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Society & Culture

The Campaign to "Cancel" Colbert
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, Colbert, dishonesty, culture, freedoms, government, humorist, joke )

Kit
- 2 days ago - newyorker.com
#CancelColbert started with Suey Park, a twenty-three-year-old writer and activist, who, in December of last year, came to Twitter prominence when she set up #NotYourAsianSidekick, an online conversation that encouraged Asian-American women[....]
CBS SUNDAY MORNING: MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Shakira on Creating a Safe Haven for Kids
Society & Culture  (tags: philanthropy, society, world, politics, SHAKIRA, GoodNews, activists, celebrity, children, education )

Cal
- 26 days ago - cbsnews.com
The pop star talks to Lee Cowan about the importance of the work her Barefoot Foundation has done in poor communities in elevating the education prospects of children in her native Colombia and in other countries.
Christianity, Contraception and Class
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, contraception, culture, education, freedoms, medical expenses, insurance, law, media, politics, religion, safety, society, women )

Kit
- 27 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
The plaintiffs take for granted that employees have extra money on hand to pay for birth control -- which, in many instances, is manifestly not the case.
Muslims Vandalize Hindus Temple and Threaten Hindus to Flee
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, media, murder, news, interesting, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, violenc )

Rahman
- 32 days ago - thedailystar.net
Where are the so-called "vast majority of peaceful Muslims" taking action to rein in violent Muslims and stop such attacks? They're doing nothing to stop attacks on religious minorities because such deviant acts are 100% Islamic. And the world is silent
The Answer Is Turnout: Vote, You Jackass - William Rivers Pitt
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, rights, society, VOTE )

Kit
- 33 days ago - truth-out.org
Bill Clinton, in his first inauguration speech, said, "There is nothing wrong with America that cannot be fixed by what is right with America." One of the things that is right with America is your right to vote, and when I hear people say voting[....]
*Take Action* Equal Pay for Equal Work!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, Equality, freedoms, government, law, Petition, Womens Rights )

Kit
- 33 days ago - wendydavistexas.com
Join with Wendy Davis and Emily's List and sign for women to have Equal Pay for Equal Work. Let us all join together and make this happen.
Researchers Confirm: When NSA Watches Your Metadata, It Is Watching You
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, corruption, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, freedoms, government, police, politics, rights, safety, society, spying on citizens )

Kit
- 33 days ago - commondreams.org
Stanford researchers prove what civil liberties advocates have warned since NSA scandal broke
TAKE ACTION NOW! Hershey's Chocolate Company Stop Using Child Labor!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, safety, child labor, Child Labor, rights, education, crime, activists, ethics, politics )

Cal
- 35 days ago - change.org
70% of the worlds cocoa is farmed by children. In 2002 (11 years ago) Hershey's said that they would stop using child labor in 2012. But when it was 2012, they said they'd stop in 2020. We can't wait that long!
Cameraman Recounts Death of 'Crocodile Hunter' Steve Irwin
Society & Culture  (tags: Crocodile Hunter Steve Irwin, stingrays, death, tragedy, news, sadness, society, activists )

Carrie
- 39 days ago - rawstory.com
The cameraman who witnessed the death of Australian "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin on Monday revealed a stingray stabbed at him "hundreds of times" and his final words were "I'm dying."
Join Us as We Honor Women Who Are Righting the Wrongs of Poverty and Hunger.
Society & Culture  (tags: International Womens Day, women, society, hunger, activists, politics, activists, world, philanthropy, GoodNews, education, rights )

Cal
- 42 days ago - oxfamamerica.org
Every March 8, millions of people around the world celebrate International Women's Day. Here in the US, Oxfam supporters like you celebrate by raising awareness about women's efforts to overcome poverty and injustice.
Republican State Gives Free Houses to Moochers, Cuts Homelessness By 74 Percent
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, corruption, culture, death, education, ethics, family, GoodNews, government, humans, media, politics, safety, society, utah )

Kit
- 44 days ago - slate.com
A San Francisco study found that placing homeless people in permanent supportive housing reduced their emergency room visits by more than half.
In California, a Champion for Police Cameras
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, california, crime, culture, death, education, ethics, government, law, media, police, politics, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 46 days ago - nytimes.com
Sgt. Chris Hice of the Rialto Police Department wearing a camera mounted on his sunglasses.
Electro-Shocking Special Need Students?! - Please Sign Petition!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, abuse, corruption, violence, activists, torture )

Alexandri
- 53 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Electro-shocking Special Need Students?! Electroshock is a form of torture a special needs school is using. It should be outlawed immediately!
Saudi Muslims Torture Horse
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, media, murder, news, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, police, violence, world )

Rahman
- 54 days ago - yousign.org
Muslims torture a horse in this video. In many Muslim countries there are NO animal protection laws, so abuse of animals is ingrained in the pious Muslim mind. Islamic law permits for the rape of animals. Muslim Pakistan tops google for "horse sex."
First Nations Group Takes Conservatives' Aboriginal Education Plan to Court
Society & Culture  (tags: education, world, society, politics, First Naitons, children, activists )

Cal
- 58 days ago - www2.macleans.ca
The Assembly of the First Nations of Quebec and Labrador is requesting a judicial review of the Conservative government's reworked plan for aboriginal education.
 

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