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Female Genital Mutilation
Society & Culture  (tags: Africa, female genital mutilation, Human Rights, Indonesia, Malaysia, United Nations, Women's Rights )

- 21 hours ago -
A 27/11/2012 press release by Amnesty International UK said: The adoption yesterday of a resolution against female genital mutilation (FGM) in the UN General AssemblyâEUR(TM)s human rights committee is a major boost to âEUR¦end to the abusive practice, âEUR¦
Watch Don Cheadle in Jazzy Trailer for Miles Davis Biopic 'Miles Ahead'
Society & Culture  (tags: Miles Davis biopic, Don Cheadle, culture, jazz, music )

- 3 days ago -
Cheadle has honed in on the most frantic portion of the jazzman's life, focusing on the spell that Davis spent in New York City during the Seventies when his genius curdled into a frustrated rage and he snorted enough cocaine to kill a small elephant.
The Game Is Rigged
Society & Culture  (tags: US economics, game is rigged, global economy, American Dream, George Carlin, critical thinking, Elites )

- 10 days ago -
The game is rigged and nobody seems to notice. Nobody seems to care! Good honest hard working people white collar blue collar it does not matter what color shirt you have on. Good honest hard working people continue to elect the cs who keep them there.
Ottawa Believed First Nation Children Were Not Worth The Money
Society & Culture  (tags: Cindy Blackstock, First Nations, Assembly of First Nations, children, discrimination, Ottawa )

- 10 days ago -
It took her 9 years but Cindy Blackstock, with the backing of the Assembly of First Nations, got a landmark decision in Canada for the indigenous children. I hope as a nation to end racial discrimination that is happening in Canada.
The Suicide of the Liberal Church
Society & Culture  (tags: Liberal Church, Chris Hedges, Nazi Christian Church, nationalism, capitalism, militarism, lost our way, radicals gave hope )

- 9 days ago -
The Christian faith as in the 1930s under Germanys pro Nazi Christian church is being distorted to sanctify nationalism, unregulated capitalism and militarism.
Tell Baltimore Mayor: Stop Rape, Abuse, and Harassment in Your Housing Authority
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, sexual harrassment, women )

- 10 days ago -
At least 19 women living in Baltimore public housing were routinely denied maintenance services unless they agreed to have sex with the city's maintenance employees.
PETITION - Stop the Desecration of Native American Burial Grounds
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American Rights, Native American Culture, Sacred Lands, Burial Grounds, respect, compassion, ethics, mining companies, desecration, excavation, politics, stronger protection )

- 11 days ago -
A mining company in Wisconsin is currently planning to excavate sacred burial sites so that they can reach a natural resource believed to exist beneath the mounds and graves.
British Tourist Dies in Thailand From Alcohol Poisoning After Downing Four Buckets of Vodka and Red Bull
Society & Culture  (tags: alcohol, abuse, culture, death, education, ethics, family, health, humans, news, obituary, sadness, safety, society, travel, world )

- 12 days ago -
A British tourist died after a 36 hour drinking session where he downed four buckets of Red Bull and vodka
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