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Syria's First Responders Say They Need a No-Fly Zone, But No One Listens
World  (tags: world, violence, war, middle-east, Syria, Refugees&Relief, death, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', UnitedNations )

- 2 days ago -
For the second time in as many months, United Nations Security Council members have heard from Syrians working to save civilians from the government's exploding barrel bombs and alleged chlorine attacks, and again were asked to impose measures, includin
Tens of Thousands Call for 'Okinawa Without US Bases'
World  (tags: World, War & Peace, Japan, People Power, US Military )

- 4 days ago -
'We have to remove the risks of exposing Okinawa to war again,' says 86-year-old island resident
Boatloads of Migrants Could Soon Be 'Floating Graveyard' on Southeast Asian Waters
World  (tags: migrant boats, Southeast Asia, Rohingya Muslims, OIM, UNHCR, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia )

- 4 days ago -
"We don't have a flotilla to go out and help them, but there are plenty of countries in the region that do, and plenty of reasons for them to do it - if they don't, they'll be dealing with a floating graveyard soon, rather than a flotilla of ships."
Lake Charles Teens Continue to Fight Against Human Trafficking; Gain Supporters
World  (tags: humanrights, GoodNews, Human Trafficking Awareness )

- 5 days ago -
Seventeen-year-old Bryttani Macnamara of Lake Charles created Operation Hope, a local youth-led organization designed to help spread awareness on human trafficking
INakba App Finds Former Palestinian Towns in Israel
World  (tags: ME, Israel, Palestine, Nakba, NGO, smartphone App, Right of Return, humanrights, refugies, history, society )

- 5 days ago -
The Israeli NGO, Zochrot, based in Tel Aviv, campaigns for Israelis to recognise the right of Palestinian refugees to return to their homes, along with their descendants.
What Is The Purpose Of This U.S. Fleet Concentration Next To Iran?
World  (tags: Yemen, U.S., U.S. fleet, Saudi Arabia, AlQaeda in the Arab Peninsula, propaganda and warships, Arab Sea )

- 29 days ago -
The Obama regime claims that it wants to hold the Saudis back from further killing in Yemen. The problem with this story is the acknowledged fact that the U.S. is still heavily supporting the Saudi attacks.
Citing Cancer Fears, Colombia Ends US-Backed Toxic Fumigation Program
World  (tags: world, humans, conflict, ethics, death, for-profit ventures and entities, government, politics, society, freedoms, crime )

- 6 days ago -
Notice and consider: Never fears for Others, but only for the Self and Ingroup. Consider, especially those who deal here on care2 with political and social dispute.
Revealed: Alberta's Ploy to Break First Nations' Pipeline Opposition
World  (tags: Canada, Oil sands, Indigenous peoples, Energy, Fossil fuels, Americas )

- 21 days ago -
Premier Jim Prentice angled for Alberta's First Nations to sign a pact that would turn them into pro-pipeline lobbyists in exchange for oil and gas profits
Yemen's Descent, Through A Photographer's Lens
World  (tags: Yemen, photographs )

- 18 days ago -
For all Yemen's problems, it was a place of enthusiastic young people, with a vibrant and ancient culture, and men and women who never seemed to give up hope, in 2012.
Saudi Arabia Has Made the Situation in Yemen So Much Worse
World  (tags: violence, conflict, middle-east, politics, world, Yemen conflict, war )

- 7 days ago -
The Houthis say they are victims of Saudi and American aggression, while the Saudis say the Houthis are a volatile group supported by Iran.
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