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Settlement-Building 'Intended to Undermine Peace', British Official Says
World  (tags: illegal settlements-occupation, Israel crimes, Phillip Hammond. U.K., end the occupation-siege of Gaza, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', UnitedNations, middle-east, usa, world, europe )

- 6 hours ago -
"Where they are built 'will not define border' -- Settlements 'can be demolished" - said Phillip Hammond, British Foreign Secretary.
When a Metaphor Is Not Just a Metaphor...
World  (tags: Cartoon, Haaretz, US, Israel, relations, plane, fly, into, building )

- 6 hours ago -
...but an attempt to tell the truth about what happened! It took a cartoonist to tell us the truth about what really happened!
Al Aqsa Mosque Is Closed Off for First Time in 47 Years as Tensions Flare
World  (tags: Al Aqsa mosque, Closed Military Zone, repression-intimidation, Palestinian Authority, human rights, Right to Assembly-worship, IDF ABUSES, ILLEGAL OCCUPATION, Haram al-Sharif, violations of international law, Jerusalem, world, terrorism, violence )

- 6 hours ago -
For the first time since 1967 the Israeli military has closed off Haram al-Sharif - the Noble Sanctuary and Al Aqsa Mosque to worshipers.
Monsanto Records $156 Million Loss For Fourth Quarter (NYSE:MON)
World  (tags: conservation, animals, ecosystems, CO2emissions, destruction, environment, climate, climate-change, climatechange, forests, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, healthconditions, humans )

- 10 hours ago -
Monsanto Co. reported that the company recorded a loss of $156 million in the latest quarter, a loss that was considerably higher than expected. The loss amounted to about 31 cents per share. Analysts expected a loss of around 24 cents per share.
NATO Says Russian Jets, Bombers Circle Europe in Unusual Incidents
World  (tags: Russia, Military, Provocative, Putin, Bombers, MIG-31s, Other Craft, EU, Europe, Growing Tension )

- 11 hours ago -
"Over the Atlantic Ocean and the North, Black and Baltic seas, Russian bombers, fighter jets and tanker aircraft were detected flying in international airspace"
Russian Bombers Over Europe
World  (tags: Europe, EU, NATO, High Alert, Russia, Russian Bombers, Provocative )

- 11 hours ago -
"NATO detected and monitored four groups of Russian military aircraft conducting significant military manoeuvers in European airspace over the Baltic Sea, North Sea/Atlantic Ocean, and Black Sea on October 28 and 29, 2014."
World  (tags: politics, middle-east )

- 12 hours ago -
Sec of State Kerry: 'Chickenshit' slur 'disgraceful, unacceptable, damaging'
World  (tags: middle-east )

- 12 hours ago - Home Israel & the Region
Israel accuses Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas of inciting the recent violence Jerusalem has seen near-daily clashes between Palestinian protesters and Israeli police
Sex Trafficking, Slavery and Forced Marriage on the Rise in Australia, Say Police
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, crime, government, humans, media, news, society, unitednations, UnitedNations, violence, world )

- 13 hours ago -
In New Zealand too. Victims are stigmatised by communities. Lies and threats against victims.
Netanyahu Urges Restraint in Jerusalem: No One Should Take Law Into Their Own Hands
World  (tags: Israel, palestinian terrorism )

- 13 hours ago -
PM holds special security consultations in wake of Glick attack, says Israel 'must be level-headed and act with determination and responsibility.'
Guatemalan Officers Face Sexual Slavery Charges in Historic Trial
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, corruption, crime, ethics, government, humanrights, media, news, society, unitednations, violence, war, world, UnitedNations, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

- 13 hours ago -
Crimes against humanity, sex slavery, forced disappearances, rapes, victims are stigmatised by their communities, lies and threats against victims.
Secret Manuals Show the Spyware Sold to Despots and Cops Worldwide
World  (tags: Politics, Police State )

Walter L
- 16 hours ago -
When Apple and Google unveiled new encryption schemes last month, law enforcement officials complained that they wouldn't be able to unlock evidence on criminals' digital devices. What they didn't say is that there are already methods to bypass encryption
Fierce Clashes in East Jerusalem Lead to Closure of Al-Aqsa Mosque or Temple Mount
World  (tags: Israel, palestinian terrorism )

- 16 hours ago -
The Al-Aqsa compound, or Temple Mount, which is a central cause of the latest violence, was closed to all visitors - Muslims, Jews and tourists - as a security precaution.
Temple Mount Closure Is Victory to Terrorists
World  (tags: Israel, palestinian terrorism )

- 16 hours ago -
"The assassin achieved his aim," Fegilin said, "there are no Jews on Temple Mount."
Nobel Winner Malala to Donate $50,000 to Gaza Schools
World  (tags: Malala Yousafzai, Nobel Peace Prize winner, donation, UNRWA, Gaza schools, Gaza )

- 17 hours ago -
Children's rights activist and Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai, who on Wednesday received the 2014 World's Children's Prize in Sweden, said she would donate the $50,000 award money to help rebuild schools in Gaza.
BBC Upholds Complaint Over 'Operation Brother's Keeper' Report .
World  (tags: BBC, 'Operation Brother's Keeper', reporting, inaccuracies, flag, truthtelling, occupation, IDF abuses, murder, Israel, media )

- 20 hours ago -
To describe those Palestinians shot dead by Israeli forces as having been "killed in fighting with Israeli troops" was inaccurate, misleading, and offensive. One of them, for example, was unarmed and mentally disabled
Praise Clinic for Victims of Female Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: world, humanrights, ACTION THANKING, helping victims of FGM )

- 1 day ago -
arget: University College London Hospitals' Dr. Deborah Hodes and Professor Sarah Creighton Goal: Applaud opening of clinic to offer services to girls at risk for, or suffering from, female genital mutilation
Kurdish Peshmerga's Female Fighters
World  (tags: human rights, middle-east, iraq, syria, Refugees&Relief, women, freedoms, conflict, violence, war, world, society, terrorism, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Kurdish Peshmerga's female fighters train to fight Isis forces
Syria: 19-Year-Old Kurdish Woman Fighter 'Kills Herself Rather Than Falling Into Isis' Hands'
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', iraq, syria, middle-east, women, war, Refugees&Relief, news, violence, war, world, conflict, usa, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
A 19-year-old Kurdish fighter who appeared on a BBC report about Kurdish YPG women warriors in Syria has reportedly killed herself rather than falling into the hands of Isis (now known as Islamic State).
The Hidden Story of How America and Britain Overthrew The Government of Their 'Ally' Australia - Alternet
World  (tags: Austraila, usa, Great Britain, ethics, politics, world, violence, freedoms, conflict, society )

- 1 day ago -
Empire is an ugly business. Across the political and media elite in Australia, a silence has descended on the memory of the great, reforming prime minister Gough Whitlam, who has died. His achievements are recognised, if grudgingly, his mistakes noted in
Scientists Discover Huge 'Bathtub Ring' Of Oil On Sea Floor From BP Spill
World  (tags: animals, climate, climatechange, climate-change, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, GoodNews, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, healthconditions, pollution, protection, nature, oceans, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Scientists have discovered yet another unforeseen effect of BP's historic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico: a 1,235-square-mile "bathub ring" of oil on the deep ocean's floor.
Afghanistan: A Father's Journey in the Footsteps of His Fallen Son
World  (tags: death, humans, interesting, Afghanistan war, war, world )

- 1 day ago -
Tony Lewis's son Conrad was killed in action in Afghanistan in 2011. His father travelled to the country to try to understand what he died for.
Gentle Mizoram Washes Away The Rabid Intolerant Racism Of 'Mainland' India
World  (tags: India, Mizoram, racism, humans, Rashmi Oberoi )

- 1 day ago -
We need to educate, we need to accept, and we need to understand that we are being racist towards our very own people. How unfortunate and sad is that! The bottom line is that any form of racism is unacceptable of course.

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