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Israel, Don't Level My Village
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel Palestine, Susiya, Human Rights, illegal settlements, family, ethics, dishonesty, freedoms, society, culture, abuse, crime, humans, news, rights, sadness, safety, law, government )

Carrie
- 3 days ago - nytimes.com
IN 1948, as Israeli forces closed in on his village of Qaryatayn, my grandfather carried my father in his arms to Susiya, about five miles north, in the South Hebron Hills area."We will go back home soon," my grandfather told my father.They did not.
Remove the Painting in the Baker County Courthouse Depicting the Ku Klux Klan and Other Divisive Imagery - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Baker County, Florida, Klu Klux Klan, mural, painting, Courthouse, petition, insensitive history, memorialized )

Dandelion
- 3 days ago - change.org
A mural in the Baker County Florida Courthouse shows horse backed hooded members of the Ku Klux Klan as apart of the historical perspective. This one sided insensitive history and lawlessness should not be condoned or memorialized in the halls of justice
The Long Dark Shadows of Plutocracy   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill Moyers, plutocracy, Long Dark Shadows, inequality, USA, lack of affordable homes )

Dandelion
- 2 days ago - youtube.com
Some people say inequality doesn't matter. They are wrong. In 20 metro areas in the USA less than 50 percent of homes are affordable. Some places even the sun is being blocked out of green spaces by these towers where the ultra rich seldom live but own.
There Have Been 204 Mass Shootings ~ and 204 Days ~ in 2015 So Far ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns, Gun Control, Gun Laws, Gun Safety, society, culture, death, ethics, rights, freedoms, government, politics, humans, crime, murder, safety, violence, law, abuse )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The headlines all start to sound the same after awhile. Seven people shot inside Louisville nightclub. Four men shot in Suffolk early Sunday morning. Two dead, two hospitalized in Brice Street shooting.
Conservatives Mourn Murdered Theater Goers By Bashing Liberals
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, conservatives, liberals, gun violence, murder, crime, ethics, safety, society, rights, politics, government, abuse, John Russell Houser, news, interesting, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - samuel-warde.com
Very shortly following the shooting in Lafayette Louisiana, Republicans went into overdrive to defend guns and gun violence by, what else, calling out Liberals in the only way they know how ~ by getting it wrong and looking like idiots.
Palestinian Child Faces 10 Years in Israeli Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, UNICEF, world, children, ethics, Palestine, Israel, military prison, government, freedoms, dishonesty, politics, safety, rights, society, abuse, violence, law, family, crime, sadness )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - electronicintifada.net
Amer Bajawi,14, has been sitting in an Israeli military prison for nearly 2 months waiting for his trial.During the first 6 hours of detention & interrogation, Amer was denied use of a toilet. With wrists cuffed, he was made to sit on the floor of a jeep.
Hundreds of Israelis Join Protest to Save Bedouin Village on Brink of Demolition
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Susiya, rights, culture, family, ethics, activists, news, government, politics )

Carrie
- 2 days ago - mondoweiss.net
For Palestinian-Bedouins living in the south Hebron hills under the threat of demolition and expulsion, victories are rare. The tiny hamlet of no more than 350 residents has managed to garner international headlines over the recent week.
Israel Detains 9 Palestinians as Right-Wingers Call to Raid Al-Aqsa
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Al-Aqsa, religion, rights, freedoms, abuse, ethics, government, society, humans, family, police, safety, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - maannews.com
Israeli forces detained nine Palestinians from Jerusalem after raiding their homes in the Old City and delivered interrogation summons for others on Friday.An Israeli police spokesperson did not immediately respond to request for comment.
Take Action to Al Aqsa ~ PETITION ~ PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Zionist settlers, Palestine, religion, religious freedom, rights, freedoms, ethics, abuse, politics, humans, society, culture, government, safety, violence, news )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
Calling indigenous Palestinians "inhuman" & "foreign Arab occupiers," the leader of the Temple Mount movement has called upon Zionist settlers to march on Al Aqsa Sunday, while right-wing Jewish groups also demand that Muslims be prohibited from ...
U.N. Human Rights Body Blasts Canada's Lack of Progress on Indigenous Peoples
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, freedoms, ethics, UN, indigneous rights, Canadaworld )

Cal
- 21 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
The committee recently conducted a periodic review of Canada and six other countries during its four-week session. Its examination found Canada wanting on a number of fronts related to civil and political freedoms, much of it regarding Indigenous People
 
 
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