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Escaped Syrian Child Soldier: 'Don't Join ISIS'
World  (tags: ISIL, child soldiers, Syria, war, terrorism, HumanRights, children, death )

Lynn
- 3 hours 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
- 3 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
- 9 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.
More State Power, Not Free Speech, the Likeliest We-Are-Charlie Result
World  (tags: 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', ethics, freedoms, government, politics, society, terrorism, world, Charlie Hebdo attack, surveillance state )

Lynn
- 17 days ago - cbc.ca
Clearly, the ultimate answer to the Charlie Hebdo massacre will not be freer speech. It will be a mostly secret intensification of police power, with attendant shrinkage of individual freedoms. And we will all be told not to worry: ...
Another Victim of the Ebola Virus --- Sierra Leone's Economy
World  (tags: africa, Sierra Leone, economy, society, politics, GDP, IMF, tourism, recovery )

Lynn
- 18 days ago - cbc.ca
A dozen years after a decade long, economically devastating civil war, Sierra Leone was finally beginning to form the building blocks of economic prosperity. The Ebola virus has stopped all that in its tracks.
Lassana Bathily, Muslim Employee At Kosher Market, Saved Several People During Paris Hostage Situation
World  (tags: France, terrorist attacks, kosher grocery store, Lassana Bathily, Amedy Coulibaly, crime, death, society )

Lynn
- 20 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Lassana Bathily, a Muslim employee at Paris Kosher grocery store Hyper Cacher, saved several people by hiding them in a walk-in freezer when a gunman laid siege to his workplace on Friday.
Demand Stephen Harper, PM of Canada, Obtain the Release of Raif Badawi From Saudi Arabia --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Canada, PM Stephen Harper, petition, Raif Badawi, Human Rights, crime, Refugees, Saudi Arabia )

Lynn
- 20 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We demand that the Right Honourable Prime Minister Stephen Harper obtain the release of Raif Badawi from Saudi Arabia so that he may join his family in Canada where they were accepted as refugees in 2013, and continue to live.
Saudi Authorities Must Put An End to Public Flogging of Blogger --- PLEASE SIGN!!
World  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Raif Badawi, Human Rights, ethics, violence, torture, UN Convention Against Torture )

Lynn
- 21 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
On January 9, Saudi Arabian authorities publicly lashed Raif Badawi 50 times - the first flogging meted after Raif was sentenced to 1,000 lashes and 10 years imprisonment in May 2014.
Build a Bridge of Hope in Paris --- Petition PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: France, terrorism, Muslim extremists, crime, death, freedom of speech, politics, society, violence, world, cartoons, Charlie Hebdo )

Lynn
- 23 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
The gunmen have fled, the city is on high alert and France lost four of it's most famous political commentators. This is an attempt to silence speech by spreading fear, it's what extremists do over and over again. But France isn't letting it happen.
New GOP Congress Fires Shot At Social Security On Day One
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: usa, congress, republicans, socialsecurity, politics, economy, entitlement reforms, 114th Congress, Boehner )

Lynn
- 23 days ago - talkingpointsmemo.com
... Republicans took aim at Social Security ... The incoming GOP majority approved late Tuesday a new rule that experts say could provoke an unprecedented crisis that conservatives could use as leverage in upcoming debates over entitlement reform.
 
 
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