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Punish Sexual Assault Perpetrators in the National Park Service SIGN NOW!
Society & Culture  (tags: alleged sexual assault, ethics, crime, government, law, politics )

Cal
- 23 hours ago - forcechange.com
Investigate claims of sexual assault within our nationâEUR(TM)s national parks and enact tougher penalties against perpetrators.
Charlotte Police Don't Want Us To Know How Keith Scott Was Killed - PETITION
Society & Culture  (tags: charlotte, police, keith scott, killed, Black People, americans, corruption, crime, humans, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - act.colorofchange.org
Charlotte is on fire. And Black people are in pain yet again as the news of Keith Lamont ScottâEUR(TM)s killing hit less than 24 hours after news outlets plastered the video of Terence CrutcherâEUR(TM)s murder on tv screens across the country.
Indigenous Australians Are the Most Ancient Civilization on Earth!
Society & Culture  (tags: world, culture, science, DNA evidence )

Mitchell
- 9 hours ago - theguardian.com
Jared Diamond, in "The Third Chimpanzee...," (1992) claimed that the indigenous Australians had been there for 50,000 years. Here we have DNA evidence to support that idea, wherever he got it from.
Indiginous Prisoner Involved in Brawl With Guards Dies in Adelaide Hospital!
Society & Culture  (tags: indigenous death in custody, Australian prisons )

Animae
- 10 hours ago - abc.net.au
A 29 year old prisoner who was injured after a brawl with prison guards at Yatala prison has died in the Royal Adelaide Hospital!!
In Absence of Google Street View, Faroe Islands Launches Sheep View
Society & Culture  (tags: Faroe Islands, Google Street View, sheep, culture, interesting, society )

Lone
- 1 day ago - mnn.com
Who needs Google contractors when you have camera-toting sheep?
Stop Police Harassment of Citizen Journalists
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, ethics, freedoms, abuse, corruption, crime )

Linda
- 11 hours ago - action.aclu.org
Using your phone to monitor police behavior is a constitutional right. For many, particularly people of color who are disproportionately policed, its a crucial tool to holding police accountable for abuses, brutality, and unjustified killings.
Climate Justice Meets Racism: This Moment at Standing Rock Was Decades in the Making
Society & Culture  (tags: Dakota Access pipeline, Lakota Sioux, activists, environment, ethics, freedoms )

Linda
- 11 hours ago - indiancountrytodaymedianetwork.com
Attack dogs & waves of arrests by police in riot gear could look like isolated incidents of overreaction to the activism stemming from the Standing Rock reservation. But for the Lakota Sioux who live in these marginalized hillsides, the escalated...
A Girl In the River - Sharmeen Obaid , Documentary   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, violence, society, women, culture, "honour", victim, survivor, social pressures, Best Documentary Short Subject, 2016 Academy Awards, Oscar, Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, Saba )

Evelyn
- 16 hours ago - youtu.be
A woman in Pakistan sentenced to death for falling in love becomes a rare survivor of the country's harsh cultural traditions, which allow twisting of "justice" through social community pressure.
Five Myths About the Middle Ages
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, education, humans, investigation, science, history, habitat )

Wilde
- 15 hours ago - washingtonpost.com
Most Americans get their ideas about the Middle Ages from popular culture, like "Game of Thrones," from the inevitable rigmarole after a politician refers to "a crusade." In other words, it's all dragons, dastardly politics and religion-inspired violen
MY FAVORITE SHOW: Charles Osgood Signs Off From 'CBS Sunday Morning' After 22 Years
Society & Culture  (tags: Charles Osgood, tv, Sunday Morning, chaing of the guard, Jane Pauley, usa )

Cal
- 1 hour ago - money.cnn.com
Charles Osgood said goodbye to his loyal CBS "Sunday Morning" viewers on Sunday.
TAKE ACTION: Pass the Preventing Tragedies Between Police and Communities Act
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, discrimination, Black lives matter )

Dogan
- 34 minutes ago - act.credoaction.com
The petition to Sen. Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and House Speaker Paul Ryan reads: âEURoeCongress must play its part in holding law enforcement accountable for endangering Black lives. Call a vote on the Preventing Tragedies Between Polic
Gavin Barwell MP: Make Private Renting Safer
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, health, housing )

Elaine
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Within a few weeks of moving in I discovered that I had a hole in my roof so big I could see straight outside. I complained but it wasn't fixed. Eventually my bedroom ceiling collapsed due to the amount of rain water that had come in through the hole.
Arnold Palmer, Legendary US Golfer, Dies Aged 87
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, sports, loss )

Elaine
- 4 hours ago - theguardian.com
Champion widely regarded as one of the greatest golfers of all time has died at the age of 87 in Pittsburgh
Petition to Congress: Pass Legislation to Stop Big PharmaâEUR(TM)s Price Gouging
Society & Culture  (tags: Big Pharma, congress )

Dogan
- 2 hours ago - action.citizen.org
Big Pharma has wildly inflated the price of hundreds of medications that millions and millions of Americans rely on to relieve suffering, manage diseases and even stay alive. they have absolutely no better excuse than boosting corporate profits....
TAKE ACTION: Charlotte Police Are Still Hiding The Full Footage Of Keith Scott's Murder
Society & Culture  (tags: charlotte, larmon scott, murder, Police Violence )

Dogan
- 1 hour ago - act.colorofchange.org
BREAKING: Charlotte Police Chief, Kerr Putney, just made a partial release of dash cam and body cam footage of Keith Lamont Scott's murder. And it's devastating to watch. A partial video release is not enough, but if this killing happened...
TAKE ACTION: WELLS FARGO CEO NEEDS TO STEP DOWN!
Society & Culture  (tags: Wells Fargo, banks, financial industry )

Dogan
- 57 minutes ago - a.cpdaction.org
Help us knock down the power of shady bankers. Remove Stumpf from Wells Fargo for good!
   

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