, outrageous )

Rose
- 11 days ago - forcechange.com
Dyar Signs of Trafford, Alabama Goal: Remove a white supremacist sign from a billboard near Birmingham, Alabama On the I-59 near an Alabama town called Springville, a billboard that reads "Diversity Means Chasing
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
- 12 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.
Tell Monsanto: Stop Forcing Farmers Into Poverty!
World  (tags: world, farmers, petition to sign, suicide, monsanto )

Rose
- 13 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
Human Trafficking Victim Has Emotional Reunion With Family, 24 Years After Abduction
World  (tags: world, humanrights, Human Trafficking, reunited )

Rose
- 13 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Sun Bin was able to hug his father and sister for the first time in 24 years on Tuesday, after being torn away from his family by child traffickers in 1991.
Wonders of the World: 15 Stories · 10 Countries
World  (tags: world, society, blog, children, interesting, humans, GoodNews )

Roxy
- 13 days ago - maptia.com
Maybe a 'wonder of the world' is nothing but the sum total of the human stories woven around it--stories that help us understand why these places matter, not only in history but right now, today.

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