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Petition: Mother Sentenced to 30 Years Jail After Suffering a Stillbirth. Sign the Petition to Free Her.
Society & Culture  (tags: stillbirth, prosecution, bad justice system, suffering, Wrongful Imprisonment, ethics, Human Rights, politics, freedoms, release )

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Teodora, mother of an 11-year-old boy, was expecting a new baby. She was at work when she started experiencing increasingly severe pain. She went into labour, and was unconscious when she gave birth. When she came round, bleeding profusely...
Most Students Have No Clue What Accurate Native American History Looks Like
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, environment, freedoms, government, health, humans, murder, politics, rights, sadness, society, violence, Native American Rights, Native American Culture, Native American history )

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While schools take time off to celebrate Thanksgiving -- a holiday based on the supposed friendly relations between the Pilgrims and Mashpee Wampanoag Native American tribe -- they often fail to teach students about the hundreds of years of damage ...
PETITION - Tell Anita Alvarez to Resign
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, Police Violence-corruption, police shootings, killing innocent civilians, ethics, law, Equal rights, prostitution, safety, protection )

- 23 hours ago -
Chicago deserves better. Join us in demanding that State's Attorney Anita Alvarez resign and request a special prosecutor to take over the police killing of Laquan McDonald.
ISIS Once Freaked Out About Women Buying Cucumbers
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
...and this so ridiculous! The leaders of Islamic State regarded the cucumber as male and tomato as female.
Chicago Police Officer Charged With Murder After Video Shows Him Shooting Laquan McDonald 16 Times
Society & Culture  (tags: society, safety, police, law, humans, freedoms, dishonesty, culture, crime, death, abuse, ethics, rights, violence, women, murder, media, politics, usa )

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For the first time in three decades, a Chicago police officer faces charges of first-degree murder for an on-duty shooting. White police officer Jason Van Dyke was arrested on Tuesday and is being held without bail for the killing of African-American 17-y
Help Bring the 6 British Ex-Soldiers Home For Christmas
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, rights )

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British Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond Help Bring the 6 British Ex-Soldiers home for Christmas 6 British Ex-Soldiers have been held in India since the 18th of October 2013.
'We Say Merry Christmas and God Bless America! If This Offends You, LEAVE!': Sheriff Posts 'Politically Incorrect' Sign in Georg
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, law, interesting, incorrect sign )

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Harris County Sheriff Mike Jolley posted the large sign outside of his department in Harris County on Tuesday Jolley said that he put the sign up after he grew tired of the silent majority becoming 'more silent'.
Slavery In Supply Chains - A Closer Look at the Cotton Industry   video
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, slavery )

- 17 hours ago -
Slavery still exists. Right now, in the 21st Century, tens of million of people are forced to work against their will, under threat
The Intertwining Worlds of Monsanto, Huxley and Orwell
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, genetic engineering, GMOs, government, health, humans, politics, Monsanto, rights, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
The fictional worlds created by Aldous Huxley and George Orwell in their novels Brave New World and 1984, respectively, have the ideological themes of power and control intricately woven throughout their unsettling narratives of negative utopia that have
How 2 Independent Journalists And A Lawyer Held Chicago Police Accountable For Teen's Death
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, death, dishonesty, media, americans, murder )

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The killing of 17-year-old Laquan McDonald on Oct. 20, 2014.To say the teen was shot in the chest is an understatement!
"I Like to Move It" Madagascar 2: Escape 2 Africa   video
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, family, humans, usa )

- 1 day ago -
You better move it if you are eating on Thanksgiving.
Ending Violence Against Women: How Are You Supporting 16 Days of Activism?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, gender-based violence, women, world, ethics )

- 23 hours ago -
From 25 Nov, International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, to 10 Dec, Human Rights Day, the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence Campaign is a time to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the worl
5 Ways You Can Help the Hungry on Thanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: philanthropy, Thanksgiving, us, americans, goodnews )

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Here's how you can brighten the holiday for food insecure families across the nation.
12 Ways to Spend Black Friday Instead of Wasting Your Money
Society & Culture  (tags: Black Friday, shopping, greed, consumerism, Buy Nothing Day, holidays )

- 8 hours ago -
Not long after the Thanksgiving dishes are tossed and the kids are put back in the closet, millions of your fellow Americans will drive their combustion engines to the mall for that most hallowed day of the year: Black Friday.
Joint Statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, 25 November 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: International Day for the Elimination of )

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One in three women in the EU has experienced some form of gender-based violence in their lives. Too many girls are married or mutilated in childhood within our borders & beyond. In many countries over half of murdered women are killed by intimate partners
FOX Speak 'War on Christmas' Arrives Again, Attacking the VA, Again
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, republicans, americans, ethics, dishonesty, politics, propaganda, violence, world, society, culture )

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Recent reports claim VA is blocking holiday celebrations. They do not! - Religious Exercise and Expression in VA Facilities
Artists Threatened By Anti~Israel Boycotters Say They Fear for Their Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: BDS, anti-Semitism, abuse, hate, corruption, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, rights, violence )

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Supporters of the Boycott, Divestment, and Sanctions (BDS) movement are routinely threatening artists who are set to perform in Israel, with a number of entertainers saying that the harassment has led them to fear for their lives
New Form of Terrorism? Arabs Snare Jewish Girls Through Seduction Then Trap Them in Arab Villages
Society & Culture  (tags: Palestinian Muslims, Arabs, Jewish girls, prisoners, abuse, children, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
In recent weeks, Israel^s home front has become its front~line. The war on Israelis has another consequence: the mistreatment of Jewish girls trapped in Arab villages.
Giving Shoes Off Her Feet to Homeless Lady on Subway, Starts Chain Reaction
Society & Culture  (tags: )

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Brown said later she just couldn t let the moment go by. She took off her favorite boots and handed them to the woman, who began to cry as she put them on.
Happy National Genocide (Thanksgiving) Day! (Nicole Breedlove Is a Published Author and Activist)
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, ethics, dishonesty, propaganda, crime, abuse, sadness, celebrity, violence, activists, death, crime )

- 13 hours ago -
Thanksgiving has never been a celebratory day in my family. Whenever my family did cook we always gave thanks that all the Native Americans weren't wiped out when Columbus discovered America. I never understand why my family was so against Thanksgiving!
Family Gets $4.9M After Cops Beat Mentally Ill Son to Death on Video and Walked Free @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, war, propaganda, lies, military, media, ethics, corruption, dishonesty, abuse, crime, iraq, safety, violence, law, police, culture )

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Because the assailants who beat Kelly Thomas to death on the streets of Fullerton, California were swaddled in government-issued costumes and clothed in "qualified immunity," the killers went free, and the city's taxpayers will have to underwrite a $4.9 m
^Clock Kid^ Ahmed Mohamed, Family Suing Texas City, School for $15 Million
Society & Culture  (tags: Ahmed Mohamed, clock, bomb, crime, dishonesty, education, ethics, religion, philanthropy, Islam, Muslims )

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Attorneys for Mohamed, 14, and his family want $15 million in damages and apologies from several officials stemming from MohamedâEUR(TM)s September 14 arrest, when he brought to school a homemade clock that a teacher flagged as a possible bomb.
FBI Counterterrorism Expert Just Gave Chilling Warning to All Americans   video
Society & Culture  (tags: FBI, Muslims, Islam, terrorists, terrorism, usa, americans, crime, murder, religion, safety, society, violence )

- 1 day ago -
An FBI counterterrorism expert has delivered a stunning warning about terrorism right here in America. Although frightening, many believe it makes perfect sense.
'Alice in Wonderland' 150th Anniversary: See Lewis Carroll's Original Manuscript
Society & Culture  (tags: literature, children, books, Alice in Wonderland, kid lit )

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Believe it or not, today marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll.
Almost 5,000 Unaccompanied Minors Caught at US-Mexico Border Last Month
Society & Culture  (tags: children, immigration, ethics, government, humans, news, politics, sadness, safety, society, travel, usa, women, americans )

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Number of children caught illegally doubled from figures reported last October, despite expectations that cold weather and tighter security would slow influx
US African Muslims Allege Racism By Muslim Student Associations
Society & Culture  (tags: #BlackinMSA, African Amer. Muslims, decry racism by Muslim Student Assoc. MS )

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On Friday, a hashtag campaign targeting systematic racism exploded over social media. The tag, #BlackinMSA, drew out the experiences of African American Muslims who experienced prejudice in Muslim Student Association (MSA) Chapters, on College Campuses
Homeless Choir Invited to Perform at White House Christmas Concert
Society & Culture  (tags: )

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President and Mrs. Obama have invited the Homeward Choir, which is entirely made up of men who stay at the Central Night Shelter in Atlanta, Georgia, to perform at the White House on December 21.

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