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Clergy Seeks Law to Ban Monks From Voting

By: Ouch Sony and Zsombor Peter, The Cambodia Daily, December 18, 2014

Tep Vong, the great supreme patriarch of Cambodia’s Mohanikaya Buddhist sect, renewed his call Wednesday for monks not to vote or otherwise take part in the country’s elections, this time urging the government to put the restrictions into law. 904 more words

Human Rights

Ferguson solidarity women fall in love

From SheWired in the USA:

Love Through Activism: Two Ferguson Protesters Get Engaged

Alexis Templeton and Brittany Ferrell proclaimed their love with a marriage proposal at…

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HOW TO STOP SEXUAL SLAVERY IN CONFLIT ZONES
Olivia Caeymaex, UNU Our World (2014.11.12)

“These cases of sexual slavery, like many in the past, show the weaknesses of the international community’s ability to respond.

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Academics

Commentary: A response to John Carpay and his take on GSA's

Disclaimer: I am going to start this off by saying that I am in no way an expert in the field of Human Rights, Canada’s Constitution Act or even Gay-Straight Alliances or GSA’s. 1,325 more words

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Camp Liberty: 7,145 Physicians, Medical Personnel Call on UN, US To Take Action

this was posted by news blaze

http://newsblaze.com/story/20141217151530shak.nb/topstory.html

By Shahriar Kia

7,145 physicians and medical personnel from the US, Europe and Middle East signed a statement calling on the U.S. 465 more words

Iran

Khuga Pekhawara (Pashto poem - with English translation)

This is my second attempt at Pashto poetry! (Well, technically third, but one of those times was embarrassingly bad, so I never had the courage to share it with the public, hah!) It’s written in response to the… 492 more words

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