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World  (tags: news, blog, ethics, freedoms, government, HumanRights, politics, society, world, BESTIAL, Gerry Adams, Ireland, Monty Python, News, Orange order, Peace Process, Politics, STATE )

- 30 minutes ago -
A tongue in cheek article I would appeal to all of the Animal Rights Groups worldwide, who have enabled or ignored the plight of Irish children and animals, to at least spare a thought for the poor abused Irish goats.
Nine More Jewish Families Take Over Silwan Homes in Dead of Night
World  (tags: ISraeli illegal occupation of Palestine, East Jerusalem Neighbourhood, Green Line, Silwan, Palestinian human rights, forced evictions, displacement-disenfranchisement of Pales, settlers, land-property thefts, violence, media, terrorism, usa, Refuge )

- 1 hour ago -
If settling Jews beyond the Green Line in Palestinian East Jerusalem is legitimate, why are organizations sneaking in settlers in the middle of the night?
Canadian Government Seizes on Ottawa Shooting to Promote Militarist, Anti-Democratic Agenda
World  (tags: Politics, Police State )

Walter L
- 2 hours ago -
Canada's Conservative government is seeking to exploit the killing of two Canadian Armed Forces' soldiers this week to dramatically shift politics further to the right.
Russian Magnate Ordered to Sell NZ Land After Liquor-Plant Plans Fall Through - National - NZ Herald News
World  (tags: blog, government, media, news, society, world )

- 6 hours ago -
Linked to Russian oil company Naftasib. Gained residency in New Zealand in May 2013.
Saudi Arabia Warns Women Not To Protest Driving Ban
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', ethics, freedoms, humanrights, government, middle-east, news, society, world, unitednations )

- 6 hours ago -
Women are warned: There will be serious punishments for women who try to drive to protest the ban against female drivers; they claim women should not drive because it damages ovaries and causes birth defects.
ISRAEL: Ninth Imprisonment for Conscientious Objector Uriel Ferera
World  (tags: Israel, IDF, Conscientious Objectors, Human Rights, Politics )

- 8 hours ago -
On 20 October conscientious objector Uriel Ferera was imprisoned for 20 days for refusing military service, in Military Prison 6. This represents his ninth imprisonment.
Muhammad, Where Are You?
World  (tags: israel, society, population growth, humans )

- 8 hours ago -
IT SOUNDS like a joke. But it isn't. About a month ago, on the eve of the Jewish New Year, the government statistical office published a set of interesting items about the population of the state. It is intended as a gift for the citizens.
Place a Plaque at the National War Memorial in Memory of Corporal Nathan Cirillo
World  (tags: crime, death, government, humans, violence, terrorism, world, plaque, Nathan Cirillo )

- 8 hours ago -
I believe a tribute to Cpl Cirillo, such as a plaque, should be put near the monument as a reminder to whoever visits of Nathan Cirillo's last selfless action on this earth: defending that sacred monument.
Israel's Other Religious War: The Ultra Orthodox Versus the IDF
World  (tags: israel, government, interesting, politics, religion, orhtodox versus seculara Jews, respnsibilities, rihts, law, justice, world, middle-east, news )

- 8 hours ago -
After years of demanding that the Haredi share the responsibility of serving in the armed forces, the Israeli government passed an unprecedented law in March 2014 that requires Haredi men to serve in the military
Israel Carries Out Extrajudicial Killing of Two Palestinians Suspected in Israeli Youths Kidnapping
World  (tags: Israel, justice, Human Rights Violations, occupation, Aisha and Marwan Qawasmeh, IDF-IOF violence-abuse, media, crime )

- 9 hours ago -
Israeli troops shot dead two Palestinians including Aisha and Marwan Qawasmeh in the West Bank city of Hebron, Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014.
Canadian Lawmakers Vow To Hold On To Nation's Openness After Ottawa Ottawa Shooting - The Washington Post
World  (tags: Canada, world, war, violence, society, media, freedoms, conflict, ethics )

- 12 hours ago -
One day after Montreal-born Michael Zehaf-Bibeau, 32, was shot and killed by security forces during his rampage in the Canadian capital, authorities said he had acted alone.They said they remained unsure of his motives but suggested that he had been "rad
USA Incarcerates 33% of Total Female Prison Population in the World
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', prison, USA, women, drugs, HUMANRIGHTS!', crime, ethics, freedoms, government, usa, unitednations, politics, world )

- 12 hours ago -
Some say it is because American justice is more effective while others say there is a system of targeted incarceration against those least able to defend themselves legally
Russia's Putin Blames U.S. For Destabilizing World Order - The Washington Post
World  (tags: crime, conflict, HumanRights, usa, war, violence, death, Refugees&Relief, ethics, corruption, terrorism, world, Iraq, Afghanistan, Ukraine )

- 12 hours ago -
MOSCOW -- Russian President Vladimir Putin accused the United States on Friday of endangering the international order by trying to "remake the whole world" for its own, exclusive interests, and he predicted that Ukraine would not be the last conflict to em
Foreign Policy for All
World  (tags: foreign policy, human rights, freedoms, peace, politics, government, ethics )

- 17 hours ago -
The principal objective of this effort is to articulate, define, and discuss a positive, policy-oriented foreign policy vision for the peace movement, including Peace Action, to provide a broad framework to which current policy issues can refer.
October 2014: Slavery and Torture in New Zealand
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', blog, corruption, crime, government, media, news, UnitedNations, unitednations, world )

- 17 hours ago -
There is plenty of 'evidence'. I am finally allowed a lawyer. Justice at last. Prayers do work. Never give up on your prayers.
Egypt: Another Christian Girl Kidnapped; Indifferent Police Complain About Muslims Dying in Syria
World  (tags: humanrights, Kidnapped, Egypt, Coptic Christian, Christian, Islam, Pamela Gellers, humans, interesting, palestine, politics, terrorism, HumanRights, freedoms, corruption, violence, israel, crime, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', children, ethics )

- 21 hours ago -
"Egypt: Another Christian Girl Kidnapped; Indifferent Police Complain about Muslims Dying in Syria,"  Another Coptic Christian female was kidnapped by Muslims in Egypt earlier this week.
Organizers of a Recent Panel Discussion at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick Hope to Design Action Steps
World  (tags: world, humanrights, usa, Human Trafficking Awareness )

- 1 day ago -
NEW BRUNSWICK - They sat beneath the projected image of a line from "The Lorax" by Dr. Seuss: "Unless someone like you cares a whole awful lot, nothing is going to get better. It's not."
Ancient Hunter-Gatherers Settled at Great Elevations in Peru's Andes
World  (tags: hunter-gatherers, Peru, Andes, humans, world )

- 1 day ago -
The air was thin, the nights were cold, the sun could easily burn the skin. But about 12,000 years ago, small groups of hunter-gatherers found a home very high up in the Peruvian Andes.
US Official: Bombing Oil Pipelines in Syria a 'Viable Option'
World  (tags: War & Peace, U.S., Iraq, Syria, War on Terror, Fossil Fuels )

- 1 day ago -
Critic warns move would be 'foolhardy' and lead to civilian casualties, massive spills and environmental damage
World  (tags: middle-east, hamas, gaza )

- 1 day ago -
The Gaza Strip-ruling terrorist group Hamas is reportedly rebuilding much of its tunnel network, which was used to transport weapons, murder innocents, and attempt kidnappings.
Thousands Rally Against Anti-Semitism in Manchester, UK
World  (tags: anti-Semitism, UK )

- 1 day ago -
Manchester demonstration draws diverse crowd from across the country; 'We won't be intimidated or threatened.'
Hawk Knocks Drone Out Of The Sky   video
World  (tags: Hawk Knocks Drone Out Of The Sky )

- 1 day ago -
The drone, of course, proved no match for the hawk "As far as I could tell, the hawk came out unscathed, and having defeated his prey, was happy to retreat.

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