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How Do I Help the Poor Through Foreign Aid? | EHow.Co.Uk
World  (tags: charity, donate, donations, HumanRights, poverty, relief, poor, poor countries, foreign aid, help )

- 3248 days ago -
Whether you have $15 to donate or $5,000, your gift can help the poor in countries worldwide, but with thousands of charitable organizations to choose from, picking one can be daunting. Learn how to choose effective and appropriate charities.
8 Ways to Green Your Work Style
Green Lifestyle  (tags: greenliving, greenproducts, eco-friendly, environment, energy, conservation, business, recycling, Sustainabililty, shopping, sustainable )

- 3251 days ago -
Greening your office can be difficult when you're sharing space and you aren't the boss. You can't always make the decisions for your office or business, but you can exercise more control over your own work style.
Yay! Racism Is Over! - This Week in Blackness - Salon.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: racism )

- 3253 days ago -
Commentary on unconscious racism. Watch the video (probably not work-safe).
Church Plans Quran-Burning Event
Society & Culture  (tags: church, quran, burning, religion, anniversary )

- 3255 days ago -
In protest of what it calls a religion "of the devil," a nondenominational church in Gainesville, Florida, plans to host an "International Burn a Quran Day" on the ninth anniversary of the September 11, 2001, attacks.
Tell Congress to Increase Funding for Global Clean Water - TAKE ACTION
Green Lifestyle  (tags: water, children, family, world )

- 3255 days ago -
Safe drinking water is essential for human health and economic development, but dirty water causes disease and death around the world, especially in children....
Too Many Phonebooks!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: Sustainabililty, green, environment, greenliving, eco-friendly, recycling, sustainable )

- 3254 days ago -
Recycling and Re-purposing Old Phone Books, Opt-out Programs Want to know how to recycle or reuse your old phone books? Tired of receiving them altogether? Here are some tips for how to do all three.
Dozens of Whales Die After Being Stranded on New Zealand Beach
World  (tags: Whales, New Zealand, Conservation, Pilot, Stranded, Beach )

- 3256 days ago -
New Zealand conservation officials are planning another attempt to refloat at least 15 pilot whales that were part of a larger group that beached themselves early Friday.
BBC News - Saudi Man 'Faces Spine-Op Punishment'
World  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', africa, ethics, freedoms, government, humanrights, HumanRights, middle-east )

- 3256 days ago -
A Saudi judge is reported to have asked hospitals if it is possible to cut the spinal cord of the man, found guilty of paralysing another man in a fight.
Thousands of Haitians Risk New Forcible Evictions From Temporary Camps - TakeAction@Change.Org
World  (tags: Haiti, internally displaced, homeless, camps, lawlessness, rapes, forced evictions, moratorium, aid delivery, international community, failure, pledged aid, French reparations, Capitalizing on Catastrophe, Neoliberal Strategies, DisasterReconstruction )

- 3257 days ago -
NY CityU Prof AfricAmStudies&Anthropol, editor bk 'Capitalizing on Catastrophe: NeoliberalStrategies inDisasterReconstruction', just returned from Haiti where study aid delivery & camp living conditions. Show includes excerpt AlJazeera "Haiti: 6MonthsOn"
TAKE A POLL! Refugee Resettlement Communities and Unemployment
Business  (tags: refugees, unemployment, employment, poll, resettlement, communities, America, U.S., USA, immigration, public housing, human rights, world, politics )

- 3256 days ago -
Refugees and American communities. The nation is grappling with a high unemployment rate, but refugees are struggling with unemployment more than native-born citizens. What do you think we should do? Take a poll! (Poll at bottom of article.)
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