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The Facts That Define Our Grand Divides
World  (tags: inequality, wealth inequality, income inequality, health inequality, divide, gap, poverty, global )

Sheryl
- 600 days ago - inequality.org
People in the United States and around the world, researchers have found, significantly underestimate the extent of our contemporary inequality. Here is the basic data and statistics that tell our 21st-century inequality story.
To the World's Billionaires: Help End Inequality
World  (tags: world, society, politics, humans, freedoms, ethics, corruption, billionaires, OXFAM, inequality, global, wealth, poverty, hunger, poor, population )

Darren
- 912 days ago - act.oxfam.org
The global economy is broken. Eight billionaires own the same wealth as half the world's population. That's right - eight individuals own as much as the poorest 3.6 billion people. Meanwhile, every day 1 in 9 people go to bed hungry.
Global Prayer Calling for Nuclear Abolition on August 6
World  (tags: world, war, violence, terrorism, society, politics, news, humans, freedoms, ethics, death, conflict, Global, prayer, Nuclear, Abolition, Voices for a World Free of Nuclear Weapo )

Darren
- 1080 days ago - thenuclearprayer.org
The bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki took place 71 years ago on August 6th and 9th, respectively. To mark this somber occasion with our shared conviction that the world will never again see the death and destruction that occurred on those fateful. . .
Vandana Shiva Speaks About the Lunacy of Economic Growth   video
World  (tags: Vandana Shiva, economic growth, India, global, Wall Street )

Sheryl
- 1186 days ago - youtube.com
I have listened to other speeches she gave but glad I also listened to this one. She interweaves and pulls together what is taking place across this planet that affects us all. Highly suggested listen and please share with others.
STOP Deadly Migration Policies & SUPPORT the Application of Article 13 (Petition)
World  (tags: Article 13, Universal Declaration of Human Rights, migration, migrants, Europe, global )

Evelyn
- 1441 days ago - article13-emmaus.wesign.it
We request that European political leaders radically refocus their migration policies by committing to respecting and fulfilling, at the European and global levels, the right of all people to freedom of movement throughout the world, as upheld by Art 13
Inspiring Success Stories of BDS
World  (tags: BDS, success, stories, international, global, Israel, scarred, existential, threat, end, occupation, free, Palestine. 10, ten, years )

Sam
- 1473 days ago - bdsmovement.net
Ten years on from its launch on 9 July 2005, the Palestinian civil society-led Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement has achieved significant impacts, and won huge support in its call for freedom, justice and equality.
Fukushima Disaster: Impacts & Continuing Threats
World  (tags: environment, global, fukushima, radiation, disaster, health, ecosystems )

Fly
- 2018 days ago - psr.org
More than two years since the nuclear disaster began at the Fukushima Daiichi reactors, its impact is massive and widespread. It will be decades before the full scope of the impacts of this ongoing disaster is fully understood but significant health, econ
Money, Power, and Wall Street
World  (tags: Frontline, Wall Street, OWS, economic meltdown, dirivites, money, power, investigation, global, markets, bets, credit default swap )

Sheryl
- 2637 days ago - video.pbs.org
This is a well made series done by Frontline that investigates and explains what has taken place globally from Wall Streets actions. This is Part 1 but one can go immediately to Part 2 afterwards. Parts 3 and 4 will be shown on May 1st.
Julian Assange's TV Chatshow to Air on 17 April
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Russia Today, The World Tomorrow, WikiLeaks Founder, global, online broadcast )

Sheryl
- 2652 days ago - guardian.co.uk
WikiLeaks founder has completed filming 12 episodes of the Russia Today show, titled The World Tomorrow which will also be broadcast online. RT is rallying a global audience of open-minded people who question what they see in mainstream media.
Stand Up for the Global Poverty Act ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
World  (tags: humans, poverty, protection, global, world )

CherAway
- 3116 days ago - secure2.convio.net
Reducing global poverty is critical not only to ending human suffering, but also to a more sustainable future. Take action now to support the Global Poverty Act.
Sign Petition: Tell Congress to End Child Hunger
World  (tags: world, global, crisis, poor, children, families, food, security, act, starvation, disease, health, nutrition, illness, humans, death, society, malnutrition, poverty, sadness )

Tom
- 3623 days ago - action.savethechildren.org
The global food crisis may be out of the headlines for the moment, but for poor children and families, the emergency remains urgent and real. Please co-sponsor the The Roadmap to End Global Hunger and Promote Food Security Act of 2009 (H.R. 2817).
How America Lost the War on Terrorism and the Islamists Won
World  (tags: world, war, US, global, domination, terrorism, violence, middle-east, government, freedoms, conflict, humanrights, death, iraq, al qaeda, americans, republicans, bush, dishonesty, corruption, lies, money, business, cover-up, politics, economy )

Tom
- 3709 days ago - gather.com
Wars are planned, financed and fought by governments, not by groups or ordinary people. Wars are based on political agendas and they long for complete control over resources, people and territory. Most wars have domestic, foreign and global reasons.
Sign Petition: Ask Congress to Improve the Lives of Children Worldwide
World  (tags: world, america, government, obama, congress, global, financial, crisis, UNICEF, children, health, disease, illness, death, treatment, prevention, protection, medicine, healthcare )

Tom
- 3730 days ago - change.org
Despite significant progress in children's health, 25,000 children under five years old still die from mostly preventable causes each day. With today's global financial crisis, vulnerable newborns and young children face greater challenges than ever.
G-20 Leaders Pledge to Inject $1T Into World Economy
World  (tags: world, obama, brown, putin, usa, london, china, russia, government, politics, business, jobs, banks, G-20, IMF, financial, crisis, bailout, money, global, economy )

Tom
- 3761 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Leaders from more than 20 major nations including the United States will pump $1 trillion into the world economy through the International Money Fund and other institutions as part of a broad package of measures to overcome the global financial crisis.
Do Shark Attacks Go Down in a Worldwide Recession?
World  (tags: world, global, money, recession, travel, shark attack, society, environment, humans )

Tom
- 3800 days ago - walletpop.com
The number of humans bit by sharks declined in 2008 and the leading shark attack researcher blames the recession. George Burgess, director of the International Shark Attack File, says sharks bit 59 people worldwide in 2008, down from 71 the year before.
 

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