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The Supreme Court Decision Friday Brings A Victory For The Few Who'Ve Served
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, obama, democrats, violence, world, family, society, rights )

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The Department of Veterans Affairs said Monday it would extend earned benefits to spouses and children of all veterans in all same-sex marriages following the Supreme Court decision Friday legalizing the unions nationwide.
Texas AG: County Workers Don't Have to Issue Same-Sex Marriage Licenses - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: war, usa, propaganda, lies, dishonesty, ethics, abuse, media, politics, rights, culture, law, religion, violence, dishonesty, safety )

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton (R) on Sunday advised county clerks, magistrates and others who have religious objections to same-sex marriage that they may opt out of providing services to same-sex couples seeking marriage licenses.
This Is Not What Feminism Looks Like [The Feminist Shirt Controversy] - Skirt Collective
Society & Culture  (tags: feminism, feminists, women, sweatshops, women's labor, underpaid, unsafe conditions, advertising, t-shirts, charity, slogan )

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If feminism itself was not already a controversial issue, creating "This is What a Feminist Looks Like" t-shirts using [predominantly female] sweatshop labor and distributing them to male icons like Benedict Cumberbatch... is the wrong direction to take.
Society & Culture  (tags: children, humans, sports, society, celebrity, GoodNews, health )

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Adare Soccer, Inc. is a non-profit, tax-deductible organization that offers free soccer camps every summer to poor Caribbean communities. This year we want the Pirates Johnny Depp & Geoffrey Rush to make donations to the camp. YOU CAN DoNATe TOO! GO TEAM!
Why Ayn Rand Is a Fan Favorite Among Christian Theocrats | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: society, humans, culture, dishonesty, abuse, ethics, politics, rights, safety, violence, freedoms, religion )

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Anything that unifies extreme groups and reinforces their ideology should set off alarm bells.
How ISIS Methodically Groomed a Lonely Young Wash. State Woman | The Seattle Times
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, Al-Quaida, Fundamentalist Islam, propaganda, recruiting, grooming, seduction, Christianity and Islam, conflict, Syria )

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What happened next tracks closely with the recommendations in a manual, "A Course in the Art of Recruiting," written by al-Qaida in Iraq, the group that became the Islamic State group. A copy was recovered by U.S. forces in Iraq in 2009. Fascinating!
What's Behind Israel's Easing of Travel Restrictions?
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, society, culture, ethics, Israel, Palestine, illegal occupation, travel permits, Ramadan, freedoms, government, rights, interesting, politics, news )

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As Israel eases restrictions on Palestinian Muslims visiting Jerusalem during the month of Ramadan, some see it as an extension of the occupation while better managing the crisis.
Six Predominately Black Southern Churches Burn Within a Week; Arson Suspected in at Least Three - The Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, usa, rights, safety, society, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, freedoms, religion, politics, police, law )

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In the week after nine people were shot dead at Emanuel AME Church in South Carolina,six churches with predominately black congregations in five Southern states have burned.Three of them are being investigated as arson. The FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol
Turkish Police Attack LGBTI Protestors With Water Cannon, Create a Rainbow
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

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still needing civil-rights worldwide
Native American Holocaust Exterminate Them! The California Story (FULL)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: world, violence, society, usa, politics, religion, rights, sadness, government, culture, ethics, americans, children, crime, death, dishonesty )

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Ethnic Cleansing, Bullets, blankets and invasion. Here's a synoptic history of what really happened, concentrations camps, -from maybe 20 million to one-half million in 50 years. Some revealing quotes from the founders of your nation.
What Should Social Networks Do About Hate Speech?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, internet, media, society )

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...the posts were made under a thread or "subreddit" called Coontown - which, as the offensive name suggests, is a corner of Reddit made up mostly of virulently racist and white supremacist posts...
Letter to God
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Walter L
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First I must ask You why You allow so many to suffer so needlessly for no reason other than to enrich others who already have an obscene amount of wealth and assets and who need for nothing other than the very entertainment of destroying other peoples liv
Renewed Australian Calls for An Inquiry Into The Iraq War
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, republicans, congress, americans, iraq, lies, propaganda, war, government, ethics, Govtfearmongering, violence, world )

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Independent MP Andrew Wilkie has renewed calls for an inquiry into the Iraq war, arguing it has paved the way for the rise of Islamic State.
Say What: "Permanent Inspector General for Veterans Administration" {?}
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, government, congress, americans, ethics, violence, world, politics, culture )

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The Veterans Affairs Department needs an inspector general, according to Congress.
Why Do Kids Cringe Away From Their Parents Sometimes?
Society & Culture  (tags: children, family )

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Usually, parents are way too busy to notice any modifications in their childâEUR(TM)s behavior, but at times when they do notice, it is not uncommon for them to notice a slight hatred in the childâEUR(TM)s eyes.
The Countries That Love and Hate America the Most
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, world )

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It can't be just because of Israel. What other reason do they have for hating us?
An Evangelical Pastor At His First Pride Parade
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, gayrights, religion )

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It looks like at least some of them get it.
The Tax Refund Scam
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, ethics, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, environment, family, news, police, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, world, internet, law, consumers )

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Con artists have been filing bogus tax returns and collecting millions. Steve Kroft finds out how far the scam has gone and why the IRS hasn't been able to stop it
Long Taught to Use Force, Police Warily Learn to De-Escalate
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, law, politics, police, violence )

Cheryl A
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"Across the country, police departments from Seattle to New York and Dallas to Salt Lake City are rethinking notions of policing that have held sway for 40 years." Peace.
NASCAR Will 'Eliminate' Confederate Flag's Presence at Races
Society & Culture  (tags: NASCAR, Ethics, America, Bigotry, Confederate Flag, Racism )

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If NASCAR can recognize the offensive nature of the Confederate Flag, anyone can. I applaud Nascar in their courageous statement to stand against this racist insignia in the face of a large number of their fan-base.
Tunisia: Devout Muslim Laughed at the Infidels Before Shooting Them With Kalashnikov
Society & Culture  (tags: Tunisia, massacre, Muslim, Islam, crime, culture, death, ethics, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, women, world )

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Chilling new details of Tunisia beach massacre: Killer joked as he selected his tourist victims before opening fire with an AK47 ~ as Tunisian PM warns that majority of 38 dead are British
UK: Brutal Somali Immigrant Rapist Is Allowed to Remain in the Country and Rewarded With Welfare Handouts
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslim, rapist, UK, Europe, rape, crime, culture, freedoms, law, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, girls )

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Somali rapist who should have been deported after being jailed for brutal gang rape in 2007 was allowed to stay in UK and became a drug dealer while claiming benefits

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