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Muslim Uighur Said to Be Behind Attack at Train Station
Society & Culture  (tags: China, Muslims, Islam, stabbings, crime, culture, death, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, Terrorism, terrorists, Muslim Uighur )

Ge
- 30 days ago - online.wsj.com
At least 10 assailants armed with long knives and dressed in black stormed through a crowded train station Saturday night in the southwestern city of Kunming, slashing people at random, according to state media. Police shot and killed four assailants,
American Muslim Convert Plotted to Bomb Americans
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, freedoms, government, health, humans, interesting, law, media, murder, news, police, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, transpo )

Rahman
- 31 days ago - latimes.com
Yet another convert to Islam "somehow" got the idea that jihad has to do with murdering Infidels. There are no programs in mosques in the U.S. to teach why such a notion is un-Islamic. This led to him wanting to wage jihad.
Hindu Temple Set on Fire in Pakistan Over Blasphemy
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, violence, human rights, religion )

Roopak
- 31 days ago - in.news.yahoo.com
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Hundreds of angry Pakistanis attacked a Hindu temple and set it on fire in southern Pakistan overnight following a rumour that a member of the Hindu community had desecrated the Koran, police and community leader
Coleraine Court: Brothers Jailed for 'Cruel and Depraved Abuse'
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, crime, sadness, violence, protection )

Dee
- 34 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Two brothers who played cards to see who would be first to abuse a young girl have been jailed for more than 20 years each.
Stand With Afghan Women Fighting for a Better Future ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, environment, protection )

Cher
- 37 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Afghanistan is one of the worst places in the world to be female and violence against women and girls continues to be a major problem.
Kennedy Cousin's Libel Suit Goes Forward Over Nancy Grace's False Claim About DNA Discovery (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: media, Nancy Grace, law, DNA, society, ethics, dishonesty, rights, news, violence, murder, crime )

Carrie
- 38 days ago - rawstory.com
A federal judge in Hartford, Connecticut has ruled that Michael Skakel's libel suit could go forward against the television personality Nancy Grace, her producers, and guest Beth Karas over comments made on her TV show falsely suggesting that DNA...
Demand Justice For Victims of Sex Crimes - No Matter How Long Ago They Happened ! SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, sex crimes, protection, rights, children, women, violence )

Cher
- 39 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Molested children often become troubled adults. The emotional damage they sustain sometimes haunts them all their lives. Unfortunately, some people believe that a sex crime that happened twenty years ago should be swept under the rug and forgotten.
American State Dept. Spokesman: "Palestinians Need Not Recognize the Jewish State"
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinians, Muslims, Israel, Netanyahu, Obama, americans, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Ge
- 41 days ago - jerusalemonline.com
Despite Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's continued requests of the Palestinians to recognize Israel as a Jewish state within the framework of negotiations for peace, the American State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki reportedly stated in an intervi
Discipline With Dignity: Oakland Classrooms Try Healing Instead of Punishment
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, discipline, dishonesty, education, ethics, family, law, politics, religion, rights, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 41 days ago - care2.com
"Is everything OK?" The concern in Butler's voice produced a noticeable shift in Tommy's energy. "No, everything is not OK."
Please Sign: No More Jail Time for Marissa Alexander!
Society & Culture  (tags: Marissa Alexander, Angela Corey, Florida, Stand Your Ground, Warning Shot, Presumption of Innocence, triple sentence considered by prosecutio, domestic abuse, women's rights, discrimination, violence )

Susan
- 44 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
After all that domestic abuse victim Marissa Alexander has been through, Florida state prosecutor Angela Corey now wants to make her serve three consecutive sentences for firing a warning shot out of fear of her abusive husband. Vindictive and Cruel!
In California, a Champion for Police Cameras
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, california, crime, culture, death, education, ethics, government, law, media, police, politics, safety, society, violence )

Kit
- 46 days ago - nytimes.com
Sgt. Chris Hice of the Rialto Police Department wearing a camera mounted on his sunglasses.
The New York Times' 1853 Coverage of Solomon Northup, the Hero of "12 Years A Slave"
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, 12 Years A Slave, society, culture, ethics, violence, humans, freedoms )

Carrie
- 46 days ago - smithsonianmag.com
For 12 years, violinist Solomon Northup toiled as a slave in Louisiana in secret, after being kidnapped from his home in Saratoga, New York, and sold for $650. Finally, on January 4, 1853, Northup was freed, and returned home.
Make Violence Against Women An International Priority ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, protection, world )

Cher
- 47 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
One in three women worldwide has been raped, abused, forced into prostitution, or suffered some other form of violence. This is happening every day, in every country around the world--but those who commit these acts all too frequently walk away without
Urge Your U.S. Representative to Support the International Violence Against Women Act ! ACTION ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, women, violence, girls, protection )

Cher
- 47 days ago - capwiz.com
Globally, one-third of all women will experience physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives. From domestic violence, to bride burnings, to rape as a weapon of war, the potential of too many women and girls is being threatened by gender
Fire the Police Officers Responsible for the Death of Luis Rodriguez ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: police, Luis Rodriguez, crime, abuse, family, violence )

Nancy
- 47 days ago - act.presente.org
Five Moore, Oklahoma police officers attacked and killed Luis Rodriguez in front of his wife and daughter as his family left a movie theater on Valentine's Day. Luis was unarmed, innocent, and a threat to no one.
 

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