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Sword Fight at Dubai Hotel Leaves Four Men Hospitalized
Society & Culture  (tags: sword fight, dubai )

Angela
- 2 days ago - nydailynews.com
The men were armed with swords and used them in the brawl that was sparked after an unwanted touch in a Dubai bathroom.
To the United States Congress: Expand Do Not Cut, Social Security - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, Seniors, Elders, disabled, funding cuts, increase not decrease )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - takeaction.ourfuture.org
This myth of impending and catastrophic insolvency is well-worn and predictable, but still dangerous. Republican majorities in Congress are emboldened and anxious to show their Koch backers that they are serious.
Fear Inc. - Explore The $57 Million Network Fueling Islamophobia In The United States
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslim, Islam, fear, wealthy donors, Islamophobia, United States, charts, Fear Inc. )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - islamophobianetwork.com
A small group of foundations and wealthy donors serve as the lifeblood of the Islamophobia network in the United States. They provide critical funding to a clutch of right wing think tanks and misinformation experts who peddle hate and fear of Muslims.
In NYC, Port Authority Tells Group Not to Hand Out Blankets, Doesn't Want Homeless 'Too Comfortable'
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, abuse, NYC, homeless, freezing temperatures, blankets, society, ethics, humans, health, crime, sadness, safety, rights, government, freedoms, dishonesty, family, news )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - dailykos.com
Volunteers with Saxton/Hart tried to help those in need during frigid temperatures by handing out blankets at New York City's Port Authority Bus Terminal and were shocked when authorities turned them away:
Same Trailer, Different Park
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, affordable housing, elderly, poor, mobile homes, mobile home parks, society, culture, ethics, family, humans, interesting, money, news, sadness )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - contexts.org
All of us here in Silver Sands are being evicted. This 55 and older mobile home park once housed about 130 residents. The few who had money saved or families willing to house them are already gone. The rest of us have 6 months to get our selves, our ...
Eat the Garlic
Society & Culture  (tags: diet, food, recipes, breath, taste, health, humans, nutrition, news, garlic, humans, family, culture, world )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - theawl.com
Almost everything I cook begins the same way: Take out a head of garlic, separate the cloves, begin peeling, trimming, chopping. Garlic is a key ingredient in the flavor bases for most world cuisines, and yet few people treat it as anything more than a...
Marijuana Becomes Legal in Washington, DC at Midnight
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington D.C., marijuana, legal, society, culture, government, interesting, news, rights, law, politics )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
At midnight, it becomes legal to possess, grow, and consume small amounts of marijuana in the nation's capital. An initiative passed with the support of 70% of DC voters goes into effect.
Tugce Albayrak: Germans Pay Tribute to Student Killed Trying to Help Harassed Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, violence, crime, death, humans )

Katka
- 84 days ago - theguardian.com
Thousands of Germans paid tribute on Sunday to a 23-year-old student who was murdered after rushing to the aid of two teenage girls who were being harassed by a group of men. To honour Tugce visit the petition site at http://chn.ge/122kKgh
Inside the Fight To Save the Salish Sea ACTION in 1st Comment
Society & Culture  (tags: Kinder Morgan pipeline, Salish Sea, Tulalip, Lummi, Swinomish, Suquamish nations, Coast Salish tribes, salmon, Pacific Northwest indigenous people )

Nancy
- 5 days ago - earthjustice.org
A proposed tar sands pipeline through Western Canada threatens the Salish SeaâEUR"rich, abundant border waters shared by the U.S. and CanadaâEUR"and the very existence and way of life of Native tribes located in the United States.
 
 
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