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Society & Culture

F.C.C., in a Shift, Backs Fast Lanes for Web Traffic
Society & Culture  (tags: Internet, freedoms, law, rights, abuse, fees )

- 21 minutes ago -
The principle that all Internet content should be treated equally as it flows through cables and pipes to consumers looks all but dead.
'Make Badges for Tube Passengers With 'Invisible Disabilities''
Society & Culture  (tags: health, humans, transportation, travel )

- 2 hours ago -
There's a petition run by two passionate and strong ladies who want TfL to create badges for people with invisible disabilities to wear on the Tube, like the 'baby on board' badges.
The 50th Anniversary of Mississippi Freedom Summer
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, government, ethics, activists, culture, children, child, family, freedoms, rights, society )

- 2 hours ago -
Freedom Summer 50th In the summer of 1964, hundreds of summer volunteers from across America convened in Mississippi to put an end to the system of rigid segregation. The civil rights workers and the summer volunteers successfully challenged the denial
In Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide: How Christianity Came to Armenia, Myth Vs. Fact, Two Tales From a Priest
Society & Culture  (tags: Armenia, armenian, christianity, history, politics, humans, off-beat, religion )

- 3 hours ago -
The above is the myth of how Armenia adopted Christianity. Below you will find a different adaptation as told by the priest, what is considered to be the true story by the Armenian seminary.
When Women Succeed, America Succeeds *** Please Join ***
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, education, ethics, family, government, humans, law, rights, society, women, world )

- 3 hours ago -
One of the things that women, men and families need to succeed is the freedom to take a day off from work to care for themselves, a sick child or parent. Nobody should be forced to choose between their job and caring for their family....
The State of Georgia Bring Your Guns Everywhere Bill
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns Everywhere Bill, Georgia, Wild West, guns, Gov. Nathan Deal )

- 3 hours ago -
Allows firearms in churches, bars, government buildings. The bill also bars sheriffs from asking someone with a gun if he or she has a license. Bill waives criminal prosecution of felons using illegal firearms in the commission of a crime of self-defense.
Texas Inmate Must Stay In Prison, Despite Conviction Being Overturned 34 Years Ago Read More at Http://Thefreethoughtproject.C om
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, ethics, death, freedoms )

- 3 hours ago -
Hartfield, whose IQ has been estimated at 51, claims he is innocent and that police used a false confession against him.
CBS NCIS "Are You Ready for Another Powerful Case?" Homeless Vets
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, housing, government, americans, congress, economy, society, violence )

- 5 hours ago -
'NCIS' season 11 episode 22 preview: A case involving homeless veterans April 23, 2014 - That is what is coming up in next week's new "NCIS" episode, 11x22, "Shooter," for which CBS released a new sneak preview on Tuesday, April 22, after this week's re
Segregation Alive and Well in U.S. Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: education, society, culture, americans, children, segregation, usa, law, news, politics, rights )

- 6 hours ago -
60 years after Brown v. Board of Education, segregation continues to define the public school experience.
Walled Off: Twelve Years of Israel's Separation Barrier
Society & Culture  (tags: West Bank, separation barrier, apartheid wall, Isrel, Palestine, ethnic cleansing, discrimination, racism, zionism, freedoms, Palestinian human rights, violations, Int'l Laws, illegal Israeli occupation, freedom of movement, landthefts, fr )

- 12 hours ago -
The West Bank "separation barrier" or "security fence" or "apartheid wall" or "anti-terrorist fence," depending on whom you ask, is the largest infrastructure project in Israel's history.
Top 10 Most Visited Books of the Bible
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, humans, GoodNews, God, Jesus, Loving, Prayer, Bible, Story, History, Freedom, Luke, John, Matthew, Acts, Gospel, Book, Christ, Christian, Christians, Christianity, Catholic )

- 15 hours ago -
Based on some statistical research from Bible Gateway, I give you the top 10 most viewed/searched books of the Bible! This was a piece to promote the original study that was done by Jeffrey Kranz.
The Internet IsnâEUR(TM)t Killing Religion âEUR" Religion Is - Salon.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, internet, culture, society )

- 15 hours ago -
Religion has only itself to blame for its decline.
The Change Within: The Obstacles We Face Are Not Just External | The Nation- Naomi Klein
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, dishonesty, abuse, corruption, environment, ethics, death, society, law, humans, health, freedoms, violence, women, world, usa, rights, religion, politics )

- 17 hours ago -
The climate crisis has such bad timing, confronting it not only requires a new economy but a new way of thinking.
How the Supreme Court's Ruling on Michigan Affirmative Action Affects Colleges (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: education, government, Supreme Court, discrimination, Affirmative Action, society, rights, ethics, news )

- 18 hours ago -
The new Supreme Court ruling on affirmative action leaves in place, for now, a system that allows public universities in Maryland, Virginia and many other states to consider race and ethnicity in admissions.
Home : Eternal Threads
Society & Culture  (tags: women, trafficking, nepal )

- 1 day ago -
Eternal Threads is dedicated to improving the lives of women and children most at risk of extreme poverty, trafficking and other forms of exploitation by providing sustainable livelihoods through income generating projects.
Stop the Secrecy Before It's Too Late *** PLEASE SIGN ***
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, ethics, government, interesting, media, politics, rights, society, usa, world )

- 1 day ago -
Right now, Obama is meeting with leaders in Asia to finalize the secretive Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) agreement. The TPP threatens to censor your Internet1, kill jobs, undermine environmental safeguards, and remove your democratic rights ...
Stop Killing Female Babies in India - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Infanticide )

- 1 day ago -
Baby girls are not allowed to live as if they are an inferior species.
Does Climate Apathy Hinge on "Pervasive" American Stupidity?
Society & Culture  (tags: Climate Change, American Opinions, Climate Apathy, Climate Denial, Religion, Anti-Science, Politics )

- 1 day ago -
"New survey highlights connection between political and religious affiliations and scientific beliefs."

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