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The Data Brokers: Selling Your Personal Information
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, selling personal inforamtion, dishonesty, priavacy rights, corporate list selling, data brokers, government, usa, ethics, culture, freedoms, rights, politics )

Cal
- 2 days ago - cbsnews.com
Steve Kroft investigates the multibillion-dollar industry that collects, analyzes and sells the personal information of millions of Americans with virtually no oversight
Personal Essay: When the Sea Comes to Gaza
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Gaza, human rights, human suffering, USA, violence, society, world, sadness, safety, humans, ethics, family, culture, children )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
The mystery of Gaza was always associated in my mind with my father, whom I never really knew. It was a symbol of the unknown, the faraway place where he lived as a child after his family's village, Barbara -- was destroyed by Israel in 1948.
Stop Militarizing the Police! - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Petition, militarization of police, USA, police force )

Dandelion
- 10 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Images of a police force in full military gear armed with assault rifles is a wake-up call for America. It is time to put a stop to the militarization of policing in the United States.
One Nation Under SWAT: The Militarization of America's Police
Society & Culture  (tags: police, SWAT teams, militarization, rights, ethics, crime, culture, politics, rights, safety, society, usa, police, law )

Cal
- 12 days ago - alternet.org
Amidst the outrageous police presence in Ferguson, a look at how local law enforcement is turning communities into war zones.
Stand Up for Our Values: Treat Child Refugees Humanely! *** PLEASE Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, corruption, ethics, family, government, humans, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, usa )

Frans
- 19 days ago - action.momsrising.org
There are tens of thousands of children at our border, children who are alone, afraid and without their parents or other protectors. This humanitarian crisis is breaking our hearts. We ask that you act quickly and find solutions that reflect our...
Killing Children??? KKK Wants to Shoot Refugee Kids and Leave Their Corpses at Border as a 'Warning'
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, Klu Klux Klan, North Carolina, children, refugees, Central America, kill on sight, hate group, murder, politics, ethics, xenophobia, Loyal White Knights of the KKK )

Lynn
- 24 days ago - latest.com
Hiding behind his hood, a man who identified himself as the 'Imperial Wizard' of a North Carolina outpost of the Ku Klux Klan showed a despicable callousness towards the children - many of them young and fleeing violence in their home countries ...
Ancient America : Northwest Coast Woodworking Tools
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, education, environment, ethics, interesting, humans, society, usa )

Frans
- 25 days ago - dailykos.com
The area along the Pacific Coast north of California and between the Cascade Mountains and the ocean, is the home to many Indian nations who traditionally based their economy on the use of sea coast and river ecological resources. This is an area ...
Stop Selling Guns to Domestic Violence Offenders --- PLEASE SIGN!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, abuse, ethics, NRA, domestic violence, law reform, guns, politics, rights, safety )

Lynn
- 42 days ago - forcechange.com
Criminals who are found guilty of domestic violence and stalking are discovering loopholes in gun laws across the country ... them to obtain guns. ...lawmakers are skirting around the issue. The [NRA] is continually ... blocking any attempt at reform.
ABUSE! Drivers Get Screwed Over Constantly in America
Society & Culture  (tags: driving, police searches, civil liberties, privacy rights, governement, snopping, poitics, big brother, a-holes on patrol, society, politics, government, ethics, culture, americans, transportation, police, rights, news, freedoms, dishonesty, usa, abuse )

Cal
- 46 days ago - vice.com
In order to legally operate a motor vehicle on public roads in America today, citizens must abide an astonishing array of affronts to even the most basic concepts of civil liberty.
How the South Is Becoming a Solid Band of Poverty: One in Three Live in Poor Neighborhoods
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, society, usa, the south, culture, economy, americans, education, government, politics, usa )

Cal
- 53 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
In the South, more than 30percent live in high poverty areas, which have at least 20percent of residents living below the federal poverty line--More than 25percent of the country - 77million Americans - lives in high poverty areas
POOR PEOPLE: Hungry, Tired and Stressed Out
Society & Culture  (tags: money, news, politics, society, ECONOMY, poor people, economy family, culture, americans, society, usa )

Cal
- 64 days ago - money.cnn.com
From going to bed hungry to running from debt collectors, the nation's poorest are stressed out in ways most of us can't imagine.
TAKE ACTION NOW! It's Time to Put An End to America's New Debtors' Prisons!
Society & Culture  (tags: government, ethics, DEBTORS PRISONS, debtors' prisons, society, safety, law, politics, crime, culture, americans, usa, police, rights )

Cal
- 69 days ago - bravenewfilms.org
Judges in Georgia and Alabama must cut all ties with an industry profiting off the poor and stop placing people on probation under the control of profit-hungry private companies.
To Prison For Poverty--How Private Probation Companies Profit Off the Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: law, ethics, modern debtors prisons, profittingoff thepoor, politics, government, crime, culture, usa, sadness, rights, news )

Cal
- 69 days ago - bravenewfilms.org
All across the country, we're seeing the rise of modern day debtors' prisons: a cruel system that jails people for being too poor to pay sometimes very minor fines and fees. A small traffic fine can force a choice between putting food on the table and goi
When Did Mass Shootings Become So Frighteningly Mundane in America?
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, usa, society, politics, government, news, children, culture, americans, safety )

Cal
- 73 days ago - alternet.org
Isla Vista, Seattle, Las Vegas, now Troutdale. Summer 2014 already has violence everywhere.
 

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