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Slaves and Human Trafficking Victims Forced to Work on Cannabis Farms in UK
World  (tags: world, humanrights, europe, slavery, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 31 minutes ago - ibtimes.co.uk
Slaves held in Britain are growing the cannabis that ends up in thousands of joints across the UK. The cultivation of the class B drug by crime gangs in urban homes is being done with the enforced labour of people
Fidel Castro Compares NATO to Nazis, Lashes Out at US
World  (tags: world, usa, nato, middle-east, Fidel Castro, lashes out )

Rose
- 42 minutes ago - news.yahoo.com
Havana (AFP) - Cuban ex-president Fidel Castro lashed out at the United States and Europe on Monday, accusing them of war-mongering and comparing the NATO military alliance's representatives to the Nazi SS.
Ukraine Warns of Europe's Worst Conflict Since World War II
World  (tags: world, politics, war, ukraine, russia )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - finance.yahoo.com
Ukraine warned of an escalating conflict in its easternmost regions as a rebel leader said talks this week may include negotiations for a truce.
Arundhati Roy: How Corporate Power Converted Wealth Into Philanthropy for Social Control
World  (tags: business, corporate, economy, abuse, ethics, debt, finance, farming, politics, society, money, investing, environment, Entrepreneurs, energy, labor, war, usa, iraq, propaganda, military, UnitedNations, HumanRights, conflict, iraq )

Wild
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
The new book, 'Capitalism: A Ghost Story,' explores the blurred connection between corporations and the foundations they endow
Israeli Embassy Warns Ireland Will Fall Under Islamic Influence
World  (tags: ethics, israel, media, Facebook, Freedom of Expressionterrorism )

Eleonora
- 4 hours ago - irishcentral.com
The Israeli embassy in Dublin has been slammed after grotesque images and warnings of an Islamic invasion of Ireland were posted on its Facebook page.
Smart Social Policies in Finland, Dumb Ones in the US - NationofChange
World  (tags: world, war, violence, politics, ethics, conflict, corruption, crime, death, HumanRights, propaganda, dishonesty, economy, healthcare, culture, environment )

Wild
- 6 hours ago - nationofchange.org
In Finland, police are not seen walking the streets, workers rights are very reasonable, their environment is clean and well taken care of, and education is a free right for their citizens. Seems like the US can learn a thing or two in taking care of thei
Why Zara Can't Seem to Stop Selling Anti-Semitic Clothing
World  (tags: Zara, clothing, antisemitism )

Alexandra
- 10 hours ago - fortune.com
Zara confronted a wave of criticism after the blog +972 pointed out that Zara's "striped sheriff t-shirt" for kids looked a whole lot like the striped garments and yellow stars that Jews were forced to wear during the Holocaust.
Reducing Water Scarcity Possible By 2050
World  (tags: Water )

Micheael
- 11 hours ago - terradaily.com
Water scarcity is not a problem just for the developing world. How about a reduced population growth for twenty years? How can you expect the world to support you when you insist on unsupportable families?
How Did Islamic State Overtake Al-Qaeda as the World's Most Feared Terrorist Group?
World  (tags: violence, middle-east, world, united nations, usa, death, crime, conflict, children, government, HumanRights, iran, iraq, news, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, war )

Frank
- 12 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
"Analysis: The murder of James Foley is one of a number of evil acts perpetrated by Islamic State but how did the group grow and become possibly the richest terrorist group in history, asks Richard Spencer"- telegraph.co.uk
Cuba Cracks Down on Goods in Air Passengers' Luggage
World  (tags: government, politics, society, world, cuba, goods, air passengers, luggage, consumer goods, baggage )

Lone
- 12 hours ago - thestar.com
Nearly $2 billion worth of consumer goods enter Cuba each year through checked baggage, and now the government plans to take a bite of that traffic
What's on the 'Laptop of Doom'?
World  (tags: violence, world, war, usa, unitednations, terrorism, Refugees&Relief, society, middle-east, news, HumanRights, government, europe, ethics, death, crime, conflict, corruption, biological weapons, isis terrorists )

Frank
- 12 hours ago - cnn.com
"A reporter who has viewed the contents of an ISIS laptop says it contains a manual for a bio-attack, propaganda & more."- CNN.COM
Dengue Outbreak Affects at Least 22 in Japan
World  (tags: world, Japan, health, medicine, death )

Alexandra
- 14 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
Dengue fever is a disease spread to humans by mosquito bites, and is caused by one of four types of dengue viruses. It can cause severe flu-like symptoms and in severe cases can be fatal.
VIDEO - Gaza Children Left Orphaned By Bloody War
World  (tags: assault-massacres Gaza destruction 2014, children, freedoms, CRIMES AFAINST HUMANITY, WAR CRIMES, end all US AID TO ISRAEL!, BDS, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, terrorism, world, society, middle-east, media, blog, china, africa, asia )

Jess
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
"She will call me Daddy and Mummy," insisted 11-year-old Amir Hamad, cradling his infant sister in his arms after the Gaza war left him and his four siblings orphans.
Global Research: An Incisive Article. The World Is at a Dangerous Crossroads, Read Carefully
World  (tags: world, war, violence, terrorism, politics, news, humans, crossroads, West, conflict, death, europe )

Darren
- 1 day ago - globalresearch.ca
Global Research: The West, the Greatest Cause of War in Human History, Stands stripped of all Legitimacy
How Radical Islamists Spread Messages/Propaganda
World  (tags: world, terrorism, Islamists, muslim, anjem choudary, brian stellter, propaganda, messages, spread, internet )

Darren
- 1 day ago - reliablesources.blogs.cnn.com
London-based Muslim cleric Anjem Choudary joins Brian Stelter for a contentious discussion about how he and other radicals use (and some say abuse) the mainstream media and the Internet to spread their messages.
DISAPPEARED: Khalil Ma'Touq ACTION
World  (tags: human rights, arrest, missing lawyer, Syria, world, Khalil Ma'touq, crime )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org.uk
DATE OF ARREST: 2 October 2012 OCCUPATION: Human rights lawyer LAST SEEN: Sahnaya, Damascus (his home town) PLACE OF DETENTION: Unknown We believe Khalil has been arrested by government forces for his human rights work. Take action...
14 Spectacular Photos From the Crow Fair By Adam Sings in the Timber
World  (tags: Native Americans, pictures )

Alexandra
- 1 day ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The 2014 96th Annual Crow Fair brought thousands of Native and non-Natives to the hills of Montana for a four-day rodeo, pow wow and parade on August 14-18.
Gaza School Year to Start Sept. 14
World  (tags: END ALL US AID TO ISRAEL, UNOCHA, assault-massacres, war crimes, schoolls, victims-children, israel, IDF, CRIMES AGAINST HUMANITY, Gaza 2014, americans, congress, freedoms, lies, media, obama, news, usa, terrorism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - maannews.net
Of the more than 3,000 children who have been injured in the assault, UNOCHA said that around 1,000 would suffer from a life-long disabilities, in addition to the estimated 1,500 who had been orphaned.
Hamas's Academic Apologists
World  (tags: Hamas, academics, terrorism )

David
- 1 day ago - campus-watch.org
They proffer extremist rhetoric that demonizes Israel & America while ignoring Hamas's misdeeds: rockets aimed at civilians, kidnappings & murder, disregard for ceasefires, & the cynical use of Palestinian civilians--including children--as human shields.
PLO: 32 Palestinians Killed in West Bank Since June
World  (tags: West Bank occupation, end all US aid to Israel, Obama, IDF RAIDS, arrests, Israel ethnic cleansing of Palestine, end the occupation, apartheid, administraive detentions, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, world, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, media, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - maannews.net
During the same period, 1,753 Palestinians were detained -- an equivalent of 24 a day -- while Israeli forces conducted 1,573 military raids across the West Bank, or an average of 21 a day.
What If Hamas Fired Rockets at Britain?
World  (tags: U.K., IRA. assault-massacre gaza 2014-siege, IDF attack on civilian population, end all US aid to Israel, Palestinian human rights, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', middle-east, news, Refugees&Relief, europe, children, blog, asia, usa, terrorism, death )

Jess
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
When Israeli spokesmen defend the IDF's actions in Gaza by asking what you would do if rockets rained down on your home, the example of Northern Ireland can serve as one response.
How 13-Year-Old Marta Fell Prey to Human Traffickers
World  (tags: world, humanrights, children, Sex trafficking, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 1 day ago - delawareonline.com
Abandoned by her parents at 13, Marta fell prey to human traffickers in her native Guatemala.
   

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