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or closer shore launched her campaign on a snowy day in a home state of minnesota she's considered a moderate among the field of progressive candidates looking to unseat donald trump . welcome to the world stories. guinea fighting female genital mutilation. ukraine a parting of the ways. but we begin this week in israel since one nine hundred fifty eight an organization designed to promote peace has been working hard to bring together young germans and survivors of the holocaust. marianne and come on both born ninety eight years ago in berlin once a week she's visited by. the young german is doing a volunteer year in israel and. the organization action be conservation service for
peace has been bringing together young germans and holocaust survivors for use the conversations are the most important part of the and counter maryellen kalman witnessed the rise of the nazis in berlin in the one nine hundred thirty s. when she was a teenager. is informed it didn't happen all at once but from month to month there were new things that jews were no longer allowed to do is that for people would ask themselves are things were really that bad that they should leave and they decided to stay a bit longer and my family was one of those which stayed up until one nine hundred thirty nine still believing that things can get that bad today wonder how could he be so stupid that the top was. they were germans like everyone else on to the nazis took over shortly before the outbreak of war in one nine hundred thirty nine marianna cowman fled to sweden with the help of a zionist used organization her family scattered to other. in one thousand forty
nine she started a new life in israel it wasn't until the early sixty's that she travelled through germany again a trip she took with much trepidation. i was shaken and i thought this is a german house this is a german dog and everything that i saw seemed to be labeled by me. of and despite her concerns she decided to start a dialogue with the germans it was a highly controversial decision in israel at that time. and when later on my husband and i were back here and ready to talk to germans they attacked us and said they wanted to make soap out of you and you talk to them how dare you but we did it and i still believe that it's the right thing to do you know before doesn't slip. young volunteers like daniela benefit from her decision to this day it cuts off to them the thing that i am one of the last who are able to do this my niece for
example won't be able to sit down with a woman who was born in one thousand nine hundred twenty one and talk to her about her history and her time side. both agree that this very personal exchange between the generations is the best way to understand what happened under the nazis and during the holocaust. despite being illegal female genital mutilation is still widely practiced in the west african country of guinea we need one young woman there who plans to change her country's take on f.g.s. . by this particular scene is fifty it mirrors an everyday reality more than two hundred million women worldwide have been subjected to female genital mutilation it's a tradition that reinforces man's power in society like any an activist had. when never forget the day it happened to her. well i do think about the day my
parents took me and gave me to those women who had tools that i have never seen before so that they could do the story. it was to be honest i was mostly anger with my parents because they have betrayed me they didn't really tell me where i was going. in the world by d.n.a. and they just told me i had to go on holiday and then i was faced with this when i got there. i'm traumatized when anyone talks to me about female circumcision i feel i can't breathe it eats away at me here if you see some or all those so a lot of it visually f.g. and has been banned in guinea since the year two thousand but the statistic tell another story ninety seven percent of women in the country have been cut that means that after somalia guinea is the african country where this practice is most common but there is resistance one thousand year old had just found out the group young
girls he just blew up in two thousand and sixteen with seven friends the club now has more than two hundred members across guinea to fight for the rights of women and girls and against after and in all its forms. and it will do the public good yes it include it's important to remember that in some canadian communities it don't carry out exemption but in fifty lation do this so the lab here together so that they can be ripped open on the wedding night them up it will demand years dishy it caught us scars which lead to infections which has all sorts of consequences. is if we get too many to name. because a picture can even lead to death. but. if it was a girl from it was this it would be a good step to. girls still being caught doing initiation rituals in the forest without anaesthetic naturally the girls put up
a fight so several women restrained them and pushed them to the ground it's not uncommon for the girls to end up with broken bones. and her fellow campaigners are often on the road in guinea to raise awareness to use films to spread their message on issues such as sex education their goal is to help women and girls to emancipate themselves and to know their rights that's vital in a country where every other girl is married off before her eighteenth birthday sixty three percent of marriages are arranged and eighty five percent of women report experiences of domestic violence. cultures can change and her friends are sure that they are fighting for a new guinea on which has no place for violence against women and girls. last year ukraine's president petro poroshenko announced the creation of
a newly independent church independent of moscow that is with rival congregations fighting over church property some are being left out in the cold. praying in the cold. it's not their usual church but these moscow patriarchate supporters say they don't have a choice the decision by the leader of the world to dock christians in faraway istanbul to recognize the independent ukraine a church soon hit homes in this isolated village. within weeks supporters of the two rival confessions were locked in a standoff suddenly the village of granite to head to priest father said he must go patriarchy and father of the ukrainian church. supporters of the ukrainian church collected signatures soon they had to go as majority begin the congregation in favor of joining the body and within a matter of days they had the keys to the village church. father
said he of the moscow patriarchy insists the whole procedure was rigged villages he says were tricked into signing the petition but that was just the beginning. this is ripping the community apart people have stopped speaking to one another we even have a husband who's threatening to throw his wife out for her religious beliefs they call those anti christ. about a fifth of the old congregation have decided to stick with father said he and the moscow patriarchate they've made their way to this rundown cottage on the edge of the village for the first service and what they hope is just a temporary home for their parish feelings are running high. we had a funeral the other day the people that was split into each side kept to itself so i could never have imagined that i'd end up going to play in a shack. they do look. at the other end of the
village the new york been so the church of st john are also preparing for their first service. inside then you increase a father or legs leading phrase in ukraine rather than old slavonic cake church language used by the moscow patriarchate was. once a year for war he proudly shows the congregation a copy of the official chart issued by patriarch bartholomew in istanbul recognizing the independence of the ukrainian church it's something many here have been waiting for since ukraine gain independence three decades ago the symbol of the lot of us is all about the congregation they have decided which church they want to belong to the majority has made its choice i think the others will be back with those very soon. read the one hundred by we want to talk to god in ukrainian not in any other language we want to ukrainian priest the ukrainian
church the russians are sending tanks against us killing our children and grandchildren here we don't want the russians here no way. but we have a ukrainian church a church that's truly independent of russia a country that's attacking us we're not praying for their soldiers anymore father said he refuses to accept that these changes the permanent is fighting to bring his parishioners back in from the cold. a restaurant owner in london has received threats after printing empty bricks of messages on his receipt abraham dos program to still to print out bricks it is bad . it's lunch time for even him dos in his restaurant westminster kitchen he arrived in london from the kurdish region of turkey twenty five years ago the recent break that debates in parliament made him decide to do something. but i did end up writing on my till system
a message for the receipts to say bricks it is but immigration makes britain great and they've also cooked and served food today. but even small act of protest in his restaurant didn't come without consequences overnight nasty messages started appearing on social media. treat those with an gallows image basically it's given your message to gargle dealing with this so they are telling you what they might do to you others posted threatening to burn the place down or to demonstrate in front of the restaurant most of abraham's employees are from all over the world some arrived as refugees others to work like chef taric personally i'm not really feeling very good at the moment just you know things get in charge we can hear on the news all the time talking about it and the people have been called in all see it and say and positive things about us here and according to tar ex boss abraham there is one clear reason for this change. since the brits are told
the divisions in our country have grown up so there's more division than before the brics that will took place so the fruits we are receiving in unacceptable that unpleasant and it's becoming to the environment that the government i would say created has been a bit hostile to recent surveys show that around two thirds of the british. think breaks it has made people angry or and the same amount believe their country isn't on a good path as the date of britain's exit from the e.u. draws ever closer. street. crimes fist against humanity. civilians see come with messages from. their recorder which is travel around the globe just social media.
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