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US Police Torturing an Unarmed Man

Originally posted on Friends of Syria:
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Israeli Soldiers Destroy Palestinian Homes

Originally posted on Crimes Against Humanity:
Seven families will now be sleeping outside in cold with no home to protect them… after Israeli Occupation Force attacked them, knocked down their houses, and even destroyed all that shows that once they used to belong to this land… PS. that’s just another way for Israelis to vanish…

“I Love Syria” Project

Originally posted on Friends of Syria:
Syrians Risking their Lives to Help Victims of the War. Rania is a jewellery designer from Syria who is helping the victims of war by teaching them how to make bracelets, which she sells to give them work and money. Rania’s Story I am a jewellery designer I take…

Beaten and Exploited, Indonesian Maids Are Hong Kong’s ‘Modern-Day Slaves’

Originally posted on World:
When Indonesian domestic worker Erwiana Sulistyaningsih departed from Hong Kong last Friday, she left a nightmare behind her. Eight months of alleged beatings by her employer had disfigured the 23-year-old so badly she was barely recognizable. A gaunt, pockmarked face with chipped teeth had replaced her once smooth, girlish features. Her…

Syria Refugees Slam Teenager Girl Rape in Iraq’s Kurdistan

Syrian refugees in Iraq’s semi-autonomous Kurdistan region have condemned the rape of a Syrian teenage girl in the city of Arbil, Press TV reports. Watch Video According to the report, six men kidnapped and raped the 16-year-old Syrian refugee earlier this month when she was on her way home after work. The attackers were said … Continue reading

TechWomen ‘The 2014 Emerging Leader’ Program

Deadline: 10 February 2014 TechWomen is now accepting applications for ‘The 2014 Emerging Leader’ to participate in the program being conducted from early October to early November 2014. Major purpose of TechWoman program is to empower, connect, and support the next generation of women leaders in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) by providing them with the access and opportunity needed to advance their careers, pursue … Continue reading