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'Some Sort of Hell': How One of the Wealthiest Cities in America Treats Its Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, ethics, culture, children, abuse, family, corruption, child, rights, society, politics, law, media, movies, violence, usa, safety, police, dishonesty, environment )

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The city refuses to provide affordable housing, yet won't tolerate people living outdoors.When San Jose dismantled the "Jungle," the nation's largest homeless encampment, many of its residents with nowhere to go scattered. They found hiding places in the
Freed Israeli Conscientious Objector: They Tried to Break Me
Society & Culture  (tags: Uriel Ferera, occupation-siege on Gaza-Palestine, resistance, conscientious-objector, israeli state repression, apartheid state, racism, human rights violations, BDS, military prison, Israeli illegal occupation, freedoms, society, activists, news, world )

- 1 day ago -
Uriel Ferera says he doesn't feel like he lost the 177 days that he spent in military prison. 'The opposite. I fought for my principles -- to not lend a hand to the occupation.'
Robin Williams Had A SHOCKING Demand While On Set That No One Knew Until Now - LittleThings.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, celebrity, ethics, humans, GoodNews )

- 1 day ago -
We were all devastated when we lost Robin Williams. He was a brilliant actor, a gifted comedian, a loving father, and a kind man dedicated to charitable causes.
What It's Like To Marry An Atheist When You Believe In God
Society & Culture  (tags: family, religion )

- 14 hours ago -
As long as you respect each others beliefs and accept each other despite them, you should have no problems in your marriage.
2014: The Year Propaganda Came Of Age
Society & Culture  (tags: Propaganda, media, lies, deception, cover-ups, brainwashing, "news", goverments, global war on truth )

- 9 hours ago -
"..I think if anything defines 2014 for me, it's the advent of incessant claims for which no proof - apparently - needs to be provided. The year of 'beautiful blue eyes', in other words. Never no proof, you just have to believe what your government says.
Reverse Course on Police Militarization or Reap the Whirlwind
Society & Culture  (tags: USA, militarization of police, peace enforcers, law enforcement officers, retraining police )

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A wholesale reversal of course away from police militarization to a retraining of police so they see their role as being peace officers, not law-enforcement officers. Police should not be armed troops who come in to act as an occupying army.
Society & Culture  (tags: loving parents, life, childhood, adulthood, family, sacrifice, education, selfless, caring, support, guidance, motivation, education )

- 1 day ago -
I loved this story and wanted to share it...I'm glad I had the loving parents who gave me all I needed to be what, who and how I am today. I was blessed! quote:"I also knew that sometimes--just sometimes--the father you get is the father you want." unquote
Pepe the Autism-Support Dog Dramatically Improves Life for Girl and Family
Society & Culture  (tags: autism support dog, family, training, culture, health, humans, safety, society )

- 1 day ago -
Training takes about 100 hours over 20 weeks and advanced trainer Nick Toni said the regimen is a combination of navigating busy urban centres and using public transit.
A Holiday Message From The NRA Inspires Hilarious Stupidity From Its Supporters
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, NRA, americans, society, safety, violence )

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To hell with milk and cookies. What better way to thank Santa for his visit to your home on Christmas than with a snack of bullets? That was the message NRA News, the lobbyist's media website, posted on its Facebook page on Dec. 24.
A Rockwell Painting Gets Beautifully Modified To Show Modern American Diversity
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, gayrights, ethnicity, diversity, glbt, lgbt )

- 22 hours ago -
A standout lithograph from a historic Norman Rockwell series is returning to notoriety, thanks to (of all things) Tylenol®. This time, though, it has a modern-day theme, complete with modern diversity.
NATO Holds Ceremony Closing Afghan, OEF, Mission
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, republicans, americans, military, troops, war, media, ethics, violence, world )

- 11 hours ago -
Event carried out in secret due to threat of Taliban strikes in Afghan capital, which has been hit by repeated bombings
Rookie Police Officer in Arizona Killed During Domestic Violence Call
Society & Culture  (tags: police officers, killings, line of duty )

- 7 hours ago -
A rookie police officer who was answering a domestic violence call has died from gunshot wounds, the Flagstaff, Arizona, Police Department said Saturday.
Guide: How to Deal With Telemarketers
Society & Culture  (tags: telemarketers, calls, sales call, culture, environment, ethics, humans, society )

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If you hate being called with an uninvited sales call, you are a member of a very big club. In fact, very few people don't belong to this club, including the people making the sales calls.
US-Cuba: New Life for Cuba's Classic Cars?
Society & Culture  (tags: cuba, cars, embargo, u.s., Cubans, MECHANICS, technicians, world, culture, humans, society )

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The half-century-old embargo on most U.S. exports has turned Cubans into some of the most inventive mechanics in the world, technicians capable of engineering feats long lost to the modern world
Through Animation, a Tribute to His Fallen Marine Brothers
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, culture, violence, world )

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Nov 11, 2014 - In August 2005, Marine Lance Cpl. Travis Williams and his squad were sent on a rescue mission in Barwanah, Iraq. En route, their vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb. Of Travis' entire 12-person team, he alone survived. Here, Travis refle
Confessions of a One-Time Religious Right Icon
Society & Culture  (tags: Bigotry, Religion, Religious Right, GOP, Republicans, Far Right, Extremism, Violence, Religious Violence )

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Schaeffer helped to create this monster, and he reminds us 'the American right is not about politics as most people understand it but about religious absolutes.' Their religion. Their absolutes. And we ignore it at the peril of all we hold dear.
Half of All Children Will Be Autistic By 2025, Warns Senior Research Scientist at MIT
Society & Culture  (tags: GMO, FOOD, corruption, dishonesty, cover-up, politics, rights, education, children, child, activists, news, corruption )

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Why? Evidence points to glyphosate toxicity from the overuse of Monsanto's Roundup herbicide on our food. For over three decades, Stephanie Seneff, PhD, has researched biology and technology, over the years publishing over 170 scholarly peer-
Christmas Present for Museveni
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBTRights )

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German online dating company Gleichklang sent Museveni Biological Exuberance - Animal Homosexuality and Natural Diversity, by Canadian biologist Bruce Bagemihl. Although I doubt, he will read it, I find it a good idea. ;-)
Wyllow Rose Coven to Hold Celtic Cross Ritual
Society & Culture  (tags: Pagan )

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This January 3rd, Wyllow Rose Coven will be graciously hosting a public rite where they will conduct The Celtic Cross Ritual. The Wyllow Rose Coven is a BTW coven. You do not see many of those out and about now, so this may be a great chance to get ...

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