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TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Iraqi Christians.
World  (tags: world, politics, society, iraq, ISIS, violence, religious persecution, middle-east, news, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 10 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Whereas much of the nation of Iraq is overrun by the terrorist group know as the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant, and Whereas they threaten all Christians who live under their rule with execution unless they convert to Islam
Poland Trolls Putin
World  (tags: apples poland putin )

Ashley
- 19 days ago - theguardian.com
Russia is no longer importing fruit from Poland. Poland is a major apple exporter. People now are posting pictures of themselves eating apples, in a jab at Putin. I think it is hilarious. There is even a FB page called Eat Apples to Annoy Putin
11 Parents of Nigeria's Abducted Girls Die
World  (tags: Nigeria, abducted girls, parents are dying, Chibok, Boko Haram, Islamic extremists, Abubakar Shekau )

Dandelion
- 22 days ago - bigstory.ap.org
"One father of two of the girls kidnapped just went into a kind of coma and kept repeating the names of his daughters, until life left him," said Bitrus.
HATE MONGER EXPOSED! Wolf Blitzer Calls Out Hamas Spokesman Over Blood Libel Comments
World  (tags: politics, palestine, israel, media, anti-Semitism, blood libel bullshit, spreading hate, middle-east, world )

Cal
- 14 days ago - newsmax.com
CNN's Wolf Blitzer on Monday called out Hamas' chief spokesman over recent comments he made on Middle Eastern TV saying Jews have used the blood of Christians to make matzo for Passover.
There Are Reports of the Islamic State Executing Dozens of Yazidis
World  (tags: ISIS, atrocities, genocide, iraq, politics, society, world, humanrights, government, ethics, freedoms )

Cal
- 12 days ago - globalpost.com
The Yazidis in northern Iraq are used to being persecuted, but this attack was bad. The Islamic State captured Sinjar, forcing thousands from their homes.
Antisemitism on Rise Across Europe 'in Worst Times Since the Nazis'
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, europe, anti-semtiism, anti-Semtiism, violence, society, news, humanrights, world )

Cal
- 11 days ago - theguardian.com
Experts say attacks go beyond Israel-Palestinian conflict as hate crimes strike fear into Jewish communities
Why Is the West So Afraid of Islam?
World  (tags: world, politics, society, Refugees&Relief, Islam, Christianity, radical Islamhumanrights )

Cal
- 15 days ago - theweek.com
Fear of Islamic radicalism cows the West into silence on Christian persecution
Israel's Mixed Message on the Threat of Hamas' Rockets
World  (tags: Israel, Hamas, rockets, violence, death, interesting, middle-east, politics, news, ethics )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
Israeli military spokesman Avichay Adraee tweeted in Arabic to his more than 119,000 followers is that the rockets are 'weak' and a 'failure' and that the threat is exaggerated by Hamas.
Tell Worlds Leaders You Demand A Nuclear Free Weapons World - Petition
World  (tags: Nuclear Free Weapons World, ATOM Project, world leaders, petition, nuclear disarmament, global nuclear arsenals, policies )

Dandelion
- 8 days ago - theatomproject.org
The ATOM Project is committed to stopping nuclear weapons testing as well as to build greater awareness about nuclear disarmament, global nuclear arsenals, and nuclear weapons policy.
The Vietnam War Might Seem Like Ancient History, But Thousands Still Risk Arrest and Torture for Helping the US
World  (tags: Hmong refugees, politics, Refugees&Relief, world, society, ethics, freedoms, conflict, government, Refugees&Relief, asia )

Cal
- 3 days ago - globalpost.com
4 decades later, Hmong who helped the US 'fight communism' are still persecuted and on the run.
225 Jewish Survivors and Descendents of Survivors of Nazi Genocide Condemn the Massacre of Palestinians
World  (tags: Jewish, Holocaust survivors, Holocaust descendents, dehumanisation, objection, condemnation, Gaza, Palestine, Israel )

Evelyn
- 8 days ago - ijsn.net
We are alarmed by the extreme, racist dehumanization of Palestinians in Israeli society, which has reached a fever-pitch. In Israel, politicians and pundits in The Times of Israel and The Jerusalem Post have called openly for genocide of Palestinians
CERD to Hear From Tribes About US's Discriminatory 'Unrecognized' Label
World  (tags: world, humanrights, 'unrecognized' tribes, US policy towards native americans, politics, news, society, government )

Cal
- 3 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Winnemem Wintu Chief and Spiritual Leader Caleen Sisk will give a presentation this week at the United Nations' 85th session of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (CERD) about the discriminatory nature of the United States' label
Islamic State Militants Seize More Territory in Syria
World  (tags: world, politics, violence, war, ISISI, Syria, middle-east, conflict )

Cal
- 5 days ago - globalpost.com
The advance in northeast Aleppo province is part of a wider Islamic State offensive to seize a belt of territory near the border with Turkey.
Den CETA-Hammer Aufhalten (Stop the CETA Hammer)
World  (tags: CETA, TTIP )

Volker
- 12 days ago - campact.de
TTIP has gained some attention on care2 recently, but the EU is already about to ask the national governments about the CETA (free trade agreement wich Canada). This would also allow US concerns with daugthers in CA to use the same rights TTIP would offer
U.S. Turns Back on Child Migrants After Its Policies in Guatemala, Honduras Sowed Seeds of Crisis
World  (tags: Guatemala, Honduras, Child Migrants, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, Inter American Development Bank, CAFTA, NAFTA, poverty, child refugees, Mexico, privitazation )

Dandelion
- 22 days ago - democracynow.org
Economic policies driven by U.S.-funded lending organizations like the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the Inter-American Development Bank, along with CAFTA and NAFTA has increased poverty and other policies have increased corruption.
 

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