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76 Percent of People Who Qualify for Housing Aid Don't Get It (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, homelessness, government assistance, families, elderly, society, politics, government, humans, sadness, rights, ethics )

Carrie
- 51 days ago - vox.com
More often than you'd expect, benefits are allocated by dumb luck. And not just "this system is so complicated it's basically a crapshoot" dumb luck; "literally determined by a random lottery" dumb luck.
The Biggest American Homes Are in...Tennessee?
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, homes, families, society, Tennessee, Washington DC )

Carrie
- 73 days ago - vox.com
f you had to name where America's biggest homes were, just off the top of your head, where would you pick? Hollywood, or New York City?The biggest US homes (as measured by the number of rooms) can in fact be found in Tennessee and the Washington, DC.
'Marijuana Refugees' Move For Pot
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, medical marijuana, cancer, Washington, Colorado, families, children, health, society, freedoms )

Carrie
- 167 days ago - money.msn.com
Making two interstate moves in a matter of months, with two young children in tow, wasn't something Moriah Barnhart had planned for.
TAPS
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

Dandelion
- 785 days ago - taps.org
With 18 of our Veterans and active duty soldiers committing suicide daily this is a program that is trying to help. Please circulate it as your part of honoring this Memorial Day. Perhaps it will reach the eyes of the people who need it. Help if you can.
ACTION ALERT: Support Bill C304 - A National Housing Strategy ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, families, affordable housing, legalisation, national housing strategy )

Simone
- 1289 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Canada is the only G8 country without a national housing strategy. Bill C304 which has passed first and second reading and has support from 3 of the 4 political parities, calls on the federal government, in partnership with the provinces, the
12 Most Ridiculous Baby Trends of Today
Society & Culture  (tags: Baby Trends, Parenting, Families, Psychology )

Nancy
- 1293 days ago - mastersinhealthcare.com
Everyone has their opinion on babies, and there are so many different healthy parenting styles that families can adopt. But then, there are some things that really go over the top. Here, we examine 12 of the craziest baby trends out there today.
ACTION ALERT: Help Sudan Stay Informed With Radios ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: sudan, families, human rights, radios, communications, welfare, freedoms, education )

Simone
- 1334 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
After decades of war, much of Sudan (the largest country in Africa) has little to no access to infrastructure and therefore no access to reliable information about government, human rights or peace talks.
While U.S. Debates Gay Marriage, Uganda Considers Death Penalty for Homosexuals, Prison for Families
Society & Culture  (tags: homosexual, death penalty, prison, families )

Lone
- 1686 days ago - nydailynews.com
KAMPALA, Uganda - Proposed legislation would impose the death penalty for some gay Ugandans, and their family and friends could face up to seven years in jail if they fail to report them to authorities. Even landlords
Justice for the Victims and Their Families ! TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: children, victims, justice, environment, protection, families )

Cher Away
- 1727 days ago - change.org
This petition is close to my heart.Everyday adults and children become victims of child pedophiles,rapists,abductions that often lead into murder.The recent death of little Summer in Florida and all the other children all over should make all of us want
Pancakes Together? Breakfast Can Wait. The Day's First Stop Is Online.
Society & Culture  (tags: Families, morning, breakfast, Internet, email, text messaging, Facebook, Twitter, family time, technology, cell phones, laptops, school, work, children, parents )

K. A.
- 1807 days ago - nytimes.com
Technology has shaken up plenty of life's routines, but for many people it has completely altered the once predictable rituals at the start of the day. Families check e-mail, text msgs., Facebook & Twitter BEFORE you say g'morning anymore!
Sign Petition: Education Is the Pathway Out of Global Poverty
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, culture, children, rights, education, poverty, families, literacy, hope )

Tom
- 1900 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Target: President Obama. ONE and the Global Campaign for Education's The Big Read book is a volume of stories intended to foster literacy and inspire action on behalf of the 75 million children worldwide who are currently not in school.
Take Action: Pledge to Protect Children in Your Community
Society & Culture  (tags: society, children, families, neighbors, community, skills, well-being, humans, family, culture, safety, americans )

Tom
- 1950 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Using a capacity-building approach, the Front Porch Project helps participants examine and understand their role in the lives of children and families, acquire new skills and learn safe intervention methods to promote child safety and family well-being.
Like a Rock
Society & Culture  (tags: families, engagements, marriage, jewelry, diamonds, uncertainty, greed )

RC
- 2094 days ago - nytimes.com
A man who isn't sure he wants to propose and a family's tussle over an heirloom diamond ring he wants to give as the engagement ring if he does. Am I the only one who is creeped out by everyone in this tale?
The Standing Proud Project Needs YOUR Help
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, children, culture, GoodNews, women, men, families, Indigenous Peoples, First Nations, Canada, self reliance, business )

Lauren
- 2332 days ago - givemeaning.com
The Standing Proud Project is an initiative to positively address in a realistic manner some of the serious social issues affecting the First Nation people of Canada.
Rental Homes Offer Option for Affordable Housing
Society & Culture  (tags: Affordable Housing, Society, availability, drugs, culture, need, families, communities, funding, rent! )

Barb
- 2493 days ago - tallahassee.com
Community leaders and Frenchtown residents said the complex offers a symbol of hope... ...It lies in place of Ebony Gardens, a deteriorating public housing complex that was infested with drugs and torn down in 2005....
 

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