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Former Maldives President Remains Political Prisoner | Mission Blue

Former Maldives President Remains Political Prisoner | Mission Blue | Activism | Scoop.it
RT @MissionBlue: Former Maldives pres. & ocean activist @MohamedNasheed remains political prisoner http://t.co/xG1neagebu #FreeNasheed http…
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Tell Your Senators: Support Strong Smog Protections

Tell Your Senators: Support Strong Smog Protections | Activism | Scoop.it
Smog causes measurable, serious health impacts to children -- such as asthma attacks and reduced lung function -- at levels commonly found across the U.S. That’s why EPA has proposed to tighten the national smog standard.
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Human rights situation in Saudi Arabia in 2014

click here to downloadthe full PDF report Introduction Instead of improving, the human rights si...
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Corporations Are NOT People!

Corporations Are NOT People! | Activism | Scoop.it
In 2010, the Supreme Court's Citizens United v. FEC decision overturned court precedent by ruling that special interest groups like corporations have a First Amendment right to unlimited political spending.
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Gun-rights activist stays in jail for now; Arlington seeing more thefts of Honda wheels

Gun-rights activist stays in jail for now; Arlington seeing more thefts of Honda wheels | Activism | Scoop.it
A roundup of news from around the Washington region. (D.C.
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Vibrant Environmental Movement Builds in Response to Extreme Energy Extraction

Vibrant Environmental Movement Builds in Response to Extreme Energy Extraction | Activism | Scoop.it
The future should be a carbon-free, nuclear-free energy economy. (Vibrant Environmental Movement Builds in Response to Extreme Energy Extraction | Alternet http://t.co/qp5dOoMBAi Tuh-DAY!
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Party Call For Immigration Reform Not A Concern To Some In GOP - CBS Local

Party Call For Immigration Reform Not A Concern To Some In GOP - CBS Local | Activism | Scoop.it
Party Call For Immigration Reform Not A Concern To Some In GOP CBS Local Rebecca Shi, organizing director for the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, said Schock was lobbied by businesses in his district, as well as donors,...
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Bangladesh police arrest activist over 'fabricating information' on atrocities - The Guardian

Bangladesh police arrest activist over 'fabricating information' on atrocities - The Guardian | Activism | Scoop.it
The Guardian Bangladesh police arrest activist over 'fabricating information' on atrocities The Guardian Authorities in Bangladesh have arrested a leading human rights activist on charges of "fabricating information" about atrocities committed by...
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Bahrain deports American human rights activist - Press TV

Bahrain deports American human rights activist - Press TV | Activism | Scoop.it
Press TV Bahrain deports American human rights activist Press TV Bahraini authorities have deported a US human rights activist for allegedly posting “radical” articles on social media websites, thus tightening the noose on all forms of dissent.
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Bangladesh police arrest top human rights activist - Times of India

Bangladesh police arrest top human rights activist - Times of India | Activism | Scoop.it
Times of India Bangladesh police arrest top human rights activist Times of India DHAKA: Police in Bangladesh on Sunday said they have arrested a prominent human rights activist for spreading "false and fabricated information" about a May security...
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Can Activists Win the PR Battle With the Fossil Fuel Industry? - Truth-Out

Can Activists Win the PR Battle With the Fossil Fuel Industry? - Truth-Out | Activism | Scoop.it
Can Activists Win the PR Battle With the Fossil Fuel Industry?
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China arrests activist on subversion charge as crackdown deepens ...

China arrests activist on subversion charge as crackdown deepens ... | Activism | Scoop.it
In recent months, authorities have detained at least 16 anti-corruption activists involved in demonstrations calling for government officials to disclose their assets. The Futian District Detention Centre, where the brother said ...
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My Printer Can Save Animals?!

My Printer Can Save Animals?! | Activism | Scoop.it
Your printer can help save lives—check out how! (Lol @fayepeters O_o @peta2: FACT: Eggs are CHICKEN PERIODS, & that's just #gross.
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Columbia University Rape Activist Carries Mattress at Graduation

Columbia University Rape Activist Carries Mattress at Graduation | Activism | Scoop.it
Emma Sulkowicz, with the help of others, carried her mattress across the stage at graduation Tuesday.
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Environmental Activist Erin Brockovich | Interviews | Tavis Smiley | PBS

Environmental Activist Erin Brockovich | Interviews | Tavis Smiley | PBS | Activism | Scoop.it
Watch @TavisSmiley Show tonight to find out why the industry chemical bill is bad for health & the environment http://t.co/GpRWon4faz #TSCA
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Worker activism is now the new normal as strikes and protests erupt across China • /r/Anarchism

Worker activism is now the new normal as strikes and protests erupt across China • /r/Anarchism | Activism | Scoop.it
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Young Sudanese, 'Hungry' for Change, Take Up Crisis Mapping and Blogging

Young Sudanese, 'Hungry' for Change, Take Up Crisis Mapping and Blogging | Activism | Scoop.it
You can’t use a credit card anywhere in Sudan, but that national hindrance doesn’t really compare to the situation in Darfur, the extreme poverty and the repressive authoritarian government headed ("You don't know what constitutes a political act ...
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Alternative Information Center (AIC) - Demand release of striking prisoners

Alternative Information Center (AIC) - Demand release of striking prisoners | Activism | Scoop.it
Israeli soldiers brutally attacked Mohammad Rimawi, a Palestinian prisoner who has been on hunger strike for 99 days. Soldiers told Rimawi that this violence is possible due to lack of international attention.
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Top human rights activist arrested in Bangladesh - Zee News

Top human rights activist arrested in Bangladesh - Zee News | Activism | Scoop.it
Times of India Top human rights activist arrested in Bangladesh Zee News Top human rights activist arrested in Bangladesh Dhaka: Bangladesh authorities have arrested a top human rights activist on charges of misleading people by disseminating...
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On Facebook, mums find avenue to share breast milk - The Malay Mail Online

On Facebook, mums find avenue to share breast milk - The Malay Mail Online | Activism | Scoop.it
The Malay Mail Online On Facebook, mums find avenue to share breast milk The Malay Mail Online The page - “Human Milk 4 Human Babies - Malaysia” - is the Malaysian chapter of a global milk-sharing network on Facebook called the Human Milk 4 Human...
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5 Lessons Captain Kirk Can Teach Us About Animal Activism

5 Lessons Captain Kirk Can Teach Us About Animal Activism | Activism | Scoop.it
Considering it only ran for three television seasons nearly 50 years ago, Star Trek has left quite a mark on popular culture. Of course, it predicted widescreen TVs, desktop computers, and mobile p...
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North Carolina's shocking history of sterilization - Salon

North Carolina's shocking history of sterilization - Salon | Activism | Scoop.it
Salon North Carolina's shocking history of sterilization Salon Arguing that religion and custom had always strongly influenced breeding and marriage, Galton proposed that eugenics, with its ultimate goal of improving human societies, could be...
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Advocates For Immigration Reform Swarm House Republicans - Fox News Latino

Advocates For Immigration Reform Swarm House Republicans - Fox News Latino | Activism | Scoop.it
Advocates For Immigration Reform Swarm House Republicans Fox News Latino Rebecca Shi, organizing director for the Illinois Coalition for Immigrant and Refugee Rights, said Schock was lobbied by businesses in his district, as well as donors,...
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To Trap a Dictator | Human Rights Watch

To Trap a Dictator | Human Rights Watch | Activism | Scoop.it
Sifting through the thousands of documents strewn across the floors of an abandoned secret police headquarters in Chad, Reed Brody glimpsed the violent, final moments of Rose Lokissim’s brave life.
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