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Mr. President, Please Take a Public Stand for Our Earned Benefits
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, earned benefits, President Obama, cuts, protect, petition )

Dandelion
- 7 hours ago - advocacy.ncpssm.org
threats to my earned benefits are at an all-time high in Washington. ThatâEUR(TM)s why we need you and other elected officials in Washington to take a strong public stand for protecting the benefits that weâEUR(TM)ve paid into during our entire working lives
Polish Baby Named After Staff Sgt. Michael Ollis
Society & Culture  (tags: hero soldier, Ollis, sacrifice )

Apolonia
- 1 day ago - silive.com
U.S. Army Staff Sergeant Michael Ollis, 24, a lifelong resident of New Dorp, sacrificed his life on Aug. 28, 2013, while shielding Lt. Karol Cierpica from a suicide bomber in Afghanistan. Cierpica's newborn son carries the name of hero soldier - Michael.
Christian Protesters Shout Down Muslim Kids Singing National Anthem at Texas Rally: 'Islam Is a Lie!' (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Americans, racism, Islamophobia, ethics, sadness, society, culture, freedoms, rights, religious freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Angry conservative protesters disrupted the Texas Muslim Capitol Day celebration in Austin on Thursday, repeatedly shouting "No Sharia" and screaming "Go home."
Holocaust Fears, Real and Manipulated, Have Shaped Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, The Holocaust, politics, religion, rights, society, culture, ethics, humans, freedoms, children, abuse, family, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - america.aljazeera.com
Mandatory Holocaust studies have repeatedly been extended in high schools and elementary education. Recently a Holocaust program for toddlers was introduced in kindergartens.
American Pastor Saeed Writes Letter Thanking President Obama for Standing Up For The Persecuted ~ TEXT & PETITION !
Society & Culture  (tags: government, President Obama, Pastor Saeed Abedini, Iran, U.S., Christians, religion, rights, freedoms, ethics, family, law, interesting, society, world, safety, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - aclj.org
Yesterday, Pastor Saeed told a family member in Iran who was able to visit him that President ObamaâEUR(TM)s willingness to take the time to meet with his wife and kids greatly encouraged him.
What's It Like To Grow Up On A Farm? (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, children, family, culture, farming, society, education, news, environment, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Helen Peters' books are based on her own magical childhood growing up on an old farm with piglets and sheep instead of TV and computers. This gallery tells the story behind her latest book 'The Farm Beneath the Water'.
Mentally Ill Girl 17 Shot Dead In Police Station By Police - Video - Is Lethal Force Always Necessary
Society & Culture  (tags: Kristiana Coignard, Longview Police, Gene Duffie, Glenn Derr, Grace Bagley, police shooting, child, mentally ill )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Derr fired at Coignard three times and Bagley, who had been on the scene less than five seconds, fired twice. Coignard immediately fell to the ground. Medical attention did not arrive for nearly six minutes. No Officer provides CPR during the six minutes.
I Lived in Poverty to Save My Son From Daycare
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, children, single moms, single mothers, lifestyle )

Freya
- 2 days ago - yahoo.com
My son and I went from being part of the upper class to living below the poverty level. We didnâEUR(TM)t go out to eat or take vacations anymore. I paid cash for a car that I had to drive with my fingers crossed that it would make it to our destination.
99 Rise - Together We Rise - Take Action Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: 99 Rise, Supreme Court, protest, video, Citizens United, Mccutcheon )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - 99rise.org
Building a nationwide movement to get big money out of American politics through nonviolent action. Petition inside for the Supreme Court 7 who spoke truth to power, were arrested, and face trial this spring. Watch video of protest within the Court.
'Two Blue Lines,' Tom Hayes's Third Film on Palestine, Premieres Tonight in Columbus (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, documentary film, Tom Hayes, ethics, society, culture, arts, family, freedoms, government, rights, politics, humans, law, sadness, violence )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - mondoweiss.net
Tom Hayes's brilliant new documentary Two Blue Lines explores the passionate dispute among Israeli citizens about their government's Occupation of Palestine. The film deftly splices together dueling creeds and the result is electrifying, because it's ...
Occupier's Justice: Heads and Tails You Lose
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, world, Israel, Palestine, illegal Israeli settlements, law, justice, freedoms, Human Rights, government, ethics, family, society, rights, news )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - mondoweiss.net
esterday I had an idea for a short story to explain the unrelenting insanity of the occupation for ordinary Palestinians. Tell me what you think. In my story, there is a Palestinian family, letâEUR(TM)s call them the Jaabaris, and they live next to a Jewish...
Like the Wind, We Will Be Free: How Being Detained at Ben Gurion Airport During a Family Trip to Palestine Reaffirmed My Identit
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, freedoms, ethics, family, society, culture, humans, government, politics, violence, safety, children )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - mondoweiss.net
If I close my eyes, just for a moment, I can still remember the way the wind in Palestine felt when it brushed against my cheeks on one of those really breezy days âEUR" Those days when I would walk out of my family's Beit Hanina, Jerusalem home ...
Holocaust Memorial Day: A Horrifying Reminder of Where Prejudice and Intolerance Can Lead, VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Holocaust, memorial, killing, hatred, anti-semitism, Judaism, religion, VIDEO, Auschwitz-Birkenau Death Camp )

Beatrice
- 4 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
And despite the events that took place 70 years ago, you only have to watch the news to know that the hatred that created the Holocaust did not end with the Nazis. anti-Semitism still exists, and horrifyingly, is on the rise. Just this month a man
 

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