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Then They Fight You: Plutocrats on the Defensive Against Social Justice Movements
Society & Culture  (tags: Billionaire, United States, inequality, wealth, Tom Perkins, social justice, democracy )

Dandelion
- 10 hours ago - occupy.com
What is it like to be a billionaire in the United States? According to billionaire venture capitalist Tom Perkins, wealth is a burden made "unbearable" by people of lesser incomes when they demand equality.
STOP Use Dogs in Porn Videos!!!
Animals  (tags: animalcruelty, dogs, abuse )

Apolonia
- 11 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
It is wrong, sick and just plain disgusting that videos are being filmed of which dogs are forced or encouraged to perform sexual acts on females, and females reciprocate the oral sexual acts they encourage the dog to do. STOP THAT!!!
Stop Columbus Day From Being Recognized as a National Holiday
Society & Culture  (tags: Columbus Day, petition, remove as National Holiday, slavery, torture, rape, pillage, horror )

Dandelion
- 13 days ago - forcechange.com
The United States government has the responsibility to recognize that celebrating Columbus day is an act of injustice that upholds a juvenile fairy tale and is in no way worthy of celebration.
Don't Subject Vulnerable Refugees to Human Rights Violations
World  (tags: humanrights, australia, asia, refugees, ACTION PLEASE, government )

Rose
- 21 days ago - forcechange.com
get: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott Goal: Retract new refugee agreement between Australia and Cambodia The Australian government should rethink its new agreement to ship refugees trying to reach Australia to Cambodia.
Israel's Very Own History of Eugenics
Health & Wellness  (tags: Israel, USA, the Ringworm Children, eugenics, news, media, truthtelling, documentary, investigation, illness, protection, treatment, abuse, children, disease, ethics, humans, risks )

Jess
- 21 days ago - mwcnews.net
This hour-long documentary, the Ringworm Children, raises so many disturbing questions about Israel and its relationship with the US that one hardly knows where to begin.
Vertical Farms Sprouting All Over the World - Tech - 16 January 2014 - New Scientist
Environment  (tags: healthconditions, pollution, Sustainabililty, oceans, energy, conservation, ecosystems, environment, nature, science, healthconditions, world )

Leopold
- 21 days ago - newscientist.com
Vertical farms sprouting all over the world - tech - 16 January 2014 - New Scientist
Israel's Water War Crimes
Health & Wellness  (tags: Gaza Strip-Gaza assault 2014, war, water pollution-supply, Israeli forces, water contamination, Palestinian water rights, denial of basic rights, water human right, news, children, health, environment, society, risks, illness, family, diet, abuse, investi )

Jess
- 21 days ago - thehill.com
There is a war going on and it long predates Israel's summer Gaza onslaught. It is a war on water, and it runs deep. For the last decade, Israel has been carrying out a systemic and willful campaign to deny Palestinians access to clean water.
World's First Carbon Neutral Poo Power Plant
Environment  (tags: energy, SustainableDevelopment, sustainabledevelopment, poo, ecosystems, CO2emissions, water, pollution, energy )

Michael
- 21 days ago - popularresistance.org
Officials in the California community of Victor Valley on Friday unveiled the United States' first carbon-neutral wastewater treatment plant. Biogas produced from food waste and sewage powers the plant while keeping tons of garbage out of landfills.
Freed ISIS Hostage Says 'They Are Right'
World  (tags: ISIS, child hostages, violence, family, world, society, culture, children, abuse )

Nancy
- 21 days ago - msn.com
Arwa Damon speaks to a boy who was kidnapped and released by ISIS. Some of his remarks about the group are stunning.
Nobel Peace Summit Cancelled After Dalai Lama Refused Visa - Telegraph
World  (tags: Tibet, RSA, China, occupation, oppression, apartheit )

El
- 20 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
A summit of Nobel Peace prize winners in South Africa, scheduled for October 13 to mark the 20th anniversary of the end of apartheid, has been cancelled after protests at the exclusion of the Dalai Lama.
 
 
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