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American Muslim Convert Plotted to Bomb Americans
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, health, humans, interesting, law, media, murder, news, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, transpo )

Rahman
- 30 days ago - latimes.com
Yet another convert to Islam "somehow" got the idea that jihad has to do with murdering Infidels. There are no programs in mosques in the U.S. to teach why such a notion is un-Islamic. This led to him wanting to wage jihad.
Stop Babies Dying on Their First Day ! Save The Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, babies, protection, health, world )

Cher
- 30 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The first day of a child's life should be a time of excitement, wonder and hope. Yet in the world's poorest countries, the first day is all too often the last.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING: Collateral Damage: The Mental Health Issues Facing Children of Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: children, health, ethics, PTSD children of returning veterans, veterans children, society, politics, government, healthcare, children, health, protection )

Cal
- 33 days ago - cbsnews.com
Not all our casualties of war served overseas in combat. Some are children who never left our shores. Collateral damage, some might call it.
The 'Boys' in the Bunkhouse (4 SHORT VIDEOS) ~ (DOCUMENTARY VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Waterloo Iowa, Atalissa, Americans, men, disabled, abuse, humans, ethics, crime, society, sadness, health, freedoms, dishonesty, rights, law, news )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - nytimes.com
Toil, abuse and endurance in the heartland. For decades, dozens of men with intellectual disability lived in an old schoolhouse and worked in a turkey plant. No one knew just what they endured.
Minnesota Nursing Home Defends Rapist: 89-Year-Old Victim Was a 'Flirt' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, women, violence, rape, elderly, safety, society, crime, health )

Carrie
- 53 days ago - rawstory.com
An elderly woman in Minnesota is seeking punitive damages against a nursing home that placed her in a mental health facility and protected her attacker after she was raped.
'Marijuana Refugees' Move For Pot
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, medical marijuana, cancer, Washington, Colorado, families, children, health, society, freedoms )

Carrie
- 71 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.
Sign the Petition: Fire the "Child-Nutrition Manager" Who Threw 40 Kids' School Lunches in the Garbage.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, ethics, health )

Beverly
- 74 days ago - campaigns.dailykos.com
A school district official taking children's lunches and publicly humiliating them is nothing short of professional bullying and it proves that this person is unfit to work with children.
Teen Starts Petition: 'Make Plus-Size Princesses In Disney Movies!' PETITION AT END OF ARTICLE ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: women, teenage girls, Disney movies, society, culture, ethics, health, humans, fashion, children )

Carrie
- 76 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
One of the Internet's favorite conversations is about Disney princesses and their unrealistic depictions of young girls. Their waists are tiny, their hair is silky smooth and in Disney's latest hit, "Frozen," Anna's eyeballs are actually larger than...
8 Ways Being Poor Is Wildly Expensive in America
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, poverty, society, ethics, housing, wages, transportation, food, health, rights, sadness, humans, family )

Carrie
- 76 days ago - alternet.org
According to the US Census Bureau, half of Americans are poor, or just on the edge. Fifteen percent (46.5 million) are in poverty, while "half of Americans are in or near poverty." On top of that 76% of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck.
Alabama Anti-Cloning Bill Would Allow Hospitals to Turn Away Miscarrying Women (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: women, health, ethics, dishonesty, society, government, politics, religion, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 77 days ago - rawstory.com
Civil rights experts have warned that a bill approved by the Alabama state House last week would allow hospitals to turn away pregnant women who were experiencing a miscarriage.
Chicago Woman Sues Company That Fired Her Hours After Cancer Diagnosis - See More at: Http://Www.Rawstory.Com/Rs/201 4/01/30/Chic
Society & Culture  (tags: women, humans, health, Americans, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, law, society, rights, sadness, news )

Carrie
- 77 days ago - rawstory.com
Elisa Madonia said she was diagnosed with stage three esophageal cancer in October, reported WBBM-TV, and her doctors sent property management company S37 letters about her illness and her possible need for significant time off for treatment.
Utah Kids in Tears After School Seizes and Tosses Out 40 Lunches Over Debt (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, children, education, hunger, ethics, sadness, rights, society, corruption, family, health, humans )

Carrie
- 77 days ago - rawstory.com
According to The Salt Lake Tribune, the children had already received their lunches at Uintah Elementary in Salt Lake City when the child-nutrition manager ordered cafeteria workers to take the meals away.
Don't Eat Another Bad Veggie Burger, Upgrade It (PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: veggie burgers, food, interesting, news, society, health, family, humans )

Carrie
- 82 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
To make sure you never suffer through a bad burger again, we've got nine tricks for you to instantly upgrade your next veggie burger.
Mizzou Did Not Pursue Alleged Assault (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Sasha Mizzou, women, violence, crime, rape, ethics, society, health, culture, law )

Carrie
- 83 days ago - espn.go.com
The University of Missouri did not investigate or tell law enforcement officials about an alleged rape, possibly by one or more members of its football team, despite administrators finding out about the alleged 2010 incident more than a year ago.
SCANDAL: Mentally Ill Are Often Locked Up In Jails That Can't Help
Society & Culture  (tags: law, health, humans, health, government, mentally ill, freedoms, culture, society, politics, ethics, crime, safety )

Cal
- 87 days ago - npr.org
Over the past decade, though, states have cut billions from their mental health budgets, shuttering clinics across the country. The result is thousands of mentally ill people funneling in and out of the nation's jails.
 

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