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Demand Republicans Give Up Their Salaries in a Shutdown PETITION!!
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, republicans, government, democrats, congress, dishonesty, ethics, news, dishonesty, politics, society, safety, sadness )

- 1 day ago -
Enough is enough. If Republicans are going to force America to endure this hardship, then they need to feel the pain themselves. Sign the petition, and demand that Republicans in Congress promise to give up their salaries if they force a shutdown.
Why the Rise of Fascism Is Again the Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: Fascism, Europe, world, US, empire, Jon Pilger, danger, war, imperialism, empire, geostrategies, society, movements )

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The responsibility of the rest of us is clear. It is to identify and expose the reckless lies of warmongers and never to collude with them. It is to re-awaken the great popular movements that brought a fragile civilisation to modern imperial states.
Senate President's Son Sodomizes 18 Boys, Is Not Charged With Sexual Assault | Mother Jones
Society & Culture  (tags: sodomy, rape, child rape, rich and powerful facing no charges, assault, trauma )

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charges refer to incidents which occurred at a boys' student government leadership skills camp in June 2005, at which Bennett confessed that he and Wheeler sodomized several 11- to 14-year-old boys with broomsticks and flashlights in 40 separate incidents
Leonard Nimoy Passes Away at 83
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, Sad News )

- 1 day ago -
R.I.P. Mr. Spock!!!!
Enforce Child Labour Laws in India!
Society & Culture  (tags: children )

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India is home to more than 13 million children laborers under the age of 14; the largest number of child laborers in the world. please sign!
Fewer Americans Are Having Kids Than Ever Before
Society & Culture  (tags: family, children, usa )

- 1 day ago -
Some people were never meant to be parents.
Grace Kelly "SHE"   video
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I could never ever do this Lady Justice!
Felony Murder: Why a Teenager Who Didn't Kill Anyone Faces 55 Years in Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: injustice, incarceration, teens, teenagers, sentences, prison )

- 17 hours ago -
Blake Layman made one very bad decision. He was 16, an unexceptional teenager growing up in a small Indiana town. HeâEUR(TM)d never been in trouble with the law, had a clean criminal record, had never owned or even held a gun.
She's 69 And Hasn't Used Money for 15 Years... Yet Has Never Been Happier!
Society & Culture  (tags: money, barter, economy, frugal, sharing, trading )

- 1 day ago -
Heidemarie Schwermer, a 69-year-old woman from Germany, gave up using money 15 years ago and says she's been much happier ever since.
Kid Rock Wearing Otter Skin Jacket Is Nothing to Brag About
Society & Culture  (tags: otter skin jacket, Kid Rock, New York, interview, arts, celebrity, culture, ethics, humans, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
PETITION; In a recent interview in New York, Kid Rock ignored the question addressing his recently released album in order to point out that he was wearing an otter skin jacket.
Rape of Teens in Adult Prisons So Common, the State Made a Video on How to Avoid It | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: rape, prison rape, gang rape, grooming for rape, juveniles in prison, juveniles in adult prisons, prison conditions )

- 1 day ago -
No doubt they are full of good advice for staying as safe as possible under terrible conditions. The problem is that the videos don't question the underlying problem: that minors who end up in adult prisons are at high risk of being raped.
At 5, This Boy May Be a New Mozart!
Society & Culture  (tags: mozart, genius, child, arts, culture, humans, society, world )

- 15 hours ago -
VIDEO - At 5 years old he can already play at such a level as to arouse envy from many an adult 10 times his age!
Abolish the Death Penalty!: Here Are 8 Good Reasons Why
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, death, law, rights )

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Capitla punishment must be abolished.
Horror Moment Smartly-Dressed Thug Kicks Woman to Ground in Sick Camera Stunt
Society & Culture  (tags: buse, spain, corruption, crime, dishonesty, eanvironment, ethics, family, law, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world, assault )

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The bully appeared to try and break the woman's leg for no reason whatsoever in a crime which has shocked Barcelona
Black Women Are Beaten, Sexually Assaulted and Killed By Police. Why Don't We Talk About It? | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, violence, women, safety, society, politics, rights, usa, law, media, freedoms, dishonesty, crime, abuse, police, activists )

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The degradation and sexual exploitation of black womenâEUR(TM)s work dates back to slavery.
Olivia J. Hooker: Coast Guard Pioneer, Fordham Professor and Activist - WSJ
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, GoodNews, humans, women )

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Olivia Hooker, a retired professor, survivor of the 1921 Tulsa Race Riot and the first black woman to enlist in the U.S. Coast Guard, celebrated her 100th birthday in February
Listen: Berkeley Students Reenact Encounters at Israeli Checkpoints ~ AUDIO, TEXT, and VIDEOS
Society & Culture  (tags: UC at Berkeley, students, Mock Wall, Israel, Palestine, Human Rights, Israeli Apartheid, freedoms, politics, society, culture, humans, interesting, news, rights, education, world, government )

- 15 hours ago -
On Wednesday, Students for Justice in Palestine along with a diverse array of organizations at the University of California at Berkeley constructed a mock Israeli wall and dramatized encounters at a mock checkpoint.

Society & Culture  (tags: Blasphemous, Petition, Jerry Springer, Catholic Church, Our Lord, Our Lady, Irreligious, Jesus, God, Satan, Lies, Hate Speech )

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The Jerry Springer: The Opera is showing at the Washington University South Campus Theatre in Saint Louis, Missouri. It is a highly blasphemous play full of profanity and impure content against our Catholic Faith:  Please sign this petition.
Israel Used "Disappearance" of Soldier as Pretext for Killing Spree ~ Rights Group
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, world, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Rafah, war crimes, Mosques, civilian deaths, children, women, humans, government, crime, ethics )

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On 1 August last year, the Israeli military reported that one of its lieutenants, Hadar Goldin, had gone missing in the Rafah area, close to Gaza's border with Egypt. Israel's response was one of "shooting at anything and anybody," according to an ...
Chicago "Black Site" Detainee Speaks Out
Society & Culture  (tags: Chicago, law enforcement, police brutality, injustice, black sites )

- 1 day ago -
Wright claims that, nine years ago, he spent at least six hours at the Homan facility on his 21st birthday. He says that he was never read his Miranda rights, and that his arrest was not put into the police system until after his ordeal was over.
6-Year-Old With Double Lung Transplant Becomes Firefighter for a Day
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, child, philanthropy )

- 9 hours ago -
Nothing like helping someone live his dreams.
Kristen Stewart Joins Michelle Williams,Laura Dern and More in Kelly Reichardt's New Film By Will Ashton,2/28/2015
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, world, news, humans, Entrepreneurs, business, consumers, tv, celebrity, arts, americans, fashion, gayrights, interesting, women, law, politics )

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tale of the lives of those in small-town Montana,Reichardt's untitled film has Stewart to play a young lawyer from Boise who takes a teaching job some hours from her house. Deadline notes her character then gets a close friendship with a woman who audits
Lionsgate Will Produce Kristen StewartâEUR(TM)s âEUR~American UltraâEUR(TM) By Chelsea Lewis , 3/2/2014
Society & Culture  (tags: news, humans, investments, GoodNews, Entrepreneurs, corporate, consumers, americans, business, labor, society, tv, usa, women, world, media, movies, culture, celebrity, arts )

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Kristen Stewart's latest project, American Ultra, is heading to Lionsgate. The $7 million indie project that also stars Jesse Eisenberg will be distributed by Lionsgate in the United States Studio known for producing films such as The Hunger Games fra
Arran Christie - Arran Christie
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting )

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Motivation - Arran CHRISTIE NJ

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