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The Forward Magazine's Character Assassination of Holocaust Survivors
Society & Culture  (tags: Defamation, anti-Judaism, anti-Semitism, activists, crime, culture, dishonesty, education, ethics, society )

Eleonora
- 1 day ago - forward.com
Given Hitler's voluminous rants about Jews, it is not surprising that one aspect of his obsession is less known: the pleasure he took in the spectacle of Jews deriding and defaming other Jews.
TAKE ACTION: Stand With Anti-Slavery Activist Andy Hall
Society & Culture  (tags: Andy Hall, British, campaigner, rights of migrant workers, investigation, Finnwatch, activists, culture, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 9 hours ago - walkfree.org
Andy Hall is a British campaigner with a special focus on the rights of migrant workers. Two years ago he undertook an investigation on behalf of Finnwatch into potential labour abuses at Natural Fruit
End Child Trafficking and Slavery - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, rights, child, crime, education, ethics, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, safety, society, women, violence, world )

Katherine
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
80% of sex trafficked youth from CA come from foster care!
From Gaza With the Worst News: Orphaned While at College in America
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, US, violence, death, children, education, family, sadness, society, women, travel, world )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
"I saw that the Ajrami family's house was bombed in the Jabaliya refugee camp, where I live, so I called my family, but no one was answering. "Finally my younger sister answered and was crying. I couldn't understand her."
Please Sign: UK, Stop Using Immigration Detainees as Cheap Labor
Society & Culture  (tags: immigration detainees, exploitation, UK, Serco, G4S, GEO, UK Home Office, Corporate Watch, Labor, Workers Rights, Britain )

Susan
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
UK immigration detention centers have found a not so creative way to save on costs. They're exploiting detainees in a way that's reminiscent of slave labor - to save themselves millions of pounds.
ICE BUCKET FRAUD
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty )

Bella
- 3 hours ago - politicalears.com
ALS FOUNDATION ADMITS THAT 73% OF DONATIONS ARE NOT USED FOR ALS RESEARCH
France: Two Teenage Muslim Girls Arrested for Planning Suicide Attack
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslims, Islam, terrorism, terrorists, suicide bombers, France, Jews, corruption, crime, death, ethics, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, violence )

Ge
- 8 hours ago - answeringmuslims.com
Young Muslim teenagers are turning to terrorism left and right, yet the only response from our leaders is to keep saying, "This has nothing to do with Islam." If terrorism has nothing to do with Islam, why don't we see similar numbers of Christians, Je
Woman With 4 Jobs Dies While Napping in Car
Society & Culture  (tags: jobs, work, women, poverty, tragedy, health )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Maria Fernandes, 32, of Newark, NJ, worked four jobs, including two at different Dunkin Donuts stores. In between working, she would often park in public lots and catch up on sleep.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Towns Don't Need Tanks: Our Communities Are Not War Zones
Society & Culture  (tags: police, society, safety, police vs. the public military grade wea, government, ethics, crime, culture, americans, politics, law, freedoms, usa, rights )

Cal
- 15 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Departments of Defense, Homeland Security, and Justice are funneling billions of dollars to state and local law enforcement agencies every year to help them purchase military weaponry and equipment. What business do DOD, DHS, and DOJ have funding a wa
Arielle Klagsbrun Calls on the Jewish Community to 'Love and Honor' Those Who Refuse to Support Israel (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Arielle Klagsburn, Israel, Palestine, world, freedoms, Human Rights, Israel, Palestine, dishonesty, ethics, humans, politics, society, rights, violence, culture )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
This is an incredible speech about Jewish excommunication and the code of silence on criticizing Israel. Klagsbrun grew up going to a conservative synagogue in the Boston area. Her father is a Holocaust survivor. Her grandparents are Holocaust survivors.
Homeless America: 'Everyone Should Be Able to Pee for Free With Dignity'
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, UN study, free restrooms homeless, children, family, society, sadness, safety, rights, humans, health, freedoms, ethics )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - america.aljazeera.com
More than 2.5 billion people around the world do not have access to toilets, the United Nations said Friday, mainly highlighting it as a problem for developing countries. But for many homeless Americans, finding a clean restroom can also be a challenge.
SAVE The Reindeer Economic Living ABOVE THE ARCTIC CIRKLE! Read the Petition Before Judging!
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Leiah
- 13 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Photo is my copywrite photo taken in Nellim Inari! In Scandinavia which are Norway; the northern parts are above the lattitude 70, Sweden, I am not sure about their Reindeer Economy; Finland and the northest part is on lattitude 70. After lattitude 70 NP
Islamic State Seeks to Use Bubonic Plague as a Weapon of War
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, Muslims, Islam, terrorists, terrorism, biological weapons, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, health, murder, religion, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Ge
- 8 hours ago - telegraph.co.uk
ISIL terrorists in Syria and Iraq have carried out research into the production of biological weapons, compiling a manual of how to make a device and sharing a religious edict that sanctions the use of weapons of mass destruction against civilians.
IF YOU ARE "WAITING FOR THE FACTS" FROM THE POLICE, YOU WILL BE WAITING FOR THE REST OF YOUR LIFE
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Ferguson Missouri, police, death, society, safety, dishonesty, culture, abuse, corruption, law, media, humans, murder, rights, sadness, politics, news )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - esquire.com
By now you've likely had the misfortune of wading knee-deep into the overflowing septic tank that passes for dialogue surrounding the Michael Brown story. "Waiting for all the facts to come in" is a common trope whenever there's a racially charged, or...
10 of the Most Evil Medical Experiments Conducted in History
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, culture, crime, violence, women, society, rights, gayrights, dishonesty, abuse, war, propaganda, military, lies, study, risks, research, medicine, health, government, cancer, drugs, death, disease, science )

Wild
- 4 hours ago - alternet.org
The subjects are usually society's most vulnerable and the doctors rarely have to answer for their horrific crimes.
No Charges for LASD Deputy Who Fatally Struck Cyclist While Typing on Computer
Society & Culture  (tags: Distracted Driving, texting and driving, Andrew Wood, Milton Olin Jr, LASD, police, death, traffic accident )

Crow
- 1 day ago - dailynews.com
Police Officer Will Not Be Charged For Killing Napster Exec While Texting And Driving, gets off on technicality...
Beinart Urges Young Jews to Get Arrested in the West Bank for the Sake of Zionism. Will They?
Society & Culture  (tags: Peter Beinart, West Bank Settlements, Hman Rights, Palestine, Israel, society, culture, freedoms, interesting, media, activists, politics, government, humans, world )

Carrie
- 8 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Peter Beinart has a column in Haaretz calling on American Jews who believe in the two-state solution to take direct action now and like the Mississippi Freedom Summer go out to the West Bank to oppose the settlement program.
California Passes Landmark Sexual Assault Law
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, law, california, sexual assault, society, safety, violence, abuse )

Darren
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- State lawmakers on Thursday passed a bill that would make California the first state to define when "yes means yes" while investigating sexual assaults on college campuses.
Federal Judge Halts Key Part of Texas Abortion Law
Society & Culture  (tags: Texas, women, abortion, clinics, laws )

Freya
- 1 day ago - news.msn.com
A federal judge Friday threw out new Texas abortion restrictions that would have effectively closed more than a dozen clinics in the state.
The Companies Making a Profit By Abusing the Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty capitalism, greed, probation, privatization, abuse, Human Rights Watch )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
In Orange County, Calif., the probation department's "supervised electronic confinement program," which monitors the movements of low-risk offenders, has been outsourced to a private company, Sentinel Offender Services.
6 Numbers That Show How Out of Whack America's Priorities Are
Society & Culture  (tags: wealth, salaries, inequality, Social Security, entitlements, taxes, greed )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Americans constantly hear about the threat of "entitlements," which in the case of Social Security and Medicare are more properly defined as "earned benefits." The real threat is the array of entitlements demanded by the very rich.
Is Religion Inherently Authoritarian?
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, progress, tolerance, ethics, morals )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Compared to secular reasoning, the religious establishment has been slow to act when it comes to moral progress.
Arizona Man Arrested for Burning, Urinating on Bible
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, freedom of expression, bibles, free speech, Arizona )

Freya
- 1 day ago - news.msn.com
A 22-year-old Arizona man calling himself "Dark Lord" has been arrested for allegedly burning a Bible and urinating on it outside a Christian-oriented homeless shelter in northern Arizona, police said on Friday.
What Your 1st-Grade Life Says About the Rest of It
Society & Culture  (tags: study, Americans, children, education, environment, family, society, culture, freedoms, sadness, abuse, crime, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 6 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Inside the ground-breaking and ultimately saddening 25-year study conducted by Johns Hopkins researchers Karl Alexander and Doris Entwisle, that examined 314 people from the first grade all the way to adulthood at age 28.Americans,
Israeli Youth Say Racism Is Their Identity
Society & Culture  (tags: Children, Education, Ethics, Family, Government, Israel, Middle East, Politics, Religion, Society )

Eleonora
- 17 hours ago - jfjfp.com
"As soon as I heard about the quarrel with that leftist girl [Michal], I was ready to throw a brick at her head and kill her ... all the leftists are Israel-haters. ... Those people have no place in our country - both the Arabs and the leftists."
Are We Drowning in a Sea of Irrelevance?
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, media, news, interesting, education, culture )

John
- 14 hours ago - ca.finance.yahoo.com
Let's explore a theatrical look on what is at stake when we don't take our information diet as seriously as our nutritional diet. Whether the internet is a mindless distraction or the greatest educational tool depends on how it is used.
Palestinian Film! What's That?
Society & Culture  (tags: film, melodrama, Ramallah, Suha, Arraf, Villa, Touma, Venice, Critics, Week, controversy )

Sam
- 6 hours ago - movies.yahoo.com
They tried to buy her Palestinian identity with $400,000.
The Royal Society: Connect, Influence, Inspire. Help to Plan Our Scientific Discussion Meeting Programme in 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: world, science, Royal Society, discussion, meeting, program )

Darren
- 1 day ago - royalsociety.org
Each meeting is organised by leaders in the field, using their expertise to ensure the key topics are covered. The focus on discussion throughout the meeting allows everyone, at any stage of their scientific career, to get involved in the conversation.
The 6 Strangest Libertarian Ideas
Society & Culture  (tags: Libertarians, parenting, business, charity, regulation )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
We must challenge libertarians on the extreme nature of their ideology.
The Voice of Peace - From Somwhere in the Mediterannean
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, activists, philanthropy, politics )

Heribert
- 17 hours ago - phoenix.de
Yesterday we had the opportunity to see a great documentation about the life and deeds of Abie Nathan. If ever you manage to see this film, take the time! Today we need lots of Abie Nathans!
 

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