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Austerity Has Failed: An Open Letter From Thomas Piketty to the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel
World  (tags: Greece, bailout, Eurozone crisis, leading economists, anti-austerity, call, appeal, debt relief, Merkel, Troika, Grexit, ultimatum, collapse, unemployment, suicides, infant mortality, healthcare collapse, medicine, food shortages, bank bailouts )

LucyKalei
- 20 days ago - thenation.com
5 leading economists- T Piketty, J Sachs, H Flassbeck, D Rodrik & S Wren-Lewis- warn Mme Merkel: "History will remember you for your actions this week." & 525,050 Europeans have signed Avaaz 'Stand with Greece' anti-austerity petition to Merkel & Troika!
Greeks Defy Europe With Overwhelming Referendum 'No' !
World  (tags: Greece, EU, referendum, NO!, debt, bailout, historic, defiance, negotiating tool, PM, Tsipras, Varoufakis, Troika, Merkel, austerity, Greek economy, finances, five-yr crisis, depression, Euro Zone, ECB, emergency lending, warnings, risks, bankruptcy )

LucyKalei
- 23 days ago - reuters.com
Greeks voted overwhelmingly "No" today July 5th in a historic bailout referendum, partial results showed, defying warnings from across Europe that rejecting new austerity terms for fresh financial aid would set their country on a path out of the euro
EU Seeks UN Backing for Military Action to Stop Wave of Migrants Fleeing Horrific Abuse in Libya
World  (tags: Amnesty, Libya, report, migrants, refugees, ghastly conditions, desperation, Sanctuary Europe, smugglers, traffickers, abuse, rape, armed gangs, EU, immigration, Fortress Europe, military action, UN backing )

LucyKalei
- 78 days ago - amnesty.org
Libya full of cruelty: Stories of abduction, sexual violence & abuse from migrants & refugees, new Amnesty briefing just out, exposes full horror/plight of refugees/migrants, desperate to reach sanctuary. Spiralling lawlessness & armed conflicts raging
The Huge Impact of Wolves on the Environment in the Most Positive Way
Animals  (tags: animaladvocates, conservation, environment, GoodNews )

Elfje
- 87 days ago - voices.nationalgeographic.com
How Wolves Change Rivers Have a look at this amazing video showing how one species can have a massive cascading effect on the entire ecosystem in which it livesâEUR¦ and even alter the geography of the area.
Cops Break Up Fight in NYC Subway, Subdue Aggressor, Nobody Dies or Even Injured! (Maybe 'Cause the Cops Were Swedish?) Video +
Society & Culture  (tags: police, Sweden, Swedish cops, NYC, ending a brawl, no injuries, non-violent )

LucyKalei
- 94 days ago - commondreams.org
4 young Swedish cops on vacation managed to stop a brawl w/out shedding blood, breaking necks, shooting in the back or causing any unwarranted killings. Cell phone video shows 4 Swedes calmly moving in- separating the 2, holding down aggressor & asking..
Evicted & Abandoned: How the World Bank Broke Its Promise to Protect The Poor - Projects Leave Trail of Misery Around Globe
World  (tags: World Bank, projects, environmental, economic &, social impacts, ICIJ, HuffPost, investigation, broken promises, the poor, indigenous, worldwide, uprooting, evictions, home demolitions, land grabs, livelihoods, human rights abuses, Africa, Peru, Asia )

LucyKalei
- 98 days ago - projects.huffingtonpost.com
ICIJ/HuffPost joint global investigation: From 2004 to 2013, 3.35M folks forced from their homes, deprived of their land or livelihoods ruined, due to living in the path of a WB project. Sharp growth in those wi unprecedented social/environm'tal impacts
Freedom of Speech: Acclaimed Italian Writer/Poet Facing Jail Over Remark on Sabotage of TAV High-Speed Rail Line Through Alps
Environment  (tags: Erri De Luca, trial, high-profile, target, No-TAV movement, censorship, activism, SusaValley, Val di Susa, Lyon-Turin rail line, freedom of speech, opinion, HuffPost, asbestos, radioactive, toxins, contamination, environment, battle, govt )

LucyKalei
- 126 days ago - opendemocracy.net
Myriads of Italian protesters fighting 20-yr battle to stop 35-mi tunnel being dug thru pristine Susa Valley, due to release of asbestos & other toxic deposits, fiercely opposed by locals & eco-activists. Erri de Luca joined the No-TAV movement 8 yrs ago
Abolish Indiana Felony Murder Rule That Puts Teen Burglars in Prison for 45 to 55 Years: Petition & Video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Indiana, injustice, Felony Murder, “Elkhart 4”, teenagers, burglary, non-violent, Levi Sparks, Blake Layman, Anthony Sharp, mothers, petition, homeowner, armed, homicide, death, CNN Legal Analyst, defense lawyer, Dr. Phil, videos )

LucyKalei
- 146 days ago - change.org
4 boys broke into home they thought empty. Owner shot, wounding 1 & killing 1, as 4 tried to flee. Now 3 sentenced as adult murderers! Felony murder carries the same sentence as 1st degree murder, but none of them killed anyone- they weren't even armed!
ReThink911 International Petition
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: terrorism, wtc 7, rethink911, truth, truthers, 911 truth, 911 truth movement, petition, petitions, action alert, war, politics, usa cover-up, propaganda, lies )

Strigoi
- 275 days ago - rethink911.blogspot.com
The ReThink911 International Petition is open to all citizens worldwide. When this petition reaches one million signatories, it will be delivered to the Head of State of every nation that had citizens who died in the attacks on September 11, 2001.
 
 
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