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Democracy Now: Noam Chomsky at United Nations: It Would Be Nice If the United States Lived Up to International Law
World  (tags: UN, Noam Chomsky, principles, tactics, US Law, International Law, BDS, BD tactics, principles, civil rights, human rights, activism )

Evelyn
- 12 hours ago - democracynow.org
"One important action that the United States could take is to live up to its own laws. Of course it would be nice if it lived up to international law, but maybe that's too much to ask,"
Please Help the Yezidi Children That Have Survived the Barbaric Genocide By IS - The Petition Site
World  (tags: Angelina Jolie Humanitarian work, Yezidi families, Children's Welfare )

Slava
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Angelina Jolie, first of all, let me thank you for your presence in this world. Thank you for your movies but also for the humbleness and the humanity that you have carried out during your carrier. My dear friend, I am writing to you, since I believe y
BBC Backs Report That Omitted Killings of Palestinians During Gaza Truce
World  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human rights, BBC, violence, ethics, dishonesty, media, news, middle-east, government, politics, war, world, conflict )

Carrie
- 21 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
The BBC's obliviousness to the reality of Israeli aggression against Gaza has been staggeringly highlighted in a BBC Trust ruling issued at the beginning of October that endorses a report that completely ignored Israeli violence against Palestinians,...
By the Numbers: How Canada's Gun Laws Compare With Ours
World  (tags: Canada, Ottawa, Shootings, Gun Control, US, Comparison )

Brian
- 22 hours ago - takepart.com
"Despite two shootings in Canada, gun violence is rare for our northern neighbors." Be sure to click through to sign the petition accompanying the article.
Islamic State Militants Allegedly Used Chlorine Gas Against Iraqi Security Forces
World  (tags: Iraqi security forces, war, violence, crime, ethics, violation of international law, news, middle-east )

Carrie
- 23 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Dizzy, vomiting and struggling to breathe, 11 Iraqi police officers were rushed to a government hospital 50 miles north of the capital last month. The diagnosis: poisoning by chlorine gas. The perpetrators, according to the officers: ISIS/Daesh/ISIL
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Godiva: No Child Labor
World  (tags: children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', CHILD LABOR, child labor, Godiva, politics )

Cal
- 1 day ago - action.greenamerica.org
Please sign our letter to Godiva and Ülker, and their parent company, Yıldız Holding, asking them to purchase cocoa beans that have been made without child labor.
Ottawa Shooting: Canadian Parliament in Lockdown
World  (tags: Canada, Ottawa, Parliament, War Memorial, soldier killed, suspect killed, Kevin Vickers, Sergeant at Arms, Terrorism )

Brian
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
"There have been two shooting incidents in Ottawa - at the National War Memorial and inside parliament."
Shots Fired at Canadian War Memorial, Parliament; Soldier Killed, Police Scouring Downtown Ottawa
World  (tags: Shooting, Ottawa, Canada, Parliament, War Memorial, Soldier Killed, Terrorism )

Brian
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
"A soldier was killed during a shooting at Canada's National War Memorial on Wednesday morning, which was followed quickly by additional gunfire inside the nearby Parliament, according to police."
Saudi Terrorism Court Sentences 13 People To Prison Over Al-Qaida Attack Plot On US Forces
World  (tags: U.S. military, Saudi court, AL-Qaida, terrorism, prison sentences, law, world )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - ibtimes.com
13 people were sentenced to jail by a Saudi court Tuesday for planning an attack against U.S. forces in the Middle East. A special terrorism court reportedly jailed about 11 Saudi people for between 18 months-25 years, while those hailing from Qatar...
Canada Parliament Shooting: One Suspect Confirmed Dead, City Still Under Lockdown (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Canada, terrorist attack, Ottawa, National War Memorial, Parliament Hill, news, violence, society, world )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
The attack on Parliament Hill's Centre Block and the National War Memorial has left one Canadian soldier and one male suspect dead.
Protesting Ireland's Illegal Abortions
World  (tags: women's rights, abortion, Ireland, activism, world, politics, humanrights, news, europe )

Cal
- 2 days ago - vice.com
Ireland is the only country in Europe where abortions are illegal--the only exception is when the pregnancy poses a risk to the mother's life
Los Angeles City Council Seeks to Ban GMOs
World  (tags: GMO's, world, usa, humanrights, ban gmos )

Rose
- 2 days ago - dailynews.com
Citing fears of the impact on the environment and public health, the Los Angeles City Council called Tuesday for a measure to ban the sale and planting of any genetically modifie "I want to see all 503 square miles of L
This Might Be The Worst Job At An Ebola Clinic
World  (tags: Liberia, Doctors Without Borders, health, ebola, treatment, prevention, children, family, human rights, world )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - msn.com
"This wasn't a job that we planned for anyone to do, but somebody had to do it," he wrote in a post on the Doctors Without Borders website.
Stop Ignoring Aboriginal Deaths in Custody
World  (tags: Australia, aboriginal, Aborigines, death, custody, humanrights, HumanRights, government, violence, society )

Roger
- 3 days ago - change.org
Since 2009, dozens of Aboriginal people have died in custody. All despite there already being a Royal Commission. It's devastating to think our politicians have been told what they need to do to stop these deaths happening, but so far have refused to act.
5-Year-Old Palestinian Girl Hit By Settler Car Succumbs to Wounds
World  (tags: palestine, West Bank, 5 year old girls, Einas Khalil, death, Nilin Asfour )

Evelyn
- 3 days ago - maannews.net
Einas Khalil, 5, died after being hit by a car driven by an Israeli settler near the central West Bank town of Sinjil,Israeli police arrived at the scene shortly after the incident and opened an investigation into whether it was deliberate, locals said.
 

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