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Tell Ted Cruz: "Repeal Your Own Obamacare First, Hypocrite!"
Society & Culture  (tags: republicans, government, congress, dishonesty, ethics, healthcare, lies, news, politics, interesting, protection, safety, law, family, culture, americans )

Robert
- 1 day ago - leftaction.com
Remember when Ted Cruz filibustered for 21 hours against the Obamacare and caused a government shutdown? Now that he is in need of a new insurance plan, guess where heâEUR(TM)s turning...the Obamacare exchange.
Save The Wilderness Discovery Resort For The Disabled
Society & Culture  (tags: wilderness discovery resort, ontario, disabled, ontario government, child, children, environment, ethics, family, government, health, humans, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - change.org
The Ontario government could sell the land at any moment, for a price that equals only 6 cents for every Ontarian, and the camp will be gone!
Bad News Again About Yousign, Petitionhub and Yousignanimals
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty, corruption, activists, petitions )

Yusuf
- 1 day ago - occupytexasanimalwelfare.wordpress.com
Read, think and decide for yourself you are responsible for yourself. This is just information, grow up.
Your Rights at Risk: Call to Withdraw Bill C-51
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, risk, Bill C-51, government, citizens, activists, freedoms, humans, politics, society, canadad )

Lone
- 14 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Governments have not only the right, but the responsibility to respond to concerns about threats and attacks âEUR" including terrorism âEUR" and protect their citizens. But not at any cost.
Italian Court Overturns Amanda Knox's Murder Conviction
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, good news, world, U.S., Italy, UK, crime, government, humans, news, violence, society, rights, law, murder, death, culture, interesting, ethics, police, media, freedoms )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Italy's highest court on Friday overturned the guilty verdicts against Amanda Knox and her former boyfriend Raffaele Sollecito in the 2007 murder of British student Meredith Kercher.
Save Wildlife From Gun Lobbyists
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Barbara
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
Save wildlife from gun lobbyists. Please sign!
Idris Elba Can't Be Bond Because He Isn't 'English English' Says Roger Moore: Star Claims Comments About London-Born Luther Acto
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, society, rights, culture, ethics, media, movies )

Annamaria
- 11 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
Veteran actor Roger Moore has blamed a French magazine for embroiling him in a racism row after it reported his comments that Idris Elba cannot play James Bond because he was not 'English-English' enough.
Whistleblowers and the Press Heavyweights
Society & Culture  (tags: CIA, Edward Snowden, Glenn Greenwald, Jeffrey Sterling, Julian Assange, Operation Merlin )

Judy
- 6 hours ago - exposefacts.org
Why do these stars of the news media so readily brush off concerns about our dangerous warfare/surveillance state revealed by Snowden, Manning and the others?
Ask Obama Administration to Adopt Cartreuse Ribbon for Prevention of Child Sexual Abuse!
Society & Culture  (tags: child abuse prevention )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - petitions.whitehouse.gov
Survivors and advocates for the prevention of child sexual abuse deserve distinction that calls to their courage, conviction, and compassion. please sign!
Stop Blaming Mizrahim for Everything Wrong in Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: African asylum seekers, David Ben Gurion, transit camps, israeli politics, racism, refugees, Larry Derfner, mizrahi, Israeli elections )

Jess
- 1 day ago - 972mag.com
Despite what many commentators would have you think, Israeli elections were not decided by racism among IsraelâEUR(TM)s Mizrahi population.
Add Your Name: Demand McDonaldâEUR(TM)s Follow the Law and Protect Their Workers.
Society & Culture  (tags: Mc Donalds, Workers rights, fast food, ethics )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - other98.com
Four out of every five fast food workers has been burned at work, often badly, and often more than once. At McDonaldâEUR(TM)s, there is no workerâEUR(TM)s comp and no consistent first aid practices; nearly 35% of burned employees were told to treat their burns
Legendary Broadway Star Audra McDonald Takes Governor Mike Pence to the Woodshed
Society & Culture  (tags: Mike Pence, Indiana, discrimination, government, republicans, americans )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - dailykos.com
Six-time Tony winner Audra McDonald gave Indiana's Republican Governor Mike Pence an epic takedown on Twitter. In response to Pence signing the right to discriminate into law on Thursday, this brilliantly talented star has claimed a piece of her own...
Indiana's 'Religious Freedom' Bill Sparks Firestorm Of Controversy
Society & Culture  (tags: law, discrimination, Indiana, government, dishonesty, gayrights, politics, usa, news )

Cal
- 8 hours ago - npr.org
When Indiana's Republican Gov. Mike Pence signed a bill into law allowing the state's businesses to refuse to serve same-sex couples on religious grounds, he knew the move was a controversial one.
New Poll Reveals Washington State Opinions on Nuclear Energy
Society & Culture  (tags: Washington State, Energy, Energy Policy, Public Opinion, Nuclear Energy )

Brian
- 1 day ago - northwestcleanenergy.wordpress.com
New public opinion polling of Washington state residents by Bisconti Research/Quest Global Research found that a large majority favor the use of nuclear energy as part of the U.S. energy mix.
Here's How Bystanders to Elisa Lopez's Assault on the NYC Subway Could Have Intervened - CityLab
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, safety )

Susan
- 14 hours ago - citylab.com
There are ways to intervene that don't involve putting yourself in danger.
Five Grounded Girls Are From Same London School as 3 Jihadi Brides
Society & Culture  (tags: jihad, muslim schoolgirls, islamic State, jihadi brides, travel ban, East london school )

Beatrice
- 13 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
Five teenage girls barred from travelling abroad by a judge after showing an interest in going to Syria are pupils at the same London school as three girls already thought to have fled there to join the Islamic State, the High Court has been told.
In Israel, Racism Is the Winning Ballot
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel, Palestine, Israeli elections, racism, ethics, society, culture, humans, news, violence, politics, government, crime, dishonesty, rights, sadness, safety, corruption, abuse )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
The elections saw an unprecedented level of racist incitement against Palestinian Arab citizens of Israel, a fifth of the population, which played a critical part in the election's events and results.
The Top 6 Hollywood Celebs: How Do They Rank in Salary and Charity?
Society & Culture  (tags: hollywood, celebs, salary, charity, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, culture, humans, media, movies, society )

Lone
- 6 hours ago - csmonitor.com
Even those who are quite charitable are called into question, with critics wondering if their efforts are truly philanthropic or simply publicity stunts.
App That Aims To Make Books 'Squeaky Clean' Draws Ire From Edited Writers
Society & Culture  (tags: censorship, culture, education, freedoms, humans, society )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - kplu.org
In a stroke of irony fit for fiction, an effort by two Idaho parents to clean up their daughter's books has dredged up a fairly messy controversy. Clean Reader-an e-reader app designed to ferret out, and block, profanity in novels and nonfiction...
Israeli Author Yonaton Geffen Attacked at Home After Calling Netanyahu a Racist
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli elections 2015, ocuaption of Palestine, news, assault, Yonaton Geffen, Palestinian-Arab Israeli citizens, civil-human rights, occupation, racism-zionism, intimidation, racism-zionism, media, internet, news, society, world )

Jess
- 22 hours ago - intifada-palestine.com
The people again chose a government that is based on intimidating people. They selected a racist that, on election day, told the media the Arabs are flocking to the polls like mice.
EXCLUSIVE: TSAâEUR(TM)S SECRET BEHAVIOR CHECKLIST TO SPOT TERRORISTS
Society & Culture  (tags: TSA, Homeland Security, airports, travel )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - firstlook.org
Fidgeting, whistling, sweaty palms. Add one point each. Arrogance, a cold penetrating stare, and rigid posture, two points. These are just a few of the suspicious signs that the Transportation Security Administration directs its officers to look out for.
CrimAdvisor: Plan Your Perfect Getaway ~ VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, violence, safety, gun laws, gun control, society, ethics, culture, government, freedoms, crime, death, politics, news, interesting, murder, law, media )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - youtu.be
I recently watched Brady's CrimAdvisor video and it is one of the best videos about the gun issue. As I wrote for the Huffington Post, it is a "remarkably original video" that "sets a new standard for the gun debate on both sides."
Not To Be Trusted: Dangerous Levels of Inaccuracy in TV Crime Reporting in NYC ~ TEXT and VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, 'ColorOfChange', racism, media, society, culture, ethics, interesting, law, rights, sadness, safety, violence, freedoms, humans, crime, abuse, news, dishonesty )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - colorofchange.org
ColorOfChange partnered with Media Matters for America to study the representation of Black people in local news reporting on crime. The exaggerated amount of Black faces linked to crime breeds suspicion and hostility toward Black people, as does ...
DonâEUR(TM)t Allow Bankrupt Retailer to Sell Customer Information | ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Radio Shack, privacy, customer information, selling private customer information )

BMutiny
- 1 hour ago - forcechange.com
Bankrupt electronics retailer RadioShack is attempting to sell the personal information of millions of people at auction. This information includes phone numbers, names, and physical addresses of over 60 million people. Was required to make a purchase!
In Photos: Thousands Run the Palestine Marathon in Bethlehem
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestine Marathon, Israeli state oppression, apartheid-wall, discrimination, freedoms, Palestinian human rights, world sports, travel, endtheoccupation of Palestine-siege, US, Right to Movement', Signe Fischer and Lærke Heinnews, children, society )

Jess
- 1 day ago - maannews.com
More than 3,000 people took to the streets of Bethlehem Friday to participate in the third annual Palestine Marathon in support of the Right to Movement of Palestinians under occupation.
PHOTOS: When Even Holding Signs Is Forbidden By Israeli Police
Society & Culture  (tags: Judaization, East Jerusalem, Sheikh Jarrah, Muslim Quarter, Jewish settlers, property thefts, occupation, IDF, Old City, Palestinian, Israeli, international demonstrators, march, media, rights, police, internet, news, activists, abuse, freedoms, usa )

Jess
- 21 hours ago - 972mag.com
Dozens of Israeli, Palestinian and international activists protested in the Old City and Sheikh Jarrah against the Judaization of Jerusalem. The police, however, didnâEUR(TM)t take kindly to their expressions of free speech.
Fear of Terrorism Is Making Us Crazy, Especially in the US - NationofChange
Society & Culture  (tags: war, usa, terrorism, military, propaganda, lies, iraq, dishonesty, ethics, crime, abuse, violence, safety, rights, protection, culture )

Wild
- 4 hours ago - nationofchange.org
With multiple terrorism instances occurring this last decade, it is no wonder the world is always fearful in anticipation for the next terrorist act. Unfortunately, because of this fear, Americans are traveling less and to fewer places if they do.
 

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