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80 Year Old Regina Brave Arrested Standing Up for Standing Rock
Society & Culture  (tags: Grandmother Regina, Regina Brave, Oceti Sakowin, Standing Rock, Treaty Stand, militarized arrest, Wounded Knee Veteran )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - nativenewsonline.net
Regina Brave affectionately known to many as Grandma Regina was among those arrested as the militarized police swept the Oceti Sakowin encampment of occupants. She is also a 1973 Wounded Knee Veteran and took a Treaty Stand at the camp.
Tell the DA: Indict the LAPD Cop Who Shot at a 13-Yr-Old Boy PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: police, lapd, DA, violence, world, society, abuse, americans, humans )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.colorofchange.org
Orange County is proving to the world once again that police are above the law.
White House Blocks News Organizations From Press Briefing
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump Administration, freedom of the press, fake news, mainstream media, CNN, BBC, New York Times, LA Times, Buzzfeed, Politico, White House Press conference, Sean Spicer, White House )

Dandelion
- 1 day ago - independent.co.uk
White House blocks CNN, BBC, New York Times, LA Times, Buzzfeed, Politico, and more from media briefing. Nothing like this has ever happened at the White House in our long history of covering multiple administrations of different parties.
PETITION: ItâEUR(TM)s Time to Honor Native Americans Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, veterans day, veterans )

FOTEINI
- 1 day ago - change.org
VeteranâEUR(TM)s Day is a day to honor all men & women who have served in US Armed Forces. But one group of especially devoted service members has traditionally been overlooked: the Native Americans!
Iowa Moves to Criminalize Peaceful Protest! PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, protest )

AnnaAway
- 16 hours ago - secure2.convio.net
Across the United States, our rights to peaceful means of protest are under attack. These attacks pave the way for our work as animal advocates to be repressed and criminalized. Multiple states have introduced to legislation to severely penalize
Study Proves Trump's Travel Ban Is Ridiculous as a Method to Prevent Terrorism
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, immigrants, terrorism, terrorists, threats, violence, crime, prejudice, bigotry, executive orders )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
The best recent study is a 2016 report by the Cato Institute, which found there were 154 foreign-born terrorists who engaged in fatal attacks in the US from 1975 to 2015. Twenty of these terrorists were refugees. Those 20 were responsible for killing 3.
Here Comes the Police State: New Laws Aim for Brutal Crackdown on Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: demonstrations, protests, non-violent action, resistance, laws, law enforcement, oppression, tyranny )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - alternet.org
Under cover of the Trump administration's "law and order" platform, Republican lawmakers at the state level are advancing legislation to impose draconian penalties on protest organizers and participants.
How to Build a Sustainable Trump Resistance
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump regime, resistance, protests, activism )

Freya
- 16 hours ago - alternet.org
Resistance is breaking out all over: the women's marches, the immigration airport protests and Sally Yates, the State Department mass dissents, the battle for the Supreme Court with much more to come.
ICE Reopening Shuttered Private Prisons and Adding Beds at County Jails to Expand Deportation Machinery
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, inmates, immigrants, detention, detainees, injustice )

Freya
- 15 hours ago - alternet.org
In the netherworld that is the nation's prison system, news this week that inmate populations have decreased across America is hiding a grim and opposing reality.
Couple With Asperger's Syndrome: 'We're Even More Extraordinary Together'
Society & Culture  (tags: Autism, Love, Good News, Relationships, Hope )

Carol
- 7 hours ago - cnn.com
Love in the Age of Autism. The challenges can be great, but many overcome hurdles when love and support abound for them.
Palestinians Face Intense Online Hate From Israelis, Say Campaigners
Society & Culture  (tags: anti-Arab speech, Palestine, freedoms, Palestinians, incitement, racism, culture, society, Israeli social media, news, media, world, usa )

Jess
- 3 hours ago - middleeasteye.net
Palestinian lawyers call for investigation of police minister as survey shows soaring levels of anti-Arab speech on Hebrew social media
   

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