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PETITION - Protect the Free Speech of Student Journalists
Society & Culture  (tags: free speech, student journalists, usa, americans, ethics, government, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
The Cronkite New Voice Act would protect high school and college reporters from being punished for editorial content. It is similar to protections for professional journalists, protections that make the United States an icon
Indian Country Remembers the Trauma of Children Taken From Their Parents
Society & Culture  (tags: native american, indigenous, child abuse, Families Belong Together, USA, America, history, society, government, family, children, trauma )

- 1 day ago -
As Congress prepares to debate separating families at the border, a look back at America's past with the cruel practice.
101-Year-Old Florida Man Still Volunteers for Meals on Wheels
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, senior citizen )

- 1 day ago -
And they say the elderly shouldn't be allowed to drive.
Canada Aims to Avoid Detaining Migrant Children, But It Happens
Society & Culture  (tags: canada, detaining migrant shildren, U.S. culture, americans, family, government, rights, society, world )

- 23 hours ago -
The U.S. is the focus of international outrage for its policy of separating children from their parents and detaining them after they cross the border in search of asylum.But Canada has also detained migrant children
Tell Congress That Families Belong Together
Society & Culture  (tags: families, kids, human rights, immigrants, immigration, refugees, petitions )

- 16 hours ago -
The Trump administration's policy of separating families at the border is inhumane, causing needless trauma for children and families. The United States has been a beacon of hope for hundreds of years.
'God Has Snuck In': Dominionist Pastor Applauds Trump's 'Stealth' Theocracy
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, mountebanks, frauds, baloney, dominionists, right-wingers )

- 14 hours ago -
Andrew Wommack is a Christian grifter in Colorado who exploits the Internet to steal money from college students and other devotees of his particularly odious "ministry."
'America Is Better Than This': What a Doctor Saw in a Texas Shelter for Migrant Children
Society & Culture  (tags: immigrants, immigration, children, kids, families, injustice )

- 14 hours ago -
The small shelter along the Texas border to Mexico held 60 beds and a little playground for children. Rooms were equipped with toys, books and crayons. To Colleen Kraft, this shelter looked, in many ways, like a friendly environment for children.
These Are the Only Remaining Democrats That Still Haven't Signed the Discharge Petition to Save Net Neutrality
Society & Culture  (tags: communications, computers, Internet, civil rights, Congress )

- 16 hours ago -
Outside of DC, net neutrality is not a partisan issue. Poll after poll shows that the overwhelming majority of voters, including Republicans, Democrats, and Independents, oppose the FCC's repeal of open Internet protections.
We Are All Prisoners Of The Surveillance State
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, freedoms, humans, law, interesting, education, government, ethics, religion, police, rights, sadness, society, usa, world, politics, culture, corruption, 1984 surveillance state, orwellian prison, NWO shadow government )

- 15 hours ago -
Whitehead clearly makes the case that government eyes are watching us, but he misses the Technocrats who are doing the watching and why they are watching. Technocracy is the Utopian goal, technology is the means to get there and data is the...
Stop Congress From Undermining the Johnson Amendment
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, separation of church and state, laws, Congress, elections, candidates, voting, petitions )

- 14 hours ago -
Earlier this year, you helped us protect the Johnson Amendment from being repealed in the "tax reform" bill. But the fight isn't over. The Johnson Amendment prevents registered nonprofit organizations from endorsing candidates for office.
Call on the USA to Stop Separating Asylum Seeking Parents and Children ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, children, family, government, environment )

- 1 hour ago -
The Trump administration has made an announcement in response to global outrage. The Executive Order imprisons families indefinitely. The United States cannot continue to treat vulnerable families fleeing horrific violence and persecution like criminals
Israel Pushing Law to Make Filming Soldiers IllegalâEUR"Violators to Be Imprisoned for a Decade
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, freedoms, ethics, government, law, news, humans, rights, sadness, politics, society, police, Israel, filming soldiers, prison, donĀ“t tape the slaughter of palestinian, tyranny, Bibi stupid )

- 15 hours ago -
The Israeli government is reportedly targeting journalists and human rights group with a newly proposed bill that would outlaw the filming of Israeli troops, which critics are calling an obvious attempt to hide war crimes that are regularly...
Charlottesville Rally Organizer Requests Permit for 'White Civil Rights Rally' in Washington
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, americans, culture, environment, ethics, family, government, humans, news, politics, religion, rights, sadness, society, usa, violence, women, world, freedoms )

- 3 hours ago -
The organizer of the deadly white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last year has applied for a permit to hold a "white civil rights rally" in front of the White House in August.
These Tales of Kindness From the World Cup Are the Best Examples of Humanity at Its Finest
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, culture, education, ethics, GoodNews, humans, interesting, internet, media, rights, society, world cup, football, kindness tales, Humanity at its best, hope, good people )

- 15 hours ago -
Even if youâEUR(TM)re not crazy about sports, the World Cup often brings out the best stories of compassion and international peace. And this yearâEUR(TM)s tournament in the Russian city of Sochi is no exception. For starters, the Japanese fans have made...

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