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North Korea Sentences American Matthew Miller to 6 Years at Hard Labor
World  (tags: world, war, violence, terrorism, society, politics, news, middle-east, media, humans, conflict, crime, Northe Korea, american, Matthew Miller, hard labor, Pyongyang )

Darren
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
TOKYO -- North Korea has sentenced Matthew Miller to six years of hard labor for committing "hostile acts," after the American reportedly ripped up his tourist visa upon arrival at the Pyongyang airport in April.
U.S. Intelligence Agencies Remain Uncertain About Danger Posed By Islamic State
World  (tags: world, war, violence, usa, UnitedNations, terrorism, society, politics, news, middle-east, media, israel, iraq, iran, humans, conflict, freedoms, U.S. intelligence, Islamic state, counterterrorism, congress, al-qaeda )

Darren
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
Hours before President Obama announced a new U.S. military offensive against the Islamic State, one of his top counter­terrorism officials testified to Congress that the al-Qaeda offshoot had an estimated 10,000 fighters.
Animal Rights: Undercover Footage Shows Monkey Brain Experiments In Germany
Animals  (tags: abuse, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, ethics, humans, investigation, sadness, suffering, wildlife )

Giana
- 1 day ago - ibtimes.com
An undercover video showing the seldom seen conditions and treatment of monkeys being experimented on has caused a media and political storm in Germany.
Natural Disasters Can Devastate Economies: The 2011 Floods in Thailand Cost 13% of GDP
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, safety, humans, natural disaster, thailand, ecomomy, Developing Countries, social )

Darren
- 1 day ago - worldbank.org
Natural disasters have caused nearly $4 trillion in damage over the past 30 years. In smaller developing countries, such disasters can wash away decades of development gains and impede social and economic progress for years to come.
Angry Birds Show Too Much War Is Bad
Animals  (tags: wildlife, research, conflict, birds, interesting )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
A long-standing theory that excessive conflict is bad for society has been demonstrated in an animal population, researchers report.
30% of Kids With Disabilities in Russia Live in State Orphanages, Many Face Violence & Neglect
Society & Culture  (tags: world, children, society, safety, neglect, disabilities, russia, state, orphanages, violence, abuse, culture, environment )

Darren
- 1 day ago - hrw.org
(Moscow) - Nearly 30 percent of all children with disabilities in Russia live in state orphanages where they may face violence and neglect. Russia should stop abuse of children with disabilities in state care, and make it a priority to provide support. .
Baby Pygmy Hippo, Clouded Leopards Keep Zoos Busy
Animals  (tags: animals, babies, new, zoos, goodnews, cute )

Giana
- 1 day ago - news.discovery.com
Zoos have really been bringing the cute, of late, with sites from Oregon to Texas to Sweden welcoming new additions to their scenery.
Resignation of Ugo Rossi - President of Trento *** Please Sign ***
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, conservation, crime, cruelty, ethics, humans, investigation, killing, protection, sadness )

Frans
- 7 hours ago - change.org
petition to demand the resignation of Ugo Rossi, President of the province of Trento for his inability to manage a territory so alive, for the insensitivity to numerous requests to save a bear assigned to her for a life project....
Dog Does Uncanny Impression of Dolphin
Animals  (tags: dog, impression, dolphin )

Giana
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Cute.
Change.Org: Petition: Please Stop the Cruel Trade and Export of Monkeys for Research
Animals  (tags: monkey testing, mauritius monkeys, Mauritus, cruelty, animals, AnimalCruelty )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - change.org
Please SIGN. Tortured captives suffer 'a living nightmare'; a life of deprivation stress and suffering.The macaques have a chamber implanted in their skulls, suffering excessive pain from swelling, bruising and bleeding head wounds.
 
 
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