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24 Hours in Support of MSF/DWB - 6/7 September 2014   video
Society & Culture  (tags: world, health, society, philanthropy, goodnews, ethics, activists, MSF, charity, fund raiser, online )

Mike
- 41 minutes ago - youtube.com
Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) or Doctors Without Borders, is a humanitarian-aid non-governmental charity that helps people worldwide where the need is greatest. Join us for 24 hours in support of MSF/DWB over the weekend of 6/7 September 2014.
One Human Family - Food for All   video
Society & Culture  (tags: education, culture, goodnews, society )

Olga
- 51 minutes ago - youtube.com
Based on an ancient story about hunger and sharing, this animated video is part of Caritas' "One Human Family, Food for All" campaign. The "allegory of the long spoons" teaches us that when we struggle to feed only ourselves, everyone goes hungry.
United Nations Wants USA to Stop Police Brutality
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, culture, ethics, government, police, law, society, rights, usa, violence )

Angelus
- 3 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
In NH, i know of a man who was arrested by 3 officers, chained on legs and handcuffed and chained to a wall, held for 5 hours before being told what it was about and had 8 officers remove him from a police van. The DMV had mistakenly revoked his license!
Americans Uniting Over Police Abuses
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, activists, culture, corruption, crime, dishonesty, death, children, ethics, family, government, law, police, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, usa, travel )

Angelus
- 3 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
What ever happened to the neighborhood beat policeman, who was viewed more as friend and ally then enemy? Why are police trained to be so brutal? Perhaps we need police who are people NOT driven by power or sadism or control
2 Florida Police Chiefs Suspended for Imposing Scandalous Quotas
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, police, law, traffic quotas, scam, scandal, sadness, society, rights, travel, usa, politics, ethics, freedoms, dishonesty, corruption, crime )

Angelus
- 4 hours ago - news.msn.com
Quotas are a problem everywhere in America with police as hired thugs and bullies to carry it out
Readers Weigh in on Right Age to Let Kids Walk Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: readers, kids, walk alone, children, school, culture, education, family, humans, safety, society )

Lone
- 5 hours ago - thestar.com
The majority agree, by 9, most children are old enough to make the trek to school without a parent.
Your Block May Say a Lot About Your Politics
Society & Culture  (tags: politics, culture, americans, humans, society )

Sandra
- 5 hours ago - kansascity.com
A flurry of research in the last few years has illuminated what we've long known: People tend to live among like-minded neighbors, whether it's intentional, unconscious or strictly a matter of economics.
Driver Inspired After His Family Touched By Cancer
Society & Culture  (tags: driver, inspired, cancer, canadian cancer society, canada, patients, volunteer, appointments, family, health, humans, society, transportation )

Lone
- 5 hours ago - thestar.com
A music producer and dad to four, Craig Martin is a busy guy. But he still finds time to volunteer for the Canadian Cancer Society, once a week driving cancer patients to and from appointments across Toronto.
Bizarre Case of Teacher as Terrorist, or Not
Society & Culture  (tags: Dorchester County Public School, Patrick McLaw, Mace lane Middle School, investigation, freedom of speech, government, freedoms, society, education )

Rodney
- 5 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
Maryland middle school teacher has been placed on administrative leave after he allegedly authored two fiction books using a pseudonym, with one depicting a "futuristic school shooting."
Disabled Leader: An Oxymoron?
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, arts, celebrity, education, GoodNews, government, interesting, politics, rights, society, women, humans )

W.J.
- 7 hours ago - goldenroom.co.uk
Looking back to ancient heroes and warrior kings for clues as to why Disabled people and women are excluded from leadership. Victoria Richards asks why we demand perfect health and physical images of strength from our leaders today.
Resisting the Surveillance State in Germany
Society & Culture  (tags: world, surveillance, germany, intelligence, humans, society, protest, freedoms, Weltnetz )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - therealnews.com
On Saturday, August 30, more than 6000 people took to the streets of Berlin, Germany to protest against intelligence agencies' mass surveillance produced by Weltnetz
British Man Attacked for Using Women-Only Till at Riyadh Supermarket
Society & Culture  (tags: world, women, violence, society, safety, abuse, americans, british, saudi women, Riyadh, supermarket, attack, women-only )

Darren
- 7 hours ago - dailymail.co.uk
'That's my wife, how dare you': Shocking moment British man and his Saudi wife are attacked after using women-only till at Riyadh supermarket
Less Work, More Play: Quebec Elementary School Bans Homework for the Year
Society & Culture  (tags: Elementary school, homework, quebec, classroom, child, children, culture, education, humans, society )

Lone
- 23 hours ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Students at a Quebec elementary school may be some of the happiest in the country as they prepare for another year in the classroom.
TAKE ACTION: Join Us in Urging the President to Declare March 31 as the Cesar Chavez National Day of Service
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, farm workers, Cesar Chavez, government, politics, activists, organziers, Day of service )

Robert
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
On this Labor Day we honor his legacy and commitment to lending a voice to the voiceless, but we seek to take this a step further to a full Day of Service. Please sign if you haven't done so already.
From NY to Texas, KKK Recruits With Candies and Fliers
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, kkk, culture, environment, ethics, family, news, sadness, safety, society, usa, violence, women, world, racism, bigotry, white supremacy )

Frank
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
"Carlos Enrique Londoño laughs at the Ku Klux Klan recruitment flier recently left on the driveway of his suburban New York home. It's unlikely the group would accept him."- cnn.com
Former Canadian Nazi Runs for Office in Ontario's Cottage Country
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, humans, politics, society, canadian, nazi, running for office, ontario, cottage country, nazi, white supremacist activism )

Lone
- 1 day ago - thestar.com
John Beattie claims his Nazi days are behind him, but his white supremacist activism still horrifies the people in his town
The Companies Making a Profit By Abusing the Poor - New York Times
Society & Culture  (tags: society, politics, police, media, law, government, ethics, culture, crime, abuse, corruption, dishonesty, rights, safety )

Wild
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
We're increasingly shifting costs to those least able to afford to pay.
German Intel Chief: IS Attack in Europe Just a Matter of Time
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, Islam, Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, Germany, Europecorruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Ge
- 1 day ago - israelnationalnews.com
Germany's intelligence head said Sunday that his state, like the UK, France and other western nations, faces a very high danger of citizens returning to conduct terror attacks from Syria and Iraq, where they are fighting in the ranks of the extremist Is
   

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