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Poof- Statement on Peace Process
World  (tags: middle-east, peace talks 2013-4, Kerry, israel, palestine, Congress, report )

- 1 day ago -
For the first time-- and despite later efforts to backtrack-- a US Secretary of State admitted it was the Israelis who derailed talks.
PETITION - Tell Barclays To Stop Financing Mountaintop Removal
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
Leading global banks are ending financing relationships with mountaintop removal coal producers. But Barclays, the British banking giant, poured $550 million dollars into the horrific practice in 2013..
Stop Killing Innocent Florida Black Bears! - Please Sign!
World  (tags: Stop, killing, innocent, Florida, black bears, cruelty )

- 21 hours ago -
Florida Black Bears are naturally docile, shy creatures. Florida Black Bears, who once populated the entire state of Florida, dropped in numbers to merely 300 bears in the 1970's and were put on the list of state-threatened species.
Kazakhstan - The Unexpected Vacation
World  (tags: Kazakhstan, people, places, travel )

- 4 hours ago -
The central Asian nation of Kazakhstan declared its independence from the former Soviet Union in December of 1991.
Cheney: Obama Would Rather Fund Food Stamps Than the Military
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
Bloody warmongering idiot thinks the military is needed anymore. Food stamps for the hungry are much more important!
Effective Immediately: France Bans All GMO Cultivation
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
The French National Assembly has made a sweeping declaration with a new bill, effective immediately. No more genetically modified crops...
PHOTOS: Palestinians Mourn Woman Who Died After Inhaling Tear Gas
World  (tags: HumanRights, Refugees&Relief, Israeli forces, terrorism, vilence aginst civilians, end all US military aid to Israel, tear gas, weapons of war, free Palestine, end the illegal israel occupation, BDS, Israeli violations, tryranny-oppression, apartheid )

- 19 hours ago -
The death of a 45-year-old woman in Aida Refugee Camp exposes the ongoing abuse of crowd control weapons that all too often become lethal in the hands of Israeli forces.
Ferry Captain on Only Lifeboat Deployed? Passengers May Be Alive in Air Pockets
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
Pictures of the captain today show him hanging his head in shame under the hood of a sweatshirt. The possibility of survivors still left in the hull of the sunken ferry is under investigation by Korean authorities...
Edward Snowden Defends Decision to Question Putin
World  (tags: Edward Snowden, live on Russian TV, Putin, surveillance programs, intel services )

- 23 hours ago -
Vladimir Putin must be called to account on surveillance just like Obama I questioned the Russian president live on TV to get his answer on the record, not to whitewash him
PETITION - Iraq: Don't Legalize Forced Child Marriage
World  (tags: news )

- 1 hour ago -
We may not have much time to stop Iraq from legalizing forced child marriage and a lifetime of domestic and sexual slavery for girls and women. Will you help?
Google Wants You to Know It's Reading Your E-Mails
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
It's no secret that Google keeps an eye on what users of its services are into. But on Monday, the company updated Gmail's terms of service to spell out its relationship with users in no uncertain terms:...
Israel Occupation Forces Demolish EU-Funded West Bank Housing Shelters
World  (tags: Jerusalem, West Bank, Israel occupation, Jabal al-Baba, demolitions-evictions, Palestinian property-land rights, discrimination, racis, ehtnic cleansing, E1, red line, landtheft, dispossession-displacement, humanitarian, housing, European Union )

- 1 day ago -
JERUSALEM (AFP) -- Israel has demolished several European Union-funded humanitarian housing shelters in a highly sensitive strip of West Bank land near Jerusalem, an EU official said Friday
Proof That The Easter Bunny Is Real!
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
Yeah the Easter bunny is real! I saw him. even ask my mom if you don't believe me...
Culture Secretary Javid Is Cabinet's New Israel Ally
World  (tags: HumanRights, israel, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, Refugees, world, apartheid )

- 20 hours ago -
He describes himself as: "a proud, British-born Muslim", but said that if he had to settle in the Middle East, he would opt for Israel, "the only nation in the Middle East that shares the same democratic values as Britain.
Putin Stands Out as a Real World Leader
World  (tags: news )

- 14 hours ago -
Of course, the ever-so smart Western media would distort this fact as a product of Russian propagandizing of its people.
Why Does the U.S. Have Military Bases All Over the World? Paranoid Government Funded Mainstream News Propaganda?
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
The U.S. has military bases in Guam, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, Singapore, Qatar, Greenland, Australia, Brazil, Bahrain, Kuwait. I'm not even including the ones that I think are important and have nearby dangerous enemies...
McDonald's Foreign Workers Call It 'Slavery' - Video
World  (tags: news )

- 1 day ago -
Foreign workers recruited from Belize are accusing McDonald's Canada of treating them like "slaves," by effectively forcing them to share an expensive apartment - then deducting almost half their take-home pay as rent.
Abbas' Office Scrambles to Deny Reports He Condemned Passover Terror Attack
World  (tags: israel, media, middle-east, news, palestine, politics, terrorism, violence, war, world )

- 20 hours ago -
The office of Pres. Abbas rushed to deny reports that the Palestinian leader had condemned a deadly terrorist attack on an Israeli family, after Abbas's silence on the matter had been blasted as deeply complicating efforts to sustain flagging peace talks.
Sylmar Couple Charged With Human Trafficking, Slavery Involving Young Girl
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', usa, children, Human traficking charges of nine year ol )

- 19 hours ago -
A Sylmar couple has been charged with human trafficking and slavery involving a 9-year-old girl who was smuggled from El Salvador.
Fantasy of Superiority: How the Israeli Media Pits Mizrahim Against Asylum Seekers
World  (tags: Israeli journalists, blame, African asylum seekers, Oriental Jews, agitator, riots, slums of Tel Aviv, deportations, asylum seekers, Israeli media )

- 18 hours ago -
Israeli journalists are only inflaming tensions by blaming longtime Oriental Jews residents of south Tel Aviv for the plight of African asylum seekers. So one must ask: why aren't journalists actually holding the government accountable?
America Has Become a Police State
World  (tags: news )

- 8 hours ago -
In recent years, a growing number of authors, intellectuals, activists and even politicians in the United States who are concerned about the future of their country have been constantly warning that the United States is becoming a police state...
PTSD and Mental Health: How America's Wars Came Home With the Troops - NO MORE WAR!
World  (tags: news )

- 6 hours ago -
Since 2002, soldiers and veterans have been committing murder individually and in groups, killing wives, girlfriends, children, fellow soldiers, friends, acquaintances, complete strangers, and -- in appalling numbers -- themselves.
Was the Dropping of the Atomic Bombs Necessary?
World  (tags: news )

- 5 hours ago -
Aug 6 and Aug 9 marked the 65th anniversaries of the unnecessary dropping of the atomic bombs on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. They did not stop the war, it was already over...
After Russian Moves in Ukraine, Eastern Europe Shudders, NATO to Increase Presence
World  (tags: freedoms, conflict, ethics, europe, iraq, middle-east, death, crime, HumanRights, world, war, violence, usa, Refugees&Relief )

- 52 minutes ago -
For decades, NATO has expanded inexorably outward, taking on new members and new missions that have carried it far beyond its original mandate in Western Europe and deep into the former Soviet sphere.
Are You Ready For The Price Of Food To More Than Double By The End Of This Decade?
World  (tags: news )

- 16 hours ago -
Do you think that the price of food is high now? Just wait. If current trends continue, many of the most common food items that Americans buy will cost more than twice as much by the end of this decade.
"All War Is Stupid"
World  (tags: war, violence, death )

- 16 hours ago -
t was one of TIME magazine's most dramatic covers. A lone soldier stood atop a pile of rocks and rubble, a tiny dot on a landscape of rugged mountains towering into the horizon. Title: "Afghanistan: THE RIGHT WAR."
Ukraine: Thousands of Zoo Animals on the Verge of Starving
World  (tags: AnimalWelfare, zoo, conflict, ukraine, russia )

- 9 hours ago -
Due to the economic and political crisis in Ukraine, more than 6,000 zoo animals are on the edge of starvation. A South-African entrepreneur and animal lover living in Ukraine is coming to their rescue.
Why Is the U.S. OK With Israel Having Nukes But Not Iran?
World  (tags: news )

- 5 hours ago -
WASHINGTON - Iranian officials sometimes respond to accusations that Tehran is seeking a nuclear weapons capability by replying that not only do they not want a bomb but that they'd actually like to see a nuclear-weapons-free Middle East.
Israeli Forces Fire Tear Gas at Christian Pilgrims in Al-Eizariya
World  (tags: violence, East Jerusalem, hate, fearmongering, oppression, al-Eizariya, freedom of worship-movement, Israeli persecution of Christians, harassment, abuses, Tomb of Lazarus, al-Eizariya Israeli troopsl, Christian pilgrims, tear gas inhalation )

- 1 hour ago -
JERUSALEM - Dozens of Christian pilgrims suffered from excessive tear gas inhalation on Friday after Israeli troops fired tear gas canisters
Special Report: How the U.S. Made Its Putin Problem Worse
World  (tags: US/Russia )

- 1 hour ago -
"Because he has a number of, I think, pretty serious strategic disadvantages - a one-dimensional economy, a political system and a political elite that's pretty rotten through corruption." Sound familiar?

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