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Former ISIS Hostage Says 'Jihadi John' Beat Him, Forced Him to Dance Tango
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, world, terrorism, media, corruption, crime, culture, dishonesty, environment, ethics, family, freedoms, government, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, women )

- 3 hours ago -
A Danish photographer who endured months of torture at the hands of Islamic State extremists says the terrorist killer known as Jihadi John forced him to stand for days and dance the Tango at a prison in Syria.
From Singer to Soldier: Xate Shingali and Women of the Sun Brigade Take on ISIS
Society & Culture  (tags: women, world, violence, ethics, family, freedoms, humans, news, rights, sadness, safety, society )

- 3 hours ago -
Our hearts were broken, we were separated, and now we live with no hope, the lyrics ring out plaintively as singer Xate Shingali performs against a backdrop of rolling hills
Councilwoman Threatens to Animal Shelter's Funding After Protest
Society & Culture  (tags: dishonesty, crime, activists, government, freedoms, politics, rights, society )

Cheryl A.
- 16 hours ago -
"Residents are outraged after Ann Arbor City Councilwoman Jane Lumm quietly threatened to cut off funding from the Humane Society of Huron Valley over their opposition to Lumm's proposal to kill 100 deer in the city." Peace.
Mohamed Fahmy Arrives Safely in Toronto, Tweets Thanksgiving Message
Society & Culture  (tags: canadian journalist, Mohamed Fahmy, egypt, free speech, freedoms, government, humans, society, world )

- 16 hours ago -
A Canadian journalist who was released from prison in Egypt last month has returned home, marking the end of his nearly two-year ordeal in a case that raised questions about EgyptâEUR(TM)s commitment to free speech.
North Korea Escape: I Was Pregnant and Sold Into Slavery. But Somehow I Kept My Baby
Society & Culture  (tags: north korea, detention camps, Escaped, freedoms, ethics, government, abuse, death, society )

- 20 hours ago -
If you came across Jihyun Park in Manchester, carrying a bag of groceries from the market for her childrenâEUR(TM)s dinner, you would struggle to imagine her past
GMO Babies Could Create a New Caste System in the Not-So-Distant Future @Alternet
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, humans, rights, politics, safety, violence, abuse, dishonesty, corruption, freedoms, world, health, GeneticEngineering, design, science, technology )

- 1 day ago -
Unless humanity changes its direction, life might get ugly in the bioengineered society of our grandkids.

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