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Stand With Farmers Protecting Their Land From Mining! ACTION
World  (tags: Máxima Acuña Chaupe, human rights, abuse, harrassmant, Peru, Newmount Mining )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Máxima and her family are still subject to harassment. Just last week, police officers and private security forces backed by Newmont's Peruvian subsidiary invaded her home and destroyed parts of her house.
Indigenous Groups Are Calling for the 'Decolonization' of Australia
World  (tags: world, politics, Australia, Aborigines, indigenous rights, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', asia, humanrights )

Cal
- 9 days ago - vice.com
The National Freedom Movement was born out of the Freedom Summit that took place in Alice Springs last November. The summit saw a delegation of Aboriginal leaders from around the nation meeting to declare the independence of Australia's First Peoples
It Is A Deal So Shrouded In Secrecy - No Secret Deals Petition
World  (tags: Australia, TPP, Prime Minister Abbott, Trade Minister Robb )

Dandelion
- 24 days ago - getup.org.au
Between foreign corporations suing our governments over public health measures and environmental protection laws, higher pharmaceutical prices, and surveillance of Australians' internet usage, there's a lot for citizens to be concerned about.
The Two Big Holes in the Strategy Against ISIS
World  (tags: IS, Shia sectarianism, Assad's Syria, Sunni tribes, Haider al-Abadi, Iran )

Nancy
- 16 days ago - hrw.org
The inattention to AssadâEUR(TM)s atrocities is a gift to extremist recruiters who portray themselves as the only ones willing to stand up to him. Asking Syrians to address only IS atrocities, not AssadâEUR(TM)s, is not a winning strategy.
Free the Al Jazeera Staff ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, journalists in Egypt, Tora Prison, Al Jazeera, freedoms, Court of Cassation, Mohamed Fahmy, Peter Greste, Baher Mohamed )

Nancy
- 27 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Update 2/1/15: After 400 days in Tora Prison, Peter Greste has been deported from Egypt. He has flown to Cyprus on his way home to Australia. Although this news comes as a welcome relief, the world must not forget the continuing ordeal of his Al Jazeera
Obama Considers Release of Secret Sections of Report on Saudi Arabia Ties to Al Qaeda
World  (tags: possible role of Saudi Arabia in 911 att, classified documents, world, politics, middle-east, usa, freedoms, conflict, interesting )

Cal
- 21 days ago - world.einnews.com
The White House may declassify still-secret sections of an official inquiry into the 9/11 terrorist attacks which refer to possible Saudi Arabian support.
Western Leaders Divided Over How to Handle Ukraine Crisis as Peace Talks Fizzle
World  (tags: Ukraine, fighting, peace talks, RUssia, war, conflict, usa )

Cal
- 21 days ago - news.vice.com
Emergency negotiations in Moscow and Kiev âEUR" billed as "one of the last chances" to avoid all-out war âEUR" appear increasingly unlikely to lead to an agreement between Ukraine, its Western allies, and Russia over how to end the mounting violence
ISIS Terror: Yazidi Woman Recalls Horrors of Slave Auction
World  (tags: ISISI torture of Yazidi women, torture, rape, world, politics, middle-east, humanrights, conflict, crime, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 15 days ago - nbcnews.com
Farida is a strong young woman with a loud voice, thin lips and a prominent nose. She was determined to resist ISIS from the very beginning. She paid a heavy price for her refusal to obey.
Poverty a Threat to Stability in Jordan, Fueling Militancy
World  (tags: terrorism, society, desperation, unrest, extremism, Islamic extremism, Jordan, culture, world, middle-east, humanrights, children, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 23 days ago - news.yahoo.com
Poverty, isolation, feeling left out of development drives a lot of the grievances among the youth there
Norway's Muslims and Jews Link Up to Denounce Extremist Violence
World  (tags: world, Norway, Muslims, Jews, solidarity, good news, religion, violent extremism, society, freedoms, interesting, humans, news )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - theguardian.com
As the mainly elderly Jewish congregation filed out of the synagogue after Shabbat prayers, a group of young Muslims, many of them teenage girls wearing headscarves, formed a symbolic ring outside the building to roaring applause from a crowd.
Isil Murder Japanese Hostage Kenji Goto VIDEO
World  (tags: ISIS, hostages, Japan, murder, beheading, journalist )

Beatrice
- 28 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Isil militants have murdered Kenji Goto, the second Japanese hostage to be killed in a week. The death of Mr Goto, a journalist, came within days of the slaughter of Haruna Yukawa and triggered condemnation from worldwide leaders
Greece After the Election âEUR" Not a Threat But An Opportunity for Europe ACTION
World  (tags: Greece, ‘Founding Europe Anew!’, trade, Syriza, government, election )

Nancy
- 13 days ago - wp.europa-neu-begruenden.de
The political landslide in Greece is an opportunity, not only for that crisis-ridden country but also for a fundamental reassessment and revision of EU economic and social policy.
Add Your Voice to Our Lobby Day Efforts for Tibet! ACTION US
World  (tags: voices for Tibet, corruption, Tibet, freedoms, ethics, world, human rights )

Nancy
- 2 days ago - action.savetibet.org
Tibetans inside Tibet need your voice to be heard in Washington! I invite you to join us in speaking out for Tibet as part of Tibet Lobby Day 2015.
Total Elimination of Nuclear Weapons - Petition
World  (tags: elimination of nuclear weapons, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty, petition )

Dandelion
- 18 days ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
The worldâEUR(TM)s nuclear-armed nations are spending over $100 billion per year to maintain and modernize their nuclear arsenals. The danger of wars among nuclear-armed States is growing, and with it the threat of unimaginable death and suffering.
 

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