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Society & Culture

Married at 13, a Girl Speaks Out Against Early Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: marriage, girls, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Penny
- 3 days ago - blog.thehungersite.com
This video by UNICEF features a clip of a girl in Yemen who was married at 13 years old. Her powerful story highlights her own experience and the harmful effects childhood marriage has on girls.
Listen: Berkeley Students Reenact Encounters at Israeli Checkpoints ~ AUDIO, TEXT, and VIDEOS
Society & Culture  (tags: UC at Berkeley, students, Mock Wall, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Israeli Apartheid, freedoms, politics, society, culture, humans, interesting, news, rights, education, world, government )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - electronicintifada.net
On Wednesday, Students for Justice in Palestine along with a diverse array of organizations at the University of California at Berkeley constructed a mock Israeli wall and dramatized encounters at a mock checkpoint.
Duggar Daughter Casts Judgment Against Liberal Christians: You're Going to Hell, But I'M Not
Society & Culture  (tags: women, 'Duggar Family', 'Quiverfull Movement', Jessa Duggar, religion, society, sadness, ethics, rights, freedoms, culture, education, humans, interesting, family, children )

Carrie
- 6 days ago - rawstory.com
Reality TV star Jessa Duggar lectured Christians in a lengthy Facebook post about GodâEUR(TM)s wrathful judgment. Duggar said the Bible teaches that God must punish sin with eternal damnation, and she sneered at "distorted" translations of the Bible that ...
How Uncle Ibrahim Protected the Village Lands
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Hatim Kanaaneh, arts, humans, interesting, culture, society, violence, rights, freedoms, government, law, news, politics, safety, education )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Next Tuesday in New York City, Hatim Kanaaneh will launch the publication of his short-story collection, Chief Complaint: A Country DoctorâEUR(TM)s Tales of Life in Galilee, in an event at the Center for Palestine Studies at Columbia University.
Muslim Student Lied About Man Following Her
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslim, student, Texas, lies, crime, dishonesty, education, ethics, religion, society, women )

Penny
- 16 days ago - crimeblog.dallasnews.com
A UT-Arlington student who claimed she was threatened at gunpoint on campus this week admitted Friday that sheâEUR(TM)d lied, a university spokeswoman said. The student told police she hadnâEUR(TM)t even been at the school the day she said the incident occurred.
Fear, Inc. 2.0 ~ The Islamophobia Network's Efforts to Manufacture Hate in America (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: society, religion, 'Hate In America', Islamophobia, ethics, culture, abuse, sadness, rights, freedoms, government, politics, violence, Islamophobia Network, humans, dishonesty, education, news )

Carrie
- 21 days ago - americanprogress.org
At its core, the United States is a nation built on a few fundamental values. The values of freedom of religion and basic civil liberties are enshrined in the Bill of Rights and have been upheld time and time again by the U.S. Congress and courts.
What's It Like To Grow Up On A Farm? (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, children, family, culture, farming, society, education, news, environment, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 34 days ago - theguardian.com
Helen Peters' books are based on her own magical childhood growing up on an old farm with piglets and sheep instead of TV and computers. This gallery tells the story behind her latest book 'The Farm Beneath the Water'.
10 Snow Day Food Commandments
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education, freedoms, snow days )

Cal
- 37 days ago - mnn.com
A snow day calls for some family fun in the kitchen and a few relaxed rules.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING: Combating the Scourge of Sexual Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: college rape, survivors, responsiblity, law, women's rights, college law enforcement, government, ethics, culture, americans, education, police, rights, crime )

Cal
- 38 days ago - cbsnews.com
This Spring, the Association of American Universities plans to question 800,000 college students about the problem of sexual assault on campus.
Show Your Support for Children, Not Soldiers Campaign!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, soldiers, war, violence, children's rights, Children's Welfare, children protection, Children & Family, safety, sadness, environment, ethics, education, play, outside, health, mental health )

BarbKnigh
- 39 days ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The military use of children takes place all over the world. The 2014 annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict presents information about grave violations committed against children in 23 country situations.
When Giving Up 'Wounded Warrior' Status Helps Vets Heal
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, 'Wounded Warriors', veterans, society, culture, family, freedoms, education, sadness, interesting, news, rights, world, humans, suffering, health, government, ethics )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
The 52,300 Americans wounded during the Iraq and Afghan wars are almost all home now. And while some are fully recovered, others will bear physical and mental scars forever.Each one has faced a difficult question:When does one stop being a wounded warrior
Israel âEUR~Failed to Minimize Civilian Toll in Gaza WarâEUR(TM): Independent Report
Society & Culture  (tags: Physicians for Human Rights, Human Rights, Israeli war crimes, Palestine, death, ethics, crime, education, abuse, government, world, violence, freedoms, family, women, children, law, politics, news, murder, humans )

Carrie
- 41 days ago - rawstory.com
Despite claims to the contrary, the military did not give sufficient warning for civilians to evacuate residential areas before striking them,according to the report partly commissioned by Physicians for Human Rights & carried out by 8 independent medical
The Movement to Put a Church in Every School Is Growing
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, education, government, ethics, society, politics, rights )

Cal
- 44 days ago - thenation.com
How evangelicals are taking advantage of publicly funded spaces.
They're Taking Our Children
Society & Culture  (tags: Papua New Guinea, Indonesia, Islam, Muslims, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 45 days ago - smh.com.au
West Papua's youth are being removed to Islamic religious schools in Java for "re-education". A six-month Good Weekend investigation has confirmed that children, possibly in their thousands, have been enticed away over the past decade or more with the
TThe Reality Tale of Two Education Systems: One for the Poor, and One for the Rest
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, education, children, ethics, corporatization of education, greed, society, politics, government, abuse, americans )

Cal
- 52 days ago - alternet.org
New data reveals our public--not private--school system is among the best in the world.
 

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