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PETITION - 3 Years Old Australian Toddler at Risk of Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: children, rights, abuse, violence, ethics, child, safety, sadness, women, world )

Monika
- 175 days ago - change.org
A 3 year old Australian citizen urgently needs saving from female genital mutilation (FGM). SheâEUR(TM)s only a little girl - but her West African grandmother is insisting on cutting her genitals to adhere to a traumatic and outdated custom.
PETITION : South Africa : STOP 'CORRECTIVE RAPE'
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, abuse, culture, dishonesty, ethics, women, violence, world, sadness, rights, humans )

Monika
- 143 days ago - secure.avaaz.org
Corrective rape the vicious practice of raping lesbians to "cure" their sexuality, is a crisis in South Africa.Millicent Gaika, pictured above, was bound, strangled, and repeatedly raped in an attack last year. NO ONE should have to go through ...
PETITION: Public Prosecutor Appeal This Ridiculously Sentence for Killing a Child
Society & Culture  (tags: child, death, crime, safety, society, violence, dishonesty, ethics, children, sadness, rights )

Monika
- 143 days ago - change.org
Regardless of race, colour or creed - he killed an innocent 9 year old human being in a hit and run last year while high on drugs and gets 6 months home detention.
Legendary Artist David Bowie Dies at 69
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, celebrity, david bowie dies at 69 )

M
- 166 days ago - hollywoodreporter.com
David Bowie has died after a battle with cancer, his rep confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. He was 69.
Not a Game: Sex Trafficking of Children During the Super Bowl PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, abuse, children, crime, humans, Sex trafficking, Super Bowl, rape, sadness, ethics, law, news, police, women )

Marcia
- 155 days ago - notagame.covenanthouse.org
Unless we act now, far too many children will be at risk of being forced to sell sex during one of our country's biggest sporting events of this year.
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
- 310 days ago - freeabq.com
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.
Nearly No Consequences For Drunk Executives Who Poured Beer On Native American Children's Heads
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, abuse, society, ethics, law, rights, children, freedoms, violence, sadness, government, politics, safety, dishonesty, culture, hate crime )

Carrie
- 338 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Seven months later, only one of the perpetrators faces criminal charges. His trial begins today, and if found guilty he will be convicted of disorderly conduct and fined $500 ~ avoiding hate crime charges, a jury, and jail time.
Ku Klux Klan Rally in Anaheim Erupts in Violence; 3 Are Stabbed and 13 Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, Hate groups, society, culture, KKK, protesters, rights, ethics, freedoms, abuse, sadness, safety, humans, news, crime )

Carrie
- 117 days ago - latimes.com
Brian Levin, director of Cal State San Bernardino's Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism, said he was standing near the KKK members when several protesters attacked them with two-by-fours and other weapons.
Remembering the Life and Legacy of John Trudell
Society & Culture  (tags: John Trudell, death, taken his journey, Trail of Broken Treaties, BIA, Santee Dakota, Indian Country, poet, activist, human rights, music, free thinker, visionary, greatness, sadness, Native American, American Indian, AIM )

Dandelion
- 197 days ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
It is with a heavy and sad heart that I am informing of the passing of one of our greatest voices that came out of Indian Country in our time. He was and always will be my inspiration and I hold him in deep respect. I can say no more the pain is deep.
'Congrats on Your College Degrees. Here Are Your Food Stamps.' TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: education, ethics, society, politics, government, rights, sadness, dishonesty, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 117 days ago - samuel-warde.com
The dirty little secret of the education industry is that there are people teaching at universities and colleges but being paid a pittance. As in, so low, they have to take 2 and 3 other jobs (Uber, anyone?!) to make ends meet.
BuT If Your Name Is Mohamed...
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, education, freedoms, law, police, religion, rights, sadness )

Joanne
- 281 days ago - politicsplus.org
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.
Here Are 6 Things You Probably DidnâEUR(TM)t Know About Prince
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, music, Prince, obituary, society, sadness, news )

Cal
- 62 days ago - alternet.org
The many myths that made Prince so much more than merely a man.
Punish Men For Burning Girl Alive Due to Rejected Marriage Proposal
Society & Culture  (tags: burning girl alive, rejected marriage proposal, abuse, child, crime, culture, death, humans, sadness, women, world )

Lone
- 17 days ago - forcechange.com
Goal: Punish those responsible for burning a girl alive because she rejected a marriage proposal.
Native American Civil Rights Activist Found Dead in Mississippi Jail Cell Under Mysterious Circumstances
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, goodnews, government, health, humans, interesting, internet, law )

Jamie
- 332 days ago - rt.com
Henry a Choctaw longtime activist, was found dead of unspecified causes in jail n July 14 30 min after last seen. He was detained on Jul 9 for a traffic fine a jail of the same county known for the Mississippi Burning murders more than 50 years ago.
   

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