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Woman Hanged In Iran Sent Family Chilling Message
World  (tags: Reyhaneh Jabbari, human rights, abuse, hanging in Iran, death, world, violence, family )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - msn.com
An Iranian woman who was executed on Saturday despite international pleas for clemency left her family a heartbreaking message several months before her death.
URGENT--TAKE ACTION NOW! Save Asia Bibifrom Hanging for Her Religious Beliefs
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, punishment, corporal punishment, Pakistan, law, culture, humanrights, politics, society, world, government, death, ethics )

Cal
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
ASIA BIBI HAS LOST HER APPEAL AGAINST HANGING SENTENCE IN PAKISTAN COURT--Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian, was sentenced to death on November 7 by a court in Punjab. She was arrested for blasphemy in June 2009, after an argument with some of her colleagu
Canada Says It Will Move Soon on Tough Anti-Terrorism Legislation
World  (tags: anti=terrorism laws, world, Canada, politics, freedoms, GoodNews, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 5 days ago - globalpost.com
Canada was jolted by a fatal hit-and-run attack on a soldier in Quebec on Monday and by the shooting death of a second soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa on Wednesday.
The Imperative of Revolt
World  (tags: , Chris Hedges, Inverted totalitarianism, revolt, lost democracy )

Dandelion
- 5 days ago - occupy.com
Chris Hedges explains what needs explaining. I'll keep this simple. A must read. And by all means, don't think.
Israel's Other Religious War: The Ultra Orthodox Versus the IDF
World  (tags: israel, government, interesting, politics, religion, orhtodox versus seculara Jews, respnsibilities, rihts, law, justice, world, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 6 days ago - vice.com
After years of demanding that the Haredi share the responsibility of serving in the armed forces, the Israeli government passed an unprecedented law in March 2014 that requires Haredi men to serve in the military
The Untold Story of the Horrendous Murders Which Led to the 1985 Achille Lauro Hijacking - the Terrorist Outrage That's Been Mad
World  (tags: terrorism, Achille Lauro, violence, barbarism )

David
- 3 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Smadar Haran Kaiser lost her husband & 2 daughters who were brutally murdered by the terrorist, Samir Kuntar who was captured. His release was demanded by the terrorists who hijacked the Achille Lauro. This was not referred to in the opera.
UN Warns Syrian Refugee Situation Poses 'Most Dramatic Humanitarian Crisis'
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, society, middle-east, Syrian refugees, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', war )

Cal
- 1 day ago - globalpost.com
More than three million Syrians have fled their country since the uprising that began in March 2011, with most taking shelter in Lebanon, Jordan, Turkey and Iraq.
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 )

CarrieSIC
- 7 days 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
Gaza Relief Efforts Overrun By Corruption, Inefficiency
World  (tags: )

David
- 4 days ago - al-monitor.com
A Gaza Ministry of Interior official reported that some relief organizations have stolen from financial & material aid intended to be distributed to Gaza Strip residents. Cites the sale of medical aid to pharmacies, as one of several infractions.
Seal the End of Confucius Institiute in China ACTION
World  (tags: Tibet, free Tibet, Students For a Free Tibet, human rights, China, Confucius Institute )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - secure3.convio.net
After months of campaigning, Trustees at the School Board on October 1st decided to vote on terminating the Confucius Institute entirely. Now, just days before the scheduled vote on October 29, the Chinese government has reportedly sent a letter to the...
Aid for Gazans Arrives, But Remains Untouched
World  (tags: Hamas, Gaza, reconstruction )

David
- 4 days ago - nytimes.com
Truckloads of cement, steel and gravel that Israel allowed into Gaza on Oct. 14 with great fanfare remain locked in warehouses, unavailable to thousands of families desperate to fix their homes, but the Hamas is able to rebuild their radio station.
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 )

CarrieSIC
- 7 days 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,...
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
- 7 days 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
OP-ED: Hating Hamas: Life in Post-War Gaza
World  (tags: Hamas, world, terrorism, politics, middle-east, Gaza, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', news )

Cal
- 4 days ago - theweek.com
Despite the rosy public opinion polls, Hamas seems to be widely loathed in this coastal Mediterranean wasteland
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
- 7 days 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,"
 

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