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Support Life and Family at #CSW61 United Nations
World  (tags: world, unitednations, UnitedNations, society, politics, interesting, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, conflict, children, family, CSW61, United Nations, Women, rights, Status of Women )

Darren
- 4 hours ago - citizengo.org
CitizenGO invites you to participate in the sixty-first session of the Commission on the Status of Women at the United Nations.
PETITION: UN - Either Endorse the UN-ESCWA Report on Israeli Apartheid or Disprove It
World  (tags: United Nations, UN Economic and Social Commission for We, UN Secretary-General Antonio Gueterres, Rima Khalaf, report, Human Rights, Israel, Palestin, Palestinians, Israeli policies, theocracy, apartheid )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - change.org
We urge the UN to either endorse this report as a factual document written by one of its own committees or distancing from it, to give specific factual evidence as to where this report is FACTUALLY WRONG and clarify these errors or inaccuracies
Banned UN Report Legally and Scientifically Exposes Israeli Apartheid
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, government, israel, palestine, politics, UnitedNations, UN report, censorship, Apartheid )

Ricardo
- 2 days ago - humansarefree.com
A banned UN report released on March 15th, 2017 has produced a ton of legal and scientific evidence exposing the existence and reality of Israeli apartheid. The banned UN report, entitled Israeli Practices towards the Palestinian People and...
Famine - Millions On The Brink: Tonight
World  (tags: Tonight, ITV, Rageh Omar, famine, 4 regions )

Rosie
- 4 days ago - itv.com
Rageh Omaar reports on the humanitarian crisis as millions of people in South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria and Yemen face starvation. The UN has called it the biggest humanitarian crisis in its history, with 20 million people on the brink of starvation.
As Seen From Afar 3/17/2017
World  (tags: Dutch elections, Geert Wilders, Mark Rutte, populist, Trumpism )

Lona
- 4 days ago - politicsplus.org
A GUIDE TO UNDERSTANDING THE DUTCH 2017 ELECTIONS, explaining the results of this weekâEUR(TM)s election to those who have followed it from afar, worried that the Dutch might end up with âEUR~another TrumpâEUR(TM) by voting for populist Geert Wilders
Syrian Children Turn to Suicide Self Harm to Escape Horrors of War
World  (tags: Syria, mental health, children, suicide, self harm, war, terror, traumatized )

Dandelion
- 6 days ago - news.trust.org
Nightmares, bedwetting, anger, suicidal thoughts, depression, self-harming, taking drugs, and attempting suicide are a few of the symptoms plaguing Syrian children, who suffer from an endless barrage of trauma from bombings, death and destruction.
The Winds of Resistance Are Spreading Across America
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, trump, indigenous rights, Standing Rock, Native Nations Rise march, Washington DC )

Rosemary
- 7 days ago - nationalobserver.com
The winds of resistance from Standing Rock blew into Washington D.C. last week, as indigenous leaders brought their demands directly to the door of the Trump administration. The Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, indigenous grassroots leaders, and allies ..
Sea Shepherd - My Demon   video
World  (tags: Whales, world, news, humans, Japan, Sea Shepherd )

MmAway
- 11 days ago - youtu.be
Guys ~ Some of this is quite painful to watch. The sadness on all of the faces that are on Sea Shepherd says it! They work so hard. Do what you can please for these beautiful Whales and Sea Shepherd! TY for caring!
Stop Arming Terrorists - Petition
World  (tags: Stop Arming Terrorist, petition, endless wars, regime change, trillions in taxes )

Dandelion
- 12 days ago - unitedforpeace.org
Stop Arming Terrorists Act is an important first step toward ending the U.S. Govts policy of forced regime change in other countries with the help of terrorist organizations. This policy has led to endless wars cost trillions of taxpayers dollars.
Thank John Oliver for Speaking Out on the Crisis in Tibet!
World  (tags: tibet, Dalai Lama, conflict, Chinese-Tibet oppression, chinese government, treatment, ethics, humanrights, crisis )

Kalliope
- 13 days ago - action.savetibet.org
It took a lot of time, energy and guts for John Oliver to publicly speak out against the Chinese government's treatment of Tibetans. Watch this in-depth story on Tibet - and thank John Oliver for shining a light on the enduring crisis.
South Sudan Famine Eating Weeds and Water Lilies to Survive
World  (tags: South Sudan, water lilies, living in swamps, famine, war )

Dandelion
- 15 days ago - aljazeera.com
Thousands of people at the epicentre of a man-made famine in South Sudan emerged from the safety of the swamps this past weekend hoping to receive emergency deliveries of food.
The Poor Are Getting Richer in China and France But Getting Poorer in the U.S.
World  (tags: USA, China, France, Thomas Piketty, wealth inequality, poor get poorer )

Dandelion
- 16 days ago - washingtonmonthly.com
It turns out that the bottom 50% of America is doing worse than ever, even as the top incomes continue to expand their wealth. But that is not a global phenomenon: France and China are both seeing gains among their bottom 50% of incomes.
Hundreds Of Previously Undiscovered Ancient Oak Trees Found In The English Countryside.
World  (tags: Ancient Oak Trees, England, Europe, Blenheim Palace )

Derek
- 17 days ago - independent.co.uk
Over the past four years, tree historians have discovered 1,200 previously unknown but still surviving mediaeval and Tudor oaks, pushing the grand total for such trees in England to a remarkable 3,400.
Zimbabwe Finally Bans the Beating of Children - Good News Network
World  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, africa, children, violence, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', HumanRights, humanrights )

Glenn
- 17 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
The country's High Court has just ruled that the use of corporal punishment in school and at home is unconstitutional.
 

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