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10 Reasons God Does NOT Exist (And Visa Versa)
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, beliefs, atheism, god, questions )

Nancy
- 2 hours ago - toovia.com
Another take on the greatest of all debates. This is a 2-Parter.
Stop the Genocide of Rohingya People in Burma ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, environment, protection, suffering, genocide )

Cher
- 5 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
The Rohingya, is an ethic minority group from Burma (Myanmar). They are often considered among "the worlds least wanted people" and considered a stateless people, not recognised by the Burmese government as citizens of the country.
Commend Russian Court for Supporting LGBT Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Russia, LGBTRights, HumanRights, protests, RighttoProtest, LGBTprotests, RussianCourt, HumanRightsVictory )

BMutiny
- 6 hours ago - forcechange.com
A Russian city's ban on demonstrations for LGBT rights was recently overturned by a court, which declared the bans were illegal and an infringement on the rights of LGBT protesters. Support the judges for bravely taking a stand against injustice. YAY!
Lee Jeffries: Portraits of the Forgotten Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Abe
- 6 hours ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.co.uk
A moving collection of faces of the people who live on the streets in America and the UK by photographer Lee Jefferies
Reflections By An ARAB JEW
Society & Culture  (tags: iraq, usa, israel, Arab, Jew, Muslim, Christian, culture, society )

Evelyn
- 9 hours ago - bintjbeil.com
For Middle Easterners, the operating distinction had always been "Muslim," "Jew," and "Christian," not Arab versus Jew. The assumption was that "Arabness" referred to a common shared culture and language, albeit with religious differences.
New Mayor Fires Gay Police Chief
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, lgbt )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - liberalamerica.org
He made it known he wouldn't tolerate the town's gay police chief when he first took the office; when the chief investigated a questionable hire of the mayor, that was the excuse he used for firing her.
About The Fur Fre Retailer Program
Society & Culture  (tags: skin, fashion, modell, Fur free retailer program, international effort, consumers, shopping, choice, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered )

Susanne
- 13 hours ago - furfreeretailer.com
The Fur Free Retailer Program is an international effort to give consumers accurate information about a retailer's fur policy, allowing consumers to make an informed choice when shopping.
Tree-Sitter Opts for Jail Time to Highlight Injustice of Tar Sands Industry
Society & Culture  (tags: free speech, peaceful protest, civil disobedience, tree-sitter, tar sands )

Laura
- 13 hours ago - ecowatch.com
Jessica Clark, Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands tree sitter, plead guilty to criminal trespass in a La Porte County courthouse yesterday and was sentenced to 26 days in prison for blocking construction of Enbridge's Line 6B tar sands pipeline ...
Sign How Many Workers Will Die for Qatar's World Cup?
Society & Culture  (tags: slavery, Qatar, World Cup )

Dogan
- 15 hours ago - act.watchdog.net
How many workers will die for Qatar's World Cup?
Reported 19,601 Firearms Lost or Stolen Last Year
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, congress, dishonesty, americans, crime, government, Govtfearmongering, culture, society, violence )

James
- 15 hours ago - imagineaworldof.blogspot.com
ATF: Nearly 20,000 firearms lost or stolen last year from FFL holders 4/15/14 - The nation's more than 60,000 Federal Firearms License holders reported 19,601 firearms lost or stolen in 2013, according to a new report published by the ATF but mandated b
Israeli Arab Journalist Arrested Upon Return From Beirut Visit
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli Arab journalist, Majd Kayyal, arrest, Gag order, discrimination violence, raid, freedom of movement-press, harassment-intimidation, activist writers, apartheid Israeli regime, protest vigil, haifa, release Majd Kayyal, safety, abuse, world )

Jess
- 16 hours ago - haaretz.com
Gag order lifted on on investigation of Majd Kayyal, an activist who had been attending 40-year anniversary bash by Lebanese paper he writes for
Petition | Stop Gay Marriage | Change.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: bigotry, homophobia, Equalrights, LGBTMarriage, MarriageEquality, Propaganda, USCCB, USConferenceofCatholicBishops )

BMutiny
- 22 hours ago - change.org
THIS PETITION SHOULD NOT BE SIGNED. It's on change.org, not on Care2. But, it's AN EXAMPLE OF THE KIND OF PROPAGANDA THE RELIGIOUS RIGHT, and the USConferenceofCatholicBishops, is using to TRY TO STOP EQUALITY IN MARRIAGE. Be forewarned! But DON'T SIGN!
Israeli Police Injure Dozens at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque
Society & Culture  (tags: Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Jerusalem, Israeli police, abuses-aggression, rubber-coated bullets, wounded, Jewish sacrifices, iinfringement-trespass, provocations, Israel terrorism, Impunitystun grenade canisters, Passover, assault Palestinian worshipers )

Jess
- 1 day ago - english.al-akhbar.com
Israeli police wounded dozens of Palestinians were wounded in clashes that erupted Wednesday when Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound was opened to Jewish visitors
VIDEO - Ireland and Palestine
Society & Culture  (tags: Ireland, Israeli oppression, Israeli illegal occupation, israel state terrorisim, Israel boycott, israel apartheid state, Palestinian human rights, freedoms, end the occupation of Palestine, Free Gaza, BDS, end all us miltary aid to israel, racism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - presstv.ir
This doc shows how the Palestinian and Irish people sympathized with each other, because both of them are struggling for freedom.
Israeli Mom's Invention Allows Disabled Kids to Walk for First Time
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child, family, goodnews, Israel, Harness, disabled )

Rob and J
- 1 day ago - unitedwithisrael.org
When told her son had cerebral palsy and would be confined to a wheelchair for the rest of his life, this Israeli mom decided she would spend years building a device that would allow him to stand on his legs and walk, just like everyone else.
Why We Do It
Society & Culture  (tags: palestinemarathon, right to freedom of movement, UN Human Rights, discrimination, roadblocks, israeli occupation, violations, end all us miltary aid to israel, free Palestine, racism, checkpoints, military zones, apartheid illegal wall, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - palestinemarathon.com
The right to movement is a basic human right as stipulated in Article 13 of the UN Human Rights Charter: Everyone has the right to freedom of movement.
NY Times Profile of Gazan Long Distance Runner Reveals Reality of Occupation
Society & Culture  (tags: Gazan, nader al-Masri, Palestine, long distance runner, Beijing Olympics, West Bank, freedom ofmovement, Israel blockade, repression, incitement, human rights, tyranny, apartheid regime, Free Gaza, end all us military aid to Israel )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
I was saddened to learn recently, that Nader al-Masri, the Gazan long distance runner, who represented Palestine in the 2008 Beijing Olympics by running in the 5000 kilometer race, had been denied entry into the West Bank.
DAVID CAMERON: STOP FRACKING
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, consumers, business, corruption, cover-up, dishonesty, economy, energy, environment, ethics, investors, investing, humans, government, money, news, politics, law, SustainableDevelopment, finance, society, marketing, lies, NewTechnology, concept, en )

Wendy
- 1 day ago - secure.38degrees.org.uk
Dear David Cameron, Please reconsider your position on hydraulic fracturing, or fracking, immediately and instead champion clean energy sources which do not risk our global climate, the natural environment and our health. >> PLEASE SIGN
Tell Congress: Support the Child CARE Act *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, education, ethics, family, government, humans, politics, rights, society, women )

Frans
- 1 day ago - action.momsrising.org
The Child CARE Act is an important bill introduced by U.S. Representative Donna Edwards as part of the Women's Economic Agenda. Now pull out your slide ruler because this fix sounds complicated, but will have a great outcome if passed: More people ...
   

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