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Free Leonard Peltier - PETITION -
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonard Peltier, American Indian Movement, Native American Rights )

- 19 hours ago -
Leonard Peltier was a member of the American Indian Movement (AIM), which promotes Native American rights. In 1975, during a confrontation involving AIM members, two FBI agents were shot dead. Peltier was convicted of their murders, ....
We Need a Real Social Security Benefit Increase! - Petitions
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, zero net gain, Medicare, too small increase, COLA )

- 4 hours ago -
Next year's cost of living adjustment for Social Security will be a meager 0.3 percent $5 per month. For all Social Security beneficiaries who receive Medicare next years COLA is likely to go entirely towards rising premiums. So it is effectively zero
You Say You Want a Gender Revolution? This Comic Is Leading the Way
Society & Culture  (tags: Middle East, women, comics, Arabs, gender issues )

- 1 day ago -
In a dystopian future, a heroine rises against the status quo to lead a revolution against an unjust ruler. No, it's not Katniss Everdeen from the Hunger Games trilogy. Her name is Latifa, and she is busting stereotypes of Arab women.
Impeach Judge for Lax Incest, Rape Sentence
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, sadness, violence )

- 22 hours ago -
Sad, Disgusting, Angry, Low Life Scum. Please sign and share.
Oglala Lakota Nursing Bringing the Elders Home - ICTMN.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: Oglala Lakota, Elders nursing home, opening soon )

- 1 day ago -
Oglala Lakota Nursing, Bringing the Elders Home
Ban Barbaric Executions in Saudi Arabia
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, crime, death, murder, violence, human rights )

- 17 hours ago -
Over 130 people were put to death this year for minor crimes. The most common form of execution is beheading. For crimes like adultery stoning is used. Other "crimes" with the death penalty are homosexuality, witchcraft, and burglary.
10 Needlessly Gendered Halloween Costumes
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween, costumes, sexism )

- 1 day ago -
It's the time of year when Americans are finalizing their Halloween costumes. But plenty of tricks are in store for women who want to dress up as familiar characters. Even seemingly neutral costumes reveal the unequal way women are treated.
Kick Judge John McKeon Off the Bench-43 Days for Rape Is Horrific
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, rape, incest, child, judge John McKeon )

- 17 hours ago -
A man from Montana repeatedly raped his 12-year-old daughter and Judge John McKeon sentenced him to only 43 days in jail. The prosecution recommended a 25-year sentence but Judge McKeon completely ignored that recommendation.
Demand UK Police Record and Investigate Modern Slavery Crimes PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, slavery, protection )

- 2 hours ago -
It is one of the worst crimes imaginable. The victims are stripped of their basic rights and freedoms. They are kept isolated from society and from loved ones. Often they are forced to live in cramped and squalid conditions
Video: Police Viciously Attacked Peaceful Protesters at the Dakota Access Pipeline
Society & Culture  (tags: Dakota Access Pipeline, Protectors, peaceful protest, police, abuse, arrests )

- 16 hours ago -
Native American organizers lit sage and prayed for protection from police brutality before setting off on the 8-mile trek. Many in the crowd were emotional as they stood over what was once their ancestral burial grounds.
Ancient Papyrus Scroll Found With Earliest Hebrew Mention of Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: ancient Hebrew, Jerusalem, First Temple period, packing slip )

- 2 hours ago -
IAA announces finding of extra-biblical document, written in ancient Hebrew script dated back to the 7th Century BC. (video: )
I Went Undercover With a Border Militia. Here's What I Saw. | Mother Jones
Society & Culture  (tags: militia )

- 1 hour ago -
We should ALL be afraid of actions like this.
NJ Dad Jumps From Bridge Holding 2 Kids; He Dies, They Live
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, murder, children, death, crime, police, violence )

- 15 hours ago -
It's nothing short of a miracle. What kind of a monster would do something like this?
Poll: Respect for Police Near All-Time High
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, police, crime, law )

- 16 hours ago -
They have earned it. They are the closest thing to superheroes the world has.
Jack Chick, Cartoonist Behind Hundreds Of Homophobic, Paranoid Christian Tracts, Dead At 92
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, obituary, death, media )

- 16 hours ago -
Tha guy gave Christianity a bad name with his comics.

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