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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 )

Cal
- 2 days ago - news.vice.com
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
Court Sentences Egypt's Ousted President Mohammed Morsi To Death
World  (tags: world, Egypt, Morsi, death penalty, violence, society, government, ethics, middle-east, news )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
An Egyptian court sentenced ousted President Mohammed Morsi and over 100 others to death Saturday over a mass prison break during the 2011 uprising that toppled Hosni Mubarak and later brought Morsi's Islamist movement to power.
It Is Time For The 2 Trillion Dollar Question   video
World  (tags: Victor Hugo, world beyond war, peace, war, sustainability, destruction )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - youtube.com
The world spends $2 trillion dollars per year most of it in preparation for war with the USA spending half of that figure. Peace is the only way to sustainability. You can no more win a war than you can win an earthquake.
A Mega City Runs Dry - Brazils Largest City Faces Its Worse Water Crises
World  (tags: Sao Paulo, drought, water crisis, Sabesps, bonuses, shareholers )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - adbusters.org
It started with an irony, that may well be the perfect metaphor: the largest city in a country that holds 20 percent of Earths fresh water supply ends up without any.
Meet The Kurdish Woman Imprisoned For Singing In Turkey   video
World  (tags: Nudem Durak, singer, Turkey, Kurdish, Kurds, cultural imprisonment )

Dandelion
- 9 days ago - youtube.com
Nudem Durak sings and teaches Kurdish folk songs to kids in Turkey. She says her work honors her heritage, but the government recently imprisoned her for promoting Kurdish propaganda. Caught in a decades long conflict between Turkey and the Kurds.
Warn Syrian Families About Incoming Barrel Bombs - Petition
World  (tags: Syrian, US military, air raid sirens, barrel bombs, Relief Workers )

Dandelion
- 7 days ago - act.thesyriacampaign.org
The US military has radar information that can warn Syrian civilians of incoming barrel bomb attacks. Make it available to rescue workers so they can sound their air-raid sirens and give families time to flee.
Humanitarian Double Standards in Israel
World  (tags: Humanitarian Aid, double standards, Nepal, Israel, Gaza )

Dandelion
- 7 days ago - counterpunch.org
The efforts of Israeli soldiers to save children in Nepal should be commended but not if it gives them and their compatriots an excuse to turn a blind eye to Palestinian children suffering amid the rubble of Gaza.
Lets Speak With One Voice on May 30th for Political Prisoner Oscar Lopez Riveras Freedom! - Rally N Petition
World  (tags: political prisoner, Oscar Lopez Rivera, prison, solitary confinement, Indiana, Puerto Rico )

Dandelion
- 7 days ago - freeoscarnycmay30.org
Puerto Rican activist and icon Oscar Lopez Rivera is a 72 year old decorated Vietnam veteran who on May 29th begins his 34th year in prison despite having never been charged with any violent crime. Time for this Political Prisoners release to go home.
Saudi Arabia Has Made the Situation in Yemen So Much Worse
World  (tags: violence, conflict, middle-east, politics, world, Yemen conflict, war )

Cal
- 7 days ago - globalpost.com
The Houthis say they are victims of Saudi and American aggression, while the Saudis say the Houthis are a volatile group supported by Iran.
New Field of Mines Is Planted Close to Palestinian Well in Occupied Territory
World  (tags: world, violence, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, water, corruption, crime, government, politics, middle-east, news, humans, ethics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 10 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Abu Shaban Well was recently repaired and rehabilitated by an international organization that also funded a new water tank structure for the use of the Palestinian villagers. Jabour said that the soldiers fenced more than a quarter of a dunam of ...
 
 
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