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Salem-News.com (Feb-14-2014 23:40)
How Not to Get Aid Into Homs, Yarmouk, and to 9.3 Million Syrians Via a UN ResolutionDr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com
The starving victims besieged in Syria, and all people of goodwill, are demanding immediate, non-politicized humanitarian aid without further delay.
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Who authored the seemingly designed-to-fail UN Security Council Draft Resolution on delivering urgent humanitarian aid into the Old City of Homs and other besieged areas of conflict-torn Syria?
Salem-News.com (Feb-07-2014 11:27)
Lifting the Siege of Yarmouk One Food Parcel & One Polio Vaccination at a TimeDr. Franklin Lamb Salem-News.com
Many food parcel recipients quickly open the jar of jam inside the cardboard box and scoop the confections into the mouths of their children or the nearby infirm refugees, usually elderly.
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It’s been seven days since the first humanitarian aid, generally in the form of 56 lb. food parcels packed by UNWRA, entered Yarmouk.
Salem-News.com (Nov-30-2013 15:26)
India: Sick from Distorted DevelopmentGraham Peebles Special to Salem-News.com
The inequities in health care provision represent the extreme levels of inequality and social injustice pervading the country, as the Lancet makes clear, “mainly because of insufficient government funding for health”.
India has recorded two decades of around 9 per cent growth, which has produced umpteen rupee billionaires who live in decadent luxury in the cities.
Salem-News.com (Jul-11-2013 15:57)
California Inmates Enter Third Day of Largest Hunger Strike in State HistorySalem-News.com
Protests have taken place all over the country, mainly from the family members of the incarcerated, as well as those who support their cause.
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California prisons are being rocked by an event that has been called the largest hunger strike in California history.
Salem-News.com (Apr-23-2013 01:41)
Arrests at Federal Courthouse in NYC as Hunger Strike at Guantanamo WidensSalem-News.com
Witness Against Torture has been holding vigils and rallies throughout the country, calling the White House and US military, and sending letters to the detained men.
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12 concerned citizens with Witness Against Torture were arrested at a “die-in” on the steps of the Manhattan Federal Courthouse.
Salem-News.com (Feb-05-2013 20:29)
The A to Z Guide to Afghanistan Assistance 2013Salem-News.com
Includes overview of Afghanistan’s government.
Eleventh edition and still going strong. The 2013 version of the annual “A to Z Guide” is now available.
Salem-News.com (Jan-24-2013 14:58)
What`s the Federal Poverty Level for 2013?Salem-News.com
OCPP has updated its chart HUD Median Income Limits for Oregon Compared to Poverty Income.Read Full Article
Salem-News.com (Oct-08-2012 21:47)
Every Four Seconds Someone in the World Dies of HungerClemente Ferrer Roselló Salem-News.com
There are about a billion people that suffer from hunger worldwideRead Full Article
Salem-News.com (Sep-14-2012 11:33)
India Tops the World in Under-5 DeathsSalem-News.com
According to an estimate, about one third of world’s poor lived in India.
India is top in the world for under-five deaths at 1.7 million, which is 24% of the share of total number of such deaths, according to a new UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund) report.
Salem-News.com (Sep-13-2012 14:20)
Squatting Law Criminalises the Homeless to Protect the RichVivyan Raoul Special to Salem-News.com
The criminalisation of squatting is aimed at protecting profits, not people, argues Vivyan Raoul.
So, they've finally done it. They finally criminalised squatting. On Saturday, it became a criminal offence, with it a penalty of up to six months in jail or a £5000 fine, to trespass in a residential property, under section 144 of Legal Aid Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act (LASPO).