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Shipment of Guillotines Bound for ISIS Seized
World  (tags: IS, ISIS, HumanRights, conflict, corruption, crime, death, ethics, middle-east, violence, war, terrorism )

Gemma
- 1 day ago - christianexaminer.com
Iranian authorities have seized a cargo shipment bound for Islamic State held territory containing multiple guillotines, the semi official Iranian news agency FARS reported Feb. 7.
Israeli Ethics Committee Suspends 3 Palestinian Knesset Members
World  (tags: Hanin Zoabi, Joint List, gaza siege, occupation of Palestine, Basel Ghattas and Jamal Zahalka, media, news, middle-east, israel, usa, freedoms, HumanRights )

Jess
- 1 day ago - middleeasteye.net
Hanin Zoabi, Basel Ghattas and Jamal Zahalka, members of the Joint List party, visited the family of a Palestinian attacker killed by Israeli forces
PETITION - Who Bears the Tax Burden?
World  (tags: tax payers, Tax Fraud, legal loopholes, Corporate Accountability, fair taxation, politics, laws, corporate taxes )

Sabine
- 17 hours ago - act.wemove.eu
We likely pay more tax than wealthy corporations. Google for example paid less than 3% in taxes over the past years using legal loopholes in Ireland. Belgium recently allowed around 35 big corporations to use more loopholes in order to avoid paying 70...
Cambodia: Sugar for the EU Is Destroying Our Land
World  (tags: Cambodia, govt terrorism, corruption, crime )

Linda
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Women & children sobbed as their huts went up in flames, but the soldiers of Battalion 313 remained ruthlessly efficient: "They burned everything even the rice in our fields. They destroyed our homes," The armed men were clearing the ground...
Tibetan New Year's Message From His Holiness the Dalai Lama - YouTube   video
World  (tags: buddhism, Dalai Lama, new year, messages, interesting, society )

Sabine
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaking to Tibetans in Tibet and in exile as well as friends and supporters world wide as the Tibetan New Year approaches from Rochester, Minnesota, USA on February 4, 2016. His Holiness speaks in Tibetan with English...
PETITION: Cambodia: Sugar for the EU Is Destroying Our Land
World  (tags: cambodia, sugar, europe. eu trade deal, Developing Countries, small farmers, conflict, corruption, ethics, humanrights, humans, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Cambodia exports sugar worth millions to Europe under an EU trade deal. The initiative, which was intended to fight poverty in developing countries, has led the sugar industry to grab the land of 12,000 Cambodian small farmers and their families
Young Women Vote Bernie Sanders
World  (tags: Young women vote Bernie Sanders )

Andy
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
In the Iowa caucus last week, 84% of women under the age of 30 voted for the 74-year-old Bernie Sanders; just 14% for Hillary. The projection for New Hampshire 92% of that age group back Sanders
7 Famous Brands That Use Child Slaves To Make Your Chocolate
World  (tags: )

Stephen
- 1 day ago - anonhq.com
Children younger than 15 some as young as 5 work from 6 am till evening in West Africa at cocoa farms to produce your favorite chocolates.
Nobel Peace Prize for Greek Islanders - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: Greek Islanders, refugees, Nobel Peace Prize, petition )

Judy
- 11 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
With their actions of helping refugees, they drowned fear and racism in a wave of compassion and reminded the whole world that we are one, united humanity, above races, nations and religions.
VENEZUELA: RELEASE LGBTI ACTIVIST IMMEDIATELY
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, petition to sign, lgbt activists )

Rose
- 2 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
LGBTI activist and opposition party member Rosmit Mantilla has been detained by Venezuelan authorities for the past 20 months after participating in anti-government protests.
Victory! Zambia Bans Child Marriage
World  (tags: africa, children )

Debbie
- 1 day ago - trueactivist.com
It is now illegal for anyone under the age of 18 to be married in Zambia.
Sea Shepherd Is Hunting the Last of the Worlds Most Notorious Poaching Vessels
World  (tags: Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, Protectors, Patagonian toothfish, poaching, corruption, crime )

Linda
- 4 hours ago - takepart.com
Sea Shepherds hunting of poaching vessels in the remote Southern Ocean is not as well known as its efforts to stop Japanese whale hunters, but for one species it is a lifesaver.
Super Bowl 50: Human Trafficking Crackdown Yielded Dozens of Arrests, Citations
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, Super Bowl, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 22 hours ago - mercurynews.com
The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office arrested or cited dozens of people during a three-week crackdown on human trafficking centered about Super Bowl 50, a primarily undercover operation that focused on local online escort ads
IsraAID Sends Team to Help Taiwan Earthquake Victims
World  (tags: humanitarian relief, IsraAID, Taiwan, earthquake )

David
- 15 hours ago - israel21c.org
Israeli humanitarian relief agency to send team of psychosocial experts to offer support to the Taiwanese in the wake of the magnitude-6.4 quake.
NATO Says It's Adding a Significant Number of Troops in Eastern Europe
World  (tags: world, war, violence, usa, europe, russia, conflict, society )

Wilde
- 9 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
BRUSSELSâEUR"In a move sure to anger Russia,NATO announced on Wednesday firm plans to deploy a significant number of troops into Eastern Europe.The U.S. forces are separate from those announced by NATO, but will provide a significant boost to allied forces
Global Leaders: Lift the Gaza Blockade
World  (tags: Global Leaders: Lift the Gaza Blockade, Palestinian human rights, Israeli War Crimes:Terrorism, HumanRights, UnitedNations, war, violence )

Peter
- 9 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
To all global Leaders: One year on from the Israeli military operation in Gaza, we are calling on you to press Israel to end the blockade and to immediately remove wood, steel bars, cement, aggregates, and other essential construction materials...
Jamesons Journey
World  (tags: )

Volker
- 1 day ago - jamesonsjourney.com
Truly inspiring young man ! I choose to use no picture for the story let the pictures in the blog speak for themselves
SOUTH AFRICA: Mayor Mazibuko Offers Virgin Scholarships
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, news, politics, world )

Dan
- 19 hours ago - politicoscope.com
"Remaining a virgin is my only chance to get an education because my parents can't afford to take me to school," Thubelihle Dlodlo says.
New Docs Link Polluted Drinking Water Supply to Massive US Military Base
World  (tags: JJapan )

Michael
- 6 hours ago - commondreams.org
Reports obtained by Japan Times show repeated accidents at base that released toxic chemicals into waterways
Anti-Semitism, Not Academic Content, Fuels University Boycotts
World  (tags: antisemitism, nazis, islam., islamist, islamism, jihad, jihadist, terror, terrorism, terrorists, anti Israel, jew, jewish, conflict, war, corruption, death, crime, government, freedoms, HumanRights )

Roger
- 6 hours ago - miamiherald.com
a nice opinion piece by the Miami Herald, the ugly head of antisemitism is rising again like in the 1930s and we do know who are the nazislamists and one more time people let them do propagate their message of hatred
Watch PETA's Sexy New Super Bowl Ad: It Left TV Execs Speechless
World  (tags: ethics, society, humans, GoodNews, world )

Paulo
- 15 hours ago - headlines.peta.org
Vegans and meat-eaters go head to head in the bedroom in PETA's latest ad. Watch the NSFW video deemed too sexy for TV (and avoid a personal deflategate).
   

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