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Video:WATCH: A Teenager's Slam Poetry on Religious Brainwashing at Its Finest.
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, child, children, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, GoodNews, humans, society, religion, safety, interesting, usa )

- 1539 days ago -
Isaac Luria This kid's inspiring words make me think about how I want to "brainwash" my own kids. How about you?
Video:This Mormon Family's Church Told Them to Kick Out Their Gay Son. You'Ll Love What His Parents Did Next.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, child, culture, family, ethics, gayrights, freedoms, humans, law, society, rights, religion, usa, sadness, interesting )

- 1540 days ago -
Chaplain Ashley Harness This Mormon family's journey to a bigger love for their gay son and a stronger faith just made my day. It only gets better because of families like this!
3-Year-Old Saudi Girl Gang-Raped
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi, children, child, girl, Muslims, crime, ethics, freedoms, middle-east, abuse, culture, family, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

- 1543 days ago -
Several men abducted a three-year-old Saudi girl and took turns in raping her before dumping the child near a hospital in a serious condition. Disclosing the crime on Monday, police said they had arrested three suspects and two women and that more cou
Iran Passes 'Pedophilia' Law to Let Men Marry Adopted Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: girls, Iran, Islam, Muslims, pedophilia, paedophilia, child, children, crime, culture, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

- 1546 days ago -
Iran lawmakers passed a measure -- in a bill aimed at protecting the rights of children, no less -- that allows for men to marry their adopted daughters, so long as the girls are at least 13 years old. Children's rights activists are alarmed, The Guardi
MAKING A DIFFERENCE FOR GIRLS : Taliban Shooting Survivor Speaks in 'I Am Malala'
Society & Culture  (tags: humanrights, women's rights, Malalla, right to education for girls, education, culture, child, children, society, safety, world, violence, politics, goodnews, GoodNews, ethics, news, women, rights )

- 1565 days ago -
A year ago, Malala Yousafzai was a 15-year-old schoolgirl in northwest Pakistan, thinking about calculus and chemistry, Justin Bieber songs and "Twilight" movies.Today she's the world-famous survivor of a Taliban assassination attempt, an activist
Deicated To: Aiyana Stanley-Jones -- Video   video
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, child, culture, crime, dishonesty, drugs, family, freedoms, government, police, politics, safety, society, violence )

- 1573 days ago -
Please could we finally have a meaningful discussion about the WAR on Drugs and just who is dying for this failed war.
90% Of Kids Give To Charity, New Study Reveals
Society & Culture  (tags: children, activists, americans, child, ethics, freedoms, GoodNews, goodnews, interesting, safety, society, usa, world )

- 1584 days ago -
a recent study from the Women's Philanthropy Institute at the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy, which was supported by the United Nations Foundation, found that nearly 9 out of 10 children ages 8 to 19 give to charity & more than h
Hope for Orphans and Rural Development - Who We Are
Society & Culture  (tags: hope, children, orphans, HORD, Help for Orphans and Rural Development, education, rights, child, family )

- 1591 days ago -
This year why not use your birthday to do something meaningful. Instead of asking for a cake or presents ask your friends and family to make a donation in your name to HORD. 100% of the funds you raise will be used to change children's lives!
Ban Child Marriage Now - PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, child, crime, death, ethics, politics, rights, violence, women )

- 1591 days ago -
An 8 year-old girl, Rawan, just died after being raped by the forty year-old man she was forced to marry. In Yemen, it is legal for a grown man to marry a child of any age. But in days, we can outlaw child marriage in Yemen.
Child Shoots Herself at Yellowstone After Congress Legalizes Guns at Parks
Society & Culture  (tags: gun control, Americans, National Parks, death, child, humans, news, sadness, society, law, government, ethics, politics, safety )

- 1596 days ago -
According to a statement from the National Park Service, a woman called 911 on Saturday morning and told dispatchers that her daughter had shot herself with a handgun at the Grant Village Campground.
White Dallas Man Shoots 8-Year-Old Black Boy in the Face as He Plays 'Tag' (TEXT and VIDEOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Dallas, shooting, society, violence, sadness, safety, news, humans, family, children, child, law )

- 1597 days ago -
An 8-year-old African-American boy in Texas is struggling to recover after being shot in the face by a 46-year-old white man, but authorities have not been able to determine a motive.
Please Sign Petition - Indonesia Is Forcing Girls to Take "Virginity Tests" Before They Can Go to High School.
Society & Culture  (tags: Indonesia, Muslims, Islam, abuse, child, children, culture, education, ethics, health, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, girls )

- 1606 days ago -
A city on Indonesia's Sumatra Island is about to force female students to pass a virginity test before they can go to high school. Whether or not girls are virgins has nothing to do with their right to a good education. No male students are forced to
Muslims Burn Christian Orphanages in Egypt Leaving the Children Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: Egypt, Muslims, Christians, orphans, orphanage, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, Middle East )

- 1606 days ago -
Minya, Egypt (AsiaNews) - With at least 20 attacks against churches, Christian schools and orphanages, Minya Governorate is the part of ​​Egypt where Islamists struck with greatest violence and brutality.
Back To School Season Reveals Education Policy Disconnect
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, propaganda, usa, politics, child, children, dishonesty, education, family, freedoms, society, rights, sadness, safety, law )

- 1607 days ago -
One story is a continuation of promises coming from prominent individuals claiming to know what will fix the nation's schools and make them more "accountable," while the other is a much more troubling tale about schools that is plainly visible to most

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