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Why Is Texas Still Sending 17-Year-Olds to Adult Prisons?
Society & Culture  (tags: police, law, politics, ethics, rehab, prisons, adult prisons for 17 year olds, rights, freedoms, society, safety )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - vice.com
Since 1918, Texas has prosecuted 17-year-oldsâEUR"including those who commit misdemeanorsâEUR"as adults, cramming them into a prison-industrial system bereft of the rehabilitative programs that have put Texas's juvenile system on the national radar for its
Take Action for Cecil the Lion!
Animals  (tags: Cecil the Lion, trophyhunting, killing, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - peta.org
Hunting is a coward's pastime. To get a thrill at the cost of a life, this overblown, over-privileged little man gunned down a beloved lion with a high-powered weapon, leaving a family of cubs vulnerable to attack.
Rio Olympics Already Tainted With Poo
Environment  (tags: pollution, Rio Olympic water, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - grist.org
An AP investigation has revealed that athletes in next summerâEUR(TM)s Rio Olympics will be swimming and boating in bodies of water so rife with human feces that theyâEUR(TM)re likely to spend more time battling stomach cramps than time trials.
UN Paid Millions to Russian Aviation Firm Since Learning of Sex Attack on Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: United Nations, sexual abuse, zero tolerance policy, UTair, contracts, DRC, Africa, Middle East, Asia, human rights, GBV )

Evelyn
- 4 hours ago - theguardian.com
United Nations unit uncovered possible 'culture of sexual exploitation and abuse' after 2010 attack by UTair crew member, but permitted company to continue receiving contracts worth millions. "Zero tolerance" of sexual gender based violence? - my foot!
Hunt on for Dentist Who Killed Cecil the Lion
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, wildanimals, suffering, killed, sadness )

Heidi
- 4 hours ago - myfoxny.com
Dr. Walter J. Palmer allegedly paid $50,000 to kill the lion named Cecil, Zimbabwean conservationists said.
All Life On Earth Is Precious... No Matter How Small.
Animals  (tags: animals, lifetime, ethics, respect for life, worldwide )

Absent
- 4 hours ago - facebook.com
Proud momma showing her baby. Precious.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Congress to Protect Tiger Habitats
Animals  (tags: DEFORESTATION, wildlife, wildanimals, protection, habitat, humans, animals, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, endangered )

Cal
- 3 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
As the world's largest consumer of forest products, Americans play a key role in deterring illegally sourced timber and protecting important habitats for wild tigers.
As Police Shot This Native American His Dying Words Were - Whats Wrong With You Guys?
Society & Culture  (tags: Rosebud Sioux, Lakota, Denver, United States, police brutality, Paul Castaway, shooting, media blackout, What's Wrong With You Guys )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - mintpressnews.com
The death of a Rosebud Sioux man in Denver this month is a painful reminder that police shootings are not limited to any one part of the United States, and certainly not just to places that received mainstream media attention after recent killings.
Native American Woman Dies in Jail Begging for Help Officers Told Her to Quit Faking
World  (tags: Sarah Lee Circle Bear, Lakota woman, dies in jail, denied medical care, bond violation )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Sarah Lee Circle Bear age 24 a Lakota woman was jailed on an alleged bond violation over a suspected DUI charge. Circle Bear was booked into jail and would not leave alive. Sarah was also a mother to two sons ages 1 and 2 never to feel her love again.
 
 
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