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Iraq: Islamic State Executions in Tikrit

by Human Rights Watch on September 2, 2014

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Hacking the Ice Bucket Challenge for justice

by Kate Aronoff on September 2, 2014

Palestinian journalist Ayman al-Aloul accepts the Rubble Bucket Challenge. (Youtube Still)

by Kate Aronoff

Palestinian journalist Ayman al-Aloul accepts the Rubble Bucket Challenge. (Youtube Still)

If you have a Facebook profile — and even if you don’t — chances are you’ve seen your friends, friends of friends, celebrity crushes and former presidents pouring buckets of ice water on themselves. You may even Continue →

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2nd Call for Applications ♦ M.A. in Mediterranean Studies

Second Call for Applications Master of Arts (M.A.) in Mediterranean Studies ( Academic year 2014/2015 )

The Department of Political Science and International Relations of the University of the Peloponnese (Greece), in partnership with

the Department of Cultural Heritage and the Department Continue →
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Every morning one lady bike rider passes me when my bus gets stuck in the jam on the way to my office. She goes ahead to her destination by driving her Scooty easily and naturally on the wide and narrow spaces on the road as like as a man. Every Continue →

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Tibetans commemorate 54th Democracy Day

by Phayul Latest News on September 1, 2014

Thousands of Tibetans packed the courtyard of Tsug-la Khang to take part in the celebrations of the 54th Tibetan Democracy day here. The official function was attended by Sri Ravi Thakur, MLA,
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Turkey: Internet Freedom, Rights in Sharp Decline

by Human Rights Watch on September 1, 2014

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Greece: Strengthen Anti-Racism Bill

by Human Rights Watch on September 1, 2014

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Thailand: Migrant Children Locked Up

by Human Rights Watch on September 1, 2014

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Marijuana Legalization Has Researchers Wondering If Traffic Deaths Will Rise

Why are they wondering? Because there’s no clear evidence that it’s going to happen and that’s frustrating them.

It’s not, however, stopping them from speculating…

What worries highway safety experts are cases like that of New York teenager Joseph Beer, who in October Continue →

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Dear Colleagues I have conducted a number of workshops for students in various contexts about how to write a successful fellowship application. For the workshops I have put together a short-power point presentation that provides some key tips and strategies for developing an effective proposal, and also some key Continue →

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TransConflict – August 2014 Review

by TransConflict on September 1, 2014

Dear All,

  TransConflict is pleased to present a selection of articles published during August, plus updates from the Global Coalition for Conflict Transformation, available by visiting:    http://www.transconflict.com/2014/09/august-2014-review-019/     To read all TransConflict's analysis from throughout the month, please click here. We kindly ask you to share the review widely and to encourage others to sign-up for regular updates from TransConflict Continue →
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Insight on Conflict Monthly Newsletter: September 2014

by Insight on Conflict on September 1, 2014

A monthly selection of the best new research and resources on local peacebuilding worldwide, as chosen by Insight on Conflict. This month’s edition features articles on local ownership of Security Sector Reform, reintegration of LRA abductees, and more. Sign up here to receive the newsletter by email each month.

Research this month Security Sector Continue →
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