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Popup House : Built in Four Days
World  (tags: Popup House can be built in four days )

Andy
- 1 day ago - techinsider.io
The architecture concept describes homes that are well-designed, low-cost, and energy-efficient. A construction team can build it in four days with only an electric screwdriver.
Julian Assange Claims Total Vindication With UN Panel Ruling
World  (tags: Julian Assange, UN decision, WikiLeaks, refoulement )

Nancy
- 20 hours ago - ksl.com
Lawyer Melinda Taylor said the finding shows that Assange has been subjected to mental torture throughout his long ordeal and now faces round-the-clock overt and covert surveillance while seeking safety at the embassy.
500 African Elephants Are Moving to a New Home
World  (tags: Africa, elephants, relocation, protection, environment )

Linda
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
African Parks officials said this will be the largest elephant translocation to take place in Africa. They hope the elephants will thrive in the new location & that their population will expand to as many as 800 elephants within five years.
ItâEUR(TM)s Time to Fix the Voting Rights Act.
World  (tags: humanrights, usa, voting rights, discrimination, petition to sign )

Rose
- 1 day ago - act.credoaction.com
In 2013, the right-wing ideologues on the Supreme Court handed down a shameful decision that gutted the Voting Ri
Protests Erupt as Trade Ministers Sign 'Toxic' TPP Agreement
World  (tags: TPP )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
'The agreement gives power to corporations and takes it away from the people,' one protester said
The Trans-Pacific Partnership Threatens Our Liberty
World  (tags: TPP )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Under the agreement, corporations could challenge federal, state and local laws without court oversight
BBC Reports: Julian Assange Is Being 'Arbitrarily Held', UN Panel to Say
World  (tags: Wikileaks, founder Julian Assange, London, UK, Sweden, "arbitrarily detained", sanctuary, Ecuadorian embassy, BBC, Swedish Foreign Ministry )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - bbc.com
A UN panel will conclude Wikileaks founder Julian Assange is being "arbitrarily detained" in the UK, the Swedish foreign ministry has said.
To Feed the World, Tap Into Organic's Potential: Study
World  (tags: Feeding the world )

Michael
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
ItâEUR(TM)s not just a matter of producing enough, but making agriculture environmentally friendly and making sure that food gets to those who need
Russia Militarizes Arctic
World  (tags: Russia militarizes Arctic )

Andy
- 1 day ago - businessinsider.sg
Moscow is undertaking a major military upgrade of its northern coast and outlying archipelagos. Its new bases to project Russian hard power into an emerging strategic frontier.
5.2-Magnitude Earthquake Jolts Nepal; Tremors Felt in Bihar
World  (tags: world, protection, nature, habitat, environment, destruction, earthquake, magnitude 5.2, Nepal, Kathmandu, tremors, Bihar, earthquake )

Darren
- 18 hours ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
Strong tremors were felt in Kathmandu, according to US Geological Survey. Panic-stricken people ran out of their houses in the capital city. The epicentre of the quake was 16 kilometres from Kathmandu.
With Haze Threatening Return, Indonesian Forestry Giant Pushes Peatlands Restoration Model
World  (tags: Asia Pulp and Paper )

Michael
- 1 day ago - news.mongabay.com
While APP steadfastly denied that its companies set the fires, it was nonetheless singled out in Singapore, resulting in some stores removing its products removed en masse from shelves and the government threatening multi-million dollar fines.
Goodbye Schengen
World  (tags: world, politics, immigration )

Marty
- 1 day ago - hurriyetdailynews.com
Fatah: Palestinians Who Killed Israeli Policewoman Are Role Models
World  (tags: Palestinian terrorists, terrorism, murder, crime, death, ethics, israel, society, violence )

Gemma
- 1 day ago - thetower.org
Fatah, the political party of Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, praised the three Palestinian men who killed an Israeli policewoman and seriously injured another in Jerusalem on Wednesday, calling them role models on its Facebook page.
The WorldâEUR(TM)s Most Violent Cities
World  (tags: The world’s most violent cities )

Andy
- 20 hours ago - economist.com
Latin America is particularly blighted by violence. All but eight of the 50 worst cities on the list are to be found in Latin America and the Caribbean. Murders in El Salvador's capital, San Salvador, have almost doubled in a year to 1,900
The IMF Changes Its Rules To Isolate China and Russia
World  (tags: Politics, Central Banking, Corporatocracy, Economic Collapse )

Walter L
- 19 hours ago - kpfa.org
Dr. Hudson discusses his paper, The IMF Changes Its Rules To Isolate China and Russia; implications of the four policy changes at the International Monetary Fund in its role as enforcer of inter-government debts; the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO
We Are One People, Undivided
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, humanrights, ISIS Terrorist, IS Terrorist, conflict, war )

Peter
- 15 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
To all those extremists who would divide us, and to our fellow citizens and leaders who must choose how to respond: We are One People, Undivided!!!
UN Panel Decision on Assange -- 'Sharp Rebuke to British & Swedish Govts'
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Wikileaks, UN panel, Working Group on Arbitrary Detention, RT asks experts )

Judy
- 10 hours ago - rt.com
What will be the consequences of the UN panel decision on Julian Assange? Do the UK and Sweden violate the principles of human rights by rejecting it? Will any world powers now step in to defend the WikiLeaks founder? RT asked experts.
FEATURE-Trafficked Into Sex Work, Uganda Women Stunned to Be Duped By Other Women
World  (tags: world, humanrights, freedoms, women, Sex trafficking )

Rose
- 5 hours ago - news.trust.org
KAMPALA, Feb 1 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - At first, Sarah Nakintu was grateful to her friend for alerting her to job opportunities in marketing and retail in Dubai.
Europe Is Built on Corpses and Plunder By Andre Vltchek
World  (tags: war, world, violence, conflict, europe, usa, Refugees&Relief, society, iraq, HumanRights, ethics, death, crime, middle-east, media, humans )

Wilde
- 9 hours ago - counterpunch.org
Friends and Comrades, it is a great honor to be standing here - at the Chamber of Deputies of the Italian Parliament.. People are people, and children are children,everywhere, even during wars. Unfortunately,I have witnessed too many of them; too many w
Taiwan : Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Hits Kaohsiung   video
World  (tags: Taiwan : Magnitude 6.7 Earthquake Hits K )

Andy
- 6 hours ago - youtube.com
A magnitude 6.4 earthquake struck southern Taiwan at 03:57 a.m. Saturday, toppling multiple buildings in Tainan City, including a 16-story residential building with possibly hundreds of people
   

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