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Fraternity Culture and College Rape
Offbeat  (tags: BBC Popup, sexual assaults, Abuse, Rape, US colleges, Colorado University. USA )

Ray
- 20 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The BBC Pop Up team has spent all of September living in a house right on the edge of the Boulder campus of Colorado University. The issue of sexual assaults at US colleges was raised repeatedly by students we met.
Do the NFL's Problems Start in College - or Earlier?
Offbeat  (tags: Abuse, scandals, behaviour, NFL, Sport )

Ray
- 23 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The popularity of college football in American now rivals the professional National Football League (NFL) game. But with the NFL hit by abuse scandals and the behaviour of its athletes under scrutiny, some are now wondering if the culture of college, and
Petitioning Grooveshark.Com Remove All Music/Profiles Of: Gary Glitter, Jonathan King and Rolf Harris - Now!
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, child, children, corruption, culture, crime, dishonesty, ethics, family, government, politics, society, safety, sadness, transportation, violence, world, abuse, corporate, ethics, environment, money, society, humans, culture, environment, ethics, b )

Wendy
- 27 days ago - change.org
Why? Obviously, because it is totally unacceptable to offer music by the above individuals - all convicted pedophiles - for "commercial and promotional" purposes - or in fact for any reason at all.
Understanding Black America and the Spanking Debate
Offbeat  (tags: Children, Abuse, Spanking Debate, Black America, USA )

Ray
- 29 days ago - bbc.co.uk
The NFL football star Adrian Peterson's child abuse scandal has sparked a national debate in America about spanking children and the growing illegality of certain kinds of "abusive" corporal punishments. In a personal piece,
Video Shows Alleged Abuse of Cows at New Mexico Dairy
Offbeat  (tags: New Mexico, abuse, cruelty, dairy cows, animal cruelty )

Offline
- 33 days ago - cbsnews.com
The New Mexico Livestock Board has launched an investigation into a southern New Mexico dairy after an activist working with an animal welfare group recorded secret video showing workers whipping cows .
Hamas Admits It DID Use Schools and Hospitals in Gaza Strip as 'Human Shields' to Launch Rocket Attacks on Israel
Offbeat  (tags: Hamas, human shields, Muslims, Gaza, abuse, crime, protection, safety, society, world )

Ge
- 36 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Hamas appeared to admit using human shields to fire rockets into Israel for the first time today, but refused to accept responsibility for the slaughter of hundreds of innocent Palestinians killed in retaliatory airstrikes.
2014 Badger Cull Given Go Ahead
Offbeat  (tags: culture, dishonesty, education, death, environment, activists, law, media, society, government, abuse, abused, AnimalCruelty, animaladvocates, animalrights, crime, cruelty, death, environment, ethics, habitat, investigation, protection, sadness, slaughter )

Wendy
- 48 days ago - networkforanimals.org
This news comes just days after the Badger Trust's high court challenge against a 2014 cull, and prior to a judgement being made, which has every possibility of declaring a 2014 cull unlawful. The badgers are being vaccinated !!> OPEN TO ALL TO PROTEST
He Could Go to Jail for Defending Workers
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, activists, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, environment, fashion, ethics, humans, government, health, law, media, news, politics, safety, sadness, rights, travel, violence, world, government, healthconditions, humans, politics, 'CI )

Wendy
- 53 days ago - action.laborrights.org
Andy Hall,a British citizen,Thai company called Natural Fruit. Hall found serious rights abuses at one of Natural Fruit's pineapple canning factories, including child labor, illegally low wages, confiscation of identity documents, harrassment.......>
Investigate the 2012 Death of Mr. Darren Rainey - Petition
Offbeat  (tags: ethics, humans, crime, society, police, abuse )

Marty
- 72 days ago - change.org
On June 23, 2012 Darren Rainey, a 50-year-old mentally ill state prison inmate in Miami-Dade County, died after guards responded to his defecating in his cell by locking him into a 180-degree shower for two hours--at which point his skin was separating
Great Animal Rescue or Great Scam? A Complete Guide By Alison Hector ©
Offbeat  (tags: animalcruelty, abused, abuse, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, animalrights, endangered, dogs, cats, GoodNews, pets, protection, humans, environment, activists, news, usa, americans, education, healthcare, treatment, prevention, safety, medicine, Body-Mind )

Kelly
- 110 days ago - petadvocatesnetwork.org
THEY SOUND SO GOOD BUT WHOA IS THAT A VALID RESCUE GROUP? HOW TO EVALUATE ANIMAL RESCUES CREDIBILITY AND WORTHINESS *READ THIS TO MAKE SURE DONATIONS ARE NOT GOING TO A SCAM*
Miami Model Arrested for Torturing, Killing Animals in Bizarre 'Crush' Videos
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, animalcruelty, death, crime, investigation, killed, sadness, suffering, bizarre )

Gwendolyn
- 133 days ago - latest.com
The acts of animal cruelty shown in the videos are so bizarre and grotesque that even her defense lawyer, Theodore Mastos called them "disgusting."
Japan: Stop Denying The
Offbeat  (tags: humans, government, women, violence, freedoms, crime, abuse, corruption )

B
- 145 days ago - act.watchdog.net
Historians believe Japan forced up to 200,000 Chinese and Korean women to be sex slaves during WWII. Women who survived -- and weren't shamed into silence - have described being recruited for labor, then beaten and raped by as many as 40 Japan soldiers.
BBC BIAS IN ELECTION REPORTING
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, media, internet, news, politics, society, corruption, freedoms, government, politics, humans, research, government, politics, europe, interesting, freedoms, ethics, media, news, world, society, corruption, co )

Wendy
- 147 days ago - you.38degrees.org.uk
Dear BBC, we believe the BBC should URGENTLY establish processes that ensure that election reporting is fair, unbiased not sensationalist ensuring those processes are followed so that reporting fairly reflects the state of polling and voting in Britain
Domestic Violence: One Month's Death Toll
Offbeat  (tags: Abuse, Murder, Domestic, Violence )

Ray
- 152 days ago - bbc.co.uk
David Gikawa, who murdered ex-girlfriend Linah Keza at her flat in London last year, has become the latest person convicted of a domestic violence-related killing. But how common are such crimes?
 

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