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A Reflection Of Our Barbarity: Jailing Immigrant Mothers and Children
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, human rights abuse, child abuse )

- 12 hours ago -
As a nation, we are locking up mothers and babies as they flee violence and poverty in order to discourage other mothers and babies from trying to cross the borders. These "residential centers" are prisons run by the for-profit prison corporations.
Efforts to Hold U.S. Officials Accountable for Torture and Other Abuses
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, republicans, congress, crime, ethics, government, terrorism, violence, world )

- 4 days ago -
5. Reiterates its calls on Member States to investigate the allegations that there were secret prisons on their territory where people were held under the CIA programme, and to prosecute those involved in these operations, taking into account all the n
Photos of the Week/Reuters
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, interesting, sadness, news, media, GoodNews, culture, death, activists )

- 5 days ago -
Did not see these up and hope I didn't duplicate these. Interesting.
The Boy Soldier Casualties of Yemen's War
Society & Culture  (tags: Yemen, Sanaa, boy soldiers, boy fighters )

- 9 days ago -
Leaning against a battered truck in the streets of Yemen's capital Sana'a, Rashad Hussein Naser fingers his assault rifle with a boyish smile. "It is a duty for anyone now to carry a gun and defend his country," he says.
Julie Cavanagh Teacher: On Special Needs Testing   video
Society & Culture  (tags: testing for students with special needs, Julie Cavanagh, teacher, special needs, definition of insanity, cookie cutter tests, common core )

- 10 days ago -
This is Autism Awareness Month and while we are educating ourselves on this we need to understand that these children have an even harder time trying to take all these cookie cutter tests. As this teacher said "this is the definition of insanity."
Sodomized Three-Year-Old Deserves Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse )

- 11 days ago -
Give this child justice, real justice
Gwyneth Paltrow Attempts to Live on $29 Food Stamp Budget for a Week in Earnest, Gets Roasted on the Internet
Society & Culture  (tags: Food Stamps )

- 12 days ago -
When Gwyneth Paltrow agreed to live on a $29 food stamp budget for a week as part of the Food Bank Challenge, she likely thought she would bring awareness to the issue and help end hunger.
GüNter Grass, Nobel-Winning German Novelist, Dies Aged 87
Society & Culture  (tags: Günter Grass, Nobel-winner, german, hospital. Lübeck, arts, culture, death, humans, society, world )

- 12 days ago -
The writer Günter Grass, who broke the silences of the past for a generation of Germans, has died in hospital in Lübeck at the age of 87.
Losing My Religion for Equality
Society & Culture  (tags: carter, discrimination. girls, God, child, children, culture, education, freedoms, humans, religion )

- 12 days ago -
Women and girls have been discriminated against for too long in a twisted interpretation of the word of God.
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