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How Standing Rock Birthed a New Generation of Independent Left-Wing Media
Society & Culture  (tags: Standing Rock, Unicorn Riot, independent media, live streamers, collectives, journalism )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - vice.com
A crew of journalism collectives and livestreamers were more effective at covering the movement than the mainstream media.
Local African Dolls Outselling Barbie in Nigeria
Society & Culture  (tags: dolls, children, african dolls, nigeria, barbie, culture, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - globalcitizen.org
"All the dolls in the house were all white, and I was like, 'Oh, OK, that's a problem,' " Okoya said. "Because when you load a child with all this, it becomes an acceptable form of ... how you should look.
Crisis Borderlands   video
Society & Culture  (tags: southern border, Mexico, USA, desert, Arizona, Unicorn Riot, No More Deaths )

Dandelion
- 11 hours ago - vimeo.com
Unicorn Riot dispatched a small media team intent on learning more about the ongoing border crisis to the desert borderlands of Arizona in the southwest United States. How is the new Trump regime impacting on the local community.
Children as Young as Three Detained 500 Days and Counting in Disgraceful Immigrant Prisons
Society & Culture  (tags: immigrants, arrests, incarceration, children, kids, injustice, cruelty )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
At "Berks Family Residential Center," kids contemplate suicide as their mothers go on hunger strike.
Two Ninth-Grade Illegal Immigrants, Age 17 and 18, Rape a 14-Year Old Classmate in the BoyâEUR(TM)s Bathroom
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, ethics, culture, government, politics, safety, women, violence, safety )

Ivonne
- 1 day ago - powderedwigsociety.com
As reported by The Washington Post, a 14-year-old girl was pushed into a boys bathroom at Rockville High School on Thursday morning and raped by two other students during school hours, according to Montgomery County District Court records filed Friday.
Undocumented Immigrants Pay Billions in Taxes and Social Security
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, freedoms, society )

Rob
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
Undocumented immigrants are taxpayers too and collectively contribute an estimated $11.74 billion to state and local coffers each year.
U.S. Pulls Out of Planned Human Rights Hearing |ACLU
Society & Culture  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, politics, UnitedNations, violence, corruption, safety, ethics, law )

Marie
- 1 day ago - aclu.org
The United States has pulled its participation from hearings planned for today by a regional human rights body that has enjoyed the support of every U.S. administration since its founding. The
While Trump Attacks Colin Kaepernick, The Quarterback Is Donating To Meals On Wheels VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Colin Kaepernick, quarterback, donating, meals on wheels, Trump, americans, ethics, government, society, world )

Lone
- 14 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
As Colin Kaepernick waits for a job opportunity, he continues to donate to charity. His latest includes $50K for Meals on Wheels pic.twitter.com/j5ERyWpSz2
The Power of Ordinary People Facing Totalitarianism
Society & Culture  (tags: Totalitarianism, oppression, fascism, Trump regime, political theories, nonfiction )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
In the weeks since the election of President Trump, sales of George Orwell's "1984" have skyrocketed. But so have those of a lesser-known title, "The Origins of Totalitarianism," by a German Jewish political theorist named Hannah Arendt.
My Lai Massacre, 49 Years Later
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, politics, military, media, dishonesty, ethics, crime, culture, women, children )

Wilde
- 15 hours ago - counterpunch.org
This is what the U.S. Military did on that day on March 16,1968. I use the word "We," because our taxes paid for the massacre, and our ignorance about the war wrote the check.Among the dead were a 182women, 17 of them pregnant.there were 20 rapes committe
The Odds That the Beer You Drink Is Actually 'Craft' Are Getting Smaller and Smaller Each Year
Society & Culture  (tags: beer, alcohol, drinks, beverages, independent businesses, breweries, greed )

Freya
- 11 hours ago - alternet.org
Raising consciousness about capitalism's predations, even in beer, could encourage a movement to socialize brewing.
Democrats Want to Protect Rapists of 14 Yr Old Girl- Do They Even Care About HER?
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, democrats, crime, corruption, usa, SupremeCourt, troops, military, violence, women, sadness, safety, religion, law, police, culture, family, ethics )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - yahoo.com
This poor girl was the victim and why would they care so much about the beasts that raped her?
Look at the Kind of Guy MMA Is Increasingly Producing
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, safety, society, rights, mma, domestic, sadness, rampage, steroids, violence, women, police, law, culture, crime, ethics, family, abuse, americans )

Angelus
- 6 hours ago - yahoo.com
Bruce Lee founded MMA i dont think he would approve of this sort of thing at all in any way shape or form. What this guy did to his gf is truly sickening. On behalf of men who love women, i apologize for the abuses of animals like this of my own kind
   

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