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Brides for Sale: Sham Marriages Rise in Europe
World  (tags: world, freedoms, humanrights, england, Human Trafficking, sham marriages )

Rose
- 12 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
Police across Europe are trying to combat a new type of human trafficking. Each year, dozens of women from the poorer corners of eastern Europe are lured to the West for access to their European identity cards. (May 25)
Please Sign: Give Safe Harbor and Aid to Rohingya Refugees
World  (tags: Refugees & Relief, Myanmar apartheid, Rohingya, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, boat refugees, international law, human rights, ethics, asylum seekers )

Susan
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Thousands of thirsty and starving migrants from Myanmar and Bangladesh have been stranded in rickety boats off the shores of Thailand, Malaysia, and Indonesia. But so far these countries have refused safe harbor to these desperate refugees.
TAKE ACTION - Free the Panchen Lama
World  (tags: tibetan monks, Panchen Lama, HumanRights, china, ethics, conflict, freedom of speech, freedom of religion )

Sabine
- 8 days ago - freepanchenlama.org
In 1995 the Dalai Lama recognised a young boy, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, as the 11th Panchen Lama; the second most important spiritual leader in Tibet. Just weeks after, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima and his family were abducted by Chinese authorities;
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
- 12 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.
Meet The Kurdish Woman Imprisoned For Singing In Turkey   video
World  (tags: Nudem Durak, singer, Turkey, Kurdish, Kurds, cultural imprisonment )

Dandelion
- 14 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.
A Mega City Runs Dry - Brazils Largest City Faces Its Worse Water Crises
World  (tags: Sao Paulo, drought, water crisis, Sabesps, bonuses, shareholers )

Dandelion
- 14 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.
10-Year-Old Rape Survivor Must Be Allowed a Life-Saving Abortion
World  (tags: Paraguay, women, girls, reproductive rights, petitions )

Freya
- 17 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The life of a 10-year-old girl who is pregnant after being raped by her stepfather is in danger. Despite the high risk this pregnancy poses and her mother's request, Paraguayan authorities have denied her access to a safe abortion.
Stop Harassing Mothers Opposed to the Conga Mine ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, Conga Mine, Newmont Mining, Minera Yanacocha, business, family, health )

Nancy
- 17 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
When Máxima stands up to AmericaâEUR(TM)s largest gold mining company, sheâEUR(TM)s doing it on behalf of her children. The mine threatens her communityâEUR(TM)s water, their farmlands, and her children and grandchildrenâEUR(TM)s health.
What Is Democratic Socialism? Q & A
World  (tags: Democratic Socialism, questions and answers, public needs, equitable )

Dandelion
- 20 days ago - dsausa.org
Democratic socialists believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet public needs, not to make profits for a few. Democracy and socialism go hand in hand.
Stop the Execution of Shafqat Hussain
World  (tags: execution, Shafquat Hussain, expired, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, crime, freedoms, government, HumanRights, humans, world )

Lone
- 20 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Following public outcry earlier this year, Shafqat was given a stay of execution. This stay has now expired and Shafqat is scheduled to die by hanging on Wednesday 6 May.
 
 
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