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Charlotte Police Don't Want Us To Know How Keith Scott Was Killed - PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: charlotte, police, keith scott, killed, Black People, americans, corruption, crime, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.colorofchange.org
Charlotte is on fire. And Black people are in pain yet again as the news of Keith Lamont ScottâEUR(TM)s killing hit less than 24 hours after news outlets plastered the video of Terence CrutcherâEUR(TM)s murder on tv screens across the country.
Rakeyia ScottâEUR(TM)s Slip Of The Tongue Is A Window Into The Poignancy Of Police Shootings
Society & Culture  (tags: police, murder, violence, crime, law )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
" But as scene after scene unfolds on shaky screens and in grainy contours, another element of the violence is beginning to come into focus: the pattern of officers seeming to show no concern for the person they have shot, often fatally." Peace.
Fighting Big Oil and Big Banks to Save Sacred Lands, Precious Water and Unraveling Climate
Business  (tags: Big Oil, Big Banks and Sacred Land and Precious W )

Michael
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
In June, it reported that just 25 banks have invested "$784 billion in coal mining, coal power, 'extreme oil' and liquefied natural gas facilities between 2013 and 2015."
Everyday Erinyes #44
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Politics, Furies, handcuffs, children, ACLU, voter suppression, "CROSSCHECK, " Kris Kobach )

Joanne
- 1 day ago - politicsplus.org
A post on TomCat's blog. Two items this week which seem to call for the intervention of the Greek Furies.
Celebrate "Punctuation Day" W/ Victor Borge
Offbeat  (tags: Phonetic Punctuation, Punctuation Day, Victor Borge )

Lynn
- 18 hours ago - politicsplus.org
A posting on Politics Plus from Nameless --- be prepared to laugh!
The "Old" Bernie Sanders We Love Is Back!   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: USA, campaigning, Bernie Sanders, Standing Rock Sioux, Dakota Access Pipeline, Zephyr Teachout, access to healthcare )

Evelyn
- 6 hours ago - youtu.be
It seems likely that the "old" version of Bernie Sanders that we all know and love has returned. As of late, he's spoken out on behalf of the Standing Rock tribe against the Dakota Access Pipeline, he's campaigned for Zephyr Teachout, and he's rallying
Stop More Dogs From Being Skinned Alive in China!
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, killed, killing, law, pets, protection, sadness, slaughter, suffering, society, humans, ethics )

Patricia
- 2 hours ago - dailypetition.com
Please sign and share and voice your support. The more signatures we get, the more pressure we can put on officials in Beijing!
Beware the Coming Obama Center, a Force for Conflict and Disruption
World  (tags: President Obama, UN General Assembly, The Barack Obama Ctr. & Presidential Lib, Chicago, Jackson Park, TPP, TTIP, globalization, unitary world, supranational authority )

Judy
- 17 hours ago - strategic-culture.org
On September 20, Obama gave an inkling as to the priorities of his center in his final speech as U.S. president before the United Nations General Assembly.
Can My Couch Give Me Cancer?
Health & Wellness  (tags: cancer, flame-retardent chemicals, chemicals, health concerns )

Beth
- 18 hours ago - time.com
Flame-retardants work their way out of your furniture and into the dust that coats surfaces. You may be exposed by breathing them in or putting something in your mouth coated with the dust. 90% of American have flame retardant chemicals in their bodies.
Pictures of the Day: 25 September 2016
Offbeat  (tags: Pictures of the day: 25 September 2016 )

Giana
- 6 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Interesting photos.
Italian Judge Orders Client of Teenage Prostitute to Buy Her Books on Women's Dignity
Offbeat  (tags: Italy, Rome, prostitution ring, trial, underage prostitutes, poor teens, consumer society, self-worth, CHAMPAGNE & POVERTY, education, culture, inner wealth )

LucyKalei
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
In addition to 2-yr jail sentence, the man will be required to give 15-yr-old victim Virginia Woolf novels, Anne Frank's diary & Emily Dickinson poems, as well as 2 feminist-themed films. Cash to buy new clothes & latest mobiles lured teens into sex work
Rewilding: The Slow Return of European Predators
Animals  (tags: animals, extinction, habitat, protection, wildanimals, wildlife )

Katka
- 7 hours ago - abc.net.au
Across Europe a rewilding revolution is taking place. Hairy hulking beasts - not seen in some cases for centuries - are slowly returning.
Alabama Animal Shelter Makes Desperate Plea for Adoptions Due to Overcrowding
Animals  (tags: abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, dogs, sadness, law, pets, goodnews, GoodNews, humans, ethics, protection, society, suffering, cruelty )

Patricia
- 2 hours ago - lifewithdogs.tv
If you live in the Huntsville area, the shelter is located at 4950 Triana Blvd SW, and the zip code is 35805. The shelter is open on Saturdays from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.
Meet the Street Kids of India Who Have Their Own Paper
Society & Culture  (tags: child, children, humans, street children )

Katka
- 6 hours ago - globalvoices.org
The Delhi-based newspaper named Balaknama ('Voice of Children' in Hindi) written and published by street children has been telling their stories in their voices and struggling for their rights for over a decade now.
5 Portland Hospitals Donate $21.5M to Build Homeless Housing
Health & Wellness  (tags: homeless, homelessness, Portland, OR, GoodNews, government, health, society, health )

Carol
- 16 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
Five major hospitals in Portland, Oregon, and a nonprofit health care plan said Friday they will donate a combined $21.5 million toward the construction of nearly 400 housing units for the city's burgeoning homeless and low-income population...
Obama to Open African-American Museum in Washington
Offbeat  (tags: Museum, African-American, USA )

Ray
- 11 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
US President Barack Obama is due to open a new museum about the African-American experience in Washington DC.
Cut Ties With Horse Blood Farms! - PETITION -
Animals  (tags: HORSES, BLOOD, argentina, uruguay, horse blood farms, pharmaceutical companies, abuse, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animals, cruelty, sadness )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - actions.sumofus.org
It sounds almost too twisted to be true: across Argentina and Uruguay, horse blood farms are raising horses so their blood can be extracted and sold for profit to pharmaceutical companies.
Going to the Dogs: Clinton Council Passes Ordinance to Protect Canines
Animals  (tags: animals, dogs, pets )

Katka
- 7 hours ago - indexjournal.com
In a Clinton City Council meeting Monday night, an ordinance was passed with a 4-2 vote, with one member abstaining, that would make it illegal to tether a dog for more than two hours in a 12-hour period. The ordinance also addressed a minimum level of st
TAKE ACTION: #StandWithLula
World  (tags: #StandWithLula, Brazil, Coup, Luiz InĂ¡cio Lula da Silva, Globo, petition, economy, military dictatorship, corruption, President Dilma Roussef, politics, media, news, usa, world, crime )

Jess
- 1 hour ago - standwithlula.org
The world is watching. Add your name to stand with Lula!
A Groundbreaking Homeless Shelter for College Students in Santa Monica Hits a Snag
Society & Culture  (tags: UCLA, California, CA, homeless, students, Santa Monica, Mt. Olive Lutheran Church )

Carol
- 16 hours ago - latimes.com
This is believed to be one of the first shelters for college students run by college students.
What Hilary Vs Trump Really Means in US Oligarchy. (Music Video)   video
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: Hilary Clinton, Donald Trump, Jill Stein, Gary Johnson, politics, elections )

Yusuf
- 12 hours ago - youtube.com
Hello world. RAP NEWS is back with a special report on the 2016 USA Election mayhem. Feat. Hillary Clinton vs Donald Trump + a touch of Jill Stein, Gary Johnson & Vermin Supreme - Merican politics Rap News style
The Tragic Scene Congo Park Rangers Found Will Shock YouâEUR¦
Animals  (tags: The Kordofan giraffe )

Jeanne
- 3 hours ago - blog.therainforestsite.com
One beautiful subspecies of giraffe is being killed, and all for just the wispy end of its tail.
Was Bolivia-Peru the Sunset Land of the Sumerians?
Science & Tech  (tags: ancient, archaeology, discovery )

Marty
- 3 hours ago - ancient-origins.net
The possibility that the writing on the Fuente Magna Bowl was used by the Sumerians, and the identification of Sumerian placenames on the Altiplano suggest that Bolivia and Peru may represent the Tin Land of the West or the Sunset Land
Cut Ties With Horse Blood Farms!
Animals  (tags: horses, blood farms, animalcruelty, crime, law, cruelty, death, animals, abuse, animaladvocates, animalrights, humans, ethics, investigation, sadness, slaughter, society, suffering, protection )

Sara
- 1 hour ago - actions.sumofus.org
It sounds almost too twisted to be true: across Argentina and Uruguay, horse blood farms are raising horses so their blood can be extracted and sold for profit to pharmaceutical companies.
Will Republican Leaders Rubber Stamp ObamaâEUR(TM)s Internet Giveaway? [Updated With Cartoon]
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: americans, Internet, obama, ethics, democrats, republicans, government, news, usa, candidates )

Frank
- 4 hours ago - powerlineblog.com
Continuing U.S. oversight of the InternetâEUR(TM)s domain name system protects the First Amendment rights of everyone who uses the Internet and prevents the creation of a global monopoly that one day could censor the Internet absent U.S. governance.

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