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Tibetan Filmmaker Freed From China Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: Dhondup Wangchen, Tibet, China, imprisonment, Leaving Fear Behind, freedom, world, culture )

Nancy
- 204 days ago - news.msn.com
Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen, who made a 2008 documentary about Tibetan nomads expressing discontent over China's rule, has been released from a Chinese prison after serving six years for separatism, his production company said.
Pete Seeger: In Memory - We Shall Over Come
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, freedom, love, music, musicians, protecting rights )

Kit
- 333 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.
What Prisoners Ate at Alcatraz in 1946: A Vintage Prison Menu
Society & Culture  (tags: Alcatraz, prisoners, food, menu, Whitey Bulger, interesting, freedom, society, culture )

Carrie
- 503 days ago - openculture.com
Why would you want to escape from Alcatraz when you could eat Beef Pot Pie Anglaise for lunch on Tuesday, Baked Meat Croquettes on Wednesday, and Bacon Jambalaya on Saturday? On second thought, why wouldn't you want to escape.
TAKE ACTION: Speak Out Against Anti-Abortion Terrorism
Society & Culture  (tags: women, choice, freedom, abortionrights )

Beverly
- 580 days ago - salsa.wiredforchange.com
Anti-abortion rights zealots have turned to vandalism, arson, assault and murder to get their way. By signing this petition, you will send a message that these actions are an organized form of terrorism that must stop.
Celebrating the Woody Guthrie Centennial
Society & Culture  (tags: music, lyrics, legend, 100th, Woody Guthrie, silence, Rosenberg, Eisenhower, freedom, human rights, war, peace, song, Pete Seeger, artifacts, smithsonian )

Nancy
- 876 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
Deep in the Smithsonian Folkways collections are never before seen artifacts from the life of one of the greatest musicians of all time.
The Family Dinner Is Back - Not Haute, But the Right Thing to Do
Society & Culture  (tags: food, freedom, values, society, safety, usa, americans, culture, family, news )

Cal
- 915 days ago - csmonitor.com
The family dinner - bolstered by science and popular buzz - is back: From Hollywood to the White House and out there at the dinner tables of America, the family ritual is increasingly considered the right thing to do. The food may not be haute, but the ga
A Life Without Money
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, food, wastefullness, starvation, althernatives, outdated, freedom, pride )

Henriette
- 1009 days ago - project.nsearch.com
Alternative to starvation is the answer where outdated & still good to eat food is being trashed by food chain store/supermarkets & restaurants all over the world being made accessible to people on the brink of starvation. May not be ideal, but a solution
TV = Mind Control   video
Society & Culture  (tags: lies, deception, corruption, dreamland, illusion, freedom, media, corruption, abuse, crime, culture, dishonesty, propaganda, news, movies, murder, politics, sadness, society )

Henriette
- 1036 days ago - youtube.com
TV is the Master who controls what you think, believe, live by. A feel good in deception to your reality of who you truly are! Living in a dream like state of illusions, desensitizing your senses in where killing takes place in the other part of world.
ACTION ALERT: Don't Kick Out Students for Being Gay! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: gay, school, discrimination, education, freedom, society )

Simone
- 1166 days ago - forcechange.com
A private Christian school has kicked out a 12th grader for being a lesbian. The Master's School in West Simsbury, Connecticut interrogated Rachel Aviles about her sexual orientation, then, when she acknowledged she was a lesbian, they forced her out.
ACTION ALERT: Make Washington Remember the Forgotten Fallen! PLEASE SIGN !
Society & Culture  (tags: fallen soldiers, cemetery, resting place, freedom, washington, graves upkeep, memoriam )

Simone
- 1271 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
As we celebrate our freedom it is important that we recognize the men and women you have given their lives for our freedom. Clark Veterans Cemetery is in Dau, Pampanga province in northern Philippines. It is a 70 acre cemetery that is the resting place
Protect Civil Liberties: Don't Re-Authorize PATRIOT Act | Demand Progress
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, rights, society, freedom, civil liberties, PATRIOT Act )

Caitlin
- 1435 days ago - act.demandprogress.org
Protect Civil Liberties: Don't Re-Authorize PATRIOT Act
ACTION ALERT: Free Tibetan Monk, Jigme Gyatso ! PLEASE SIGN / ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: tibetan monk, political prisioned, abused, tortured, freedom )

Simone
- 1445 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Tibetan political prisoner, Jigme Gyatso who has been repeatedly tortured over 15 years. Urgent release on medical grounds is needed as Gyatso might be dying. Jigme Gyatso's survival is at stake due to his debilitating health, according to a December
Muslim Women Speak Out Against Child Marriage- PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: muslin woman, rights, against child marraiges, freedom, protection, Women's Rights Violation )

Simone
- 1472 days ago - humantrafficking.change.org
Recently, a major Islamic religious authority in Malaysia tried to pass off the marriage of a 14-year-old school girl to a significantly older man in a mass ceremony as perfectly normal. But activist organization Sisters in Islam isn't letting them get
ACTION ALERT: Save Asia Bibi ! PLEASE SIGN PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: asia bibi, sentenced to death, cruelty, woman, religious beliefs, freedom, welfare )

Simone
- 1503 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We, the undersigned, express our grave concern at the lack of religious tolerance for minorities in Pakistan, especially protesting the sentencing of ASIA BIBI on November 7th 2010 to death by hanging for expressing her faith.
ACTION ALERT: Justice for Battered Women in Prison! PLEASE TAKE ACTION !
Society & Culture  (tags: battered women, domestic violence, survivors, jailed, crimes, freedom, society )

Simone
- 1524 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Countless survivors of domestic violence in the US have been imprisoned for decades, despite the fact that their only crime was defending themselves and their children. Criminology and domestic violence experts agree that the majority of women behind bars
 

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