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PETITION - Allow Students to Demonstrate Politically Without Threat of Suspension
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, students, demonstrations, politically, suspension, New Jersey, parkland shooting, high schools, children, education, freedoms, humans, rights, violence, usa )

- 1 day ago -
High schoolersâEUR(TM) right to demonstrate is being threatened in New Jersey. In response to the Parkland school shooting that left 17 people dead, many high schools have been planning walkouts and other organized political demonstrations
Hundreds of Missouri's 15-Year-Old Brides May Have Married Their Rapists
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, dishonesty, humans, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
Strawn thought he had been doing right by his 15-year-old daughter, Heather, only to realize too late what a massive mistake he had made bringing her to Missouri - the easiest place in America for a 15-year-old to wed.
Sign the Petition: Facebook Must Tell Users If Their Data Was Stolen By Trump Consultants
Society & Culture  (tags: facebook, data, stolen, trump consultantsabuse, americans, ethics, government, humans, rights, society )

- 14 hours ago -
Facebook must inform all users affected by the breach of user data related to the suspension of Cambridge Analytica on your platform. It's not simply a question of being a good corporate citizen--it might be required by law.
Stop Paul RyanâEUR(TM)s Commission to "Fix" Social Security
Society & Culture  (tags: public aid, benefits, entitlements, government spending, federal budget, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The American people overwhelmingly believe the only thing wrong with Social Security is that its benefits are too low. And yet, there are still those in Washington and on Wall Street who call for cuts to our earned benefits.
Society & Culture  (tags: immigrants, asylum, refugees, injustice, petitions )

- 12 hours ago -
The ACLU and partners have filed a class action lawsuit against the Trump administration's cruel and unconstitutional practice of locking up asylum seekers without due process.
Protect Incarcerated People's Right to Read
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, incarceration, inmates, prisoners, civil rights, human rights, literacy, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Sign the petition and demand that the New York State Corrections Department uphold incarcerated people's right to read by completely revoking Directive 4911A.
Society & Culture  (tags: delete facebook, facebook, corruption, sell out, election, social media )

- 1 day ago -
Delete your Facebook acct. - it's trending
Legalizing Marijuana Would Create 1.1 Million Jobs in the U.S. By 2025, Report Shows
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, government, humans, news, society, world, marijuana, investors )

- 1 day ago -
The marijuana industry is budding before investors' eyes, with the North American market slated to grow by an average of 28% through 2021, hitting approximately $24.5 billion in annual sales within a few years
Homeless To Be Charged For Begging in UK Town!
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, Borough of Poole, UK, fines, ethics, government, humans, sadness, society )

- 19 hours ago -
The introduction of fines was supposed to begin last month, but criticism from the Bishop of Sherborne and local residents delayed the implementation, which the Borough of Poole says will take place.
Ariana Grande, Demi Lovato, Jennifer Hudson, and Miley Cyrus Will Be Joining March for Our Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: Ariana grande, demi lovato, Jennifer Hudson, Miley Cyrus, March For Our Lives, abuse, americans, corruption, crime, freedoms, humans, safety, rights, sadness, society, women, world, usa, violence )

- 1 day ago -
"We're gonna have four major independent women that are standing with us and walking beside us," David told CNN. "TheyâEUR(TM)re gonna be standing there with us and marching with us and theyâEUR(TM)re just some of the few people that are really coming out
Join the Digital March for Our Lives
Society & Culture  (tags: activism, demonstrations, protests, Internet )

- 1 day ago -
If you can't make the main march in Washington DC, or any of the satellite marches, you can join the Digital March.
Polish Women Protest Catholic Bishops' Intervention In Abortion Debat
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, women, rights, religion, law, ethics, culture, safety, politics, world )

- 1 day ago -
Hundreds of women joined together in Poland on Sunday to voice their frustration with a campaign by Roman Catholic bishops to further restrict abortion access in the country.
Mosque-Vandalizing MAGA Moms Arrested in Arizona
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, bigotry, hate, violence, prejudice )

- 13 hours ago -
They may have set out to teach their kids how to be bigots, but Tahnee Gonzales and Elizabeth Dauenhauer are the ones learning a lesson today.
The London Police Now Have a Firm Definition Of Thought-Crime âEUR¦ And TheyâEUR(TM)re Going To Use It
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, crime, education, freedoms, ethics, government, law, media, politics, police, rights, sadness, society, London police, thought crime, tyranny on the rise, free speech, britain, liberty )

- 10 hours ago -
âEURoeWhether he went on with the diary, or whether he did not go on with it, made no difference. The Thought Police would get him just the same. He had committedâEUR"would still have committed, even if he had never set pen to paperâEUR"the essential crime...
In Oregon, One College Tries to Make a Home for 'Dreamers'
Society & Culture  (tags: DACA, Resist, People are People )

- 1 day ago -
I love this story, it gives me hope
Obituary: Millie Dunn Veasey, Pioneering Sergeant Turned Rights Activist
Society & Culture  (tags: US, society, WW2 Veteran, civil rights activist, obituary )

- 1 day ago -
A fascinating story about an amazing woman and the life most of us never heard about during it......

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