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Drop Charges Against Those Arrested on Inauguration Day
Society & Culture  (tags: protests, activism, activists, police brutality, false arrests, justice, petitions )

Freya
- 42 seconds ago - act.freepress.net
On the day of Trump's inauguration, police in D.C. broke with their own protocol and conducted a mass arrest of over 200 protestors. Officers used batons, pepper spray and sting-ball grenades to confine everyone in the vicinity of one of the marches.
All We Want Is Freedom - Not Another Prison Camp | Behrouz Boochani | Opinion | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: Manus Island, Australia, detention camps, refugees, asylum seekers, humans, rights, sadness, human rights )

Katka
- 9 hours ago - theguardian.com
Manus prison has reached a historic landmark. Hundreds of refugees have been refusing to leave the prison camp and, as a result, the situation has morphed into a large-scale humanitarian crisis.
Religion That Worships Artificial Intelligence Wants Machines To Be In Charge Of The Planet
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics, technology, tech, NewTechnology, Gizmos, computers, computer )

Glenn
- 12 hours ago - newsweek.com
But is humans who created artificial intelligence. Why should people worship what they create?
The Original Native Americans-Nothing Weird at All, Finally
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, humans, interesting, genetics, news, society )

Mitchell
- 16 hours ago - theguardian.com
Genetic evidence finds no "Lost Tribes," or "Aliens!"
Petition - End Criminal Punishment for Women Seeking Abortions
Society & Culture  (tags: criminal penalties, abortion rights, right to choose, planned parenthood, Health issues, women's rights, risks, safety, ethics, inappropriate punishment )

Kalliope
- 21 hours ago - forcechange.com
Stop punishing women in the Dominican Republic for seeking abortions. Women seeking abortions in the Dominican Republic are treated as criminals. They're punished for making a choice in regards to their body and even for acting to save their own lives...
WATCH: 16 Women Tell Their Heartbreaking Stories of Sexual Assault By Trump
Society & Culture  (tags: Donald Trump, sexual assault, 16 women, Al Franken, Roy Moore, disgusting )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
He speaks out against the Democratic Senator Al Franken, is quiet about Roy Moore running on Republican ticket, and has yet to be held accountable for his own actions.
The Gonski Needs Based School Funding Fraud in Australia
Society & Culture  (tags: Australia, socio economic status, Australian Education Union, school system, Liberal National govt, benefits wealthy )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - wsws.org
The SES was first introduced in 2001 by the Liberal-National government of John Howard as a means of funnelling ever more public money into elite schools behind a smokescreen of equity. The system benefits wealthier students attending private schools.
TAKE ACTION: Jay Costa: Provide Legal Protection for Sexually Exploited Children
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, Sexual Exploitation, violence, women, protection )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - change.org
Jay Costa: Provide Legal Protection for Sexually Exploited Children
Petition: Make Sexual Harassment a Criminal Offense in California.
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, women, gayrights, law, society )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Help put a stop to sexual harassment.
Five Great American Hypocrisies
Society & Culture  (tags: greed, capitalism, racism, anti-choice, wages, income, tax evasion, corporations, immigrants, bigotry )

Freya
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
American 'exceptionalism' exists in the minds of super-patriots who are more than willing to overlook their own faults as they place themselves above other people.
Migrants Sold Into Slavery in Libya for as Little as $400
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, ethics, crime, freedoms, humans, law, media, news, rights, politics, sadness, society, migrants, Lybia, slavery, consequences of american intervention, Africa, CNN, Gaddafi, NATO, NWO agenda, criminal imperialists )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - nexusnewsfeed.com
The country, which formerly had the highest standard of living on the African continent, is now in ruins and housing a major slave market. An exclusive CNN report has brought LibyaâEUR(TM)s growing slave trade to light. As migrants fleeing war and...
Demand That Advertisers Pull the Plug on Sean Hannity
Society & Culture  (tags: right-wing, Alabama, candidates, child molestation, petitions )

Freya
- 1 day ago - go.turnoutpac.org
Hannity's pathetic defense of accused child-molester Roy Moore is simply unforgivable, and his right-wing propaganda machine must be held accountable.
Celebrating the Season Without Worshipping Consumerism
Society & Culture  (tags: holidays, Christmas, Yule, winter solstice, Festivus, consumerism, shopping )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
You can be a Scrooge when it comes to holiday shopping and still be generous.
Petition - Sign Now to Support Jess King in Her Campaign Against the NRA's Top Representative
Society & Culture  (tags: nra, armed people, shootings, prevention of gun violence, gun lobbies, protection of the vulnerable, Big Money, needless death, society, politics, safety, risks, protection )

Kalliope
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
After recent tragedies in Las Vegas and Texas, Congress should be taking immediate action to ban deadly assault weapons. But instead Congress is silent. Again. It's shameful that our Congress refuses to take action in the face of widespread violence...
   

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