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Petition - Success: Congressman to Resign Amidst Allegations of Verbal Abuse and Sexual Harassment
Society & Culture  (tags: politicians, inappropriate actions, Verbal abuse, ABUSIVE BEHAVIOR, offensive speech, equal justice )

- 1 day ago -
Support the decision not to seek re-election, and demand resignation take place as soon as possible for allegedly abusive behavior in the work environment. A Texas congressman whose workplace behavior has been described as sexually demeaning and...
This Generous Woman Is Now A Mother Of More Than 1,400 Children
Society & Culture  (tags: India, Maharashtra, Pune, Sindhutai Sapkal, begging, street children, orphans, support, feed, inspiring story )

- 1 day ago -
She has no fortune to her name except for the 1,400 street children for whom she is 'mom'. Married off at 10, thrown into the streets at 20, she saw others worse off - and started begging to feed them. Any money she gets goes to care for them.
A Federal Judge Just Blocked The Trump Administration's Contraception Coverage Rules
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, politics, government, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, women, violence, safety, rights, law, religion, abuse )

- 1 day ago -
A judge in Pennsylvania put a temporary, nationwide block on Trump's rules creating exceptions for no-cost contraception coverage, saying that they could potentially cause women "enormous and irreversible" harm.
Beyond Homelessness
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, economic injustice, California, activism )

- 1 day ago -
One year ago, more than 80 news organizations formed the San Francisco Homeless Project, a groundbreaking initiative to focus on our seemingly intractable homelessness crisis.
Petition - Stop Using Tax Dollars to Fund Anti-LGBTQ School
Society & Culture  (tags: Private schools, LGBTQ rights, discrimination, tax dollars, funding, Freedom of Expression, christian extremists, Ethical Treatment, Equal rights )

- 17 hours ago -
Don't use taxpayer dollars to fund school with an anti-LGBTQ agenda. Taxpayer dollars are being used to fund a private school with an anti-LGBTQ agenda. Timberlake Christian Schools in Virginia is just one of 700 in the United States that openly...
Meet Jessica Leeds, Who Recalls Being Groped By Trump & Is Calling for Congress to Investigate
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, politics, government, media, lies, war, terrorism, women, rights, society, safety, culture, ethics, freedoms, law )

- 13 hours ago -
Well,for more, weâEUR(TM)re joined by one of Trump's accusers,one of the women who have decided to speak out. We're joined by Jessica Leeds, who says Donald Trump groped her in the first-class cabin of a commercial flight. Jessica Leeds is recently retired, af
Farewell -- BillMoyers.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Bill Moyers )

- 1 day ago -
When I turned 80 three years ago, I retired my weekly PBS series and have since focused on the web with a small, dedicated team as the avenue for our journalism....
What's the Best Way to Help the Homeless? Former Homeless People Share Their Advice
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, poverty, problems, solutions, activism )

- 1 day ago -
San Franciscans encounter homelessness every day. On our walk to work, on public transit, even outside of our homes. And it's hard to pass people in need constantly, but it's also hard to know how to fix such an overwhelming problem.
One City Forms Team to Target the Most Vulnerable Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, poverty, activism, solutions, charity, help )

- 1 day ago -
This is the lesson that the working-class city of Everett has learned: It takes a community to rescue the hardcore homeless.
You Will Not Believe How I Am Being Suppressed Now   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Lee Camp, Google, corporate influence, censorship )

- 10 hours ago -
The political establishment and its corporate overlords are scared to death that more and more Americans are losing faith in their controlled mass media and listening to outside perspectives.
VIDEO ~~ Don Bryant - How Do I Get There?   video
Society & Culture  (tags: media, usa, world, society, how do i get there, peace, love, freedoms, Memphis bluesmusic video, Don Bryant )

- 11 hours ago -
"Don't Give Up On Love" in stores May 12 on Fat Possum Records.
OrwellâEUR(TM)s Dystopian CCTV Surveillance State Comes to Life in China âEUR" WhoâEUR(TM)s Next?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, law, media, police, politics, rights, sadness, society, China, CCTV surveillance, 1984 Orwell nightmare, totalitarianism of control )

- 11 hours ago -
We are fast approaching the technological and political realization of George OrwellâEUR(TM)s dystopian promise for humanity. In the classic work 1984, Orwell describes a tightly controlled future where technocratic elites have stamped out individualism...
Welcome to the Future, a Place Where Everyone Knows Your Genetic Code
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, ethics, freedoms, law, government, internet, politics, rights, safety, society, humans, DNA, genetic code, privacy, genome market, protection )

- 11 hours ago -
People all over the world are starting to learn the secrets encoded in their DNA. They want to learn about what diseases they might some day have or what diseases they might pass on to their children. Or they want to discover more about their....

Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, GoodNews, goodnews )

- 7 hours ago -
4-year-old best friends Jia and Zuri believe it's not their differences that matter in the worldâEUR"their similarities are what counts.

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