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Height Increasing Foods
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, health )

Zeb Un
- 26 minutes ago - beautyrehab.org
Generally the body height is determined genetically. It also depends on certain external factors and nutrition is one - See more at: http://beautyrehab.org/#sthash.gnFyZPNb.dpuf
Will Cuba Now Embrace U.S. Technology?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, usa, cuba, technology, government, Castro, telecommunications, services, gadgets )

Darren
- 1 hour ago - scientificamerican.com
The president is offering Cuba something the Castro government never asked for: access to U.S.-backed telecommunications services and gadgets
TAKE THIS HOLIDAY QUIZâEUR"HELP A HOMELESS CHILD IN NYC
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, homless children, Win, making a difference, quiz )

Barb
- 2 hours ago - winnyc.org
As homeless children gain more attention this holiday season, learn how Win is making a difference in these childrenâEUR(TM)s lives and breaking the cycle. Test your knowledge.
8 Ways Facebook Is a Cult Just Like Scientology
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, Internet, Scientology, cults, control, privacy, surveillance, contracts, stalking )

Freya
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
We all know Scientology is a cult. But Facebook, everyone's favorite social network, has plenty of cultish qualities too.
The Best of Colbert's Cut-Ups, on Video
Society & Culture  (tags: Stephen Colbert, humor )

Rob
- 4 hours ago - liberalamerica.org
What many might miss most from The Colbert Report - those times when the jokes even got to Colbert himself during the show.
PTS Veterans' With "Other Than Honorable" Can Upgrade
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, society )

James
- 5 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder who were discharged under "other than honorable" conditions can apply on a new webpage to have their discharge upgraded if it was due to PTSD.
VIDEO - Identity and Collective Denial - Lia Tarachansky on Reality Asserts Itself
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Palestinian human rights, On the Side of the Road, Lia Tarachansky, ethnic cleansing, zionism, human rights, discrimination, justice, equality, documentary, Palestine, occupation, settlements, freedoms, movies, society )

Jess
- 7 hours ago - therealnews.com
Palestine correspondent and former Israeli settler, tells Paul Jay about her new documentary film, On the Side of the Road -
Two Unequal Worlds in Israeli-Occupied Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli illegal occupation, Issawiyeh East Jerusalem Samer Issawi, collective punishment, Hebrew University, skunk water, tear gas, Maale Adumim, Israeli settlements, Muhammad Abu Khudair, opression-terrorism )

Jess
- 7 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Muhaisen suggested that Israel's strategy in blocking access to Issawiyeh was to drive a wedge between different generations of Palestinians.
The Islamic State's Sex-Slavery - The Tip of the Iceberg
Society & Culture  (tags: Islamic state, Islam, religion, sex slaves, sharia law )

Beatrice
- 10 hours ago - clarionproject.org
Earlier this month the Islamic State published its sharia-law approved rules for how to treat slaves. These rules are not an aberration and are not an innovation. Rather, they are merely enacting long-held legalist understandings of slavery similarly
***PETITION: Please Sign:*** Tell Sony to Release "The Interview" on January 8 to Coincide With Kim Jong Un's Birthday
Society & Culture  (tags: The Interview, movies, media, hacking, Terrrorism )

Alan
- 11 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
To Paraphrase Churchill, You can choose either Shame or War. If you choose Shame it will just lead to War later. So fight the bastards that threatened an American branch of a Japanese corporation.
Swedish Far-Right Leader: Jews Must Abandon Religious Identity to Be Swedes
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, society, government, culture, education, religion, freedoms )

Annamaria
- 11 hours ago - theguardian.com
Jewish community leader condemns remarks by Sweden Democrats politician as 'good old rightwing...
Consensus Science = B.S.
Society & Culture  (tags: education, ethics, freedoms, politics, psyops, scare tactics )

John
- 18 hours ago - oldephartte.blogspot.com
Once again into the fray - noting the insane tactics of promoting false science under the rubric of 'consensus'
Auckland Businessman Had 'Dungeon' for Drug-Addicted Girls - National News | TVNZ
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, government, humans, law, media, news, police, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Sonya
- 18 hours ago - tvnz.co.nz
Paedophile and meth dealer gets name suppression from the New Zealand government.
Strange Rock From Russia Contains 30,000 Diamonds
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews )

Glenn
- 20 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
Diamonds really are a girl's best friend, and men are fond of them too.
4 Teachings of Jesus That His Followers (Almost) Never Take Seriously
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

Glenn
- 20 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Why don't Christians be more Christ-like?
Duck-Helping Woman Gets 90 Days in Jail After Causing Two Deaths
Society & Culture  (tags: ducklings, jail, montreal, death, car, highway, motorcycle, culture, family, humans, law, society, women )

Lone
- 21 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
After Czornobaj stopped her car in June 2010 to rescue ducklings on the side of the highway, the motorcycle carrying Andre Roy and his teenager daughter Jessie slammed into her vehicle.
Legalize Federal Freedom to Marry for Same-Sex Couples Throughout the Country
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, gayrights )

Darren
- 23 hours ago - change.org
According to a report from the U.S. General Accounting Office, there are at least 1,138 tangible benefits, protections, rights, and responsibilities that marriage allows âEUR" and that's just at the federal level.
Assault Rifle Theme Park 'Machine Gun America' Where Children as Young as 13 Fire Military-Grade Weapons in Zombie-Themed Traini
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, violence, guns, children, Theme Park )

Angela
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
A new attraction where children as young as 13 fire military-grade weapons in zombie, gangster and cowboy-themed simulators has been slammed by gun control campaigners.
SEED OF LOVE
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, humans, goodnews, world, GoodNews )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - soulseeds.com
"Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it." ~ Martin Luther King Jr. See through hatred to love!
International Migrants Day: Rights of Migrants Under Attack Across the Globe | Amnesty International
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, world, society, freedoms, law )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org
The rights of migrants are being trampled across the globe, as some of the worldâEUR(TM)s most vulnerable people face economic exploitation, discrimination and racism in a range of countries, Amnesty International said on International Migrants Day.
10 Ways Religious Groups Are Freeloading Off of Taxpayers
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, taxes )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Maybe we should start taxing religious groups.
Meet the Architects of the Torture Memos
Society & Culture  (tags: torture program, torture memos, DOJ, OLC, government, humanrights, Geneva Convention, Constitution of the United States, society )

Angelika
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
Should 'bad ideas' be protected by Academic Freedom ? Here's the unprecidented case of a law school dean to call for the criminal prosecution of a law professor at another campus of the same university .
   

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