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TAKE THIS HOLIDAY QUIZâEUR"HELP A HOMELESS CHILD IN NYC
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, homless children, Win, making a difference, quiz )

Barb
- 10 hours ago - winnyc.org
As homeless children gain more attention this holiday season, learn how Win is making a difference in these childrenâEUR(TM)s lives and breaking the cycle. Test your knowledge.
PHOTOS: Army Fires Tear Gas, Rubber Bullets at Commemoration March for PA Minister
Society & Culture  (tags: Ziad Abu Ein, commemoration march, Israeli forces-violence, peaceful protest-demonstration, IDF abuses, tear gas, assault on right to assembly, arrests, intimidation-harassment, apartheid Israeli state terrorism-oppres, freedoms, usa, news )

Jess
- 6 hours ago - 972mag.com
Hundreds of demonstrators arrived Friday at the West Bank village of Turmus Aya to mark one week since the death of Palestinian Authority Minister Ziad Abu Ein.
Assault Rifle Theme Park 'Machine Gun America' Where Children as Young as 13 Fire Military-Grade Weapons in Zombie-Themed Traini
Society & Culture  (tags: safety, violence, guns, children, Theme Park )

Angela
- 1 day ago - dailymail.co.uk
A new attraction where children as young as 13 fire military-grade weapons in zombie, gangster and cowboy-themed simulators has been slammed by gun control campaigners.
Duck-Helping Woman Gets 90 Days in Jail After Causing Two Deaths
Society & Culture  (tags: ducklings, jail, montreal, death, car, highway, motorcycle, culture, family, humans, law, society, women )

Lone
- 1 day ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
After Czornobaj stopped her car in June 2010 to rescue ducklings on the side of the highway, the motorcycle carrying Andre Roy and his teenager daughter Jessie slammed into her vehicle.
Strange Rock From Russia Contains 30,000 Diamonds
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
Diamonds really are a girl's best friend, and men are fond of them too.
8 Ways Facebook Is a Cult Just Like Scientology
Society & Culture  (tags: Facebook, Internet, Scientology, cults, control, privacy, surveillance, contracts, stalking )

Freya
- 12 hours ago - alternet.org
We all know Scientology is a cult. But Facebook, everyone's favorite social network, has plenty of cultish qualities too.
International Migrants Day: Rights of Migrants Under Attack Across the Globe | Amnesty International
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, rights, world, society, freedoms, law )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org
The rights of migrants are being trampled across the globe, as some of the worldâEUR(TM)s most vulnerable people face economic exploitation, discrimination and racism in a range of countries, Amnesty International said on International Migrants Day.
Legalize Federal Freedom to Marry for Same-Sex Couples Throughout the Country
Society & Culture  (tags: gayrights, gayrights )

Darren
- 1 day ago - change.org
According to a report from the U.S. General Accounting Office, there are at least 1,138 tangible benefits, protections, rights, and responsibilities that marriage allows âEUR" and that's just at the federal level.
Swedish Far-Right Leader: Jews Must Abandon Religious Identity to Be Swedes
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, society, government, culture, education, religion, freedoms )

Annamaria
- 19 hours ago - theguardian.com
Jewish community leader condemns remarks by Sweden Democrats politician as 'good old rightwing...
Will Cuba Now Embrace U.S. Technology?
Society & Culture  (tags: world, usa, cuba, technology, government, Castro, telecommunications, services, gadgets )

Darren
- 9 hours ago - scientificamerican.com
The president is offering Cuba something the Castro government never asked for: access to U.S.-backed telecommunications services and gadgets
4 Teachings of Jesus That His Followers (Almost) Never Take Seriously
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
Why don't Christians be more Christ-like?
Obama Says Sony Should Not Have Pulled Film Over Threats
Society & Culture  (tags: law, government, ethics, culture, americans, politics, world, society, safety, rights, freedoms, violence, movies )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - npr.org
President Obama called Sony's decision to pull its film The Interview, following threats to movie theaters, a "mistake."
10 Ways Religious Groups Are Freeloading Off of Taxpayers
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, taxes )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - rawstory.com
Maybe we should start taxing religious groups.
Consensus Science = B.S.
Society & Culture  (tags: education, ethics, freedoms, politics, psyops, scare tactics )

John
- 1 day ago - oldephartte.blogspot.com
Once again into the fray - noting the insane tactics of promoting false science under the rubric of 'consensus'
Israel's Marriage Police: An Aberration From Jewish Tradition
Society & Culture  (tags: halakha, mamzer, Judaism, Rabbinical courts, civil rights, human rights, racism-discrimination, apartheid israeli state, family, religion, world, freedoms )

Jess
- 4 hours ago - 972mag.com
From interrogations to blacklists to computerized databases, Israel's rabbinical authorities have adopted a coercive system of oversight that punishes violators of Jewish law's bans on 'certain' kinds of relationships.
George Clooney on the Sony Hack and the Demise of 'The Interview': 'The World Just Changed'
Society & Culture  (tags: sony, film, the interview, cancellation, attack, George Clooney, americans, arts, corruption, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, movies, rights, society, usa, world )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - ca.movies.yahoo.com
The most powerful people in Hollywood were so fearful to place themselves in the cross hairs of hackers that they all refused to sign a simple petition of support
SEED OF LOVE
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, humans, goodnews, world, GoodNews )

Paulo
- 1 day ago - soulseeds.com
"Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it." ~ Martin Luther King Jr. See through hatred to love!
Two Unequal Worlds in Israeli-Occupied Jerusalem
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli illegal occupation, Issawiyeh East Jerusalem Samer Issawi, collective punishment, Hebrew University, skunk water, tear gas, Maale Adumim, Israeli settlements, Muhammad Abu Khudair, opression-terrorism )

Jess
- 15 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Muhaisen suggested that Israel's strategy in blocking access to Issawiyeh was to drive a wedge between different generations of Palestinians.
Virunga
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, crime, ethics, environment, humans, politics, animals )

Barry
- 44 minutes ago - virungamovie.com
VIRUNGA IS THE INCREDIBLE TRUE STORY OF A GROUP OF BRAVE PEOPLE RISKING THEIR LIVES TO BUILD A BETTER FUTURE IN A PART OF AFRICA THE WORLD'S FORGOTTEN AND A GRIPPING EXPOSE OF THE REALITIES OF LIFE IN THE CONGO. Watch the movie and spread the word.
Auckland Businessman Had 'Dungeon' for Drug-Addicted Girls - National News | TVNZ
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, government, humans, law, media, news, police, safety, society, violence, women, world )

Sonya
- 1 day ago - tvnz.co.nz
Paedophile and meth dealer gets name suppression from the New Zealand government.
PTS Veterans' With "Other Than Honorable" Can Upgrade
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, government, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, society )

James
- 13 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Veterans with post-traumatic stress disorder who were discharged under "other than honorable" conditions can apply on a new webpage to have their discharge upgraded if it was due to PTSD.
The Best of Colbert's Cut-Ups, on Video
Society & Culture  (tags: Stephen Colbert, humor )

Rob
- 12 hours ago - liberalamerica.org
What many might miss most from The Colbert Report - those times when the jokes even got to Colbert himself during the show.
'Il Silenzio' - Melissa Venema (13 Yo)
Society & Culture  (tags: Il Silenzio, dutch, holland, concert, trumpet, liberation day, arts, child, culture, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, society, world )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - flixxy.com
Annually, on "Liberation Day," memorial services are held for "the men who died to liberate Holland." The day concludes with a concert. The final piece is always "Il Silenzio," a memorial piece commissioned by the Dutch
7 Common Misconceptions About the Hebrew Bible
Society & Culture  (tags: history, archaeology, ancient, history, religion, bible )

Glenn
- 4 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
This is something Fundamentalists can think about.
Canada-EU Trade Deal: A Bad Trade for Women
Society & Culture  (tags: Canada-European Union Economic Trade Agr, gender gap, cuts to public services, job losses, deregulation and privatization of health, social services, municipal water provision )

Martin
- 2 hours ago - rabble.ca
CETA is a bad deal economically for Canada because it will exacerbate existing inequalities between men and women, reduce access to resources that will disproportionately affect women, and impede economic stability and growth.
Juvenile Justice System Still a Hotbed of Sexual Assault on Children: DOJ Study
Society & Culture  (tags: children, crime, culture, government, rights, society, violence, corruption )

Bonni
- 2 hours ago - takepart.com
"Juvenile inmates are 35 percent more likely to be sexually assaulted than the rest of the prison population." It's time to take notice and demand change related to what happens to our children in the U.S. justice system.
50 Years of Gentrification: Will All Our Cities Turn Into Deathly Canberra? | Art and Design | The Guardian
Society & Culture  (tags: urban design, gentrification, canberra, best cities, planning, desirable, community )

Kathryn
- 1 hour ago - theguardian.com
What makes a liveable city? Having lots of nice parks, you might think, a decent public transport system, good schools and hospitals, great architecture, exciting nightlife, easy access to the countryside.
Will Religion Ever Disappear?
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

Glenn
- 11 minutes ago - bbc.com
Not completely. Like it or not, religion will remain with us.
 

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