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720 personnes entassées dans une seule embarcation

Lisez ici le récit de la dernière opération de l’Aquarius, où les équipes de SOS Méditerranée, de MSF et de Proactiva Open Arms collaborent pour porter secours à  720 personnes. Les trois bateaux de MSF avaient tous des opérations ce jour-là … Continue reading

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Intersex rights (often violated) are human rights

Originally posted on 76 CRIMES:
Logo of the Association of Russian-speaking Intersex People The “I” in LGBTI activism is the focus of a new report that spells out what’s at stake in the growing field of intersex advocacy. The freely downloadable…

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Your money or your life

We’re not expecting a rescue for the next several days. The sea is too rough. The waves are already topping three metres and are expected to go up to five. As night fell, we took turns going up on the … Continue reading

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Quelques semaines sur l’Aquarius

Je suis toujours sur l’Aquarius (voir billet précédent). Jeudi nous avons eu la série de sauvetages la plus épuisante des six dernières semaines…un sauvetage “routinier” d’environ 130 personnes (si le fait que quelques centaines d’êtres humains fuyant le travail forcé … Continue reading

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On the high seas

I promised that shortly I was going to write about my ship job and what I was doing here…I am currently on a ship in the Mediterranean Sea somewhere off the coast of Libya. I work for SOS Méditerranée, a … Continue reading

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Things that disturb me

Everyone who knows me, knows I’m not that into buying new clothes. The sandals that are on my feet now, I’ve had them since I was 16. I’ve also had several of my shirts for that long. Most of the … Continue reading

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The 10-day good news challenge

It doesn’t take a depressive episode these days to realize that the world is screwed up. If I was writing this post in French I would use the words bâclé, foiré, mêlé, magané, fucké, bousillé, à l’envers. Economic inequality at its highest … Continue reading

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