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Thank Labor Group for Supporting Gay Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Voz, Latinos, labor, finding work, CCHD, CatholicCampaignforHumanDevelopment, Catholic Church, Catholic Hierarchy, USCCB, US Conference of Catholic Bishops, Gay Rights, Human Rights, Gay Marriage, LGBT, La Raza, Latino Rights, Marriage Equality )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
Voz, an Oregon group that helps Latinos find work, recently lost a $75,000 grant from the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) because it would not cut ties with the National Council of La Raza, a Latino rights group that supports gay marriage.
Islamic State Jihadists Stone Women to Death
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Jihadists, stoning, sharia law, Syria, Iraq )

Beatrice
- 1 day ago - telegraph.co.uk
Two women have been stoned to death in the jihadist-controlled Syrian province of Raqqa The executions were first of their kind by the Islamic State group, which has proclaimed the establishment of an Islamic "caliphate" straddling Syria and Iraq after
Think Again the Next Time You Feel That One Person Cannot Make a Difference
Society & Culture  (tags: animalcruelty, abused, animaladvocates, animalwelfare, conservation, endangered, humans, protection, rescued, suffering, killed, killing, extinction, environment, AnimalWelfare, animalrights, pets, treatment, nutrition, food, healthcare, health, medicine )

Kelly
- 1 day ago - onegreenplanet.org
When you are feeling like WHAT IS THE USE, THERE ARE JUST TO MANY ANIMALS BEING HURT/KILLED, DO THESE PETITIONS REALLY DO ANY GOOD, WHY AM I DOING THIS? Please keep the story as a reminder of why we are in this.
Tell Detroit to Turn the Taps Back on: Water Is a Human Right!
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, environment, government, health, humans, rights, safety, society, Detroit, water supply )

Lone
- 19 hours ago - blueplanetproject.net
Water is a human right. Yet every week, hundreds of Detroit residents are having their water ruthlessly cut off by the Detroit Water and Sewerage Department, despite living on the Great Lakes, which carry one-fifth of the world's water supply.
Music Festivals Are Environmental Disasters
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, music, camping )

Shaheen
- 20 hours ago - treehugger.com
Campers leave tents, sleeping bags, clothes, food, and booze behind after they're done partying all weekend. Everything gets sent to the landfill.
We're Arresting Poor Mothers for Our Own Failures
Society & Culture  (tags: women, poverty, child care, jobs, work, employment, single mothers, single moms )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thenation.com
You've probably heard the name Shanesha Taylor at this point. She's the Arizona mother who was arrested for leaving her children in the car while she went to a job interview.
Creationist Ken Ham: End the Space Program or Go to Hell
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, creationism, space exploration, NASA )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - dailykos.com
On Sunday, Ken Ham, president and founder of the creationist organization Answers in Genesis (best known for debating Bill Nye), wrote a blog post calling for the end of the U.S. space program.
Children Exposed To Religion Have Difficulty Distinguishing Fact From Fiction, Study Finds
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, children, education, fantasy, reality )

Freya
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Young children who are exposed to religion have a hard time differentiating between fact and fiction, according to a new study published in the July issue of Cognitive Science.
So Long, Ronald McDonald: These Oakland Teens Are Kicking Fast Food to the Curb
Society & Culture  (tags: Come and have your fill )

Michael
- 17 hours ago - takepart.com
The teens' video for their original song 'Are You Loving It?' has them turning down processed junk food for healthy veggies.
REPORTERS Without BORDERS
Society & Culture  (tags: 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, freedoms, media )

Dimitris
- 18 hours ago - rsf.org
World press freedom index 2014. Either I saw it in here, either not, I believe worth to take a look :)
McDonald's Fires Woman Arrested for Letting Her Kid Go to the Park Alone
Society & Culture  (tags: McDonald's, single mothers, working mothers, Debra Harrell, poverty, minimum wage )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - dailykos.com
A disgusting, terrible story, just got disgusting-er and terribler: McDonald's has fired Debra Harrell, the woman who was arrested for letting her nine-year-old daughter play alone at the park while she was at work.
The Poor in America Who Fall Between the Cracks
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, children, economy, poverty, public assistance, family, ethics, government, society, politics, sadness, rights, religion, usa )

Angelus
- 2 hours ago - expressnews.com
I was one of these,. Because i made $200 more than the Pell Grant permitted, i was denied federal grants for school. When i became homeless after 2 years of unemployment i couldnt get any services.
India Faces Crisis Over Dwindling Numbers of Girls, U.N. Says
Society & Culture  (tags: india, foeticide, illegal abortions, crime, kidnapping, trafficking, children, family, humans, law, society, women )

Lone
- 13 hours ago - reuters.com
The dwindling numbers of Indian girls, caused by the illegal abortion of millions of babies, has reached "emergency proportions", fuelling an increase in crimes such as kidnapping and trafficking,
Eight Reasons Why Israel Is Under Rocket Attack
Society & Culture  (tags: Israel, occupation-siege on Gaza, end all Us military aid to Israel, now!, BDS, Israeli state oppression-ethnic cleansin, assault on Gaza Strip-war crimes 2014, death, freedoms, humans, murder, media, usa, world, internet, americans, health )

Jess
- 13 hours ago - rabble.ca
The 'peace-loving nation' of Israel is yet again at the brink of an existential annihilation due to home made rocket attacks from Gaza -- or so they would have you believe.
Debtor's Prison: A New Reality?
Society & Culture  (tags: prison, debt, injustice, collection firms )

Freya
- 13 hours ago - dailykos.com
Making the case that American capitalism oppresses the white middle class was a tough sell back when I was a wee lad. For one thing, the thirty five percent of the American workforce that belonged to a union would strongly disagree.
How It Started in Gaza - PM Benjamin Netanyahu Had to Seek a Way Out of Isolation.
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, war crimes, energy war, ethnic cleansing of Palestine, BDS, occupation-siege, end all US military aid to Israel, assault on Gaza Strip-war crimes 2014, media, internet, usa, death, children, americans, tv )

Jess
- 12 hours ago - aljazeera.com
It is now claimed that the Israeli bombardment of the Gaza ghetto had nothing to do with the murders of the three Jewish-Israeli youths.
Philadelphia Mosque Leaders Try to Cut Off Man's Hand
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, culture, freedoms, society, violence )

Shil
- 8 hours ago - news.yahoo.com
It doesn't matter where you were born this violence is simply the application of sharia law as practiced by mohammedans
People Before Snowden Tried to Expose Illegal Agendas But Were Personally Destroyed
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, Snowden, Binney, surveillance, spying, privacy, culture, corruption, ethics, freedoms, law, politics, police, sadness, rights, usa, world )

Angelus
- 2 hours ago - readersupportednews.org
This probably happens at all government agencies far more than Americans realize. How many good people have been destroyed for doing the right thing?
Top 10 New Hip Hop Songs 2014 List
Society & Culture  (tags: media, celebrity, GoodNews, world, fashion )

Sophia
- 9 hours ago - freemusicchart.org
new hip hop songs list.
Private Youth Prison Sends Children to Sexual Predator Facility Employees
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, children, ethics, family, prisons, youth, sexual abuse, freedoms, police, law, government, usa, violence, women, safety, sadness, rights, society )

Angelus
- 2 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
This sort of thing has alwsys been high risk for troubled or unwanted children in the USA
   

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