Global Aid Concerts To Help END humantrafficking.
Help us combat humantrafficking Join and support: The Global Aid Concerts 2012 to combat human trafficking Join us on Twitter @GloblAidConcert Global Aid Concert 2012 to combat human trafficking. Simultaneous concerts on 5 continents. Join us on Facebook for more info: http://bit.ly/9BVquB The first published article for the Global Aid Concerts out of the UK…. http://fb.me/vEIqbal6 5...
Stop HumanTrafficking! CRIMINALIZE DEMAND! Increase sentencing 4 pandering &...– Aaron Cohen @AaronCohen777
"Why is it so hard to prosecute the men who... →
The story of 16yr old Swazi girl trafficked to SA... →
The worst sin towards our fellow creatures is not to hate them, but to be...– George Bernard Shaw (via mohandasgandhi)
The General Assembly resolution adopting the UN... →
11 Facts about Human Trafficking →
lightupyourheart: The average cost of a slave around the world is $90. Trafficking primarily involves exploitation which comes in many forms, including: Forcing victims into prostitution; Subjecting victims to slavery or involuntary servitude; Compelling victims to commit sex acts for the purpose of creating pornography; Misleading victims into debt bondage. According to some estimates,...
You have to know what you stand for, not just what you stand against.– Laurie Halse Anderson, Speak (via quote-book)
Teens were asked to respond to questions about circumstances under which a man...– And this is exactly! why MEN need more education when it comes to treating women as their EQUAL and with RESPECT. Mary Pipher, Ph. D. Reviving Ophelia This breaks my heart. (via screamedatthemakebelieve) (via ihatethismess) Ugh. Just ugh. This makes something in the pit of stomach just twist...
The idea of freedom is inspiring. But what does it mean? If you are free in a...– Angela Davis (via revolutionnow)
Twenty million people are now struggling to find a dry place to sleep, a morsel...– Mosharraf Zaidi in the Foreign Policy article “Why Doesn’t the World Care About Pakistanis?” You can text FLOOD to 27722 from your mobile phone to give $10 to Pakistan relief. (via enculturate)
Imagine the entire population of New York state,... →
enculturate: Pakistan seems so far away, and it can be very hard to grasp just how desperate the situation is. To understand the scope of the flooding, imagine if all of England was now under water and the entire population of New York state was now living as refugees, and that is roughly the size of the area and the number of people affected. Piggybacking on today’s New York Times article,...
Even if the law says that no one is responsible for anyone else, helping someone...– Jodi Picoult / My Sister’s Keeper (via myquotelibrary) (via lightupyourheart)
Stand up for what you know is right, even if you’re standing alone.– Bob Marley (via 500daysofkissingmypillow)
Tired of everyone telling me that Activism, writing, blogging, raising awareness...– LoveIsFreedom
The most important kind of freedom is to be what you really are. You trade in...– Jim Morrison (via kari-shma)
Disasters 'prove that global warming is happening' →
Disasters like the one in Pakistan, Wildfires in Russia and landslides in China are evidence that Global Warming predictions are correct. Via The Daily Telegraph.
Happy Women’s Equality Day! Why is today Women's... →
mohandasgandhi: A friend of mine just sent me this news story and this is… just too weird. A grandmother claims her hotel room was unclean and her 4-year-old grandson woke up with a used condom in his MOUTH. There are now fears that he may have contracted an STD after finding open sores in his mouth. Even though I’m on my way to becoming a lawyer, I really don’t like how litigious our society...
Angelina Jolie has donated almost twice as much as... →
(Vía @TelegraphNews) This is another reason I love Angie<3 Amazing Woman. Amazing Humanitarian. Amazing Actress<3
If you wish to experience peace, provide peace for another.– Tenzin Gyatso (via irresistiblerevolution)
how we felt, how we lived.: "We left everything... →
With their homes and possessions swept away by the unprecedented floodwaters which have devastated Pakistan from north to south, Shabbir Ahmed and his family have taken refuge by a canal in Punjab’s Rajanpur district. “We are now left at the mercy of God,” says Shabbir. “He has put us in…
The Power of Storytelling: Creating a New Future... →
caraobrien: Indeed, several Muslim Americans feel humiliated and under siege living in such a politically loaded, accusatory climate. They resort to angry victimization and reactionary rhetoric, becoming cultural consumers of TV news and media sound bites instead of participating as proactive cultural creators. And, yet, history has repeatedly proven that pain and love, the most powerful of...
Everyone has choices to make; no one has the right to take those choices away...– City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare (via todayithought) (via quote-book)
One person can make a difference, and everyone should try.– President John F. Kennedy
When we speak up for children, we speak up for humanity. When we don’t,...– @BraveKidsVoices
Sweden has cancelled an arrest warrant for... →
? ? This Is WRONG. mohandasgandhi: The Swedish Prosecution Authority website said the chief prosecutor had come to the decision that Mr Assange was not suspected of rape but did not give any further explanation. The warrant was issued late on Friday. Wikileaks, which has been criticised for leaking Afghan war documents, had quoted Mr Assange as saying the charges were “without basis”. ...
INE survey reveals 16,917 kidnappings in 12 months →
Kidnappings in Venezuela. guillee: The National Survey of Victimization and Perception of Citizen Security made by the National Institute of Statistics (INE) in 2009 reveals that abductions are an increasingly common and frequent crime in Venezuela. The survey indicates that between July 2008 and July 2009 there were 16,917 victims. An unprecedented number, which includes the traditional and...