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PETITION: Bree Newsome, the Courageous Organizer Arrested for Taking Down the Confederate Flag at South Carolina Capitol
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', US Politics, Racism, White supremacy )

- 9 hours ago -
I demand all charges are immediately dropped against Bree Newsome, the courageous Black woman who cut down the South Carolina Confederate flag, and her ally, James Tyson.
Please Join Me in Sending Joyful Birthday Greetings to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
World  (tags: Dalai Lama's Birthday, Tibetan Buddhism, Tibetan people, Tibet-Chinese-Oppression, FREE TIBET )

- 14 hours ago -
Next Monday, July 6, will mark His Holiness the Dalai Lama s 80th birthday. A auspicious occasion to express your admiration for his commitments to promoting human values, religious harmony & promotion of Tibetan culture. Tashi Delek.
Rapists Can Go Free in Malta If They Marry Their Victims. Help End This! ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', women's rights, crime, ethics, government, politics, violence, world, society, terrorism )

- 18 hours ago -
Maltese law reduces the penalties for abduction if the kidnapper states he will marry his victim. If he then marries his victim, he is exempt from punishment.
Marital Rape Is Legal in the Bahamas. Take Action to End It! ~ PLEASE SIGN
World  (tags: violence, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Womens Rights, death, ethics, freedoms, society, terrorism )

- 18 hours ago -
Join with Equality Now in calling for a world where women and girls enjoy equal rights and can live as equal partners in society
This Dilemma Is No Dilemma at All
World  (tags: International, community, two—state, solution, Palestine, Security, Council, resolution, France, deadline )

- 7 hours ago -
The international community can fix in 2015 what it broke in 1947.
Greek Debt Crisis: Banks to Stay Shut, Capital Controls Imposed
World  (tags: europe, interesting, greece )

- 1 day ago -
Greece risks default and moving closer to a possible exit from the eurozone.
Walking the Green Line: 48 Years of Occupation
World  (tags: middle-east, palestine, israel, Green Line, 1967 borders, Nir Baram )

- 1 day ago -
Award-winning novelist Nir Baram journeyed extensively around Israel and the West Bank during the past year. The 10 chapters that constitute 'Walking the Green Line" paint a complex political picture, as Baram talks to settlers, kibbutzniks, politicians
End Slaughter of Children By ISIS
World  (tags: HumanRights, ethics, violence, politics, children, war, world )

- 10 hours ago -
End slaughter of children by ISIS!
R.I.P. Hisham Barakat - Car Bomb in Cairo Kills Egypt's Top Prosecutor
World  (tags: Egypt, Terror, Assassination, Prosecutor General, Muslim Brotherhood Terrorism )

- 9 hours ago -
A car bomb killed Egypt's top prosecutor on Monday, ripping through his convoy in a Cairo neighborhood, in the first assassination of a top official in the country in a quarter century, marking an apparent escalation by Islamic militants ...
Greece Must Be Saved From Political, Economic and Social Collapse
World  (tags: Greece, EU, economics, South Eastern Europe, stability, Financial Times )

- 1 day ago -
This may be the first step backwards in the harmonious integration of Europe. Greece is in south-eastern Europe, and the stability of south-eastern Europe is a matter of the highest importance to the EU and the Nato alliance.
Man Arrested and Charged With Human Trafficking Offence After Woman Rescued
World  (tags: humanrights, freedoms, europe, human trafficking charges )

- 22 hours ago -
POLICE have arrested and charged a man with a human trafficking offence after finding a woman they believe was at risk.
Stop Flying the Racist Confederate Flag Above South Carolina Capitol
World  (tags: freedoms, ethics, government, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', terrorism )

- 1 day ago -
Stop flying the racist Confederate flag above South Carolina Capitol.
Turkish Cops Fire Water Cannon, Pellets to End Unauthorized Gay Pride Parade
World  (tags: freedoms, humanrights, government, ramadan, turkey, gay pride )

- 23 hours ago -
Turkish police fired water cannon and rubber pellets to disperse a gay pride parade in central Istanbul on Sunday, after organizers said they had been refused permission to march this year because of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.
Turkish Police Use Water Cannons to Clear Gay Pride Rally | The Seattle Times
World  (tags: Gay pride, Turkey, Istanbul, Gay Pride March, LGBT Rights, Human Rights, Gay Rights, gender-bender, Gay Movement, police violence against peaceful demonst, Tamsim Square, Ramadan, homophobia )

- 15 hours ago -
Turkish police used water cannons and tear gas against gay pride marchers trying to rally in Istanbul's central square on Sunday, forcing the thousands of demonstrators to gather several blocks away. Two people were injured, according to the Dogan news
Welcome to Israel
World  (tags: Flotilla, Gaza, israel, middle-east, palestine, politics, conflict, corruption, death, ethics, terrorism, world )

- 11 hours ago -
I would like to commend the sailors and commanders of the Israel Navy for their determined and efficient action in detaining the passengers on the ship that tried to reach the Gaza coast in contravention of the law. This flotilla is nothing but a de
New Blackbeards of Malacca Strait: Southeast AsiaâEUR(TM)s Pirates Are Getting Bolder
World  (tags: piracy, asia, politics, society, violence, world )

- 7 hours ago -
Much of the petroleum that keeps Asia humming arrives by sea on tankers. But these vessels filled with crude oil arenâEUR(TM)t just plying ordinary waters. TheyâEUR(TM)re plying seas infamous for piracy.
PHOTOS: Palestinians Cross Into Jerusalem for Ramadan
World  (tags: middle-east, palestine, Ramadan, Friday prayer, Al Aqsa Mosque, Separation Wall )

- 1 day ago -
Palestinian women and men over 40 make their way to Qalandiya checkpoint to cross over to Jerusalem in honor of the second Friday of Ramadan. Those who arenâEUR(TM)t allowed to cross? They found their own way.
UK: Police Foil Bomb ISIS Bomb Attack on a Military Parade in London
World  (tags: Islamic State terrorism attack thwarted. )

- 16 hours ago -
Britain's terrorism threat remains at "severe," meaning an attack is considered highly likely. Domestic terrorism-related arrests increased by about 1/3 last year, as police try to halt those joining Islamic extremists in Syria, about 700 Britons.
VIDEO: Former CIA Director Exposes Hamas as Child Killers   video
World  (tags: Former CIA Director Woolsey, Hamas kills children, maximizes collateral damage )

- 11 hours ago -
Woolsey repeatedly explains to this anti-Iisrael biased interviewer how Hamas operates, using innocent Palestinian civilians as human shields with the intention to inflate their own casualties, while firing at Israeli civilians.
Greece Debt Crisis Banks To Remain Shut All Week
World  (tags: Eurozone, Greece, debt crises, Bank closure, bank holiday )

- 21 hours ago -
The crisis came to a head on Saturday after Greece and eurozone countries failed to reach agreement on payment of the last tranche of bailout money.
Brave Islamists Destroy Church
World  (tags: Islamic State Church Destruction )

- 13 hours ago -
The video speaks for itself
Defense Attorneys Demand Release of Thousands of CIA Black Site Photos
World  (tags: War & Peace, U.S., Guantanamo, Torture, CIA )

- 12 hours ago -
"Who knows what is still out there?" defense attorneys ask. "What else is there? That's what is appalling."
Assam Rocked By Magnitude 5.6 Earthquake
World  (tags: Assam rocked by Magnitude 5.6 earthquake )

- 1 day ago -
June 28 A 5.6 magnitude earthquake has struck some 23km from the Indian city of Basugaon in the northeastern state of Assam. The moderate, shallow earthquake was also reportedly felt in neighboring Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal.
France Prepares Sanctions Against Settlement Policy
World  (tags: Human Rights, world, France, EU, Israel, Palestine, illegal Israeli settlements, BDS, sanctions, freedoms, government, politics, news, humans, interesting, middle-east )

- 15 hours ago -
France is considering sharp economic measures against Israeli goods and businesses east of the Green Line, and might implement these measures once the agreement with Iran is signed.

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