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Felony Murder: Why a Teenager Who Didn't Kill Anyone Faces 55 Years in Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: injustice, incarceration, teens, teenagers, sentences, prison )

- 3 days ago -
Blake Layman made one very bad decision. He was 16, an unexceptional teenager growing up in a small Indiana town. HeâEUR(TM)d never been in trouble with the law, had a clean criminal record, had never owned or even held a gun.
Woman In Wheelchair Shovels The Snow And Blows Us Away (Text & Video!)
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, game changer, hero, unselfish, human rights activist, text, video )

- 21 hours ago -
From her motorized wheelchair, Crystal Evans of Braintree has shoveled snow for more than 100 hours since January, WCVB reported. Holding the shovel between her footrests, she becomes a human snowplow.
Chicago "Black Site" Detainee Speaks Out
Society & Culture  (tags: Chicago, law enforcement, police brutality, injustice, black sites )

- 4 days ago -
Wright claims that, nine years ago, he spent at least six hours at the Homan facility on his 21st birthday. He says that he was never read his Miranda rights, and that his arrest was not put into the police system until after his ordeal was over.
Stop Supporting Fast Track and the Trans-Pacific Partnership! PETITION!
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, interesting, law, news, politics, rights, safety, society, obama, government, democrats, republicans, economy, technology, corporate, investments, labor, HumanRights, environment, healthconditions, health )

- 9 days ago -
Why, Mr President, won't you release the full text of the TPP now? Is it because the American people would strongly object to this blatant takeover of American sovereignty by international corporate interests?
Evangelicals Hate Gays More Than They Hate Catholics - Form Alliance to Fight Equality - Friday, January 30, 2015 - Volume 43 I
Society & Culture  (tags: church and state, Gay Marriage, Marriage Equality, Same-sex Marriage, Religious Bigotry, US Catholic Hierarchy, Evangelicals, Christianity, LGBT Rights, Human Rights, Whore of Babylon )

- 10 days ago -
Anti-Gay evangelicals have lined up with the Whore of Babylon - an old Protestant expression for the Catholic Church, derived from the Biblical Book of Revelations. Their common goal? Stop marriage equality. Burying their Doctrinal Differences for now.
Our Dangerous New McCarthyism: Russia, Noam Chomsky and What the Media Is Not Telling You About the New Cold War
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, government, politics, ethics, society, war, McCarthyism, history, Alexis de Tocqueville, Russia, US, fascism )

- 30 days ago -
Perverse, diabolical obsession: Policy cliques in D.C. have no intention of desisting in this war until they win it . It's time to attempt that hardest of things-to see ourselves for who we are, to see what it is we are doing and what is being done to us
Silk Road Founder Convicted By Jury; Faces Life In Prison For Conspiracy, Drug Trafficking
Society & Culture  (tags: Silk Road, dark web, cyber marketplace, bit coins, crime, internet, drug traffic, conviction )

- 27 days ago -
Ross Ulbricht has been found guilty of operating the online drug marketplace known as the Silk Road. Ulbricht, 30, could spend the rest of his life in prison.
Sheriffs Deputies Save Birthday Party For Boy With Autism After None Of His Friends Show Up
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Autisim, children, parents, family, Sheriffs office, Kindness, GoodNews )

- 10 days ago -
"To serve (birthday cake) and protect" is not the motto for the Osceola County Sheriff's Office in Florida. But after their heroic rescue of a birthday party for a boy with autism, they might want to give it some serious thought.
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