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I Created the Burkini to Give Women Freedom, Not to Take It Away (Aheda Zanetti)
Society & Culture  (tags: full-body swimsuit, Australia, France, Burkini, Aheda Zanetti, women, modesty, comfort, politicians, intolerance )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - theguardian.com
I wanted to do something positive-and anyone can wear this, Christian, Jewish, Hindus. It's just a garment to suit a modest person, or someone who has skin cancer, or a new mother who doesn't want to wear a bikini, it's not symbolising Islam.
TAKE ACTION: It's Time to Bring the Price Down!
Society & Culture  (tags: Drug Prices, medication, prices )

Dogan
- 20 hours ago - action.momsrising.org
Selling the EpiPen packet of two for more than $600 is unconscionable, particularly because the actual medication, epinephrine, in one EpiPen dispenser costs only $1. ItâEUR(TM)s time to bring the price down!
TAKE ACTION: "Not Made of Steel" ?!
Society & Culture  (tags: women, law, judge, sexual assault )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - fairagenda.org
Can you join the call for a review of Judge RyanâEUR(TM)s remarks, and call for all Judges to have appropriate training in dealing with sexual assault and abuse? www.fairagenda.org/judge_comments
In Syria and Beyond, Protesters Make Sure the World Doesn't Forget the Ghouta Chemical Massacre
Society & Culture  (tags: Syria, death, humans, violence, sadness )

Katka
- 21 hours ago - globalvoices.org
In the early hours of August 21, 2013, residents of rebel-held Eastern and Western Ghouta in Syria, woke up to the news that rockets containing a nerve agent had hit their area. As the day wore on, the number of dead continued to rise ...
GOOD NEWS! Orlando Hospitals Won't Bill Pulse Nightclub Massacre Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, ethics, humans, health, philanthropy, society )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - yahoo.com
Survivors of the Pulse Nightclub massacre who were treated at two Orlando hospitals will not be billed for their medical care, the facilities announced Wednesday.
Heartbreaking Photo Shows Elderly Canadian Couple in Tears Because They Are in Different Nursing Homes
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, ethics, family, environment, humans, news, rights, sadness, society, women, world )

Frank
- 5 hours ago - nydailynews.com
A photo of an elderly Canadian couple crying because they have been separated into different nursing homes is moving the rest of the world to tears.
Reading Signs and Synchronicity on the Spiritual Path
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, safety, rights, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics, environment, culture, spirituality, signs, synchronicity, path )

Darren
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
As you inquire deeper into the real meaning of the moment, and of your life's purpose, you'll start to pick up signs and synchronicity, where the field seems to magically click in around you, as if by some pre-ordained force.
Another Brick in the Wall: Children of the American Police State
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, crime, abuse, rights, safety, violence, women, media, world, police, education, children, dishonesty, death, corruption, murder, religion, politics, obituary )

Wilde
- 10 hours ago - counterpunch.org
-Pink Floyd, "Another Brick in the Wall" The nation's young people have been given front-row seats for an unfolding police drama that is rated R for profanity, violence and adult content.
We Desperately Need a Vision for a New Economy That Serves All
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, income, jobs, health care, wages, free market, entitlements )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - alternet.org
Caring, innovative state legislator David Bly explains what is necessary for a better future and why.
The Alternative Media Is Replacing the Mainstream Media: Here's How You Can Help
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, safety, rights, politics, news, media, internet, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics, environment, culture, dishonesty, activists, Alternative Media, Mainstream Media, help, tips, advice )

Darren
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
It's been a roller-coaster ride for the alternative media. The last decade has seen an explosion in independent content that is not associated with corporate media monopolies, as well as an associated growth in individuals joining the 'truth movement'. .
Letting Go of a World in Collapse: The Conversation We're Too Afraid to Have
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, safety, rights, politics, media, internet, interesting, humans, health, government, freedoms, ethics, environment, culture, crime, corruption, Letting Go, Collapse, breakdown )

Darren
- 1 day ago - wakeup-world.com
Over the past few months I've been feeling a deeper sense of grief over the state of the world with the accelerating breakdown that is playing out in every aspect of life on Earth.
John Oliver Takes on Charter Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: charter schools, John Oliver, ratings, school closings )

Dandelion
- 4 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
He exposed the waste, fraud and abuse that are far too common in the charter school industry. From schools that close in the middle of the year to companies that put profits above the well-being of students.
Private Prisons Are Not the Problem: Why Mass Incarceration Is the Real Issue
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, inmates, incarceration )

Freya
- 3 hours ago - alternet.org
Yes, the "prison-industrial complex" is bad - but the real problem is that too many people are in prison.
   

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