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HOMELAND SECURITY Raids Home To Seize VEHICLE Violating EPA Regs
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, corruption, freedoms, government, society )

Mike
- 55 minutes ago - madworldnews.com
The scope of the Department of Homeland Security has apparently expanded far beyond what it was originally intended to do, protect the homeland, as reports have surfaced of six vehicles packed full of armed agents that were sent to seize a car
Please Sign: ESPN, Reprimand Panelist Who Implied Batteried Women Provoke Their Beatings
Society & Culture  (tags: women, violence, Stephen A. Smith, ESPN, NFL, Ray Rice, battering, blaming the victim, provocation, domoestic abuse, harsher penalties )

Susan
- 1 hour ago - thepetitionsite.com
Although ESPN panelist Stephen A. Smith finally made a heartfelt apology over his statement insinuating woman might provoke beatings, it took him a while to get it. It's reflective of a tolerance for domestic abuse in sports that ESPN needs to address
An Abney Associates Ameriprise Financial Advisor: Finding Money to Pay College Bills Out of Pocket
Society & Culture  (tags: Finding money, pay college bills, out of pocket, Abney Associates, Ameriprise Financial Advisor )

Jheewel
- 3 hours ago - ameripriseadvisors.com
You've saved for your child's college education through the years, helped your child research schools, and supervised the application process.
'Muffin Top' Billboard Inspires Ire -- and Vandalism
Society & Culture  (tags: plastic surgery, body image, shaming, billboards, women )

Freya
- 5 hours ago - yahoo.com
A billboard advertising the services of a plastic surgeon in Michigan has sparked a discussion of body image around the globe after it was given a facelift by vandals over the weekend.
Female Veterans Dream, 108 Years Old
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, culture, society, violence, women )

James
- 6 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
108 year old female Veteran, Lucy Coffey: A true icon for female soldiers
STOP THE EVICTION OF MILDRED WILLIS AND HER FAMILY
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, dishonesty, sadness, women )

Teresa
- 8 hours ago - start2.occupyourhomes.org
Mildred Willis and her family were tricked into placing her under public guardianship by an ambulance chasing attorney. Although the Public Guardian is charged with representing those who have been abandoned by their families, this programs has been routi
Threat to Lhasa - New Urgent Action!
Society & Culture  (tags: china, tibet, Tibet - Chinese Oppression, Tibetians, intercontinental hotel )

Marjorie
- 10 hours ago - change.org
28 Jul 2014 -- Last year you were one of over 100,000 people who joined me to help defend my home Lhasa; the beautiful and sacred capital of Tibet. The threat to Lhasa has not gone away and I urge you to join me again by helping to stop the opening of a...
Why College Rape Victims Don't Go to the Police
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, news, police, society, violence, women )

Nell
- 13 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
At the end of finals, most college kids go party. When Emma Sulkowicz finished her last exam of the school year on Tuesday, she went back to her dorm room and dialed 911. It had been almost two years since Sulkowicz, now a rising senior at Columbia Unive
Source:Xinhua Published: 2014-7-29 10:54:20
Society & Culture  (tags: corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, news, world )

Nell
- 13 hours ago - globaltimes.cn
Source:Xinhua Published: 2014-7-29 10:54:20 A senior political advisor from south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region was prosecuted for taking bribes, the Supreme People's Procuratorate confirmed Tuesday.
Recyccling as Art and Function - Maya Rodriguez Artist Profile
Society & Culture  (tags: arts, rculture )

May
- 14 hours ago - mayarodriguez.blurpalicious.com
a set of upcycled pieces of art
Hayward & Lodge of Moody Blues Believe They Were 2 of the 12 Apostles of Jesus! | Michaelckeys
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, news )

Michael
- 14 hours ago - michaelckeys.wordpress.com
Hayward & Lodge of Moody Blues, Believe They Were 2 of the 12 Apostles of Jesus! "Believing themselves two of the twelve apostles of Jesus, Justin Hayward / John Lodge ( of Moody Blues ) wrote 1975 album 'Blue Jays' searching for Jesus on earth."...
Zhou Yongkang Investigated for Serious Disciplinary Violation
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, crime, dishonesty, humans, interesting, politics, society, world, violence )

Nell
- 14 hours ago - news.xinhuanet.com
BEIJING, July 29 (Xinhua) -- The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) has decided to place Zhou Yongkang under investigation for suspected "serious disciplinary violation." The investigation will be conducted by the CPC Central Commis
Important Lessons Every Father Should Teach His Daughter
Society & Culture  (tags: family, children )

Alexandra
- 16 hours ago - womanitely.com
Father is the first man in his daughter's life. Here are the principles every father should teach his daughter to prove her dad is the best man in the world.
The Top Ten Myths About the Irish
Society & Culture  (tags: Irish people, myths )

Alexandra
- 17 hours ago - irishcentral.com
There are many myths told about the Irish: that they're fighters, they're stupid, they're belligerent, or that they never forget. Nonsense.
My Husband Went to Prison Because He Didn't Want to Kill Gaza Farmers
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, Israel, peace, Gaza, Hamas, intifada, civil disobedience, politics, sadness, safety, society )

Lynn
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
...called to sit in a tank on the border with Gaza while other forces were busy razing the Jenin Refugee Camp in the West Bank to the ground. His orders were to shoot at anyone coming too close to the border from Gaza. Most ... farmers tending to their land.
Woman Sentenced to Prison for Photographing a War Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, activists, americans, ethics, freedoms, media, police, politics, Mary Anne Grady Flores, drones, colonialism, racism, poverty, prison industrial complex )

Lynn
- 20 hours ago - alternet.org
...not "civil disobedience," to uphold the U.S. Constitution and international treaties the U.S. signed. That led to Grady Flores and the 16 others being placed under court orders restricting their protest rights.
Abortion Protesters Disrupt Church Service, Demand Worshipers 'Repent' For Being Pro-Choice
Society & Culture  (tags: abortion, protests, religion, anti-choice )

Freya
- 23 hours ago - addictinginfo.org
Religious intolerance in action: A group of anti-choice activists forced their way into a New Orleans church service and accused the stunned worshipers of being too accepting of abortion, demanding they repent for their sins.
Ancient America: Northwest Coast Woodworking Tools
Society & Culture  (tags: tools, woodworking, archeology, Native Americans, Northwest Coast, Ancient America, cedar tree, woodworking tools, tlingit, british columbia, museum, anthropology )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
The Indian nations along the Northwest Coast, and particularly in the northern and central portions of the region, have a highly developed woodworking tradition that includes houses, canoes, bent boxes, totem poles, & household utensils. Aesthetic tools
Merciless Israeli Mobs Are Hunting Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: mob violence, israel, settlers, Jerusalem attacks, end the occupation-siege, BDS, USA, congress, racism-zionism, crimes, impunity, Amir Mazin Abu Eisha, Laith Ubeidat, Palestinian human rights, Israeli forces, news, media, police, violence )

Jess
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
The men -- identified by Ma'an News Agency as twenty-year-old Amir Mazin Abu Eisha and Laith Ubeidat (age not specified) -- were encircled and beaten with empty bottles by a mob of some twenty to thirty Israelis
Sharks in Cape Cod Town Draw Tourists, Flipping the 'Jaws' Script - NYTimes.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: sharks, great white sharks, Jaws, tourists, swimming, Cape Cod, Ocearch, Chatham, shark-viewing, seals, shark danger, swimming, research )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - nytimes.com
Researchers from Ocearch, which has tagged great whites off Chatham and offers real-time views of their locations online, talk of moving the conversation about sharks "from fear to fascination." Attitudes have changed, Sharks attract instead of repel!
'Lamestream Media' Execs Are Running Palin TV
Society & Culture  (tags: media, TV, Sarah Palin, ethics, family, society, culture, freedoms, women )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - thedailybeast.com
The Sarah Palin Channel "went up last night at 9 p.m.," Klein told The Daily Beast on Monday morning. He said that his and Gaspin's brand-new niche digital channel company, TAPP, has installed cameras all throughout the Palin house in Wasilla.
Former Governor Tried To Live On The Minimum Wage For A Week, Ran Out Of Baloney
Society & Culture  (tags: minimum wage, society, Americans, ethics, family, interesting, rights, government, politics, humans )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Ted Strickland tried to live on the minimum wage for a week, and it didn't go so well. "I didn't make it," the former Democratic governor of Ohio wrote in Politico Magazine. Strickland tried to keep his expenses down but said he'd run out of cash by Thurs
Just Released Joint Jewish and Palestinian Video About Gaza ~ PLEASE WATCH!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, ethics, society, news, humans, freedoms, celebrity, media, politics, rights, safety, violence, world, death, sadness )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - freedom4palestine.org
For this heartbreaking but necessary video, we asked for help from Jewish Voice for Peace members worldwide, and every hero, every artist, we knew.And they all said yes. the people in this video represent the human family, standing on the side of freedom
Change the Lives of Domestic Abuse Victims ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: domestic abuse, donate for free, family, society, Verizon, charity )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Verizon is donating $3 for every inspiring message you send.
It's Not Just the Bees! 'Neonic' Pesticides Linked to Bird Declines
Society & Culture  (tags: environment, ecosystems, destruction, pollution, wildlife, animals, research, science, abuse, usa, environment, cover-up, investigation, society )

Rosalie
- 1 day ago - orgcns.org
Remember the book Silent Spring? Well, this new report is making it look like the US may be back in the same frightening place again, decades later.
Teen on African Mission Trip Accused of Gruesome Acts Against Orphans | CafeMom
Society & Culture  (tags: pedophile, African orphans, mission trip, religious mission, unspeakably despicable )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - cafemom.com
Oklahoma teenager has been charged with "four counts of traveling to engage in illicit sexual conduct" with children. Orphaned, African children. Court records show that 19-year-old Matthew Durham has confessed to raping girls and boys ON A MISSION TRIP.
The Ted Nugent Anthem To Child Rape That 'Family Values' Conservatives Should Be Ashamed Of (VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: nugent, ted nugent, palin, family values, republicans, GOP, rock star, rock lyrics, racism, sexism, child rape, pedophilia, pedophiles, conservatives, jailbait, sex with 13-year-olds )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - addictinginfo.org
Nugent is a racist, sexist conservative rocker who hangs out with "family values" Republicans. But did you know Nugent wrote & performed a song called "Jailbait," which is basically a tribute to pedophiles that promotes child rape? Do Repubs know this?
 

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