get: Mohamed Sheikh Hassan, Minister of Defense in Somalia
Goal: End sexual abuse against women by Somalian soldiers
Sexual exploitation and abuse by soldiers of the African Union Mission is rampant, according to a Human Rights Watch repo
Target: Autism SocietyThere was a case in Kissimmee, FL where a 10 year old autistic boy, named Ryan, was cuffed and thrown on top of a police car for
Ryan had a bad meltdown which resulted in his violent state, and the principle c
When you hear about modern-day slavery, you probably picture some third-world brutality occurring in Africa or Southeast Asia (and if you just muttered something about your unpaid office internship, go ahead and slap yourself right now)
"Turning their backs on the prevailing austerity government, Swedish voters on Sunday elected the Social Democrat Party and its head Stefan Löfven to lead the country, allowing the center-left parties to reclaim power in the historically socialist state."
Dozens of reserve soldiers from Israel's top electronic surveillance unit say they will no longer spy on Palestinians living under occupation, an unprecedented rebuke to Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's security policies.
The documentary THRIVE (using science, consciousness and activism) offers real solutions, empowering the people with strategies for reclaiming our lives and our future, free from the destructive global power structure based on the current monetary system.
When the IDF destroyed Al Wafa hospital completely by airstrikes on Jul. 23, it abandoned the pretense that it was a Hamas rocket launch site. Instead it released a video purporting to show firing at IDF troops from the hospital - a film dating from 2009
On August 2, ISIS fighters took over Sinjar, in the north of Iraq. Since then, thousands of civilians from Sinjar and its environs, mainly belonging to the Yezidi community, have fled the area and are seeking refuge in other areas, especially the KRG...
How the U.S. Can Stop ISIS -- Peacefully
To President Obama and the Members of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives:Before we commit to a "limited," "support troop" reinvasion of Iraq, can we please hit the pause button and consider non-military
"The Saudi Royal Family hopes nuclear will provide 15 percent of the Kingdom's power (18 GWe) within 20 years, together with a similar 15 percent (40 GWe) from solar (WNN). They are planning to invest $80 billion to build more than a dozen nuclear..."
What strategy religious institutions should adopt in confronting extremist groups? - A comprehensive strategy that engages with all shades of opinion. To be successful, any campaign must be able to think outside the box of existing politics & religion
I grew up in Baghdad in a middle-class family. My father served in the Iraqi Air Force and often traveled internationally; my mother was a math teacher; my siblings all attended college. I graduated from the most prestigious high school in Baghdad before
Tony Rooke refused to pay a TV license fee because the BBC intentionally misrepresented facts about the 9/11 attacks, he alleged. It is widely known that the BBC reported the collapse of World Trade Center Building 7 over 20 minutes before it occurred. WT
The opening of the school year in Gaza this week was the most harrowing in living memory. Hundreds of psychologists were on hand at all 252 UNRWA schools to lead a week of counseling for 241,000 students. We began with a roll call to see who was alive...
Yesha said that, back in January of 2014, 374,469 settlers lived in the West Bank and Jerusalem, and that the current number of settlers (382,031) is a 2% increase. It said that the biggest settlement is Beitar Illit settlement, located southwest of...