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Brazil Farmers Find GMO Corn Seeds No Longer Control Pests
World  (tags: world, brazil, gmos, health, farmers, humanrights )

Rose
- 10 hours ago - naturallysavvy.com
Reuters reports that genetically modified (GMO) corn seeds are no longer keeping pests at bay for Brazilian farmers.
The Women of ISIS: Understanding and Combating Female Extremism
World  (tags: Foreign Affairs, ISIS, women, women's brigade, extremists, gender, safety, security, paradox, Iraq, Sri Lanka )

Evelyn
- 5 hours ago - foreignaffairs.com
Reports that women have formed their own brigade within ISIS have confounded experts - and worried them. The idea of women as violent extremists seems paradoxical. Why should women want to join a political struggle that so blatantly oppresses them?
Palestinian Authority Says Hamas Shot Fatah Men in Legs During Gaza Fighting
World  (tags: Hamas, Fatah, justice )

David
- 1 day ago - jpost.com
Fatah officials said last week that more than 250 of their men in the Gaza Strip have been ordered by Hamas not to leave their homes during the war. Several who defied the house arrest were either shot in the legs or had their limbs broken by Hamas.
What the Jihadists Who Bought 'Islam For Dummies' on Amazon Tell Us About Radicalization (TEXT and VIDEO)
World  (tags: Jihadists, violence, religion, dishonesty, politics, ethics, conflict, death, middle-east, world, news )

Carrie
- 19 hours ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
Can you guess which books the wannabe jihadists Yusuf Sarwar and Mohammed Ahmed ordered online from Amazon before they set out from Birmingham to fight in Syria last May?
Teen's Death Prompts Call for National Inquiry Into Missing and Murdered Aboriginal Women
World  (tags: Canada, Women, Indigenous, First Nations )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
"Every week now, we hear of another Aboriginal girl or woman, who has gone missing, to be found brutally murdered"...
OBAMA MAKES QUICKIE STATEMENT ON ISIS BEHEADING THEN RUSHES OFF TO PLAY GOLF
World  (tags: Barack Obama, statement, US journalist, beheading, White House, golf, Martha's Vinyard )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - nowtheendbegins.com
President Barack Obama said Wednesday that the entire world is "appalled" by the brutal death of American journalist James Foley, who was shown in a video released by the Islamic State of Syria and Iraq being beheaded. "No faith teaches people to massacre
More British Muslims Fighting for ISIS Than for Britain
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, freedoms, israel, middle-east, palestine, terrorism, war, violence, news, politics, Syria, Europe, Britain, Muslim, Islam )

Fred
- 1 day ago - washingtontimes.com
A British Member of Parliament told Newsweek on Wednesday that there are more than twice as many British Muslims fighting for the Islamic State group than in the nation's military.
In Memory of James Foley
World  (tags: In memory of James Foldy )

Morgan
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
John Foley father of James Foley Called his son a hero for shining a light on the stories of oppressed people His mom Diane Foley recalled he once said 'Mom I found my passion I found my vocation'
Tide Turns for Shark Fin in China
World  (tags: China, sharkfin )

Micheael
- 23 hours ago - seeddaily.com
A sprawling market floor in Guangzhou was once a prime location for shark fin...
4 Killed By Airstrikes While Burying Relatives in Gaza Cemetery
World  (tags: israel, illegal occupation of Palestine, illegal settlements, end US AID TO ISRAEL now!, BDS, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, news, middle-east, media, terrorism, unitednations, violence, war, world, USA, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, children, deathworld )

Jess
- 7 hours ago - maannews.net
Israeli forces killed four Palestinians in Gaza City on Thursday after targeting a cemetery in the Sheikh al-Radwan district
Stop the Violence From Ferguson to Gaza: 90-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Arrested in St. Louis | Democracy Now!
World  (tags: ethics, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, abuse, politics, military, usa, war, crime, cover-up, israel, palestine, death, crime, violence, HumanRights )

Wild
- 1 day ago - democracynow.org
ust days after her 90th birthday, Holocaust survivor Hedy Epstein was arrested Monday in St. Louis when she was part of a protest outside Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon's office. Epstein was born in Germany and left in 1939 on a Kindertransport to England.
'Apartheid Is Flourishing' in US, Says UN High Commissioner for Human Rights
World  (tags: Police Militarization, US, humanrights, Navi Pillay, apartheid policies, Civil Rights, asia )

Rodney
- 22 hours ago - presstv.ir
The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights says clashes between police and protesters in Missouri shows that "apartheid is flourishing" in the US, similar to South Africa during the apartheid era.
While Gaza War Rages, Israel Quietly Speeds Up Settlement Construction in the West Bank and Jerusalem
World  (tags: israel, illegal occupation of Palestine, illegal settlements, end US AID TO ISRAEL now!, BDS, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, news, middle-east, media, terrorism, unitednations, violence, war, world, usa, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', europe, children, death )

Jess
- 8 hours ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Israel started construction on hundreds of housing units in the West Bank and Jerusalem since its assault on the Gaza Strip began in early July
Israel Destroys Six Homes in the West Bank
World  (tags: middle-east, Israel, Occupied Territories, Palestine, destruction, homes, occupiers )

Evelyn
- 17 hours ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Daglass, chief of the settlement dossier in northern West Bank, said that the Israeli occupation destroyed four houses built of mud about 100 years ago, claiming the houses were illegally built. Daglass said that such houses do not need permit, predating
Analysis: Beit Jala Case Against Separation Wall Potential Watershed
World  (tags: israel, aprtheid regime-oppression of Palestinia, illegal occupation, illegal settlements, Int'l laws violations, Beit Jala, illegal occupation of Palestine, news, palestine, UnitedNations, terrorism, violence, world, usa, freedoms, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' )

Jess
- 7 hours ago - maannews.net
In 2004, the International Court of Justice delivered an opinion in which it unequivocally stated that the route of the Wall (AKA "the Separation Wall," AKA "the Security Fence," AKA "the Security Barrier," AKA "the Apartheid Wall") violated international
Ferguson, Gaza and Luhansk - What Responsibility to Protect?
World  (tags: GAZA, Ferguson Protests, Luhansk, Domestic Policy, humanrights, government, ethics, europe )

Rodney
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
U.S. takes little responsibility, offers little protection
Dr. Saeb Erekat on Israeli Threats Against MP Khaleda Jarra
World  (tags: occupied West Bank, MP Khaleda Jarra, Palestine Legislative Council Member, Israeli forces-harassment-imtimidation, forced displacement, evictions, IDF human rights abuses, end the occupation, civil liberties, IDF, Palestine, middle-east, terrorism )

Jess
- 15 hours ago - english.pnn.ps
Before dawn yesterday, Israeli forces raided the home of Palestine Legislative Council Member, Khaleda Jarrar. While there, the forces issued Ms. Jarrar a military order instructing her to abandon her home
Israel Killed His Parents Thursday, Lawyer Younis: Signing Rome Statute Is Must
World  (tags: HumanRights, Israeli War Crimes:Terrorism, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, assault-massacres, ROME STATUTE, U.N., Essam Younis, Al Mizan Center for Human Rights, MURDER BY ISRAELI FORCES, freedoms, children, death, news, world, unitednations )

Jess
- 15 hours ago - alray.ps
Parents of Essam Younis, the director of the Al Mizan Center for Human Rights in Gaza were killed after Israeli warplanes bombed several houses in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip.
VIDEO - Israel Hits Gazans From Civilian Homes
World  (tags: human rights, freedoms, suffering, lift the blockade, HumanRights, Israeli War Crimes:Terrorism, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, assault-massacres, zionism-racism, violence, society, death, children's rights, BDSnews, media, israel, terrorism, world )

Jess
- 14 hours ago - presstv.ir
Israeli military took houses in Shejaiya as barracks for its soldiers after crossing the border into the blockaded Strip last month, when the regime launched its ground operations against Palestinians.
Take Action : Stand With Khalida. Stand With Justice. Stand With Palestine.
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', israel, palestine, middle-east, crime )

Abdessala
- 58 minutes ago - samidoun.ca
Khalida Jarrar, member of the Palestinian Legislative Council,Khalida Jarrar, member of the Palestinian Legislative Council,
I Don't Need Money. It Just Makes Us Unequal': Eccentric German Removals Millionaire Who Lived on Less Than £300 a Month Dies
World  (tags: europe, interesting, society, news )

Olga
- 1 hour ago - dailymail.co.uk
Dressed like an American beatnik poet of the 1960s, with a long flowing beard and heavy rimmed black glasses to match, it was not unusual to see him on city streets at night picking up beer bottles so he could reclaim the deposit money.
Palestinians Suspected of Collaborating With Israel Are Executed in Gaza Strip
World  (tags: Gaza, Hamas, middle-east, violence, war, Israeli-Palestinian conflict, death )

Rodney
- 1 hour ago - nytimes.com
As many as 18 Palestinians suspected of collaborating with Israel were fatally shot in public on Friday
   

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