15 Oct '11, 4am

Documenting the lives of Iraq's gay refugees | Care2 Causes

Documenting the lives of Iraq's gay refugees | Care2 Causes

Iraqi gay refugees may be almost forgotten, but one man has photographic proof that they exist. Back in June, the Center for Human Rights and Global Justice (CHRGJ) at NYU School of Law published the report ‘A Decade Lost: Locating Gender in U.S. Counter-Terrorism,’ the first account of how U.S. counter-terrorism efforts have undermined the rights of women and sexual minorities. The report includes the ‘collateral damage’ from the Iraq war, the hundreds of LGBT people hunted down and killed in Iraq, including some by state actors, and the probably thousands (no one knows) who have fled. The group Iraqi LGBT has been almost solely responsible for documenting the murders. Another report [PDF], released by the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) and the U.N. Assistance Mission for Iraq (UNAMI ) in September says that attacks on LGBT in Iraq continued in 2010. Neit...

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Iraq war over | Care2 Causes

Iraq war over | Care2 Causes

care2.com 22 Oct '11, 1am

Today President Obama announced that all troops will be withdrawn from Iraq by the end of this year. As expected, the mili...

Oklahoma Republican thinks gays out to kill her | Care2 Causes

Oklahoma Republican thinks gays out to kill her...

care2.com 15 Oct '11, 10am

Infamous Oklahoma Republican state legislator Sally Kern now says she fears LGBT human rights campaigners may kill her ove...

It Only Takes Seven | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 15 Oct '11, 1pm

The Congressional Super Committee tasked with reducing America’s projected deficits and debt must make a deal. Failure is ...

Another "Man Bites Dog" Story | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 14 Oct '11, 11pm

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How Many Slaves Work For You? | Care2 Causes

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care2.com 18 Oct '11, 8am

Written by Margret Aldrich , from the Utne Reader You’ve probably never thought of yourself as a supporter of slavery, but...

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care2.com 18 Oct '11, 6am

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malaysianbar.org.my 15 Oct '11, 2am

PETALING JAYA (Oct 14, 2011): Malaysia can still proceed to send 4,000 refugees to be processed in Australia despite the c...

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care2.com 15 Oct '11, 5pm

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Who Are the 99 Percent? Story #10 | Care2 Causes

care2.com 18 Oct '11, 9am

Some people can't see past their own job and homes, but as soon as they lose them (and more will lose them), they will und...

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evworld.com 16 Oct '11, 1am

I can’t recall a car that has ever received as much fanfare and advanced billing as the Chevy Volt extended-range electric...

An App Hackathon For Autism | Care2 Causes

An App Hackathon For Autism | Care2 Causes

care2.com 14 Oct '11, 6am

More than a few of my friends who are parents of autistic children and of children with learning disabilities and challeng...

Diamond Mining Leaves People And Land Devastated | Care2 Causes

Diamond Mining Leaves People And Land Devastate...

care2.com 15 Oct '11, 11am

For many people, diamonds have lost much of their sparkle in recent years. The knowledge that so-called blood or conflict ...

The Meta Keywords Tag Lives At Bing & Why Only ...

searchengineland.com 14 Oct '11, 4pm

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FRC and AFA the “chief purveyors of lies about ...

care2.com 14 Oct '11, 10pm

Richard C. You are only a step away from those fascist Christians that are spreading those lies. If you want to learn the ...