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TAKE ACTION: It's Time to Bring the Price Down!
Society & Culture  (tags: Drug Prices, medication, prices )

Dogan
- 1 day ago - action.momsrising.org
Selling the EpiPen packet of two for more than $600 is unconscionable, particularly because the actual medication, epinephrine, in one EpiPen dispenser costs only $1. ItâEUR(TM)s time to bring the price down!
In Syria and Beyond, Protesters Make Sure the World Doesn't Forget the Ghouta Chemical Massacre
Society & Culture  (tags: Syria, death, humans, violence, sadness )

Katka
- 1 day ago - globalvoices.org
In the early hours of August 21, 2013, residents of rebel-held Eastern and Western Ghouta in Syria, woke up to the news that rockets containing a nerve agent had hit their area. As the day wore on, the number of dead continued to rise ...
GOOD NEWS! Orlando Hospitals Won't Bill Pulse Nightclub Massacre Victims
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, ethics, humans, health, philanthropy, society )

Cal
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
Survivors of the Pulse Nightclub massacre who were treated at two Orlando hospitals will not be billed for their medical care, the facilities announced Wednesday.
Study Finds That Children Raised Without Religion Show More Empathy and Kindness
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, philanthropy, ethics )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - patheos.com
More proof that we don't need spirituality for morals and ethics.
People Are Sharing These Seven Images to Show How Ludicrous the Burkini Ban Is
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, freedom of expression, clothing, style, wetsuit, full bodysuit, burkini, nuns, swimming, feedom, France, burkini bans, suspended, laïcité )

Evelyn
- 12 hours ago - indy100.independent.co.uk
France's highest administrative court has suspended the burkini ban in one of the country's southern communes, ruling that it is "clearly illegal" and violates fundamental liberties. (Thanks, BMutiny!!)
John Oliver Takes on Charter Schools
Society & Culture  (tags: charter schools, John Oliver, ratings, school closings )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - actionnetwork.org
He exposed the waste, fraud and abuse that are far too common in the charter school industry. From schools that close in the middle of the year to companies that put profits above the well-being of students.
Corporate Welfare
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, abuse, politics )

Jim
- 14 hours ago - dissidentvoice.org
Corporate welfare surpasses people benefits:
Apple Issues URGENT IPhone Update After Attempted Hack Using 'Most Sophisticated Spyware'
Society & Culture  (tags: iPhones, spyware, family, education, software, malware, humans, safety, society, sadness, communications, women, world, Middle East )

Frank
- 13 hours ago - express.co.uk
APPLE has pushed-out an important iOS update after a serious cyberespionage software appeared online.
The Manila Poker Group That Rescued German Jews
Society & Culture  (tags: world, violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, religion, politics, murder, humans, freedoms, ethics, death, culture, Manila Poker Group, German, Jews, Polish, Yiddish, Igor S. Korntayer, Hitler )

Darren
- 15 hours ago - tabletmag.com
Written in the 1930s by the Polish Yiddish actor Igor S. Korntayer, this plaintive Yiddish ballad describes in stark terms the dilemma faced by German Jews desperate to escape from their homeland after Hitler came to power.
The Archaeological Proof That Jesus Christ DID Exist
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Jesus Christ, culture, education, family, freedoms, GoodNews, society, women, world )

Frank
- 13 hours ago - express.co.uk
SINCE his death, many experts have dedicated their career to finding archaeological proof that Jesus Christ existed.
We'Ve Heard About Income Inequality. What About Wealth Inequality?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, rights, politics, interesting, humans, freedoms, ethics, dishonesty, culture, Income, Wealth, Inequality, U.S., USA, CEOs, 276 times )

Darren
- 14 hours ago - chn.org
You may recognize this statistic: In the U.S., CEOs of large firms make 276 times the pay of an average worker. That is the very definition of income inequality.
A Dying Japanese Village Brought Back To Life - By Scarecrows
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, ethics, family, children, ecosystems, habitat, nature, Body-Mind-Spirit )

Wilde
- 6 hours ago - npr.org
In Japan, you sometimes hear the term "village on the edge." What it means is "village on the edge of extinction."Japan's population is declining. And the signs of that are easiest to see in rural areas, like the mountainous interior of the southern islan
Colorado Wants to Ditch Slavery. Wait. What?
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, freedoms, news, rights, society, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 3 hours ago - dailykos.com
Section 26. Slavery prohibited. There shall never be in this state either slavery or involuntary serve (except as a punishment for crime, whereof the party shall have been duly convicted). DELETED peace
   

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