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Put Child Rapist in Prison
World  (tags: world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, usa, Rape of child, ACTION PLEASE )

Rose
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
t: Judge Jan Jurden Goal: Require child rapist to serve a full sentence in prison The heir to the DuPont fortune, Robert V. Richards IV, was found guilty of raping his three-year-old daughter. However, he will not be spending one day in prison.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Save the Tapajos River People!
World  (tags: world, human rights, indigenous peoples, ecocide, mining interests, corporate greed, Corporate greed and corruption )

Cal
- 17 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tell Brazil's federal government not to put the interests of the mining industry ahead of native Brazilians! New proposed dams will destroy ecosystems, species and indigenous people in their homelands.
Herzog and Jordan's King Abdullah Talk Mideast Peace in Amman
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, news, israel, peace talks, world, society )

Cal
- 17 days ago - jpost.com
The Leader of the Opposition was the first Israeli to meet the king since IDF soldiers killed a Jordanian judge earlier this month.
Famed Syria Crusader Castle Survives Fierce Battles
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, society, war, Syria )

Cal
- 26 days ago - news.yahoo.com
The army seized the medieval fortress on Thursday after fierce fighting in the nearby village of Al-Hosn in central Syria, routing rebels who had captured it in July 2011.
In Saudi Arabia, Indonesian Maids Are on Death Row for Sorcery
World  (tags: humanrights, world, Saudi Arabia, women's rights, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 31 days ago - globalpost.com
But after one maid's decapitation, Indonesia has finally won some rights for these slave-like workers.
Malaysian Police Examine Pilot's Flight Simulator
World  (tags: Malaysian plane, pilots' backgrounds, missing, ACARS, radar data, world )

Nancy
- 33 days ago - news.msn.com
Najib confirmed that Malaysian air force defense radar picked up traces of the plane turning back westward, crossing over Peninsular Malaysia into the northern stretches of the Strait of Malacca. Authorities previously had said this radar data could not-
Ukraine Cobbles Together An Army as Fears of a Russian Invasion Grow
World  (tags: world, politics, Ukraine, military, Russia, government, news, society, conflict )

Cal
- 33 days ago - globalpost.com
Ukraine really needs an answer to the Russian military amassing just over its border.
Beyond Ukraine: Russia's Imperial Mess
World  (tags: world, politics, usa, Russia, Ukraine, Crimea, news, government, conflict )

Cal
- 34 days ago - spiegel.de
Russia's occupation of Crimea has violated international law and created a new crisis among world leaders. Now the EU and the US are fighting over the best means to address Russia's reawakened expansionary ambitions.
Crimean Tatars Fear a Future Under Russia
World  (tags: Crimea, Russia, Tatars, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', ethics, government, violence, society, politics, humanrights, interesting, world )

Cal
- 35 days ago - globalpost.com
Marginalized during centuries of Russian rule, Crimea's indigenous ethnic group is sounding alarm bells about Moscow's intentions.
Israel Watches Warily as Hezbollah Gains Battle Skills in Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, news, Hezbollah, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', violence, israel )

Cal
- 35 days ago - nytimes.com
Hezbollah's distracting and costly engagement in the Syrian civil war has offered some practical benefit to Israelis. It has also been a source of foreboding.
G7 Urges Russia to Back Away From Crimea
World  (tags: world, EU, Russia, Crimea, Ukraine, G7, politics, violence, society, europe, conflict, government )

Cal
- 36 days ago - macleans.ca
The group of countries released a statement saying Russia should open talks with Ukraine
Syria's Unknown Victims: The Thousands Missing or Dead in Regime Custody
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, Syria, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, government, death, middle-east, war )

Cal
- 37 days ago - theguardian.com
Among the more than 100,000 dead in the three years since the Syrian civil war began are at least 11,000 disappeared into the Assad regime's custody. But the true number may be much higher,
Passenger On Missing Malaysia Jet With Stolen Passport Identified
World  (tags: Malaysian airliner, missing, stolen passports, passengers, sadness, world, news, death )

Carrie
- 38 days ago - nationalmemo.com
Malaysian authorities have identified one of the two men who used stolen passports to board the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, the nation's inspector general of police told local media Monday, as international search teams continued to look for wreckage.
Ukraine Leaders Vow Not to Cede Land; Russia Tightens Grip on Crimea
World  (tags: world, violence, politics, Uktaine, Russia, Crimea )

Cal
- 39 days ago - latimes.com
Leaders of Ukraine vowed Sunday not to cede any part of their nation's territory, even as Russia defended its virtual takeover of the disputed Crimean peninsula and signaled its willingness to act on the result of an upcoming secession vote there.

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