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Schoolgirl Hanged Herself After Nurse Failed to Tell Police About Rape Claim
Society & Culture  (tags: child, abuse, rape, children, crime, death, suicide )

- 3010 days ago -
A girl of 15 killed herself three weeks after revealing that she had been raped to a nurse who failed to alert police. Anna Marie Averill was once among the brightest students in the country and dreamed of becoming a paediatrician.
A Great C2 Member David Honish Found Murdered
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, death, murder, law, Care2, activists, veterans )

- 3083 days ago -
A great C2 member is dead, apparently shot by his brother. I personally have spoken with David and he was a great guy, very informative and one thing for sure, He loved his country and his veterans. This is a big loss to Care2. Please send your respect
Care2 Lost An Angel, Essie, Estrellita Tamargo
Society & Culture  (tags: death, obituary, Essie, Estrellita )

- 3026 days ago -
Dear Friends, I am Estrellita's sister Jeannie. I am writing to all of you to say thank you for making her smile everyday. Estrellita passed away August 16 2007, of complications from non Hodgkins lymphoma. Blessings to all Jeannie
Peaceable Kingdom: Journey Home Trailer WATCH VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, ethics, death, diet, disease, health, interesting, news, nutrition, prevention, protection, safety, society, treatment, warning, AnimalCruelty, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, animals, cruelty, death, rescued, slaughter, killing, society, s )

- 2858 days ago -
Perfect time to watch this, sad but a very "feel good" featurettte too! Documentary due out some time in 2008, by Tribe of Heart, same who made The Witness. CHECK IT OUT and DONT MISS IT!
Justice For Tesslyn O'Cull .. Please Sign Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: child, abuse, torture, murder, death )

- 2521 days ago -
My blood is boiling over this. This sweet little angel was tortured by her mother's boyfriend. It ended with her dying in pain. Please read the story and sign petition on sight. You have to confirm it in your e-mail. JUSTICE FOR TESSLYNN O'CULL
Betrayal After Betrayal: Child's Short, Tragic Life
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, childabuse, sadness, police, safety, rights, humans, ethics, death, obituary, news, murder, society, violence, abuse, children )

- 2574 days ago -
TORTURED Baby P was seen SIXTY times by health or social workers during the eight months in which he was brutally abused.
Stepfather Is Convicted of Manslaughter in Beating Death of 7 Year Old Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse, neglect, torture, death, violence, crime, inhumane treatment )

- 2812 days ago -
He beats the child daily, ties her to a chair with duct tape, rope and bungee cords, pummels her with "particular force" shoves her head under a cold bathtub faucet. When she dies he is not called a torturer, nor a killer, just "a child abuser."
Study: Female Vets Especially Vulnerable To Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, death, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, news, politics, sadness, safety, society, violence, usa, women )

- 1821 days ago -
Around 32,000 people commit suicide in the U.S. each year; 20 percent of those suicides are veterans. Traditionally, when we think of suicide among vets, we think of men. But this week, for the first time, a sizable study was published that looked specif
My Tribute to the Phenomenal Maya Angelou   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Maya Angelou, death, tribute, Janet Jackson, Poetic Justice, Alone, Phenomenal Woman )

- 550 days ago -
From the movie Poetic Justice, Janet Jackson reciting Maya's poems ALONE & PHENOMENAL WOMAN
Man Uses Starved Dog as a Piece of ART!! Sign the Petition!!
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, society, violence, death, abuse, animalsuffering, cruelty, dog, neglect, scum, torture, suffering, AnimalCruelty, killed )

- 2967 days ago -
An "artist" from Costa Rica, named Guillermo Habacuc Vargas, put a starved dog as a work of art. The dog died and the man was selected to represent his country in the "Bienal Centroamericana Honduras 2008". Sign the petition in the comment section!!
Death of Noted National Indian Leader
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Obituary, Death, culture, society, news, sadness )

- 2407 days ago -
Sherman Timothy Wapato, 73, entered the Spirit World at his home in Rapid City, S.D. Sunday, April 19, 2009 as a result of heart failure. He was an enrolled member of the Colville Confederated Tribe in Eastern Washington...
Children Die When Child Protective Services Fail Them. Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, child abuse, child neglect, death, Child Protective Services, US Congress, activism, child safety, child welfare )

- 2798 days ago -
Children that could be alive, die every day in the United States, because Child Protective Services across this country simply do not follow their own simple procedures. Sign this petition to tell US Congress to take action to change this sad reality.
Society & Culture  (tags: death, child, crime, law, children, humans )

- 1871 days ago -
A senseless loss of a valuable member of our community while riding a bicycle. Why is it that in the state of Maryland a driver can kill a Pedestrian or Bicyclist and get no more than points off his driving and a couple thousand dollar fine.
Homicide One of the Leading Causes of Death for Native Women
Society & Culture  (tags: Indians, American Indians, Native Americans, Indian Women, Native American Women, Murder, Crime, culture, society, crime, death, murder, news, sadness, violence )

- 2394 days ago -
A new FBI report about the Yakama Indian Reservation comes as no surprise to experts on violence against women. The FBI investigated the deaths of 16 women dating back to the 1980s. The new report concludes they were not slain by a serial killer, but...

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