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SumOfUs: Here's How You Can Help With the Refugee Crisis
World  (tags: refugee crisis, HumanRights, Refugees&Relief )

- 11 hours ago -
SumOfUs is an activist organization that fights against corporate abuses. But now they have put together an action page of ways regular people can help during the current refugee crisis. People are dying. Governments are failing them. We need to act.
TAKE ACTION NOW! EU: Stop the Drownings
World  (tags: Refugees&Relief, politics, europe, Refugees&Relief, society, humanrights, freedoms )

- 6 hours ago -
We call on you to urgently lead the world to a humane 21st century refugee policy that saves lives and protects people fleeing war and hunger. T
Refugee Crisis: Hundreds Set Off From Budapest on Foot
World  (tags: refugees, world crisis, european crisis, Budapest, Germany, links to help )

- 4 hours ago -
This article covers a lot of territory in the many areas where refugees are and what is being done to help them, what the refugees themselves are doing. Also on thread I've included how YOU can help to a link that offers many ways you can do this.
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, prime minister harper, refugees, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', death, government, humans, humanrights, HumanRights, society, war, world )

- 1 day ago -
AylanâEUR(TM)s family was one of thousands fleeing Syria in search of safety in Europe. They set out on that dangerous journey after an application one of AylanâEUR(TM)s uncles had made to resettle with an aunt in Canada was rejected for unknown reasons.
Palestinians Worse Off Than Ever as Settler Numbers Soar, Says UN
World  (tags: Rights and Accountability, Israeli settlements, Obama, endall U.S. aid to Israel, stop the settlements, violence against civilians, USA, news, economy, Gaza, #GazaUnderAttack, West Bank, media, middle-east, world, news, freedoms, death, children )

- 1 day ago -
Palestinians are economically worse off than ever before as the number of Israeli settlers on their land sets records, a new report by the United Nations trade and development agency UNCTAD reveals.
Parents of Tamimi Boy Jailed
World  (tags: ramallah, prisoners, news report, Mohammad al-Tamimi, Basil and Nariman al-Tamimi, Al-Nabi Saleh Village, protection, activists, checkpoint, arrest, parents, Palestinian human rights, media, middle-east, world, crime )

- 1 day ago -
Israeli forces took into custody, on Tuesday, the parents of Mohammad al-Tamimi, the Palestinian boy who was beaten by a masked Israeli soldier in Al-Nabi Saleh Village on Friday
Make All #RefugeesWelcome: How to Help Right Now - TAKE ACTION!
World  (tags: Syria Crisis, Europe, Greece, Syria, United States, petition, ACTION )

- 18 hours ago -
. We're also calling on wealthier countries to do more to meet refugees' most urgent needs -- and to help bring an end to the Syrian war and other man-made crises that have forced nearly 60 million people from their homes worldwide.
How Monsanto Is Getting Away With Looting India's Farmers
World  (tags: world, humanrights, monsanto, ethics, india )

- 10 hours ago -
In addition to illegal royalties, the firm owes the families of 'prime aged' working Indian farmers $1.764 trillion.
Tony Abbott Defends Asylum Seeker Policies Amid European Crisis, New York Times Criticism
World  (tags: world, humanrights, refugees, Syrian refugees, australia )

- 10 hours ago -
Prime Minister Tony Abbott says disturbing photos of a dead Syrian child on a Turkish beach show the need to "stop the boats", as the New York Times published stinging criticism of Australia's "unconscionable" border protection methods.
ISIS Burns Alive Four Prisoners in Grisly Revenge Flick
World  (tags: IS, ISIS, ISIL, Islamic state, caliphate, islam, islamist, jihad, jihadist, killers, murderers, rapists, sociopaths, evil, killing, rape, rape, corruption, conflict, crime, death, ethics, HumanRights, iraq )

- 1 day ago -
The Islamic State has released a chilling new video showing the execution of four Shiite prisoners by burning in Iraq. The four men are accused of being members of the Shiite Popular Resistance Committees
Israeli Minister of Culture Says Soldiers Should Have Shot Nabi Saleh Women
World  (tags: Nabi Saleh, Mohammad al-Tamimi, occupation abuses, endtheoccupation-siege of Gaza, military abuses, children, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', middle-east, news, media, world, usa, freedoms, palestine, UnitedNations )

- 1 day ago -
Israeli Minister of Culture, Miri Regev, has said that the army should have shot the Palestinian women who saved Mohammad al-Tamimi from abuse by an Israeli soldier.
How Europe Is Failing Syrias Refugees
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, europe, news, politics, Refugees&Relief )

- 4 hours ago -
How Europe is failing Syrias refugees
Muslim Leader Tells Co~Religionists to Unfriend the Unbelievers
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, crime, death, ethics, europe, freedoms, HumanRights, society, terrorism, violence, Islam, Muslims )

- 1 day ago -
He forced the 24~year-old woman to get in his car at gunpoint. He took her to his apartment, where he raped her and bragged about how he had killed ten people. He also explained that since he was a Swedish citizen, he was now free to rape because he co
Austria And Germany Offer Entry For Migrants Bused To Austrian Border
World  (tags: freedoms, humans, goodnews, society, austria, germany, humans, goodnews, interesting )

- 9 hours ago -
BICSKE, Hungary (AP) âEUR" The latest news as tens of thousands of migrants pour into countries across Europe. All times local (CET):migrants granted unhindered entry into Austria and Germany.
The Rare and Exotic Animals of Russia's Far East (Photos)
World  (tags: Russia, Russian Far East, Rare and Exotic Animals, temperate region, greater biodiversity )

- 3 hours ago -
Lush forests, sandy beaches and emerald waters are not what many people expect to see when they think of Russia. In fact, the southern Russian Far East has greater biodiversity than any other temperate region in the world. It is NOT Siberia.
Syrians Fleeing Conflict
World  (tags: Syrian refugees, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, europe, freedoms, HumanRights, humanrights, humans, world, war )

- 2 hours ago -
We are deeply grateful to all of the many concerned Canadians who have taken up the cause of resettling Syrian refugees.
More Than 1 Million Syrian Children Are Refugees
World  (tags: middle-east, Syria, refugees, children, humanitarian, crisis, aid )

- 58 minutes ago -
And that doesn't include the Internally Displaced Persons data. UNHCR spokesperson said the total number of registered Syrian refugees who are children is nearly 2M, and more than 1M of those children are under 12. Many have fled to neighboring nations
ECB Ready to Expand Stimulus Programs
World  (tags: EU, ECB, economy, recession, recession in Europe, recovery )

- 1 day ago -
the EU is still having a very slow recovery
Is Beirut's Garbage Crisis Weakening Hezbollah?
World  (tags: Lebanon, Hezbollah, politics, world, middle-east, news, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

- 1 day ago -
Although Hezbollah announced public support for the protests, the declaration is perceived by most as insincere and politically motivated, and the Shia party has become a target for the protesters' anger.
Blood Moon Eclipse on September 27
World  (tags: Blood Moon Eclipse on September 27 )

- 1 day ago -
The supermoon lunar eclipse will be visible throughout North and South America the night of September 27, NASA said, while those in Europe and Africa can see it in the early morning hours of September 28
Is Russia Ramping Up Its Presence in Syria?
World  (tags: russia, syria, middle-east, society, terrorism, usa, world, conflict, ethics )

- 13 hours ago -
The Pentagon is monitoring a scenario with ominous implications: the prospect of American and Russian warplanes fighting on opposite sides in the skies over Syria.
How Darby Came Into a Man's Life
World  (tags: How Darby came into a man's life )

- 4 hours ago -
'A few years ago my parents adopted 2 Newfie puppies. The female, Darby, and my Dad became close very quickly. She bonded to him, and it opened his heart in a way I never thought possible.'
Gulf States Under Pressure to Take Syrian Migrants
World  (tags: Refugees, asylum, Middle East, Syria, Gulf States, Saudi Arabia, UNHCR, political agenda, sectarian agenda )

- 1 hour ago -
A complication is the fact that the chaos in Syria has been aggravated by the political & sectarian agendas of the Gulf states & Iran. The asylum process in GCC countries is vague & complicated. A difficult-to-secure work or visitor's visa is the only way
Meet the German Couple Finding Roommates for EuropeâEUR(TM)s Refugees
World  (tags: german, efugees, europe, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, humanrights, HumanRights, humans, war, world )

- 1 day ago -
Roommates can be a pain: loud music deep into the night, dishes left in the sink for days. But Mareike Geiling and Jonas Kakoschke (theyâEUR(TM)re a couple) say their Berlin flat has never been cleaner since their new roommate from Mali moved in.
Turkey Joins the War, But on Which Side
World  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 1 hour ago -
There is something we all must face. This war, the destruction of Palmyra, the nearly 4 million Syria refugees, the 100,000 dead, this war would not be going on if it werenâEUR(TM)t considered both contained and profitable.... If we look at Syria alone, anti
And When Abbas Goes?
World  (tags: middle-east, Palestine, Abbas, PLO resignation, Palestine Liberation Organization, Palestinian National Council (PNC), Le Monde Diplomatic, Nadia Hijab, Alaa Tartir, Al-Shabaka, Palestinian Authority, Fatah, Hamas )

- 20 minutes ago -
Palestinians at home and in exile don't know whether to laugh or cry at the unfolding spectacle, which may herald a succession process. Abbas, now 80, appears to have hand-picked Saeb Erekat (to handle international community) & Majid Faraj (Internal)
My Children Slipped Away From My Hands.
World  (tags: conflict, children, humans, human rights, death, freedoms, refugees )

- 1 day ago -
Abdullah Kurdi collapsed in tears after emerging from a morgue in the city of Mugla near Bodrum, where the body of his three-year old son Alan washed up on Wednesday.
Man Goes Airborne in 54 Rotor Swarm MAV
World  (tags: Man goes airborne in 54 rotor Swarm MAV )

- 2 hours ago -
The craft weighs 148kg, can lift a further 164kg and can fly for 10 minutes, according to its inventor. He admits itâEUR(TM)s not the safest craft in the world
Global Gladio: NATO Terror Network Reaches Into Asia
World  (tags: Imperialist Intervention )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
NATO terror network implicated in Bangkok blasts, appears to have been running Uyghur terrorists through Asia, into Turkey and onward to fight NATO's proxy war in Syria.

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