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Show Your Support for Children, Not Soldiers Campaign!
Society & Culture  (tags: children, soldiers, war, violence, children's rights, Children's Welfare, children protection, Children & Family, safety, sadness, environment, ethics, education, play, outside, health, mental health )

Barb
- 4 hours ago - thehungersite.greatergood.com
The military use of children takes place all over the world. The 2014 annual report of the Secretary-General on children and armed conflict presents information about grave violations committed against children in 23 country situations.
DonâEUR(TM)t Punish Doctor Who Helps the Poor
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, freedoms )

Elaine
- 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
Don`t punish doctor who helps the poor! Please sign, this is just ridiculous
After 37 Years in Prison, Innocent North Carolina Man Freed
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, GoodNews, law, society )

Phyllis
- 1 day ago - news.yahoo.com
His attorney, Christine Mumma, took the case in 2004 and felt like she had been running out of options and considered closing the case in 2012. Then court clerks discovered a misplaced envelope of evidence while cleaning out a high shelf of a vault.
Republicans Remove 'Civil, Human Rights' From Name of U.S. Senate Judiciary Subcommittee
Society & Culture  (tags: Nazi republicans, republicans, abuse, dishonesty, corruption, cover-up, crime, congress, americans, government, elections, ethics, lies, media, propaganda, Govtfearmongering, supremecourt, terrorism, usa, ethics, crime, dishonesty, government, news, right )

Jason
- 1 day ago - bradblog.com
Do you still not believe in the Nazi uprising? They, Karl Rove, the archetect, are setting the stage for Bush, using a new, liberal Romney! "they have eliminated the phrase "civil rights and human rights" from the title of a Senate Judiciary subcommittee"
PAKISTAN Muslim Leader Says Muhammad Cartoons Could Lead to World War III, Calls on UN to Outlaw Blasphemy
Society & Culture  (tags: Pakistan, Siraj, Muhammad cartoons could lead to WWIII, wants UN to ban blasphemy )

Beth
- 12 hours ago - tribune.com.pk
What Sirajul Haq said here could actually approach some truth: the Muhammad cartoons and the WestâEUR(TM)s freedom of speech could actually lead to an escalating global conflict, if Muslims continue to riot and kill in reaction to them unless the West voluntar
Terrorists Film Beheading of Schoolgirl in Message to America
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, child, children, crime, culture, death, education, murder, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence, women )

Penny
- 3 hours ago - mrconservative.com
While the reasonings behind the killing are unknown at this time, it is probable that the girl was killed to send a message to the Western world about womenâEUR(TM)s rights. This little girl was simply trying to educate herself, but the idea of a woman using
Tangerine Dream's Edgar Froese Dies at 70
Society & Culture  (tags: world, society, sadness, news, humans, death, culture, Tangerine Dream Edgar Froese, German, electronic group )

Darren
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
Edgar Froese, the founding member of the German electronic group Tangerine Dream, has died in Vienna, aged 70. Froese died unexpectedly on Friday after a pulmonary embolism, his son, Jerome, said.
PTS - Condition Was Likely to Be as Old as Human Civilisation
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, healthcare, healthcare, ethics, violence, world )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Evidence of post-traumatic stress disorder can be traced back to 1300BC - much earlier than previously thought - say researchers.
Why the Toxic Myths Rich People Believe About the Poor Are So Dangerous
Society & Culture  (tags: income inequality, economic injustice, wealth, rich people, delusions, myths, misinformation )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
A new survey by the Pew Research Center recently found that the most financially secure Americans believe "poor people today have it easy."The rich are certainly entitled to their own opinions -- but, as the old saying goes, nobody is entitled to...
Three Principles for 2015
Society & Culture  (tags: pledge, principles, 2015, kindness, wisdom, gratitude, culture, ethics, humans, society, world )

Lone
- 1 day ago - avaaz.org
I pledge to live more by these 3 principles in 2015: to show kindness and respect, strive for wisdom, and practice gratitude:
DNA Exonerates Man Who Served Nearly 40 Years For Murder
Society & Culture  (tags: Innocence Project, DNA, Joseph Sledge )

Judy
- 1 day ago - npr.org
Joseph Sledge is a free man after 37 years in prison following Friday's decision by a judicial panel in North Carolina to overturn his 1976 conviction in the stabbing deaths of an elderly mother and her daughter.
Christian Rock Band's Co-Founder Is Now An Atheist
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, media, celebrity )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - huffingtonpost.com
I wonder how his old band members feel about this.
The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, addictions, drugs, culture, environment, ethics, health, religion, politics, society )

Lynn
- 20 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments.
12 Worst Ideas Religion Has Unleashed on the World
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, Bible, Quran, war, violence, sexism, elitism, afterlife, Hell, sacrifice, suffering, pain, bigotry )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Some of humanityâEUR(TM)s technological innovations are things we would have been better off without: the medieval rack, the atomic bomb and powdered lead potions come to mind. Religions tend to invent ideas or concepts rather than technologies, but like every
Self-Conscious GâEUR'd - Daily Dose of Wisdom
Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

Glenn
- 1 day ago - chabad.org
Advice from Judaism.
Oklahoma Politician Wants to Strip Pensions From State Employees Over Same-Sex Weddings
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, religion, sadness, gayrights, freedoms, wackadoodle )

Marty
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
Never mind that same-sex marriages are now legal in Oklahoma, state representative Sally Kerns has proposed a drastic law to severely punish any state employees who participate in the licensing or ceremonies for same-sex couples:
Republicans Aren't for Net Neutrality After All
Society & Culture  (tags: Nazi republicans, abuse, corruption, congress, constitution, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, candidates, supremecourt, terrorism, propaganda, republicans, politics, abuse, americans, politics, society, ethics, crime, Nazi Germany )

Jason
- 1 day ago - dailykos.com
But on closer examination, the bill is so narrowly written that it fails to adequately protect users, innovators, and speakers against blocking, discrimination, and access fees.
Best Tamil Telugu SMS Wishes Republic Day on 26 Jan | Happy Republic Day
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Paras
- 4 hours ago - happyrepublicdaysms.com
Best Tamil Telugu SMS Wishes Republic Day on 26 Jan | Happy Republic Day
Palestinian Official Admits Real Goal of Two-State Solution
Society & Culture  (tags: Islam, Muslims, terrorists, terrorism, Palestinians, Israel, destruction, genocide, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, freedoms, murder, religion, rights, safety, violence )

Penny
- 3 hours ago - unitedwithisrael.org
In this video, the Palestinian Ambassador to Lebanon, Abbas Zaki, explains the real purpose of pursuing the two state solution. The Palestinians do not seek peace. They seek the destruction of Israel.
The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered and It Is Not What You Think
Society & Culture  (tags: war on drugs, addiction, health, psychology, connection, isolation, cocaine, heroine, prison, decriminalization )

Julia
- 17 hours ago - alternet.org
But what I learned on the road is that almost everything we have been told about addiction is wrong. There is a very different story waiting for us, if only we are ready to hear it.
Rabbi David Rosen Reveals The Most Dangerous Thing For Religion
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics )

Glenn
- 16 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Religion and politics really don't mix.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING: Combating the Scourge of Sexual Assault
Society & Culture  (tags: college rape, survivors, responsiblity, law, women's rights, college law enforcement, government, ethics, culture, americans, education, police, rights, crime )

Cal
- 5 hours ago - cbsnews.com
This Spring, the Association of American Universities plans to question 800,000 college students about the problem of sexual assault on campus.
Organized Crime Flooding the Blood Tribe Reserve With Illegal Drug Linked to 10 Deaths
Society & Culture  (tags: Blood Tribe, Indigenous communities, crime, family, illegal drugs, organized crime, deaths, americans )

Nancy
- 2 hours ago - redpowermedia.wordpress.com
We are looking looking at one death every two weeks and several overdoses between those where the person makes it. ItâEUR(TM)s pretty serious. ItâEUR(TM)s having a real impact on the community. âEUR"Many Fingers
How Bad Does Bullsh*t Have to SmellâEUR¦âEUR(TM)Jon Stewart Mocks Fox Apologies ~ VIDEO   video
Society & Culture  (tags: Jon Stewart, society, world, media, Fox News, ethics, Islamophobes, freedoms, news, rights, government )

Carrie
- 38 minutes ago - youtu.be
Jon Stewart was absolutely floored by the multiple apologies Fox News issued after some incorrect claims about Muslim no-go zones.
21 Christians Held Captive By ISIS in Libya, Facing 'Torture and Unspeakable Abuse'
Society & Culture  (tags: Egypt, Libya, Muslims, Islam, Christians, kidnap, child, culture, crime, ethics, family, freedoms, government, politics, religion, rights, sadness, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 4 minutes ago - gospelherald.com
The families of abducted Egyptian workers in Libya staged a demonstration earlier this week to protest the Egyptian government's silence on the capture of the Christians late last year.
Soldier for Life Quote Attributed Now to 'Unknown', Rightfully So
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, culture, ethics, society, violence, world, government )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
A quote about respect for military veterans that had been attributed to George Washington and displayed prominently at the Deschutes County Courthouse has a new credit: "Unknown."
 

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