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Petition: Let's Take A Stand Against Bullying!
Society & Culture  (tags: bullying prevention, disgusting attitude, suffering of humans, ethics, protection, prevention, society )

- 15 hours ago -
Bullying is something that needs more awareness, We need more parents, teacher etc, to help support NO BULLYING. Our communities need to come together about this. We need to TAKE A STAND and make sure the schools step up and help put an end to this...
Petition: Right-Wing Groups Must Stop Hurting Native Children! Defend the Indian Child Welfare Act!
Society & Culture  (tags: Native Americans, native culture, children, society, social behaviour, bullying prevention, discrimination, ethics, Child Welfare Act )

- 14 hours ago -
It's easy to think violence against American Indian was a thing of the 1800s - but even in the 1970s, "1/3 of all Indian children had been removed from their families and placed in alternative, usually non-Indian, custodial care.
Squatch's Open Thread 30/11/2015
Society & Culture  (tags: cultural appropriations, My Universe, puzzle, yoga )

- 1 day ago -
Puzzle, 1 short take, My Universe
The Attack on Planned Parenthood Was Domestic Terrorism - Sign If You Agree!
Society & Culture  (tags: clinics, women's health, reproductive rights, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Last Friday, a heavily armed man, who appears to be a conservative extremist, opened fire in a Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado, killing three people and injuring nine others.
Prohibit Prisoners Convicted of Violent Crimes From Soliciting the Public Online
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, corruption, ethics, freedoms, humans, law, rights, sadness, safety, women, violence )

- 12 hours ago -
Right now, my rapist has an ad online soliciting women for a romantic relationship. Between 1993 and 1995, he stalked, raped and assaulted several women, including myself, a 63-year-old woman and her 16-year-old granddaughter, among others
Success: Charges Against Indigenous Activists Dropped
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, environment, ethics, freedoms, humans, rights, politics, society )

- 10 hours ago -
A judge has dropped the charges against two indigenous Yaqui activists who were fighting for their right to reasonable access to water, citing a lack of evidence. One of the activists, Mario Luna Romero, has been the subject of a previous ForceChange
6 Supposedly Ancient Traditions (That Totally Aren't)
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, society, world, education, arts, activists, media, religion, politics, interesting, fashion, dishonesty )

- 9 hours ago -
Nothing shuts down a person's higher reasoning functions quite as fast as the word "tradition." If it was good enough for our ancestors, it must be good enough for us, damn it! Unfortunately,some of the most "ancient traditions" still followed today come
This Wasn't About Mental Illness
Society & Culture  (tags: planned parenthood, anti-abortion, terrorist attack, anti-choice )

- 1 day ago -
Three innocent people are dead at a Planned Parenthood clinic because the screamers on the far right have whipped up a frenzy of hatred against women's rights to control their own bodies. Let's see that they get credit for it.
The Statue of Liberty Was Originally a Muslim Woman
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, culture, interesting, news, society, politics )

- 1 day ago -
The US has debated immigration since the country founding, was originally intended to represent a female Egyptian peasant as a Colossus of Rhodes for the Industrial Age.
Anonymous - Operation Helping Hands #OpHH   video
Society & Culture  (tags: anonymous, love, christmas, festive season, compassion )

- 1 day ago -
Operation Helping Hands engaged. We are anonymous. We are legion. We do not forgive. We do not forget. Expect us. Merry Christmas and happy holidays.
"No More Baby Parts": Where Political Lies Inspire Terrorist Attacks
Society & Culture  (tags: planned parenthood, terrorist attack, ant-choice, anti-abortion, baby parts )

- 1 day ago -
The right wing's anti-choice lies and hate rhetoric have inspired another assassin and resulted in three murders and 9 people injured. It's time to hold them accountable for the violence their lie inspires.
Wampis Nation of the Peruvian Amazon Declares the Creation of the First Autonomous Indigenous Government in Peru
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, environment, freedoms, humans, interesting, news, rights, safety, society )

- 1 day ago -
The Wampis nation has declared the formation of its autonomous territorial government with the election of the first representatives and the approval and publication of its Statute, the legal framework which they will use to govern the territory. In a...
Businessman Spends $20K to Give US Troops in the Airport a Hot Meal
Society & Culture  (tags: Inspirational )

- 1 day ago -
When a California businessman saw some U.S. troops eating field rations at an airport, he offered instead to buy them an expensive hot meal âEUR" all 400 of them.
5 Awful GOP Responses to Planned Parenthood Shooting
Society & Culture  (tags: planned parenthood, terrorist attack )

- 1 day ago -
From Cruz's claim that the shooter was a woman to rampant victim-blaming, the GOP responds as tastelessly as one would expect.
Is 100 Enough? Women's Clinic Escort's Incredible Tweet Storm of Anti-Abortion Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: Twitter, tweets, Planned Parenthood, clinics, attacks, anti-choice violence, terrorism )

- 1 day ago -
#is100enough: how many antichoice attacks, threats & incitements until you admit clinic violence is real?
Scarf-Bombing Helps Keep Homeless, Those in Need Warm This Winter
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, health, winter )

- 11 hours ago -
Scarves, hats, and mittens being left out for those in need.
Northern Ireland's Restrictive Abortion Law 'Breaches Human Rights,' Court Rules - Washington Post
Society & Culture  (tags: society, safety, violence, rights, women, media, law, ethics, freedoms, humans, health, culture, dishonesty, world, religion, politics, abuse, death )

- 1 day ago -
Northern Ireland's near-total ban on abortions "breaches" the human rights of citizens because it doesn't contain exceptions for victims of incest and rape and those carrying fetuses with fatal abnormalities, the High Court in Belfast ruled Monday.
5 Awful GOP Responses to Planned Parenthood Shooting
Society & Culture  (tags: Republicans, GOP, right-wing, Planned Parenthood, propaganda, ignorance )

- 1 day ago -
From Cruz's claim that the shooter was a woman to rampant victim-blaming, the GOP responds as tastelessly as one would expect.
Krugman: How to Stop the Affluent From Trampling on the Poor as They Move Back to Big Cities
Society & Culture  (tags: cities, gentrification, middle class, poor, poverty, income disparity )

- 1 day ago -
New York City is a great place to live, if you can afford it. Great food, great culture - but you have to be able to afford the housing and more and more people can't.
How the Extreme Christian Right Incited the Assault on the Planned Parenthood Clinic in Colorado
Society & Culture  (tags: Planned Parenthood, reproductive rights, abortion, extremism, terrorism, anti-choice violence )

- 1 day ago -
After months of verbal assault against Planned Parenthood and against women more broadly, Republican Christianists have gotten what they were asking for: bloodshed.
Transgender Inmate Found Dead in Woodhill Prison Cell
Society & Culture  (tags: transgender, rights, law, sadness, death, prison )

- 13 hours ago -
It is the second recent death of a transgender woman in a men's prison. Last month inmate Vikki Thompson, 21, was found dead at HMP Leeds. She had said she would kill herself if she was sent to a male prison.
How 7 Other Nations Celebrate Thanksgiving
Society & Culture  (tags: thanksgiving, GoodNews, education, family, freedoms, humans, interesting, society, travel, usa, world )

- 1 day ago -
Thanksgiving seems a holiday that's as American as apple pie, or pumpkin pie for that matter. But actually, there are variants of this holiday all around the globe.
Bombs, Shootings, Arson, Death Threats: Writer Details What It's Like to Work at Women's Health Clinic
Society & Culture  (tags: women, reproductive rights, terrorism, anti-choice violence )

- 1 day ago -
In a series of tweets posted Sunday night, Bryn Greenwood describes the campaign of terror she experienced while working at a Planned Parenthood.
Circumciser Slapped With Life Ban After Baby's Penis Partially Amputated
Society & Culture  (tags: )

- 1 day ago -
Brit Shalom is a naming ceremony for Jewish families opting out of circumcision.
IMDb's Annual Top 10 Movies and Top TV Shows (EXCLUSIVE)
Society & Culture  (tags: tv, movies, media )

- 6 hours ago -
Are any of your favorites on the list?

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