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Austin Bomb Suspect Blows Himself Up as SWAT Team Approaches
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, society )

- 1 day ago -
The suspect in a spate of bombings that terrorized residents of Austin, Texas, died early Wednesday after detonating an explosive inside his vehicle.
Sign the Petition: Facebook Must Tell Users If Their Data Was Stolen By Trump Consultants
Society & Culture  (tags: facebook, Cambridge Analytica )

- 1 day ago -
Cambridge has repeatedly touted its ability to influence voters through "psychographic" targeting, and claims that this was a primary factor behind Trump's electoral college victory.
Against Ageism
Society & Culture  (tags: against ageism, seniors, senior citizens, abuse, culture, family, ethics, society, world, women )

- 1 day ago -
ItâEUR(TM)s time to stop treating senior citizens as a burden
Those Who Exploit Palestinian Rights Make a Noise About Exploitation
Society & Culture  (tags: Politics, Israel, #EndGazaSiege, #FreePalestine, humanitarian crisis, illegal occupaion-colonization fo Palest, illegal settlements, settlement exansion, land annexations, BDS, USA, end all U.S. aid to Israel, Middle East, Opinion, Palestine, media, new )

- 1 day ago -
On Tuesday, the PA boycotted a White House conference about the humanitarian situation in Gaza. The media highlighted the discrepancy of having a conference about Palestinians without a Palestinian representative being present
PETITION Raise Your Voice to Shut Down Berks!
Society & Culture  (tags: Berks, shut down, pennsylvania, family detention center, US IMMIGRATION, americans, children, family, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, society, world )

- 15 hours ago -
Pennsylvania is home to the Berks County Family Detention Center (BCRC), a facility where U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement holds immigrant and asylum-seeking families. The Berks facility is currently one of three family detention centers
The Writing's on the Wall: We Can Take Back This Country
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, activists, progressives, voting, guns, violence, youth, children, kids )

- 1 day ago -
The people have spoken. This momentum is going to help us take back this country.
All the Crazy Things Happening in San Francisco Because of Its Out-of-Control Housing Prices
Society & Culture  (tags: California, housing, costs, cost of living, real estate )

- 1 day ago -
People are leaving San Francisco in droves as the cost of living reaches new highs.
Demand Change on Gun Safety
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, guns, firearms, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
On Tuesday, February 20th, about 100 students from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School descended on the Florida State Capital in Tallahassee, Florida. It was less than a week after a gunman killed 17 people at their school.
Brother of Florida School Shooting Suspect Held on $500,000 Bail
Society & Culture  (tags: injustice, Florida, misdemeanors )

- 1 day ago -
A Florida judge ordered the brother of suspected high school shooter Nikolas Cruz to be held on $500,000 bail for a trespassing charge after prosecutors on Tuesday said he had visited the campus three times since the Feb. 14 massacre.
The Trump 'Virus' Spreads to Canada
Society & Culture  (tags: trump. ford, canada, politics, family, government, humans, world )

- 8 hours ago -
Trump and the Fords are infected by the same sinister contagion and employ the same cynical modus operandi disguised as "populism" to infect as many others as possible - whatever the cost to the common good or decency.
Demand Justice for Stephon Clark
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, justice, police brutality, racism, petitions )

- 3 hours ago -
Around 9:30pm on the night of Sunday, March 18, Stephon Alonzo "Zoe" Clark was murdered by Sacramento police in his own backyard. Police fired 20 shots while his family inside the home took cover.
Israels Humiliation Queue for East Jerusalem Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: news-media, U.S. aid to Israel, U.S., occupied Palestine, oPT, Ethnic Cleansing of Palestine, for East Jerusalem, apartheid racism, zionism-colonialism, freedoms, americans, activists, Occupied West Bank, population control, checkpoints, abuse, rights )

- 1 hour ago -
In recent months, the task of obtaining an appointment with the Population and Immigration Authority has become an ordeal, in Israels latest attempt at the soft expulsion of Palestinians
Embarrassed Fox News Contributor Quits The Network, Calls It Trump's 'Propaganda Machine'
Society & Culture  (tags: Fox "News", propaganda )

- 1 day ago -
Fox News contributor Col. Ralph Peters let his colleagues know that the quit his job at the network out of shame. Peters called out Fox's blatant propaganda in favor of President Trump. Many are pointing out that for years Peters engaged in the same.
What to Expect as a Volunteer
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, education, environment, women, men, family, Good News, freedoms )

- 23 hours ago -
'The GRID Volunteer Process Signing up to volunteer with GRID is a four-step process.'
Dignity for Incarcerated Women
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, jails, inmates, sexism, injustice, cruelty, activism )

- 5 hours ago -
Women are the fastest growing population in United States prisons. The conditions in which many of these women are housed and the treatment they receive can be shocking.
A Private Mercenary Firm Is Making Millions Off Tragedy in Houston, Puerto Rico and Standing Rock
Society & Culture  (tags: mercenaries, violence, threats, injustice, greed )

- 5 hours ago -
TigerSwan has bullied protesters and profited off recent hurricanes.
We're Not Spinning a Yarn Here: Knitting May Boost Health and Happiness
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, health, fashion )

- 27 minutes ago -
The positive effects of knitting don't just last for an hour, either âEUR" a recent study showed that the noticeable health benefits of crafting lasted until the next day.
Does Your KidsâEUR(TM) DNA Matter More Than Which School They Go to?
Society & Culture  (tags: children, education )

- 19 minutes ago -
How well your kids do at school depends in part on the DNA you bequeathed them. WhatâEUR(TM)s not clear is what we should do about this
Why Are So Many (Young) Evangelicals Now Progressives?
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics )

- 15 minutes ago -
They feel that if you can't lick them, join them.
US Jewish-Muslim Bond Strengthened By Interfaith Activities - World Religion News
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, religion, activists )

- 12 minutes ago -
The status of Jerusalem is the main thorn in the flesh. It varies from one person to another at a granular level and the more devout a person, the closer that person aligned with the other religion.
My Hijab Is My Identity and My Own Choice - World Religion News
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, women, rights, freedoms, fashion )

- 7 minutes ago -
As a young Muslim college student, I am asked so many questions every now and then about my hijab and my outfit and about womenâEUR(TM)s status and rights in Islam.

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