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Petition: 8 Year Old Child in Court for Playing With a Paper Aeroplane
Society & Culture  (tags: kuwait, School teacher, molestation, playing, children's rights, children protection, punishment )

- 1 day ago -
An 8 year old child was playing in the playground at school with a paper aeroplane which landed on a female teacher's lower back. He was taken to court in where he said he didn't know why he was there and was in shock. If found guilt of molestation,...
Petition: Mass Movement to Highlight the Number of Children Sexually Abused
Society & Culture  (tags: paedophiles, sexual assault, abuse, children, shame, secrets, stigma, family, dishonesty, crime, stronger protection )

- 1 day ago -
Paedophiles have always moved around precariously which allows them the sexually assault children. The rate in which it occurs is because of a historical and current culture. Family secrets, stigma, shame and protection of the perpetrator are all...
Petition: Don't Fire the Kentucky Judge Who Enforces Fair Trials for Everyone!
Society & Culture  (tags: justice system, judgement, equality, fair trial, honesty, fairness, society, rights )

- 1 day ago -
Kentucky jury pools are selected randomly. Since 2009, Judge Olu Stevens has presided over 147 jury cases, and thrown out two pools because they were all white. Louisville is 22% black, and studies have shown that jury demographics heavily affect...
Petition: Free Ukrainian Pilot Unjustly Imprisoned in Russia Since June 2014 Now
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, imprisonment, release, humanity, ethics, politics, witness, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
Nadyia,a Ukrainian pilot was, abducted by Kremlin backed terrorists, taken to Russia. To be detained illegally in prison there. Russia has ignored international calls for her to be released. According to the Karkiv Human rights protection...
Petition: LA County, Change Rigid Rules That Cheat the Homeless Out of Welfare Benefits!
Society & Culture  (tags: Homeless people, welfare benefits, ethics, humanity, Social Care, disabled people, Human Rights, prevention from suffering, Poverty and Social Inequality, society, protection, politics )

- 23 hours ago -
Last month Civil Rights attorneys submitted a report to the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors arguing that the county has created "bureaucratic barriers" that prevent the disabled and homeless from getting welfare benefits.
Thanksgiving Thoughts on the Children of War
Society & Culture  (tags: Thanksgiving, Donald Trump, Christians, Syrian refugees, TV, torture, Congress )

- 22 hours ago -
Donald Trump wants to bring back torture and crowds cheer. Congress and GOP candidates would just as soon watch the suffering of desperate Syrian refugees on TV than help. The Christian duty apparently to let them die. How was your Thanksgiving.
Petition: Caring, Compassion, and Hope
Society & Culture  (tags: children's hope and voice, disability awareness, ethics, rights, humanity, safety, injustice, society, Family life, protection, politics )

- 23 hours ago -
How easy it is for the department of the children service which they call their selves DHS now. For them to take your children away from loving parents. Also to take your rights away from parents. For them to take an child away from an disability...
Young Greek Women Selling Sex for the Price of a Sandwich, New Study Shows - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: diet, nutrition, women, food, protection, marketing, money, labor, rights, culture, ethics )

- 1 day ago -
Young Greek women are selling sex for the price of a sandwich as six years of painful austerity have pushed the European country to the financial brink, a new study showed Friday.
Q&A: We Are Being Evicted Because We Are Palestinians
Society & Culture  (tags: Human Rights, War, Battle for Jerusalem, Israel, palestine humanrights )

- 1 day ago -
The Sub Laban family may soon join tens of thousands of Palestinians evicted from occupied East Jerusalem by Israel
Canada Still Needs to Sign and Ratify the UN Protocol on the Rights of Persons With Disabilities.
Society & Culture  (tags: harper government, Justin Trudeau, Rights of persons with disabilities, protocol, government, humans, society )

- 23 hours ago -
With great fanfare, the Harper government signed and ratified the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in 2010, but it never took the crucial step of signing and ratifying its Protocol --
Gunman Storms Colorado Planned Parenthood -- Kills 3, Injures 9
Society & Culture  (tags: planned parenthood, attack, officer killed )

- 18 hours ago -
Another Planned Parenthood clinic attack by an extremist. This time, three were left dead, including one police officer. It's time to demand that the government treat these attacks as terrorism.
TAKE ACTION: Prohibit Prisoners Convicted of Violent Crimes From Soliciting the Public Online
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, texas, prisoners, sexual offender )

- 9 hours ago -
He should not have the right to solicit women online, and I want to make sure this privilege is revoked. I am asking Gov. Greg Abbott and the Texas Board of Criminal Justice (TBCJ) to pass a law barring violent and sexual offenders
The Closing of the American Mind
Society & Culture  (tags: racism, protests, civility, human rights, civil liberties )

- 1 day ago -
Race, Yale, political correctness, and a nation spinning apart at Thanksgiving
Walmart WorkersâEUR(TM) âEUR~Fast for $15âEUR(TM) Culminates in Black Friday Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, wages inadequate )

- 1 day ago -
The latest frontier in the fight for higher wages has left laborers at the massive retailer hungry.
VIDEO - Albuquerque Mayor: Here's a Crazy Idea, Let's Give Homeless People Jobs
Society & Culture  (tags: Albuquerque mayor, Homeless people, New Mexico, interesting, society )

- 23 hours ago -
Next, how the city of Albuquerque, New Mexico, is paying panhandlers to work and moving homeless people into housing âEUR" and saving taxpayers money in the process. Special correspondent Kathleen McCleery has our report.
Disgusting Behavior During Black Friday
Society & Culture  (tags: society, stupidity, consumerism, capitalism )

- 2 hours ago -
Brainwashed consumers of trash.
Social Media Campaign to Bring Awareness About Coyotes
Society & Culture  (tags: society, environment, world, humans, americans, nature, wildlife, coyotes, culture, education )

- 1 day ago -
Way over in Virginia someone talks some sense. Patrick County Investigator Danny Martin teaches how to change YOUR habits so you can coexist.
Teen Girl Hospitalized After Being Beaten & Arrested for 10 P.M. Curfew Violation
Society & Culture  (tags: police brutality, suffering, corruption, innocent girl )

- 2 hours ago -
A 17-year-old girl, honor roll student, cheerleader and lifeguard, with no prior record whatsoever, has been hospitalized after a run-in with Clairton, PA police.
Why Michele Bachmann's Push to Convert Jews Is So Retro (COMMENTARY) - Religion News Service
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

- 1 day ago -
Billy Graham is one of the few born-again Christians that don't turn my stomach.
Sexism in the Media (Video)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: misogyny, sexism, brainwashed society, media, society )

- 1 day ago -
Wake up! Sexism and misogyny in mainstream media.
Israel Moves to Shut Down the Only Palestinian Theater in Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: Al Hakawati, East jerusalem, Palestinian National Theatre, media, arts, freedom of expression, racism-discrimination, apartheid Israel, Israeli Occupation, Israeli oppression, media, news, movies, usa, activists, americans, culture, world, freedoms )

- 1 day ago -
The Palestinian National Theatre Al Hakawati published today an appeal to Jerusalem institutions and businessmen in the city to save the theatre from closure during the next 48 hours
NZ Teacher Jailed for Abuse of Schoolboy
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, law, sadness, education, crime, child )

- 19 hours ago -
NZ teacher jailed for abuse of schoolboy A young New Zealand boy who was groomed and sexually abused by his primary school teacher says he feels like his childhood has been stolen as she was sentenced to more than 10 years behind bars.
#NotOneDime: African Americans Aim to Show Their Power With Shopping Boycott
Society & Culture  (tags: blacks, African-Americans, shopping, protests, commercialism, police brutality, poverty )

- 16 hours ago -
According to Tesfamariam, the point of the boycott is remembrance of victims of state violence and police brutality. The boycott is also designed to unite poor African American communities and demonstrate their collective purchasing power in opposition to
Putting Too Much Pressure on Children to Achieve at School Can Push Their Grades Down
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, kids, learning, schools, grades )

- 1 day ago -
All parents want their kids to do well. But unrealistic expectations not only have potentially damaging long-term psychological effects, they can hurt kids academically in the here and now.
Honoring the Memories of the Homeless
Society & Culture  (tags: homeless, judy joy jones, homelessness )

- 1 day ago -
In Memory of the Homeless who have and are dying on the Streets..
Indigenous Peoples' History Is More Complicated Than a Holiday Myth   video
Society & Culture  (tags: interesting, humans, society, indigenous )

- 1 day ago -
Tara Houska, tribal rights attorney and co-founder of, discusses often omitted nuances of Indigenous peoples' history and outlines some current struggles being waged
51 Arrested for Protesting Police Shooting in Minneapolis
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, violence, abuse, americans, crime, corruption, culture, death, ethics, law, police, politics, usa, violence, society, safety, sadness, rights, freedoms )

- 20 hours ago -
Whenever mass protests go down the police are always there
101-Year-Old Woman Enjoys Making Snowballs Just Like a Kid (WATCH)
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, elderly )

- 10 hours ago -
You are really no older than how you feel.
Donald Sutherland Explains the Real Meaning of Hunger Games
Society & Culture  (tags: movies, hidden meanings, the hunger games, government )

- 2 hours ago -
Donald Sutherland Explains the Real Meaning of Hunger Games and Why its Message Must be Understood
Petition: Secular Meditation in Public Schools: Light Up Young Minds
Society & Culture  (tags: education, meditation, mindfulness, cognitive skills, profitable, compensation, Mental fitness, positive energy )

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Scholastic learning requires development of cognitive functioning, attention regulation, and self-control: Meditation increases all three of these. K-12 pupils who learned meditation in school settings showed improvements of all three and had higher...

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