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A Care 2 Member Has Passed Away David
World  (tags: a care 2 member passes away my friend, David B )

Rose
- 6 days ago - care2.com
David B Has passed away he was my friend
Free Dr. Stacey Addison! ACTION
World  (tags: Dr. Stacey Addison, East Timor, government, justice, innocence, world, freedoms, human rights )

Nancy
- 7 days ago - change.org
For nearly 2 months, waiting in agony and willing to cooperate, Stacey and her lawyer heard nothing from the authorities. Suddenly, on October 28th she was rearrested without a charge and taken to a women's prison.
Survivors Recall Genocide of Amazon Tribe in Brazil
World  (tags: Waimiri-Atroaris, Genocide, violence, Amazon region, Brig. Gen. Gentil Nogueira Paes, indigenous tribe )

Nancy
- 6 days ago - laht.com
The number of Waimiri-Atroaris plummeted from roughly 3,000 in 1972 and to 322 in 1983, according to censuses carried out by the University of Brasilia and the National Indian Foundation.
Why Russia Is Courting Europe's Far-Right Parties
World  (tags: Russia, xenophobia, world, politics, freedoms, government, society )

Cal
- 6 days ago - csmonitor.com
Under communism, Europe's xenophobic nationalist parties were shunned by Russia. Now, Moscow is embracing these parties as partners who can help further Russia's interests.
More Than 120 People, Mostly Children, Killed in Pakistan School Attack
World  (tags: politics, violence, world, asia, death, society, terrorism )

Cal
- 4 days ago - globalpost.com
Taliban gunmen stormed a military-run school in the city of Peshawar, taking hundreds of students and teachers hostage in the bloodiest insurgent attack in the country in years
Is It Time for Israel to Talk Peace Within the Region?
World  (tags: politics, middle-east, interesting, israel, regional peace )

Cal
- 5 days ago - csmonitor.com
With the shared regional threat of the Islamic State and a nuclear Iran, some top Israeli security officials say now's the time for peace talks with Israel's moderate neighbors.
Urgent ACTION: Stop the Killing of Papuans
World  (tags: violence, human rights, Papuans, Jakarta, Indonesian police, President Widodo, indigenous people, 5 teenagers, society, crime, death )

Nancy
- 3 days ago - us1.campaign-archive2.com
Please email President Widodo, urging him investigate the recent killing of five teenagers and to ensure that those responsible are brought to justice; to end human rights violations in the region and to enter into dialogue with the Papuan people.
How Islamic State Is Redrawing Mideast Rivalries and Allegiances
World  (tags: GEOPOLITICS, ISI, violence, politics, middle-east, news )

Cal
- 3 days ago - thestar.com
Unlikely new friends and enemies are being created in the Mideast as the Islamic State insurgency deepens, blurring the line between uncertainty and hostility.
Laws of Men: For Women in South Africa, HIV Stigma Still Runs Strong
World  (tags: women's rights, South AFrica, world, politics, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', society, news )

Cal
- 1 day ago - globalpost.com
Discrimination based on HIV status persists though it's barred by the constitution. And women face a disproportionately large array of consequences.
Taliban Burned Teachers Alive in Pakistan School Attack
World  (tags: middle-east, Pakistan, taliban, school massacre )

Barbara
- 2 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Taliban attackers reserved horrific deaths for the teachers trying to save pupils at Peshawar Army Public School
TAKE ACTION! Free Arrested Hong Kong Union Leaders!
World  (tags: HumanRights, freedoms )

Dimitris
- 6 days ago - iuf.org
Send a message to the Hong Kong authorities denouncing this attack on democratic expression and demanding that the union leaders and all the arrested be immediately released and all charges dropped.
Ecuador Family Wins Favors After Donations to Obama Campaign
World  (tags: Bank fraud, Equador, Obama Administration, Isaías family, political favors, Hilary Clinton )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - msn.com
Accused of running their bank into the ground and then presenting false balance sheets to profit from bailout funds. In a highly politicized case, Ecuador says the fraud cost the country $400 million. And this is the family our Country has helped out.
Oppose Extreme Anti-Protest Legislation in Spain - PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: politics, terrorism, world, violence, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, ethics, freedoms, government )

Beverly
- 4 days ago - forcechange.com
The Spanish government claims that the bill will help ensure public security, but opponents say that it is a clear threat to freedom of speech and limits freedom of expression.
Hamas Senior Officials at Movement's 27th Anniversary Celebrations: We Will Not Recognize Zionist Entity or Be Satisfied With A
World  (tags: Hamas, Gaza, Israel )

David
- 3 days ago - memri.org
The article includes translated excerpts from speeches by Hamas officials and photos from various rallies and marches and from the military parade. They also warned of an impending "explosion" if Gaza does not receive the recovery funds it was promised.
Police Raid Homes of Anti-Arab Activists, 10 Arrested
World  (tags: Israel, anti-arab activists, arrests )

Barbara
- 3 days ago - haaretz.com
Chairman of ultra right-wing group Lehava among those arrested for incitement; members of the organization were charged this week with arson at bilingual Jerusalem school.
 

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