After famine, malnourishment persists --- Although famine conditions have officially ended in Somalia, UNICEF and partners are reaching thousands and thousands of acutely malnourished children. Read more: http://www.unicef.org/infobycountry/somalia_66367.html
Woeser. Tibetan resistance writer. Lives in Beijing under house arrest. Her two blogs, primarily visited by those of Tibetan and Han ethnicity were ordered to be shut down by the Chinese government because of her sympathies to the Dalai Lama. Despite intimidation she continues to write and advocate for a free Tibet.
The Service Employees International Union (SEIU) represents more than 2 million janitors, healthcare workers, and public employees and is a major progressive force in the U.S. and Canada. This history is worth reading.