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ACTION - Grant Federal Recognition to the United Houma Nation
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: humans, rights, americans, destruction, healthconditions, government, politics )

- 6 days ago -
The United Houma Nation is a native American tribe native to the Gulf area who have, like everyone else, suffered from the Deepwater Horizon spill. But they are unable to claim damages because they have never been recognized by the US Government.
Nearly 1 in 10 Adults Have Impulsive Anger Issues and Access to Guns
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, mental health, rights, safety, violence, personality disorders )

- 13 days ago -
An estimated 9 percent of adults in the U.S. have a history of impulsive, angry behavior and have access to guns, according to a study published this month in Behavioral Sciences and the Law.
ACTION! Urge Pope Francis to Abandon His Decision to Canonize Junipero Serra
Society & Culture  (tags: death, americans, murder, Native Americans, genocide, lies, pope francis, catholic church )

- 29 days ago -
.Pope Francis is coming to Washington, D.C., to canonize Junipero Serra as a Saint. Father Serra was responsible for the deception, exploitation, oppression, enslavement and genocide of thousands of Indigenous Californians.
Surprise! Another Christian Terrorist
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, society, usa, travel, americans, crime, news, police, religion )

- 31 days ago -
Photo Credit: The Daily Beast Did you hear about the man who entered New OrleansâEUR(TM) airport with explosives and a machete? No? Well, you would have if heâEUR(TM)d been Muslim.
Where Are You Trying to Take the Democratic Party?
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, congress, democrats, elections, politics, usa, environment, progressivism, ordinary people )

- 46 days ago -
Petition to Democratic leadership to express displeasure with the direction they are taking the party.
If America Wants to End Terrorism, It Has to Start With Its Own
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, death, ethics, freedoms, government, middle-east, news, politics, terrorism, usa, violence, war )

- 55 days ago -
American airpower has blown away eight wedding parties in three different countriesâEUR"and we call ourselves the leaders of the global war on terror. This article originally appeared at
What I Learned From Breaking the Law
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, freedoms, law, rights, ethics )

- 55 days ago -
I (John Raines) have been asked to develop a set of reflections on the moral lessons I learned from breaking the law. Here is part of that story.... Here are five lessons I learned.
Why Americans Don't Care About Prison Rape
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, corruption, government, law, rights, safety, violence, prison, corrections )

- 55 days ago -
That prisons routinely house thousands upon thousands of instances of sexual exploitation and rape is at the very least tolerated, and at most subtly appreciated as part of their punitive purpose.
Warning: Do Not Try This at Home!
Animals  (tags: cats, death, rescued, killing, poison )

- 90 days ago -
While some people feel close to death the morning after consuming lots of vodka, one cat in the U.K. has the alcoholic beverage to thank for saving her life.
There Is A Scientific Reason That Cold Weather Could Cause Colds
Health & Wellness  (tags: illness, protection, research, study, disease, virus, colds )

- 109 days ago -
Vindicated! At last! Been saying for years, maybe decades, that just because the "common cold" is a virus that doesn't mean weather temperature can't be a factor in causation..
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