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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
Nobel Peace Prize for Greek Islanders - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: Greek Islanders, refugees, Nobel Peace Prize, petition )

Judy
- 1 day 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.
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.
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.
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
- 23 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...
Israeli Lawmaker: There CanâEUR(TM)t Be a Palestine Because Arabic Has No âEUR~PâEUR(TM)
World  (tags: Palestine, Israel, disputed territory )

Farah
- 8 hours ago - foreignpolicy.com
Arabs and Jews have spent decades fighting over disputed territory they both claims is rightfully their own. But how could Palestine possibly be the name of Arab Land if native Arabic speakers can't even pronounce the letter "P"?
Super Bowl 50: Human Trafficking Crackdown Yielded Dozens of Arrests, Citations
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, Super Bowl, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 1 day 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
NATO Says It's Adding a Significant Number of Troops in Eastern Europe
World  (tags: world, war, violence, usa, europe, russia, conflict, society )

Wilde
- 23 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
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
- 21 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
ISIS Use 4-Year-Old British Boy Nicknamed 'Jihadi Junior' as Brutal Executioner in New Video
World  (tags: middle-east, news, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, conflict, crime, death, ethics, children )

Frank
- 7 hours ago - nydailynews.com
It is the second time the boy has been used in brutal propaganda videos by the Islamic State militants.
Palestinian Teen Faces Indefinite Israeli Detention
World  (tags: Accountability, Muhammad al-Hashlamoun, administrative detention of children, torture of children, Defense for Children International-Pales, BDS, Amnesty International, media, news, world, UnitedNations, usa, activism, human rights violations )

Jess
- 3 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Calling it cruel, inhuman and degrading, the lawmakers described Israels military detention of Palestinian children as an indefensible abuse of human rights
SOUTH AFRICA: Mayor Mazibuko Offers Virgin Scholarships
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, government, HumanRights, humanrights, news, politics, world )

Dan
- 1 day 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.
Watch PETA's Sexy New Super Bowl Ad: It Left TV Execs Speechless
World  (tags: ethics, society, humans, GoodNews, world )

Paulo
- 1 day 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).
New Docs Link Polluted Drinking Water Supply to Massive US Military Base
World  (tags: JJapan )

Michael
- 21 hours ago - commondreams.org
Reports obtained by Japan Times show repeated accidents at base that released toxic chemicals into waterways
COLOMBIA: Victoria Sandino FARC Leader Says No More Child Soldiers
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, crime, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, government, humans, HumanRights, news, society, terrorism, world, war, violence )

Dan
- 9 hours ago - politicoscope.com
Today we communicate our decision to end the incorporation of children under 18 into the FARC," rebel leader Victoria Sandino.
Israel Revokes Entry Permits for Dozens of Palestinian Peace Activists
World  (tags: media, news, Palestinian peace activists, occupation-apartheid, palestine, middle-east, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', freedoms, usa )

Jess
- 4 hours ago - 972mag.com
Dozens of Palestinians active in joint peace groups will no longer be able to cross into Israel to give workshops on reconciliation and dialogue.
VIDEO - Ongoing Colonization in Hebron: Israeli Forces Prepare the Illegal Invasion of Palestinian Houses By Israeli Settlers
World  (tags: media, news, Israeli occupation forces, violence against Palestinian civilians, Home demolitions, Palestinian human rights, occupation terrorism-harassment of civil, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, middle-east, world, crime, freedoms, HumanRights )

Jess
- 3 hours ago - palsolidarity.org
On February 3rd 2016, Israeli occupation forces violently opened the door of houses in the vicinity of the Ibrahimi mosque by cutting the door locks with a disk grinder, and then entered these houses
Researcher: Netherlands a Key Link in Poaching, Illegal Wildlife Trade
World  (tags: netherland, key link in poaching, seizures of animals, EU level, corruption, crime, society, world )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - nltimes.nl
Based on EU figures used for his research, Van Uhm concluded that the Netherlands accounts for as much as 14 percent of police and customs seizures of animals and animal products at EU level.
   

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