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Why College Rape Victims Don't Go to the Police
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, news, police, society, violence, women )

Nell
- 1 hour 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
- 1 hour 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
- 1 hour 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
- 1 hour 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
- 2 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
- 3 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
- 5 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
- 5 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
- 7 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.
5 of the Most Widely Believed Consumer Conspiracy Theories, Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: conspiracy theories, microwave ovens, fluoride, mind control, CFLs, hazmat, miniature cars, government coverups, cell phones )

Lynn
- 9 hours ago - alternet.org
Conspiracy theories about the products we buy come and go. ... it was supposedly "common knowledge" that the government forced KFC to stop calling the food it sold "chicken" because it was legally not chicken, but meat from a mutant bird
Abortion Protesters Disrupt Church Service, Demand Worshipers 'Repent' For Being Pro-Choice
Society & Culture  (tags: abortion, protests, religion, anti-choice )

Freya
- 11 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
- 15 hours 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
- 15 hours 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
28 Famous Dudes Who Prove You Don't Need To Be A Woman To Be A Feminist (TEXT and PHOTOS)
Society & Culture  (tags: feminists, women, men, celebrity, equality, society, rights, news, media, humans )

Carrie
- 16 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Many of the people who want to see men and women have equal rights and opportunities are dudes. To celebrate these badass bros, we've rounded up 28 famous men who have openly advocated for women.
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
- 16 hours 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!
15 Funniest Twitter Suggestions for Shows on New Sarah Palin TV Channel
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Humor, twitter, Sarah Palin Channel, media, TV, society, ethics, politics, news, internet )

Carrie
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
The Twittersphere was quick to respond to the hilarious news that Sarah Palin will start her own TV channel on the Internet, so she can get around all that icky "politically correct" stuff she hates in the mainstream media, and just talk to folks.
Five Israeli Talking Points on Gaza Debunked
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestine, Israel, Gaza, human rights, death, ethics, dishonesty, lies, propaganda, violence, society, sadness, politics, government, news, media, world )

Carrie
- 19 hours ago - alternet.org
The gruesome images of decapitated children's bodies and stolen innocence on Gaza's shores are a dreadful repeat of Israel's assault on Gaza in November 2012 and winter 2008-09. Not only are the military tactics the same but so too are the public...
'Lamestream Media' Execs Are Running Palin TV
Society & Culture  (tags: media, TV, Sarah Palin, ethics, family, society, culture, freedoms, women )

Carrie
- 19 hours 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
- 19 hours 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
- 20 hours 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?
Turn the Tables on Anti-Abortion Activists and Have Some Fun At the Same Time
Society & Culture  (tags: pro-life, pro-choice, counter protest, reproduction rights, choice, standing up for women )

Ruth Ann
- 1 day ago - dailydot.com
One couple found a way to counter the "pro-life" activists. I say, count me in!
Help the Homeless! Give Them Abercrombie and Fitch
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, helping the homeless, Abercrombie and Fitch . Fitch the Homele )

Ruth Ann
- 1 day ago - cheezburger.com
This kid takes some really bad human attitudes and turns it around to help the homeless. I am going tomorrow to Goodwill and buy clothes to give to the homeless.Join me?
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Athena's Support Club
Society & Culture  (tags: 13days left, $190raised of $4, 000 goal, PITTIE LOVERS UNITE, vet keeps think about putting her down, animalwelfare, protection, rescued, sadness, suffering, dogs, activists, women )

Kelly
- 1 day ago - youcaring.com
We rescued a 3 1/2 month old pit bull and she has an ectopic ureter. She needs surgery. We have had some very expensive vet bills up to now, plus the surgery, help us raise money to help Athena.~BABY GIRL KICKING IT
 

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