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Do Airplanes Dump Chemicals When Flying?
Environment  (tags: environment, ecosystems, pollution, nature, humans )

Cal
- 4 hours ago - greenerideal.com
Don't Worry---Contrary to popular belief, planes don't drop toilet waste out of the skies either. Waste is sucked into huge tanks which are emptied when the plane reaches its destination.
Tell World Leaders to Act Now on Ebola ~ ACTION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
World  (tags: Ebola Outbreak, petition, Africa, WHO, world, death, ethics, government, Refugees&Relief, society )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - act.one.org
Tell world leaders to make bold commitments and help end the Ebola epidemic now.
Endorse This: Stephen Colbert Feels Hannity's Pain ~ VIDEO ~ HUMOR ~ SATIRE!
Society & Culture  (tags: media, TV, Stephen Colbert, Sean Hannity, NFL, humor, satire, society, children, abuse )

Carrie
- 4 minutes ago - nationalmemo.com
Earlier this week, Sean Hannity spoke out in defense of NFL superstar and alleged child abuser Adrian Peterson. On Tuesday, Stephen Colbert revealed that Hannity is not alone in his respect for corporal punishment.
"Anti-Gay Preacher Visits Campus: You Have to See What the Students Did Next" (TEXT and VIDEOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: young people, students, society, ethics, love, good news, religion, freedoms, rights, education, news )

Carrie
- 1 hour ago - dailykos.com
Our kids are standing up against homophobia, racism, sexism, despair.The James Madison University students gathered around the preacher,singing a song of love and tolerance. With one guy on guitar, the group begins to sing 'How He Loves', a Christian song
How Jon Hamm Is Helping The White House Fight Campus Sexual Assault ~(TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, activists, 'It's On Us' campaign, sexual assault, society, women, safety, humans, media, celebrity, news )

Carrie
- 20 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A website that went live Friday morning, ItsOnUs.org, features a public service announcement with Obama, Biden and other familiar faces telling viewers it's their responsibility to stop sexual assault.
Fraternity Dosed Women With Date-Rape Drugs Based on Color-Coded Hand Stamps: Police
Society & Culture  (tags: women, date rape, Tau Kappa Epsilon fraternity, ethics, violence, society, culture, news, rights, safety, law )

Carrie
- 4 minutes ago - rawstory.com
The University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee's chapter of the fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) is under investigation after four people were dosed with a so-called "date rape" drug.
John Boehner Is Done Being Nice About The Unemployed (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: John Boehner, unemployed Americans, republicans, dishonesty, ethics, politics, freedoms, news, economy, lies )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
House Speaker John Boehner's Thursday lament that unemployed people think they can "just sit around" instead of working shows how much the political conversation about the economy has changed.
Bill Clinton: Netanyahu 'Not the Guy' to Strike Lasting Middle East Peace Deal
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Bill and Hilary Clinton, Israel, Palestine, Netanyahu, peace, Gaza, violence, politics, government )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - theguardian.com
Bill Clinton has been recorded going off-message and criticising the Israeli government's unwillingness to seek peace with Palestinians in unguarded comments that contrast with other leading Democrats, including his wife, Hilary Clinton.
Rachel Maddow Is Repulsed At Congress For Taking A Bajillion Days Off While New War Is Launched (TEXT and VIDEO)
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: media, Rachel Maddow, Americans, congress, politics, government, elections, ethics, dishonesty, war, military, troops, news, corruption )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Rachel Maddow has already torn into Congress over its handling of the conflict in Iraq and Syria, but a new move by the House and Senate has pushed the MSNBC host over the edge.
Israeli Supreme Court Upholds Law Allowing Housing Discrimination Against Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, apartheid Israeli regime, government, ethics, freedoms, society, law, news, rights, humans, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 39 minutes ago - mondoweiss.net
Yesterday, Israel's Supreme Court dismissed a petition by Adalah: The Legal Center for Arab Minority Rights in Israel effectually facilitating the Judaization of more Palestinian owned land inside Israel.
 
 
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