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Anti-Semitism Has No Place in Palestine Advocacy
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, anti-Semitism, bigotry )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
Anyone who claims to speak for Palestine while condoning acts of bigotry against our Semitic brothers and sisters should not be speaking on our behalf at all, let alone for those suffering in Gaza.
Israeli Professor Proposes Raping Women
World  (tags: Israel, Israeli, Professor, rightwing, right, wing, Mordechai, Kedar, rape, raping, women, Arab, mother, sister, morality )

Sam
- 2 hours ago - rawstory.com
A professor and researcher for a right-wing Israeli think tank suggested in an interview earlier this month that raping Arab women was the only way to deter suicide bombers.
Once And For All!
World  (tags: Israel-Palestine conflict, Peace, Justice, Human Rights )

Eleonora
- 2 hours ago - zope.gush-shalom.org
IN THIS war, both sides have the same aim: to put an end to the situation that existed before it started. ... So why don't the two sides come together without foreign interference and agree on tit for tat?
Open Letter By 50 Israeli Army Reservists on Why They Refuse to Shoot at Palestinians in Gaza
World  (tags: Israel, military, conscripts, Gaza, refusal to serve, conflict, HumanRights, palestine, politics )

Lynn
- 19 hours ago - alternet.org
Whenever the Israeli army drafts the reserves...there are dissenters, resisters, and AWOLers among the troops called to war. Now that Israel has sent troops to Gaza again and reserves are being summoned to service, dozens are refusing to take part.
UN Rights Council Launches Probe Into Israel's Gaza Offensive
World  (tags: freedoms, Gaza Strip, Gaza assault2014. energy war, humanitarian crisis, war crimes, UnitedNations, Refugees&Relief, media, death, children, humans, world, terrorism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - maannews.net
The Gaza offensive marks the worst violence since two spikes in conflict in 2009 and 2012, and has already claimed the lives of more than 685 Palestinians, most of them civilians, and 34 Israelis, 32 of them soldiers.
Meriam and Her Family Finally Leave Sudan
World  (tags: humanrights, deathpenalty, society, terrorism, HumanRights, freedoms, goodnews, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, africa, news )

Steve
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
At last, the news we've all been waiting for. Meriam, Daniel, Martin and Maya have left Sudan and are flying to Italy. Thank you all for your support for Meriam throughout her ordeal. My thanks too for the support you gave me. Much love to all.
Malaysian Jet, Cancelled Tel Aviv Flights Illustrate Dangers of Flying Over Unstable Territory
World  (tags: dangers, planes, commercial flights, airline passengers, ground based weapons )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
The world is pockmarked with volatile hot spots stretching from West Africa to Central Asia -- a wide arc where commercial flights and airline passengers could potentially be at risk from ground-based weapons.
VICTORY: Meriam Released Thanks to Your Help!
World  (tags: Sudan, arrest, apostasy, adultery, death sentence, africa, children, GoodNews, HumanRights )

Lynn
- 30 minutes ago - blog.amnestyusa.org
Great news! ... Meriam Yehya Ibrahim, a Sudanese woman sentenced to death because of her religious beliefs, is free and arrived in Italy with her family yesterday [24 July 2014].
Israeli Military Falsifies Photograph to Justify Bombing El-Wafa Hospital
World  (tags: el-Wafa Hospital, Gaza, bombed twice, war crimes, ethnic cleansing, fearmongering, psychological warfare, massacre, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, terrorism, media, humanrights, unitednations, Refugees&Relief, europe, death, children, world, usa )

Jess
- 1 day ago - imemc.org
Ally Cohen, media coordinator for the ISM states, "anyone on the ground in Palestine knows that the Israeli military are constantly releasing completely fabricated information and reports. The only difference in this case, is that we can prove it."
UN Observer: Israel Slaughters Entire Families
World  (tags: HumanRights, media, UnitedNations, ehnic cleansing, end the siege-occupation of Palestine, Free Gaza!, end all US military aid to Israel, humanitarian, US congress, Gaza Strip massacres-siege 2014, death, children, war, world, usa, europe, terrorism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - imemc.org
"Fear and panic have gripped the population, leading to the displacement of more than 100,000 people, who are now sheltering in UNRWA schools, already double the number of Palestinians who sought refuge in the Agency's schools in the Israeli war on Gaza o
'Zero Tolerance' the Call for Child Marriage and Female Genital Mutilation
World  (tags: violence, africa, asia, freedoms, humanrights, women, child marriage, FGM/C, FGM ZERO TOLERANCE, UnitedNations )

Naoko
- 1 day ago - ipsnews.net
"Millions of young girls around the world are in danger of female genital mutilation and child marriage - and of losing their childhoods forever to these harmful practices" - Susan Bissell, UNICEF's Chief of Child Protection
Israeli Forces Shell UN School Where Displaced Palestinians Gathered, Killing at Least 9
World  (tags: assault on Gaza Strip-siege 2014, UNRWA shelter in Beit Hanoun, war crimes, end all US military aid to Israel, now!, end the siege-attacks on Gaza, BDS, Refugees&Relief, UnitedNations, terrorism, world, children, HumanRights, europe, news, media )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
The first reports came in on Twitter from Palestinians in Gaza, and were then confirmed by CNN's Ben Wedeman, who is reporting from the coastal strip.
Passport The Islamic State Isn't Circumcising Women and Didn't Steal $400 Million Either
World  (tags: middle-east, iraq, Mosul, ISIS, ISIL, misleading reports )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - blog.foreignpolicy.com
the next time you read a story and think that it's too spectacular to be true -- you just may be right. There is enough "bad" news, but irresponsible reporting makes things far worse
U.S. Has 'Evidence That Russia Is Firing' Into Ukraine
World  (tags: conflict, crime, death, ethics, europe, HumanRights, humans, ukraine, russia, politics, society, terrorism, war, world, violence )

Frank
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
"The United States said Thursday it has proof that Russia is firing into Ukraine."- cnn
EU Council Conclusions on the Middle East Peace Process
World  (tags: israel, gaza, hamas, european union, terror, ceasefire )

Miriam
- 14 hours ago - eu-un.europa.eu
The EU calls on Hamas to immediately put an end to these acts and to renounce violence. All terrorist groups in Gaza must disarm. The EU strongly condemns calls on the civilian population of Gaza to provide themselves as human shields.
To Visitors, Africa Has Such Variety and Beauty.
World  (tags: africa, humans, world, travel )

Lone
- 6 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
Many see Africa as the 'dark continent' - a place of poverty, disease and violence. In some cases and places, that may be true, but Africa is a vast place, where over 1 billion people call home.
My Jewish Mother, My Palestinian Father and a Family Torn Apart
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, Gaza, family, Jaffa )

Evelyn
- 3 hours ago - newsweek.com
More than 500 Palestinians and at least 18 Israelis have been sacrificed on the altar of this deluded strategy. When we eventually emerge from the chaos, no one will be safer. And many of the wounds created can possibly never heal.
A Message to the World From Gaza (Stop The Killing)   video
World  (tags: Gaza, Palestine, massacres, civilians, innocence, free Palestine, long live Palestine, human rights, israel )

Gienia
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
As of this moment, 802 people (over 200 children) killed, 5300 injured, over 1000 houses demolished... Stop The Killing...
Wars and Rumors of Wars: Nearly 12% of Entire World Involved in Conflicts
World  (tags: war, rumors of wars, u.s., russia, ukraine, syria, egypt, economic )

Kenneth
- 10 hours ago - secretsofthefed.com
Nearly 12% of the entire globe is involved in a domestic or foreign armed conflict.
The Siyam Family: Fled the Bombing of Their Area Only to Be Massacred By Israel Elsewhere
World  (tags: assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, war crimes, energy war-gas fields, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, zionism-racism, crimes against humanity-israel, news, media, Refugees&Relief, terrorism, world, usa, violence, death, children, blog, europe, HumanRigh )

Jess
- 5 hours ago - middleeastmonitor.com
"I don't want anything, except to see Israeli army commanders on trial as war criminals," says Palestinian Zakariya Siyam, 37, referring to the killers of his wife and a large number of his relatives in the current Israeli offensive on Gaza.
MH17 Disaster Foretells a More Dangerous World
World  (tags: conflict, world, death, HumanRights, news, politics, Refugees&Relief, society, terrorism, UnitedNations, violence, war )

Frank
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
"The Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 disaster is a poignant reminder of the randomness of fortune and misfortune. But it also serves as a prelude to an emerging security environment marked by irregular warfare, proliferated high-end technology and complex"cnn
Wreckage of Algeria Airliner Found in Mali
World  (tags: conflict, death, interesting, terrorism )

Nell
- 12 hours ago - aljazeera.com
Official says "human remains and wreckage" found after Air Algerie plane carrying 116 people went missing. The wreckage of a missing Air Algerie plane has been found about 50km from the border of Burkina Faso near the Malian village of Boulikessi, a pres
Gaza: Seven Day Humanitarian Ceasefire to Honour Eid - Israel Rejects
World  (tags: Gaza, Human Rights, Israel, Middle-East, News, War Crimes, Crimes against Humanity, Terror, Horror )

Eleonora
- 3 hours ago - egyptianstreets.com
Israel's cabinet has unanimously rejected a ceasefire proposal sponsored by US Secretary of State John Kerry expressing concerns over the proposal's terms.
Powerful and Coldhearted
World  (tags: humans, world, interesting, unfeeling, unloving, coldhearted, ethics, empathy, mirror system, mirror neurons, republicans )

David
- 2 hours ago - nytimes.com
Can people in high positions of power -- presidents, bosses, celebrities, even dominant spouses -- easily empathize with those beneath them? Psychological research suggests the answer is no.
Victorville Man Arrested In Human-Trafficking Operation Involving 7 Victims
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, crime, pimping, Human Trafficking )

Rose
- 45 minutes ago - losangeles.cbslocal.com
Investigators Friday announced the arrest of a Victorville man they believe was involved in a human-trafficking ring operating out of the High Desert, Ontario and Redlands area.
Israeli And Palestinian Families Come Together To Promote Reconciliation (VIDEO)
World  (tags: middle-east, israel, palestine, Bassam Aramin, Rami Elhanin, Parents Circle Family Forum )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - live.huffingtonpost.com
'I will not use my being a victim to creat new victims" Amidst the violence in Israel and Gaza, Palestinian and Israeli families come together to promote dialogue and reconciliation. Parents Circle Family Forum brings together >600 Israeli & Palestinians
CNN Freelancer Abducted By Pro-Russian Separatists
World  (tags: corruption, crime, society, terrorism, violence, war, world, freelancer, abduction, Donetsk CNN )

Lone
- 17 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Armed men from the self-declared Donetsk People's Republic, led by an official named Alexandr Kalyussky, seized Anton Skiba outside of Donbass Palace Hotel after Skiba and a CNN crew returned from reporting on Malaysia Air Flight 17.
South African Advocacy Group Calls for Ban on Fracking
World  (tags: S. Africa, fracking )

Michael
- 10 hours ago - oilgasdaily.com
A South African advocacy group called for a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing operations for natural gas despite support from President Jacob Zuma. Guess who will win???
 

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