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Call to Action: 18 February Global Day of Action to Free the Tamimis
World  (tags: Palestinian teen, #FreeAhed, #FreetheTamimis, kangaroo court, administrative detention, Palestinian children prisoners, zionism-racism, Palestinian human rights, childrens rights, activism, Free the Tamimis-media-news, usa, occupation crimes, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Fly
- 14 hours ago - samidoun.net
Free the Tamimis Campaign calls on allies, comrades and supporters around the world to protest the ongoing incarceration and systematic targeting of members of the Tamimi family and the village of Nabi Saleh
1,000 Year Old Oak Tree On Offas Dyke in Welshpool Falls Down.
World  (tags: Ancient Oak Tree, Offas Dyke, Welshpool, Wales )

Derek
- 1 day ago - l.facebook.com
One of the oldest trees in Wales which was probably planted 1,000 years ago as a boundary marker along Offas Dyke has fallen down. The Buttington Oak was spotted collapsed in its field two miles from Welshpool in Powys by a man nicknamed the tree hunter.
German Journalist Deniz Yuecel to Be Released From Jail in Turkey
World  (tags: imprisoned journalist, turkey, conflicts, Political Prisoners, release of prisoners, freedom of speech, prevention of harassments, stronger protection, diplomatic solution, Propaganda politics, freedoms )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - dw.com
Deniz Yücel, a German journalist who had been in jail in Turkey for a year, is set to be released pending trial. State-run news agency Anadolu reports that prosecutors are seeking up to 18 years in jail.
Abby Martin and Jimmy Dore   video
World  (tags: Ukraine, Abby Martin, Jimmy Dore, Russia, progressive conversation )

Sheryl
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
This is a great conversation between two progressives.
Since Standing Rock 56 Bills Have Been Introduced in 30 States to Restrict Protests
World  (tags: journalists, Standing Rock, activists, authoritarian, more laws )

Sheryl
- 2 hours ago - thenation.com
In the year since the last activists were evicted, the crackdown on journalists and activists has only intensified.
With Blackface and Monkey Suit, Chinese Gala on Africa Causes Uproar
World  (tags: blackface, monkey suit, Chinese gala, africa, UPROAR, Lunar New Year, china, conflict, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - nytimes.com
A lavish four-hour Lunar New Year show televised to millions across China on Thursday night set off a flood of indignation with its caricatures featuring blackface and African men in animal suits.
America Has Been Silent on a Human Rights Tragedy
World  (tags: ethnic cleansing, genocide, human rights, humanitarian crisis, Asia )

Freya
- 32 minutes ago - alternet.org
Myanmar's persecution of the Rohingya has reached levels of genocide claims, but no serious action from the US has been forthcoming.
The Terrifying Danger of Trump's Deteriorating Mental Health
World  (tags: war, nuclear holocaust, violence, foreign relations, mental illness )

Freya
- 29 minutes ago - alternet.org
"We are not in a static situation," Dr. John Gartner said, at a presentation on presidential mental health and nuclear weapons in Washington on Monday. "We are in a deteriorating situation."
   

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