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A Major Supplier of U.S. Seafood Is Among the Worst Countries for Modern Slavery
World  (tags: ethics, Human Rights, modern slavery )

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For two years running, the State Department has listed Thailand as one of the worst countries for slave laborâEUR"but it doesnâEUR(TM)t receive the same sanctions as other nations on the list.
The Drug War Isn't the Only Battle Mexico Is Losing
World  (tags: world, politics, society, Mexico, poverty, violence, government, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
The rate of the countryâEUR(TM)s poor rose from 45.5 percent to 46.2 percent between 2012 and 2014, according to new data published by the Mexican governmentâEUR(TM)s National Council for Social Development Policy Evaluation (CONEVAL).
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, ethics, Modern Slavery )

- 2 days ago -
With 35.8 million people enslaved today2, the curse of modern slavery is a significant barrier to the wellbeing and economic prosperity of the world at large. Victims of modern slavery are often prevented from receiving an education, receive little or no
New Study: Monsanto Falsely Professed GMO Soybeans Are 'Safe'
Green Lifestyle  (tags: food, genetic engineering, GMOs, health, interesting, technology, world )

- 1 day ago -
Monsanto has been falsely claiming its genetically modified (GMO) Intacta Roundup Ready 2 Pro soybeans are safe - that was the finding from a new study commissioned of the Genok Centre for Biosafety by the Norwegian Government.
Thirteen New Spider Species Discovered in Australia's North | Environment | The Guardian
World  (tags: blog, news )

- 2 days ago -
I hope none of them are black widows.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ban Confinement & Cruelty Treatment Of Civet Cats For Coffee Production
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, protection, cats )

- 1 day ago -
Many people are not aware of the fact that a certain little animalâEUR(TM)s excrements are used in producing some particular coffees.It appears that the cats are kept in captivity in horrendous conditions, being kept in wire cages their entire lives.
Cat Found With a NAIL Through His Ear and His Leg Caught in a Steel Trap Was the Victim of Horrific Animal Cruelty Attack
Offbeat  (tags: Lotto, cat, snare, leg, trap, nail, Australia, Sydney, animal cruelty )

- 1 day ago -
A cat has been found with a nail in his ear and his front leg clamped in a steel jaw trap in a horrific act of animal cruelty.
U.N. Human Rights Body Blasts Canada's Lack of Progress on Indigenous Peoples
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, freedoms, ethics, UN, indigneous rights, Canadaworld )

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The committee recently conducted a periodic review of Canada and six other countries during its four-week session. Its examination found Canada wanting on a number of fronts related to civil and political freedoms, much of it regarding Indigenous People
Environmental Laws Pressurise Chinese Pig Industry
Animals  (tags: pigs, Pork-Processing-Markets, China, commercial slaughterhouses, decline, stricter environmental laws )

- 2 days ago -
China's no. of pigs offered to commercial slaughterhouses (s.h.) in June,dropped by 6.2% compared to May & compared to year before decline = 14.8%.and is related to stricter environmental laws in the country. Live pigs produced in s.h, June = 15,899,100.
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