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Chicken Little Media Keeps Reaching New Lows
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, media, news, hysteria, ethics, dishonesty, society, politics, government, humans, world, safety )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nationalmemo.com
The role of cable TV news channels in stoking hysteria has reached new depths of shamelessness. They do it purely for the ratings, you know. And if you don't, the barbaric propagandists of ISIS certainly do.
Nonprofit Pays Off Educational Debt for Vets Who Uncle Sam Can't Help
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, education, GoodNews, activists, veterans education bills, GI Bill, debts, society, news, rights, politics )

Cal
- 4 days ago - takepart.com
Average educational debt for veterans is about $56,000--despite the G.I. Bill's promises.
Palestinian Worshippers Barred From Al-Aqsa
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, religion, Al-Aqsa Mosque, police, society, freedoms, rights, violence, news )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - aljazeera.com
Many worshippers trying to enter the compound on Tuesday were turned away by police, who prevented all but those aged over 60 from entering the site, forcing many Palestinians to perform their dawn prayers in the street.
Israel Condemns British MPs' Vote to Recognise Palestinian State
Society & Culture  (tags: world, UK, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Palestinian State, politics, government, ethics, society, culture, freedoms, news )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - theguardian.com
Israel has condemned a vote by British MPs in favour of recognising a Palestinian state as "undermining chances for peace" as Britain's ambassador to Israel warned that the move reflected changing British public opinion.
In the Last Days of 'Operation Protective Edge' Israel Focused on Its Final Goal -- the Destruction of Gaza's Professional Class
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, destruction, violence, ethics, society, culture, freedoms, abuse )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - mondoweiss.net
The stately tower was the oldest in Gaza City, as much a symbol of the urban landscape as the World Trade Center was to New York City. Its offices housed medical and dental clinics, non-governmental and media organizations including many of Gaza's most...
Endorse This: How Is Columbus Day Still A Thing? (VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Columbus Day, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, society, culture, rights )

Carrie
- 4 days ago - nationalmemo.com
In fourteen hundred ninety-two, Columbus sailed the ocean blue -- and basically became a supervillain. Why, exactly, are we celebrating him?
Kids Like Rose Deserve a Home, Not a Pimp! Please Take Action!!
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless teen girls, sex trafficking, kids' rights, violence, safety )

BarbCat
- 5 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
One night, Rose was walking down the street with a friend. Suddenly, two armed men attacked them. Rose was punched, thrown into a van and her phone was destroyed. In an instant, she went from being an innocent teenager to a helpless trafficking victim
Forget Black Burgers, Goth Chickens Are The Real Thing
Society & Culture  (tags: world, China, food, diet, 'silkie chickens, society, culture, interesting, humans )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - modernfarmer.com
Seasonally-themed burgers, available in select Japanese stores, served on black buns and topped with black cheese.These burgers cannot hold a burnt French fry to the silkie chicken, whose black skin and bones, and dark-colored flesh, are the real deal.
What Were We Thinking? Animals Ponder Why Humans Do These 10 Things
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, humans, ethics, environment, interesting, society, culture, dishonesty, freedoms, rights, world )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - onegreenplanet.org
Let's all follow the example of these animals and think some deep thoughts about the 10 most boneheaded things humans do to them and why we should, you know, stop it. Now.
Warmongering Hebrew University Tries to Muzzle Palestinian Students
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Hebrew University, Palestinian students, discrimination, ethics, education, dishonesty, freedoms, rights, news, society )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - electronicintifada.net
While the university is happy to do business with a firm profiting from massacres -- such as those in Gaza during the summer -- it has displayed a hostile attitude to some of its own students.
Five Scary Christopher Columbus Quotes That Let You Celebrate the Holiday the Right Way ~ SATIRE!
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Columbus Day, Christopher Columbus, satire, freedoms, ethics, society, humans )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - rawstory.com
I hope you're celebrating the holiday appropriately, by breaking into someone's home and claiming that you discovered and now own it! Or you could just, you know, mourn the genocide of indigenous people by shopping. Because we all grieve in different way.
150 Street Artists Decorate Old Tunisian Village With Spectacular Murals (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Tunisia, Djerba, artists, society, culture, humans, interesting, travel, news )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - mymodernmet.com
The Tunisian island of Djerba(known as the "island of dreams")just became a major street art hotspot, thanks to the project Djerbahood curated by artist Mehdi Ben Cheikh and the Galerie Itinerrance. This past summer, the village of Erriadh was transformed
Israeli Settlers Terrorize Annual Palestinian Olive Harvest
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestinians, olive pickers, violence, ethics, freedoms, Human Rights, family, society, culture, safety, women, children, crime )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - maannews.net
The assault is the 3rd such attack on Palestinian olive pickers in three days, creating concern about unchecked settler violence as the olive harvest kicks off across the West Bank. 10 settlers arrived from the nearby Kfar Tappuah settlement and assaulted
The Real Christopher Columbus
Society & Culture  (tags: History, Columbus Day, Christopher Columbus, dishonesty, ethics, education, children, government, freedoms, rights, sadness, society, culture, world, violence )

Carrie
- 5 days ago - jacobinmag.com
"They do not bear arms, and do not know them, for I showed them a sword, they took it by the edge and cut themselves out of ignorance. They would make fine servants ... with fifty men we could subjugate them all and make them do whatever we want."
REMEMBER NATIVE AMERICANS: Send E-Mails to Your Friends and Family and Help Feed a Native American Family OnThanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, goodnews, Native Americans, culture, charity, charity work, activists, politics, society, family )

Cal
- 6 days ago - nrcprograms.org
Just send 5 Free eCards to people you know, and a sweet, delicious pumpkin pie* will be donated to our Operation Turkey Dinner for Thanksgiving! Your actions will help feed Native American Families who need your help to enjoy this bounty

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