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Society & Culture

Teachers Resignation Letter My Profession No Longer Exists
Society & Culture  (tags: teachers, quitting, common core, demeaning, corporate think )

Dandelion
- 1 hour ago - dailykos.com
Increasingly teachers are speaking out against school reforms that they believe are demeaning their profession, and some are simply quitting because they have had enough.
Witness to Domestic Violence: What Would You Do?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, Domestic Violence, culture, education, ethics, humans, interesting, news, police, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Barb
- 1 hour ago - clarionledger.com
She was sitting with a friend in a restaurant booth, waiting to be served, when she heard something that "sounded like a table being knocked over." She looked to her left, toward the bar, and saw a man hitting a woman with his closed fist at least twice
40 Years Later, Story of a Same-Sex Marriage in Colo. Remains Remarkable
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, humans, freedoms, ethics, culture, dishonesty, law, politics, society, safety, sadness, gayrights )

Wilde
- 3 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
In 1975, Boulder County, Colo., clerk Clela Rorex issued the first same-sex marriage licenses in the United States. In this excerpt from the documentary "Limited Partnership," Rorex describes what led her to make the decision and reunites decades later wi
10 Myths Many Religious People Hold About Atheists, Debunked | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, humans, culture, ethics, society )

EARTHDAY
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
Atheists are moral, loving and multicultural. At least we're more popular than the Tea-Party ;)
TAKE ACTION: Ride the Equal Pay Day Wave
Society & Culture  (tags: Pay Equity )

Dogan
- 4 hours ago - salsa4.salsalabs.com
Your efforts to highlight the issue of wage equality around the country leading up to and on Equal Pay Day were incredible. Thank you for organizing to win Paycheck Fairness!
10 Women Get Real About Why They Don't Want Kids
Society & Culture  (tags: women, children, family )

Glenn
- 4 hours ago - yahoo.com
Can you think of more reasons?
Unitarian Universalists: Climate Justice Is A Moral Issue... It Is Our Obligation To Act
Society & Culture  (tags: climate justice, human rights )

Linda
- 5 hours ago - ecowatch.com
In a call for spiritual action in the fight against climate change, Unitarian Universalists and other faith groups have joined together for Climate Justice Month.
Man Creates Shoes That Grow So Poor Kids Don't Outgrow Them - UNILAD
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, fashion )

Glenn
- 6 hours ago - unilad.co.uk
This could revolutionize fashion it could be done on other clothing.
So You're About To Become A Minority ... ~ HUMOR ~ SATIRE ~ VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, society, 'white people', minority, humor, satire, humans, interesting, rights, freedoms, culture )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - youtu.be
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, white people have another 30 years to enjoy being America's majority race. But come 2045, the white population will make up less than 50 percent of the American population for the first time ever.
Palestinian Teen Khaled Al-Sheikh Freed From Israeli Prison
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, children, ethics, society, culture, freedoms, safety, government, family, humans, law, interesting, news, abuse )

Carrie
- 7 hours ago - samidoun.net
Al-Sheikh was one of 1,200 Palestinian children detained in 2014; there have been another 200 detained so far in 2015. Between 500 and 700 Palestinian children are brought before Israeli military courts each year.
TAKE ACTION: Time for Congress to Say No to Discrimination Against Gays
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, gayrights, discrimination, society, law )

Dogan
- 9 hours ago - act.credoaction.com
Tell Congress: ItâEUR(TM)s time to step in against state-based hate and pass a resolution opposing discrimination against gays.
Children's Army of Hamas   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Hamas, children soldiers, UNRWA )

David
- 9 hours ago - youtube.com
A video showing Hamas training Jihad to their children
Vatican Ends Battle With U.S. Catholic Nuns' Group - NYTimes.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Vatican, Catholic Church, Catholic Nuns, Feminism, Feminist Nuns, abortion, same-sex marriage, Church Doctrine, radical feminist nuns, social injustice and poverty, Pope Francis, Pope Benedict, Leadership Conference, Catholic Sisters, Nuns on the Bus )

BMutiny
- 10 hours ago - nytimes.com
Vatican doctrinal office had said the sisters were promoting "radical feminist themes incompatible with the Catholic faith." It also accused the nuns of spending more time working against poverty and social injustice than abortion & same-sex marriage.
Israelis: Who Is Jesus to You?   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Judaism, Jesus, Messiah, Torah, opinions )

Evelyn
- 10 hours ago - youtu.be
People ask Israeli Jews questions. The documentary maker goes out and asks random people to answer. He is running a project, inviting questions to be asked.
Israel to Apply Absentees' Property Law in East Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: Stop The Wall, Israel Absentees' Property Law, ethnic cleansing, East Jerusalem, West Bank, Int'l Law violations, Palestinian land rights, occupation of Palestine, landthefts-seizure, media, internet, law, news, activists, americans, world, usa, abuse, so )

Jess
- 11 hours ago - english.pnn.ps
According to Stop The Wall organization, The Absentees' Property Law (1950) is one of Israel's major legal instruments for seizing Palestinian property.
Prominent Catholics Ask Pope to Fire Anti-Gay Archbishop | The Bilerico Project
Society & Culture  (tags: Catholics, Homophobia, Archbishop Cordileone, revolt in Catholic Church, San Francisco, liberal Catholics, ultra-conservative Catholics, divisiveness, masturbation, sodomy, abortion, Catholic schools, Catholic teaching, Pope Francis, Pope Benedict )

BMutiny
- 12 hours ago - bilerico.com
A group of over 100 prominent San Francisco-area Catholics - including major donors - is calling on Pope Francis to replace Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, head of the San Francisco Archdiocese and a notorious homophobe, in a full-page ad in SF paper
Is This Why Most People Want to Become Law Enforcement?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, corruption, crime, ethics, freedoms, government, police, law, society, violence, usa, rights, sadness, safety, politics )

Angelus
- 13 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
In NH, the police growl or scowl at you simply for saying hello
Giving Veterans a Voice
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, government, politics, activists, culture, society, violence, world )

James
- 13 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Sitting with his son looking through photographs, Garland Denny has plenty to show for all his hard work on behalf of veterans.
Michigan Uses "Secret Police"
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, law, police, society, safety, sadness, rights, violence, usa, family, crime )

Angelus
- 13 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Look at the ratio of cops to population!
The Shocking Picture of Veronica Bolina
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, corruption, gayrights, crime )

Olga
- 13 hours ago - brasilpost.com.br
It is shocking the picture of Veronica Bolina,a Brazilian travesti ,sitting in the courtyard of a prison in Sao Paulo with his hands cuffed, disfigured face and breasts out.
What to Do When a Hate Group Shows Up Outside Your Mosque
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, freedoms, religion, rights, society, violence, women )

Cheryl A.
- 14 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Here is the Hate Preacher who travels around Arizona claiming to be converting people to Christianity. He tears up a Holy Quran, stomps and spits on it while he spits out hate. What do you do if he shows up at your Mosque, Synagogue or Temple? Peace
Pledge to Stand Up for Women and Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: girls, women, violence, human rights, violation, abuse, children, humans, rights, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 15 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Violence against women is one of the most prevalent human rights violations around the world...One in THREE women worldwide has been abusedâEUR"either sexually, physically, or psychologically.
Union Rescue Mission - Helping People in LA Overcome Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: philanthropy )

Glenn
- 19 hours ago - urm.org
This is the largest homeless shelter in L.A.
Afghan Men Don Burqas And March For Women's Rights
Society & Culture  (tags: Afghanistan, Kabul, burqa, men, protest, GBV, violence against women, Human Rights, gender inequality )

Evelyn
- 20 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A group of Afghan men marched through the capital, Kabul, on Thursday to draw attention to women's rights by donning head-to-toe burqas that for many people worldwide have come to symbolize the suppression of women.
Muslims in Europe: Questions and Answers
Society & Culture  (tags: Europe, Muslims, misconceptions, facts, religion, politics, society, culture )

Evelyn
- 20 hours ago - enar-eu.org
As anti-Muslim manifestations increase in Europe, particularly in the aftermath of the Paris and Copenhagen attacks, we clarify some misconceptions and answer some of the most frequent questions about Muslims in Europe.
Man Who Died After Being Shot With Stun Gun By Hagerstown Police Identified
Society & Culture  (tags: society, police, law, media, crime, culture, americans, sadness, safety, violence, news )

Barb
- 1 day ago - heraldmailmedia.com
Darrell Lawrence Brown, 31, of Upper Marlboro, Md., was pronounced dead at 12:11 a.m. Friday at Meritus Medical Center east of Hagerstown, according to the Washington County Sheriff's Office.
The Dalai Lama's China Experience and Its Impact - TheWorldPost
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, religion, rights, government, ethics, culture, humans, society, violence, safety, freedoms, education, abuse )

Wilde
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
By now it is an open secret the degree to which respect for the Dalai Lama is growing in China within the leadership and business circles and amongst the ordinary people. The BBC's exclusive report on China's super-rich communist Buddhists is the latest p
 

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