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Native American Woman Who Spoken Out About South Dakota Foster Care Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: South Dakota, Crow Creek Sioux Tribe, Native American children, foster care, family, culture, americans, human rights )

- 45 days ago -
Family members of a Crow Creek Sioux Tribe woman who has spoken out against South DakotaâEUR(TM)s handling of Native American children in foster care are questioning whether her arrest on a 13-year-old charge was politically motivated.
RIP: BB King Dies: King of the Blues Passes Away in Las Vegas at the Age of 89
Society & Culture  (tags: society, obituary, B B King, King of the Blues, RIP, arts, culture )

- 142 days ago -
The world has lost a legend. Blues singer BB King has died at his Las Vegas home at the age of 89, his lawyer has confirmed to the Associated Press.
Save The Irish Fairyfolk Ringfort.
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, children, crime, culture, education, environment, ethics, family, government, humans, interesting, media, politics, rights, safety, society, world )

- 28 days ago -
Tradition dictates that if you have a ringfort on your land, it is to be treated with respect, and not to be damaged, SAVE THE FORT and take your stand. Do not let them destroy an ancient site. We NEED YOUR voice.
The New American Art Of Shaming The Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, humans, sadness, americans, culture, government )

- 127 days ago -
Now trending: America discovers cruel and creative ways to further strip away the dignity of its impoverished people. DEBIT CARD It is an art. It is a sport. It is entertainment. It is political tactic.
TAKE ACTION NOW! It Shouldn't Be a Crime to Care
Society & Culture  (tags: society, law, feeding the homelss, government, ethics, crime, culture, americans, politics, usa, safety, philanthropy, humans, freedoms )

- 297 days ago -
Every week, Arnold Abbott prepares hundreds of meals for the homeless. But thanks to a new law in Fort Lauderdale, giving those meals to the people who need them is a crime.A Florida judge has put the law on hold for 90 days. This is big news, but it's no
Stop Virginity Exams for Women to Join the Indonesian Police.
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, government, religion, rights, police, women, society, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', government )

- 318 days ago -
Many women feel degraded, violated and sometimes painful exams to see if they are still a virgin just to apply to join the Indonesian National Police. Please join in protesting this unnecessary testing for women just to apply to join the police force.
TAKE ACTION NOW! STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA: Free the Lakota Children and Stop Native American Cultural Genocide
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, education, destroying Native culture and education, cultural genocide abuse, government, society, news, dishonesty, ethics, rights )

- 46 days ago -
I urge President Obama to stop state kidnapping by South Dakota! The time has come to empower the Lakota tribes to have their own child and family service programs.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Denounce Remarks Blaming Protesters for Officers' Murder
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, politics, police, protests, right toprotest, ethics, crime, culture, americans, law, government, society, news )

- 283 days ago -
Urge police union's president to apologize for blaming police brutality protesters for the murder of NYPD officers
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Trafficking of Children at Major Sporting Events
Society & Culture  (tags: human trafficking, forced prostitution, forced prostitution, children, culture, sadness, law, ethics, politics, sports )

- 266 days ago -
Every year, approximately 100,000 children are forced into prostitution in the United States... and many are illegally "bused in" to locations hosting major sporting events like the Super Bowl.
To Allow Native Americans to Use Their Native Names on Their Profiles.
Society & Culture  (tags: native americans, face book, profile, names, culture, petition )

- 305 days ago -
Many Native Americans are being forced to have their Legal Native American names removed and are being forced to use fake names because their real names were not acceptible to be used.
How Detroit Is Splitting Into Two Cities for Rich and Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, americans, economy, Detroit, business, abuse )

- 321 days ago -
A journey across a city divided post-bankruptcy.
The Invisible Reality of Spain's Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: society, rights, homeless in Spain, humans, government, ethics, culture, world, politics )

- 339 days ago -
Spain's long, severe recession and high unemployment rate, which currently stands at 24.4 percent according to the national statistics institute, INE, have impoverished the population while government budgets for social services for the poor have been cut
Nearly No Consequences For Drunk Executives Who Poured Beer On Native American Children's Heads
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, abuse, society, ethics, law, rights, children, freedoms, violence, sadness, government, politics, safety, dishonesty, culture, hate crime )

Carrie He
- 73 days ago -
Seven months later, only one of the perpetrators faces criminal charges. His trial begins today, and if found guilty he will be convicted of disorderly conduct and fined $500 ~ avoiding hate crime charges, a jury, and jail time.
Murder in the Rainforest
Society & Culture  (tags: indigenous rights, Amazon, culture, family, ecosystems, environment, COIAB, habitat destruction, murder, Lima )

- 291 days ago -
"We must be more than just witnesses here, we must demand to be used for what we know," he said. "The people in those conference rooms don't know as much as they think they do. If they did, they wouldn't be in this situation."

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