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MAKING A DIFFERENCE: Bill Gross Helps Farm Families in Need Through Farm Rescue
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, GoodNews, ethics, Helping farm families, charity )

Cal
- 58 days ago - csmonitor.com
Nonprofit Farm Rescue plants and harvests crops free of charge for farmers who have been touched by illness, injury, or a natural disaster.
Students Form Wall Around Missouri Stadium to Block Westboro Protest Against Gay Player (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, society, safety, rights, ethics, Westboro Baptist Church, religion, freedoms, activists, gayrights, sports )

Carrie
- 58 days ago - rawstory.com
Hundreds of students formed a human wall around the basketball stadium at the University of Missouri on Saturday because the Westboro Baptist Church had pledged to protest gay football player Michael Sam.
Muslim Police Officer Murders Dog   video
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, corruption, crime, culture, death, children, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, media, murder, news, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, usa, violence )

Rahman
- 60 days ago - youtube.com
Hostility to dogs is deeply ingrained in Muslim culture. Muhammad said that a dog passing in front of a man who was praying would invalidate his prayer (so would a woman passing in front of him, which is why women pray behind men at mosques).
Montana County Attorney's Office to Mother of 5-Year-Old Rape Victim: 'Boys Will Be Boys'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, government, law, media, police, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, violence, women )

Kit
- 60 days ago - rawstory.com
The mother of a 5-year-old girl who had been raped by an adolescent boy claimed that county attorneys told her that the her daughter's assailant only received two years of community service because "boys will be boys."
Using Religion to Discriminate
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, law, media, politics, religion, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 60 days ago - aclu.org
With increasing frequency, we are seeing individuals and institutions claiming a right to discriminate - by refusing to provide services to women and LGBT people - based on religious objections.
Bob Dylan and the Ethics of Market Fascism
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, freedoms, government, law, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 60 days ago - truth-out.org
Come senators, congressmen, Please heed the call Don't stand in the doorway Don't block up the hall For he who gets hurt Will be he who has stalled There's a battle outside And it is ragin'. It'll soon shake your windows and rattle your walls
California Man Points Gun at Girl Scout At His Door to Sell Cookies (With Video)
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, child, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, Girl Scouts, Gun-love, law, media, police, politics, religion, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 72 days ago - rawstory.com
A California man was taken into custody over the weekend after he allegedly pulled a gun on a young Girl Scout who was selling cookies.
MAKING A DIFFERENCE: How Marathon Runners Help the Homeless (Without Even Knowing It)
Society & Culture  (tags: HOMELESSNESS, MAKING A DIFFERENCE, politics, society, freedoms, ethics, culture, activists, goodnews, GoodNews, news )

Cal
- 73 days ago - mnn.com
Father-daughter team turns a common race practice into a clever opportunity to help the less fortunate.
TAKE ACTION NOW! CLICK TO GIVE---HELP US END HOMELESSNESS!
Society & Culture  (tags: Homelsssness, click to give, society, charity, activism, making a difference, politics, ethics, family, americans, government, freedoms, activists )

Cal
- 75 days ago - clicktogive.com
The National Alliance to End Homelessness is a nonprofit, non-partisan, organization committed to preventing and ending homelessness in the United States. By improving policy, building capacity, and educating opinion leaders, the Alliance has become a lea
Congress Critters Can Be Lovable For a Price
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, Campaign Cash, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, government, Lobbies )

Kit
- 77 days ago - jimhightower.com
A corporate lobbyist recently admitted to the New York Times: "Everybody is embarrassed about it. Although not so embarrassed that they don't do it."
Pete Seeger: In Memory - We Shall Over Come
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, freedom, love, music, musicians, protecting rights )

Kit
- 79 days ago - youtube.com
Good night, your music and dedication to humanity will be missed. You led us on a path, we followed with hope.
At Least 194 Children Have Been Shot to Death Since Newtown
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, Guns )

Kit
- 79 days ago - motherjones.com
The NRA says arming more adults will protect kids--but most are killed at home, our investigation shows, often with unsecured guns.
RIP: Pete Seeger, Legendary Folk Singer, Dies at 94
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, Pete Seeger, obituary, sadness, news, culture, usa, world, obituary, americans, activists )

Cal
- 80 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Pete Seeger, a 20th-century troubadour who inspired and led a renaissance of folk music in the United States with his trademark five-string banjo and songs of love, peace, brotherhood, work and protest, died Monday night after being hospitalized in New Yo
6 Red States That Are Turning Green at a Rapid Clip -- Are Marijuana Reforms Around the Corner?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, Marijuana Legalization, police, politics, rights, safety, society )

Kit
- 82 days ago - alternet.org
New polls indicate that marijuana law reform is still a winning issue -- even in Republican leaning states.
*Take Action*Vermont's Senator Sanders Is Right: Use War Money to Take Care of Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, government, law, media, politics, rights, safety, society, support, veterans )

Kit
- 82 days ago - truth-out.org
Now, Bernie's done it again, proposing to use war funding to pay for veterans' benefits, with the most politically salient feature of his proposal being its reversal of the military pension cuts included in the Ryan-Murray budget deal. PETITION

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