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Petitioning Victoria's Secret
Society & Culture  (tags: society, women, world, women's body, what is perfect? )

Zora
- 1 day ago - change.org
Apologise for, and amend the irresponsible marketing of your new bra range 'Body'
Protect Native American Burial Ground - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Barbara
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Please protect the Native American burial ground in Iowa......constructions should not restore the land of the Native Americans.
UltraViolet | Stop the Sexual Assault of Women at Karnes! Petition
Society & Culture  (tags: Texas, violence, safety, women, detention centers, rape, Homeland Security )

Kathryn
- 15 hours ago - act.weareultraviolet.org
Countless women have been raped at a for-profit detention center in Texas. Male guards at Karnes County Residential Center have open access to women detainees' cells at any time of the day or night. Women detail an environment of rape and harassment.
What's Your Halloween IQ?
Society & Culture  (tags: Halloween Weekend, test, education, culture, GoodNews, humans, interesting, society, women, world )

Frank
- 12 hours ago - cnn.com
No tricks here, just some fun facts about the sweetest, spookiest holiday: Halloween. Can you scare up the answers? (No peeking at the Internet for clues!)
Welcome Aboard Israel's Apartheid Bus
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, transportation - bus, settlers, racism, segregation, occupation, racism/discrimination )

Jess
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
Defense Minister Ya'alon is kowtowing to the settlers at the expense of the image of the State of Israel internationally and its remaining shreds of morality.
Petition: The Difference Between Life and Death - Fix Wireless 9-1-1 Without Delay!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: 9-1-1, kidnapped, abductor's cell phone, dispatcher, wireless carrier, accurate, Phase II location, family, abuse, child, children, crime, freedoms, humans, interesting, law, murder, violence, sadness, police, women, world, usa )

Susanne
- 23 hours ago - change.org
I know 9-1-1 communicators feel horror and frustration every time they cannot locate a 9-1-1 caller because the call was disconnected or a caller is lost, unconscious, confused, or threatened. Those seconds can mean the difference between life and death.
Scientists: Defusing the Population Bomb Won't Save the Planet | TakePart
Society & Culture  (tags: over population, society, humans, environment, family )

Jean
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
A new study claims that even the strictest fertility controls can't solve issues of global sustainability, and even a catastrophic plague event wouldn't put a dent in the inevitable human population growth at this point.
Gun Nuts Sink to New Depths: How My Town's Fight Against "Open Carry" Revealed Their Horrifying Tactics
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, gun control, Kroger, harrassment, dirty tricks, Moms, Demand Action )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
If you want to understand the fight the gun safety movement faces in trying to win over gun extremists in red states, my experience this summer will be instructive.
Petition: Grant a Dying Father His Final Wish - Reunite Him With His Long-Lost Son!!!!
Society & Culture  (tags: last wishes, prognosis, dying, missing, son, long-lost, child, crime, culture, death, ethics, government, interesting, media, news, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, world )

Susanne
- 23 hours ago - communityrun.org
With a prognosis of no more than 3 months to live, Abdi's last dying wish is to set his eyes upon his long-lost son Saacid and say goodbye. The last time Abdi and his wife Fatuma saw their son was 23 years ago when Saacid was just 9 years old...
Schooling the World (Film - Worth Watching)
Society & Culture  (tags: education, world, culture, ethics, humans, society, children, transmittion, inculturation )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - schoolingtheworld.org
FULL FILM AVAILABLE FOR A SHORT TIME! Exploring what schooling is, and what it is doing, in the world. Thought-provoking!
Bolivia Passes "Law of Mother Earth" Which Gives Rights to Our Planet as a Living System
Society & Culture  (tags: animals, climate, climate-change, climatechange, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, endangered, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, globalwarming, GoodNews, government, green, habitat, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, humans, healthconditio )

Leopold
- 9 hours ago - minds.com
La Madre Tierra") holds the land as sacred and holds it as a living system with rights to be protected from exploitation, and creates 11 distinguished rights for the environment. It was passed by Bolivia's Plurinational Legislative Assembly.
The Coming Revolution: Evolutionary Leap or Descent Into Chaos and Violence?
Society & Culture  (tags: economics, poverty, wealth, farming, sustainable, decentralization, insourcing )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
A new paradigm is organically evolving: new economic systems, sustainable communities, solar energy, organic farming, liquid democracy, worker co-ops and new media. For all the problems we are confronted by, there are existing solutions.
Number of Billionaires Doubles Since Financial Crisis
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, billionaires, poverty, wealth, hoarding wealth, ethics, economy, money )

Nancy
- 1 day ago - msn.com
the world's richest 85 people saw their wealth jump by a further $668 million per day collectively between 2013 and 2014, which equates to half a million dollars a minute.
Couple Who Tortured, Killed Kid That 'Acted Gay' to Take Plea Deal
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 1 day ago - gaystarnews.com
They'll eventually be let out
Vets Are Amazing Artists
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, housing, ethics, culture, arts, violence, world )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Spread the word! Vets are amazing artists. Check out this gallery of work from this year's Creative Arts Festival
FBI Most-Wanted Fugitive Eric Frein Captured Alive
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, death, murder, usa, police officers )

Boo
- 2 hours ago - abcnews.go.com
Accused cop killer Eric Frein, one of the FBI's 10 Most Wanted Fugitives, was captured after a 48-day manhunt, police said tonight.
Guess the Adoptive Parent
Society & Culture  (tags: children, adopted children, family, celebrities, interesting )

Nancy
- 1 hour ago - msn.com
Celebrities don't normally attract my attention. But this special circumstance did!
Lawsuits: Alabama Prisoners Died of Gangrene, Constipation
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, corrections, abuse, lawsuits, Alabama, Advanced Correctional Healthcare )

Freya
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
The deaths sound like they come from the logs of a Civil War POW encampment, but all three are alleged to have befallen detainees at the Madison County Jail in Huntsville, Alabama, while they were awaiting trial.
Cops Investigate Woman's Beheading, Son's Train Death as a Murder-Suicide
Society & Culture  (tags: Beheading, New York, Murder, Suicide, Train )

Brian
- 1 day ago - cnn.com
"A New York college professor was beheaded and her body dumped outside an apartment building by her son, who later killed himself by stepping in front of a commuter train, police said."
Dear Mr. 1% (Video)
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, children, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, humans, rights, society )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - dissidentvoice.org
This deceptively lighthearted video shines a light on the corporate greed that has co-opted our democracy, monopolizing representation, wealth and opportunity. Dear Mr. 1% is an animated video from the perspective of an innocent child desperately trying
The Military Invasion of My High School
Society & Culture  (tags: military, schools, JROTC, poverty, inequality )

Freya
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
JROTC programs are indoctrinating vulnerable high school students in the science of war -- with disastrous effects.
'Take Your Ebola Ass and Get Out': L.A. Confrontation Highlights Relationship Between Zionism and Anti-Black Racism
Society & Culture  (tags: democracy. U.S., protest, ZIM, illegal occupation of Palestine, Margaret Prescod, end all US aid to Israel, Free Palestine-end the siege on Gaza, BDS, racsim, zionism. block the boat )

Jess
- 13 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
VIDEO - On 18 October 2014, a self-professed "racist" pro-Israel counter-protester at a Block the Boat action in Los Angeles told black Palestinian solidarity activist and radio personality Margaret Prescod to "take your Ebola a*s and get out."
Teacher Born With Down Syndrome Breaks Stereotypes
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, arts, education, GoodNews, goodnews, downs syndrome )

Glenn
- 12 hours ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
The mentally disabled can do almost anything you and I can do.
Inmate Freed in Landmark Illinois Case
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, corruption, dishonesty, humans )

Phyllis
- 2 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
A prisoner whose confession helped free a death row inmate in a case that was instrumental to ending capital punishment in Illinois was released Thursday.
Well Respected CEO and Writer, Cash Nickerson Unveils Key Workplace Data
Society & Culture  (tags: workplace, trends, aging, workplace )

Josh
- 49 minutes ago - ireport.cnn.com
In his second book, Boomerangs, Cash Nickerson takes a unique position on the aging workplace. In contrast to bias against this work sector, he champions it for key factors, such as experience, education and ability to mentor younger workers.
Veterans Creative Arts Festival
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, healthcare, healthcare, housing, activists, culture, violence, world )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
More than 100 Veterans from across the country are in Milwaukee today through Sunday for the 2014 National Veterans Creative Arts Festival.
Seven Tips to Improve Public Speaking | Speak Like a Pro
Society & Culture  (tags: Public Speaking )

Muhammad
- 8 hours ago - speaklikepro.blogspot.com
Do you know what is common in more than 90% of the world's population? It is that they are afraid of speaking in public.I will give you a few tips that can help you improve your public speaking based on the experiences of the most successful public speake
Witches Fire Back At TIME Magazine And Demand An Apology
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, interesting, media, news, religion, rights, safety, society )

Niki
- 1 hour ago - inquisitr.com
Witches speak out after TIME Magazine posts an offensive article on their website maligning the growing masses of self-proclaimed witches with rhetoric that harkens us back to the propaganda of the McCarthy era.
 

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