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Activists in the Netherlands changed street names in 13 Dutch cities who “woke up with an additional street name” on 23 March; placards and street signs ... The activists sought to highlight the sentencing of Ahed, 17, a Palestinian teen activist sentenced to eight months in Israeli prison by the Ofer military ...
The Netherlands ratified the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, which are systematically denied to Palestinian minors. But, in February 2017, about 101 of the 150 members of the Dutch lower house rejected a motion to speak out for the release of Tamimi. The activists installed the signs ...

Conservative Catholic demonstrators were physically harassed, spat on and assaulted by LGBT activists earlier this month while protesting an Amsterdam-based clothing retailer's "overt and offensive" homosexual advertisements in the Netherlands. Stichting Civitas Christiana, a Dutch pro-family Catholic ...
During a speech on organized crime by MP Arno Rutte in the Dutch Parliament, well-known 65-year-old cannabis activist Hans Kamperman from Groenlo ... industry causes five million deaths annually by the adding carcinogens additives accepted by the PPS (Plant Protection Service of the Netherlands).
Cannabis is technically illegal in the Netherlands, though it's widely available and police do not prosecute people for possession or sale of small amounts. Kamperman is said to be a pro-cannabis activist who had been camping in front of the Dutch Parliament for the last few weeks to protest against the ...
He moved to the Netherlands 10 years ago through the UN and lived in Maastricht for years, before he hastily moved to The Hague because opponents learnt his home address. The Tehran government regards ASMLA as a terrorist organization. The Iranian activist's family believes his murder was ...

... him like a criminal. He said they harassed him and wrongly accused activists of prostitution just because they were meeting at his home, where he said he ran a community center to help anyone identifying as LGBTQ. The 23-year-old activist was able to leave the island for the Netherlands in January.
AMSTERDAM (JTA) — A Dutch university shut down an activists' center for its hosting of a lecture by a Palestinian ex-terrorist that Jewish journalists ... Prior to speaking at the Verrekijker, she was invited and then disinvited from a church and a labor association for Turkish immigrants in the Netherlands.
Two organizations in the Netherlands have canceled their speaking invitations to a Palestinian ex-terrorist following protests. A labor association for Turkish immigrants, HTIB, told De Telegraaf on Tuesday that it is bowing out of hosting Rasmea Odeh this week. HTIB Chairperson Mustafa Ayranci said this ...
NIJMEGEN, Netherlands (ChurchMilitant.com) - In the Netherlands, a band of faithful Catholics are vowing to expand their pro-faith, pro-family fight in the wake .... VVD, GroenLinks and D66 were present for the assault; on the sidelines, they joined activists offering comments to members of the Dutch press.
RAMALLAH, February 20, 2018 (WAFA) – Pro-Palestinian Dutch activist Margriet Teders passed away last Tuesday in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. She was 91. Teders was born on February 18, 1926 and was considered one of the oldest activists in the Netherlands and Europe who fought for freedom ...
Fortunately, Tahira Abdullah, a renowned human rights activist and a WAF member, had taped the entire proceedings of the meeting where the alleged ... and the donors of the organisation are encouraged to check its audit reports to know the source of its funding that mostly comes from the Netherlands, ...
The campaign group said anti-smoking campaigners in the Netherlands and Switzerland had launched similar cases. The CNCT said tobacco giants had long acknowledged the design problem themselves, citing a legal case dating back to 1982 when Philip Morris and two other companies sued British ...
... oil companies for their role in driving climate change; a group of children in the U.S. are suing the government for its decades of pro-fossil fuel policies, which they contend have violated their constitutional rights to “life, liberty, and property;” and two years ago, the Netherlands' government was ordered by ...
Energy cooperatives, local politicians, trade unions, Eneco employees, climate activists and advocacy groups such as Greenpeace Netherlands have formed a strategic alliance to persuade municipalities not to sell their shares. Their efforts have been partly successful. In October, the municipal council of ...
Sergeant Smit is one of roughly 250 full-time members of the animal police force in the Netherlands (many more are trained but do not carry out the ... Still, Ms. Thieme and some other animal activists wish the animal police were empowered to do more, including helping the millions of animals raised for ...
The step up relative to the earlier period could reflect changes in classification noted in the Dutch paper – one in 2000 and one in 2007 (referred to in my previous column). For “overlapping GBM” there is a clear downward trend in rates from 2000-2014. Some of this reduction must be reflected in the ...

Already, many animal rights activists have taken issue with U.S. Bureau of Land Management's (BLM) tactic of herding wild horses with helicopters and ... "The BLM, the very agency in charge of protecting them, is asking Congress for permission to kill them," Simone Netherlands, an animal rights activist ...
"Sometimes these horses get stampeded for miles and miles," said Simone Netherlands, an animal rights activist and a spokesperson for the American Wild Horse Campaign. ... If slaughtering wild horses becomes legal, some animal rights activists are concerned that these horses will become extinct.
Rebecca Hubbard, director for the activist group Our Fish, praised the vote as a “huge win” for European seas, low-impact fishing and the public. In the Netherlands, fisherman said the decision had not been based on scientific research. Pim Visser, director of the Dutch fishermen organisation VisNed said: ...
Libyan activists welcomed today's demand by the Netherlands for an international investigation into the murder of Libyan activists Salwa Bugaighis, who was assassinated in 2014 in Benghazi, Libya. The Netherlands made the demand at a UN Security Council session today at The Hague. ”It is a ...
The Dutch politician Lilianne Ploumen has been made a Dame in the pontifical Order of St Gregory the Great. Ploumen confirmed the award in an ... I was part of the delegation in my capacity at that time as minister of Foreign Trade and Development Cooperation of the Netherlands. In 2015, Ploumen had a ...
CWN Editor's Note: Lilliane Ploumen, a former Dutch cabinet minister who heads the international pro-abortion group “She Decides,” has received a papal honor as Commander of the Order of St. Gregory. In a In a Dutch radio interview, Ploumen said that although her abortion advocacy was not mentioned ...
Did the pope honor a vehemently pro-abortion activist, Netherlands minister Lilianne Ploumen, with the title of Commander in the Pontifical Equestrian Order of St. Gregory the Great? Reports on various blogs, including a short video clip, flabbergastingly suggest just that. If any Ricochetti speak Dutch, can ...
Climate change activists around the city, including the leader of a Sunset Park group, are praising a decision by the de Blasio administration to divest $5 ... The lawsuit against BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil and Royal Dutch Shell seeks damages to enable the city to recoup the costs related to ...
At his first news conference at The Hague, Dutch reporters pressed Hoekstra about his 2015 comments that Muslims have sown chaos and rendered parts of the Netherlands “no-go zones” where cars and politicians are “being burned.” Hoekstra last month denied making the comments from 2015.
"In fact, my actual residence in The Netherlands is in accordance with my being a recognized political refugee since 1992 and also in accordance with Article 3 of the ... Sison questioned the motive of the Duterte administration's supposed spreading of "fake news" against activists critical of the government.
(CNN) The new US ambassador to the Netherlands, who was confronted last month by a Dutch reporter with comments he made in 2015 about Islamic "no-go zones," repeatedly made ... In a 2016 speech to activists in Colorado, Hoekstra said there are parts of Europe where Sharia law is allowed. "Look at ...
A Tibetan language activist who appeared in a New York Times video has been put on trial for separatism in proceedings dismissed as a “sham” by rights groups, a sign of increasingly hardline attitudes towards government critics. Tashi Wangchuk pleaded not guilty to the charges of “inciting separatism” ...
Responding to pressure from the activists, Jewish and Muslim groups have agreed to make changes in an effort to preserve their slaughtering practices. ... There is only one slaughterhouse in the Netherlands where meat is slaughtered for kosher consumption, and that is done only one day a week. Slagerij ...
The Netherlands is violating EU air quality standards, but is doing enough to improve the situation, a Dutch court ruled on Wednesday (27 December). The court rejected the request from Milieudefensie, the local branch of the international environmental lobby group Friends of the Earth, to order the national ...
David Horowitz, whose nonprofit center is based in California, is an conservative anti-Muslim activist who has contributed thousands to the Dutch politician Geert Wilders, whose platform calls for ending immigration to the Netherlands from Muslim countries and closing mosques in the country, according to ...
He said the memorandum also demanded an immediate release of the students and activists detained in Khartoum. Speaking to Radio Dabanga, a Sudanese activist based in the Netherlands said last week that the Dutch immigration service had rejected the requests for asylum by the four Sudanese ...
South Africa and the Netherlands from 1600' for propagating a Eurocentric perspective, selective amnesia and dubious terminology, it was sent and signed by both South African and Dutch activists. Similarly, a 2017 letter to Rotterdam's Witte de With Center for Contemporary Arts accused the institution of ...
Dutch giant bails out ScotRail after losses make mockery of "profiteering' claims ... New annual accounts show a division of the Netherlands state-owned ... Last month left wing activist group Momentum, a key plank of Jeremy ...
A Russian Human Rights Activist is calling on Putin to come to the aid of five ... Now, a group of Russia's top human rights activists is asking President .... of England , the silver medalist of Dutch Open Dutch Open in 2013.
GILGIT - A girl child activist from Gilgit-Baltistan has been nominated for 2017 ... on December 4 in a ceremony at Hall of Knights, Netherlands.
... security forces to arrest and detain activists opposed to the proposal to ... Iceland, France, Belgium, Germany, Ireland, Italy, The Netherlands, ...
Noisey Netherlands photographer Tim Ditzel was at the fore for all of this, and .... Ronald Savage, a Bronx activist and former music industry ...
Dutch investigative journalists have said that at least 11,000 babies adopted ... Authorities in Sri Lanka and the Netherlands have launched investigations. ... when it uncovered evidence that controversial politician and activist ...
She's now an anti-gun activist, yet she still struggles with trauma. ... a loving home, summer days full of hopscotch, Double Dutch, the YMCA.
Qualcomm (QCOM) immediately emerged as the leading candidate to buy out the Dutch firm, and, in late October, announced an agreement to ...
Last quarter's results were below analyst expectations, showed rapidly deteriorating financial conditions and metrics, and indicated a failing of ...
A Dutch judge on Thursday ordered the government to do more to rein in air pollution, a victory for activists who ... "Air pollution in the Netherlands must now be tackled so that fewer people get sick or die because of pollution.
Dutch Anti-Zionist Activists Accused of Shouting Slurs at BDS Rally ... called the Palestinian Community in the Netherlands (PGNL), according a ...
Germany's Dirty Secret: Climate Activists Take Aim at Europe's Largest Coal Industry ... floor of the camp's main circus tent not far from the Dutch border. ... The camp encompasses a range of activist groups, some such as Ende .... people who'd come for the day from Germany, the Netherlands, and Belgium.
Our land and identity was stolen," Khoisan activist Denver Breda ... The film is about a Khoi woman, Krotoa, who was a translator for the Dutch.
BankTrack, based in The Netherlands, encourages commercial banks to be ecologically responsible. Florida-based Earth First advocates for ...
... a months-long campaign by activist investor Elliott Management Corp. for ... employment at Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDSA), Mr. Nasser said.
FILE - In this file photo dated Wednesday March 30, 2011, showing smoke emitting from a chimney in IJmuiden, Netherlands. Environmentalists ...


 

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