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BBC News - 'Human Trafficking Ring' Broken Up
Society & Culture  (tags: human trafficking, Slaveryactivists, culture, ethics, corruption, abuse, children, sadness, society, women, violence, freedoms, dishonesty, law, internet )

- 468 days ago -
Dozens of suspected people-traffickers have been arrested in Spain and France, suspected of smuggling Chinese migrants into Europe and US, police have said.
Kentucky Jury Acquits Joshua Young in Beating Death of Stepbrother Trey Zwicker
Society & Culture  (tags: Joshua Young, Children's Hope and Voice, abuse, americans, child, children, crime, family, government, law, murder, police, sadness, safety )

- 468 days ago -
"A jury in Kentucky Friday night acquitted 17-year-old Joshua Young in the beating death of his stepbrother, Trey Zwicker, two years ago. Young also was found not guilty of tampering with evidence. Josh Gouker, Young's father, pleaded guilty to..."
The RNC Debate 'Threat' Is Either a Bluff or a Blunder By Ron Klain
Society & Culture  (tags: republicans, propaganda, media, news, u.s., elections, dishonesty, candidates, politics, society, culture, americans )

- 468 days ago -
Yet Priebus's warning was reminiscent of the Mel Brooks gag in which a character tries to hold off attackers by pointing a gun at himself and warning, "Don't move, or I'll shoot."
Archie Comic's First Gay Kiss
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, gayrights, media, comics, comic books, Archie, Kevin Keller, society, interesting, arts, rights, books )

- 468 days ago -
The only openly gay character in the Archie comic universe, Kevin Keller, had his first kiss scene in an issue released today.
ACTION: Petition for Irish Housing Boats
Society & Culture  (tags: Housing, politics, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, society, world, humans )

- 468 days ago -
Gerard Lacey: The task of managing the inland waters of Ireland was given over to Waterways Ireland a North/South body. They have stated that they are adopting the British canal system as best practice. But, there's a hitch!
More Disabled Workers Paid Just Pennies An Hour
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, abuse, culture, dishonesty, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, media, news, rights, safety, society )

- 468 days ago -
A national charity whose executives earn six-figure salaries used a legal loophole to pay disabled workers as little as three and four cents an hour, according to documents obtained exclusively by NBC News.
Mystery From the Grave Beside Oswald's, Solved
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Kennedy assassination, mystery, Oswald, Nick Beef, interesting, news, society )

- 468 days ago -
In a corner of the Shannon Rose Hill Cemetery, close to a chain-link fence that separates the living and the dead, a patch of ground has been worn free of grass by all who come to stare at one particular gravestone.
America's Forgotten Pin-Up Girl
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, women, Pin-Up girl, society, culture, body image, interesting, fashion )

- 468 days ago -
Meet Hilda, the creation of illustrator Duane Bryers and pin-up art's best kept secret. Voluptuous in all the right places, a little clumsy but not at all shy about her figure, Hilda was one of the only atypical plus-sized pin-up queens to grace the...
Cute, Weird, Nearly Defenseless Pangolins Are in Danger Because People Won't Stop Eating Them
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, endangered, pangolins, food, ethics, humans, news, sadness, world, culture, abuse, society )

- 468 days ago -
The pangolin is not very ferocious. It doesn't even have teeth. And it's not very fast." Its only defense is curling into a tight ball. And as it turns out, that's not good enough to protect you from a human with a fork.
The Ghost Rapes of Bolivia | VICE United Kingdom
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, religion, incest, mennonites, bolivia, serialrape, post-traumaticstresssyndrome, isolation, religiousfundamentalism, Mennonites )

- 468 days ago -
free to report somebody else to the Ministers but crimes are addressed on the honour system: if a perpetrator is not ready to admit his sins, the question is whether the victim or accuser will be believed... and women in Manitoba already know how that goes.
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