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2015 Is the Hottest Year Ever, Says the U.N.'s Weather Agency

(WASHINGTON) — Because of man-made global warming and a strong El Nino, Earth’s wild weather this year is bursting the annual heat record, the World Meteorological Organization announced on Wednesday. 442 more words

Iran to defend Palestinians 'in every possible way', vows Khamenei


DUBAI/TEHRAN: Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said on Wednesday that Iran would support the Palestinian uprising against Israel “in any way we can”, and rejected US accusations that a recent wave of Palestinian knife and car-ramming attacks amounted to “terrorism”. 518 more words


UN, Canadian agencies retool plans in wake of changes to Syrian refugee program

OTTAWA – A beep on their mobile phones in the coming days will be how thousands of Syrian refugees will find out they may have a chance at a new life in Canada. 197 more words


16 days of activism Against Violence on Women

From 25 November, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 December, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign… 244 more words


BCW - Un

Un are a funeral doom band with some heavy sludge elements that I recently discovered and have completely fell in love with. I can’t find a whole lot of information about them as their name makes it almost impossible to search. 102 more words


Wednesday Reads: Countdown to Thanksgiving... #OrangeTheWorld

Happy Thanksgiving’s Eve

Damn, it is the Ghost of Thanksgiving’s Past……There is nothing like having a pissed off old bird haunting you night…and day.

Especially one who is fighting against Violence against Women!!!!!!!!! 1,639 more words

Morning Reads

Women of colour often ignored in the fight against rape

Does UN Women’s figure of ‘one in three women have experienced physical or sexual violence’ include the majority of women and girls in the world who are of colour and grassroots, and the millions risking their lives to flee war?

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