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'Marijuana Refugees' Move For Pot
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, medical marijuana, cancer, Washington, Colorado, families, children, health, society, freedoms )

- 1355 days ago -
Making two interstate moves in a matter of months, with two young children in tow, wasn't something Moriah Barnhart had planned for.
An Open Letter to All Breathing Republicans --- William Rivers Pitt
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, cancer, children, culture, death, dishonesty, education, family, healthcare, government, law, media, news, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, women )

- 1426 days ago -
According to the American Medical Association, more than 81 million people currently suffer from some form of cardiovascular disease. According to the American Cancer Society, more than 11 million people currently suffer from some form of cancer.
The Light That Shines
Society & Culture  (tags: health, Body-Mind-Spirit, disease, cancer, women, society )

- 1668 days ago -
This is a video story, it's only 15 minutes but it is incredibly moving and wonderful. I hope you'll take the time to meet Jill and hear her story.
Help Childhood Cancer Survivors Thrive ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, Cancer, survivors, protection, bill, government )

- 1961 days ago -
The Pediatric, Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer Survivorship Research and Quality of Life Act would ensure funding for childhood cancer victims for life.
Republic of Lakota....Appeal From Russell Means
Society & Culture  (tags: Republic of Lakota, Russell Means, cancer, donation, Crow Creek Reservation, propane, informational )

- 2232 days ago -
This is a video concerning Russell Means of the Republic of Lakotah concerning the fact that he has cancer. Also check out other video of Crow Creek land being stolen. Heading Relief Aid as Elders freeze each winter, look over this site, can you help?
Youth Power: Native American Kids Making a Difference for ACS
Society & Culture  (tags: children, relay runner, cancer, society, GoodNews )

- 2808 days ago -
A Dakota proverb says, "We will be known forever by the tracks we leave." American anthropologist Margaret Mead once said, "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world."
Me-Wuk Tribe Figure Wilson Dies at 88
Society & Culture  (tags: tribe figure, dies, cancer, women, culture )

- 2854 days ago -
Ruth Thompson Wilson, the last surviving daughter of one of the Tuolumne Me-Wuk Rancheria's founding families and a champion of Native American culture, died Saturday of cancer at age 88. Wilson was born Sept. 21, 1921, on the Tuolumne rancheria,
'Faith, Hope, Healing and Strength'
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, women, cancer, survival )

- 2919 days ago -
BILLINGS, Mont. - In a celebration of life for those who survived cancer, as well as a time of somberness when remembering those who didn't, 50 Montana American Indian and local women received honorary shawls in a Pink Shawl Ceremony Oct. 2 to recognize
Patrick Swayze Succumbs to Pancreatic Cancer
Society & Culture  (tags: actor, dirty dancing, death, sadness, cancer )

- 2960 days ago -
updated 19 minutes ago Patrick Swayze, the hunky actor who danced his way into viewers' hearts with "Dirty Dancing" and then broke them with "Ghost," died Monday after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 57. "Patrick Swayze
Neighbor Who Stole From Cancer Patient Gets 4 Years, 9 Months in Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, women, cancer, stealing, news, prison )

- 2982 days ago -
FORT WORTH -- Debilitated by breast cancer, Jody Short of Mansfield was grateful two years ago when a neighbor offered to help care for her after she came home from the hospital.
Naomi Sims, the First Black Supermodel, Dies of Cancer at Age 61
Society & Culture  (tags: cancer, supermodel, dies, sadness, women )

- 3001 days ago -
Naomi Sims, the first black supermodel, died of cancer Saturday in Newark at age 61, the New York Times reports.
Let's Do It - NOT!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: verichip, implants, cancer, RFID chips, social control, government control, surveillance technology, health, spying )

- 3369 days ago -
The verichip is being pushed as a "lifesaving device," "security for you and your family" using catchwords designed to make us feel good about being catalogued and classified for the future. BEWARE the verichip.
Students Honor Cancer Survivors
Society & Culture  (tags: cancer, good kids, death, interesting, women, GoodNews, treatment, health, children, study, news, GoodNews )

- 3475 days ago -
Patrick Henry Middle School was filled with pink today in honor of cancer survivors and family members lost to cancer. The school put together a special "Wall of Hope" as part of a series of awareness events leading up to the 20th Annual Avera Race Again
Rockefeller Law Victim Turned Activist Veronica Flournoy Dead at 39
Society & Culture  (tags: stopthedrugwar!, activists, Rockefeller laws, unjust, cancer, health, inmates, prison, drug law reform, politicians, lies, deceit, corruption, children, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, media, money, police, politics, rights, safety )

- 3710 days ago -
Prison opened Flournoy's eyes to the injustice of the drug war, and she never forgot her fellow prisoners. Flournoy participated in rallies designed to pressure polticians to undo the Rockefeller laws and even consented to using her terminal illness in...

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