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U.S. Troops Head To Africa For Ebola Mission
World  (tags: US Troops, Ebola, Fort Campbell, Kentucky, Operation United Assistance )

- 2 hours ago -
About 1,400 soldiers will head to Liberia in October to help support the fight against the Ebola virus that is spreading across West Africa, a Pentagon official said. The Army's 101st Airborne Division, based at Fort Campbell, Kentucky, will provide 700.
Singer/Songwriter Lynsey De Paul Dead at 64 Following Suspected Brain Haemorrhage
World  (tags: Lynsey de paul, orbituary, sad news, Eurovision, musician )

- 3 hours ago -
Lynsey De Paul has died suddenly at the age of 64 following a suspected brain haemorrhage
Iranian Proxy Behind Attacks on Israeli Delegations Gains Influence in Turkey
World  (tags: world, israel, turkey, politics, middle-east, interesting )

- 4 hours ago -
The Tawhid-Salam group is suspected of conducting illegal surveillance in Turkey.
Fatah Spokesman Ahmad Assaf: Hamas Leaders Stole 700 Million Dollars Collected for the Gaza People   video
World  (tags: Hamas, Gaza, Corruption )

- 4 hours ago -
What Hamas does with money donated to the people of Gaza.
TAKE ACTION: Support Democracy

- 8 hours ago -
Stop the suppression of democratic movement in Hong Kong
SRDO: Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act 2013 Must Be Implemented!
World  (tags: humanrights, children, child marriage, Pakistan )

- 10 hours ago -
By Amir Murtaza , Pakistan Correspondent for Safe World. September 2014. Popularization of the Sindh Child Marriage Restraint Act 2013 is Necessary Violence against children, both male and female, is widely prevalent in
Israeli Troops Shoot Palestinian Teen in Gaza
World  (tags: ISRAELI Ceasefire violations 2014, ICC, end all US aid to Israel!, violence, usa, UnitedNations, news, crime, media, children, freedoms )

- 12 hours ago -
These incidents are considered to be breaches of the ceasefire deal, which was signed between the Palestinian factions and the Israeli occupation authorities with Egyptian mediation on 26 August
Settlers Forcibly Move Into East Jerusalem Displacing 7 Palestinian Families
World  (tags: Plaestinian Human Rrights, Israeli forced evictions-land thefts, Silwan, homeless Palestinian families, Israeli discrimination-racism, apartheid Israel, end the occupation-all US aid to Israel, Israeli oppression, Israeli crimes against humanity' )

- 12 hours ago -
"This morning, illegal Israeli settlers protected by occupation forces entered seven buildings in the neighborhood of Silwan." He added, "a total of seven Palestinian families were left homeless" as a result.
Video: The Memory of 12-Year Old Martyr Mohammad Durrah Lives on
World  (tags: Mohammad Durrah, murdered by IDF, Israeli-state-terrorism, END THE OCCUPATION OF PALESTINE-GAZA, HumanRights, freedoms, children, media, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, usa, ethics, europe, world )

- 12 hours ago -
Mohammad's brutal death was recorded on cameras, and contributed in exposing the Israeli occupation's brutal crimes against unarmed citizens and especially children.
Hong Kong Umbrella Men
World  (tags: HumanRights, society )

- 12 hours ago -
Umbrella Men photos.
Umbrellas, Not Flowers, To The Hong Kong Police In The Rain
World  (tags: humans )

- 13 hours ago -
Umbrellas To The Hong Kong Police In The Rain
What's At Stake For Hong Kong?
World  (tags: China, Hong Kong, British rule, world )

- 15 hours ago -
Masses of pro-democracy protesters continue to pack the streets in Hong Kong, defying police who have responded with tear gas
Leaked TTIP Documents Reveal Powerful Chemical Industry Wins
World  (tags: TTIP )

- 15 hours ago -
The European Commission may be conceding to corporate interests in controversial trade negotiations
UN General Assembly to Consider Fifth Resolution on Depleted Uranium Weapons
World  (tags: USA, UK, Iraq, DU, WDU, war-crimes, crimes against chumanity )

- 16 hours ago -
This October, states will vote on a fifth UN General Assembly resolution on DU. - Resolutions were tabled in 2007, 2008, 2010 and 2012, withthe UK, US, France and Israel as notorious nay-sayers
Genetically Modified Plant Oils and the Future of GM Crops in Europe
World  (tags: European Union, EU, Genetic Modification, Artificial Selection, GMOs, crops, UK, camelina, omega-3 oils )

- 18 hours ago -
"In June of this year, EU environment ministers approved new rules that allow individual countries to make independent decisions on GM crops"
Burning Man App Becomes Tool for Hong Kong Protestors
World  (tags: Hong Kong, Pro-Democracy, Demonstrations, Protests, China, Repression, Burning Man app, FireChat, Popular Resistance )

- 20 hours ago -
"FireChat, the offline chat app, has seen 100,000 downloads in the territory since Sunday."
Lack of Accountability Fuels Gender-Based Violence in India
World  (tags: crime, asia, humanrights, violence, women, rape, gender, India )

- 1 day ago -
In India, a country that has established a legal framework to address and end sexual violence, 92 women are raped every day, according to the latest records published by the government's National Crime Records Bureau (NCRB).
Australia Signs a Deal to Unload Refugees Onto Cambodia
World  (tags: Australia, Cambodia, refugees, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, HumanRights, government, crime, corruption, violence, world, UnitedNations )

- 1 day ago -
On Friday, one of the world's wealthiest nations convinced one of the world's poorest to take in its unwanted refugees. Australian officials say they hope to resettle 1,000 asylum seekers or more in Cambodia in the near future.
How to Move Ahead Quickly on Carbon Pricing
World  (tags: Carbon pricing, Reducing Emission, Climate Change, Int'l Agreements, World Economic Forum, World Health Organization, Int'l Politics, IMF, Int'l Monetary Fund )

- 1 day ago -
"The time has come to end hand wringing on climate strategy, particularly controlling carbon dioxide emissions. We need an approach that builds on national self-interest and spurs a race to the top in low-carbon energy solutions."
Umbrella Designs on Hong Kong's Protest Movement
World  (tags: government, society, HumanRights )

- 1 day ago -
Umbrella designs on Hong Kong's protest movement
Mexico: Week-Long Student Protests Against Neoliberal Reforms & Police Repression Gain Strength
World  (tags: Mexico, students, teachers, student rights, protests, police repression, slain students, free, quality education, public education, neoliberal reforms, school privatization, curriculum changes, teacher-training college closures, Tlatelolco massacre )

- 1 day ago -
Thousands continue to fill Guerrero highways & Mexico City streets; protests demanding end to reform pckge & justice for slain, wounded, jailed set to grow huge Oct 2. Struggle for free, quality ed & against school privatization has been constant >15 yrs
Satellite Photos Show a Disappearing Aral Sea
World  (tags: Satellite photos show Aral Sea disappear )

- 1 day ago -
he sea's disappearance left behind dry, salty sand and dust, which have degraded nearby farmland and caused respiratory illness in local residents. According to NASA, the loss of the water's moderating influence has also led to more extreme temperatures

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