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Stop Requiring Permits to Feed the Homeless in Atlanta!
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, civil rights, human rights, police, charity, petitions )

- 110 days ago -
Many homeless advocates advise that if you want to help those in need, you should give them food - not cash. But sadly, it's becoming increasingly common for U.S. cities to punish the charitable people who put their time and money into this effort.
Stop Police From Violently Beating Innocent Protesters PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, police, violence )

- 354 days ago -
Put an immediate end to police brutality against peaceful protesters.
With DeVos We Are Likely To See A Charter School To Prison Pipeline
Society & Culture  (tags: DeVos, charter school, public school. school to prison pipeline, public education, police, latino, LGBTQ, disabled, African American, poor )

- 400 days ago -
Children in charter schools Black, brown, Latino, LGBTQ, and children with disabilities are over disciplined in rates even significantly higher than they are in public schools. We need to get cops out of schools. We need to invest in our public education
Houston Police Force Homeless People To Throw Away Food And Gifts Given For The Holidays
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, homeless, police, Houston, waste management truck )

- 446 days ago -
Not only did the police show up but they brought a large waste management truck and forced the homeless to throw away their food, pillows and other items that were just donated by local activists.
Drop Charges Against Dakota Access Pipeline Journalist SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, ecosystems, activism, law, rights, freedoms, government, ethics, politics, police )

- 552 days ago -
Drop trespassing charges against the journalist who filmed the Dakota Access Pipeline security attacking protesters.
Australia and the UK Have a Higher Proportion of Inmates in Private Prisons Than the US
Society & Culture  (tags: prison populations, private prisons, ethics, crime, government, rights, police, law, world, society )

- 562 days ago -
Australia and the UK have a higher proportion of inmates in private prisons than the US
Police Brutality
Society & Culture  (tags: police, murder, violence, death )

- 572 days ago -
Sad. Disgusted. Angry.
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, law, Florida, QuintenPutna, activism, law, government, crime, freedoms, society, police, politics )

- 595 days ago -
Injustice for a good Care2 member when he tries to save ducks from the clutches of a codger who felt differently in Florida. He is charged with assault and the charges are at best highly questionable.
This Is How You Kick Down The Walls
Society & Culture  (tags: Black Lives Matter, police, white protesters, video, hugs, all lives matter )

- 613 days ago -
The Black Lives Matter demonstrators initiated a truce, ultimately deciding to join the counter-protestors on the other side of the street. What happened next was a rare but inspiring sight.
Activist: Organizing Local Communities Is the Only Way to End Police Killings
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, police, law, death, genocide )

Cheryl A.
- 617 days ago -
"in two days we've seen four African-American Latino men killed by the police. So that would actually make it every 12 hours if we were to add in Latino, Latina, and Latinx folks that are also being killed by the police...peace.
The Days After: A Nation Reacts To The Week's Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, society, culture, americans, politics, media, government, police, rights )

- 618 days ago -
People across the country joined protests and held vigils late this week, following two highly publicized police shootings in Louisiana and Minnesota
How Response to Alton Sterling Shooting Is Different --and Maybe the Same
Society & Culture  (tags: race, police killing, government, ethics, crime, culture, police, politics, law, usa, violence, society )

- 621 days ago -
A day after a black man was fatally shot by police outside a convenience story in Baton Rouge, the governor of Louisiana called on the Justice Department to investigate.
Activists Facing Prison for Reporting Torture *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, interesting, law, media, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 627 days ago -
Three activists in Thailand, including two from Amnesty International, are facing five years in prison and hefty fines for reporting torture by officials in the Thai army and police....
Mississippi Closes The Case On Freedom Summer Murders
Society & Culture  (tags: Mississippi Burning, civil rights, 'Freedom Summer', death, murder, police, ethics, freedoms, activists, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, law, news )

- 636 days ago -
Fifty-two years ago today, James Chaney, Andrew Goodman, and Mickey Schwerner went missing ~ and in a sad turn of events, the state has finally given up hope that their murderers will be brought to justice.

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