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*Take Action* Move the 2014 Winter Olympics Out of Russia
World  (tags: Russia, 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', Gay Rights, Olympics )

- 2048 days ago -
Russia is waging a war on gay people -- and Russian politicians have made it clear that they will enforce the country's draconian new anti-gay rules on both fans and athletes at the Sochi Winter Olympics in 2014. *Sign Petition!
Take Action --- Demand Justice for Noxolo Nogwaza
World  (tags: South Africa, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', crime, murder, LGBT, society )

- 2160 days ago -
Noxolo's murder was an apparent hate crime. It is believed that she was targeted because she was a lesbian and an active campaigner for LGBTI rights. Two years later, Noxolo's murder remains unsolved, and her friends, family and fellow activists wait ...
World  (tags: 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', 'CIVIL LIBERTIES!', animal rights, goodnews, Occupy Wall Street, NYC, declaration, corporate greed, corruption, media blackout, patriot act, corporate greed, Protest, environment, war )

- 2730 days ago -
This was unanimously voted on by all members of Occupy Wall Street last night, around 8pm, Sept 29. It is our first official document for release. We have three more underway, that will likely be released in the upcoming days. More to come, tell the media
Brown and UN Chief Discuss Burma
World  (tags: government, Burma, Suu Kyi, United Nations, conflict, corruption, freedoms, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!' )

- 3512 days ago -
UK Prime Minister Gordon Brown and UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon have called Aung San Suu Kyi's conviction in Burma "profoundly disappointing".
Verdict Delayed in Suu Kyi Trial
World  (tags: government, Burma, Junta, Suu KYI, Verdict postponed, conflict, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', corruption, UnitedNations, Govtfearmongering, freedoms )

- 3523 days ago -
A court in Burma has postponed delivering its verdict in the trial of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi. Security has been tight in Rangoon in anticipation of protests.
Hopes and Fears Over Suu Kyi Trial
World  (tags: Government, Burma, Junta, myanmar, military, Suu Kyi, Trial, hope, Govtfearmongering, corruption, lies, dishonesty, conflict, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', freedoms )

- 3543 days ago -
A BBC correspondent in Burma spoke to people about their hopes and fears for Aung San Suu Kyi. Foreign journalists are barred from Burma, so our correspondent must remain anonymous for his own safety.
Suu Kyi Trial Nears End in Myanmar
World  (tags: government, Myanmar, Suu Kyi, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', freedoms, corruption, crime, Govtfearmongering, corruption, cover-up, freedoms, military )

- 3543 days ago -
(CNN) -- The trial in Myanmar of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi drew closer to an end Friday with testimony from the last witness and the scheduling of closing arguments.
Afghan 'Anti-Woman Law Changed'
World  (tags: afghanistan, government, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', Women, freedoms, ethics, middle-east, society )

- 3546 days ago -
The Afghan government says it has changed a planned law which critics had said legalised rape within marriage.
Aung San Suu Kyi: A Life in Pictures
World  (tags: world, corruption, Burma, Junta, government, freedoms, 'HUMAN RIGHTS!' )

- 3598 days ago -
Ms Suu Kyi was detained after her party's victory in a general election in 1990 and has been under house arrest for much of the past 19 years.
Their Goal: Saving Kids- Lincoln Couple Gave Up All to Fight Sex Trafficking.
World  (tags: 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', violence, safety, children, sex trafficking, HumanRights )

- 4080 days ago -
The first time Don and Bridget Brewster learned about child sex trafficking in Cambodia - from a "Dateline NBC" television special - they wept openly. The pastor and his wife had just returned from a brief trip to the Southeast Asian country.
Struggle In Sudan
World  (tags: 'HUMAN RIGHTS!', corruption, government, United Nations, 'war crimes', politics, Darfur, Sudan, genocide )

- 4181 days ago -
A page of links to important information on the crises in Sudan including Darfur. At least 200,000 people are dead and millions are displaced... millions more traumatized forever.

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