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Bernie Has a Plan to End This Kind of Exploitation of Women, What's Hillary's?
Society & Culture  (tags: sugar, daddy, women, funding, college, education, sex, student, loans, debt )

Sam
- 13 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
What do you think of a country where Sugar Daddies are entrusted with the education of our women?
Justice for Transgender Man Killed in Possible Hate Crime
Society & Culture  (tags: Trangender Man attacked and killed, Transgender Equality )

Peter
- 22 hours ago - forcechange.com
Target: Eric S. Miller, District Attorney of Vermont! Goal: Punish the person who attacked a transgender man and left him for dead. A transgender man died from severe injuries after a possible bias-driven attack. The person responsible is still at large
Rape Victims Are Now Having to Crowdfund Hospital Bills
Society & Culture  (tags: Rape, US Healthcare, Rape Kits, Money, rape victims, Crowdfuning, violence, women, usa )

Cat
- 1 day ago - dailydot.com
This is so grotesque. The request on the GoFundMe crowdfunding page by "Ann On" is simple and heartbreaking: "I was attacked over a year ago and today I got a hospital bill for my emergency room visit.
Christian Peddling Creepy 'Discipline' Sticks Wants to Keep His Business a Secret
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, fundamentalism, children, punishment, discipline, cruelty )

Freya
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
A reclusive man describing himself as a fundamentalist Christian is attempting to resume sales of a "virtually indestructible" stick he sold as a disciplinary tool -without drawing attention to himself.
The Black Wall, A Song For Memorial Day   video
Society & Culture  (tags: music, Vietnam War, death, veterans, Memorial Day, song )

Sue
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Akron Ohio musician Jim Ballard and his band perform Jim's original song The Black Wall. The video is by Mike Hay and shows a live performance as well as footage of the Vietnam War and the Memorial Wall in Washington DC.
Women Confronting Girl After Date Slips âEUR~DrugâEUR(TM) Into Her Drink Are Horrified By How She Knows Him
Society & Culture  (tags: Rape, friend, women, GoodNews )

Cheryl A.
- 17 hours ago - injo.com
'"He pulled her glass toward him, kind of awkwardly, then he took out a little black vial. He opened it up and dropped something in." Peace.
The Religious Right's Policing of Sex Robs Pleasure From the Underprivileged
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, sex, control )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Religious conservatives want an exclusive right to dole out the privilege of sexual pleasure and intimacy on their own terms - and leave a lot of people out.
What To Do When Child Protective Services Knocks: A Must Read for All Parents!
Society & Culture  (tags: families, children, Child Protective Services, CPS, injustice, kidnapping, homeschooling, marijuana, pot, free-range kids, advice )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thinkaboutnow.com
A Child Protective Services whistleblower explains what to do if CPS comes after your family.
7-Year-Old Boy Left in Bear-Infested Mountain Region By Parents 'to Discipline Him'
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, children, culture )

Olga
- 16 hours ago - mirror.co.uk
Education doesn´t mean punishment. It is incredible how stupid things still happens all over the world. The boy was left alone in an island that is home to the deadly Ussuri brown bear.
Twenty-Two Signs That We Live in a Rape Culture
Society & Culture  (tags: Rape Culture, society, women, Victim Blaming, Sexual Violence, violence, law, government, media, rights, culture, crime, police, politics )

Cat
- 11 hours ago - indy100.independent.co.uk
Painfully accurate. A rape culture is one in which sexual violence is the norm, and everyday practices normalise, trivialise and even excuse rape.
A New Memorial Day Tradition, Burning The Confederate Flag
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, society, freedoms )

Rob
- 9 hours ago - nationofchange.org
Burn and bury kits that allow people to print out their own Confederate flag at home, suitable for burning.
The Bedouin Case and the Illegal Jewish Villages
Society & Culture  (tags: Bedouin villages, Israeli illegal occupation-land thefts, land annexation-zionism, racism-apartheid state, Palestinian human rights violations, world, settlements, news-media, end US Aid to Israel, americans, culture, abuse, religion, society, crime )

Jess
- 1 day ago - rhr.org.il
Whoever believes the treatment of Bedouin in unrecognized villages has to do with upholding the law should be aware of the treatment of illegal Jewish villages created after the founding of Israel
How Teenagers Got Police to Back Down and Remove Military-Grade Weaponry From Their High Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, education, students, California, Los Angeles, militarization of police, law enforcement, demonstrations )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - alternet.org
Los Angeles high school students and organizers forced police to remove grenade launchers and M-16s from their arsenals.
Military Grade Weapons Removed From Los Angeles School!
Society & Culture  (tags: Police Militariztion, culture, education, activists, children, government, news, safety, society )

Mitchell
- 16 hours ago - alternet.org
A little less police militarization after peaceful actions included apologies, even! The federal program that has led to militarization may be back in the spotlight... in a good way.
Amid Election Chaos, Communities Show Where the Real Power Is
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, politics, rights, society )

Kathy
- 9 hours ago - yesmagazine.org
There is real disquiet among the American people, with two out of three saying they are dissatisfied with the direction of the country, according to the Pew Research Center.
Yet Another Example of Prison Abuse in the USA
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, suicide, death, murder, killing, prisons, corruption, culture, death, ethics, police, law, violence, usa, sadness, safety, society, politics, religion, rights )

Angelus
- 6 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Prisons are houses of horror that perhaps an independent agency needs to investigate, like DHHS
Israel Rushes Aid to Flood-Stricken Sri Lanka
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Sri Lanka, floods, Humanitarian Aid )

David
- 4 hours ago - unitedwithisrael.org
In response to massive flooding Israel provided $20,000 worth of immediate disaster relief supplies to the Disaster Relief Management Ministry of Sri Lanka over the weekend.
Dozens Shot Over Memorial Day Weekend As The Collapse Of Chicago Accelerates
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Stephen
- 4 hours ago - govtslaves.info
Chaos and violence threaten to spiral out of control in Americas third largest city, and nobody seems to have any idea how to solve the problem.
Confronting the Myth of Journalistic Objectivity
Society & Culture  (tags: Mainstream Media )

Walter L
- 1 day ago - theinternationalforecaster.com
It exposes a few of the many examples of bias in the mainstream media (from Bilderberger Charlie Rose to World Federalist Walter Cronkite to CIA Anderson Cooper), it also lays out in detail why the idea that journalism can ever be objective at all is no
Venezuela Is Shutting Down | Fellowship of the Minds
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, world, society, sadness, news, government, culture, crime )

Earths
- 1 day ago - fellowshipoftheminds.com
Courts and other government offices operate for only two half-days a week, the equivalence of one full day.
Prince''s Legacy of Generosity
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, celebrity, blacks, charity, Prince, giving, culture, GoodNews, humans, usa, family, children )

Angelus
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
He really did try to take of his own
5 Myths About Putting People in Prison and What Actually Works.
Society & Culture  (tags: Prison )

Michael
- 17 hours ago - upworthy.com
So as I grew up, I understood prison as just another place: You go to the grocery store when you need food, you go to church on Sundays, and you go to prison if you do something bad.
Veterans Day: Honor the Brave Soldiers!
Society & Culture  (tags: Veterans Day, Memorial Day, interesting, humans, freedoms, education, society, world, usa, news, family, culture )

Club
- 23 hours ago - clubfemina.com
Veterans Day or Memorial Day is the day when we honor the brave man and women who fought for our country, who served with honor and dignity this land and paid the price so we can enjoy a simple and yet comfy life. On this day we shall honor our veterans!
Judge Says It Was Ok for Officers to Shoot Those Fleeing Katrina
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, crime, corruption, Katrina, judges, law, courts, children, family, ethics, culture, death, rights, sadness, safety, society, usa, violence, women, police, law )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
This is why judges should be more monitored and a system to efficiently remove them if needed be put in place
British Scientist Plans To Genetically Modify Human Embryos After Ethics CommitteeâEUR(TM)s Approval
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, children, crime, culture, dishonesty, ethics, family, freedoms, government, law, news, rights, sadness, society, genetic manipulation, humanity playing God, usual disaster )

Ricardo
- 7 hours ago - theeventchronicle.com
Genetically modified humans might seem like a far-out idea that has a place only in science fiction but is actually what some scientists have in store for humanity in the very near future. After receiving the go-ahead from the Human Fertilization...
BYU Treats Rape Victims as the Perpetrators
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, colleges, students, rape, family, ethics, crime, culture, violence, women, usa, rights, sadness, safety, society, education, law, police )

Angelus
- 7 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
I have heard of a lot of police departments all around the country doing this. Not to mention the many thousands of rape kits these victims had to pay or and which have not been tested
 

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