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Women's Rights Organisations Speak Out in Defence of Sexual Assault Survivors

Posted By loupdargentonline 263 days ago on Politics - "There can never be equality in a culture that normalizes or trivializes sexual assault and sexual harassment. By giving survivors the space to be heard we can change the status quo..."

UNICEF: "Violent Discipline, Sexual Abuse And Homicides Stalk Millions Of Children Worldwide"

Posted By loupdargentonline 592 days ago on Politics - Staggering numbers of children – some as young as 12 months old – are experiencing violence, often by those entrusted to take care of them, UNICEF said in a new report released today...

Don't Expect Trudeau To Pick A Fight With Trump In Washington

Posted By crom84 1182 days ago on Politics - What can we expect Trudeau to say about Trump in Washington? Nothing. What can we expect him to say about diversity? And inclusiveness? And building bridges? A lot!

UK Parliament Voted To bomb Islamic State In Syria – So, What Will That Mean Internationally?

Posted By loupdargentonline 1292 days ago on Politics - Britain’s bombing will not be significant and it certainly will not be part of a coherent strategy against the Islamic State, let alone a reasonable approach to Syria’s 56-month conflict...

Nelson's Column: #UKIP's Politics of Fear

Posted By loupdargentonline 1311 days ago on Politics - Friday, 13 November 2015. Terrorists strike in Paris, France, killing over 140 people and injuring hundreds of others. The world mourns. David Cameron and Jeremy Corbyn offer their condolences and condemn the terrorist attacks. And France closes its borders to prevent the terrorists from escaping and also heightens security...

Prime Minister Cameron: No More Drownings!

Posted By loupdargentonline 1383 days ago on Politics - "This image of a Syrian baby lying lifeless on the beach is too heartbreaking to ignore. But our Government is doing just that, and refusing to give safe haven to any more desperate families in the biggest refugee crisis since World War II. He will only move if the public outcry is too loud to ignore..."

UK: Hackney's HOPE Versus Joshua Bonehill's HATE

Posted By loupdargentonline 1577 days ago on Politics - Hackney's residents are organising as a community to respond inclusively and positively to convicted serial liar and self-confessed fascist Joshua Bonehill's attempt to incite racial hatred in their borough...

Charlie Hebdo: Muhammad On Cover Of First Post Attack Issue

Posted By loupdargentonline 1616 days ago on Politics - Charlie Hebdo is back with a vengeance, giving the finger (or, to be more accurate, "un bras d'honneur") to all the terrorists out there (though in this issue, it's mainly aimed at the Islamist ones)...

Let's Remind People What Is #WorthSaving From Climate Change!

Posted By loupdargentonline 1775 days ago on Politics - "Our massive day of climate action on September 21 can show a groundswell of demand to the world’s most powerful leaders. If we can make our passion infectious. Help create a viral video tool that can motivate hundreds of thousands into the streets."

The One About The 'Joshua Bonehill/Hitler Downfall' Video

Posted By loupdargentonline 1776 days ago on Politics - As Bonehill is really not important enough for all my blog's visitors to be expected to know who he is (and what he is about), the names mentioned in the "subtitles" will probably not ring any bell for many of them. So, as promised in the little blurb on YouTube, here are a few more details, info, and links that will explain who (and what) they are...