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If you want to help Sudan, amplify the voices of those suffering its horrors | Nesrine Malik https://buff.ly/2XREZKP Have been following this at @Safe_Travels_MG and it’s horrifying. The return of the Janjaweed is as terrible as you would expect. #Sudan #AlBashir (Click here to read link article.)

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Outrage at acquittals in rape cases sparks calls to fix Japanese law https://buff.ly/2WtgnXd “…under Japanese law, not fighting back can make it impossible for prosecutors to prove rape.” (Click here to read link article.)

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Florida Republicans are pulling out all the stops to undermine voters who overwhelmingly approved a measure to restore rights to former felons https://buff.ly/2IoIiT7 Shocker. (Click here to read link article.)

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A Sweet Deal? Study Shows Higher Cocoa Prices Could End Child Labor in Ghana https://buff.ly/2Z9aekC “Paying just 3% more at the farm gate could stop children in Ghana doing the most hazardous tasks, like using machetes, or working more than 42 hours a week.” (Click here to read link article.)

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65 tonnes of seaweed – enough to fill five double decker buses – washes up on Torpoint Ferry slipways and is then taken away to be turned into nutrient-rich fertiliser. https://buff.ly/2ZdeRtM #Plymouth #Tavistock #Devon #environment #recycling (Click here to read link article.)

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An interesting sounding job – Hand Embroidery Trainer in Amman, Jordan https://buff.ly/2Wv2vRf via @reliefweb Training Syrian and Jordanian women (inc refugees) with skills that will help them earn an income. (Click here to read link article.)

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This is what the U.S. wants from the U.K. before it will sign a trade deal https://buff.ly/3142vpN Spoiler – we have to buy their chlorinated chicken/meat with worse welfare standards, and they want to get their questionable paws on the NHS… (Click here to read link article.)

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Ellen DeGeneres opens up about sexual abuse https://buff.ly/2Kd6Hh6

“That’s the only reason I think it’s important to talk about it,” she said. “…When I see people speaking out, especially now, it angers me when victims aren’t believed, because we just don’t make stuff up.” (Click here to read link article.)

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