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Remind Me Again: Who Wants GMO Labeling?
Society & Culture  (tags: Anti-GMO, Pseudoscience, Anti-Science, Misleading Claims, Disinformation, Organic, Claims, Fraud )

- 1 day ago -
"Organic activists claim 92% of consumers want genetically-modified organisms (GMOs) labeled. It turns out the overwhelming majorityof consumers support the status quo when you don't ask a misleading questions."
Surprising Facts About America That Not Even Americans Know (20 Pics)
Society & Culture  (tags: US, facts, not known, surprising )

- 12 hours ago -
There's a fair chance that you didn't know them all!
Islamic State Murders Christian Children Who Refuse Submission to Islam
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, ethics, prevention, protection, safety, treatment, terrorists, terrorism, IS, ISIS, ISIL, Christians, iraq )

- 1 day ago -
A message from Anglican Mainstream to supporters on September 18 said that in a town captured by the Islamic State, Muslim militants are going house to house and asking the children to denounce Jesus. According to Anglican Mainstream, a missionary wrot
Britain's Female Jihadists
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, UK, jihad, Islam, Muslims, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, religion, rights, sadness, safety, violence, women )

- 1 day ago -
Mujahidah Bint Usama published pictures of herself on Twitter holding a severed head while wearing a white doctor's jacket; alongside it, the message: "Dream job, a terrorist doc."
Abortion Opponents Take Fight With Planned Parenthood to Ridiculous Extreme in Miss America Battle
Society & Culture  (tags: Anti-Abortion Extremists, Abortion, Choice, Reproductive Freedom, Womens Health, Womens Rights, Miss America, Planned Parenthood, Controversy, Social Media, Harassment )

- 20 hours ago -
"Miss New York's Kira Kazantsev has just been crowned the new Miss America, and that should be a happy occasion. Instead, she's removing social media profiles and being dubbed a baby killer. Her crime? She spent 3 mo.s interning at Planned Parenthood."
Video: George Mason Univ Students Sign Petition Supporting ISIS...on 9/11   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Ignorant college students, ISIS support )

- 1 day ago -
Some critical thinking skills are missing here from university students showing support of ISIS by signing a petition. Would you sign such a petition? Maybe Perry Mason University would offer a better education.
Call on Pakistan to End Child Domestic Labour
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, children, rights, safety )

- 11 hours ago -
Forced extreme child labour should be abolished. These young children suffer abuse beyond belief. Children should be allowed to be children.
Confidence Men and Their Masquerade: The Spanish Inquisition Provides a Telling Parallel to ISIL's Extremism
Society & Culture  (tags: Al Jazeera, John Bell, ISIS, ISIL, IS, Islamists, Spanish Inquisition, Auto-da-Fe, extremism, intolerance )

- 1 day ago -
The Spanish Inquisition provides a telling parallel to ISIL's extremism. It is not just a religious proclivity, political ideologies also delve in these depths of darkness. However acting under God's command seems to bring out a special zeal for nastiness
Israeli Supreme Court Upholds Racist 'Admission Committees' Law
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, housing discrimination-racism, policies of discrimination, Ethnic cleansing of Palestinians, hate crime, civil rights violations, Israel state repression of Palestinians-, civil rights violations, world, apartheid israeli state, cu )

- 23 hours ago -
The Israeli Supreme Court yesterday dismissed a petition filed by several human rights organisations three years ago against one of the most dangerous and racist laws approved by the Knesset which paves the way for hundreds of Jewish towns to prevent Arab
Leading Writers and Editors Protest Israeli Sponsorship of Brooklyn Book Festival
Society & Culture  (tags: Brooklyn Book Festival, sponsorship, Human Rights, writers, editors, Israel, Gaza, ethics, society, news, world, sadness, interesting, freedoms )

- 7 hours ago -
It is deeply regrettable that the Festival has chosen to accept funding from the Israeli government just weeks after Israel's bloody 50-day assault on the Gaza Strip, which left over 2100 Palestinians - including 500 children - dead, displaced a fourth...
The Rabbi at the Merde Spectacle ~ STRONG LANGUAGE!
Society & Culture  (tags: Ohio University Hillel, Rabbi Danielle Leshaw, Megan Marzec, Israel, Gaza, student government, ethics, freedoms, interesting, society, education, Human Rights, Israeli occupation of Palestine )

- 7 hours ago -
Earlier this week I wrote a post criticizing Rabbi Danielle Leshaw, the director of the Ohio University Hillel, for supporting a group that denies the existence of the occupation, and she called me a "douchebag" and an "asshole" on her twitter feed,...
Stop Damming Indians: Dancing Against Shasta Dam Raise
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, rights, ethics, environment, humans, culture, crime, government, usa, health, violence, freedoms, americans )

- 1 day ago -
Fed proposal to raise Shasta dam by 18.5 ft to increase CA water storage by 1.5% would submerge/damage another mile of their home on the McCloud nearly 40 sacred sites, villages, burial grounds vital to Winnemem culture and religion. And vital to YOU
Fixing The Earth_Yurok Fisheries Restoration Program   video
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, environment, health, society, world, GoodNews )

- 1 day ago -
A 20 min history & overview of the Yurok Tribes Fisheries & Watershed Restoration Programs on the Klamath River. Yurok, the Downriver People with a vibrant tradition of balancing the Earth, using scientific tools to restore. Celebrate this beauty!
Gaza and the American Awakening
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, Americans, liberal Jews, Israel, Palestine, Gaza, Human Rights, freedoms, violence, death, dishonesty, ethics, politics, government )

- 22 hours ago -
While the Israeli government talks about "pinpoint strikes" and "unprovoked attacks from Hamas" it has become increasingly difficult to ignore the massive destruction of the Gazan infrastructure,hospitals,schools,government buildings, UN facilities, homes
Feeding America: Hunger Action Month: Together We Can Solve Hunger
Society & Culture  (tags: US, Feeding America, Hunger, Families, Children, Homeless, Hunger Action Month, Donate, Take Action, Help )

- 19 hours ago -
"1 in 6 Americans struggles with hunger. Feeding America is committed to helping people in need, but we can't do it without you."
Hackers Threaten Emma Watson With Nude Photo Leak After Her Moving U.N. Speech on Gender Equality
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, abuse, activists, dishonesty, ethics, humans, society, safety, violence, rights, movies, celebrity, world, women, media )

- 5 hours ago -
Internet misogyny rears its head yet again.(that's why they don't post themselves naked, presumably!)
Robertson: Violence In Bible Different From Quran Because God Commanded It | Right Wing Watch
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, violence )

- 2 hours ago -
If he is trying to win souls for Christ, he is not helping.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck: Elections a 'More Meaningful Measure' If Voters Must Pass a Test (TEXT and VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, children, education, government, ethics, freedoms, rights, society )

- 2 hours ago -
Fox News host Elisabeth Hasselbeck on Monday argued that requiring a "citizenship test" to vote made the outcome of elections "more meaningful." Two Republican state legislators in Utah last week announced a bill that would require students to pass a ...
Israel's Arab Community Demands Police Chief to Resign
Society & Culture  (tags: israel, racism, Palestinians human rights, equaltity, activism-protections, world, apartheid Israeli regime, BDS, harassment-discrimination, CIVIL RIGHTS, Arab Israelis, Israeli Police State, culture, americans, violence, society, police, law )

- 1 day ago -
Palestinians inside the Green Line demanded Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to depose police chief Yohanan Danino for failure to fight racist violence against the Arab population.
Terrific New Yorker Article on Evil Anti-Biotech Charlatan Vandana Shiva
Society & Culture  (tags: Vandana Shiva, Fakir, Pseudoscience, Pseudoscience, Anti-Science, Self-Legitimizing, Fear Monger, Anti-GMO Guru )

- 20 hours ago -
"I have called Vandana Shiva One of the Worst People in the World, so I was thoroughly delighted to read Michael Specter's new article in The New Yorker, in which he reveals the anti-biotech campaigner as the evil fraud that she is."
At A Jewish Spiritual Retreat I Insist On Talking About Gaza
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza, Zionism, spirituality, peace movement, human rights )

- 12 hours ago -
"The first thing I noticed was the silence". What does the Israeli war on Gaza have to do with spirituality? Reparation won't just mean restoring water & power to Gaza's devastated population. It means shedding the lies that made this brutal war possible.
The Most Discriminated-Against People in America? It's People Like You, of Course.
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, descrimination, humans, freedoms, rights, society, ethics, interesting, news )

- 7 hours ago -
While blacks were much more apt to see Michael Brown as a victim of his skin color, for example, whites didn't really see it that way. And the phenomenon is hardly limited to Ferguson.
House Of Art And The Walk On Mine Campaign Presents âEURoeCollective IDâEUR
Society & Culture  (tags: children, arts, culture, education, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, humans, society, ethics, rights, women )

- 3 hours ago -
House of Art in collaboration with Walk on Mine campaign has announced it will host the first all LGBT Event on Saturday, September 27, 2014, at the ingenious space, House of Art, located in Miami's Art District.
City Makes It Illegal To Sleep In Public In Effort To Crack Down On The Homeless | ThinkProgress
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, culture, ethics, freedoms, government, law, media, news, police, rights, society, usa, world )

- 2 hours ago -
In Christchurch New Zealand, police say its illegal for homeless people to associate with each other. Will be arrested.
Poll Points to Declining Influence of Religion on Society
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, society )

- 1 hour ago -
Less people have faith these days.

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