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Throw Back Article About Care2.Com :) : LOHAS - Randy Paynter of Care2.Com.
Society & Culture  (tags: Care 2, Randy Paynter, society, media, family, culture, arts, activists, goodnews, ethics, rights, environment, education, law )

- 15 hours ago -
From Jul 3, 2008, Hope you enjoy and remember the beginnings of our family :) .Smile. Social Networking...for folks who give a care! From Elephant Journal
What It's Like To Marry An Atheist When You Believe In God
Society & Culture  (tags: family, religion )

- 1 day ago -
As long as you respect each others beliefs and accept each other despite them, you should have no problems in your marriage.
2014: The Year Propaganda Came Of Age
Society & Culture  (tags: Propaganda, media, lies, deception, cover-ups, brainwashing, "news", goverments, global war on truth )

- 1 day ago -
"..I think if anything defines 2014 for me, it's the advent of incessant claims for which no proof - apparently - needs to be provided. The year of 'beautiful blue eyes', in other words. Never no proof, you just have to believe what your government says.
Robin Williams Had A SHOCKING Demand While On Set That No One Knew Until Now - LittleThings.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, celebrity, ethics, humans, GoodNews )

- 1 day ago -
We were all devastated when we lost Robin Williams. He was a brilliant actor, a gifted comedian, a loving father, and a kind man dedicated to charitable causes.
Society & Culture  (tags: loving parents, life, childhood, adulthood, family, sacrifice, education, selfless, caring, support, guidance, motivation, education )

- 1 day ago -
I loved this story and wanted to share it...I'm glad I had the loving parents who gave me all I needed to be what, who and how I am today. I was blessed! quote:"I also knew that sometimes--just sometimes--the father you get is the father you want." unquote
Confessions of a One-Time Religious Right Icon
Society & Culture  (tags: Bigotry, Religion, Religious Right, GOP, Republicans, Far Right, Extremism, Violence, Religious Violence )

- 20 hours ago -
Schaeffer helped to create this monster, and he reminds us 'the American right is not about politics as most people understand it but about religious absolutes.' Their religion. Their absolutes. And we ignore it at the peril of all we hold dear.
Pepe the Autism-Support Dog Dramatically Improves Life for Girl and Family
Society & Culture  (tags: autism support dog, family, training, culture, health, humans, safety, society )

- 1 day ago -
Training takes about 100 hours over 20 weeks and advanced trainer Nick Toni said the regimen is a combination of navigating busy urban centres and using public transit.
A Holiday Message From The NRA Inspires Hilarious Stupidity From Its Supporters
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, NRA, americans, society, safety, violence )

- 1 day ago -
To hell with milk and cookies. What better way to thank Santa for his visit to your home on Christmas than with a snack of bullets? That was the message NRA News, the lobbyist's media website, posted on its Facebook page on Dec. 24.
A Rockwell Painting Gets Beautifully Modified To Show Modern American Diversity
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, gayrights, ethnicity, diversity, glbt, lgbt )

- 1 day ago -
A standout lithograph from a historic Norman Rockwell series is returning to notoriety, thanks to (of all things) Tylenol®. This time, though, it has a modern-day theme, complete with modern diversity.
NATO Holds Ceremony Closing Afghan, OEF, Mission
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, congress, republicans, americans, military, troops, war, media, ethics, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
Event carried out in secret due to threat of Taliban strikes in Afghan capital, which has been hit by repeated bombings
Guide: How to Deal With Telemarketers
Society & Culture  (tags: telemarketers, calls, sales call, culture, environment, ethics, humans, society )

- 21 hours ago -
If you hate being called with an uninvited sales call, you are a member of a very big club. In fact, very few people don't belong to this club, including the people making the sales calls.
US-Cuba: New Life for Cuba's Classic Cars?
Society & Culture  (tags: cuba, cars, embargo, u.s., Cubans, MECHANICS, technicians, world, culture, humans, society )

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The half-century-old embargo on most U.S. exports has turned Cubans into some of the most inventive mechanics in the world, technicians capable of engineering feats long lost to the modern world
Through Animation, a Tribute to His Fallen Marine Brothers
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, culture, violence, world )

- 1 day ago -
Nov 11, 2014 - In August 2005, Marine Lance Cpl. Travis Williams and his squad were sent on a rescue mission in Barwanah, Iraq. En route, their vehicle was hit by a roadside bomb. Of Travis' entire 12-person team, he alone survived. Here, Travis refle
Surge in Illegal Sales of Drugs as Gangs Exploit 'Phenomenal Market' Online
Society & Culture  (tags: internet, humans, health, interesting, law, society )

- 8 hours ago -
Gangs using smartphone apps and social media to sell erectile dysfunction drugs and slimming pills at low risk and high profit
Christians and Churches Attacked in the West
Society & Culture  (tags: Muslim persecution Christians, America, Australia, Europe )

- 2 hours ago -
The Muslim persecution of Christians in September started making prominent appearances not just in the Islamic world, but also in the West--in America, Australia and Europe.
Famous Egyptian Writer Says Hamas Is "the Real Enemy," Not Israel
Society & Culture  (tags: Egyptian writer, Egypt, Hamas, Israel )

- 3 hours ago -
Egyptian writer & playwright Ali Salem Hamas and Islamic State present the most serious threat to Egypt. He visited Israel and called for the normalization of relations, drawing strong reactions from critics. The Union of Egyptian Writers expelled Salem
Greed Kings of 2014: How They Stole From Us
Society & Culture  (tags: greed, corporations, wealth, income inequality, economic injustice, ignorance )

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The Merriam-Webster definition of 'steal' is to take the property of another wrongfully and especially as a habitual or regular practice. Much of our country's new wealth has been regularly taken by individuals or corporations in a wrongful manner...

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