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The Many Pernicious Myths About Native Americans That Need to Be Uprooted Now
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, native Americans, discrimnation, myths, government, ethics, culture, crime, society, rights, law )

- 3 days ago -
Five hundred years after the violence of settler colonialism began in the Americas, Native peoples are still fighting to protect their lands and their rights to exist as distinct political communities and individuals
The Fight Against the Private Prison Industry Was Just Dealt a Huge Blow
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, greed, private prison corporations, ethics, crime, government, dishonesty, law )

- 5 days ago -
The Obama administration renews a major contract with Corrections Corporation of America.
Punish Sexual Assault Perpetrators in the National Park Service SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: alleged sexual assault, ethics, crime, government, law, politics )

- 30 days ago -
Investigate claims of sexual assault within our nationâEUR(TM)s national parks and enact tougher penalties against perpetrators.
Drop Charges Against Dakota Access Pipeline Journalist SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, ecosystems, activism, law, rights, freedoms, government, ethics, politics, police )

- 42 days ago -
Drop trespassing charges against the journalist who filmed the Dakota Access Pipeline security attacking protesters.
Australia and the UK Have a Higher Proportion of Inmates in Private Prisons Than the US
Society & Culture  (tags: prison populations, private prisons, ethics, crime, government, rights, police, law, world, society )

- 51 days ago -
Australia and the UK have a higher proportion of inmates in private prisons than the US
Bad News for Trump: Federal Judge Says Suit Against His 'University' Can Move Forward
Society & Culture  (tags: law, Trump, Judge Gonzolo Curiel, ethics, interesting, society, government, news )

- 83 days ago -
U.S. District Judge Gonzalo Curiel said in a written ruling that there was a "genuine issue of material fact" as to whether Trump knowingly participated in a scheme to defraud the students.
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, law, Florida, QuintenPutna, activism, law, government, crime, freedoms, society, police, politics )

- 84 days ago -
Injustice for a good Care2 member when he tries to save ducks from the clutches of a codger who felt differently in Florida. He is charged with assault and the charges are at best highly questionable.
The Internet ShouldnâEUR(TM)t Have a Toll Booth *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, culture, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, internet, law, media, news, religion, rights, society, world )

- 100 days ago -
Regulators in Europe are about to make a decision that will fundamentally impact how the Internet works âEUR" one that will be felt worldwide. Telecom companies are pushing...
Activist: Organizing Local Communities Is the Only Way to End Police Killings
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, police, law, death, genocide )

Cheryl A.
- 106 days ago -
"in two days we've seen four African-American Latino men killed by the police. So that would actually make it every 12 hours if we were to add in Latino, Latina, and Latinx folks that are also being killed by the police...peace.
How Response to Alton Sterling Shooting Is Different --and Maybe the Same
Society & Culture  (tags: race, police killing, government, ethics, crime, culture, police, politics, law, usa, violence, society )

- 110 days ago -
A day after a black man was fatally shot by police outside a convenience story in Baton Rouge, the governor of Louisiana called on the Justice Department to investigate.
Let's Be the First City in the USA to Implement Silent Fireworks to Keep People, Animals and Wildlife Safe! *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, family, interesting, law, safety, society, world )

- 111 days ago -
Quiet fireworks âEUR" it sounds like an oxymoron. Usually those bright bursts of color come with equally impressive bangs. But some fireworks shows are designed to please the eyes without pummeling the ears ...
Northern Gateway Pipeline Approval Overturned Federal Court of Appeal Finds Canada Failed to Consult With First Nations on Pipel
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, environment, ethics, goodnews, GoodNews, government, humans, law, politics, rights, safety, society )

- 116 days ago -
The Federal Court of Appeal has overturned approval of Enbridge's controversial Northern Gateway project after finding Ottawa failed to properly consult the First Nations affected by the pipeline. "We find that Canada offered only a brief.....
Activists Facing Prison for Reporting Torture *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, media, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 117 days ago -
Three activists in Thailand, including two from Amnesty International, are facing five years in prison and hefty fines for reporting torture by officials in the Thai army and police....

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