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Papua New Guinea food shortage leads parents to 'sell children for rice'

A severe food shortage in the Pacific nation of Papua New Guinea has prompted parents in some isolated communities to sell their young daughters for food.<p>Research by the Protestant United Church in the poverty-stricken Commonwealth nation found fathers in the remote highlands were giving away their …

The 10 Youngest Birth Mothers of All Time

by Adrian Asis<p>– on<p>in Most Shocking<p>Puberty, which is the process of a child's body maturing into an adult one that is capable of sexual reproduction, …

3 Ways to Slow Down and Take Better Care of Yourself

<b>“Your body is precious. It is your vehicle for awakening. Treat it with care.” ~Buddha</b><p>It’s interesting how easily we forget to appreciate the simple …

Positive Thinking

9 Tips To Tame Your Temper: Anger Management Made Easy

<b>“Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is stored than to anything on which it is poured.” ~Mark Twain</b><p>I am in serious …

Anger Management

Pope Francis: 'People Should Not Be Defined Only By Their Sexual Tendencies'

Just a few months after his election, Pope Francis uttered a sentence that sent shockwaves through the global Catholic Church.<p>Who am I to judge?<p>During a routine press conference onboard the papal airplane in July 2013, a reporter asked for the pope's thoughts on gay priests working at the …

LGBTQI

Islamic clerics declare fatwa on poachers in Indonesia and Malaysia

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Asia

Zuckerberg: Facebook will fight to protect Muslim rights

It's hard to open a laptop or cellphone these days and <i>not</i> be appalled by the latest awful or just plain factually incorrect thing Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump has said on the campaign trail. Thankfully, the list of prominent voices speaking out against him (even among his own party) …

DNA of Tina Fontaine’s alleged killer held by national police databank for years

<b>(Tina Fontaine, 15, was allegedly murdered by Raymond Cormier. APTN/File)</b><p><b>Jorge Barrera</b> <b><br>APTN National News</b><br>The DNA of the 53-year-old drifter and career …

Crime

Listening to the families of missing and murdered indigenous women

There have been calls for years now for a public inquiry into murdered and missing indigenous women in Canada and the numbers would seem to bear out …

Tina Fontaine's body was wrapped in duvet cover, police reveal

Tina Fontaine's body was found wrapped in a duvet cover purchased at Costco, Winnipeg police revealed Thursday.<p>Police have always said the …

Canada

Ceremonial Services Set for Rose Downwind

Rose Downwind (1983 – 2015)<p><i>Published December 22, 2015</i><p><b>BEMIDJI, MINNESOTA</b> – The family of Rose Downwind has set funeral services for her for January 6 …

American Indian

Aboriginal women say they were sterilized against their will in hospital

I'm laying there, scared enough, not wanting this done, telling her I didn't want it done. All of a sudden I smell something burning. If I could've …

Canada

Simcoe County News - Latest Daily Breaking News Stories

The Simcoe County www.simcoe.com is your daily Simcoe County news source. Read the latest break news from Simcoe County, and around the world, …

Carolyn Bennett consults with Yellowknife families in MMIW meeting

The federal minister of Indigenous Affairs arrives in Yellowknife today to hold pre-inquiry engagements into missing and murdered aboriginal women — …

Canada

A Comprehensive Report on MMIW: The Curiously Different Tales of Violence against Indigenous Women On Both Sides of Turtle Island - Indian Country Media Network

<i>Editor’s Note: Though the figures are not definite, currently there are an estimated 1,200 Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women in Canada. ICTMN</i> …

An ongoing education: Why university graduates are increasingly enrolling in college programs

<i>Like this article? rabble is reader-supported journalism. Chip in to keep stories like these coming.</i><p>It's long been believed that a university …

Glassbreakers Raises ~$2 Million For Its Diversity And Inclusion Software

Glassbreakers, the mentorship platform for women and enterprise software solution for scaling inclusion efforts, has raised $1.98 million from Social Leverage, bringing its total funding to ~$3 million. The new funding will enable Glassbreakers to further invest in the development of its …

Women of Color
Crime

You'll Never Want To Be Quiet Again After Listening To This Indigenous Woman's Powerful Poem

"I will not sit down and I will not shut up."<p>Delivered in a powerful voice, Black's poem speaks to both the pain and the resilience of Indigenous women who feel the effects of intergenerational and state violence.<p>Here's an excerpt:<p>Black posted the piece in a Facebook video back in October, but it's …

Racism, legal inequality key issues in murdered and missing inquiry, victims’ families say

Racism in police forces and an "uneven application of justice" must be addressed as part of the public inquiry into Canada's missing and murdered indigenous women, victims' families told federal ministers at a closed-door consultation in Toronto.<p>Indigenous Affairs Minister Carolyn Bennett said …

Canada

The Trafficked: Sexual exploitation is costing Canadian women their lives

PART ONE: A piece of property<p>Natalie just wanted to belong. Her home life was troubled – parents who drank too much, an abusive boyfriend and a sense she didn’t fit in. So, although just 14, she moved in with members of a street gang.<p>They were her family, her protectors, at least in the beginning. …

Human Rights

Unsolved murders of indigenous women reflect Canada's history of silence

Hanging on the walls of Kattie Lee Fontaine’s living room are two striking portraits of her cousin Tina, who was just 15 when she disappeared from the streets of Winnipeg, Manitoba, in August 2014.<p>Tina and her four cousins, Kattie Lee, Rose, Jolene and Angel grew up together on the Sagkeeng First …

Sociology

Six Nations Polytechnic to offer course in disappearing language

Among the Babel of global dialects exploding across Canada, one old home-grown language is in a race against extinction.<p>The language of the Cayuga …

First Nations

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Indigenous Affairs Minister promises solution for Beausoleil First Nation ferry

Canada's Indigenous and Northern Affairs Minister is promising to work with Beausoleil First Nation on what the chief calls a serious problem with …

Canada

Police search for Trystan Ashley Sago, 32, as Sagamok Anishnawbek First Nation on lockdown

Stay indoors, lock your door and close your curtains says Chief<p>Police say they are searching for a man in the community of Sagamok Anishnawbek, …

Canada

Ontario public servants to receive indigenous cultural sensitivity training

Ontario is introducing mandatory indigenous cultural sensitivity and anti-racism training for all public service employees in response to …

Canada