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Open Letter to #Nestlé by @yasminemotarjemi #FoodSafety #Suisse #Justice #Swiss

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Open Letter by 
Yasmine Motarjemi , Former Corporate Food Safety Manager (2000-2010), Assistant Vice President
to
Mr Peter Brabeck-Letmathe
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Nestlé, S.A
55 Avenue Nestlé
CH-1800 Vevey

"Nyon, 4th Septembre 2010
Dear Mr Chairman,
I was your Corporate Food Safety Manager from 2000 to 2010. I write to you today for two reasons: 
first, to share with you my concerns regarding a culture and management practices in Nestlé, which 
undermine food safety; and, second, to inform you of my personal experiences while attempting to
improve the situation.
I long nourished the hope that you would be interested in meeting the person responsible for dealing 
with everyday problems of the Company in an area as important as the safety of Nestlé products. 
However, to my regret we have never had the opportunity to meet and discuss the food safety 
situation in the Company. As both corporate-level management of food safety and my professional 
status deteriorated to the point of being unacceptable, I was compelled to report my concerns to 
Management with the expectation that a fair evaluation of the situation would be undertaken. In 
the event, my efforts were in vain. 
Mr Chairman, I always found listening to your speeches a source of motivation and inspiration. 
Moreover, Nestlé Policies and Management Principles portray a model Company, with the most 
laudable corporate values. A glance at the Company building, offices and facilities is enough to make 
any outsider believe that this is an ideal working environment. 
However, after only a short time, I was profoundly disappointed at how people are managed, the 
discrepancies between your public statements and the private deeds of managers; between the 
Company’s policies and management principles and actual practices; and between the proclaimed 
values and the prevailing fear culture (including mobbing and intimidation) that managers nourished. 
I was particularly saddened by the growing realisation that Management was not only aware of this 
situation but that it was also fully accepted by the very people who should have been, in fact, the inhouse guardians of policy compliance.I failed to see the flawless execution of policy that you promoted in your speeches. Didn’t you state 
that the management of food quality and safety depends on the quality of management? What can 
be said about food safety management when the members of Management themselves do not 
respect Company policies and principles? 
If I dared challenge the Company’s food safety and human resource practices I can assure you that it 
was not out of disrespect. On the contrary, it was because of my loyalty to the Company, my 
colleagues and the consumers we served. It was also because for me the safety of our products and 
respect for our colleagues were non-negotiable values. Involving staff in building a better company 
unavoidably includes exposing shortcomings. But surely it is better to receive timely feedback from 
within than to be publicly embarrassed later by failures.
You have often expressed your commitment to food safety. Please allow me to share with you my 
own vision in this regard. Over and above the technical and scientific aspects, the foundation of 
good food safety management is an equitable system of people management that is based on 
professionalism, fairness, objectivity, open-mindedness, respect for staff and, most importantly, for 
their dignity. I regret to say that I failed to see this approach implemented at the Nestlé Head Office. 
My own situation is a case in point. 
On several occasions I reported – first to members of Management and then, in November 2009, to 
Mr Paul Bulcke – serious shortcomings in food safety management, the professional difficulties I 
faced, and the shameful treatment that I experienced in Nestlé. I hoped that I would be given the 
opportunity to provide a full and accurate account of events during the period 2005-2010. In 
response, my contract was terminated with no opportunity to provide details of my experience. 
Nevertheless, I am prepared to meet with you, at your convenience, to share my observations on 
practices in Nestlé and their eventual repercussions on Nestlé’s reputation and consumers. I would 
also hope to use this opportunity to identify an equitable solution for my personal difficult situation, another consequence of the past events in Nestlé" 
source : http://www.rts.ch/info/3989665.html/BINARY/Mr+CEO.pdf
more here (in french) http://www.rts.ch/info/economie/3988696-une-ex-responsable-de-la-securite-alimentaire-depose-plainte-contre-nestle.html
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more (in german ) : http://www.handelszeitung.ch/unternehmen/nestle-im-keim-erstickt

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Our NO is a majestic, big YES to a democratic, rational Europe! by #YanisVaroufakis #Greece

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Our NO is a majestic, big YES to a democratic, rational Europe! by #YanisVaroufakis #Greece

On the 25th of January, dignity was restored to the people of Greece.

In the five months that intervened since then, we became the first government that dared raise its voice, speaking on behalf of the people, saying NO to the damaging irrationality of our extend-and-pretend ‘Bailout Program’.

We

  • spread the word that the Greek ‘bailouts’ were exercises whose purpose was intentionally to transfer private losses onto the shoulders of the weakest Greeks, before being transferred to other European taxpayers
  • articulated, for the first time in the Eurogroup, an economic argument to which there was no credible response
  • put forward moderate, technically feasible proposals that would remove the need for further ‘bailouts’
  • confined the troika to its Brussels’ lair
  • internationalised Greece’s humanitarian crisis and its roots in intentionally recessionary policies
  • spread hope beyond Greece’s borders that democracy can breathe within a monetary union hitherto dominated by fear.

Ending interminable, self-defeating, austerity and restructuring Greece’s public debt were our two targets. But these two were also our creditors’ targets. From the moment our election seemed likely, last December, the powers-that-be started a bank run and planned, eventually, to shut Greece’s banks down. Their purpose?

  • To humiliate our government by forcing us to succumb to stringent austerity, and
  • To drag us into an agreement that offers no firm commitment to a sensible, well-defined debt restructure.

The ultimatum of 25th June was the means by which these aims would be achieved. The people of Greece today returned this ultimatum to its senders; despite the fear mongering that the domestic oligarchic media transmitted night and day into their homes.

Today’s referendum delivered a resounding call for a mutually beneficial agreement between Greece and our European partners. We shall respond to the Greek voters’ call with a positive approach to:

  • The IMF, which only recently released a helpful report confirming that Greek public debt was unsustainable
  • The ECB, the Governing Council of which, over the past week, refused to countenance some of the more aggressive voices within
  • The European Commission, whose leadership kept throwing bridges over the chasm separating Greece from some of our partners.

Our NO is a majestic, big YES to a democratic Europe.

It is a NO to the dystopic vision of a Eurozone that functions like an iron cage for its peoples.

It is a loud YES to the vision of a Eurozone offering the prospect of social justice with shared prosperity for all Europeans.

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"Unfuck #Greece" #Photo Akavos Hatzistavrou.AFP

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#Palestine Authority arrests scores of #Hamas members in West Bank - #DivideAndConquer .. .#israel


#Palestine Authority arrests scores of #Hamas members in West Bank - #DivideAndConquer .. .#israel
Ajoutée le 4 juil. 2015

Palestinian Authority forces have arrested at least 120 people, including Hamas members, in the West Bank over the past two days, raising tension between the rival movements.At least 20 people were arrested on Saturday, officials said, a day after about 100 members were detained.Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from Gaza.

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The Fight Over #Obamacare Was a Giant Political Charade: Sonali Kolhatkar - Truthdig

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The Fight Over #Obamacare Was a Giant Political Charade: Sonali Kolhatkar - Truthdig


Now that the Supreme Court has preserved the Affordable Care Act and private insurers have won, the real battle for single-payer health care must begin.
- 2015/07/02

When the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on June 25 that the Affordable Care Act’s (ACA) subsidies for health insurance for the poor were indeed constitutional, liberals cheered. The last-ditch attempt by the right to gut President Obama’s signature act failed. In his weekly address, Obama triumphantly announced that “after more than fifty votes in Congress to repeal or weaken this law; after a Presidential election based in part on preserving or repealing this law; after multiple challenges to this law before the Supreme Court, we can now say this for certain: the Affordable Care Act still stands, it is working, and it is here to stay.”

The case at the heart of the ruling was King v. Burwell, a legal challenge that was based on a technicality. The Los Angeles Times explained that legal experts saw it “as a fatuous misreading of the law and a tortured effort to bend the process of statutory interpretation for ideological ends.” But the constant attacks on the ACA, including this last attempt, were less ideological than political, and in the end, the Supreme Court ruling was an affirmation of the supremacy of capitalism over human needs.

It is true that 6.4 million Americans currently receiving subsidies for insurance would have lost their coverage had the court not voted to preserve the ACA. The vote was 6-3, with conservative Chief Justice John Roberts joining swing voter Anthony Kennedy and the four liberal stalwarts (Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, and Stephen Breyer). The fact that Roberts voted for it, and wrote the majority opinion, speaks volumes about what the ruling really means. According to him, “Congress passed the Affordable Care Act to improve health insurance markets, not to destroy them.”

That single sentence clearly lays out the problem with what the right has sardonically named “Obamacare.” In voting to preserve the health care reform law, the court sought to “improve health insurance markets,” not access to health care.

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Famous #Rothschild #Banking Dynasty Facing Fraud Charges In #France

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n addition to being accused of defrauding British retirees, Rothschild Bank AG was also recently fined millions for U.S. tax dodging.

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#TISA Leaks Part Deux: More Evidence Of Concerted Attack On Democracy #wikileaks

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#TISA Leaks Part Deux: More Evidence Of Concerted Attack On Democracy #wikileaks

A WikiLeaks analysis shows how 52-nation Trade in Services Agreement threatens both net neutrality and personal data privacy.

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#israel authorities should be taken to int’l court for war crimes – interview activist #MikoPeled 6:25 - RT

#israel authorities should be taken to int’l court for war crimes – interview activist #MikoPeled 6:25 - RT


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One year after a Palestinian teenager was set on fire and burned to death following the kidnapping and killing of three Israeli teens, the situation in the region remains dire in the wake of 2014’s military conflict that left more than 2,000 Palestinians dead. Anya Parampil speaks with Israeli peace activist Miko Peled about how the Gaza Strip conflict has settled down since then, and what Palestinian relations with the rest of the world may look like.
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Après l’#Argentine, le #Brésil dément les propos de #MichelSapin sur la #Grèce - #OligarchieManipulatrice #Europe

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Après l’#Argentine, le #Brésil dément les propos de #MichelSapin sur la #Grèce - #OligarchieManipulatrice #Europe

Incroyable, ces types mentent encore bien plus qu’en 1992 :

« Maastricht apporte aux dernières années de ce siècle une touche d’humanisme et de Lumière qui contraste singulièrement avec les épreuves cruelles du passé. » (Michel Sapin, ministre socialiste des finances, Le Monde, 6.5.92)

« Le traité d’union européenne se traduira par plus de croissance, plus d’emplois, plus de solidarité. » (Michel Sapin, ministre socialiste des finances, Le Figaro, 20.8.92)

Mais la différence c’est que désormais, Internet veille…

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#USelections HUGE #BernieSanders Crowd Should Terrify #Hillary - YouTube 7:47


#USelections HUGE #BernieSanders Crowd Should Terrify #Hillary - YouTube 7:47"

Ajoutée le 2 juil. 2015

"When it comes to filling a venue, Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) is not exactly 2016's underdog.

Sanders, who is running as a progressive alternative to presumed Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton, spoke Wednesday at Madison's Alliant Energy Center, which seats 10,231 people. The campaign had expected a massive turnout in the left-leaning city, which has deep roots in progressive politics and activism. Their prediction was correct: Arena staff said 9,600 people were in attendance.

"Tonight, we have more people at any meeting for a candidate of president of the United States than any other candidate," Sanders said, according to the Associated Press, who put the turnout at 10,000."

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Oren's memoir reveals #israel 's elite is hyper-sensitive to #US criticism

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Oren's memoir reveals #israel 's elite is hyper-sensitive to #US criticism

Michael Oren’s new book about his years as Israel’s ambassador to the United States will — accidentally for him — turn out to be a big boost to the nonviolent movement for justice in Israel/Palestine. I have read every word, and I hope it reaches the best-seller lists and stays there, as an inadvertent but accurate account of  how Israel’s power elite truly thinks and acts. The book is an extraordinarily revealing look into the highest echelons of the Israeli government, and Oren’s own animosities have prompted him to tell more than he may have intended.

The book is called Ally, and subtitled My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide. A better subtitle would be How Israel’s Government Disrespects Americans, Particularly American Jews, But Is Still Ultra-Sensitive to Criticism.

First reports have already jumped on a couple of Oren’s more ludicrous assertions, such as that President Obama is too soft on “Muslims” because his two Muslim fathers abandoned him, and that American Jewish journalists are too hard on Israel because they are afraid of anti-Semitism if they don’t criticize it. But there are plenty more juicy cherries to be picked from this particular tree.

Let’s start with Oren’s clash with the late Bob Simon, the CBS reporter who stood out as genuine and honest amid the timid mediocrity of most

- See more at: http://mondoweiss.net/2015/07/israels-sensitive-criticism?utm_source=Mondoweiss+List&utm_campaign=3e8e9981dd-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b86bace129-3e8e9981dd-398414077#sthash.ftLSVzZY.dpuf


Michael Oren’s new book about his years as Israel’s ambassador to the United States will — accidentally for him — turn out to be a big boost to the nonviolent movement for justice in Israel/Palestine. I have read every word, and I hope it reaches the best-seller lists and stays there, as an inadvertent but accurate account of  how Israel’s power elite truly thinks and acts. The book is an extraordinarily revealing look into the highest echelons of the Israeli government, and Oren’s own animosities have prompted him to tell more than he may have intended.

The book is called Ally, and subtitled My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide. A better subtitle would be How Israel’s Government Disrespects Americans, Particularly American Jews, But Is Still Ultra-Sensitive to Criticism.

First reports have already jumped on a couple of Oren’s more ludicrous assertions, such as that President Obama is too soft on “Muslims” because his two Muslim fathers abandoned him, and that American Jewish journalists are too hard on Israel because they are afraid of anti-Semitism if they don’t criticize it. But there are plenty more juicy cherries to be picked from this particular tree.

Let’s start with Oren’s clash with the late Bob Simon, the CBS reporter who stood out as genuine and honest amid the timid mediocrity of most

- See more at: http://mondoweiss.net/2015/07/israels-sensitive-criticism?utm_source=Mondoweiss+List&utm_campaign=3e8e9981dd-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b86bace129-3e8e9981dd-398414077#sthash.ftLSVzZY.dpuf
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Michael Oren’s new book about his years as Israel’s ambassador to the United States will — accidentally for him — turn out to be a big boost to the nonviolent movement for justice in Israel/Palestine. I have read every word, and I hope it reaches the best-seller lists and stays there, as an inadvertent but accurate account of  how Israel’s power elite truly thinks and acts. The book is an extraordinarily revealing look into the highest echelons of the Israeli government, and Oren’s own animosities have prompted him to tell more than he may have intended.

The book is called Ally, and subtitled My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide. A better subtitle would be How Israel’s Government Disrespects Americans, Particularly American Jews, But Is Still Ultra-Sensitive to Criticism.

First reports have already jumped on a couple of Oren’s more ludicrous assertions, such as that President Obama is too soft on “Muslims” because his two Muslim fathers abandoned him, and that American Jewish journalists are too hard on Israel because they are afraid of anti-Semitism if they don’t criticize it. But there are plenty more juicy cherries to be picked from this particular tree.

Let’s start with Oren’s clash with the late Bob Simon, the CBS reporter who stood out as genuine and honest amid the timid mediocrity of most

- See more at: http://mondoweiss.net/2015/07/israels-sensitive-criticism?utm_source=Mondoweiss+List&utm_campaign=3e8e9981dd-RSS_EMAIL_CAMPAIGN&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_b86bace129-3e8e9981dd-398414077#sthash.ftLSVzZY.dpuf
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#UK approved £4mn #israel arms sales in the months after #Gaza war - #Palestine

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#UK approved £4mn #israel arms sales in the months after #Gaza war - #Palestine


The UK government approved £4 million worth of arms sales to Israel in the immediate months following the Israeli government’s military bombardment of Gaza last summer, new research reveals.
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#NoamChomsky: #Austerity Is Just Class War - #Greece #Grèce

#NoamChomsky: #Austerity Is Just Class War - #Greece #Grèce | News in english | Scoop.it

#NoamChomsky: #Austerity Is Just Class War - #Greece #Grèce


The esteemed scholar offers his views crisis over Greece's debt problems.
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Rebetiko-Misirlu - YouTube - I love you greek people, you are the hope for a better future ! Thank you ! #greece #oxi

Rebetiko-Misirlu - YouTube - I love you greek people, you are the hope for a better future ! Thank you ! #greece #oxi

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The Greeks say Oxi to the morons in the EU/ECB

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Liar, Liar! Mainstream Media Won’t Like This One #Google #Misinformation #USStateDept #Russia #Putin

Liar, Liar! Mainstream Media Won’t Like This One #Google #Misinformation #USStateDept #Russia #Putin | News in english | Scoop.it


Intéressante démonstration de Phil Butler de Russia Insider


Liar, Liar! Mainstream Media Won’t Like This One #Google #Misinformation #USStateDept #Russia #Putin

People back home ask me; “Why are you on Putin’s side?” Well, a simple browser function called a “screenshot” speaks volumes on that. I don’t like lies, and especially those that get people killed. What’s more I hate spoiled sports and unsportsmanlike conduct. Putin, he’s the best sportsman among our world’s leaders in my opinion, but most people already know this.(...)

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#RogerWaters to #CaetanoVeloso: 'I implore you not to proceed with your engagement in Tel Aviv' #BDS #Boycottisrael

#RogerWaters to #CaetanoVeloso: 'I implore you not to proceed with your engagement in Tel Aviv' #BDS #Boycottisrael | News in english | Scoop.it

#RogerWaters to #CaetanoVeloso: 'I implore you not to proceed with your engagement in Tel Aviv' #BDS #Boycottisrael


Legendary Brazilian artists and political activists Caetano Veloso and Gilberto Gil are scheduled to perform to an already sold out crowd in Tel Aviv on July 28. Brazilian and international BDS ac...
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How #Switzerland corrupted its courts to nail banks #whistleblower #RudolfElmer - #justice #suisse #corruption

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How #Switzerland corrupted its courts to nail banks #whistleblower #RudolfElmer - #justice #suisse #corruption

Today, Switzerland tightens up its legislation to be able to crack down more effectively on whistleblowers. On this occasion we’re proud to host a guest blog by Rudolf Elmer, a Swiss whistleblower who has been subject to severe harassment by the Swiss courts for around a decade now.

The harassment has extended to his family: it is the sort of treatment one might expect of a totalitarian regime, not of an advanced Western nation.

The harassment is not just from the courts and the financial sector: we should add that, with a fair few honourable exceptions, Swiss media have largely taken the financial centre’s line: that Elmer is a thief and a scoundrel, rather than a whistleblower acting in the public interest.

The truckload of evidence Elmer provides here will, we think, convince you beyond any doubt that the Swiss financial system has corrupted its courts system.


How Switzerland corrupted its courts to pursue a bank whistleblower.

By Rudolf Elmer

  • I blew the whistle on thousands of wealthy individuals including shady arms brokers, Mexican officials linked to drug dealers; Saudi companies linked to the Bin Laden family; and politicians accused of corruption.

I have been pursued b/...)

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Former Central Bank Head Karl Otto Pöhl: Bailout Plan Is All About 'Rescuing Banks and Rich Greeks' - SPIEGEL ONLINE

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Former Central Bank Head Karl Otto Pöhl: Bailout Plan Is All About 'Rescuing Banks and Rich Greeks' - SPIEGEL ONLINE

The 750 billion euro package the European Union passed last week to prop up the common currency has been heavily criticized in Germany. Former Bundesbank head Karl Otto Pöhl told SPIEGEL that Greece may ultimately have to opt out, and that the foundation of the euro has been fundamentally weakened.

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Environmental Justice Report: 81% Of Products Tested At U.S. Dollar Stores Are Unsafe #environment

Environmental Justice Report: 81% Of Products Tested At U.S. Dollar Stores Are Unsafe #environment | News in english | Scoop.it


Environmental Justice Report: 81% Of Products Tested At U.S. Dollar Stores Are Unsafe #environment

Low income families often live in communities surrounded by toxic refineries and other dangerous industries, further increasing exposure.

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Prescription #painkillers linked to high homicide rates – study - RT 3:55 #health #criminality #violence

Prescription #painkillers linked to high homicide rates – study - RT 3:55 #health #criminality #violence


Researchers have found a disturbing link between people who abuse prescription painkillers, specifically those containing opiates, and impulse homicides in d...
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Will #US Government Be Made to Answer for Fueling #Yemen's Approaching Famine? #humanitarian

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Will #US Government Be Made to Answer for Fueling #Yemen's Approaching Famine? #humanitarian

With Yemen on the verge of famine, and civilians paying a devastating toll in the relentless Saudi-led bombing campaign, one key question emerges: Will the U.S. government ever be held to account for its role in the crisis?

The United Nations warned Wednesday that the country of 26 million faces the highest-level humanitarian emergency—on par with Iraq, Syria, and South Sudan.

The grim assessment adds to UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon's call on Wednesday for an immediate halt to the fighting, or at the very least, a "pause in hostilities until the end of the holy month of Ramadan so that humanitarian aid can be delivered into and across Yemen and reach people cut off from vital supplies for months."

As of now, nearly 13 million people are "not able to meet their food needs," and 15 million "have no healthcare and outbreaks of dengue and malaria are raging unchecked," said the UN in another statement this week.

Ismail Ould Cheikh Ahmed, UN envoy for Yemen, warned last week that the country is "one step" from famine.

"Children are not being vaccinated—either because health centres do not have electricity or the fuel they need to keep vaccines cold and distribute them, or because parents are too frightened by the fighting to take their children to receive vaccinations," said Dr. Peter Salama, UNICEF regional dir

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#PopeFrancis recruits #NaomiKlein in climate change battle #environment #Pape

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#PopeFrancis recruits #NaomiKlein in climate change battle #environment #Pape

Social activist ‘surprised but delighted’ to join top cardinal in high-level environment conference at the Vatican

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#israel colludes with #alNusra to keep Golan Heights peace – #Palestine's Foreign Minister - 2:48

#israel colludes with #alNusra to keep Golan Heights peace – #Palestine's Foreign Minister - 2:48


Ajoutée le 2 juil. 2015

The Israeli-Palestinian peace process has all but collapsed, and coupled with an outgoing US President and growing regional instability, the political and diplomatic climate doesn’t seem conducive to a breakthrough. Is it time to draw a line on decades of failed negotiations, and what framework could provide the best chance of success? Oksana is joined by Riyad al-Maliki, the Foreign Affairs Minister of the State of Palestine, to negotiate these issues.

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#Hebron - Soldiers arrest minor - YouTube #israel #Palestine #BDS #Boycottisrael #HumanRights

#Hebron - Soldiers arrest minor - YouTube #israel #Palestine #BDS #Boycottisrael #HumanRights

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No ‘#JeSuisCharleston’? #BlackLivesMatter #JeSuisCharlie (so, it depends .. not for black people ?)

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No ‘#JeSuisCharleston’? #BlackLivesMatter #JeSuisCharlie (so, it depends .. not for black people ?)

Ajamu Baraka asks; where are the international marches of solidarity with African Americans?


Where are the international marches of solidarity with African Americans? The statements from world leaders condemning the terrorist attack and calling on U.S. Authorities to crack down on the whit...
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« Les grecs ne paient pas leurs impôts et ont vécu au-dessus de leurs moyens » - vrai ou pas ?

« Les grecs ne paient pas leurs impôts et ont vécu au-dessus de leurs moyens » - vrai ou pas ?

3e chronique « Grèce ou marre de l’enfumage médiatique »

Il parait qu’éluder l’impôt est une habitude tellement généralisée au sein de la population grecque que c’en est devenu un sport national. Il parait que les dépenses publiques en Grèce sont totalement démesurées et que c’est ce qui a justifié des réformes drastiques. Vraiment ?

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