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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
- 32 minutes 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
- 1 hour 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
- 2 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
- 3 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
- 3 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
- 3 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
- 4 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
- 5 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
- 6 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
- 6 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
- 6 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.
- 7 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
- 7 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
- 12 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
- 12 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
- 13 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.
When Shooting a Palestinian in the Back Is Merely 'Reckless'
Society & Culture  (tags: IDF violence, b'tselem, Samir Awad, yesh din, military court system, Palestinian human rights, military police, Local Call, Criminal Investigation Division, media, internet, news, world )

Jess
- 13 hours ago - 972mag.com
Why trust the military to investigate itself when soldiers who kill unarmed Palestinians are let off the hook time and time again?
Pair of Brooklyn Landlord Brothers Accused of Trying to Force Out Tenants Arrested
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, law )

Glenn
- 15 hours ago - 7online.com
As a Jew, I find it a disgrace to call these two slumlords Jewish too.
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
- 18 hours 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
- 19 hours 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
Hate Preacher Has Expanded His Message to Include Mosque Attendees
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, dishonesty, religion, sadness, society, women, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 19 hours ago - alternet.org
What happened to the Message of love that Jesus taught? How can anyone preach the gospel of the Christ and yet hurl stones at their neighbors? Perhaps we really don't love the same deity? What a thought! Peace.
Pippa Middleton Slammed for Eating Whale Meat
Society & Culture  (tags: whale meatm Pippa Middleton, ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS, activists, celebrity, culture, humans, media, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - msn.com
Pippa Middleton has been slammed by animal-rights activists for writing about eating whale meat in her newspaper column
Indigenous Wayuu Children Dying From Corruption and a Stolen River in Colombia
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, children, death, child, corruption, government, rights )

Claudia
- 1 day ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Thousands of Wayuu children are starving and dying of thirst in northern Colombia as a result of the governmentâEUR(TM)s damming of the Rancheria River which diverted the water to big farms, mines and wealthier areas according to activists.
Religulous Ending   video
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, abuse, dishonesty, freedoms, ethics, religion )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Thank you Bill Maher I'm so glad I'm an atheist
CNN: Women in the World: Where the U.S. Falters in Quest for Equality - SEE VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: gender equality, rights, gaps, US, inequalities )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - edition.cnn.com
If you imagine countries where women and girls have it worst, the United States probably doesn't come to mind. We prefer to think of our country as an example of what is possible. But there are ways in which the United States lags behind other nations -
Homelessness Is Not a Crime âEUR" and Neither Is Feeding the Hungry!
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, feeding the hungry, banning, homeless, jail, abuse, culture, ethics, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.watchdog.net
Thirty-three cities already ban or are considering banning giving food to homeless people âEUR" and some are threatening to throw people in jail if they're caught feeding the hungry.
 

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