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Food Babe Slammed for Unnecessarily Scaring People
Society & Culture  (tags: Vani Hari, Blogger, Internet Celebrity, Food Babe, Fear Monger, Faux Expert )

Brian
- 1 day ago - cosmopolitan.com
Vani Hari faces criticism for being straight-up wrong about a lot of things.
Remains Found in 1986 Identified as Missing River Rouge Woman
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, activists, missing person )

Kristi
- 1 day ago - thenewsherald.com
The Monroe County SheriffâEUR(TM)s office has identified a body found in Exeter Township in December 1986 as a missing River Rouge woman, Ruth Sharon Hoffman. She remained a "Jane Doe" until 2013. Remember the petition here at Care 2? Here's the results
Pippa Middleton Slammed for Eating Whale Meat
Society & Culture  (tags: whale meatm Pippa Middleton, ANIMAL RIGHTS ACTIVISTS, activists, celebrity, culture, humans, media, society, world )

Lone
- 18 hours ago - msn.com
Pippa Middleton has been slammed by animal-rights activists for writing about eating whale meat in her newspaper column
Religious Fanaticism Is a Huge Factor in Americans Support for Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, Americans, society, religion, religious fanaticism, supporters, G.Greenwald, polls, national interests, Evangelicals, public discourse )

Angelika
- 1 day ago - firstlook.org
Only Israel commands anything near that level of devoted, self-sacrificing fervor on the part of Americans. So it is certainly worth asking what accounts for this bizarre aspect of American public opinion. The answer : it is religious fanaticism.
Michelle Obama Issues Call to Support Native American Youth
Society & Culture  (tags: Indian Country, Youth, Native Americans, North Dakota, Standing Rock, Sioux Nation, Michelle Obama, society, culture, education, abuse, rights )

Angelika
- 1 day ago - aspeninstitute.org
Folks in Indian Country didnt just wake up one day with addiction problems, Poverty and violence didnt just randomly happen..these issues are the result of a long history of systematic discrimination and abuse. We played a role in this-we own this
Homelessness Is Not a Crime âEUR" and Neither Is Feeding the Hungry!
Society & Culture  (tags: homelessness, feeding the hungry, banning, homeless, jail, abuse, culture, ethics, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - act.watchdog.net
Thirty-three cities already ban or are considering banning giving food to homeless people âEUR" and some are threatening to throw people in jail if they're caught feeding the hungry.
Can Religion and Politics Mix _ for Good, Not Evil?
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics, ethics )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
It all depends on the cause they take up.
Muslims in Europe: Questions and Answers
Society & Culture  (tags: Europe, Muslims, misconceptions, facts, religion, politics, society, culture )

Evelyn
- 7 hours ago - enar-eu.org
As anti-Muslim manifestations increase in Europe, particularly in the aftermath of the Paris and Copenhagen attacks, we clarify some misconceptions and answer some of the most frequent questions about Muslims in Europe.
TAKE ACTION: One Mile Minimum! Keep Oil & Gas Operations Away From Our Schools!
Society & Culture  (tags: fracking, public lands )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
There is no evidence that fracking and supporting infrastructure can operate without risks to human health.there is a growing body of peer-reviewed science that provides significant evidence of the public health risks of shale oil and gas development
Afghan Men Don Burqas And March For Women's Rights
Society & Culture  (tags: Afghanistan, Kabul, burqa, men, protest, GBV, violence against women, Human Rights, gender inequality )

Evelyn
- 7 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
A group of Afghan men marched through the capital, Kabul, on Thursday to draw attention to women's rights by donning head-to-toe burqas that for many people worldwide have come to symbolize the suppression of women.
The Boy Soldier Casualties of Yemen's War
Society & Culture  (tags: Yemen, Sanaa, boy soldiers, boy fighters )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Leaning against a battered truck in the streets of Yemen's capital Sana'a, Rashad Hussein Naser fingers his assault rifle with a boyish smile. "It is a duty for anyone now to carry a gun and defend his country," he says.
TAKE ACTION: Medicaid Expantion for Alaska
Society & Culture  (tags: medicaid, alaska, expansion )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - petitions.moveon.org
We want Governor Walker to push for Medicaid expansion here in Alaska. The people have overwhelmingly spoken to get this program up and running.
The Government WonâEUR(TM)t Track Police Killings, So This 24-Year-Old Took the Lead
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, humans, society, violence, abuse, americans, law, rights )

Anna
- 1 day ago - takepart.com
Three activists noticed the lack of data on police killings and decided to take matters into their own hands.
Religulous Ending   video
Society & Culture  (tags: society, world, abuse, dishonesty, freedoms, ethics, religion )

Yusuf
- 19 hours ago - youtube.com
Thank you Bill Maher I'm so glad I'm an atheist
Caught on Video: Planned Parenthood Aiding Sex Traffickers to Obtain Abortions for Child Sex Slaves
Society & Culture  (tags: rights, women, education, culture )

Earths
- 12 hours ago - sonsoflibertymedia.com
They've even been caught on video providing abortion advice to pimps and offering sadomasochism tips to minors. Now, Live Action exposes the latest criminal activities of Planned Parenthood, compliments of the American taxpayer: Aiding sex traffickers in
International Justice System
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Trafficking, abuse, children, corruption, crime, dishonesty, freedoms, humans, sadness, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - facebook.com
VIDEO : How human trafficking works, captured brilliantly - and soberingly - by MTV EXIT. It'll be 4 minutes of time well spent. (Song: 'Broken Dreamers' by Paris-based artist B i r k i i)
Indigenous Wayuu Children Dying From Corruption and a Stolen River in Colombia
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, children, death, child, corruption, government, rights )

Claudia
- 18 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Thousands of Wayuu children are starving and dying of thirst in northern Colombia as a result of the governmentâEUR(TM)s damming of the Rancheria River which diverted the water to big farms, mines and wealthier areas according to activists.
Pledge to Stand Up for Women and Girls
Society & Culture  (tags: girls, women, violence, human rights, violation, abuse, children, humans, rights, safety, society, world )

Lone
- 2 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Violence against women is one of the most prevalent human rights violations around the world...One in THREE women worldwide has been abusedâEUR"either sexually, physically, or psychologically.
What to Do When a Hate Group Shows Up Outside Your Mosque
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, freedoms, religion, rights, society, violence, women )

Cheryl A.
- 1 hour ago - mondoweiss.net
Here is the Hate Preacher who travels around Arizona claiming to be converting people to Christianity. He tears up a Holy Quran, stomps and spits on it while he spits out hate. What do you do if he shows up at your Mosque, Synagogue or Temple? Peace
CNN: Women in the World: Where the U.S. Falters in Quest for Equality - SEE VIDEO
Society & Culture  (tags: gender equality, rights, gaps, US, inequalities )

Evelyn
- 22 hours ago - edition.cnn.com
If you imagine countries where women and girls have it worst, the United States probably doesn't come to mind. We prefer to think of our country as an example of what is possible. But there are ways in which the United States lags behind other nations -
Homeless Jamaica Gay Teens Thrown Out of Shelter By Mob
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights )

Darren
- 14 hours ago - gaystarnews.com
it's no surprise.
Are You Ready For Robot Preachers?
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, technology )

Glenn
- 14 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Technology is even affecting religion these days.
Hate Preacher Has Expanded His Message to Include Mosque Attendees
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, culture, dishonesty, religion, sadness, society, women, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 14 hours ago - alternet.org
What happened to the Message of love that Jesus taught? How can anyone preach the gospel of the Christ and yet hurl stones at their neighbors? Perhaps we really don't love the same deity? What a thought! Peace.
When Shooting a Palestinian in the Back Is Merely 'Reckless'
Society & Culture  (tags: IDF violence, b'tselem, Samir Awad, yesh din, military court system, Palestinian human rights, military police, Local Call, Criminal Investigation Division, media, internet, news, world )

Jess
- 8 hours ago - 972mag.com
Why trust the military to investigate itself when soldiers who kill unarmed Palestinians are let off the hook time and time again?
The Shocking Picture of Veronica Bolina
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, corruption, gayrights, crime )

Olga
- 36 minutes ago - brasilpost.com.br
It is shocking the picture of Veronica Bolina,a Brazilian travesti ,sitting in the courtyard of a prison in Sao Paulo with his hands cuffed, disfigured face and breasts out.
 

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