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PETITION URG! Install Water Pump for WICHIS People in the Chaco Prov Argentina
World  (tags: petition, children, conflict, ethics, government, politics, world )

Pablo
- 5 days ago - change.org
The WICHIS communities, especially children, the elderly and disabled in the city of Villa Angela, Chaco; suffer parasitosis, skin infections and other severe health problems because they have no drinking water.
Here's What Nepal's 2015 Quake Zone Looks Like Today
World  (tags: Nepal, disaster recovery, politics, government, disaster aid, Refugees&Relief, corruption, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Cal
- 6 days ago - globalpost.com
As Nepal struggles to recover from the deadly earthquake one year ago, many of those who survived are living in makeshift tin shelters with no financial ability to rebuild real homes anytime soon
Why So Many Iranians Have Come to Hate the Hijab
World  (tags: world, women, dress code, politics, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government, iran, ethics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
Over the years the state crackdown on womenâEUR(TM)s dress has become more of a show to placate the countryâEUR(TM)s hardline base
Jordan Bans Lebanese Band That Promotes Gender Equality And Sexual Freedom
World  (tags: world, politics, society, humanrights, womrn, Jordan, freedoms, middle-east, media, government )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thinkprogress.org
A Lebanese band vocally supportive of gender equality and sexual liberation was barred from performing in Middle Eastern nation Jordan earlier this week.
Snowden: Trailer Debuts Online for Oliver Stone-Directed Film About Whistleblower Edward Snowden
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humanrights, government, freedoms, ethics, corruption, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', Oliver Stone, Whistleblower, Edward Snowden, CIA, leaked, classified )

Darren
- 5 days ago - imdb.com
The trailer shows Snowden, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt, from his Special Forces training days through his time at the CIA to the events surrounding the 2013 leak of classified documents.
JAPAN FINALLY ACCEPTS ICJ RULING APPLIES TO ALL SCIENTIFIC WHALING
World  (tags: Whaling, Japan, Antarctic, North Pacific, Moratorium )

Derek
- 7 days ago - uk.whales.org
ItâEUR(TM)s now obvious to JapanâEUR(TM)s fisheries officials what has been known to the rest of the world for decades, that it has been carrying out illegal whaling in the Antarctic and the North Pacific.
Severe Drought in Cambodia Kills Fish, Animals, Puts Villagers at Risk
World  (tags: Drought, Cambodia, Siem Pang, Phnom Penh )

Derek
- 2 days ago - rfa.org
The temperature there, which has reached as high as 47 degrees Celsius (117 degrees Fahrenheit), has caused water temperatures to rise and areas of the protected river to dry up, killing about 60 tons of fish since April 22, said Pen Vanrith.
MALAWI, STOP RITUAL MURDERS OF PEOPLE WITH ALBINISM
World  (tags: humanrights, children, petition to sign, Amensty International )

Rose
- 5 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Two-year-old Whitney was abducted from her bed while she was sleeping in April. Baby WhitneyâEUR(TM)s skull, teeth and clothes were later discovered in a neighbouring village
What If It Is All Connected? Humanity and the Global Crisis
World  (tags: connect the dots, holistic insight, collectively, humanity, we are all one, we are all related )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - kosmosjournal.org
Connecting the dots. Humanity needs to think systemically. We need to act from a place of holistic insight. And we need to do so collectively, as the singular humanity of 7.4 billion souls living together with the rest of our biological kin here on Earth
Canadian Farmers Need Your Help!
World  (tags: Canadian Farmers Under Attack )

Michael
- 5 days ago - change.org
Farmers in Canada are once again under attack from Monsanto through their affiliate Forage Genetics International (FGI).
PETITION - Stop Retaliation Against Whistleblowers in Bosnia
World  (tags: whistleblowers, retaliation, corruption, payment, hunger strikers, charges )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
For more than a year, a small family-owned mining company in Bosnia has suffered relentless retaliation for blowing the whistle on a government bribery scheme. Rather than being thanked for exposing corruption, Tuzla Kvarc has faced reprisals that...
CANADA: Sign the Global Treaty to End Torture!
World  (tags: Human Rights, torture )

Dimitris
- 2 days ago - e-activist.com
30 YEARS AGO THE WORLD AGREED TO BAN THE USE OF TORTURE, but it still thrives in more than 100 countries, behind closed doors and in hidden corners of prisons and detention centres where no one is watching.
Mum of Six Arrested After Children Found 'Chained and Leashed' at Texas Home
World  (tags: children, usa, violence, Child Abuse )

Rose
- 1 day ago - au.news.yahoo.com
A mother of six has been arrested after one toddler was found chained up and another tied to a door with a leash at a Texas home
The DROUGHT in South Africa
World  (tags: society, South Africa, Drought, world )

Frans
- 7 days ago - droughtsa.org.za
your knowledge gateway to managing water scarcity in times of drought ...
Human Trafficking Is a Real Problem in Michigan
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, freedoms, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 3 days ago - thetimesherald.com
We always think things happen to someone else, but not us. Horrible things happen in other countries but not ours. I was shocked to learn that Michigan is one of the top spots in the United States for human trafficking.
 

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