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Right-Wing Rabbi: 'Effeminate' Liberals Are Sexually Attracted to 'the Masculine Strength and Brutality of Islam' ~ TEXT and AUD
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, liberals, conservatives, Rabbi Daniel Lapin, Islam, religion, society, culture, ethics, humans, politics, media, freedoms, rights, sadness, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - rawstory.com
Appearing on the Family Research CouncilâEUR(TM)s Washington Watch, a religious scholar who calls himself 'AmericaâEUR(TM)s Rabbi' claimed that liberals are sexually attracted to the 'the masculine strength and brutality of Islam.'
Vandals Attack Christian Graveyard in Northern Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Christians, abuse, freedoms, ethics, Jewish extremists, crime, law, rights, government, society, culture, violence, religion, news, police )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - rawstory.com
Police opened an investigation after receiving a report about damage to a number of graves at a Christian cemetery in the village of Kufr Bir'im, spokeswoman Luba Samri said, indicating that the tombstones were 'broken and displaced'.
European Parliament Members Demand 'Pressure' on Israel to Free Palestinian Lawmakers
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, EU, Human Rights, ethics, government, freedoms, politics, humans, abuse, activists, society, interesting, law, news, rights, dishonesty, crime )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Fifty-eight members of the European Parliament have called on the EU to put 'pressure' on Israel to release Khalida Jarrar and other members of the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC) from its prisons.
Vatican Moves Towards Legal Procedures to Fight Bishops Who Protect Abusers
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Catholicism, sexual abuse, law, society, culture, children, ethics, interesting, news, rights, safety, crime )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - rawstory.com
The Vatican is preparing to introduce legal procedures to establish the responsibilities of bishops and Catholic hierarchy found guilty of protecting priests who have sexually abused children, a spokesman said on Wednesday.
Before Prayers Finished Friday, Israeli Military Began Firing Teargas Canisters and Rubber-Coated Bullets
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, violence, Israeli military, Human Rights, safety, sadness, politics, government, ethics, humans, children, abuse, freedoms, rights, society, news, crime )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The Israeli military did not even wait for Kafr Qaddum's Friday demonstration to start before firing at the crowd of demonstrators today. Before prayers had finished the Israeli military began firing at the demonstration with teargas, stun grenades ...
ACTION: Justice for Walter Scott and All Black Lives: Tell Your Governor All Police Need Body Cameras!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, black lives matter, freedoms, politics, race, justice, police, law, rights, americans, news, society )

Cal
- 2 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
All lives matter, including the black lives disproprotionately killed by the system. We need justice now - all police patrol officers in our state must wear body cameras, for both my safety and theirs!
ACTION: Former Prisoner and Current Law Student Salah Hamouri Banned From West Bank ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Israel, Palestine, West Bank, Salah Hamouri, ethics, education, law, humans, freedoms, society, politics, government, rights )

Carrie
- 12 days ago - samidoun.net
Hamouri is a law student at Al-Quds University-Abu Dis with courses in Ramallah, where he must take a qualifying exam in July in order to become a lawyer. This arbitrary military order will prevent him from completing his studies and obtaining his ...
Despite Laws And Lawsuits, Quota-Based Policing Lingers
Society & Culture  (tags: profiling, quotas, policing, law, ethics, crime, culture, safety, sadness, police, law, humans, government, rights, society )

Cal
- 13 days ago - npr.org
One of the dirty secrets in law enforcement that no one likes to talk about is quotas. Police departments routinely deny requiring officers to deliver a set number of tickets or arrests. But critics say that kind of numbers-based policing is real
BREAKING NEWS::Palestinian Leader, Parliamentarian Khalida Jarrar Arrested By Israeli Occupation Forces ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, world, Human Rights, women, society, violence, safety, politics, government, freedoms, ethics, family, rights, sadness, dishonesty, law, news, humans )

Carrie
- 14 days ago - samidoun.net
In the early morning hours Thurs., April 2, over 60 Israeli occupation soldiers raided the home of Palestinian parliamentarian Khalida Jarrar, a prominent leftist leader, feminist, & human rights advocate, arresting her, kicking down the door, & holding
Univ. of Southampton Cancels Conference After Government, Israel Lobby Pressure
Society & Culture  (tags: world, UK, Israel, Israel Lobby, ethics, University of Southampton, freedoms, dishonesty, society, culture, interesting, news, abuse, law, politics, education, crime, government, freedoms, rights )

Carrie
- 15 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The organizers of a planned conference on Israel say they are considering emergency legal action against the UK's University of Southampton after administrators withdrew permission for the event.
Forget the Duchess of Cambridge's Pregnancy Wardrobe ~ the Woman Is a Superhero
Society & Culture  (tags: humor, satire, Americans, women, society, culture, health, pregnancy, Kate Middleton, ethics, children, humans, interesting, freedoms, rights, world, family )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - theguardian.com
The older I get and the more I know about pregnancy, the more amazed I am by attitudes towards it from certain sectors of the media. Why are the media obsessed with how Kate is dressing during her difficult pregnancy?
Israeli Government Spreads Racist Caricature of Arabs on Facebook, Twitter
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, racism, Israeli government, society, culture, ethics, sadness, politics, government, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, rights, safety, religion, abuse, media, internet )

Carrie
- 16 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Despite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's supposed apology for his incitement against Palestinian citizens of Israel during Israel's recent election campaign, his government continues to spread anti-Arab hatred.
Are Climate Change Deniers Funding Attack on Palestine Activism?
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestine, BDS, Zionists, world, business, corporations, climate-change deniers, government, ethics, society, politics, culture, environment, freedoms, humans, rights, violence )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Last weekend, Zionist activists paid up to $1,000 each to attend a conference in Los Angeles on the Palestinian call for boycott, divestment and sanctions (BDS) against Israel.
Not To Be Trusted: Dangerous Levels of Inaccuracy in TV Crime Reporting in NYC ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, 'ColorOfChange', racism, media, society, culture, ethics, interesting, law, rights, sadness, safety, violence, freedoms, humans, crime, abuse, news, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 18 days ago - colorofchange.org
ColorOfChange partnered with Media Matters for America to study the representation of Black people in local news reporting on crime. The exaggerated amount of Black faces linked to crime breeds suspicion and hostility toward Black people, as does ...
In Israel, Racism Is the Winning Ballot
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Israeli elections, racism, ethics, society, culture, humans, news, violence, politics, government, crime, dishonesty, rights, sadness, safety, corruption, abuse )

Carrie
- 19 days ago - electronicintifada.net
The elections saw an unprecedented level of racist incitement against Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel, a fifth of the population, which played a critical part in the election's events and results.
 

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