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RIP: BB King Dies: King of the Blues Passes Away in Las Vegas at the Age of 89
Society & Culture  (tags: society, obituary, B B King, King of the Blues, RIP, arts, culture )

Cal
- 9 days ago - usmagazine.com
The world has lost a legend. Blues singer BB King has died at his Las Vegas home at the age of 89, his lawyer has confirmed to the Associated Press.
How Many Care2 Profiles Does One Person Need? ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Care2, abuse, society, ethics, humans, freedoms, rights, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Some of us on Care2 Have begun to wonder just exactly how many profiles one person needs or should have. There are a few members who have multiple profiles and do not appear to be using them for the benefit of others.
Jon Stewart Buys a Farm to Help Animal Victims of Cruelty - Good News Network
Society & Culture  (tags: rescued animals, Jon Stewart )

Kathryn
- 23 days ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
As he prepares to end his 16-year run as host of "The Daily Show," Jon Stewart has spent some money and time on greener pastures of the farm variety. He bought a farm in New Jersey that will soon provide a new home for rescued farm animals.
Support Working Families! And.... Action!!
Society & Culture  (tags: Make It Work, families, equal pay for equal work, women, women's rights )

Barb
- 9 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Hardworking Americans shouldn't have to choose between being there for family and earning a living. Everyone should get paid enough to have a bright future. That means employers should pay men and women the same for equal work...
FREE Duli Hembrom From Forced Child Marriage and Let Her Go to School! And....ACTION!
Society & Culture  (tags: forced child marriage, parents, education rights, monies, dishonesty )

Barb
- 26 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Duli Hembrom is a thirteen year old, whose family insisted she marry against her will. In a letter she pleaded with her school to help and stop the wedding. She wanted to go to school.
The True Reason Behind the 40 Hour Work Week and Why We Are Economic Slaves
Society & Culture  (tags: economic slavery, wage slavery, 40 hour work week, debt, inflation, consumerism )

Dandelion
- 23 days ago - anonhq.com
Economic slavery, or wage slavery, refers to oneâEUR(TM)s total and immediate dependence on wages to survive. There are many factors that have led to our current economic system and continued acceptance of the 40 hour workweek, three major factors are:
Standardized Testing - John Oliver Exposes Profit Over Students   video
Society & Culture  (tags: John Oliver, Standardized testing, Pearson, Profit over Students )

Dandelion
- 17 days ago - youtube.com
American students face a ridiculous amount of testing. John Oliver explains how standardized tests impact school funding, the achievement gap, how often kids are expected to throw up. Why are we torturing our children for no real positive results. Money.
It's a Girl! The Duchess of Cambridge Gives Birth to Princess (TEXT & VIDEO!!)
Society & Culture  (tags: Happy Dance News, baby girl, princess, duchess of cambridge, text, video )

Barb
- 22 days ago - aol.com
Prince William's wife, the Duchess of Cambridge, "was safely delivered of a daughter" Saturday morning, less than three hours after checking into central London's St. Mary's Hospital, royal officials said.
Pregnant Gaza Woman Blocked From Joining Husband in Australia
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Mohammed and Layla Suliman family, ethics, freedoms, government, politics, rights, society, humans, sadness, transportation, news, dishonesty, abuse, world )

Carrie
- 7 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Mohammed left Gaza through the Erez crossing between Gaza and present-day Israel in late March. Despite having an Australian visa and having paid national health insurance in Australia, Layla was denied exit by the Israeli authorities.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Ireland, Vote Yes to Marriage Equality on May 22nd!
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, society, culture, gayrights, world, Ireland, VOTE )

Cal
- 7 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
On May 22nd, voters in Ireland will walk into schools and church halls up and down the country, and they will have a very simple choice to make: whether to make their pencil mark beside âEUR~YesâEUR(TM) or beside âEUR~NoâEUR(TM).
In USA We Do Will Do Anything For Mothers - Except   video
Society & Culture  (tags: United States, Papua New Guinea, paid maternity leave, exceptionalism lol, mothers, babies )

Dandelion
- 13 days ago - youtube.com
What does the United States and Papua New Guinea have in common?
Stop Women's Rights Defender From Going to Jail ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protection )

Cher
- 29 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Stand up for Azza and all women's rights defenders: call on the UK Foreign Secretary to demand that Egypt drops the case.
Mary Wollstonecraft - A Mother That Laid The Foundation For Rights of Women
Society & Culture  (tags: Mary Wollstonecraft, radical ideas, womens rights, foundation for suffrage movement )

Dandelion
- 16 days ago - biographyonline.net
Two ground breaking written works in 1790 and 1792, proposed women were the equal of men. She contended, was lack of education for women that meant they seemed to be intellectually inferior. Radical for the time was early foundation for suffrage movement
Tell W: How Dare You Lecture Us on Iraq and Iran PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, obama, republicans, lies, government, dishonesty, ethics, crime, americans, u.s., propaganda, iraq, politics, safety, sadness, violence, law, death )

Robert
- 26 days ago - leftaction.com
it takes an unbelievable amount of chutzpah for George W Bush to lecture President Obama...about Iraq. And now, Iran too. Taking foreign policy advice from George Bush is like getting fire safety tips from an arsonist. And we're not going to do it.
 

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