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Burundi: Before It's Too Late * Please Sign *
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, humans, law, politics, religion, police, rights, sadness, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Nearly 20 years ago, Rwanda plunged into horrific ethnic violence. Now dozens are dead in neighbouring Burundi and further violence could fan the flames of the Hutu-Tutsi tensions at the heart of BurundiâEUR(TM)s last, decade-long civil war...
Free Biram, End Slavery in Mauritania *** Please Sign ***
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
I became a slave at age 5. Every day I looked after the herd. Every night I was raped by my master. I always thought, without understanding, that this was normal....
Global Leaders: Lift the Gaza Blockade
Society & Culture  (tags: children, corruption, crime, ethics, family, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
A year after the devastating war on Gaza, thousands of children are still sleeping in the rubble of their homes. ...
Justice for Bipolar Inmate, Who Was Beaten to Death By Corrections Offcers! Please Sign!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Human Rights Violations )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Witnesses at Fishkill Correctional Facility in New York watched 20 officers kick and beat African-American inmate Samuel Harrell to death.
Mexico: Stop Attacks on Freedom of Expression!
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, crime, culture, death, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, media, news, politics, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 1 day ago - secure.avaaz.org
Mexican photojournalist Rubén Espinosa was just found tortured and murdered, along with human rights activist Nadia Vera and three other women. ...
PLEASE TAKE ACTION! Richard Glossip | Sister Helen Prejean
Society & Culture  (tags: Richard Glossip, death row, Sister Helen Prejean, Ministry Against The Death Penalty, Gov. Fallin, OK, petition, Susan Sarandon )

Laura
- 23 hours ago - sisterhelen.org
Richard Glossip is scheduled to be executed in a few short weeks. He is an innocent man. Please help!
Buffalo Springfield - For What It's Worth - Lyrics   video
Society & Culture  (tags: )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Song and group still hold true today with Humans! So Sad!
Vladimir Horowitz: One of the Greatest Pianists âEUR" If Not THE Greatest!   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Chopin, Maestro Vladimir Horowitz, Piano, Classical Music )

Eleonora
- 1 day ago - youtube.com
Just sit back, relax and enjoy this powerful brilliantly played piece of art!
Punishment of Girls for Brother's Wrong.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, violence, women )

Ingrid
- 5 hours ago - forcechange.com
Sad and Disgusting.
Ban Dangerous Walking Safari Tours
Society & Culture  (tags: walking safari tours, guide, killed, dngerous, culture, death, environment, humans, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - animalpetitions.org
A tour guide was recently killed by a lion while giving a guided walking safari tour. It is important to take action in order to ensure that others do not meet the same fate.
What Is the Obama Justice Department Doing Harassing Gay Men For Having Sex? | Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: renboy, sex workers, legalizing prostitution, amesty international, Trans sex workers, LGBT rights, Human Rights, stonewall )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
federal agents swarmed the headquarters of Rentboy.com, a website that offered advertising to male escorts, and arrested 7 employees.The action seems to be unprecedented -federal attention has thus far focused only on female sex workers, painting them as
Phil Collins- Another Day In Paradise   video
Society & Culture  (tags: homlessness, alone, safety, sadness, world, society )

MmAWAY
- 1 day ago - youtu.be
Though this is an older video, it sadly is true more today! So many of us need HELP.
Oklahoma Gun Range Gets Liquor License
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, liquor, booze, alcohol, archery, Oklahoma )

Freya
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
An Oklahoma City TV station reports that councilors approved the liquor license for Wilshire Gun Range on Tuesday. The 40,000-square-foot establishment includes 24 firearm lanes, 10 archery lanes, and a cafe where food and alcohol will be served.
To Introduce the Soft Opt Out System of Tissue and Organ Donation
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health, organ donation )

Elaine
- 1 day ago - change.org
I think the fact that 96% of the UK population have expressed a desire to donate their organs, but only 33% are signed up to the organ and tissue donor register says it all. A difficult subject but so many in need of transplants. Please sign!
Cops Shoot Man for Standing on Bridge. Man Falls and Dies.
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, americans, corruption, culture, crime, government, law, police, sadness, society, violence )

Cheryl A.
- 20 hours ago - alternet.org
Hendersonville, TN âEUR" The tragic death of an innocent young man in Tennessee shows yet again why calling the cops can be the most dangerous thing you can do. Don't call cops. Create an alternative community peace force...peace.
Palmyra's Temple of Bel Destroyed, Says UN
Society & Culture  (tags: crime, culture, ethics, politics, religion, sadness, society, violence, world )

Frans
- 15 hours ago - bbc.com
A satellite image confirms that the main temple in the ancient city of Palmyra in northern Syria has been destroyed, the United Nations says....
Migrant Crisis: Hungary Rail Station Move Sparks Protests
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, ethics, family, freedoms, government, humans, law, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, world )

Frans
- 9 hours ago - bbc.com
Hundreds of migrants have been protesting outside a major railway station in the Hungarian capital after police sealed off the terminal to stop them travelling through the EU....
ACTION PLEASE: Demand High Quality Education
Society & Culture  (tags: education )

Dimitris
- 4 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
Please, sign and share, asking the Brazilian government to fulfill their campaign promises and make education a priority. Problems of the world are due to lack of education...
Who's Behind the Smithsonian Museum's $63 Million Ode to American Capitalism? - In These Times
Society & Culture  (tags: Corporations, Capitalism, Profits, entrepreneurship, optimism, lies and propaganda, sellout, Smithsonian )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - inthesetimes.com
Corporate funders from Intel to Monsanto to Mars Inc. pooled their deductible foundation dosh to help underwrite this $63 million, Ken Burns-style paean to their own market-conquering genius.Hectic interactive displays about everything from the cotton gin
Please Sign to Send a Message of Condolance to the WDB17 Journalists!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, loss )

Elaine
- 8 hours ago - thepetitionsite.com
During a morning newscast on Wednesday, two journalists with WDBJ7 from Roanoke, Virginia, were shot and killed on camera. The woman they were interviewing was critically wounded.
Please Sign to Advocate for Better Alzheimers Care!
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health )

Elaine
- 6 hours ago - thebreastcancersite.greatergood.com
Alzheimer's is a growing disease affecting more than 5 million Americans this is a devastating disease
Teen Arrested After Video Of Him Beating Boy With Autism Goes Viral: Cops (GRAPHIC VIDEO)
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, crime, corruption, children, ethics, humans, police, safety, society )

Grace
- 6 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Autistic boy set up by girl and others ,beaten , threatened and humiliated and the offenders are protected by family members who work in the police and DCF offices .
Police in San Antonio Fatally Shot Man With Hands Up, Unaware They Were Being Filmed
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, war, military, lies, propaganda, dishonesty, abuse, crime, media, law, police, rights, safety, violence, women, culture, ethics )

Milde
- 5 hours ago - dailykos.com
We have no idea if this really happened, but what we do see is that same man, in his own front yard, peacefully surrendering to police with his hands up in the air. This much is a fact. From all indications, he appears to be unarmed, motionless, and nonvi
Bankers Are Buying Baltimore's Debt, Charging Families Crazy Interest Rates, Then Taking Their Homes
Society & Culture  (tags: greed, injustice, debt, loans, Baltimore, usury )

Freya
- 1 day ago - thinkprogress.org
New data show powerful hedge funds are profiting off of struggling families in Baltimore by buying up debts as small as $250, charging high interest rates, and taking their homes when they fail to pay.
20th Annual ASES National Solar Tour Exhibiting Innovative Renewable Energy Technologies, To Be Held October 2015 Carly Rixham
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, women, men, education, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, GoodNews, government, news, philanthropy, politics, safety, transportation, travel, usa, world )

Ruth
- 1 day ago - ases.org
"The ASES National Solar Tour is the largest grassroots solar event in the nation, involving over 150,000 participants and 5,000 solar-energy sites nationwide. It takes place annually during the first Saturday in October..." PLEASE SHARE!
 

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