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10 Movies That Got Great Performances From Actors... By Torturing Them
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, celebrity, actors, art, torture, performance, humans, society )

Carrie
- 51 days ago - theweek.com
Yes, actors transform themselves in the never-ending quest for an Oscar -- but it's not always a pleasant experience. As usual, this year's Academy Awards have nominated numerous actors who were voluntarily tortured, abused, and punished for their art.
Electro-Shocking Special Need Students?! - Please Sign Petition!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, abuse, corruption, violence, activists, torture )

Alexandri
- 52 days ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Electro-shocking Special Need Students?! Electroshock is a form of torture a special needs school is using. It should be outlawed immediately!
Egypt/Sudan: Traffickers Who Torture
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Egyptians, Sudanese, Islam, Muslims, Christians, human trafficking and slavery, torture, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, humans, religion, rights, sadness, safety, violence )

Ge
- 52 days ago - hrw.org
Traffickers have kidnapped, tortured, and killed refugees, most from Eritrea, in eastern Sudan and Egypt's Sinai Peninsula, according to dozens of interviewees said Human Rights Watch. Egypt and Sudan have failed to adequately identify and prosecute th
SIGN PETITION! Demand Justice For The Rape And Torture Of Miriam LóPez
Society & Culture  (tags: , Injustice, Torture, Suffer Electric Shocks, Asphyxiation, False accusations, Rape by soldiers )

Krish
- 166 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Miriam Lopez, Mexican housewife & mother of 4, was grabbed by soldiers for a WEEK she was repeatedly raped and tortured until she signed a false statement for drug offences, suffered electric shocks. Though identified, none have been brought to justice
"Papa" Moammar Gaddafi Hell Harem Tortured Sex Slaves Under Tony Blair's Nose
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaddafi, Qaddafi, torture, rape, sex slaves, Tony Blair )

Beth
- 281 days ago - nypost.com
"'I am your Papa': Moammar Khadafy sex slave reveals nightmare of rape, fear and captivity." Soraya was most shocked, however, to see a jaunty Tony Blair exit Khadafy's tent, clueless as to the atrocities under his nose. "Hi, girls!" he exclaimed.
Support the California Prison Hunger Strikers! -TAKE ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: mass incarceration, California prisons, human rights, torture, hunger strikes, justice system, injustice )

Angelika
- 312 days ago - stopmassincarceration.org
Sign and View the Signers to the EMERGENCY CALL! Join Us In Stopping Torture in U.S. Prisons! Peaceful Protest to Resume July 8th 2013, If Demands Are Not Met.
Celebrity Saudi Preacher Raped & Tortured 5 Y/O Daughter to Death for Not Being a Virgin & Gets Off!
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Imam, Celebrity Preacher, Daughter, Rape, Torture, Broken Back, Crushed Skull, No Punishment, Sharia Law, Islamabuse, child, death, family, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, women, violence )

Rob and J
- 436 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
the judge ruled the few months al-Ghamdi spent in prison since his arrest in November was sufficient punishment. He has reportedly agreed to pay £31,000 ($50,000). Sharia law says a parent can't be punished for killing his own child but outrage growing.
7 Ways "Zero Dark Thirty" Excuses Torture
Society & Culture  (tags: government, ethics, torture, media, republicans, dishonesty, corruption, abuse, crime, society, sadness, violence )

Carrie
- 461 days ago - alternet.org
Zero Dark Thirty could not have been produced if the officials involved in U.S. torture policy had been held accountable.
Massachusetts School Electrocutes Blind Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, special needs students, torture )

Freya
- 711 days ago - change.org
In 2002, a special needs student named Andre McCollins was allegedly strapped down and electrocuted for hours, leaving him with permanent brain damage, all because he refused to take off his jacket.
The Thick Dark Fog   video
Society & Culture  (tags: The Thick Dark Fog, Walter Littlemoon, Indian Boarding Schools, Lakota, human rights, PTSD, abuse, torture )

Dandelion
- 859 days ago - youtube.com
Walter Littlemoon was forced to attend a Federal Government Boarding School on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota where his culture, language and spirituality were brutally suppressed. "The Thick Dark Fog" profiles Walter's journey to heal.
Daniel Ellsberg Pepper Spraying Is Police Torture
Society & Culture  (tags: Daniel Ellsberg, Activist, Pepper Spray, Students, Police, Torture, Chemical Warfare )

Dandelion
- 859 days ago - current.com
Activist Daniel Ellsberg detail how the usage of pepper spray by police officers at protests nationwide is "police torture." Yet zero prosecutions by those who brought Country to it's knees in sub-prime mortgage scandel.
Ban Blood Diamonds and Close Terrifying Torture Camps in Zimbabwe ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, torture, blood diamonds, environment )

Cher
- 970 days ago - forcechange.com
Stop the international trade of Zimbabwe's Marange blood diamonds and close down the military's terrifying torture camps.
Investigate the Torture of Chinese Human Rights Defender ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, torture, human rights, protection, environment, rights )

Cher
- 973 days ago - takeaction.amnestyusa.org
Mao Hengfeng, a human rights defender in China, was sent home from Shanghai City Prison Hospital on July 28, 2011 without any advance notice to her family. She was sent home in a wheelchair, showing clear signs of torture.
Breast Ironing.....Short Video   video
Society & Culture  (tags: breast ironing, torture, abuse, children, Cameroon )

Dandelion
- 1106 days ago - youtube.com
In a desperate attempt to prevent sexual assault and teen pregnancy, Cameroonian mothers are literally ironing their daughters' breasts with hot stones to make them less attractive.
11 Year-Old Girl Gang Raped By 18 Men. Only 136 Signatures. Please HELP.
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, gang-rape, torture, crime, punishment, society, violence, children, women )

Marta
- 1133 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
I just came across a Disturbing story about an 11 year old girl who was gang raped by at least 18 men. I don't want to hear in a couple of weeks, months or years about how any of these men are being let out for "good behavior".
 

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