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ISIS Cuts Off Fingertips of 12-Yr Old Christian Boy

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

URL of the original posting site: http://www.clarionproject.org/news/isis-cuts-fingertips-12-yr-old-christian-boy

Reports have emerged about the brutal killing of 12 Christians, including a 12-year-old boy, by the Islamic State in Syria.

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Putting the spotlight on torture: 12 years since the IRCT won the Hilton Humanitarian prize

This month, the International Rehabilitation Council for Torture Victims (IRCT) will be in Washington to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Conrad N. Hilton Humanitarian Prize. 582 more words


ISIL? Torture porn? Dashcam crashes? Failblog? We are what we internet

In late August, an unknown, shadowy group reportedly kidnapped seven fighters of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL). Their plan was to torture and kill them, and livestream the act over a hidden part of the Internet known as the “Dark Web.” While this all turned out to be a hoax, the excitement it caused speaks broadly to our fascination with the morbid, and a desire to see our enemies suffer. 825 more words

More Saudi Youths Sentenced to Die

What is known is that as of today, October 5, ‪Ali Mohammed al-Nimr, a 20-year-old Saudi sentenced to death by beheading, has not been beheaded. 1,375 more words

Human Rights

Bangladesh cricketer Shahadat Hossain turned himself in for the torture of his eleven year old maid

Bangladesh cricketer Shahadat Hossain has turned himself in to face charges of torturing his eleven year old maid.

Hossain had been on the run since September 6 when allegations from the child were made about him and his wife. 74 more words


Day 1 - Mudaring Weir to Carinyah Campsite

We woke up after our first of many nights in the tent to a crisp morning. We had a coffee and some noodles before packing up the gear to set off. 856 more words

Mountain Biking