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The New American Art Of Shaming The Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, ethics, humans, sadness, americans, culture, government )

- 182 days ago -
Now trending: America discovers cruel and creative ways to further strip away the dignity of its impoverished people. DEBIT CARD It is an art. It is a sport. It is entertainment. It is political tactic.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Stop the Trafficking of Children at Major Sporting Events
Society & Culture  (tags: human trafficking, forced prostitution, forced prostitution, children, culture, sadness, law, ethics, politics, sports )

- 321 days ago -
Every year, approximately 100,000 children are forced into prostitution in the United States... and many are illegally "bused in" to locations hosting major sporting events like the Super Bowl.
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 )

- 128 days ago -
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.
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 )

- 101 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.
Tugce Albayrak: Germans Pay Tribute to Student Killed Trying to Help Harassed Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, violence, crime, death, humans )

- 359 days ago -
Thousands of Germans paid tribute on Sunday to a 23-year-old student who was murdered after rushing to the aid of two teenage girls who were being harassed by a group of men. To honour Tugce visit the petition site at
Protect Native American Burial Ground.PLS RESTORE GOOD FAITH TO THE INDIANS.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, culture, education, environment, ethics, government, religion, politics, rights, sadness, society )

Rose ann
- 342 days ago -
For nearly a decade, the sacred Native American grounds of Effigy Mounds National Monument in Iowa have been undergoing illegal construction. Costing approximately three million dollars, this construction took place under the watch of the National Park...
Sarah Palin to Enraged Animal Lovers: 'Chill, At Least My Son Didn't Eat The Dog!'
Society & Culture  (tags: children, Animals, animal abuse, Sarah Palin, ethics, family, society, culture, sadness, safety, abuse, education )

- 328 days ago -
Sarah Palin lashed out at PETA on her Facebook page after the group called the former governor of Alaska out for a New Year's Day picture featuring her six-year-old son standing on the family dog.
Tell the NRA Remove Board Member Who Blamed Pastor for Shooting ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, hate crime, NRA, Charleston AME Church Massacre, victims, ethics, law, politics, government, violence, society, dishonesty, safety, crime, death, news )

- 161 days ago -
Charles L. Cotton complained that as a state senator, the Rev. Clementa Pinkney voted against concealed carry legislation, and claimed that "eight of his church members might be alive if he had expressly allowed members to carry handguns in church."
Show Your Support for Children, Not Soldiers Campaign!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, soldiers, war, violence, children's rights, Children's Welfare, children protection, Children & Family, safety, sadness, environment, ethics, education, play, outside, health, mental health )

- 307 days ago -
The military use of children takes place all over the world. The 2014 annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict presents information about grave violations committed against children in 23 country situations.
BuT If Your Name Is Mohamed...
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, education, freedoms, law, police, religion, rights, sadness )

- 72 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.
Married at 13, a Girl Speaks Out Against Early Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: marriage, girls, abuse, child, children, crime, culture, education, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

- 272 days ago -
This video by UNICEF features a clip of a girl in Yemen who was married at 13 years old. Her powerful story highlights her own experience and the harmful effects childhood marriage has on girls.
Paul McCartney Calls for End to Commercial Seal Hunt, Again
Society & Culture  (tags: Paul Mccartney, Seal Hunt, canada humane society international, activists, death, government, humans, murder, sadness, society, world )

- 225 days ago -
Former Beatles frontman Paul McCartney is once again calling for an end to the commercial seal hunt off Canada's East Coast. McCartney appeals for a stop to what he calls a "senseless slaughter" in a statement released by Humane Society International.
One Million Child Victims of Muslim Rape Gangs in the U.K.?
Society & Culture  (tags: Rotherham, UK, Islam, Muslims, rape, abuse, children, corruption, crime, dishonesty, law, police, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

- 181 days ago -
Rotherhams Labor MP Sarah Champion believes as many as one million children may have been victimized, describing it as a national disaster that requires the establishment of a task force to deal with the horror.
Vandals Target Hindus and Muslims in Washington County With Swastikas and Warnings to 'Go Home' ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, racism, hate crimes, Hindus, Muslims, Human Rights, freedoms, violence, safety, society, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, law, news, sadness, rights, religion, abuse, crime )

- 284 days ago -
No suspects have been identified in the case, but the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office said swastikas and warnings for Muslims to "go home" were found Sunday morning painted on Skyview Junior High School, about three blocks away.

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