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Petition: Save the Oceans From Plastic Pollution!
Society & Culture  (tags: plastic, ocean, dangerous, small animals, humans, abuse, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, goodnews, gover )

Susanne
- 21 hours ago - secure.avaaz.org
Plastic ocean pollution is a serious problem. Small plastics are dangerous to all living creatures on this planet, and of course they are also dangerous to humans.Waste accumulates in the place where they meet the sea currents curving under...
Please Sign: Massachusetts, SWAT Teams Are Not Corporations!
Society & Culture  (tags: Massachusetts, SWAT Teams, militarization of police forces, ACLU, Public records, military surplus, police state, corporate immunity )

Susan
- 1 day ago - thepetitionsite.com
Massachusetts swat teams claim they're private corporations and immune from public records laws. But an investigation by the ACLU found out differently. The public has the right to know because we don't want our neighborhoods turned in to war zones
What Will The Population Look Like In 2050? ... One Word- Beautiful. See For Yourself
Society & Culture  (tags: americans, children, culture, education, environment, family, freedoms, GoodNews, humans, news, politics, society, usa, women, world )

Frank
- 1 day ago - rediscoverit.net
"People commonly wonder what the future will hold, what science will have discovered in the future, and how far technology will have advanced. What we don't often think about is what we will look like in the future."
Lost Parisian Apartment Is An Unmatched Time Capsule From The 40's
Society & Culture  (tags: Paris, Belle Epoque, Boldini, antiques, time capsule, Paris apartment )

BMutiny
- 13 hours ago - boredlion.com
The apartment remained completely untouched for... 70 years and de Florian continued to pay rent on the property during the entire time... In fact, the apartment was only discovered when [she] died at 91 years old. A time-capsule of Belle Epoque Paris.
Easy Tip for Biking in a Skirt, All You Need Is a Penny and a Rubber Band
Society & Culture  (tags: transportation, Bike Accessories, Bike-Friendly World, Bikes )

Shaheen
- 15 hours ago - treehugger.com
How to bike while wearing a skirt is not something I've ever really thought about, but if I ever decide to ride while wearing a kilt, I'll be sure to try this clever tip by Johanna Holtan, the creator of Penny in yo' Pants.
Israel: Collective Punishment Will Not Bring the Justice That Murdered Teens Deserve
Society & Culture  (tags: revenge, death, children, violence, news, Israel, Gaza, Operation rock solid, Gaza siege, International, advocacy, US congress, Obama, end all US military aid to Israel, West Bank, Palestinian human rights, civilians )

Jess
- 1 day ago - amnesty.org
On 30 June, the bodies of three Israeli teens abducted on 12 June were found north of the city of Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. The Israeli authorities have vowed revenge against the Palestinian armed group Hamas, alleging that it was beh
This Amazing Burn Survivor Landed a Major Women's Magazine Cover
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, women, celebrity, interesting )

Shaheen
- 14 hours ago - takepart.com
Instead of featuring another celebrity, an Australian glossy chose a survivor with a remarkable backstory.
Booklet on Anti-Gay Propaganda Tells Story 'Christian' Right Wants You to Forget
Society & Culture  (tags: homosexuality, gays, homosexuals, religious right, propaganda, lies, bullshit )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
If you haven't already, check out How They See Us. It is short, but graphics intensive booklet, which I consider a definitive history on anti-gay propaganda.
Phoenix Mom: U.S. Let Illegal Immigrant Stay, Kill Son
Society & Culture  (tags: police, immigrants, crime, death, americans, obituary, news, sadness, safety, society, transportation, usa, women, law, politics )

Frank
- 10 hours ago - azcentral.com
"The mother of Sgt. Brandon Mendoza, the Mesa police officer who was killed in a head-on collision with a wrong-way driver in May, has entered the political fray on the issue of illegal immigration."
World Cup Fans Killed as Israel Raid Hits Gaza Cafe
Society & Culture  (tags: Gaza siege, Attacks on Palestinians, Israel invasion-assault on Gaza Strip, Obama end all US military aid to Israel , operation cast lead-solid rock, ethnic cleansing, landgrab, media, murder, death, americans, usa, world )

Jess
- 9 hours ago - maannews.net
Israel's operation against militants in Gaza - the deadliest violence since 2012 - entered its third day on Thursday, with the overall death toll rising to at least 81.
VIRAL ACTION NEEDED Don't Limit Protections for Endangered Species
Society & Culture  (tags: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Daniel M. Ashe, changes to the Endangered Species Act (E, ecosystems, conservation, environment, habitat, wildlife, politics, nature, protection, government, endangered, destruction, activists, law, violence, sadness )

Kelly
- 2 hours ago - animalpetitions.org
Recently, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and the National Marine Fisheries Service have proposed changes to the Endangered Species Act (EPA) that would dilute its power.
I Watched a Woman Cough Blood Till She Died: Cecily McMillan on Shocking Conditions at Rikers Island
Society & Culture  (tags: prisons, abuse, injustice, brutality, cruelty )

Freya
- 1 day ago - alternet.org
Fifty-nine days ago, the city and state of New York labeled me a criminal. Millionaires and billionaires, who had a vested interest in silencing a peaceful protest about the growing inequalities in America, coerced the justice system, manipulated...
Uncontacted Indians Face Imminent Tragedy--Protect Uncontacted Tribes' Land Now
Society & Culture  (tags: society, culture, humans, death )

Shaheen
- 15 hours ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Uncontacted Indians in this region face imminent tragedy and death, according to experts.
Emma Watson Crashes United Nations Website With Her Goodwill Ambassador Announcement
Society & Culture  (tags: society, rights, culture, ethics, arts, celebrity, activists, education, environment, politics, world, women, violence, safety )

Wild
- 13 hours ago - motherjones.com
Emma Watson--the humanitarian and staunch feminist who you may recognize from such films as The Bling Ring, Noah, and the Harry Potter movies--is now working with the United Nations on gender equality and female empowerment.
How U.S. Taxpayers Are Subsidizing The Defense Of Palestinian Teen's Alleged Killers
Society & Culture  (tags: U.S. Taxpayers, Honenu, Israel, revenge killings, non profit groups, extremists, settlers, corruption, abuse, children, news, murder, media, crime, americans, usa )

Jess
- 12 hours ago - thedailybeast.com
An Israeli group is raising tax-exempt money in the U.S. to support Israelis charged with or convicted of violence against Palestinians.
Guess What Well Known Persons Want to Become-An   video
Society & Culture  (tags: usa, news, media, housing, government, GoodNews, freedoms, ethics, constitution, congress, americans, society, humans, interesting, internet, law, media, family, culture, children, activists, fashion, travel )

O O
- 5 hours ago - youtu.be
One of these persons is now an American,American "Born As",bu is not President elgibal due to born i America BEFORE,Not after parents becoming American. http://youtu.be/WFvfMQoP7sw
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Society & Culture  (tags: religion )

Glenn
- 3 hours ago - investorplace.com
It should be considered one of the world's great faiths.
'Factory Wipe' on Android Phones Left Naked Selfies and Worse, Study Finds
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, interesting, internet, world, society )

Sally
- 1 hour ago - theguardian.com
Security firm says it found hundreds of naked selfies on older, secondhand Android phones because 'wipe' doesn't erase data
   

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