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Petition EU Referendum Rules Triggering a 2nd EU Referendum
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humans, government, freedoms, europe, ethics, EU, Referendum, 2nd EU Referendum, HM Government, UK, British )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - petition.parliament.uk
We the undersigned call upon HM Government to implement a rule that if the remain or leave vote is less than 60% based a turnout less than 75% there should be another referendum.
Brexit Campaign Wins: Britain Votes to Leave the European Union
World  (tags: Britain, UK, Brexit, EU, depression, recession, worldwide, UnitedNations, world, war, crime, death, ethics, europe, conflict, corruption )

Roger
- 1 day ago - smh.com.au
is that the event that will be the beginning of a worldwide deep depression worse than 1929...some economic experts fear so !
Britain's EU Exit: What Comes Next?
World  (tags: europe, freedoms, government, UK, Brexit, EU, society )

John
- 1 day ago - npr.org
United Kingdom voters sent shockwaves across Europe and beyond with their vote to exit the European Union. The "Brexit" vote stunned the country's political elite, the financial markets and British bookmakers. It is going to be a big deal.
Petitioning Sadiq Khan: Declare London Independent From the UK and Apply to Join the EU.
World  (tags: Brexit, UK, London, international city, petition, Sadiq Khan, independence, EU membership )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - change.org
London is an international city, and we want to remain at the heart of Europe. Let's face it - the rest of the country disagrees. So rather than passive aggressively vote against each other at every election, let's make the divorce official
A Pyrrhic Victory? Boris Johnson Wakes Up to the Costs of Brexit
World  (tags: UK, Brexit, Vote Leave, boris johnson, pyrrhic victory )

Evelyn
- 4 hours ago - theguardian.com
Vote Leave's poster boy should have been crowing, so why was his post-referendum press conference so subdued? A rather pale Johnson said leaving Europe neednâEUR(TM)t mean pulling up the drawbridge.
Israeli Extremists Attack Palestinian Christians During Pentecost Prayer, Shouting "You Are Evil"
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, extremist Jews, Eastern Orthodox Christians, Pentecostal procession, Room of the Last Supper, Mount Zion, King David's Tomb )

Evelyn
- 22 hours ago - imemc.org
King David's Tomb is supposed to be open to people of all religions to pray, but it has unofficially been turned into a synagogue. Jewish rabbis prevent any non-Jews from entering, apart from five times a year.
Please Sign-Petition: @Merkel -We Demand a EU Referendum in Germany
World  (tags: humanrights, politics, world )

Chrissy
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
@Merkel -we demand a EU referendum in Germany
The British Are Frantically Googling What the E.U. Is, Hours After Voting to Leave It
World  (tags: Brexit, EU, voters, consequences, europe, government, politics, world )

John
- 1 hour ago - washingtonpost.com
The whole world is reeling after a milestone referendum in Britain to leave the European Union. And although leaders of the campaign to exit Europe are crowing over their victory, it seems many Britons may not even know what they had actually voted for.
Swedish Authorities Could Relent and Interview Julian Assange at Ecuadorian Embassy
World  (tags: Sweden, Julian Assange London, Ecuador )

Judy
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Swedish prosecutors have until now refused to travel abroad to interview Mr Assange and have instead suggested that he should be present in the country before they start the next stage of proceedings.
I Survived Human Trafficking. That Makes Me the Exception to the Rule
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, Human Trafficking, survivors )

Rose
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
I feel cold metal on my wrists. I hear the click of the handcuffs. I see my hysterical toddler son being put into a police car and I wish I could say that the rest is a blu
After The Brexiit Vote: Another Possibility For Scottish Independence
World  (tags: Brexit, Scotland, Scottish independence from the UK )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - ibtimes.com
Sturgeon said: âEURoeScotland has delivered a strong, unequivocal vote to remain in the EU, and I welcome that endorsement of our European status. Please note, comment and forward.
More Profit, Less Fish: Study Shows Canada Failing at Ocean Stewardship
World  (tags: Canada failing at ocean stewardship )

Michael
- 20 hours ago - cbc.ca
A new study shows Canada's fishery is in dire straits, with the industry more focused on making money than building sustainable catches for future generations.
Please Sign-Ban Palmoil - Rettet Den Regenwald E.V.
World  (tags: humanrights, health, palmoil )

Chrissy
- 55 minutes ago - regenwald.org
ban palmoil in foodproducts-please sign and share
TAKE ACTION: Free Five Young Palestinian Activists From Political Detention
World  (tags: palestine, media, news, middle-east, Palestinian prisoners, samidoun, petitions, political detentions, Free activists, occupation of Palestine, prisoners, Oslo Accords, Palestinian Authority, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms )

Jess
- 8 minutes ago - change.org
Five Palestinian young men, Basil al-Araj, 33; Mohammed Harb, 23; Haitham Siyaj, 19; Mohammed al-Salamen, 19; and Ali Dar al-Sheikh, 22, are currently imprisoned
PepsiCo Products in Indonesia Tainted With Worker Abuses, Report Finds
World  (tags: Pepsico )

Michael
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
A new investigation into the palm oil plantations of Indofood, the sole maker of PepsiCo products in the Southeast Asian country, reveal child labor, exposure to hazardous chemicals, below minimum-wage payments and more.
China Factories Closed Over Toxic School Tracks Scare
World  (tags: toxic waste )

Michael
- 20 hours ago - terradaily.com
Chinese authorities have shut down nine factories and detained some executives after reports that toxic industrial waste was used to make running tracks widely used at schools, official media said Thursday.
Viewpoint: Brexit Throws Uncertain EU Off Balance
World  (tags: Brexit, EU, UK, vote, europe, freedoms, government, news, politics, society, world )

John
- 3 hours ago - bbc.com
A while ago France's National Front (FN) leader Marine Le Pen said that if the UK voted to leave the EU, it would be like the Berlin Wall falling in 1989.
   

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