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Labour Exploitation, Slave-Like Conditions Found on Farms Supplying Biggest Supermarkets
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, slave labour, australia )

Rose
- 3 hours ago - abc.net.au
Conclusive evidence of extreme labour exploitation, slave-like conditions and black market labour gangs has been found on farms and in factories supplying Australia's biggest supermarkets and fast food chains.
19 Reasons Being Afraid Of Bats Makes You A Total Wuss
Animals  (tags: Bats, Pictures, Cute, Insects )

Brian
- 4 hours ago - distractify.com
Really, they should probably just be called tiny flying puppies. Because look at those faces.
Pictures of the Day: 4 May 2015
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 4 May 2015 )

Giana
- 1 hour ago - telegraph.co.uk
Very few photos today.
Petition · Pfizer: Take Horse Urine Out of Hormone Medication · Change.Org
Animals  (tags: animals, animalcruelty, abuse, cats )

Miki
- 3 hours ago - change.org
The pharmaceutical giant Pfizer makes about a $1 billion a year by abusing pregnant horses for their urine. Conjugated equine estrogen (CEE) is used in menopause and osteoporosis drugs for Pfizer, and if this sounds crazy, it is!
Thai Mass Grave Held Bodies of 26 Suspected Human Trafficking Victims
World  (tags: world, humanrights, asia, graves, suspected trafficking )

Rose
- 18 hours ago - smh.com.au
Dozens of police and volunteers have exhumed 26 bodies at a mass grave near a suspected human trafficking camp on a hillside deep in a southern
Join the 2015 International May Day Online Rally! On May 3rd   video
World  (tags: International May Day Online Rally, workers, recklessness of corporate elite, unite, solidarity, no more war )

Dandelion
- 18 hours ago - youtube.com
The International May Day Online Rally to give voice to the workers of the world, the hundreds of millions of people looking for a way to stop the recklessness and criminality of the corporate and financial elite. To join in the link is on first comment.
Nigerian Troops Free 234 Boko Haram Hostages
World  (tags: Nigeria, Boko Haram, Nigerian troups, liberated, prisoners, good news )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - rte.ie
Defence HQ said that the hostages were rescued on Thursday through the Kawuri and Konduga end of Sambisa forest. About 500 women and children have already been rescued by the military in the past few days. But Amnesty estimates 2000 abducted since 2014
Aceh to Fell 1,000 Hectares of Illegally Planted Oil Palm Plantations
Environment  (tags: Indonesia, Aceh, conservation, environment, Palm oil plantation, clearance, revert to protected forest, Leuser Ecosystem, good news )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - thejakartaglobe.beritasatu.com
Work to demolish the oil palm plantations in the Leuser Ecosystem Area in Tamiang district will start on Monday, according to Tezar Pahlevi. "Whether they like it or not they must give up the land because they have illegally converted protected forest
Bernie for President!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: bernie, Campaign 2016 )

TomCat
- 3 days ago - politicsplus.org
See 1st comment.
Here Are Six Companies That Get Rich Off Prisoners
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: prison, slaves, John Oliver, Asset Forfeiture, Corizon, Global Tel-Link, The Bail Industry, Prison Industrial Complex, GEO Group, Corrections Corporations of America )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - attn.com
There are currently 2.4 million people in American prisons. This number has grown by 500% in the past 30 years. While the United States has only 5% of the world's population, it holds 25 percent of the world's total prisoners. Money maker for the 1%.
 
 
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