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Death Row Inmate at 16, Later Freed, She Can't Escape Past
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, death, law )

- 3 days ago -
Spared from execution, Cooper served 27 years. On a June day in 2013, she was released, a smiling but scared middle-aged woman riding off in a van, watching the prison razor wire fade in the rearview mirror.
Leniency or Amnesty for Victims of Campus Sexual Violence? - See More at: Http://Www.Patheos.Com/Blogs/Y earwithoutgod/2015/09/24
Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, crime, culture, education, ethics, family, humans, interesting, law, media, murder, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 7 days ago -
... A current Southern Adventist student told me, however, that this result highlighted for her the reality that these cases can be difficult to adjudicate and the outcomes are far from certain. School officials also scheduled...
BuT If Your Name Is Mohamed...
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, education, freedoms, law, police, religion, rights, sadness )

- 19 days ago -
By now, most of us are familiar with the plight of Ahmed Mohamed and his "BOMB" that was masquerading as a Clock that got him arrested, handcuffed, fingerprinted and suspended. Petition links in first comment and at site.
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, government, humans, law, politics, rights, safety, society, violence, world )

- 26 days ago -
The London Arms Fair opens at the ExCel Centre on 15 September. Alongside guns, tanks and killer drones, you might also find offers for illegal torture equipment âEUR" we have at every one since 2005. Demand the UK government stops the trade ...
How Your Local Police Department Could Be Spying on You
Society & Culture  (tags: civil liberties, government, police, law, culture, americans, society )

- 39 days ago -
Many police departments are using secret technology to allow them to spy into peopleâEUR(TM)s private lives.
New York City Struggles To Keep Up With High Homeless Numbers
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, social programs, news, politics, society, government, law, usa )

- 44 days ago -
Eight months after homelessness hit a record in New York City, you can still see the need of the city's most vulnerable in Tompkins Square Park.
Two Albuquerque Police Officers Will Face Murder Trial In Homeless Camper Slaying
Society & Culture  (tags: society, police, law, ethics, corruption, abuse, crime, freedoms, humans, rights, safety, sadness, news, government, murder, death )

Carrie No
- 48 days ago -
Bernalillo County District Judge Neil Candelaria ruled Tuesday that there was probable cause to hold former officer Keith Sandy and officer Dominique Perez over or trial on second-degree murder and voluntary manslaughter charges.
YouTube Stars Use 'Miscarriage' to Push for Jesus ~ TEXT and VIDEOS
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, YouTube videos, viral pregnancy, women, religion, politics, ethics, family, society, culture, dishonesty, health, humans, rights, sadness, law, interesting )

Carrie No
- 55 days ago -
The accelerated timeline of viral pregnancy announcement, miscarriage video, and sudden career change has raised eyebrows. "This feels extremely artificial," reads one YouTube comment with more than 700 upvotes.
35 Years Served Without Conviction, Man Gets New Trial
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, government, law )

- 57 days ago -
For more than 35 years, a Texas man has been in a prison even though an appeals court threw out his conviction on a 1976 murder charge that initially had him on death row.
Tell Congress to Give as Many Children as Possible Access to Nutritious, Healthy Food!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, environment, ethics, government, health, humans, law, politics, rights, society )

- 61 days ago -
The Child Nutrition Act of 1966 established our federal school meal and child nutrition programs, such as school lunch, which for many children is the only meal of the day they can rely on...
Nightraids in the Souk: Israeli Soldiers Terrorize Old City of Hebron ~ TEXT ~ VIDEO ~ PHOTOS
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, abuse, world, Israel, illegal settlements, Palestine, Hebron Old City, Israeli state terrorism, ethics, government, freedoms, rights, society, culture, law )

Carrie No
- 61 days ago -
At around 11:00 PM on the night of August 1st, a fire began in souk of Hebron's Old City. The fire was coming from a building that overhangs into the souk from the illegal settlement of Beit Hadassah.The Israeli military came and immediately began ...
Burning Palestinian Children: Settler Violence Is Not Exceptional
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Palestine, Israel, settler violence, illegal settlements-occupation, rights, society, culture, ethics, crime, death, murder, law, government, humans, abuse, safety, violence, news )

Carrie No
- 61 days ago -
The burning to death of two Palestinian children over the past year by Israeli settlers is symptomatic of a larger violation of international law, established and maintained by Israel without limits:
Hatchet-Wielding Gunman Attacks Tennessee Movie Theater Before Being Killed By Police ~ TEXT and VUDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Nashville, Tennessee, police, crime, death, society, guns, violence, sadness, safety, humans, ethics, news, law )

Carrie No
- 61 days ago -
A man armed with a gun and a hatchet attacked a movie theater in the Nashville area on Wednesday afternoon before he was shot and killed by a SWAT team after exchanging fire with an officer, authorities said.One man was injured by the hatchet & 2 others
Beyond Cecil the Lion: The Grisly and Unethical World of Wildlife Killing Contests
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, US, wildlife-killing-contests, 'hunters', 'sportsmen', Animal Rights, ethics, society, culture, abuse, death, humans, law, news, rights, sadness )

Carrie No
- 61 days ago -
Every year across the US, thousands of animals are killed in state-sanctioned gun-fests.More than 250 WKCs happened last year alone. The events are legal in every state except CA., which became the first state to ban wildlife killing contests.
Why Are Israelis Turning a Blind Eye to Settler Violence?
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Palestine, Israel, illegal settlements, settler violence, abuse, murder, death, crime, law, government, ethics, violence, safety, freedoms, humans, news )

Carrie No
- 62 days ago -
The murders of a Palestinian toddler and a teenage girl have shaken Israelis from a willful blindness toward an already deteriorating situation that must be addressed to prevent a slide toward even more violence.

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