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PETITION: Please Sign for the Unsung Heroes Who Said NO to Torture
Society & Culture  (tags: Obama, CIA, torture program, heroes who said no, formal honor, culture, americans, crime, abuse, law, government )

Angelika
- 4 hours ago - aclu.org
Ask president Obama Isn't it time we honored those who said no to torture? Formally honor those who, when our nation went off course, stayed true to our most fundamental ideals.
How Chester the Puppet Sparked Battle Over Race and Free Speech in South Africa
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, race, South AFrica, South Africa, safety, ethics, culture, law, government, freedoms )

Cal
- 4 days ago - csmonitor.com
A case involving a right-wing singer and a puppet raises the question of how a 'rainbow nation' just two decades removed from a system of rigid segregation balances free speech with a persistent need to heal racial divides.
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 )

Cal
- 6 days ago - caringacross.org
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
We're the Antidote to the Extremists
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Rawabi, government, Human Rights, freedoms, society, culture, world, rights, economy, jobs, good news, news )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - peacenow.org
There is a new West Bank development that can advance the cause of the two state solution to the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.The development is the almost completed Palestinian city of Rawabi, 5 miles north of Ramallah and 12 miles north of Jerusalem.
Israel's New Push To Keep Africans Behind Bars
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Africans immigrants, jail, Human Rights, freedoms, government, ethics, humans, abuse, crime, society, safety, politics, law, rights, sadness, world )

Carrie
- 11 days ago - m.forward.com
Israel's Parliament has passed a new law aimed at keeping African immigrants behind bars -- and a controversial jail to house them open -- beyond a deadline set by the country's highest court.
Children in the Crosshairs: The Emerging Battle Over Alaska's Native Children
Society & Culture  (tags: children, government, law, foster care system, native rights, family, ethics, society, politics, culture, abuse )

Cal
- 12 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Native children usually outnumber their non-Indian counterparts by a ratio of up to 9:1 in foster care in some parts of the United States
Vote Against Netanyahu, Save Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, elections, government, politics, society, culture, ethics, dishonesty, death, crime, freedoms, humans, abuse, violence, rights, news, interesting )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - haaretz.com
If Netanyahu wins again at the ballot box, Israel's future is in danger. The outgoing government was one of the worst in Israel's history. It's hard to list one achievement, while the damage was great. Foreign and security policies were suicidal.
President Obama and US Attorney General Holder: Secure Justice for Mike Brown ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, racial profiling, racism, society, culture, ethics, abuse, police, law, humans, freedoms, safety, government, rights )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
On Aug. 9th, the nation was horrified to learn that Mike Brown was racially profiled and brutally killed by police as he walked down the street with a friend. His family called it an execution.
We Still Fight for Eric Garner ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: racial profiling, racism, abuse, humans, news, government, law, police, society, ethics, death, freedoms, rights, sadness, violence, safety, corruption )

Carrie
- 13 days ago - act.colorofchange.org
A New York City Grand Jury tragically refused to indict Eric Garner's killer -- NYPD Officer Daniel Pantaleo. In a horrifying video capturing the brutal killing, Garner can be seen screaming out in pain, "I can't breathe. I can't breathe," as he is...
Shock, Anger as Arsonists Hit First-Grade Classrooms at Jerusalem Jewish-Arab School
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Jerusalem, Human Rights, freedoms, education, children, ethics, dishonesty, government, society, rights, safety, violence, world, terrorism, news, abuse )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - rawstory.com
The attack, apparently by Jewish extremists, occurred Saturday evening at the Hand-in-Hand bilingual school, a rare symbol of coexistence in a city fraught by growing friction between Jews and Palestinians from annexed east Jerusalem.
Palestinian Flag Is An 'Enemy' Flag- Netanyahu's Latest Crackdown
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, ethics, Human Rights, Palestine, Israel, freedoms, government, violence, rights, politics, law, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Last week when discussing Israel's proposed new Jewish and democratic law, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu stated that in the land of Israel, "only the Jewish People have national rights: A flag, anthem, and other national symbols."
8 Harsh Ways to Deal With Arab Violence, as Proposed By Israel's Ruling Party
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, freedoms, ethics, government, politics, society, humans, news, violence, safety, culture, activists, world, rights )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - washingtonpost.com
At the behest of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, his political allies in the Israeli parliament are preparing a sweeping legislative package designed to deter terror attacks.
Albuquerque Cop Who Fatally Shot Woman Fired Over Camera Lapse
Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque NM, police, abuse, ethics, law, rights, freedoms, humans, news, safety, violence, society, government )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - rawstory.com
An Albuquerque police officer who shot and killed a 19-year-old woman in April was fired from the police force on Monday for failing to follow an order to turn on his uniform camera during all citizen contacts, police said.
End Modern Day Slavery - FORCE CHANGE - PLEASE SIGN
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, women, society, government, ethics, crime, politics, human rights )

Beverly
- 15 days ago - forcechange.com
Abolish modern day slavery in the United States.
Good Election News for the World's First Country to Legalize Marijuana
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, politics, marijuana laws, MARIJUANA LAWS, government )

Cal
- 15 days ago - alternet.org
Uruguay's groundbreaking marijuana law appears safe after the ruling Broad Front retained the presidency in Sunday's elections.
 

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