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Tell Congress to Pass the International Violence Against Women Act
Society & Culture  (tags: WOMAN RIGHTS, violence against women and girls, abuse, culture, ethics, law, politics, rights, safety, congress, violence )

- 1 day ago -
The World Health Organization estimates that more than one third of the women on the planet will face physical or sexual violence at some point in their lives. That's more than one billion people who will experience rape, domestic abuse...
Child Beaten to Death Over Spelling Homework Deserves Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: child murder, Violence against Children, children protection, children's rights, ethics, family, punishments, society, violence )

- 18 hours ago -
Recently a three-year-old child was found brutally beaten to death in his aunt's house. The deceased, Ethan Ali, apparently sustained multiple blows from a blunt object. Later reports indicate that his aunt, Christen Dale, allegedly used a belt to beat..
Child Beaten to Death Over Spelling Homework Deserves Justice
Society & Culture  (tags: Child Abuse )

- 17 hours ago -
Help this poor kid get justice
PLEASE SIGN - No Hipster Apartheid! Petition to Keep @SXSW Creative, Not Criminal
Society & Culture  (tags: media, Palestinian human rights violations, South by Southwest SXSW, petition, propaganda, USA, internet, news, world, war crimes, Israeli oppression, society, freedoms, americans, culture )

- 12 hours ago -
Join artists and member groups in appealing to festival organizers below to refuse to be a platform for whitewashing Israel's war crimes.
12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, education, violence, malware for people, Elitism )

- 9 hours ago -
1. Chosen People 2. Heretics 3. Holy War 4. Blasphemy 5. Glorified Suffering 6. Genital Mutilation 7. Blood Sacrifice 8. Hell 9. Karma 10. Eternal Life 11. Male Ownership of Female Fertility 12. Bibliolatry (aka Book Worship)
India's Daughter - BBC Storyville - Documentary (Part 1)   video
Society & Culture  (tags: India, BBC documentary, Leslee Udwin, Jyoti Singh, rape & murder, Delhi )

- 22 hours ago -
Powerful film by Leslee Udwin about the rape and murder of Jyoti Singh that set India alight. India banned the film ahead of its planned broadcast as part of the 2015 International Women's Day; Appeal to PM Modi to watch to watch India's Daughter
A Customer Walked Into His Pizza Shop and Changed Philadelphia With $1 and a Single Post-It Note.
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, GoodNews, philanthropy )

- 20 hours ago -
At one Philly pizza parlor, customers can "pay it forward" by pre-purchasing $1 slices of pizza for people in need.
Jihadi John: Father Accuses Mohammed Emwazi of Being a Dog and Terrorist
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, terrorist, Jihadi John, Mohammed Emwazi )

- 1 day ago -
The father of Mohammed Emwazi described his son as a "dog, an animal and a terrorist" and revealed he begged his parents for forgiveness before joining Isil and becoming Jihadi John, the Daily Telegraph can disclose.
U.S. Jury Convicts Man Charged in a Britain Bomb Plot
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, law, Britain, Islam, Muslims, terrorist, terrorism, corruption, crime, death, freedoms, murder, religion, sadness, safety, society, violence )

- 18 hours ago -
"Blood. Mangled bodies and dead families," said Assistant U.S. Attorney Zainab Ahmad. "Abid Naseer was going to place a car bomb in a crowded ... shopping center and watch people die."
VIDEO - DIGGING JERUSALEM With Apartheid Adventures   video
Society & Culture  (tags: DIG, digging Jerusalem, apartheid adventures, Palstinian human rights, USA network, racism-zionism, end all US aid to Israel, Israeli illegal occupation, activists, americans, usa, world, media, internet, corruption, crime, government, news, movies, viole )

- 10 hours ago -
Washington, DC- On the eve of the premiere of NBC's new action series âEUR~DigâEUR(TM) on USA Network, human rights activists are again protesting the network for its complicity in whitewashing Israel's military occupation and illegal colonization
Derick Dillard Tries to Run Over a Cat With His Sled While Duggar Family Cheers
Society & Culture  (tags: animal abuse, Duggars, Derick Dillard, cats, TV Show )

- 1 day ago -
"Move, cat," Dillard says in the video, before being pushed directly into the cat by who appears to be his brother-in-law Ben Seewald. Members of the Duggar family are heard loudly laughing, as Dillard nearly collides with the cat before it leaps away.
Watch These Kids Find A Way To Ease World Hunger In Under 2 Minutes
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, children, interesting, hunger, sharing, kids behaviour )

- 18 hours ago -
If only the world would approach hunger like two kids at a kitchen table. Each pair of kids, one was provided with a sandwich, while the other had an empty plate. Every child who was given the snack, however, offered to share it.
'The Wall', Stories of Grief, Love and Penance
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, government, ethics, violence, world, culture, americans, society, politics )

- 1 day ago -
Stories of grief, love and penance live among whatâEUR(TM)s left at the Vietnam Wall
Medals for Pan American Games Incorporate Braille for the First Time
Society & Culture  (tags: Pan American ZGames, Toronto, Braille, medals, arts, culture, humans, society, world )

- 15 hours ago -
They're crafted from metal mined in three different countries across the Americas, and embossed with Braille.
Music Legend Glen CampbellâEUR(TM)s Wife Kim Helps Him Say Goodbye   video
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, love, tribute, family, dignity )

- 11 hours ago -
When music legend Glen Campbell was diagnosed with AlzheimerâEUR(TM)s disease, his wife Kim made sure his life was celebrated with a farewell tour and resulting documentary film.
Glen Campbell's Daughter Reveals His Life With Alzheimer's   video
Society & Culture  (tags: sadness, love, extended "melded" family, dignity )

- 11 hours ago -
Glen Campbell's eldest daughter, Debby, claims her famous father should not be in a nursing home.
How Israel Victimises Palestinian Teachers, Students and Schoolchildren
Society & Culture  (tags: Defence for Children International Pales, Israel, OPT, education, students, detentions, arrests, victimization, zionism-discrimination, injustice, BDS, freedoms, children, education, environment, media, news, usa, world, internet, abuserights )

- 11 hours ago -
As academics and citizens we wish to draw your attention to the serious situation facing many Palestinian schoolchildren, students and teachers.
India's Daughter Review âEUR" This Film Does What the Politicians Should Be Doing
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, culture, society, ethics, sadness, law, health, corruption, dishonesty, women, violence, murder, rights )

- 23 hours ago -
This documentary, which focuses on the assault of Jyoti Singh on a bus in Delhi in 2012, may not contain much that will surprise Indians, but its determination to shed light on the countryâEUR(TM)s rape crisis should inspire change
Dancing Skeletons Tug At Heartstrings in 'Love Has No Labels' PSA - Video
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, rights, world, freedoms )

- 19 hours ago -
A PSA from the Ad Council for its 'Love Has no Labels' campaign is one of the biggest things on social media, racking up tens of millions of views on Facebook and YouTube.
Florida Man's Facebook Job Complaints Land Him In Middle Eastern Jail
Society & Culture  (tags: United Arab Emirates, prison, facebook )

- 14 hours ago -
A hallmark of American life griping about work has landed a Florida man in a Middle Eastern jail. His supporters say he faces up to five years in prison and a steep fine if convicted.
These Photos Show How Sexual Harassment Continues Today
Society & Culture  (tags: women, sexual harassment, society )

- 9 hours ago -
In a clever photo spread, a photographer nails sexual harassment to a T. Her shots have gotten so much attention that she'll soon sell prints of these photos, with much of the proceeds going to a women's shelter.

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