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Third-Graders Are Selling AR-15 Raffle Tickets in Missouri
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, children, schools, violence )

Freya
- 1 day ago - msn.com
Third-graders in a Missouri community are continuing to sell raffle tickets for an AR-15 to benefit their traveling baseball team after the same type of rifle was used to slaughter and injure dozens at a Florida school.
So Unfair! How Our Brain Responds to Injustice
Society & Culture  (tags: society, law, crime, humans )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - blogs.discovermagazine.com
It seems we'd rather punish a thief rather than help the victim.
The US's Culture of Violence Contributes to the Sanctification of the Second Amendment: An Interview With Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, violence )

Freya
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
As far as guns are concerned, the word "freedom" represents the "right" of white gun-owners to preserve white nationalism. The Second Amendment is a product of white settler colonialism, says author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz in this exclusive interview.
Police Encourage Right-Wing Plans to Seize Jerusalems Al-Aqsa
Society & Culture  (tags: Al-Aqsa Mosque, Palestinian Center for Human Rights, Mustafa al-Mughrabi, israel, police attacks on Palestinians, occupation brutality-abuses, Jerusalem, religion, zionism, Donald Trump, Temple Movement, americans, abuse, usa, news, media, world )

Fly
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
The so called Temple movement, which has backers in Israels parliament and religious establishment, seeks to increase the number of Jews visiting the al-Aqsa mosque compound, one of the holiest sites for Muslims
Palestine Solidarity Committee Joins Boston Protest for Imprisoned Teen
Society & Culture  (tags: media, news, #FreeAhed, #FreePalestine, Palestinian Ahed Tamimi, Palestinian children-human rights violat, occupation, ehnic cleansing of palestine, racism, Harvard College, U.S., PSC, advocacy groups, Tamimi family, usa, activists, crime, law )

Fly
- 15 hours ago - thecrimson.com
Student activists from the Harvard College Palestine Solidarity Committee joined other Boston-area Palestinian rights advocacy groups Saturday to protest the treatment of 17-year-old Palestinian Ahed Tamimi.
Petition - Urge Trump to Attend 'March For Our Lives' Against Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Trump, March For Our Lives, gun violence, School Shootings, armed people, gun control laws, banning, public safety, stronger regulations, stronger protection laws, prevention of gun violence, responsibilities )

Kalliope
- 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Attend the "March For Our Lives" in Washington, D.C. on March 24 and support students' efforts to end gun violence. Seventeen students and faculty members from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School were killed on March 14th during a mass shooting.
Trump Hosts Disco Party Miles From Douglas High Massacre
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, hypocrisy, Republicans, GOP, tRump regime )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Two protesters chanting "no more guns" were removed from a Republican fundraiser in Key Biscayne after confronting Speaker of the House Paul Ryan about the mass shooting that happened days earlier and miles up the road.
Stop This Cruel Proposal To Eliminate The Office Of Violence Against Women
Society & Culture  (tags: women, children, abuse, domestic violence, petitions )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Don't let President Trump rip away support for women and children who are victims of domestic violence.
Play Is The Highest Form Of Research: Don't Cut Creative Play For Students
Society & Culture  (tags: education, children, kids, entertainment, petitions )

Freya
- 18 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
Numerous studies have evidence suggesting play has considerable benefits for kids including boosting brain function, increasing fitness, improving coordination, and teaching cooperation.
TAKE ACTION: STAND WITH THE WORKING PEOPLE'S DAY OF ACTION
Society & Culture  (tags: Workers rights, freedom of association, equal pay for equal work )

Dogan
- 10 hours ago - actionnetwork.org
Rise with us as we reclaim our freedom to come together in unions and fight for decent and equitable pay for our work, affordable health care, quality schools, vibrant communities and a secure future for all of us.
African Children Hear a Fiddle for the First Time and Their Reaction Is Priceless
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, freedoms, children, education, arts, activists, interesting, rights, society, Africa, fiddle, music, wonderful reaction, video )

Ricardo
- 1 day ago - goodnewsnetwork.org
These children wonâEUR(TM)t have to meet the devil at a crossroads to bring their musical spirits to life âEUR" instead, a young woman became their angel when she started serenading the African kids with her fiddle. According to Paige Parks, the kids had...
Florida Shooter's Former Friend Says She Reported Him To School 'Multiple' Times
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, violence, society, safety, culture, ethics, government, law, police, education, crime, death )

Wilde
- 17 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Nikolas Cruz "talked about killing our parents, our friends, boyfriends and girlfriends," said Ariana Lopez.
My Last Year (Post 107) Teacher of the Year
Society & Culture  (tags: teaching, true story, education, children, interesting, society )

Sharon
- 2 hours ago - fromthedeskofmargaretbrown.com
This is Margaret's last year as a classroom teacher. It's that time of year again to elect the Teacher of the Year!!!
A Lack of Boundaries Invites a Lack of Respect Part Two
Society & Culture  (tags: teachers, education, crime, sadness, corruption, murder, politics, police, americans, child, usa )

Sharon
- 2 hours ago - justmyblogtalk.com
Sharon, author of justmyblogtalk.com, shares her input about gun violence, teachers being bullied, a crumbling educational system, greasy-palmed politicians, and the upcoming walkout.
   

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