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The War on Cops Is Pure Propaganda - The Real Story Is Police Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: police, cops, suicide, law enforcement, charts, propaganda )

Dandelion
- 347 days ago - thefreethoughtproject.com
If law enforcement were genuine about wanting to save the lives of cops, they would begin by attempting to put focus on the out of control epidemic of police suicides, which dwarfs the number of cops fatally shot the line of duty.
Former Hasidic Jewish Woman, 29, Jumped to Her Death After Being Shunned By Parents: 'She Was Never Good Enough in Their Eyes'
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, suicide, shunning, ultra-Orthodox Hasidic Jews, women, society, culture, ethics, religion, freedoms, death, family, crime, humans, news, sadness, rights, children, abuse )

Carrie
- 397 days ago - people.com
Not even an hour before Faigy Mayer jumped to her death from a rooftop bar in New York City, she shared a photo album of old family pictures on FB."My family refuses to allow me to have my baby pictures so finding these pics were cool!" the caption read.
How All New Yorkers Killed Kalief Browder A Teen Who Spent 3 Years In Prison With NO Trial
Society & Culture  (tags: Kalief Browder, teenager, Rikers Island, suicide, pre trial, New York, backpack )

Dandelion
- 437 days ago - nymag.com
At 16 he was arrested being accused of stealing a backpack spending 3 years at Rikers Island. He was in pre trial detention not serving a sentence as his family could not afford bail. He was beaten by guards and inmates. Never recovering he killed himself
Guns Are Surprisingly Easy to Come By for at-Risk Teens: Study
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, children, mental illness, suicide, gun control, gun violence, family, ethics, society, death, culture, safety, sadness, violence, murder, abuse, crime )

Carrie
- 597 days ago - rawstory.com
U.S. teens report easy access to firearms, even when they have mental health problems that put them at an increased risk of suicide, according to a new study. Overall, 41 percent of teens who reported being in a home with a firearm had easy access to it.
Native American Suicide Prevention Act HR 1599
Society & Culture  (tags: peitition, Native Americans, children, suicide, mental health )

Joyce
- 658 days ago - change.org
National Institute of Mental Health 2007 census shows American Indian and Alaska Natives suicide rates were highest of all nationalities at 14.3/100,000. Petition Congress to get this bill passed: http://beta.congress.gov/bill/113th/house-bill/159 9
Updated: Fox Host Sorry for Labeling Robin Williams 'Such a Coward' Over Alleged Suicide (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox News, Shepard Smith, Robin Williams, depression, suicide, death, ethics, society, family, children, sadness )

Carrie
- 742 days ago - rawstory.com
Fox News host Shepard Smith on Tuesday asserted that actor Robin Williams was "such a coward" for allegedly committing suicide. At the conclusion of a touching special report that aired just hours after Williams died, Smith seemed to become almost angry..
Robin Williams Comedian Dead At 63
Society & Culture  (tags: Robin Williams, Comedian, deceased, Entertainment Weekly, Oscar winner, suicide )

Dandelion
- 743 days ago - latimes.com
Oscar-winning actor and comic Robin Williams died Monday at 63 of an apparent suicide, the Marin County Sheriff's Department confirmed. Dubbed "the funniest man alive" by Entertainment Weekly in 1997, Williams brought audiences hours of laughter.
Help Free Moroccan Rape Victimsfrom Having to Choose Between Marriage to the Perp., or Suicide-PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, humans, society, women, suicide )

Mitchell
- 956 days ago - avaaz.org
A Moroccan law allows a rapist to avoid prosecution: if he marries his victim. This puts women, and girls, in a terrible bind. There is a vote coming up in Morocco, regarding this law, which we may have a chance to impact.
15 Girls Under Investigation After 12-Year-Old Commits Suicide (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: bullying, sadness, suicide, children, teachers, facebook, ethics, society, culture, safety, law, media, freedoms, crime, news )

Carrie
- 1075 days ago - rawstory.com
A group of 15 teenage girls is reportedly under investigation in connection with the suicide of a 12-year-old former classmate, the Lakeland Ledger reported on Thursday.
Ariel Castro Dead: Coroner Confirms That Cleveland Kidnapper/Rapist Killed Himself
Society & Culture  (tags: Ariel Castro, death, suicide, criminal, rape, kidnapping, women, violence, society, humans, law )

Carrie
- 1083 days ago - nydailynews.com
Castro's defense said they wouldn't speculate about the circumstances that led to the 53-year-old sex fiend hanging in his prison cell. A toxicology report is pending, but a neighbor is convinced 'he took the coward's way out,' adding 'we're happy he's...
Melissa Harris-Perry Slams Montana Judge: You're Sounding a Lot Like Todd 'Legitimate Rape' Akin (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: child rape, children, society, ethics, law, Montana, suicide )

Carrie
- 1087 days ago - rawstory.com
MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry had harsh words for G. Todd Baugh, the Montana judge who has drawn national criticism over his decision to give a 49-year-old man a 30-day jail sentence for the rape of a 14-year-old girl who later committed suicide.
The Corporate Right-Wing Agenda Is Driving Thousands of Americans to Attempt Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: Republican, conservative, Americans, suicide, austerity, Washington, DC., Great Recession, Depression )

Dandelion
- 1112 days ago - alternet.org
The very same austerity policies that Republicans in Washington are constantly pushing on us are the same policies that are driving Americans to kill themselves.
Demand Justice ! Arrest Amanda Todd's Internet Bully/Stalker ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, bullies, stalkers, crime, death, teens, suicide, protection, children )

CherAWAY
- 1409 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
While bullying may not yet be a crime, stalking certainly is. We demand justice for Amanda Todd, - and want her internet stalker(s) and bullies, arrested and held accountable.
B.C. Girl's Suicide Foreshadowed By Video
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, bullies, suicide, environment, protection )

CherAWAY
- 1410 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Tributes are pouring in for a Maple Ridge, B.C., teenager who committed suicide after posting a video describing how she was tormented by bullies and suffered from depression.
TAPS
Society & Culture  (tags: Taps, military, soldiers, suicide, PTSD, survivors, Tragedy Assistance Programs, volunteer, donate, families )

Dandelion
- 1548 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.
 

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