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April 18th National Day of Action Against Fast Track - Where Events Are and Petition
World  (tags: Global Day of Action Against Fair Trade, Fast Track, TPP, TTIP )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - citizenstrade.org
In dozens of countries across the globe, groups are preparing for the April 18th Global Day of Action Against Unfair Trade. If we do not detail Fast Track, TPP and other pending pacts would be rubber-stamped, devastating consequences to worlds people.
Overturn The Conviction Against Purvi Patel - Petition
World  (tags: Purvi Patel, Indiana, stillbirth, induced abortion, draconian laws )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
An Indiana woman, Purvi Patel, was just sentenced to 41 years for suffering a stillbirth, because the state suspected but had no physical evidence that she tried to induce an abortion.
Tell China: Stop Torturing Tibetans! ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, Tibet, tortured to death, China, world, crime )

Nancy
- 18 days ago - action.savetibet.org
Goshul Lobsang is one of the Tibetans who have been tortured to death. He was arrested for organizing a peaceful political protest in Tibet. Chinese jailers stuck sharp objects under his fingernails, beat him severely and denied him food.
PEACE & PLANET CALL FOR THE TOTAL ELIMINATION OF NUCLEAR WEAPONS
World  (tags: Nuclear weapons, non-proliferation, global call )

Teresa
- 10 days ago - diy.rootsaction.org
We call upon the parties to the NPT to use the 2015 Review Conference to immediately, without delay, develop a timetable to ban and eliminate all nuclear weapons.
U.N. Warns of Deepening Crisis in Syrian Refugee Camp Overrun By Militants
World  (tags: Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Palestinian refugee camp, Syria, Yarmouk )

Dandelion
- 14 days ago - nytimes.com
Secretary General Ban Ki-moon delivered an unusually strong denunciation of those responsible for the crisis in Yarmouk. The Palestinian refugee camp is beginning to resemble a death camp. Caught Between ISIS And Assad is the rock and hard place of hell.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Investigate Disappearances and Killings of Colombian Citizens
World  (tags: world, politics, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief )

Cal
- 25 days ago - forcechange.com
Investigate disappearances and mass killings of innocent Colombians.
President Rivlin: FREE HANA GAN - PREGNANT CANADIAN CITIZEN TRAPPED IN ISRAEL AGAINST HER WILL
World  (tags: free hana gan, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Canadian, Isreali government, violence, society, children )

Barb
- 27 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
President Rivlin. Hana Gan âEUR" a pregnant Canadian Citizen and her two young sons - also Canadian citizens - are being held in Israel against their will and are #TrappedinIsrael Your Prime Minister encourages Jews all over the world....
Banned Pesticide Allegedly Sickens Family At Resort
World  (tags: toxin, Terminix, pest control, poisoned, US Virgin Islands, Delaware family )

Dandelion
- 18 days ago - cnn.com
A Delaware family fell ill after a banned pesticide was used at their luxury resort in the U.S. Virgin Islands. The company said it licensed Terminix, for the pest control services and has since terminated contract.
Call on Chocolate Companies to Make Chocolate Fair!
World  (tags: HumanRights, ethics, working conditions )

Teresa
- 25 days ago - makechocolatefair.org
While chocolate business is booming, the majority of cocoa farmers still live in bitter poverty. The low income from cocoa cultivation leads to famine wages and exploitative child labour.
Saudi Airstrikes in Yemen Are Having the Wrong Kind of Impact
World  (tags: world, war, politics, middle-east, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, violence, HumanRights )

Cal
- 8 days ago - globalpost.com
The airstrikes âEUR" there have been more than a thousand of them âEUR" instead have had an impact of another kind: hundreds of civilians have been killed, more than a hundred thousand displaced, and access to food, water and electricity has been disrupted
Working Class Hero - John Lennon   video
World  (tags: John Lennon, Working Class Hero, video, workers, power to the people )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - youtube.com
Theres room at the top they are telling you still But first you must learn how to smile as you kill If you want to be like the folks on the hill.
Losing My Religion for Equality
World  (tags: humanrights, government, humans, violence )

Olga
- 18 days ago - theage.com.au
"At its most repugnant, the belief that women must be subjugated to the wishes of men excuses slavery, violence, forced prostitution, genital mutilation and national laws that omit rape as a crime". Jimmy Carter
The Right to Link Is at Risk - Petition
World  (tags: Right to link, save the link, censorship, freedom of expression, petition )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - openmedia.ca
Links are essential to freedom of expression online. Censoring links will break the Internet as we know it. If even one of these censorship schemes really takes hold it will affect all of us using the web.
Brazil: Indigenous People Set Up Protest Camp To Demand Land Rights
World  (tags: indigenous rights, Brazil, agribusiness, land rights, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
Indians fear that legislators will allow the use of their ancestral lands by agribusiness, which has the backing of a group of parliamentarians and the new Minister of Agriculture, Katia Abreu.
Free Amir - Petition
World  (tags: Amir Hekmati, Iranian-American, Veteran, Iran, closed door proceedings, Montel Williams, petition )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - freeamir.org
Amir is an Iranian-American detained in Iran while visiting his dying grandmother. Falsely accused of being a spy, he was sentenced to death, which was overturned for insufficient evidence. In secret closed door proceeding he was sentenced to 10 years.
 

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