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National High School Walk-Out for Anti Gun Violence
Society & Culture  (tags: children, culture, death, sadness, safety, rights, society )

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There has been too much complacency on the part of politicians when it comes to gun violence. The time to act is now!
TAKE ACTION -- More Care. Better Care.
Society & Culture  (tags: more care, better care, seniors, ontario, long-term care home, cohort, province, waitlist, ethics, family, government, humans, society )

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Seniors in OntarioâEUR(TM)s long-term care homes are older and more frail than any other cohort in the provinceâEUR(TM)s history. And the waitlist for care has reached 32,000 Ontarians and continues to rise at a rate of 15% per year.
President Trump: A Free Press Is Not The Enemy
Society & Culture  (tags: news, journalism, civil rights, human rights, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
Trump Is Attacking the Press and Our Freedoms of Speech and Press. This must end now.
Third-Graders Are Selling AR-15 Raffle Tickets in Missouri
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, children, schools, violence )

- 21 hours ago -
Third-graders in a Missouri community are continuing to sell raffle tickets for an AR-15 to benefit their traveling baseball team after the same type of rifle was used to slaughter and injure dozens at a Florida school.
So Unfair! How Our Brain Responds to Injustice
Society & Culture  (tags: society, law, crime, humans )

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It seems we'd rather punish a thief rather than help the victim.
The Quietus | Opinion | The Quietus Essay | Having A Bawl: Why Does Music Make People Cry?
Society & Culture  (tags: music, emotions, chills, tears, empathy )

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Quoting Philosopher E. M. Cioran, "Tears are music in material form." The pleasure we get from shedding tears to our favourite song has played an important role in the development of humanity.
The US's Culture of Violence Contributes to the Sanctification of the Second Amendment: An Interview With Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
Society & Culture  (tags: guns, firearms, violence )

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As far as guns are concerned, the word "freedom" represents the "right" of white gun-owners to preserve white nationalism. The Second Amendment is a product of white settler colonialism, says author Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz in this exclusive interview.
Police Encourage Right-Wing Plans to Seize Jerusalems Al-Aqsa
Society & Culture  (tags: Al-Aqsa Mosque, Palestinian Center for Human Rights, Mustafa al-Mughrabi, israel, police attacks on Palestinians, occupation brutality-abuses, Jerusalem, religion, zionism, Donald Trump, Temple Movement, americans, abuse, usa, news, media, world )

- 15 hours ago -
The so called Temple movement, which has backers in Israels parliament and religious establishment, seeks to increase the number of Jews visiting the al-Aqsa mosque compound, one of the holiest sites for Muslims
Trump Hosts Disco Party Miles From Douglas High Massacre
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, hypocrisy, Republicans, GOP, tRump regime )

- 21 hours ago -
Two protesters chanting "no more guns" were removed from a Republican fundraiser in Key Biscayne after confronting Speaker of the House Paul Ryan about the mass shooting that happened days earlier and miles up the road.
10 Brutal Attacks On Prisoners By Prison Guards
Society & Culture  (tags: justice, prisons, jails, inmates, incarceration, cruelty )

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Guards can easily lose their tempers when dealing with unruly or mentally disturbed inmates, and they can frequently attack the prisoners without any repercussions.
School Walkouts, Sit-Ins Planned After Florida Shooting | Newsmax.Com
Society & Culture  (tags: gun violence, shootings, gun laws, sit-ins, walkouts, government, crime )

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The mass shooting at a Florida high school that left 17 people dead has sparked calls for walkouts, sit-ins and other actions on school campuses across the United States aimed at pushing lawmakers to pass tougher gun laws.
Student Who Survived Florida School Shooting Just Went Viral With Brutal Attack on Trump
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, guns, firearms, massacres, mass shootings, bloodbaths, slaughters )

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In the wake of the horrific mass shooting at Douglas High School in Parkland, FL, America was once again left struggling to sift through senseless violence in search of some way to move forward and prevent another of these all-too-common tragedies.
African Children Hear a Fiddle for the First Time and Their Reaction Is Priceless
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, ethics, freedoms, children, education, arts, activists, interesting, rights, society, Africa, fiddle, music, wonderful reaction, video )

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These children wonâEUR(TM)t have to meet the devil at a crossroads to bring their musical spirits to life âEUR" instead, a young woman became their angel when she started serenading the African kids with her fiddle. According to Paige Parks, the kids had...
Iceland Finally Getting Chabad House and Resident Rabbi - World Religion News
Society & Culture  (tags: goodnews, GoodNews, religion, europe )

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Feldman is all set to be the islandâEUR(TM)s first permanent rabbi. He will be accompanied by Mushky, his wife, originally from Sweden, and their two daughters. If all goes according to plan, the four will be settled in Reykjavik, the capital city of Iceland.

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