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Take A Stand - Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Social Security, join campaign, USA, expand Social Security benefits, Elders, Seniors, aged, disabled, Veterans )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - takeastand.aarp.org
Every candidate should have a plan to keep Social Security strong. Petition at the top to sign and to join the campaign go to the bottom of form to sign up.
Stop Orlando's Gun Show on July 2nd-3rd
Society & Culture  (tags: Guns, killing, gun control, death, crime, culture, safety, violence, news )

Beth
- 19 hours ago - change.org
Orlando is hosting a gun show event sponsored by Florida Gun Show on July 2nd-3rd where the AR-15 will be available for purchase. For the sake of the 49 victims of the PULSE shooting and to save future lives, this must be permanently cancelled.
A Mom Used a Photo of Her 3-Year-Old to Make a Statement About Gun Control - Business Insider
Society & Culture  (tags: gun control, preschool, lockdown, mass murder, assault weapons, evil NRA )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - businessinsider.com
The moment she told me what she was doing I broke down. She was practicing for a lockdown drill at her preschool and what you should do if you are stuck in a bathroom. At that moment all innocence of what I thought my three-year-old possessed was gone.
Pulse Nightclub To Hold Latin Night Street Party Thursday : The Two-Way : NPR
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT Community, Pulse nightclub, Latin night street party, mass shooting, recovery, community support )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - npr.org
The owner of Orlando's Pulse nightclub, where 49 clubgoers were shot and killed on June 12, says she and her staff will host a 'Latin Night' street party on Thursday. 'We need to show that we are strong, that Pulse continues and that we appreciate
The Dark Ages!
Society & Culture  (tags: India, society, culture, male chauvinism, traditions, taboos, inequalities, "purity", Rashmi Oberoi, The Citizen India )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - thecitizen.in
Why are such Stone Age taboos still being followed and why are we as a society allowing it to thrive? These are questions that need answering and they also need to be sorted out rather than brushed under the carpet.
Petition to Allow Flexibility in the Issuance of (Florida's) Amber Alerts for Missing Children
Society & Culture  (tags: child safety, abduction, missing children, amber alerts, law enforcement, Florida, Diana Alvares )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - change.org
I normally don't sign one-line petitions. But after the four-day delay in issuing an Amber Alert for 9 YO Diana Alvares, it's clear that the criteria must be less stringent.
What Happens When Gay People Are Told That Homosexuality Is A Sin? | ThinkProgress
Society & Culture  (tags: LGBT rights, Human Rights, Trans Rights, conversion therapy, Orlando shootings, Conservative Christians, mental health, Gay children )

BMutiny
- 8 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Conservative Christians have long argued that their condemnations of homosexuality are couched in love, complete with the catchy slogan, 'love the sinner, hate the sin.' But that message - that homosexuality is a sin - is harmful in and of itself.
Brexit Is Happening, and This Is What You Voted for
Society & Culture  (tags: Great Britain, EU, Brexit, fear, emotion, implications, intolerance, stand alone, uncertainty, insecurity )

Evelyn
- 21 hours ago - independent.co.uk
This morning I also feel as if Britain has lost part of its greatness. For me, Great Britain symbolised acceptance and tolerance in the modern era; a part of this has now been lost.
Abuse Women All You Want, But Don't Get Caught In A Selfie!
Society & Culture  (tags: Righteous, hypocrite, religious, pious, flirtatious, cleric, mufti, Abdul, Qavi, Qandeel, Baloch, selfie )

Sam
- 1 day ago - timesofindia.indiatimes.com
An Islamic cleric suspended for appearing in a selfie with social media starlet Qandeel Baloch.
Judge Rules FBI Can Hack Any Time, Any, Place, Anywhere
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, freedoms, law )

Rob
- 13 hours ago - theregister.co.uk
A federal district court in Virginia has ruled that the FBI has the right to hack into computers around the world without getting a local warrant, and without any review by courts.
SAUDI ARABIA: FREE RAIF BADAWI
Society & Culture  (tags: Saudi Arabia, Raif Badawi, canada, briman prison, jeddah city, abuse, government, rights, politics, world )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - e-activist.com
Raif Badawi should be in Canada, with his wife and their three children. Instead he is spending time in Briman prison, Jeddah City, Saudi Arabia. Amnesty is calling for is immediate and unconditional release.
FREE CANADIAN-IRANIAN CITIZEN DR. HOMA HOODFAR
Society & Culture  (tags: Dr. Hoodfar, iran, canadian-iranian citizen, visiting family, archival research, abuse, culture, family, freedoms, humans, government, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - e-activist.com
Dr. Hoodfar was in Iran visiting family and undertaking some archival research on womenâEUR(TM)s participation in public life since 1906 when Revolutionary Guards detained her for questioning March 10, 2016. Authorities searched the house, seizing her passport
Tell Your Senators: No Deal on GMO Labels!
Society & Culture  (tags: health, children, dishonesty, ethics, rights, corruption )

Alice
- 5 hours ago - salsa3.salsalabs.com
A substantial majority of Americans would be deprived of their right to know if GMO labeling were done through QR codes. PLEASE SIGN !!!!!!!!!!!
A Visual History of Urbanization
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, society )

Rob
- 7 hours ago - metrocosm.com
Watch 6,000 Years of Urbanization in 3 Minutes.
Standing on Backs of Global Poor, Filthy Rich Getting Even Filthier
Society & Culture  (tags: The rich and the poor )

Michael
- 11 hours ago - commondreams.org
For every person with more than $30 million, there are over 4800 people living in extreme poverty'
   

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