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Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, crime, culture, ethics, family, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, society, women, world )

Frans
- 23 hours ago - walkfree.org
The latest reports are that as many as 3,000 women and children fleeing religious persecution in Iraq have been captured and may be at risk of modern slavery....
Why I'M on the Brink of Burning My Israeli Passport
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Israel government, Ayelet Shaked, politics, ethics, death, society, violence, crime, corruption, religion, news )

Carrie
- 9 hours ago - independent.co.uk
She is young and pretty. She is a university graduate and computer engineer. She is also an Israeli Parliamentarian - and the reason why I am on the brink of burning my Israeli passport. Because behind that wide-eyed innocent face lurks the Angel of Death
Abbas's Fatah Declares a Return to Terror Against Israel   video
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, corruption, crime, culture, death, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, violence, war, Gaza, terrorists, terrorism, Israel )

Ge
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
There has been a common perception globally that Abbas's Fatah is somehow more "moderate" and accessible as a peace partner than Hamas or other alternative groups, Fatah has been open about its goals to destroy Israel.
ISIS TELLS IMPRISONED CHRISTIAN PASTOR SAEED ABEDINI IN IRAN THEY WILL KILL HIM NEXT
Society & Culture  (tags: ISIS, terrorists, death threat, Pastor Abedini, VIDEO )

Beatrice
- 18 hours ago - nowtheendbegins.com
Pastor Saeed Abedini is facing new death threats from ISIS terrorists who are in the same Iranian prison where he is being held. According to the American Center for Law and Justice, Abedini, a U.S. citizen, has been able to communicate with his family
Stand With Survivors of Campus Sexual Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: rape victims, Rape of Innocent girl, rape awareness )

Slava
- 1 day ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Students go to school to get an education, not to be raped. Survivors across the country are organizing and speaking out. Now we must too. Let's show them they aren't out there alone.
Despite Ravages of War, Gaza Supports Armed Resistance to Lift the Siege
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Netanyahu, Israel, Gaza, human rights, freedoms, suffering, lift the blockade, violence, society, death, government, politics, news, humans, interesting )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
Israeli bombs continue to rock Gaza as I write and more deaths are expected tonight. Yet the ability of Hamas to continue launching rockets and the willingness of Gazans to endure has made it clear that no military solution exists for Netanyahu.
British Muslim Calls for Action on Jihadi Subculture After Beheading Video
Society & Culture  (tags: world, Great Britain, radical ideology, Jihadists, violence, society, safety, ethics, news, politics )

Carrie
- 14 hours ago - rawstory.com
Sir Iqbal Sacranie, an adviser to the Muslim Council of Britain, said Britons from across the country's communities had to stop young men being seduced by radical ideologies. British officials have also expressed concern about the young men returning home
University of Northern Colorado to Add a Pet-Friendly Dorm Next Year
Society & Culture  (tags: US, University of Northern Colorado, good news, pet friendly, education, interesting, news, society )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - greeleytribune.com
It's likely to sound different, too, as nearly 40 four-legged companions will join their human friends as they take up residence at Lawrenson Hall. UNC is about to become its own rare breed with a pet friendly residence hall.
378 People 'Pay It Forward' at Fla. Starbucks
Society & Culture  (tags: kindness, charity, Starbucks, Florida, paying it forward )

Freya
- 8 hours ago - news.msn.com
A woman started an act of kindness chain that lasted for hours at a Starbucks drive-thru in Florida.
111-Year-Old Japanese Retired Educator Who Enjoys Poetry Recognized as the World's Oldest Man
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, family, humans, society, world, japan, educator )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
Momoi was born Feb. 5, 1903, in Fukushima prefecture, where he became a teacher.
Mo'Ne Davis on This Week's National Sports Illustrated Cover
Society & Culture  (tags: women, sports, good news, cover girl, Mo'ne Davis, children, Little League, society, freedoms, media, news )

Carrie
- 14 hours ago - si.com
Thirteen-year-old sensation Mo'ne Davis, who plays for Philadelphia's Taney Dragons, has become the first Little Leaguer to grace the national cover of Sports Illustrated. The 5-foot-4 inch, 111-pound eighth grader is not only taking the Little League...
'I Mourn My Jewish Community, Which Seeks to Justify These Inexcusable Acts'
Society & Culture  (tags: US, young, American Jews, human rights, demonstration, Gaza, Israel, religion, humans, ethics, sadness, world, society, culture )

Carrie
- 10 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
We were there to demonstrate our dissent for the American Jewish institutional response to the violence, which continues to blindly support the state of Israel without acknowledgement of the immense suffering and disproportionate lives lost in Gaza.
A Conscientious Objector in Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: Conscientious Objectors, iSRAEL, israel, illegal occupation of Palestine, illegal settlements, end US AID TO ISRAEL now!, BDS, assault-siege on Gaza-Palestine 2014, news, middle-east, media, terrorism, unitednations, violence, war, world, 'HUMANRIGHTS!' d )

Jess
- 4 hours ago - middleeastmonitor.com
Sahar Vardi (24) is an Israeli conscientious objector. She grew up in Jerusalem. Photo credit: Judy Rand Sahar Vardi, 24, is an Israeli conscientious objector. She grew up in Jerusalem.
'Michael Brown Smoked Jazz Cigarettes' Is the New 'Emmett Till Had It Coming'
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, Americans, ethics, racism, dishonesty, freedoms, humans, politics, police, government, corruption )

Carrie
- 12 hours ago - rawstory.com
If there is one thing conservatives hate/fear/loathe more than gays, strong independent single women who enjoy sex, brown people who bus their tables and mow their lawns, and anyone getting government assistance other than themselves, it is...
Meet the Inspiring Man Giving America's Homeless the Hairstyling They Deserve
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, Homeless, poverty, goodwill, Mark Bustos, society )

Rodney
- 11 hours ago - mic.com
"If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more, and become more, you are a Leader."
Archbishop Sues Satanists for Return of Consecrated Host Ahead of Black Mass
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, dishonesty, environment, ethics, religion, politics, rights, humans, freedoms, arts, fashion, world, media )

Wild
- 10 hours ago - alternet.org
The allegedly stolen communion wafer is set to be desecrated and "corrupted by sexual fluids."
Pamela Anderson, Carey Hart Slam ALS Ice Bucket Challenge in Online Rants
Society & Culture  (tags: celebrity, Pamela Anderson, Carry Hart, Ice Bucket challenge, ALS, annimal testing, americans, culture, ethics, humans, media, society )

Lone
- 8 hours ago - ca.celebrity.yahoo.com
."I enjoy a good dare, It's always good to bring awareness - in fun, creative ways, I don't want to take away from that. I thought instead, I'd challenge ALS to stop animal test
'Common Dreams' Website Traps Hasbara Troll Spewing Anti-Semitism
Society & Culture  (tags: HUMAN RIGHTS, PALESTINE, hasbara, news, propaganda, lies, truthtelling, hate mongering, hate speech, hasabra troll, illegal occupation of palestine, end all aid to Israel, crimes against Palestinians, BDS, end the occupation-siege, media, world )

Jess
- 2 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
A Jewish student posting virulently anti-Semitic comments at various internet forums, allegedly "to gauge how pervasive anti-Semitism" is online, has been busted
Fastening The Shackles: How the Militarization of the Police Was Prophesied a Century Ago
Society & Culture  (tags: society, police, law, abuse )

Abe
- 1 day ago - nomadicpolitics.blogspot.com.tr
Progressive reformers and anti-imperialists from a century ago warned us about what happens when a nation uses its military to establish an empire.
Ferguson: The Limits of Everything
Society & Culture  (tags: Ferguson Protests, government, obama administration, politics, Police Violence, Michael Brown, Race And Politics, journalists )

Rodney
- 1 day ago - readersupportednews.org
Pierce writes: "We have elected a black man president of the United States, and forget that the political opposition has treated him like an unruly footman despite his best efforts to be a conciliator, a living witness to a country absolved."
Homeless Veterans 'Stand Downs'
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, americans, government, ethics, dishonesty, congress, politics, activists, culture, society, violence )

James
- 21 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Stand Downs -- Putting Lives Back Together
Can the Police Really Do That?
Society & Culture  (tags: Michael Brown, Ferguson, MO, racism in American, racial divide, racial issues, police force, police brutality, Constitutional Rights, US Constitution )

Tonya
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
Under riot conditions, the right to assembly vanishes: Understanding what's legal and what's not at the Ferguson demonstrations
"Soldier Girls", Women at War and at Home
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, women, violence, world, family, culture )

James
- 1 hour ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Review: 'Soldier Girls,' women at war and at home, by Helen Thorpe August 21 2014 - The headlines about female soldiers in the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan have stereotyped them as nameless victims of sexual assault, ill-prepared damsels in distress (Je
   

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