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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas Lists Alleged Israeli Violations Before 'Bombshell' UN Speech to General Assembly
World  (tags: Palestine, Mahmoud Abbas, UN speech, 'Bombshell', critique, Israel, violations, Oslo agreements, effectively gutted, West Bank, 62 percent, Israeli control, military occupation, Palestinian rights, self-determination )

- 6 days ago -
Abbas circulates hard-hitting critique of Israeli violations of 20-yr-old Oslo accords ahead of UN speech today; covers vast array of issues. Read his Sept 29 article in WorldPost for more clues of UN speech content on day Palestinian flag raised 1st time
World  (tags: conflict, freedoms, government, Human Rights, journalism, pGoodNews )

- 13 days ago -
"We are just speechless," Fahmy's brother, Adel, told the Star in a brief telephone interview Wednesday morning.
'Reprieve' Take Action: Saudi Arabia, Stop Crucifixion of Ali Al-Nimr, Teen Sentenced in Wake of 'Arab Spring' Pro-Dem Uprising
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, death penalty, dictatorship, repression, Arab Spring, freedom, free expression, demonstration, Ali al-Nimr, teenager, targeted revenge, uncle, Sheikh Nimr al-Nimr, noted critic of kingdom, Reprieve, British, legal aid group, Guantanamo )

- 14 days ago -
At any moment, w/out prior notification of family, Ali al-Nimr, 20, may be crucified by Saudi authorities. Join campaign to save Ali, 3 yrs in prison, accused of many offenses, inc illegal demonstration; tortured, forced to sign false confession when 17!
Tell UN - End Child Slavery - Petition
World  (tags: UN, Petition, End Child Labor, Sustainable Development Goals )

- 265 days ago -
The Sustainable Development Goals, now under discussion, represent the international community's crucial recognition that child labor and contemporary slavery hinder the efforts of people to work their way out of poverty.
Choose to See | Supporting the Fight Against Slavery - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: child slavery, child slavery worldwide, Choose To See campaign, video, petition )

- 264 days ago -
Once in the hands of their masters, child slaves are forced to work for up to 20 hours per day. Girls are particularly at risk, as they are the most vulnerable to sexual exploitation, one of the most lucrative forms of slavery.
More State Power, Not Free Speech, the Likeliest We-Are-Charlie Result
World  (tags: 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', ethics, freedoms, government, politics, society, terrorism, world, Charlie Hebdo attack, surveillance state )

- 265 days ago -
Clearly, the ultimate answer to the Charlie Hebdo massacre will not be freer speech. It will be a mostly secret intensification of police power, with attendant shrinkage of individual freedoms. And we will all be told not to worry: ...
Build a Bridge of Hope in Paris --- Petition PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: France, terrorism, Muslim extremists, crime, death, freedom of speech, politics, society, violence, world, cartoons, Charlie Hebdo )

- 271 days ago -
The gunmen have fled, the city is on high alert and France lost four of it's most famous political commentators. This is an attempt to silence speech by spreading fear, it's what extremists do over and over again. But France isn't letting it happen.
Je Suis Charlie! 7 Arrested In Hunt For Charlie Massacre
World  (tags: Charlie Hebdo, Je Suis Charlie, Charlie massacre, Paris, France, terrorist, Charif and Said Kouachi )

- 271 days ago -
Eight journalists - including the magazine's editor - died along the two policemen, a maintenance worker and another visitor when the masked terrorists stormed the Charlie Hebdo offices in the 11th arrondissement of Paris.
Charlie Hebdo: Gun Attack on French Magazine Kills 12
World  (tags: Al Qaeda, Islamist militants, violence, murder, France, Charlie Hebdo, satire, freedom of speech, "Allahu Akbar", freedom of the press, VIDEO )

- 271 days ago -
Gunmen have shot dead 12 people at the Paris office of French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo in an apparent militant Islamist attack. Four of the magazine's well-known cartoonists, including its editor, were among those killed, as well as two police
Stop Genocide Now ACTION Page
World  (tags: genocide, human rights, violence, world, Darfur, Sudan, terrorism, war, death, conflict, corruption )

- 291 days ago -
Stop Genocide Now (SGN) seeks to change the way the world responds to genocide by putting a face to the numbers of dead, dying and displaced.
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