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Family Values
Society & Culture  (tags: Mom, Loses, Court, Battle, Against, Son, Over, $5K, Bar, Mitzvah, Gift, family, values, Jordan, Zeidman, sued, mother )

Sam
- 1 day ago - yahoo.com
A 20-year-old was awarded $5,000 from his estranged mother this week after he sued her for the BAR MITZVAH MONEY she withheld for nearly eight years.
People Do Not Like Current Education Policies - So Why Do The Leaders Like It
Society & Culture  (tags: educational policies, American displeasure, no testing, all groups, lack of leadership, parents, teachers )

Dandelion
- 17 hours ago - ourfuture.org
A deeper look into the polling data finds the distaste is overwhelmingly true for blacks, whites and Hispanics, and among Republicans, Democrats, and independents.
Zoo Honors 2 Men Who Dedicated Lives to Saving Elephants
Society & Culture  (tags: zoo, elephants, conservation medals, san diego zoo global, activists, environment, humans, news, world )

Lone
- 22 hours ago - timesofsandiego.com
Two field biologists and researchers who dedicated their lives to saving elephants were awarded conservation medals Thursday by San Diego Zoo Global.
Carson's Plan Is Another, Poser Patriotic, Insult to Veterans
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, ethics, republicans, congress, americans, healthcare, healthcare, housing, violence, world, society, culture )

James
- 1 day ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
Republican presidential hopeful Ben Carson suggested eliminating the Department of Veterans Affairs in a talk radio interview Wednesday, leading to swift condemnation from one veterans group.
Serve To Unite
Society & Culture  (tags: Sikh Temple murders, Wisconsin, Serve 2 Unite, former white supremacist )

Dandelion
- 19 hours ago - serve2unite.org
In the wake of the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin shooting on Aug 5, 2012 Serve 2 Unite emerged in a spirit of defiance. The hate behind the murders was met with an ongoing practice of fearless creative compassion. Rooted in the principles of service to others
This Woman Ate Like A Prisoner For A Week - And Here Is What Happened
Society & Culture  (tags: prison, jails, incarceration, inmates, diets, food )

Freya
- 9 hours ago - yournewswire.com
Koster has spent most of his life in Michigan state prisons, being raised on prison food. He has seen the rise and fall of its quality - working as a prison kitchen worker.
Palestinian Islamic Jihad Planned Terrorist Attack at Josephs Tomb
Society & Culture  (tags: Josephs Tomb, planned terrorist attack, Palestinians, crime, death, ethics, terrorists, terrorism, murder, politics, religion, safety, society, violence )

Penny
- 1 day ago - investigativeproject.org
The Gaza~based Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist organization reportedly armed and directed the cell to carry out a bombing and shooting attack, featuring people associated with various Palestinian factions and demonstrating a high level of cohesion.
Israel Reveals "Delegitimization Department" to Spy on Boycott Activists
Society & Culture  (tags: Boycott from Within, BDS movement, occupation, Palestinian human rights, Gaza siege, media, news, usa, activists, americans, rights, freedoms )

Jess
- 1 day ago - electronicintifada.net
The delegitimization department was established as part of IsraelâEUR(TM)s response to a global public relations crisis in the wake its attack on the Mavi Marmara in 2010.
This Activist Is Connecting Young Native Americans Through The Power Of Words
Society & Culture  (tags: society, humans, education, abuse, politics, rights, ethics, culture, women, environment, family, children, arts, freedoms, government, law, GoodNews )

Michael
- 1 day ago - mtv.com
I've mentioned before that SD is the most racist state (I haven't been to three states). Native American knowledge has begun to imbue fire ecology, wildlife science and behavioral understanding, and much more - In a word? R-E-S-P-E-C-T
Palestinians Salute Black Solidarity, Call for Joint Struggle
Society & Culture  (tags: BNC, usa, news, Black for Palestine, Omar Barghouti, G4S, USA, mass incarceration, Mahmoud Najawaa, Black Lives Matter )

Jess
- 11 hours ago - electronicintifada.net
Palestinians have welcomed the declaration signed by more than 1,000 Black activists, artists and scholars in solidarity with the Palestinian people.
Videos: Brave Tamimi Women of Nabi Saleh Take Down Israeli Soldier Assaulting Injured Child
Society & Culture  (tags: Tamimi women of Nabi Saleh, occupation forces, West Bank, Palestinian human rights, landthefts-confiscation, endtheoccupation of Palestine, displacement, children, protests, family, world, usa )

Jess
- 11 hours ago - mondoweiss.net
A radical scene unfolded Friday after Israeli forces intercepted the weekly protest in the West Bank village of Nabi Saleh, Palestine against the illegal confiscation of their land
Trump 'Loves Vets, Hates the VA', Hasn't 'Sacrificed' a Dime For Either
Society & Culture  (tags: military, troops, war, republicans, ethics, americans, corruption, media, propaganda, violence, world, ethics )

James
- 2 hours ago - vato21stcentury.blogspot.com
"They did a poll recently - and I'm popular with the vets. They know I'll fix the VA. It's a disgrace. They are great people and treated very badly."
ISIS's Compounded Ignorance Is Criminal But Not a Theology
Society & Culture  (tags: religion, politics, legality, Islam, KKK, Christianity, slavery, human rights, power, abuse )

Evelyn
- 1 day ago - academia.edu
The question about whether ISIS is Islamic is the incorrect question to ask in the first place. Rather, we should ask whether ISIS's actions and legal reasoning are consistent with Islamic legal discourses
Tila Tequila Booted From Big Brother Over Saying Hiter Was a Good Man
Society & Culture  (tags: idiots, Godwin's Law, That German dude with the toothbrush mou )

Louise
- 10 hours ago - independent.co.uk
Tila Tequila has been removed from the Celebrity Big Brother house after it emerged that she had expressed her admiration of Adolf Hitler in a Facebook post. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hLQCA2h8kA
Phallic-Shaped Church to Get Fig Leaf - Daily KOS
Society & Culture  (tags: culture, religion, arts, design, concept, discovery, scientists, habitat, environment, human body )

Milde
- 2 hours ago - dailykos.com
Officials from the Christian Science Church in Dixon, Illinois are upset after a satellite image from Google Maps began to go viral, showing their new church had a rather unusual shape.
Bryce Casavant, Who Refused to Kill Bear Cubs, Removed From Conservation Service
Society & Culture  (tags: bear cubs, conservation service, removed, corruption, environment, ethics, humans )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - cbc.ca
Caretakers say bear cubs are putting on weight, good candidates for release into the wild
Recovery or Removal
Society & Culture  (tags: destruction, environment, healthconditions, politics, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty, habitat, government, health, philanthropy, police, society )

Cheryl A.
- 20 hours ago - commondreams.org
"How have federal, state and city policies affected the people of New Orleans? " Please watch this video...peace.
Iraq War Inquiry: 'Taxpayer-Funded Legal Support Available?'
Society & Culture  (tags: bush, bushadministration, cheney, republicans, congress, americans, ethics, war, government, iraq, lies, Govtfearmongering, propaganda, violence, world, culture )

James
- 9 hours ago - iraqwarinquiries.blogspot.com
Taxpayer-funded legal support available to individuals criticised by the Iraq war inquiry should be limited to help speed up the publication of the final report, a Conservative MP has said.
Mexico Adoption-for-Cash Scheme Took Babies From Mothers
Society & Culture  (tags: mexico, adoption, cash, child welfare official, babies, mothers, child, children, crime, humans, women, world )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - abcnews.go.com
A child welfare official in northern Mexico took at least nine babies from poor or drug-addicted mothers and offered them to adoptive parents in exchange for payments ranging from $5,000 to $9,000, authorities said Friday.
Federal Scientist Put on Leave Over Harperman Protest Song
Society & Culture  (tags: federal scientist, environment canada, investigation, protest song, Stephen Harper )

Lone
- 1 hour ago - cbc.ca
VIDEO A scientist with Environment Canada has been put on administrative leave with pay pending an investigation for creating a politically charged protest song about ousting Conservative Leader Stephen Harper.
The Illusion of Choice: 90% of American Media Controlled By 6 Corporations
Society & Culture  (tags: )

Walter L
- 33 minutes ago - wakingtimes.com
It is worth repeating again and again that the bulk of Americas mainline media is owned and controlled by a mere 6 corporations. This, of course, means that unless youâEUR(TM)re already consciously avoiding these mainline media sources, then most of the news
The CIA and the Media: 50 Facts the World Needs to Know
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Walter L
- 27 minutes ago - globalresearch.ca
Since the end of World War Two the Central Intelligence Agency has been a major force in US and foreign news media, exerting considerable influence over what the public sees, hears and reads on a regular basis. CIA publicists and journalists alike will as
   

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