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How It Feels to Be a Kid on Welfare
Society & Culture  (tags: welfare, public dole, children, poverty, food stamps, SNAP )

Freya
- 20 hours ago - yahoo.com
While most political comments don't hit me very hard (we all have a right to our opinion), I have a difficult time with those that group any set of people into a section and blame and berate them.
Freshpet Holiday Feast - 13 Dogs and 1 Cat Eating With Human Hands   video
Animals  (tags: FreshPet Holiday Feast, animalwelfare, animaladvocates, talented pets, cute video )

Barb
- 3 hours ago - youtube.com
Everyone! We would LOVE to see your pets and will be giving out some special prizes! If your pet has what it takes, feel free to post a photo or video of them eating with hands and use the hashtag #FreshpetFeast
Israel Grants Palestinian Christians Travel Visas for Christmas
Society & Culture  (tags: Christmas, Christians, Israel, Palestinians )

David
- 18 hours ago - jns.org
700 Palestinian Christians living in Gaza will be able to visit family members in Israel or the West Bank. 500 Palestinian Christians from the West Bank will be allowed to travel to Gaza to visit family. Christmas visas are "confidence-building measures"
SYRIA: 66 JOURNALISTS MURDERED IN 2014
World  (tags: journalists murdered, Syria, Gaza )

David
- 18 hours ago - unitycoalitionforisrael.org
The deadliest country for journalists in 2014 was Syria, where 15 were killed, followed by the Palestinian territories, especially Gaza.
As Four Afghan Men Released From Guantanamo, Calls to Free All Who Remain
World  (tags: World, Guantanamo, US Military, Afghanistan )

Judy
- 18 hours ago - commondreams.org
Friday's repatriation means that 132 men--eight of them from Afghanistan--remain incarcerated in Guantanamo Bay without charges or fair trials.
Owner of Dog Killed By Cop Sues Salt Lake City PD for $1.5 Million
Animals  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, cruelty, death, dogs, ethics, pets, protection )

Mike
- 17 hours ago - fox13now.com
A dog was shot and killed by Salt Lake City police in June of this year, and now the dog's owner says he is suing the police department for $1.5 million in damages. Sean Kendall said police violated his Fourth Amendment rights when they shot his dog
Ads Against Apartheid Hits LA With Mandela Campaign
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Ads Against Apartheid, Israel, Palestinian HUMAN RIGHTS, end all US aid to Israel, now!, end the occupation-siege on Gaza!, BDS, world, National ad campaign, BDS, illegal occupation, americans, media, usa, news, freedoms, government, obama, congress )

Jess
- 17 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Included in the campaign are trucks driving through metropolitan streets and neighborhoods during crammed holiday traffic showcasing Nelson Mandela's famous quote: "Our freedom is incomplete without the freedom of the Palestinians."
Sanders Slams GOP For Maneuvering to Slash Social Security and Medicare
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Economy, U.S., Social Security, US House, Bernie Sanders )

Judy
- 17 hours ago - commondreams.org
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) on Friday slammed the GOP for jockeying to slash Social Security and Medicare in the next Congress, denouncing the plan as a "moral outrage."
FBI Mishandled Evidence Throughout United States, Report Says
Offbeat  (tags: Crime, FBI, Information Technology, USA )

Ray
- 4 hours ago - rt.com
FBI agents all over the United States have mishandled, wrongly labeled and even lost evidence pertaining to criminal investigations, a critical internal review has found. The Bureau is even storing more weapons and drugs than it has documented.
 
 
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