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Stop Movie That Glorifies Mass Shooting! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, films, violence )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
YouâEUR(TM)ve already received a lot of criticism for your companyâEUR(TM)s production of the movie Del Playa which depicts a killing spree within the same community as that of the Isla Vista mass shooting of 2014
Burundi: Before It's Too Late * Please Sign *
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, humans, law, politics, religion, police, rights, sadness, society, world )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Nearly 20 years ago, Rwanda plunged into horrific ethnic violence. Now dozens are dead in neighbouring Burundi and further violence could fan the flames of the Hutu-Tutsi tensions at the heart of BurundiâEUR(TM)s last, decade-long civil war...
Justice for Bipolar Inmate, Who Was Beaten to Death By Corrections Offcers! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Human Rights Violations )

Elaine
- 17 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Witnesses at Fishkill Correctional Facility in New York watched 20 officers kick and beat African-American inmate Samuel Harrell to death.
The Saddest Bride I Have Ever Seen
Society & Culture  (tags: Child bride, Bangladesh, Muslims, Islam, pedophilia, child, children, girls, crime, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, women )

Penny
- 1 day ago - washingtonpost.com
On her wedding day, 15~year- old Nasoin Akhter looked melancholic, according to photographer Allison Joyce, who documented the teenage girls wedding to her 32~year~old husband, Mohammad Hasamur Rahman, last week in Manikganj, Bangladesh.
Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth - Lyrics   video
Society & Culture  (tags: )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Song and group still hold true today with Humans! So Sad!
Free Biram, End Slavery in Mauritania *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
I became a slave at age 5. Every day I looked after the herd. Every night I was raped by my master. I always thought, without understanding, that this was normal....
Global Leaders: Lift the Gaza Blockade
Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, crime, ethics, family, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
A year after the devastating war on Gaza, thousands of children are still sleeping in the rubble of their homes. ...
Mexico: Stop Attacks on Freedom of Expression!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, media, news, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 14 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Mexican photojournalist Rubén Espinosa was just found tortured and murdered, along with human rights activist Nadia Vera and three other women. ...
Vladimir Horowitz: One of the Greatest Pianists âEUR" If Not THE Greatest!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Chopin, Maestro Vladimir Horowitz, Piano, Classical Music )

Eleonora
- 9 hours ago - youtube.com
Just sit back, relax and enjoy this powerful brilliantly played piece of art!
PLEASE TAKE ACTION! Richard Glossip | Sister Helen Prejean
Society & Culture  (tags: Richard Glossip, death row, Sister Helen Prejean, Ministry Against The Death Penalty, Gov. Fallin, OK, petition, Susan Sarandon )

Laura
- 8 hours ago - sisterhelen.org
Richard Glossip is scheduled to be executed in a few short weeks. He is an innocent man. Please help!
Oliver Sacks, Eminent Neurologist and Awakenings Author, Dies Aged 82 | Books | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: Oliver Sacks, Awakenings, cancer, liver cancer, Gay man, psychology, author, neurologist )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
Oliver Sacks, the eminent neurologist and writer garlanded as the "poet laureate of medicine", has died at his home in New York City. He was 82. The cause of death was cancer, Kate Edgar, his longtime personal assistant, told the New York Times
What Is the Obama Justice Department Doing Harassing Gay Men For Having Sex? | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: renboy, sex workers, legalizing prostitution, amesty international, Trans sex workers, LGBT rights, Human Rights, stonewall )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
federal agents swarmed the headquarters of Rentboy.com, a website that offered advertising to male escorts, and arrested 7 employees.The action seems to be unprecedented -federal attention has thus far focused only on female sex workers, painting them as
Phil Collins- Another Day In Paradise   video
Society & Culture  (tags: homlessness, alone, safety, sadness, world, society )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Though this is an older video, it sadly is true more today! So many of us need HELP.
Ban Dangerous Walking Safari Tours
Society & Culture  (tags: walking safari tours, guide, killed, dngerous, culture, death, environment, humans, world )

Lone
- 18 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
A tour guide was recently killed by a lion while giving a guided walking safari tour. It is important to take action in order to ensure that others do not meet the same fate.
What Does Your Kid's Sex Education Look Like?
Society & Culture  (tags: sex education, abstinence-only, children, schools, teens, failures )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Choosing the Best is a company that claims to be the leader in abstinence-only sex education. Choosing the Best is based out of Atlanta, Georgia and run by Bruce and Donna Cook. CTB materials are used in 15 states and are part of the $1.5 billion in...
FBI, Sheriff Search For Teens Who Vandalized Michigan Jewish Summer Camp
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Semitism, vandals, Jewish children, activists, americans, children, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 1 day ago - jpupdates.com
In the July 26 incident, a swastika was spray~painted on a sign outside Camp Agudah Midwest, an Orthodox overnight camp. The vandalism coincided with the fast day of Tisha b Av, when Jews mourn the destruction of the ancient Temples in Jerusalem.
Texas Sheriff Slams Out-of-Control Rhetoric Against Police After âEUR~Cold-Blooded AssassinationâEUR(TM) at Gas Station
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, death, crime, interesting, law, police, rights, society, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 1 day ago - ijreview.com
With all due respect. We don't know if the shooting was unprovoked. We do know that police have a habit of killing unarmed Black people, lying and getting away with it. This man does not represent all Black people. Stop profiling...peace.
Oklahoma Gun Range Gets Liquor License
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, liquor, booze, alcohol, archery, Oklahoma )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
An Oklahoma City TV station reports that councilors approved the liquor license for Wilshire Gun Range on Tuesday. The 40,000-square-foot establishment includes 24 firearm lanes, 10 archery lanes, and a cafe where food and alcohol will be served.
10 Years Later, New Orleans Still Recovering From Katrina
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, society, New Orleans, recovery, politics, Katrina )

Cal
- 1 day ago - cbsnews.com
it's a tale of two cities when comparing the reconstruction of affluent areas and the Lower Ninth Ward.
Who's Behind the Smithsonian Museum's $63 Million Ode to American Capitalism? - In These Times
Society & Culture  (tags: Corporations, Capitalism, Profits, entrepreneurship, optimism, lies and propaganda, sellout, Smithsonian )

BMutiny
- 20 hours ago - inthesetimes.com
Corporate funders from Intel to Monsanto to Mars Inc. pooled their deductible foundation dosh to help underwrite this $63 million, Ken Burns-style paean to their own market-conquering genius.Hectic interactive displays about everything from the cotton gin
To Introduce the Soft Opt Out System of Tissue and Organ Donation
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health, organ donation )

Elaine
- 18 hours ago - change.org
I think the fact that 96% of the UK population have expressed a desire to donate their organs, but only 33% are signed up to the organ and tissue donor register says it all. A difficult subject but so many in need of transplants. Please sign!
Cops Shoot Man for Standing on Bridge. Man Falls and Dies.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, culture, crime, government, law, police, sadness, society, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 5 hours ago - alternet.org
Hendersonville, TN âEUR" The tragic death of an innocent young man in Tennessee shows yet again why calling the cops can be the most dangerous thing you can do. Don't call cops. Create an alternative community peace force...peace.
The Tragic Story of Oliver Sacks's Celibacy - The Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, rights, safety, violence, gayrights, safety, risks, society, rights, safety, religion, freedoms )

Milde
- 10 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
When Oliver Sacks was 18, he faced a prospect most young people dread: a belated talk about the birds and the bees with his dad. "You don't seem to have many girlfriends," Sacks wrote his father said in his memoir, "On the Move,"released earlier this yea
The Great Unraveling - NationofChange - Chris Hedges
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, rights, humans, politics, police, law, freedoms, ethics, culture, dishonesty, abuse, crime, death, environment, society, usa, propaganda, lies, iraq, terrorism, dishonesty )

Milde
- 9 hours ago - nationofchange.org
Such labels as "liberal" and "âEURoeconservative" are meaningless in the neoliberal order. Political elites, Democrat or Republican, serve the demands of corporations and empire in our system of "inverted totalitarianism."
Transformation and Return to Our Highest Selves
Society & Culture  (tags: Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Beyt Tikkun )

Eleonora
- 9 hours ago - beyttikkun.org
Rosh Hashanah and Yom Kippur
 

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