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How Much Is $100 Really Worth in Each State of the US?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, money, value, cost of living, fixed income, retirement, America, interesting )

Kamia
- 7 minutes ago - mentalfloss.com
Interesting infographic on how far a hundred dollars will go from state to state. Important when considering living on a fixed income or retiring, since what you have will have to stretch.
Islamic State Executes Women for Refusing Temporary Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: Temporary marriage, women refusing executed, Muta )

Patricia
- 37 minutes ago - basnews.com
Temporary marriages allow a man with wives or no wives to pay to be "married" for just a few "hours" or "days", and is legal and used under Shiite law and increasingly Sunni. One might recognize the similarity between this and prostitution.
Pay the $1 Million Medical Bill From Nearly Killing My Baby
Society & Culture  (tags: Georgia, police, no-knock warrants, police brutality, Habersham County, Bou Bou, petitions, health care, medical bills, children )

Freya
- 42 minutes ago - change.org
At 2:30 AM on May 28th of last year, heavily armed officers from the Habersham County Police Department broke down the door of our home without warning.

Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinian conspiracy theories, Denial, Delusional thinking, Most Palestinians think Israelis committ )

Beth
- 1 hour ago - jihadwatch.org
Remember that most Muslims believe Jews are the descendents of apes and pigs (Quran), or that most of the occupants of hell are women (Muhammad) and murdering non-Muslims up guarantees paradise. This ideology breeds dangerous, delusional thinking.
European Court Approves Class Action Privacy Lawsuit Against Facebook
Society & Culture  (tags: world, rights, law, internet, freedoms, abuse, facebook nsa project )

Ricardo
- 1 hour ago - endthelie.com
A landmark class action lawsuit filed over alleged privacy violations involving 25,000 plaintiffs is moving forward thanks to a ruling handed down by a Austrian court Monday.
Occupier's Justice: Heads and Tails You Lose
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, world, Israel, Palestine, illegal Israeli settlements, law, justice, freedoms, Human Rights, government, ethics, family, society, rights, news )

Carrie
- 2 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
esterday I had an idea for a short story to explain the unrelenting insanity of the occupation for ordinary Palestinians. Tell me what you think. In my story, there is a Palestinian family, letâEUR(TM)s call them the Jaabaris, and they live next to a Jewish...
Like the Wind, We Will Be Free: How Being Detained at Ben Gurion Airport During a Family Trip to Palestine Reaffirmed My Identit
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, freedoms, ethics, family, society, culture, humans, government, politics, violence, safety, children )

Carrie
- 3 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
If I close my eyes, just for a moment, I can still remember the way the wind in Palestine felt when it brushed against my cheeks on one of those really breezy days âEUR" Those days when I would walk out of my family's Beit Hanina, Jerusalem home ...
'Triggers Can't Be Unpulled': Black NYT Columnist Fumes When Yale Student Son Is Stopped By Cops at Gunpoint
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, violence, rights, law, government, media, ethics, culture, dishonesty, abuse, police, society, death, freedoms )

Wild
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
The chemistry major was coming from the library while black.Not even the Yale student son of an award-winning columnist is immune from the barrel of a police officer's gun.
Libby Lane: First Female Church of England Bishop Consecrated
Society & Culture  (tags: world, women, society, rights, religion, humans, ethics, culture, Libby Lane, female, Church Of England, bishop, consecrated )

Darren
- 4 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The Church of England has consecrated its first female bishop during a ceremony at York Minster. The Reverend Libby Lane, 48, has been ordained as the new Bishop of Stockport in front of more than 1,000 people.
Lance Armstrong - I'd Probably Cheat Again
Society & Culture  (tags: world, sports, news, humans, ethics, crime, corruption, abuse, cycling, Lance Armstrong, cheat, forgiveness )

Darren
- 4 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Lance Armstrong says the time is coming when he should be forgiven, and tells the BBC he would do it again under the same circumstances.
The Killing of America's Creative Class
Society & Culture  (tags: art and culture, creativity, Scott Timberg, education, technology, oligopoly of the mega corporations, social media, Culture Crash )

Rodney
- 5 hours ago - alternet.org
A review of Scott Timberg's fascinating new book, 'Culture Crash.'
CeaseFirePa: In America, Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: CeaseFirePa, public interest, government, society, safety, abuse )

Florin
- 5 hours ago - adruby.com
"In America, gun violence sets its sights on kids every 30 minutes."
Louisiana Governor Wants to Amend Constitution to Block Gay Marriage
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 6 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
Another homophobe that wants to change the Constitution
US Teacher Who Ran Gay-Straight Alliance Gunned Down, Teen in Custody
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 6 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
Another example of "Christian-love"
UKIP Leader Nigel FarageâEUR(TM)s Top Aide Goes on Trans Women Rant
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 6 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
From 2010 to 2014, this party remains hate-filled shits...
Alan Turing's Secret Notebook Is Set to Go to Auction and Sell for Seven Figures
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
NOW the world is willing to accept him - since he saved their asses
Survivors Visit Auschwitz, Prepare for 70th Anniversary
Society & Culture  (tags: Holocaust, Auschwitz, nazi genocide, anti-Semitism )

Barbara
- 7 hours ago - foxnews.com
A decade ago, 1,500 Holocaust survivors traveled to Auschwitz to mark the 60th anniversary of the death camp's liberation. On Tuesday, for the 70th anniversary, organizers are expecting 300, the youngest in their 70s.
Jew Hatred in Sweden
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, anti-Semitism, Sweden, Islam Muslims, hate, abuse, crime, culture, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 9 hours ago - jerusalemonline.com
A television reporter posed as a Jew in the city of Malmo, which has a significant Muslim population. The result was that this person experienced anti-semitism at every street corner and the hidden cameras documented the threats experienced by this
EL NIDO DEL AGUILA MUSICA: QUE VER EN MU CANG CHAI VIETNAM
Society & Culture  (tags: travel )

Jose Migu
- 9 hours ago - elnidodelaguilamusica.blogspot.com
QUE VER EN MU CANG CHAI VIETNAM
The 'Sexual Orientation' Propaganda War:   video
Society & Culture  (tags: trights, gayrights, freedoms, education, corruption, death, child, culture, health, law, women, crime, dishonesty, activists, children )

John
- 11 hours ago - youtu.be
A very interesting video exposing the cultural Marxist agenda behind the "gay" rights movement. Please watch before posting comments.
Islamic State Deepens Grip in Future Palestine
Society & Culture  (tags: middle-east, violence, terrorism, palestine )

Hilary
- 15 hours ago - gatestoneinstitute.org
Hamas and other Palestinian groups are continuing to deny the obvious, namely that the Islamic State terror group has managed to set up bases of power in the West Bank and Gaza Strip.
Boko Haram Wages New Nigeria Attacks as Kerry Visits
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, africa, humans, sadness )

Suheyla
- 19 hours ago - hurriyetdailynews.com
Nigeria's military fought Boko Haram militants in the restive northeastern city of Maiduguri on Jan. 25, as US Secretary of State John Kerry jetted in to discuss fears about election-related violence.
Politician Wants Arrests After Gays Marry
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, law, crime, rights )

Glenn
- 20 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
It looks like the anti-gay marriage faction wants to go out in a blaze of sour grapes.
Ten True Facts Guaranteed to Short-Circuit Republican Brains
Society & Culture  (tags: facts, fiction, Constitution, history, religion, socialism, environment, abortion, health care )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
As a public service to those who find themselves inextricably cornered by aggressively ill-informed Republicans at work, on the train or at family gatherings, presented here are ten indisputably true facts that will seriously challenge a RepublicanâEUR(TM)s...
In the Trenches: "Momma Neighborhood" Feeds Hungry Detroiters
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, homelessness, Detroit, feeding the hungry, americans, children, crime, culture, ethics, family, GoodNews, goodnews, humans, interesting, society )

Kamia
- 1 day ago - nbcnews.com
Sometimes you feel as if there is nothing that can be done to help the homeless and impoverished unless you have a huge income or grant money. This one family is proving that wrong and making a difference in all the right ways.
Lindsay Sandiford: Death Row Gran From Yorkshire Could Be Executed By Firing Squad in Indonesia Within Weeks
Society & Culture  (tags: drugs, culture, humans, law, news, police, sadness, society, world, women, indonesia )

Frank
- 1 day ago - mirror.co.uk
The 58-year-old, who was found guilty of drug trafficking in 2013, has been asked to sign a document that officially confirms her death sentence.
Legendary Canadian Figure Skater Toller Cranston Dies From Apparent Heart Attack
Society & Culture  (tags: toller cranston, canadian, figure skaterheart attack, arts, celebrity, culture, death, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.sports.yahoo.com
Toller Cranston, a larger-than-life star on and off the ice who helped revolutionize the sport, died at his home in Mexico from an apparent heart attack, a Skate Canada spokesperson said Saturday.
 

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