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Commend Russian Court for Supporting LGBT Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: Russia, LGBTRights, HumanRights, protests, RighttoProtest, LGBTprotests, RussianCourt, HumanRightsVictory )

BMutiny
- 19 hours ago - forcechange.com
A Russian city's ban on demonstrations for LGBT rights was recently overturned by a court, which declared the bans were illegal and an infringement on the rights of LGBT protesters. Support the judges for bravely taking a stand against injustice. YAY!
10 Reasons God Does NOT Exist (And Visa Versa)
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, beliefs, atheism, god, questions )

Nancy
- 15 hours ago - toovia.com
Another take on the greatest of all debates. This is a 2-Parter.
Israeli Mom's Invention Allows Disabled Kids to Walk for First Time
Society & Culture  (tags: children, child, family, goodnews, Israel, Harness, disabled )

Rob and J
- 1 day ago - unitedwithisrael.org
When told her son had cerebral palsy and would be confined to a wheelchair for the rest of his life, this Israeli mom decided she would spend years building a device that would allow him to stand on his legs and walk, just like everyone else.
VIRAL ACTIO NEEDED Stop WK 2018 Russia
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, corruption, death, law, internet, media, murder, family, dishonesty, world, violence, society, politics, rights, sadness, safety, travel, news, killing, cruelty, death, dogs, cats, conservation, animalcruelty, animalrights, animalwelfare, endan )

Kelly
- 3 hours ago - yousign.org
we all know what happend in Sochi! 2000 dogs and cats'll be killed for the Olympic Games (Sochi 2014)! Please help to stop this for 2018 WK
RIP: Writer Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Who Gave Voice To Latin America, Dies
Society & Culture  (tags: obituary, media, literature, Gabriel Garcia Marquez, culture, politics )

Cal
- 6 hours ago - npr.org
Latin American author Gabriel Garcia Marquez, who won the Nobel Prize in literature in 1982, died Thursday. He was 87. Garcia Marquez, the master of a style known as magic realism, was and remains Latin America's best-known writer.
Petition | Reinstate Mark Black at Santa Monica High School | Change.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, goodnews, government, health, humans, interesting, internet, law )

Susanne
- 4 hours ago - change.org
Mark Black, longtime science teacher and wrestling coach at Santa Monica High School, was attacked on April 4, 2014, by a student in his classroom.
NY Times Profile of Gazan Long Distance Runner Reveals Reality of Occupation
Society & Culture  (tags: Gazan, nader al-Masri, Palestine, long distance runner, Beijing Olympics, West Bank, freedom ofmovement, Israel blockade, repression, incitement, human rights, tyranny, apartheid regime, Free Gaza, end all us military aid to Israel )

Jess
- 1 day ago - mondoweiss.net
I was saddened to learn recently, that Nader al-Masri, the Gazan long distance runner, who represented Palestine in the 2008 Beijing Olympics by running in the 5000 kilometer race, had been denied entry into the West Bank.
Israeli Police Injure Dozens at Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa Mosque
Society & Culture  (tags: Al-Aqsa mosque compound, Jerusalem, Israeli police, abuses-aggression, rubber-coated bullets, wounded, Jewish sacrifices, iinfringement-trespass, provocations, Israel terrorism, Impunitystun grenade canisters, Passover, assault Palestinian worshipers )

Jess
- 1 day ago - english.al-akhbar.com
Israeli police wounded dozens of Palestinians were wounded in clashes that erupted Wednesday when Jerusalem's Al-Aqsa mosque compound was opened to Jewish visitors
Uphold WomenâEUR(TM)s Rights - ForceChange
Society & Culture  (tags: freedoms, activists, humans, rights, women, violence, culture )

Ramil Ros
- 8 hours ago - forcechange.com
Women activists briefly rejoiced when Egypt wrote a constitution that included women's rights.
Petition Update | The Rally Was a Success! Watch the Clip With a Message From Jayce.  · Change.Org
Society & Culture  (tags: abuse, activists, americans, arts, celebrity, child, children, corruption, crime, culture, death, dishonesty, education, environment, ethics, family, fashion, freedoms, gayrights, GoodNews, goodnews, government, health, humans, interesting, internet, law )

Susanne
- 4 hours ago - change.org
Thank you to everyone who came out and supported Jayce. We marched with and then stacked 14 boxes in front of the university to symbolize the 14,000 petitions that had been signed as of yesterday
Why We Do It
Society & Culture  (tags: palestinemarathon, right to freedom of movement, UN Human Rights, discrimination, roadblocks, israeli occupation, violations, end all us miltary aid to israel, free Palestine, racism, checkpoints, military zones, apartheid illegal wall, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - palestinemarathon.com
The right to movement is a basic human right as stipulated in Article 13 of the UN Human Rights Charter: Everyone has the right to freedom of movement.
VIDEO - Ireland and Palestine
Society & Culture  (tags: Ireland, Israeli oppression, Israeli illegal occupation, israel state terrorisim, Israel boycott, israel apartheid state, Palestinian human rights, freedoms, end the occupation of Palestine, Free Gaza, BDS, end all us miltary aid to israel, racism )

Jess
- 1 day ago - presstv.ir
This doc shows how the Palestinian and Irish people sympathized with each other, because both of them are struggling for freedom.
War, What Is It Good for For? These Four Things, Actually
Society & Culture  (tags: War, What's It Good For )

Michael
- 1 hour ago - defenseone.com
Tell that to the people suffering pain; deprivation in all its many forms in these war zones created by the PTB's thirst for global domination of everything. Vas yah der Charlie?
Israeli Arab Journalist Arrested Upon Return From Beirut Visit
Society & Culture  (tags: Israeli Arab journalist, Majd Kayyal, arrest, Gag order, discrimination violence, raid, freedom of movement-press, harassment-intimidation, activist writers, apartheid Israeli regime, protest vigil, haifa, release Majd Kayyal, safety, abuse, world )

Jess
- 1 day ago - haaretz.com
Gag order lifted on on investigation of Majd Kayyal, an activist who had been attending 40-year anniversary bash by Lebanese paper he writes for
Tree-Sitter Opts for Jail Time to Highlight Injustice of Tar Sands Industry
Society & Culture  (tags: free speech, peaceful protest, civil disobedience, tree-sitter, tar sands )

Laura
- 1 day ago - ecowatch.com
Jessica Clark, Michigan Coalition Against Tar Sands tree sitter, plead guilty to criminal trespass in a La Porte County courthouse yesterday and was sentenced to 26 days in prison for blocking construction of Enbridge's Line 6B tar sands pipeline ...
About The Fur Fre Retailer Program
Society & Culture  (tags: skin, fashion, modell, Fur free retailer program, international effort, consumers, shopping, choice, abuse, abused, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, animalcruelty, animalrights, animals, animalwelfare, conservation, crime, cruelty, death, dogs, endangered )

Susanne
- 1 day ago - furfreeretailer.com
The Fur Free Retailer Program is an international effort to give consumers accurate information about a retailer's fur policy, allowing consumers to make an informed choice when shopping.
Sen. Elizabeth Warren: A Worldview Shaped In Youth
Society & Culture  (tags: government, economy, politics, congress, americans, activists, culture, ethics, family, rights, society )

James
- 2 hours ago - imagineaworldof.blogspot.com
Sen. Elizabeth Warren Writes Of A Worldview Shaped In Youth April 18, 2014 - Interview Highlights - When she was a 12-year-old girl growing up in Oklahoma, Warren's father had a heart attack and could no longer work. Money was tight, and the family los
Veterans Administration Grants Management Services
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, government, obama, society, education )

James
- 1 hour ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Grant Information Easy To Find On New Webpage April 18, 2014 - Veterans and organizations serving Veterans can now find information on VA grant programs all in one place, on our new VA grants webpage.
   

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