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In Tech to Make Ebola Vaccine, Israeli Firm Was There First
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, tobacco, Israel )

David
- 7 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Tobacco may be key to treating Ebola. Israel's CollPlant knows more about 'tobacco treatments' than anyone. Pioneered the mass production of human materials in tobacco plants. "We didn't invent the method, but we have taken it farther than anyone else."
Obama: Press Turkey to Stop Massacre of Syrian Kurds ACTION
World  (tags: violence, ISIS, Kurdish people, Kobane, Staffan de Mistura, human rights, world, conflict )

Nancy
- 9 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
Press reports indicate that ISIS fighters have captured half of the Syrian Kurdish town of Kobane, near the Syrian border with Turkey. UN envoy for Syria Staffan de Mistura has warned that 12,000 or so civilians still in or near Kobane, including 700...
IBM Eyes Israeli Start-Ups for New Apps That 'Think'
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, future, IBM, Israel, cognitive technology )

David
- 7 days ago - timesofisrael.com
Israel is an important source for some of this cognitive technology. IBM is hopeful that start-ups will develop cognitive apps that make use of big data, to create apps that can essentially "think."
The Grannies With Kalashnikovs Facing a Bloodbath on Nato's Doorstep: Gun-Toting Women Symbol of Syrian Town's Dad's Army Style
World  (tags: Kobani Kurd forces fighting ISIS, women )

David
- 7 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Kobani (Syria) is 200 yards from Turkey (NATO) & for the past 2 weeks one can stand on a Turkish hillside & watch as the jihadis under their black flag tighten their stranglehold. A massacre beckons, & nobody seems capable of stopping it.
First Alleged Isil Terror Plot on UK Foiled Amid Growing Fears of Beheadings, VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: jihadists, beheading, violence, ISIL, terrorism, UK, terror plot, MI5, policesecurity )

Beatrice
- 13 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
The first alleged Isil-linked terror plot on UK soil has been foiled by police and MI5 amid fears jihadists are returning from Syria to carry out beheadings on British streets. Four men were arrested in dramatic armed raids in London during which one
Three Palestinians Arrested for Abusing Hyena
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, Palestinians )

Stan
- 8 days ago - ynetnews.com
Palestinians arrested for violently beating striped hyena after posting incriminating video to internet.
Official PA Daily Lauds Israel's Treatment of Palestinian Workers
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinian workers, Israel, Fair treatment )

David
- 13 days ago - palwatch.org
Palestinian workers get their full rights when employed by Israelis directly and that the only time they do not get their full rights is when there is a Palestinian middleman and condemned Palestinian employers for taking advantage of their workers.
If Airport Ebola Screening Makes You Feel Safer, You Should Know What Workers Are Saying
Health & Wellness  (tags: Ebola, Ebola screening, airport workers, safety, prevention, protection, disease, health )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thenation.com
Many low-wage airport service workers are protesting what they see as an urgent unmet need for upgraded safety and health protections.
Channel 4 News to 'Son of Hamas': "Are You a Traitor?"   video
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Sabina
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
He blames Hamas for dragging Israel into this summer's war with Hamas and blames Hamas for using their own people as human shields. He says Israel is a democracy and has a constitution under which people of all religions live. It is a fascinating inter
Save Christian Mom Asia Bibi From Execution - Please Sign Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, violence, women, Islam, Christianity, Muslims, hanging, abuse, crime, culture, death, ethics, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety )

Sabina
- 1 day ago - aclj.org
Asia Bibi was falsely accused of "blasphemy" - speaking against the prophet Muhammad. Now this wife and mother of five will hang for her Christian faith. She would be the first woman executed under Pakistan's Sharia blasphemy law.
 
 
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