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Netanyahu Approves Death Penalty Targeting Palestinian Prisoners
World  (tags: human rights, violence, executions, injustice, Palestine, Israel, Middle East )

Freya
- 3 days ago - maannews.com
If any other country did this, we'd be screaming and howling our heads off. But because that sacred cow Israel has done this, that's OK.
As Rich Nations Close the Door on Refugees, Uganda Welcomes Them
World  (tags: Africa, refugees, help, human rights, better than US )

David
- 15 days ago - nytimes.com
As many nations are securing their borders and turning refugees away, Uganda keeps welcoming them. And they keep coming, fleeing catastrophes from across this part of Africa.
Tell Your Government to Stand Up for Tibet at the UN
World  (tags: Asia, human rights, oppression, United Nations, petitions )

Freya
- 27 days ago - secure.freetibet.org
In November, China will undergo its Universal Periodic Review at the United Nations Human Rights Council. During the process, the Chinese delegation is to present what they have done to improve human rights in China.
PETITION! Close The Camps - We Can Get #KidsOffNauru!
World  (tags: we can get kids off nauru, petition, children suffering, human rights, refugees )

Animae
- 28 days ago - greens.org.au
The Liberal & Labor parties have spent years locking up people in offshore HELLHOLES. In recent weeks, the impact of this policy on children trapped on Nauru has been condemned by doctors & the UN!!!
She Stands Up for a World Without Executions
World  (tags: Middle East, human rights, death penalty, activism, petitions )

Freya
- 30 days ago - action.amnesty.org.au
Atena Daemi speaks out tirelessly to end the death penalty in Iran. Incredibly, these activities have been cited as "evidence" of her criminal activity and now sheâEUR(TM)s been sentenced to seven years in jail.
Tell Congress: Stop Fueling War in Yemen
World  (tags: Middle East, war, violence, suffering, human rights, humanitarian crises, petitions )

Freya
- 40 days ago - stopthewar.us
Yemen is facing a massive humanitarian catastrophe and we need your help to stop it.
Hungary: Stop Denying Food to Asylum Seekers!
World  (tags: human rights, refugees, Europe, petitions )

Freya
- 81 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hungarian authorities have stopped food distribution since early August 2018 to some rejected asylum seekers held in transit zones on the Hungarian-Serbian border.
Reports: Khalida Jarrars Administrative Detention Extended - Keep Up the Campaign for Freedom!
World  (tags: Palestine, Refugees&Relief, Khalida Jarrar, women parliamentarian, activism, freedom, campaign, samidoun, imprisonment, women Palestinian prisoners, justice, Palestinian, Human rights, administrative detention, world, usa, media, news, middle-east )

Fly
- 148 days ago - samidoun.net
According to Palestinian news reports, the administrative detention order against Palestinian leader, parliamentarian, feminist and leftist Khalida Jarrar was renewed late on Thursday, 14 June, two weeks before she was scheduled to be released after a yea
Justice for Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzales, the Unarmed Woman Shot in Cold Blood By a US Border Agent
World  (tags: immigration, immigrants, human rights, violence, injustice, murder, petitions )

Freya
- 164 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
"Why did you shoot at the girl? You killed her!" That's what one onlooker asked when she saw a U.S. Customs and Border Patrol officer shoot and kill 20-year-old Claudia Patricia Gomez Gonzales in cold blood.
Tell Congress: Stop Fueling War and Starvation in Yemen
World  (tags: Middle East, war, violence, humanitarian crisis, human rights, petition )

Freya
- 173 days ago - secure3.oxfamamerica.org
US-supported Saudi airstrikes are fueling hunger and disease by destroying health clinics, schools, factories and farms on a daily basis. Instead of promoting peace, the US has fueled starvation and prolonged a man-made catastrophe.
Protect Asylum Seekers
World  (tags: refugees, asylum, human rights, civil rights, immigrants, immigration, petitions )

Freya
- 195 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Trump's cruel administration is slamming the door on asylum seekers and locking them up. This needs to stop now.
Stop the Royal Whitewash
World  (tags: Middle East, royalty, oppression, tyranny, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 201 days ago - caat.org.uk
Every year, Bahrain's King Hamad joins the Queen at the Royal Windsor Horse Show. As an unelected despot who continues to brutally crush demands for democracy, being seen next to the Queen gives him vital legitimacy.
Gazans Pitch Tents on Israel Border Ahead of Mass Protests
World  (tags: Middle East, human rights, demonstrations, protests, Israel, Palestine )

Freya
- 227 days ago - alaraby.co.uk
Palestinians in Gaza pitched tents near the volatile border with Israel on Thursday ahead of a six-week protest camp. The exceptional protest is dubbed "The Great March of Return" and has the backing of the Gaza Strip's Islamist rulers Hamas.
Iraq: Stop Letting Rapists Go Free
World  (tags: Middle East, Iraq, women, human rights, civil rights, sexual assault, petitions )

Freya
- 227 days ago - action.equalitynow.org
Marry-your-rapist exemption, polygamy, child marriage. There is a disturbing pattern in Iraq in the last few months and years, with Parliamentarians proposing and backing laws that encourage violence and discrimination against women and girls.
Urge Congress to Stop Cuts to Humanitarian Programs
World  (tags: Middle East, Yemen, war, violence, children, suffering, human rights, humanitarian disasters, charity, foreign aid, petitions )

Freya
- 241 days ago - savethechildrenactionnetwork.org
At just 3 years, "Saeed" lives in an abandoned gas station in Syria with his family. After fleeing violence, his family returned to find their home destroyed. Saeed and his family are among the 5.6 million people inside Syria in need of humanitarian aid.
 

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