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From Smiles To Tears
World  (tags: photography, children, Syrian Red Crescent aid, Damascus, war )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - widerimage.reuters.com
Photographers eyeview when a Syrian Red Crescent aid convoy in the capital Damascus arrives. Convoy was carrying medical aid and supplies used for activities to give psychological support to children affected by the war, therefore lots of children there.
Islamic State Seizes Syria's Ancient Palmyra
World  (tags: ISIS, IS, Syria, Palmyra, world heritage site )

Evelyn
- 2 days ago - bbc.com
Islamic State (IS) militants in Syria have entered the Unesco World Heritage site of Palmyra after seizing the town next to the ancient ruins. IS now controls the nearby airport, prison and intelligence HQ, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says.
German Resistance And Europe's Growing Rebellion Against U.S. Transatlantic Trade Deal
World  (tags: activism, TPP, europe, poitics, world, society, trade agreements, terrorism )

Cal
- 1 day ago - occupy.com
The tide of public resistance against a proposed free trade agreement between the U.S. and the European Union is rising in Germany, as opponents become more firmly entrenched, insisting that the plan would harm democracy and rule of law. -
Call Him A Socialist But Many Americans Agree With Bernie Sanders
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bernie Sanders, college education, election 2016, middle class jobs, deprived of health care, socialist, Americans )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - marketwatch.com
Crushed by stagnant wages robbed of middle class jobs by competition with low wage countries deprived of health care astronomical costs of a college education that this supposed superiority of ours is no longer true, if it ever was.
CA Attorney General Harris: Secure Justice for Yuvette Henderson and Appoint a Special Prosecutor | ColorOfChange
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Anti Police Terror Project, petition, CA Attorney General, Kamala Harris, police killing, Yuvette Henderson, Alameda )

Kathryn
- 2 days ago - iam.colorofchange.org
Anti Police-Terror Project are calling on CA Attorney General Kamala Harris to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the police killing of Yuvette Henderson. Will you join them to help? Why was a mother shot with assault weapons in a Home Depot?
Texas Ban on Fracking Bans Criticized
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Texas bans fracking legislation )

Michael
- 3 days ago - oilgasdaily.com
Dear citizen, be afraid, be very afraid...
Judge Says No to Fracking
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Judge says no to fracking )

Michael
- 3 days ago - ecowatch.com
N. Carolina says no and Texas says yes.
TAKE ACTION: Urge Congress to Help End Family Detention
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: congress, senate, family detention, refugees )

Dogan
- 2 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Please send a message to your U.S. House and Senate representatives urging them to speak out against family detention. There is no humane way to detain families. Detention facilities expose refugees to undue trauma, including malnutrition and depression
Tell U.S. and German Governments to End Mass Surveillance and End Killing By Drones
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: governments, usa, germany, Whistleblower Protection Act, surveillance, dishonesty, politics, spying out each other )

Sabine
- 2 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Thanks to courageous whistleblowers, we have been learning about U.S. and German cooperation in mass surveillance and drone killings. As facts have come out, the chief governmental response has been retribution against the whistleblowers and media...
 
 
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