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Petition: 8 Year Old Child in Court for Playing With a Paper Aeroplane
Society & Culture  (tags: kuwait, School teacher, molestation, playing, children's rights, children protection, punishment )

- 1 day ago -
An 8 year old child was playing in the playground at school with a paper aeroplane which landed on a female teacher's lower back. He was taken to court in where he said he didn't know why he was there and was in shock. If found guilt of molestation,...
Petition: Mass Movement to Highlight the Number of Children Sexually Abused
Society & Culture  (tags: paedophiles, sexual assault, abuse, children, shame, secrets, stigma, family, dishonesty, crime, stronger protection )

- 20 hours ago -
Paedophiles have always moved around precariously which allows them the sexually assault children. The rate in which it occurs is because of a historical and current culture. Family secrets, stigma, shame and protection of the perpetrator are all...
Petition: Don't Fire the Kentucky Judge Who Enforces Fair Trials for Everyone!
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, judgement, equality, fair trial, honesty, fairness, society, rights )

- 20 hours ago -
Kentucky jury pools are selected randomly. Since 2009, Judge Olu Stevens has presided over 147 jury cases, and thrown out two pools because they were all white. Louisville is 22% black, and studies have shown that jury demographics heavily affect...
Petition: Free Ukrainian Pilot Unjustly Imprisoned in Russia Since June 2014 Now
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, imprisonment, release, humanity, ethics, politics, witness, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
Nadyia,a Ukrainian pilot was, abducted by Kremlin backed terrorists, taken to Russia. To be detained illegally in prison there. Russia has ignored international calls for her to be released. According to the Karkiv Human rights protection...
Thanksgiving Thoughts on the Children of War
Society & Culture  (tags: Thanksgiving, Donald Trump, Christians, Syrian refugees, TV, torture, Congress )

- 3 hours ago -
Donald Trump wants to bring back torture and crowds cheer. Congress and GOP candidates would just as soon watch the suffering of desperate Syrian refugees on TV than help. The Christian duty apparently to let them die. How was your Thanksgiving.
Petition: LA County, Change Rigid Rules That Cheat the Homeless Out of Welfare Benefits!
Society & Culture  (tags: Homeless people, welfare benefits, ethics, humanity, Social Care, disabled people, Human Rights, prevention from suffering, Poverty and Social Inequality, society, protection, politics )

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Last month Civil Rights attorneys submitted a report to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors arguing that the county has created "bureaucratic barriers" that prevent the disabled and homeless from getting welfare benefits.
TAKE ACTION: We Are One People, Undivided
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, society, ISIS/ISIL, religion, muslim )

- 1 day ago -
ISIS attacks seek to spread hate and fear to divide the world's 1.5 billion Muslims from everyone else. Let's answer their hate with wisdom. By fiercely welcoming each other into our one human family like never before.
'Alice in Wonderland' 150th Anniversary: See Lewis Carroll's Original Manuscript
Society & Culture  (tags: literature, children, books, Alice in Wonderland, kid lit )

- 1 day ago -
Believe it or not, today marks the 150th anniversary of the publication of "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" by Lewis Carroll.
Young Greek Women Selling Sex for the Price of a Sandwich, New Study Shows - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: diet, nutrition, women, food, protection, marketing, money, labor, rights, culture, ethics )

- 18 hours ago -
Young Greek women are selling sex for the price of a sandwich as six years of painful austerity have pushed the European country to the financial brink, a new study showed Friday.
Q&A: We Are Being Evicted Because We Are Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, War, Battle for Jerusalem, Israel, palestine humanrights )

- 7 hours ago -
The Sub Laban family may soon join tens of thousands of Palestinians evicted from occupied East Jerusalem by Israel
Canada Still Needs to Sign and Ratify the UN Protocol on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities.
Society & Culture  (tags: harper government, Justin Trudeau, Rights of persons with disabilities, protocol, government, humans, society )

- 4 hours ago -
With great fanfare, the Harper government signed and ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in 2010, but it never took the crucial step of signing and ratifying its Protocol --
Petition: Caring, Compassion, and Hope
Society & Culture  (tags: children's hope and voice, disability awareness, ethics, rights, humanity, safety, injustice, society, Family life, protection, politics )

- 4 hours ago -
How easy it is for the department of the children service which they call their selves DHS now. For them to take your children away from loving parents. Also to take your rights away from parents. For them to take an child away from an disability...
12 Ways to Spend Black Friday Instead of Wasting Your Money
Society & Culture  (tags: Black Friday, shopping, greed, consumerism, Buy Nothing Day, holidays )

- 1 day ago -
Not long after the Thanksgiving dishes are tossed and the kids are put back in the closet, millions of your fellow Americans will drive their combustion engines to the mall for that most hallowed day of the year: Black Friday.
The Closing of the American Mind
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, protests, civility, human rights, civil liberties )

- 1 day ago -
Race, Yale, political correctness, and a nation spinning apart at Thanksgiving
Walmart WorkersâEUR(TM) âEUR~Fast for $15âEUR(TM) Culminates in Black Friday Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, wages inadequate )

- 9 hours ago -
The latest frontier in the fight for higher wages has left laborers at the massive retailer hungry.
VIDEO - Albuquerque Mayor: Here's a Crazy Idea, Let's Give Homeless People Jobs
Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque mayor, Homeless people, New Mexico, interesting, society )

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Next, how the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, is paying panhandlers to work and moving homeless people into housing âEUR" and saving taxpayers money in the process. Special correspondent Kathleen McCleery has our report.
5 Little Known Facts of Apprenticeship
Society & Culture  (tags: history, education, labor )

- 1 day ago -
Maybe we should bring back the apprenticeship system.
Social Media Campaign to Bring Awareness About Coyotes
Society & Culture  (tags: society, environment, world, humans, americans, nature, wildlife, coyotes, culture, education )

- 1 day ago -
Way over in Virginia someone talks some sense. Patrick County Investigator Danny Martin teaches how to change YOUR habits so you can coexist.
Why Michele Bachmann's Push to Convert Jews Is So Retro (COMMENTARY) - Religion News Service
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

- 11 hours ago -
Billy Graham is one of the few born-again Christians that don't turn my stomach.
Sexism in the Media (Video)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: misogyny, sexism, brainwashed society, media, society )

- 7 hours ago -
Wake up! Sexism and misogyny in mainstream media.
Mastermind of Paris Terror Attack Planned Strikes on Schools, Mocked EuropeâEUR(TM)s Open Borders: Report
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty, crime, corruption, ethics, government, humans, law, murder, news, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, travel, world, violence )

- 6 hours ago -
Sources told the news service on Friday that he took advantage of the migrant crisis and EuropeâEUR(TM)s passport-free system.
7 Absurd Toys No Animal Lover Should Buy A Child
Society & Culture  (tags: toys, animal lover, child, children, culture, education, ethics, family, society, world )

- 1 day ago -
There are some toys that are just so ridiculously wrong they're not even in the running. Here are seven toys you'll definitely want to avoid if you love animals and want your kid to grow up kind.
Leonardo DiCaprio Takes on the Animal Ag Industry! Helps Bring âEUR~CowspiracyâEUR(TM) to Netflix
Society & Culture  (tags: Leonardo DiCaprio, actor, champion of conversation, enviromental protection )

- 1 day ago -
Actor Leonardo DiCaprio has long been a steadfast champion of conservation and sustainability causes. He has donated millions of dollars to environmental protection groups, ocean conservation programs, and organizations
Putting Too Much Pressure on Children to Achieve at School Can Push Their Grades Down
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, kids, learning, schools, grades )

- 1 day ago -
All parents want their kids to do well. But unrealistic expectations not only have potentially damaging long-term psychological effects, they can hurt kids academically in the here and now.
Honoring the Memories of the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, judy joy jones, homelessness )

- 1 day ago -
In Memory of the Homeless who have and are dying on the Streets..
Indigenous Peoples' History Is More Complicated Than a Holiday Myth   video
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, humans, society, indigenous )

- 15 hours ago -
Tara Houska, tribal rights attorney and co-founder of, discusses often omitted nuances of Indigenous peoples' history and outlines some current struggles being waged
Israel Moves to Shut Down the Only Palestinian Theater in Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: Al Hakawati, East jerusalem, Palestinian National Theatre, media, arts, freedom of expression, racism-discrimination, apartheid Israel, Israeli Occupation, Israeli oppression, media, news, movies, usa, activists, americans, culture, world, freedoms )

- 7 hours ago -
The Palestinian National Theatre Al Hakawati published today an appeal to Jerusalem institutions and businessmen in the city to save the theatre from closure during the next 48 hours
550 Inmates Died in Texas Prisons in One Year
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, government, lies, propaganda, supremecourt, usa, law, police, violence, society, rights, safety, sadness, murder )

- 2 hours ago -
How many die nationwide? The prison secrecy shroud needs to be pierced. Why for example, is the inmates' release date withheld from them?

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