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Leonard Nimoy: 14 Things You DidnâEUR(TM)t Know About His Career
Offbeat  (tags: usa, world, society, politics, religion, philanthropy, obituary, humans, ethics, culture, death, celebrity, arts, americans, activists, education, media, movies, news, performance, business, animals, interesting, photos )

O O
- 1 day ago - variety.com
Who knew Nimoy once owned a pet shop in Canoga Park? Or that he teamed with Vic Morrow in 1962 to produce an indie film based on Jean GenetâEUR(TM)s edgy play Deathwatch.Here are14intriguing tidbits about NimoyâEUR(TM)s life&work as culled from the pages of Variety
Muslim Girl Sings 'Star Spangled Banner' as Oklahoma Anti-Islamic Protesters Scream Insults ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Oklahoma, Islamophobia, society, protest, religious tolerance, ethics, rights, freedoms, dishonesty, sadness, humans, religion, news, culture, activists, abuse, corruption, politics, government )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
A rally by hundreds of American Muslims at the Oklahoma Capitol on Friday to promote religious tolerance was interrupted by anti-Islamic protesters holding signs proclaiming the United States a Christian nation.
DEADLINE THURSDAY: The Future of the Open Internet Is at Stake! Stand for Net Neutrality Today!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: computer, technology, media, politics, consumers, activists, rights, safety )

Sabine
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Care2 members are great at using the power of the Internet to do good. But all that could change on Thursday, when FCC commissioners cast a critical vote to determine the future of the Internet.
Fewer Than Half of Democrats Sympathize With Israelis Over Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Liberal Democrats, republicans, Human Rights, activists, society, politics, ethics, humans, freedoms, rights, safety, news, interesting, government )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Over the past 12 months, though, there's been a drop of support for Israelis of about 10 points by Democrats, a plunge that rivals the decline seen among all parties after a boost of support during the first Gulf War.
All Hail The Feminist Oscars: On #AskHerMore, Patricia Arquette, and NPH's Balls
Society & Culture  (tags: Good News, Hollywood, Oscars, women, celebrity, society, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, news, rights, politics, media, activists, government, family, world )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - thedailybeast.com
Starting with the actresses in attendance & stretching to the viewers watching at home & tweeting along, there was a resounding call for a change in the way women are treated in Hollywood. It was a night designed around men, but it was all about women.
Oscar Winners List For 2015 Includes 'Birdman,' Julianne Moore, Eddie Redmayne & More
Society & Culture  (tags: Oscars, celebrity, arts, movies, society, culture, family, fashion, humans, interesting, news, activists, world, rights, politics, freedoms )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"Birdman" won three other Oscars: Best Director for Alejandro G. Iñárritu, Best Cinematography for Emmanuel Lubezki (his second Oscars win in a row after last year's "Gravity") and Best Original Screenplay.
Patricia Arquette Makes Impassioned Plea For Wage Equality After Winning Best Supporting Actress ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Oscars, movies, Patricia Arquette, USA, women, women's rights, equal pay, society, culture, celebrity, arts, ethics, government, family, media, freedoms, activists, news, interesting, rights, law )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
"It's our time to have wage equality once and for all, and equal rights for women in the United States of America," she said to a strong show of support from Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez.
A Petition for Basic Human Rights
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, activists, culture, freedoms, environment, health, healthcare )

Michael
- 12 days ago - petitions.moveon.org
The lady who started this petition is long for the day when every one has enough, basic rights of life mankind should have in this 21st century: food clothingm an income and shelter. Sounds like the Brotherhood of mankind sharing all in Imagine.
Copenhagen Shootings: Police Kill Gunman After Two Attacks
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, Denmark, Copenhagen, Islam, Muslims, terrorism, terrorists, Jews, free speech, crime, death, murder, religion, rights, safety, violence, world )

Penny
- 13 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Police in Copenhagen say they have shot dead a man they believe was behind two deadly attacks in the Danish capital hours earlier.
Mining Activist Released After Being Charged With Terrorism, Rebellion in Ecuador
Environment  (tags: activism, activists, Javier Ramirez, Ecuador, protection, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, politics, world )

Cal
- 13 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Ecuador's government has been accused of becoming increasingly aggressive towards environmental activists. In 2013, the government shutdown one of the country's biggest environmental NGOs, Fundación Pachamama, over a dispute over oil drilling in the Amaz
Hard to Believe: Police Are Treating Protest Movements Like They Are Terrorists
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, law, police, politics, environment, rights, news, society )

Cal
- 14 days ago - alternet.org
But that's not stopping activists from pushing back.
Happy Palestine Day!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, worst occupation in history, world, Israel, Palestine, 'Happy Palestine Day', support, solidarity, activists, society, humans, freedoms, news, government, culture, rights, children, family )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - mondoweiss.net
On Feb. 14, many Palestine advocates and good people around the world have chosen to celebrate "Happy Palestine Day". Celebrating Palestine's Day is simply a way for people to show their solidarity with the people of Palestine who live under the worst
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Undercover ExposéâEUR"Pigs Suffer and Die at Top Breeder
Business  (tags: lame and injured pigs are left to suffer, Nothing More Than Numbers, Widespread Misery, confined to crates, You Can Help!, activists, safety, sadness, violence, rights, treatment, healthcare, health, medicine, protection, disease, drugs, prevention, cor )

Kelly
- 15 days ago - secure.peta.org
A disturbing undercover investigation reveals that lame and injured pigs are left to suffer and that many pigs die at a worldwide leader in pig production. Their bodies and spirits are broken, and they need your help. You Can Help!
Racial Terrorism in America: Group Wants to Honor 4,000 Lynching Victims With Historical Markers
Society & Culture  (tags: Civil Rights, American South, racism. Alabama, society, culture, ethics, crime, death, government, humans, sadness, violence, politics, abuse, activists, freedoms )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - rawstory.com
An Alabama-based civil rights organization found that over the course of the South's turbulent racial history, some 4,000 people are known to have been lynched. Historian Bryan Stevenson intends to make these killings a matter of public record.
PLEASE SIGN: Saudi Authorities Must Put An End to Public Flogging of Blogger
Health & Wellness  (tags: activists, arrests, Raif Badawi, petition, amnesty international, Saudi Arabia, floggings, Human rights, freedom of expression, association and assembly )

Jess
- 19 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
I believe that Raif Badawi is a Prisoner of Conscience, held solely for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression. Please drop all charges against Badawi
 

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