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A Message to Israel: Time to Stop Lying to the World
World  (tags: Israel, stop, lies, lying, play, victim, dominant, power, Middle, East, abuse, Palestinians, ethnic, cleansing )

- 1 day ago -
You don't get to act like a victim any more. "Poor little Israel" just sounds silly when you're the dominant power in the Middle East. Calling Hamas the 'aggressor' is undignified. Gaza is little more than a large Israeli concentration camp.
Free Iranian Human Rights Activist Narges Mohammadi
World  (tags: iranian, human rights activist, Narges Mchammadi, prisoner of conscience, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', corruption, ethics, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
Release Narges Mohammadi immediately and unconditionally, as she is a prisoner of conscience, held solely for her peaceful exercise of her rights to freedom of expression, association, and peaceful assembly;
Sign the Petition: Justice for Doctors Without Borders
World  (tags: Doctors without borders, justice, Humanitarian Aid, war crimes, politics, violence, ethics )

- 4 hours ago -
In the middle of the night on Saturday, a U.S. military plane "repeatedly and very precisely" bombed a Doctors Without Borders hospital filled with doctors, nurses and wounded patients in Kunduz, Afghanistan.
Lambs Slammed to the Floor for Wool | Take Action | Peta2.Com
World  (tags: animalcruelty, cruelty, animaladvocates, sadness, protection, environment, humans, violence )

- 1 day ago -
Lambs slammed to the floor for wool - Take action -
Petition to Implement the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
World  (tags: Human Rights, fundamental human rights, international agreement, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, worldwide, ethics )

- 8 hours ago -
The Universal Declaration of Human Rights is the fundamental and international agreement on what human rights are, and so must be known and applied throughout the world. Make your voice heard.
Syria's 'Moderates' Have Disappeared... and There Are No Good Guys
World  (tags: Syria, moderates, ISIS, opposition, regime, NATO, Russia, bombing, Chechen )

- 1 day ago -
There are no good guys and bad guys in the Syrian war. The Russians don't care about the innocents they kill any more than do the Syrian army or Nato. Any movie of the Syrian war should be entitled War Criminals Galore!
Climate Change Threat to Inuit Way of Life
World  (tags: Climate change threat to Inuit way of li )

- 1 day ago -
Tree cover in the region is moving slowly but steadily north. Around Umiujaq, stunted spruces are replacing mosses and lichens, joined by newcomers like Canadian elk, groundhogs, and even toads. For the first time, the region experiences heatwaves
European Court of Justice Rules Facebook/US Web Data Agreement Invalid
World  (tags: Facebook, spying, spy, NSA, USA, Ireland, EU, privacy, concerns, concerns, HumanRights, freedoms, corruption, crime, ethics, europe )

- 21 hours ago -
one can only dream that states spying on ALL their citizens will stop soon !
NATO Says Russian Ground Troops in Syria, Turkey's Airspace Violated Again
World  (tags: conflict, violence, war, world, UnitedNations, Nato, middle-east, news, politics, government, europe, usa, russia, terrorism, society, Refugees&Relief )

- 19 hours ago -
Russian involvement in the 4½-year-old Syrian civil war seems to be escalating, with NATO's secretary general confirming Tuesday a second incursion by Russian planes into Turkish airspace and saying Russian ground troops were in Syria as well.
Dharamsala : Tibetans Picked Upon By Gaddi Thugs
World  (tags: Dharamsala : Tibetans picked upon by Gad )

- 7 hours ago -
Small and dirty conditions of Dharamshala, illustrate how fragile life is for Tibetans without citizenship. Last year in Dharamshala, a Tibetan man in his 30s was thrown off from a third story building by a half dozen local Gaddi men
Jailed Saudi Blogger Raif Badawi Named Co-Winner of PEN Pinter Prize
World  (tags: saudi blogger, Raif Badawi, PEN Pinter prize, Wikipedia, co-founder, Jimmy wales, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, humanrights, government )

- 1 hour ago -
Wikipedia co-founder Jimmy Wales accepts award on BadawiâEUR(TM)s behalf and criticises British government for close links to Saudi regime
Commentary: A Silver Lining of the War on ISIS?
World  (tags: ISIS, world, Muslim society, self-criticism, society, Rubeiz )

- 1 day ago -
In the international war on ISIS, a hidden silver lining is emerging: serious self-criticism within Muslim society, and growing convergence of opinion of world leaders on ISIS.
What Was Abdul-Rahman Doing in the Last Few Minutes of His Life?
World  (tags: Abdul-Rahman Obeidallah, Bethlehem, occupation oppression-apartheid, ethnic cleansing of Palestine-civilians, media, middle-east, palestine, news, crime, death, children, usa, violence, world, israel, freedoms, UnitedNations, society, terrorism )

- 11 hours ago -
As the overwhelming news of Israeli snipers executing the 13-year-old schoolboy Abdul-Rahman Obeidallah shook Bethlehem, furious demonstrations dominated the streets.
TAKE ACTION: Sign the Petition: Justice for Doctors Without Borders
World  (tags: MSF, Medecins sans Frontieres, Doctors without borders )

- 27 minutes ago -
âEURoeImmediately comply with the demands presented by Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) in their official statement on the grave violation of International Humanitarian Law at Kunduz:
World  (tags: politics, violence, war, world, freedoms, conflict, unitednations, government, humanrights, terrorism, violence, war )

- 18 hours ago -
Henning Mankell Wanted to Destroy the Monster of Israeli Apartheid
World  (tags: Henning Mankell, world, apartheid Israel, Gaza Freedom Flotilla, Wallander Sweden Gaza, occupation-siege of Gaza, PalFest, Hebron, Jenin, Mozambique, Norway apartheid state-repression, media, middle-east, news, palestine, UnitedNations, freedoms )

- 11 hours ago -
Henning Mankell, the creator of the Swedish detective Wallander and activist for Palestinian and African rights, has died at home aged 67.
Kickstarter Pairs With UNHCR to Help Syrian Refugees After White House Call
World  (tags: world, Refugees&Relief, politics, violence, middle-east )

- 8 hours ago -
The crowdfunding website, which normally backs creative projects, will raise money for humanitarian relief in a project featuring Guardian video reportage
Raed Salah Blames Netanyahu for Escalation in Palestinian Territories .
World  (tags: Al-Aqsa Mosque, Raed Salah, East Jerusalem-Silwan, palestine occupied territoires, Palestinian human rights, Refugees&Relief, media, middle-east, news, world, UnitedNations, terrorism, violence, children, freedoms, europe )

- 25 minutes ago -
âEURoeNetanyahu thought that the weakness in the Arab region would give him a chance to partition Al-Aqsa, but this will not happen
Amnesty Urges Israel to Halt Collective Punishment of Palestinians .
World  (tags: amnesty international HumanRights, collective punishment-retaliation, racism-occupation, apartheid state, oppression-zionism, world, UnitedNations, israel, media, middle-east, palestine, news, death, crime, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', freedoms, europe, usa )

- 22 minutes ago -
Amnesty International yesterday called on Israel to halt its house demolitions policy as a collective punishment measure against Palestinians in the occupied territories.
Turkey Is in Serious Trouble
World  (tags: world, Turkey, politics, terrorism, society, Refugees&Relief, war, conflict, ethics, europe, HumanRights, middle-east, russia, syria )

- 19 hours ago -
The country has seen periods of turmoil before. But this time may be different.
United Arab Emirates: Revealing the Dark Face of the Gulf State Where Human Rights Abuses Are a Daily Occurrance
World  (tags: United Arab Emirates, torture, arrests, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, humanrights )

- 2 hours ago -
Behind the glittering facade arrests imprisonments and torture go largely unchallenged by countries keen to secure business deals. Now an award winning activist says Britain must take a stand
Why the World Bank Is Changing the Definition of the Word Poor
World  (tags: World Bank, poverty, poor )

- 5 minutes ago -
By 2030 eradicate extreme poverty for all people everywhere currently measured as people living on less than $1.25 a day. But just 10 days later the goalposts shifted. 

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