Sunday, November 23, 2014

"México lindo y querido", Zawadka a Chucho Monge

Published on Sep 8, 2014 

Polish singer Leszek Zawadka pays homage to Chucho Monge in his centenary. 

soooooooooo truly great, my dear !!!!! 
now, i'm a bit nostalgic too

Chucho Monge 

Translation of "México lindo y querido" by Pepe Aguilar


Saturday, November 22, 2014

♥ Antonio & Leszek in Lisbon with lulu ♥

♥ Antonio & Leszek in Lisbon with lulu ♥ Antonio & lulu  
and miauuuuUUUuuuuu here at home ;-))))))))))))))))))))) 
how happyyyyyyyyyyy were these days, 
listen fado making big promenades, 
portuguese food & wine wowwwwwwwwww 
sooooooo many sweet memories from Mexico and old times .... 
it seems like yesterday .... looking to the future ....
♫ ♫ 34 years of deep friendship, that's eternal ♫ ♫

miss and ♥♥♥♥ uuuuuuuuuuuuuu very much !!!!! 
los adorooooooooooooooo, Cariños de mi vida !!!!! 
lu & **^-^** 

Antonio, lulu & Leszek (with sun glasses) 
Praça do Comércio & Tagus river 
autumn 2014

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Palestinian author, translator win Arabic literature prize

Palestinian author, translator win Arabic literature prize 
© The Electronic Intifada 

Samih al-Qasim's poems honored in posthumous translation.


Friday, November 21, 2014

Gambia: Life Sentence for 'Aggravated Homosexuality'

Gambia: Life Sentence for 'Aggravated Homosexuality' 
© Human Rights Watch 

outrageoussssssssssssssssssssssssssss !!!!!

America brings back FIRING SQUADS as European firms refuse to supply lethal injection drugs

Obama's Immigration Reform

17268 children killed, including 95 tortured to death, by Assad since 2011

Ricky Jackson exonerated in Ohio after 39 Years

INNOCENCE: Former Death Row Inmate to be Exonerated in Ohio After 39 Years 
Ricky Jackson will be formally exonerated on November 21 in Ohio, after spending 39 years in prison. 
© Death Penalty Information Center

Thursday, November 20, 2014

"Angel of Syria" A Huge Painting Representing the Tragedy of Syrian children.

Published on Nov 18, 2014 

On November 20, 2014 which is the World Children's Day, a painting will be displayed on the wall of the European Parliament which will reach an area of about 450 meters. The painting represents the face 
of a girl with two handcuffed wings and the names of 12,500 Syrian children written there, all killed by Assad forces.

113 children tortured in Turkey in 2014

113 children tortured in Turkey in 2014 
© ANF - Ajansa Nûçeyan a Firatê

Universal Children's Day by Survival International

Universal Children's Day 

To mark Universal Children's Day on November 20, Survival International publishes a gallery of photographs of tribal children, insights into their fascinating ways of life and the threats that jeopardize their futures. 
© Survival International

USA » July/December 2014 - scheduled executions

July/December - 2014

13 - Chadwick Banks - murdered by the state of Florida
Man Executed For Wife, Stepdaughter's Slaying
© CBS Miami
13 - Charles Warner - Oklahoma - stayed
rescheduled for January 15, 2015.
Oklahoma Court of Criminal Appeals postpones all Oklahoma executions
© The Oklahoman » published October 24

19 - Leon Taylor 
- murdered by the state of Missouri
Missouri inmate Leon Taylor demands US supreme court halt execution
© The Guardian » published November 18
Missouri Executes Leon Taylor for 1994 Killing 
© Associated Press

3 - Scott Panetti - Texas *
Execution Date Set for 'Delusional' Murderer Scott Panetti in Texas
© NBC News » published October 30

Lawyers file emergency motion to stop execution of mentally ill Texas inmate
© The Guardian » published November 8
NEW VOICES: Mental Health and Law Enforcement Leaders Urge Clemency for Texas Inmate
© Death Penalty Information Center » published November 12
Texas judge approves execution of mentally ill man
© AFP » published November 20
Panetti Attorneys File Stay Request With CCA
© The Texas Tribune » published November 20

Petition » Gov. Rick Perry: Spare my brother's life, a severely mentally ill man on death row

9 - Robert Wayne Holsey - Georgia * 
9 - Edmond Zagorski - Tennessee *
10 - Paul Goodwin - Missouri *
11 - Robert Ladd - Texas *

as of November 20

* serious dates 

info by Rick Halperin and i .... thanks, my dear friend !!!!! 

Kill Death Penalty NOW !!!!!
Recent State Killings, commutations & stays » 

7 - Billy Ray Irick - Tennessee - stayed
Tennessee Supreme Court postpones execution with challenges to injection and chair pending
© Associated Press » published September 25
15 - Larry Hatten - Texas (volunteer) - stayed
Court Halts Execution Of Texas Death Row Inmate
© KWTX » published October 13
28 - Miguel Paredes - murdered by the state of Texas
Texas executes ex-gang member for the 2000 shooting deaths of 3 rivals in San Antonio
© Associated Press

29 - Mark Christeson - Missouri - stayed
Mark Christeson granted stay of execution in Missouri
© The Guardian

10 - Earl Ringo Jr. - murdered by the state of Missouri
Missouri set to execute inmate despite evidence state lied about lethal injection drugs
© World Socialist Web Site » published September 8
Missouri executes Earl Ringo Jr after rejecting concerns over drugs used
© The Guardian
10 - Willie Trottie - murdered by the state of Texas 
Texas execution on course despite claims that drug supply expired
© The Guardian » published September 9
Texas executes Willie Trottie
© The Guardian
17 - Lisa Coleman - murdered by the state of Texas
Supreme Court Refuses To Block Execution Of Arlington Woman 
© CBS Dallas
Texas carries out a rare occurrence: An execution of a woman
© The Washington Post
18 - Ronald Phillips - Ohio - halted - new date set » Feb. 11, 2015
Judge Extends Temporary Halt To Ohio Executions As Debate Over New Drug Combination Continues 
The moratorium, which was supposed to end this week, has been extended to Jan. 15.
© Buzz Feed » published August 11
11 Ohio executions - including Akron's Ronald Phillips - rescheduled over next 2 years
© Associated Press » published September 5 
22 - Hubert Michael - Pennsylvania - stayed 
York County death-row killer secures his 4th stay of execution  
© York Dispatch » published August 19
6 - Michael Shane Worthington - murdered by the state of Missouri
Missouri Inmate, Michael Worthington, Executed By Lethal Injection After US Supreme Court Denies Stay
© IbTimes

10 - Eddie Davis - murdered by the state of Florida
Florida carries out its seventh execution of the year
© The Washington Post
10 - Tommy Lee Waldrip - Georgia - commuted 
Ga. board grants clemency to death row inmate 
© Associated Press » published July 9
16 - John C. Middleton - murdered by the state of Missouri
Missouri poised to execute sixth inmate in 2014 despite fresh doubts
© The Guardian » published July 14
Missouri executes convicted murderer John Middleton after delays
© Missourinet
23 - Joseph Wood III - Arizona - botched execution 
Arizona Inmate Joseph Wood Dies 2 Hours After Execution in Arizona 
© ABC News  
Arizona killer Joseph Wood dies almost two hours after execution began   
Joseph Wood gasped and snorted' as officials attempted to execute him, as lawyers filed an emergency motion to halt the process. 
© The Guardian

State Killings & stays » 
July/December - 2013

Universal Children's Day ???

i truly begin to abhor these universal days .... 

today marks 
the 25th anniversary of the Convention on the Rights of the Child.

starvation, homeless and orphans from misery and wars,
no healthcare, genital mutilation, child labor, child marriage, abuse  
detained in prisons or soldiers oh dear sooooo many terrible facts .... 
and how many Kids died today, do we know ??? 

there is a child waiting for us everywhere ....
let's give food, clothes books toys .... 
i'll never forget the happiness of a little girl when she got a teddy bear, it was not brand-new but .... it was her first & only Teddy Bear !!!!! 

Make a Children Smile !!!!! All Days !!!!!

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

'No safe haven for torturers'

UN resolution says Iran using death penalty at alarming frequency

Tuesday, November 18, 2014

New Video Footage Reveals Slow Strangulation in Public Executions in Iran

Saturday, November 15, 2014

mamma miauuuUUUuuuuu

mamma miauuuUUUuuuuu
© flora & luisa brehm 


Ai Aiiiiiii Uiiiiiiiiiiiiiii boommmmm !!!!! 
it's all dark !!!!! 

you didn't change anything, did uuuuuu ??? 
it has been a longgggggggggg time .... missed us ??? 

 ***^-^*** & lulu 

to mark our rentrée on flickrrrrrrrrrrrr ;-)))))))))))))))))))))))))

Thursday, November 13, 2014

More than 850 killed in 50 days of US-led air strikes: SOHR

More than 850 killed in 50 days of US-led air strikes: SOHR SYRIA NEWS 
© Zaman Al Wasl 

and no one talks about, isn't it ???

America's Torture Record Under Scrutiny

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Contemporary graffiti art on the walls of Athens

Contemporary graffiti art on the walls of Athens - in pictures 
© The Guardian 

greaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaat !!!!!

UN Committee Against Torture Asks American Officials To Answer For Lapses In Complying With Treaty

Monday, November 10, 2014

♥♥ Russell Means Day ♥♥

My hope is that you will all continue to dedicate yourselves to the work to which I have tried to commit my life — liberation and freedom for my Lakota people, for all indigenous peoples, and, in fact, for ALL peoples. 

- Russell Means - 

November 10, 1939 - October 22, 2012 

Forever in my Heart
 Mitakuye Oyasin !!!!! We are all connected !!!!!


Sunday, November 09, 2014

Palestinians break through West Bank barrier to mark Berlin Wall anniversary

25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall

November 9, 2014 marks 
the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. 

Germany Marks The Fall Of The Berlin Wall 

The Rise And Fall Of The Berlin Wall 
» photo gallery 

© Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Saturday, November 08, 2014

Purely Pacific Northwest by John Eklund

Purely Pacific Northwest from John Eklund on Vimeo.

wowwwwwwwwww !!!!! thank youuuuuuuuuuuuuu !!!!!

Half of universe's stars are orphans with no galaxy

Half of universe's stars are orphans with no galaxy 
© CBC News 

i was reading this and found it sooooooooo poetic ....

Iran: Keeping pet dogs could have you receive 74 lashes

Iran: Keeping pet dogs could have you receive 74 lashes 
© National Council of Resistance of Iran 

is this true, mummiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiiii ???