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TAKE ACTION! A True Climate Hero Languishes In Prison---Let's Fight To Get Him Out
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', climate change, rising ocean levels, democracy )

Linda
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Mohammed Nasheed-who literally stood against the rising ocean tides to sound the climate alarm- was ousted from his position as a democratically elected president by a military coup. He faces 13 years in prison on absurd politically motivated charges.
Tibetan Mastiffs Sent to Slaughterhose
World  (tags: Tibetan Mastiffs sent to Slaughterhose )

Andy
- 12 hours ago - nytimes.com
Nibble and 20 more unlucky mastiffs found themselves stuffed into metal chicken crates and packed onto a truck with 150 other dogs and would have ended up at a slaughterhouse If not for a band of Beijing animal rights activists
Canadian Muslims Can Expect More Discrimination Under Bill C-51
World  (tags: Canada, Human Rights, Muslims, Bill C-51, anti terrorism, society )

Lynn
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.ca
"People need to understand a terrible injustice was done to me. I was labelled a terrorist because I happened to be Muslim ... That is racial profiling ... Canadian officials ruined my life without a second thought, and that is really hard..."
Islanders Pushed Out For U.S. Base Hope For End To 40-Year Exile
World  (tags: Chagos Islands, U.S. military base, British territory, Diego Garcia, Indian Ocean )

Judy
- 1 day ago - npr.org
The British government removed all the people and the U.S. moved in. "There will be no indigenous population except seagulls," says one cable from 1966. "Unfortunately, along with those birds go some few Tarzans," says another.
Toronto Is Failing Me.
World  (tags: Toronto, Canada and its inner city communities )

Michael
- 1 day ago - torontolife.com
For decades, Torontonians were emboldened by the belief that their city was superior in every conceivable way to its American counterparts.
Understanding the Jewish National Home
World  (tags: historical documents, Jewish National Home, Israel, Palestine, Balfour, Hertzl, Zionism )

Evelyn
- 20 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
The first in a series of articles which will examine some of the important historical documents concerning Palestine & Israel. A just and lasting peace between the 2 peoples requires reconciliation & a correct common understanding of their shared history
Red Deer Couple Charged With Human Trafficking at Central Alberta Hotel
World  (tags: usa, humanrights, human trafficking charges )

Rose
- 10 hours ago - globalnews.ca
WATCH ABOVE: An investigation into the working conditions of temporary foreign workers began last summer, and now charges of human trafficking have been laid against a Red Deer couple. Kendra Slugoski reports.
Big Legal Blow for NHS Homeopathy
World  (tags: UK, NHS, Health Care, Funding, Homeopathy, Pseudoscience, Quackery )

Brian
- 9 hours ago - quackometer.net
There can be no excuse for wasting NHS resources or deliberately deceiving patients with "treatments" which have been shown to have no benefit.
Ancient Newari Dance Charya Nritya
World  (tags: Ancient Newari Dance Charya Nritya )

Andy
- 7 hours ago - newlotus.buddhistdoor. com
The Vajracharya priests maintain a Buddhist dance tradition that dates back over a thousand years and has remained, for the most part, hidden from the world.
World Bank-Funded Projects Fueling Land Grabs, Displacement of Global Poor
World  (tags: Global displacement of the poor )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
The corporatist creation globalization may have died in 2000 but the practices and protocols that allowed the IMF and its controlling corporations including Monsanto et al to bankrupt nations are alive and well.
Iraq: ISIS Escapees Describe Systematic Rape
World  (tags: crime, violence', children, HumanRights, iraq, terrorism, CRUEL TREATMENT, HUMAN RIGHTS WATCH, ISIS, RAPE, SEXUAL SLAVERY, SEXUAL VIOLENCE, SUICIDE, YAZIDI GIRLS, YAZIDI WOMEN )

Elias
- 1 day ago - intifada-palestine.com
Human Rights Watch today released new findings about ISâEUR(TM) sexual enslavement project that targeted Yazidi women and girls. Their report, entitled âEURoeISIS Escapees Describe Systematic Rape
The Disabled Men Who Act as Each Other's Arms and Eyes
World  (tags: GoodNews, asia, environment, disabled men, protection, trees )

Annamaria
- 6 hours ago - bbc.com
"I am his hands, he is my eyes," says Haixia. "We are good partners." Two disabled men, one blind, one a double amputee, have spent over ten years planting trees together in rural China.
Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day   video
World  (tags: Earth day, Activism, Rally, Poverty, Climate Change, Global Citizen )

LC
- 3 hours ago - youtu.be
The live stream can be viewed online today, Saturday April 18th.
World Should Fear China's Actions in South China Sea
World  (tags: South China Sea )

Michael
- 1 day ago - spacewar.com
China's efforts to stake its claim to most of the South China Sea should spark fear around the world, with military conflict possible, Philippine President Benigno Aquino told AFP on Tuesday.
Gilgit Baltistan Wants to Join India and Break Away From Pak
World  (tags: Human Rights, Gilgit Baltistan )

Santanu
- 16 hours ago - defencenews.in
Senge Hasnan Sering activist and president of the Institute for Gilgit Baltistan Studies (IGBS) demanded that India intervene in the violation of human rights in PoK and open the Kargil border to ensure that divided families meet their ancestors in India
U.S., Russian War Games Rekindle Cold War Tensions
World  (tags: world, war, ethics, conflict, society, europe, government, humans )

Wilde
- 16 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
The four-week drill is part of a string of non-stop exercises by U.S. land, sea and air forces in Europe - from Estonia in the north to Bulgaria in the south - scaled up since last year to reassure nervous NATO allies after Russia's military intervention
The World of Threats to the US Is An Illusion
World  (tags: United States, World, "security psychosis", defense, War & Peace )

Judy
- 14 hours ago - bostonglobe.com
Promoting the image of a world full of enemies creates a "security psychosis" that misshapes our view of the world. Arms manufacturers profit from the security psychosis even more directly than militarists.
Wal-Mart + Tunnels + DHS = Interesting Search Results [Video]
World  (tags: americans, news, lies, media, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, freedoms, military, humans, violence, society, world )

Evelyn
- 4 hours ago - starshipearththebigpicture.com
An archived website confirms that Wal-Mart has been working on a joint venture with NSA, DOD, MiB, DHS, CICs, DFCS, and BK to create a tunnel system throughout the Southern United States. Rumors of NASA using the tunnels confirmed...
An Archived Website Confirms That Wal-Mart Has Been Working on a Joint Venture With NSA, DOD, MiB, DHS, CICs, DFCS, and BK to Cr
World  (tags: americans, usa, abuse, corruption, cover-up, crime, dishonesty, freedoms, constitution, lies, media, military, news, society, humans, war, violence, world )

Evelyn
- 4 hours ago - lisahavennews.net
By now you have been informed about the numerous Walmart closing across the country. All sorts of speculations have risen including theories that they have been turned into FEMA camps, that they are closing due to Jade Helm, and many other reasons that..
On Palestinian Prisoner Day Stand in Solidarity for the Freedom of All Indigenous Peoples
World  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, freedoms, humans, government, politics, society, travel, violence, sadness, rights, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', israel, palestine )

Cheryl A.
- 4 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Palestinian Prisoner Day should be understood as a day of global solidarity for all indigenous peoples' freedom and self-determination because indigenous peoples are the primary target of the prison industrial complex within settler societies.
Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day
World  (tags: Earth Day, awareness, video streaming )

Susan
- 2 hours ago - earthday.org
Let's educate & inspire citizens to take action to address climate change and poverty. Live stream video happening Today @11 a.m. - 7 p.m. in Washington D. C.
   

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