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Tajikistan: Please Cancel Your Plans for a Forced STI Registry
World  (tags: LGBTQ, human rights, discrimination, persecution, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Government officials in Tajikistan are reportedly compiling lists of lesbian and gay citizens in what they claim to be a public health initiative. But critics worry that this act could be a precursor to forced medical examination and intimidation.
Petition - Australia: Stop Locking Up 10-Year-Old Kids. Help Give Them a Bright Future.
World  (tags: children, imprisonment, children's rights, Children's Welfare, conflict, childhood, Brighter future, freedoms, punishments, ethical concerns, alternative methods, criminal resposibility, family reunion )

Kalliope
- 11 hours ago - amnesty.org.au
Right now, states and territories across Australia are locking up kids as young as 10. Act now and help give kids a brighter future. Every kid deserves to enjoy the freedom of childhood, surrounded by their family and community. No child should be...
The World Is Facing a Clean Water Crisis We Can No Longer Ignore
World  (tags: clean water crisis, clean water act, prevention of further pollution, prevention of longterm effects, responsible behaviour, sustainability, accessibility, safe drinking water, risks, Water Quality, protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - ladyfreethinker.org
In April 2014, the city of Flint experienced something typically reserved for third-world countries and impoverished communities. The city decided to stop using the Detroit Water & Sewerage Department and instead began sourcing the city's water from...
Turkey: Environmental Activist Couple Killed
World  (tags: Turkey, Terrorists, Murder, Environmental activisits, Threats, conflict, crime, death, asia, politics, terrorism, violence, world )

Fiona
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
The killing of two activists who successfully campaigned to shut down a mine has shocked environmentalists in Turkey who fear their deaths will embolden others to kill to protect their profits
In Norway, the Journey Is the Destination VIDEOS
World  (tags: norway, trollstigen, engineering, interesting, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Once part of the trade route that crisscrossed through the country, this passageway, called Trollstigen, or the trollâEUR(TM)s path, remains a spectacular example of the power of engineering in a remote region
Petition - No Jail Time for Abbott Headbutter
World  (tags: australia, Abbott, dropping of charges, inappropriate punishment, Human Rights, asylum seekers, refugees, Detention Centres, degrading, treatment, ethical politics, freedom, conflict )

Kalliope
- 2 hours ago - forcechange.com
Drop charges against Astro Labe. Australian man Astro Labe could now face up to a decade behind bars, after charges related to headbutting former prime minister Tony Abbott were upgraded. Prosecutors have announced Labe's original charge of common...
Canada: Totem Pole Raised On Lelu Island After LNG Project Falls
World  (tags: Canada, LNG pipeline, Lelu Island, British Columbia, First Nations, conflict, corruption, crime, news, world )

Fiona
- 3 hours ago - thenorthernview.com
In a stand of defiance against federal authorities, members of the Gitwilgyoots Tribe and supporters raised a totem pole on Lelu Island on Oct. 20 to signify their claim to the land.
   

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