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Stop the GOP's Drastic Cuts to Higher Education
Society & Culture  (tags: schools, education, students, colleges, Republicans, tax bills, petitions )

- 1 day ago -
The GOP is attacking higher education with their new tax plan. The long-term damage to higher education in our country could be devastating.
Validate Lawsuit Against Trump to Stop the Muslim Ban
Society & Culture  (tags: human rights, civil rights, bigotry, discrimination, prejudice, Trump regime, petitions )

- 22 hours ago -
The Supreme Court just allowed Trump's Muslim ban to go into full effect - while they are still deciding on it. So now Progressive groups are suing Trump in order to reverse this heinous decision.
Petition - Don't Arrest Teenage Girls for Becoming Pregnant
Society & Culture  (tags: tanzania, TEENAGE GIRLS, pregnancy, arresting, rape victims, abuses, Ethical Treatment, innocence, disgrace, Human Rights Violations, freedoms, Society and Culture )

- 10 hours ago -
Don't arrest pregnant schoolgirls and make them to testify in court. The fear of rape and abuse is so widespread in Tanzania that it causes many girls to drop out of school at an early age. On top of this, a new law imposed by President John Magufuli...
A Right-Wing Think Tank Is Trying to Bring Down the Indian Child Welfare Act Why?
Society & Culture  (tags: Native American, Child Welfare Act, Goldwater Institute, right wing think tanks )

- 1 day ago -
Native Americans say the law protects their children. Many tribal members fear that if Goldwater is successful, it could undermine the legal scaffolding of Native American self-determination. âEUR©
Anonymous Donor Buys Every Toy at Goodwill, Gives Them to Children For Free
Society & Culture  (tags: activists, americans, culture, education, ethics, children, internet, interesting, philanthropy, rights, society, news, humans, donor, toys, good guy, Colorado, video )

- 1 day ago -
For the last decade, this anonymous philanthropist has routinely bought out the entire childrenâEUR(TM)s section of Goodwill so each kid in the store could take home one gift for free. When asked why this Secret Santa does what he does, he simply said...
Petition - Rep. Kaptur: Take Back Victim-Blaming Comments
Society & Culture  (tags: victim blaming, sexual harassment, apologizing, inappropriate behavior, women's rights, Freedom of Expression, questionable behaviour, clothing, freedoms )

- 3 hours ago -
Demand lawmaker apologize for victim-blaming comment regarding sexual harassment. Ohio representative Marcy Kaptur said, publicly, that women's clothing choices are "an invitation" to sexual harassment, namely anything that reveals even a portion of...
Anonymous Donor Buys Every Toy at Goodwill, Gives Them to Children For Free
Society & Culture  (tags: GoodNews, goodnews, children, philanthropy )

- 1 day ago -
For the last decade, one man has made it his tradition to buy out the entire toy section of a Goodwill store so kids can take home the goodies for free.
Report: Over 700 Rohingya Children Killed By Myanmar Military
Society & Culture  (tags: ethics, crime, culture, Rohingya, children, death, human rights, child rights, world, racism, humans, news, religion, violence, children )

- 6 hours ago -
An estimate from Doctors without borders shows that at least 6700 refugees
Sign the Petition: Congress Must Act to End Child Hunger in the United States!
Society & Culture  (tags: child Hunger, food waste reduce, Poverty and Social Inequality, risks, health conditions, malnutrition, Safety of Children, responsibilities, politics, social security benefits, families in need, access to food, prevention, protection of the vulnerable )

- 18 minutes ago -
No child in America should face an empty plate. Yet 1 out of 6 kids in this country can't get enough to eat. The problem is solvable. By some estimates, we throw away half of all food grown, processed and transported in the United States.
School Shooting Survivors United By a Chain of Grief - and Hard Lessons Passed on
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, guns, shootings, mass murders )

- 2 hours ago -
School shootings didn't begin, or end, with Sandy Hook. Yahoo News looks at the aftermath of four of these tragedies and the lives they changed.
It Is December 14th: The Saddest Anniversary. And A Profoundly Shameful Day for America
Society & Culture  (tags: violence, guns, firearms, mass shootings, Sandy Hook )

- 2 hours ago -
This is a day when those brave parents and grandparents and uncles and aunts and children will wonder, once again, just what it will take to stop the NRA.
Stop Using Robots to Harass the Homeless!
Society & Culture  (tags: poverty, California, homelessness, robots, robotics, petitions )

- 2 hours ago -
The City of San Francisco is using robots to ward off the homeless. Ask them to focus on assisting the homeless and preventing homelessness.

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