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Free QatarâEUR(TM)s Modern Slaves --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Qatar, Human Rights, modern slavery, death, ethics, society, world, Avaaz, petition, 2022 FIFA World Cup )

Lynn
- 5 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Forced to work under the desertâEUR(TM)s scorching sun, denied food, drinking water, and barred from escaping home, thousands of men in Qatar are modern day slaves. And we can help free them.
Niagara Falls Spectacular Ice Boulders Form
Offbeat  (tags: Niagara Falls, Horseshoe Falls, American Falls, ice boulders, ice sheets, extreme cold temperatures, photos, environment )

Lynn
- 7 days ago - cbc.ca
The winter's deep freeze has transformed Niagara Falls into an icy spectacle, encasing the trees around it into crystal shells ...
You Know Who Else Thinks Anti-Vaxxers Are Crazy? The Founding Fathers (VIDEO)
Health & Wellness  (tags: ethics, vaccinations, anti vaxxers, drugs, children, medicine, prevention, science, eradication )

Lynn
- 8 days ago - addictinginfo.org
In 2000, measles had been declared eradicated in the United States. Fifteen years later, measles has returned in full force because of the anti-vaccination movement, which consists of a small group of parents who refuse to vaccinate their children ...
Mohamed Fahmy Cannot Afford More Mistakes By the Conservative Government
World  (tags: Human Rights, Canada, Al Jezeera English, Egypt, Harper, Baird, media )

Lynn
- 9 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
While Canadians were relieved to see Mohamed Fahmy released on bail last week, it is far from clear that his long ordeal is over. Officially he is still scheduled to face a retrial beginning on February 23.
Epigenome, a Second Genetic Code, Mapped By Scientists
Science & Tech  (tags: epigenome. genome, mapping, Roadmap Epigenomics Program, Journal Nature, GeneticEngineering, scientists, Croatia, Canada, US, discovery )

Lynn
- 10 days ago - cbc.ca
Scientists for the first time have mapped out the molecular "switches" that can turn on or silence individual genes in the DNA in more than 100 types of human cells, an accomplishment that reveals the complexity of genetic information ...
Montreal Teen Anya Pogharian Creates Potentially Life-Changing Dialysis Machine
Health & Wellness  (tags: kidney dialysis, Anya Pogharian, education, ethics, society, disease, healthcare, research, treatment, Canada, Qu├ębec )

Lynn
- 14 days ago - huffingtonpost.ca
... Anya Pogharian, 17, submitted a do-it-yourself dialysis machine âEUR" which costs $500 to make, vs. the usual $30,000 per machine âEUR" as an entry to Google Science Fair 2014.
Prince Charles' Visit To Saudi Arabia Should Be The Time For Human Rights Questions
World  (tags: Human Rights, middle-east, Saudi Arabia, Raif Badawi, ethics, religion, Prince Charles )

Lynn
- 18 days ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
Prince Charles is currently on a six-day tour of the Middle East and reports suggest he is set for a confrontation with Saudi officials over the fate of a blogger sentenced to 1,000 lashes.
Escaped Syrian Child Soldier: 'Don't Join ISIS'
World  (tags: ISIL, child soldiers, Syria, war, terrorism, HumanRights, children, death )

Lynn
- 28 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
At age 14, Khaled held his first gun. Fifteen days later, one of the world's most feared extremist groups sent him into battle. Khaled remembers how heavy the Kalashnikov rifle felt, how the noise hurt his ears. He recalls the terror of âEUR¦
The Netanyahu Disaster
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, Israel, Netanyahu, Iran, nuclear weapns, congress, Boehner, elections, obama, politics, republicans )

Lynn
- 31 days ago - theatlantic.com
Benjamin Netanyahu believes he has just one job, and that is to stop Iran from getting hold of nuclear weapons. âEUR¦[Israel]âEUR¦is predicated on stopping Iran, a country ruled by a regime that seeks both IsraelâEUR(TM)s annihilation and the means to carry it out
S&P Lowered Standards on Ratings, SEC Says
Business  (tags: Standard Poors Bond Rating Service, economy, ethics, dishonesty, marketing, business, usa, SEC, New York, Massachusetts, financial crisis, DOJ, fines, suspension )

Lynn
- 37 days ago - wsj.com
Standard & Poor's Ratings Services softened standards to win business and misled investors long after the end of the 2008 financial crisis, regulators said Wednesday as they announced a settlement over the firm's bond-grading methods.
 
 
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