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Journalists Shot and Killed During Live Broadcast
Society & Culture  (tags: Murder, live, broadcast, Virginia, CBS, reporter, cameraman, Alison, Parker, Adam, Ward, Virginia )

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A pair of television journalists at a CBS affiliate in Virginia were shot and killed at a water park during a live broadcast Wednesday morning, and the shooter is still at-large.
NRA and Gun Industry File Lawsuit Over Seattle's Anti-Violence Efforts | Common Dreams | Breaking News
Society & Culture  (tags: NRA, gun industry, gun laws, gun sense, Seattle, Washington State, gun industry, anti-gun-violence )

- 1 day ago -
the NRA and its local and national allies have simply "doubled down on the cynical rhetoric and obstructionist tactics that would rob law enforcement and public health professionals of key data and tools at a time when they are needed most."
Jon and Tracey Stewart Are Turning a NJ Farm Into a Sanctuary for Rescued Animals | Inhabitat - Sustainable Design Innovation, E
Society & Culture  (tags: Jon Stewart, The Daily Show, animal sanctuary, rescue animals, compassion, Tracey Stewart, farm animals, green Planet, gestation crates )

- 1 day ago -
On The Daily Show, Stewart has used his position on more than a few occasions to help educate people about the deplorable conditions farm animals endure and to call for a greener planet. Among the most memorable is this eight-minute segment from February
Get Girls Back in the Classroom --- PLEASE SIGN!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, education, women, world, society, rights, petition )

- 1 day ago -
More than 32 million girls are out of school, according to the World Bank. Women, in turn, make up 65 percent of the nearly 1 billion people who cannot read or write. Every girl forced out of the classroom is a girl we have failed.
Migrant Crisis: Grim Find of Bodies in Austria Lorry
Society & Culture  (tags: children, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, news, politics, religion, rights, police, sadness, safety, society, world )

- 18 hours ago -
The Austrian authorities say at least 20 migrants have been found dead in a lorry in the eastern province of Burgenland. The number of dead could be as high as 50....
Email From a Married, Female Ashley Madison User
Society & Culture  (tags: Glenn Greenwald, Ashley Madison hack, letter )

- 1 day ago -
This piece from Glenn Greenwald made me think twice about the whole Ashley Madison scandal.
How Your Local Police Department Could Be Spying on You
Society & Culture  (tags: civil liberties, government, police, law, culture, americans, society )

- 19 hours ago -
Many police departments are using secret technology to allow them to spy into peopleâEUR(TM)s private lives.
In New Tactic, Abortion-Rights Opponents Disclose Personal Information on Women, Abortion Providers
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, rights, women, violence, safety, society, politics, media, freedoms, ethics, culture, dishonesty, abuse, crime, health, usa, risks, prevention, healthcare )

- 10 hours ago -
Abortion-rights opponents increasingly are uncovering personal information about abortion providers and women who have received abortion care in an effort to increase abortion stigma and restrict abortion access, ProPublica/Washington Post reports.
Europes NGO Jihad Against Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, culture, dishonesty, ethics, europe, Israel, politics, religion, rights, society )

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When Israel works to build bridges for peace, such as SodaStream, where Arabs and Jews worked peacefully together, these organizations then knock them down.
South African MP: Nothing in Israel That Looks Like Apartheid
Society & Culture  (tags: South Africa, apartheid, Israel, apartheid, culture, ethics, freedoms, media, religion, rights, society, world )

- 10 hours ago -
South African Member of Parliament Kenneth Meshoe spoke out against the claim by Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement activists that Israel is an apartheid state.
Palestinian Islamic Jihad Planned Terrorist Attack at Josephs Tomb
Society & Culture  (tags: Josephs Tomb, planned terrorist attack, Palestinians, crime, death, ethics, terrorists, terrorism, murder, politics, religion, safety, society, violence )

- 8 hours ago -
The Gaza~based Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist organization reportedly armed and directed the cell to carry out a bombing and shooting attack, featuring people associated with various Palestinian factions and demonstrating a high level of cohesion.
Family Values
Society & Culture  (tags: Mom, Loses, Court, Battle, Against, Son, Over, $5K, Bar, Mitzvah, Gift, family, values, Jordan, Zeidman, sued, mother )

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A 20-year-old was awarded $5,000 from his estranged mother this week after he sued her for the BAR MITZVAH MONEY she withheld for nearly eight years.
Robert Reich: Why the 'Gig' and 'Share' Economy Is the Last Thing You Want to Depend on to Pay the Bills
Society & Culture  (tags: society, Americans, economy, income, work force, jobs, government, ethics, politics, freedoms, culture, humans, news )

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A downturn in demand, or sudden change in consumer needs, or a personal injury or sickness -- and poof goes your income.
These 4 Young People Are Flexing Their Youth Power and Changing the World!
Society & Culture  (tags: children )

- 13 hours ago -
Young people: short in years, long in boldness.
Society & Culture  (tags: politics )

- 3 hours ago -
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