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An Open Letter to My Democratic Spammer
Society & Culture  (tags: Democratic, spammer, Democrats, Republicans, fired up, mid terms, vote )

Dandelion
- 7 hours ago - truth-out.org
Say what you will about the Republicans, but you cannot fault their tactics when it comes to winning. They are a minority in USA, by the numbers, but they are running the show both politically and economically, and for one reason: they fire up their base.
Boko Haram 'Abducts Dozens More Nigerian Girls'
Society & Culture  (tags: Boko Haram, terrorists, abduction, jihadists, Nigeria, kidnapping, Islam )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Boko Haram has allegedly abducted dozens more girls in north-east Nigeria, damaging hopes of a ceasefire agreement with the government. The latest kidnappings took place during a large-scale assault by the insurgent group on two villages in the
Take ACTION for Transparency and Participation!
Society & Culture  (tags: Latin American and Caribbean Principle 1, government transparency, ethics, environment, business, money )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - action.ciel.org
The Latin American and Caribbean Declaration on Principle 10 is a promise from governments that they will work to ensure that all people in Latin America and the Caribbean are informed and can meaningfully participate in the environmental decisions that-
Make Your Voice Heard: Women Deserve a Fair Shot - The Petition Site
Society & Culture  (tags: Women Rights, women power )

Slava
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Sign our pledge now and join thousands across the country who will vote to support the things that women need: a higher minimum wage, paid sick days, affordable child care, and access to basic health care services like contraception.
Molotov Cocktail Thrown at Islamic Center of NM
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Albuquerque New Mexico, Islamic Center of NM, Molotov cocktail, hate crime, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, news, ethics, culture, law, freedoms, violence, crime )

Carrie
- 22 hours ago - krqe.com
Albuquerque police are on the hunt for the suspect who threw a Molotov cocktail at an Islamic center in Albuquerque. The incident happened between 8:30 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. Friday at the Islamic Center of New Mexico near Yale and Avenida Caesar Chavez.
Bill Moyers: Grassroots Pro-Democracy Movement Must Rise to Challenge Corporate Control
Society & Culture  (tags: Solutions, U.S., Bill Moyers, Media, Democracy, People Power, Campaign Finance )

Judy
- 1 day ago - commondreams.org
Ahead of final sign-off, veteran journalist tells viewers that reaching out to their fellow citizens and neighbors is the essential task in creating the transformation so desperately needed
Feminist Scholars to Obama: End Prosecution of Palestinian Survivor of Sexual Torture
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, women, Rasmea Yousef Odeh, Israel, Palestine, torture, government, ethics, rights, freedoms, society, news, law, politics, abuse, violence )

Carrie
- 19 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
In 2004, award-winning filmmaker Buthina Canaan Khoury made the documentary Women in Struggle about four Palestinian women who were former detainees. She documents the physical, mental and sexual torture women experienced during interrogations.
Halt` Womans Exection!
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights )

Elaine
- 13 hours ago - forcechange.com
Human rights organisations believe that this woman has not had a fair trial . Please call on the supreme leader of Iran to halt the execution!
Then They Fight You: Plutocrats on the Defensive Against Social Justice Movements
Society & Culture  (tags: Billionaire, United States, inequality, wealth, Tom Perkins, social justice, democracy )

Dandelion
- 5 hours ago - occupy.com
What is it like to be a billionaire in the United States? According to billionaire venture capitalist Tom Perkins, wealth is a burden made "unbearable" by people of lesser incomes when they demand equality.
Robin Williams Was Facing Bankruptcy, Did Money Troubles Tip Him Over the Edge? | Daily Mail Online
Society & Culture  (tags: Robbie Williams, genius, stand up comedy )

Slava
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
Robin Williams faced 'serious money troubles' shortly before his death. He was forced to accept a string of second-rate but lucrative acting roles which insiders say made his battle with depression even tougher.
Support Pet-Friendly Housing
Society & Culture  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, GoodNews, pets, goodnews, interesting, society, freedoms, interesting )

Clare
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Please sign as we all love our pets cause this should get your housing places to start this so you don't have to worry about this happening where you live as if you could have problems on day with finding new homes because you have problems in your cities
Forget Sleeping. These 15 Real Ghost Stories Are Going To Keep You Up Tonight.
Society & Culture  (tags: ghosts, paranormal, culture, society, sadness, humans, education, women, world, violence, murder, death, crime )

Frank
- 37 minutes ago - viralnova.com
Every day, odd circumstances and stories happen all around the world. Regardless of if you believe in the paranormal, there are some stories that might keep your skin crawling because of how strange and real the events are.
Italy Charges Six Gay Activists for Kissing
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 21 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
The same right heterosexuals flaunt...
Why We Are Blocking the Boat
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Israel, Palestine, 'Block the Boat', rights, freedoms, ethics, society, liberation, colonialism )

Carrie
- 19 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Because it's time to disrupt Israeli business as usual. It has been time since 1948. And the summer of 2014 only served us a reminder to the world that the Palestinian struggle for liberation is calling on us to join them in their fight to end...
Canada Shooter Michael Zehaf-Bibeau Had Troubled Past
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, death, murder, politics, violence )

Mike
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
The Islamic convert that police say killed a soldier in Ottawa and then rampaged through Canada's parliament before being shot dead was a misfit and perhaps mentally ill, according to friends and family
Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dead At 71
Society & Culture  (tags: Jack Bruce, Cream, legend, music, died, celebrity, death, obituary, sadness )

Laura
- 1 hour ago - huffingtonpost.com
One of the greats...
85-Year-Old Man Robbed, Tied Up By Twin Teenage Sisters He Met on Dating Website: Officials
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, dishonesty, environment, ethics, humans, police, safety, society, violence, women, romance, love, lies, theft )

Frank
- 21 hours ago - nydailynews.com
Paul Aronson met Shalaine Foster on the site www.seekingarrangement.com and had a dinner date with her twin sister, Shaina, according to court papers. When back at his E. 38th St. home, the pair tied him up and robbed him of his wallet and $470 in cash, a
Freedom for All Peaceful Human Rights Activists!
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, Human Rights, freedom of speech )

Elaine
- 13 hours ago - amnesty.org
Some good news that Nguyen Van Hai was released from prison this week. Amnesty is calling on Vietnam to release all prisoners of conscience.
Domestic Abuse Victim Devises Cunning Plan to Get Help - By Phoning Up for Takeaway Pizza
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, world, dishonesty, education, family, government, health, humans, violence, women, law, police, rights, sadness, safety, society )

Frank
- 1 hour ago - mirror.co.uk
The woman called 911 and asked for a pizza, surprising the emergency services call operator with what was revealed
Celebrate Indigenous People. Join Minneappolis and Seattle! Columbus Day Is Outdated. - The Petition Site
Society & Culture  (tags: abolish columbus day, Indigenous Peoples Rights )

Slava
- 19 minutes ago - thepetitionsite.com
Today, let's remember and celebrate the Peoples who were here first! Columbus Day is obsolete. Christopher Columbus arrived as an immigrant to "the New World." He did not "discover" America.
Two Gay Teens Attacked With Stones Outside School in Spain
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 21 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
meanwhile, in Spain.
Humble Delivery Man Becomes Hero in Dramatic Fire Rescue (Video)
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, hero )

Glenn
- 19 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
The greatest heroes are born at the spur of the moment.
DUPED-BY-THE-BEAST-OF-WAR
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, corruption, death, politics, religion, GoodNews, media, world, americans, humans )

Heribert
- 6 hours ago - awakeninthedream.com
Can You imagine Peace? You should! It could save our planet! An essay about the underlying rules of fate.
Bill 'Moyers & Company': The Fight - and the Right - to Vote
Society & Culture  (tags: government, Govtfearmongering, politics, congress, ethics, elections, rights, society, freedoms, culture )

James
- 6 hours ago - imagineaworldof.blogspot.com
Full Show: The Fight -- and the Right -- to Vote October 24, 2014 - This past weekend, the Supreme Court upheld Texas' harsh voter ID law for the upcoming midterm elections, potentially disenfranchising some 600,000 mostly black and Latino voters.
Diaries Z: The Ghoulish Sequence
Society & Culture  (tags: Zombie, Zombie attack, apocalypseblog, Ebola Outbreak )

Karol
- 6 hours ago - lastsurvivor.pl
Are we looking at Polish TWD right here? International conflict with nuclear weapon, deadly virus, man striving to survive... All of that in one terrifying novel. Worth looking, maybe the author will make some amendments and it will become interesting!
Iran Executes Woman Who Killed Her Alleged Rapist
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, women, world, Iran, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, corruption, environment, ethics, obituary, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society )

Frank
- 2 hours ago - cnn.com
An Iranian woman convicted of murder -- in a killing that human rights groups called self-defense against a rapist -- was hanged Saturday, state news agency IRNA reported.
Culture of Violence or Culture of Peace: Our Choice
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, family, humans, interesting, news, rights, safety, society, women, world )

Linda
- 2 hours ago - spyghana.com
"It is urgent that each of us takes action to create a Culture of Peace, to change attitudes, to invest in creating better relationships between people, between religions, between men and women "
 

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